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This Video Perfectly Describes Why It's Impossible To Remain Friends With An Ex

It's hard to be friends with your ex.<p>It can work in certain scenarios, but if you are still in love with the person who is no longer in love with …

Relationships

You Don't Need Someone Who Understands You, Just Someone Who Wants To

How do we know something is important to us? Things can be objectively important -- say to the world or life in general -- but, at the same time, …

Relationships

The Truth About Meeting Someone At The Wrong Time

Timing is something that none of us can seem to get quite right with relationships. We meet the person of our dreams the month before they leave to …

How Hans Wegner Redesigned The Chair 500 Times

A new exhibition celebrates the “King of Chairs” on the centennial of his birth.<p>“If only you could design just one good chair in your life,” famed Danish designer Hans Wegner was quoted as saying in 1952. “But you simply cannot.”<p>He wasn’t kidding: Wegner, one of Denmark’s most prolific designers, …

Design

A Handcrafted Wood Bench with No Hardware

Pretty obsessed with this handcrafted bench that Jason Frederick Fierst, of Fierst Design, made out of solid American walnut. The Eastside Bench’s …

Furniture

Insane Sculptural Furniture “Unzips” Before Your Eyes

Artist and designer Sebastian ErraZuriz creates what at first appears to be sleek, minimalist, Ikea-esque pieces of furniture, but there is more to them than meets the eye. In his recently published videos on Vimeo, he demonstrates that his “functional sculptures” are far more than what they …

8 Ways To Quit Your Day Job To Pursue Your Entrepreneurial Dream

I don’t know when the shift happened.<p>I went from thinking I could never quit my job, to sitting down with my boss and confidently informing her that …

Self-confidence

This Beijing Subway Now Has A Library Of Free E-Books For Passengers

Riders can stop playing Angry Birds and download something a bit more enriching.<p>On the subway in Beijing, as in most cities with underground Wi-Fi connections, commuters usually spend their rides mindlessly staring at their phones, scrolling through emails or playing games. But now riders on one …

Why Every Guy Always Has That One Girl He'll Never Forget About

Why does every man seem to have “<i>that one girl who got away</i>,” who lingers ominously around the depths of his dating history?<p>Simple: because we’re …

Relationships

The 18 Saddest Short Stories You’ll Ever Read—And They’re Only Two Sentences Each

They told me they could save either my wife or my son.<br>They were wrong.<p>After months of waiting he finally saw his wife.<br>He’d never been happier but he …

Why You Need To Know Your Own Soul Before You Look For A Soulmate

I’m a firm believer you can’t have a meaningful relationship with someone until you’ve had one with yourself. And you can’t possibly have one with …

Relationships

The 15 Most Attractive Things Boys Do

1. When they say something unexpectedly sweet that’s not cliche or a ploy to get you in bed. Something that is so honest it makes them a little …

5 Reasons Why You Can’t Get Over Your Almost-Relationship

1. There’s no closure.<p>Humans crave closure. There’s an inherent desire for it — all the stories we never learn the endings to, the movies we never …

Repurposed Macs, from Class to Crass

It is a shame that the Power Mac G5, and the first-generation Mac Pro, are these beautiful hunks of aluminum that have no present-day use. While the …

Track Down

New Age In Cooking

The Cyclone Cooking System is quite a contemporary take on existing burners and cook-tops. Integrating high-tech features, you can expect the …

The Power of Cooking

The EtKøkken (Akitchen) is a unique kitchen that consists of three stations: a water station, a block station and a fire station. In essence it’s a …

The Beauty And Pain Of Falling In Love With The Right Person At The Wrong Time

When I was about 18, I met a girl who changed my life. She opened my eyes to a part of the world – a part of life – that I didn’t know existed.<p>This …

Relationships

Cooking Table Project by Moritz Putzier

This <b>Cooking Table</b> project has won 2014 Interieur Award which will be presented at Biennale Interieur in Kortrijk, Belgium. The table becomes the …

Suprematist Sculptural Shelving

DSIGNIO’s Collage Collection is a system of shelving and cabinetry based on the Suprematist art movement (with a dash of Cubism and sprinkle of …

This Dad Captures Everyday Woodworking Projects in Mesmerizing Stop-Motion Process Videos

We're pretty big on process here at Core77—where other publications usually stick to pristine product shots, we like to show what goes on behind the …

Stop Motion

Stunning Wood Furniture Looks Like Its Tied in a Knot

Artisan Kino Guerin makes sturdy wood look as though it's as easy to tie as string. The beautifully-crafted furniture is a family affair – his wife, Elyse, sometimes helps in the fabrication of tables, shelving, and more. Guerin uses a variety of woods like walnut, zebrawood, and Wenge veneers, …

How To Rewire Your Brain For Greater Happiness

The bad news: Our brains are wired to be negative. The good news: You can train your brain to hold on to happiness in 10 seconds.<p>Wouldn’t it be awesome if we could hack into our own brains and rewire them to be happier?<p>Science has shown we actually can thanks to a phenomenon called …

Happiness

7 New Adult Authors Who Aren't Afraid To Take Risks

The New Adult genre burst onto the scene despite decades of publishing theory that said stories set during the "college-age years" were a literary dead zone. The authors who decided to self-publish rather than change their stories disagreed, and hordes of readers who gobbled those stories up proved …

The Mischievous Mrs. Maxfield - Chapter One: The Proposal

YOU ARE READING<p>The Mischievous Mrs. Maxfield<p>***The wrong girl is sometimes The Right One.*** Charlotte Samuels thought she'd be stuck waiting tables …

7 Artists Who Turn Thousands Of Tiny Pieces Into Something Amazing

This story is brought to you by vapor-distilled Smartwater, who found unique inspiration for their water by looking up to the sky. We hope the change …

5 Books To Last You Through The Rest Of 2014

You can never have too many book lists. I’ve got five books to cover you for the rest of 2014, because somehow it’s already (almost the end of!) …

To The Girls Who Have “Almost” Boyfriends

I know exactly what it is like to be you. You have a guy right? Or so you think. Maybe you have been “talking” for a while now, days, weeks, months, …

Your Brain On 6 Hours Of Sleep A Night

You’ve heard it before, probably from your mom: Make sure you get enough sleep.<p>But if you need a more scientific justification to turn in early (or give that night-owl neighbor a piece of your mind), AsapSCIENCE has you covered. The popular YouTube channel has a new video that explains the effects …

Sleep