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This Tiny Farmhouse on Wheels Makes 250 Square Feet Look Lavish

If the tiny home movement and <b>Fixer Upper</b> fandom had a lovechild, it would be this 250-square-foot mobile farmhouse, built by Handcrafted Movement founder Matt Impola. With more than a decade of construction experience, Matt's new venture focuses on creating one-of-a-kind pieces that celebrate …

Farmhouses

The Psychology of Logo Design: Shape

If handled correctly, a logo can be the most powerful tool for a designer when promoting a brand. However, when all they have to work with is shape …

Smart, sexy, and never self-righteous: how one luxury startup does social responsibility right

In today’s fashion industry, a social mission is a highly effective branding tool. Eyewear company Warby Parker, which contributes a pair of glasses to someone in need for every pair it sells, sold half a million pairs of glasses in 12 months. In August, Bain Capital bought half of the Toms shoe …

Human Rights

Five top business ideas that made millions fast

According to Paul Graham, investor and founder of Y Combinator, the best way to get a winning business idea is to not think of any. Instead, you …

How to Get “High” Without Drugs

<b>Binaural Beats</b> are the products of two different sounds in harmony; they produce sounds that are only heard by the brain. The effect of this can be …

The Camus Collection Transcends Time To Become Art

Every furniture collection and designer piece is special and unique in one way or another. Not all, however, are as priceless as the Camus series. …

NASA's Antarctic Flyover Reveals Melting Continent

Global Warming

70s Airstream trailers restored into sci-fi-inspired rooftop lodging

Pretty in pink<p>Last month, a 24-trailer-strong “Airstream hotel” opened in the redwoods of Northern California, becoming the second outpost for Santa Barbara-based startup AutoCamp. Now, Aussie firm FMSA Architecture has brought the hype to the central business district of Melbourne, where a fleet …

When Droplets Create Space: A Look at Liquid Architecture

Throughout the past century, architecture's relationship with water has developed along a variety of different paths. With his “Fallingwater” house, …

Furniture Design

A sheepskin is thrown onto this Scandinavian rocking chair in Haus P, designed by Studio Yonder für Architektur und...<p>The limited-edition LC4 CP chaise longue, based on Perriand's original LC4, indtroduced in 1928.<p>What Drives Us: (3) Modernity Modernism in design was born as a means toward social …

Furniture

How This Million-Dollar Fashion Startup Is Helping African Entrepreneurs Stay in Business

Tom Cridland sells a $100 "Entrepreneur's Shirt"--guaranteed to last 30 years. Five percent of sales will go to a charity that supports small business owners in Uganda, Malawi, South Africa, Ghana, and South Sudan.<p>Two years ago, Tom Cridland decided to start a sustainable clothing business on a …

Business Strategy

Millennials Are Gonna Love This: Design Your Own LaCroix Can

Take your love of LaCroix to an entirely new level.<p>If you know a thing or two about employee morale, you understand exactly what consistently keeps the millennial workforce happy and hardworking. Nope, not cash bonuses or work-from-home days. Access to unlimited LaCroix. Delicious, effervescent, …

Stranger Things

The future of money

What happens when the way we buy, sell and pay for things changes, perhaps even removing the need for banks or currency exchange bureaus? That's the …

Digital Currency

The 'Balloon Chair' Will Elevate Your Home Decor Game

Japanese design studio h220430 takes furniture design to soaring new heights.<p>Taking a page from Larry Walters' schematics notebook, Japanese design studio h220430 takes an uplifting approach to their newest seating design, <i>Balloon Chair</i>. Seemingly suspended in midair, the wall-mounted seat isn't …

Furniture