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One of This Season's Hottest Hair Trends Costs Nothing to Re-Create

There's no such thing as a free lunch, but there are a select few free beauty trends. Don't get us wrong: we'll gladly spend our entire paycheck to attain a banging double process hair color (hello, buttered rose gold). But there is a special kind of happiness when a specific hair part becomes all …

5 small-client rebrands that attracted big attention

In recent years, a whole string of rebrands for major companies have made the internet fizz with discussion. DesignStudio's work for Airbnb and …

9 Bedroom Curtain Ideas to Add Instant Style to Your Space

Found: the one décor item you can add to your bedroom for a better night's sleep (and an instantly more stylish space). You guessed it—we're talking …

Home

5 Home Items to Ditch If You Want to Be More Stylish

Styling a home is much like putting together an outfit. Some people just seem to have a knack for combining pieces that look effortlessly cool while …

Home Decorating

The best foundation you can buy for beautiful skin

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Shutterstock/Business Insider</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>We all want an even, healthy, and glowing complexion. Unfortunately, Mother Nature or your …

5 Time-Saving Beauty Products New Moms Will Love

<i>Ruth Crilly, model, blogger, busy mom, and co-founder of the Colab dry shampoo brand, shares her five favorite time-saving beauty products.</i><p>In the …

This panoramic photo technique captures the full breadth of Italy’s incredible architecture

There’s no denying the dramatic and old-worldly beauty of Italian architecture like the Old Palace in Florence or Banchi Square in Genoa. These stunning feats of design are iconic and beloved landmarks, often acting as focal points in a city’s architectural landscape. Unsurprisingly, they’re on …

How to Determine a Graphic Design Hourly Rate

01<p>of 07<p>The Importance of a Graphic Design Hourly Rate<p>Setting a graphic design hourly rate is often considered a difficult process, but it must be …

Selena Gomez Reveals a Surprise Kidney Transplant Surgery on Instagram

Aside from premiering a few music videos earlier this summer and some sweet street style couple moments with her beau, The Weeknd, Selena Gomez has largely been out of the spotlight the past couple of months, a choice many attributed to her desire to preserve some of her mental energy, a decision …

Pop Music

FireSigns: a semiotic theory for graphic design

Semiotics is the study of signs and significations, and as graphic designers we create visual signs (dubbed in the book as “FireSigns”) that are …

Graphic Design

Meth, coke and oil: A drug boom in the Texas shale patch

MIDLAND, Texas (Reuters) - When Joe Forsythe returned to the West Texas oilfields last year after a stint in a drug rehab facility, he figured he had beaten his addiction to methamphetamine.<p>The 32-year-old rig worker and equipment handler lasted about a year before relapsing.<p>"It's easy to get back …

Oil

Rio Olympic committee chief Carlos Alberto Nuzman paid $2 million bribe, police allege

The head of Brazil's Olympic committee allegedly paid a $2 million bribe to secure votes for Brazil. The allegations came as police revealed a …

Tiny home meets treehouse in this angular backyard extension

Fun!<p>Combining the crafty, floating glory of treehouses with the small-space creativity of tiny homes, this detached “extension” in Brisbane, Australia is an inventive take on adding living space in the backyard.<p>Rising right beside a large tree, the wedge-shaped dwelling aims to add function without …

Small Spaces

Google’s OnHub Gets New Smarthome Functionality via If This Then That

Google’s OnHub router has been a bit of a mystery since it debuted last Fall. Though marketed as a sleek and powerful wireless hub, it includes a ton …