Rachel Schweikhard

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12 Luxe Living Room Designs

Living rooms that turn up the glitz and glam.<p>From button-tufted sofas to blue-lacquered walls, these living rooms turn up the glitz and glamour.

StartupVitamins – Motivational Posters for only $18!

StartupVitamins – Motivational Posters.<p>Check out these well designed motivational posters from StartupVitamins! The poster series includes wise words …

Graphic Design

GDC's alternative arcade: a gallery of crazy, homemade game controllers

The idea of the gamepad is so entrenched in our mind, it's easy to forget that there are <i>other</i> ways to play video games. No, we're not talking about the PC gamer's keyboard and mouse, or even the traditional arcade stick -- but custom, purpose built controllers made to augment a specific experience. …

10 Ultra Glamorous Bathrooms

Bathrooms fit for movie stars.<p>From crystal chandeliers to mirrored vanities, these bathrooms are fit for a movie star.

Asterix: A Family of Geometric Brass Chandeliers

Melbourne-based lighting designer Christopher Boots recently launched a series of lights called ASTERIX. Boots decided to explore four geometric …

11 Fresh Bedroom Trends in 2014 You Must See

The bedroom; one of the most sacred rooms of the house and one of the rooms where we spend the most time (even if it’s to <i>merely</i> sleep). It can also …

A Soho Dream Loft (Where Everything Is for Sale)

Online boutique The Line–purveyors of simple, soignee (and undeniably pricey) fashion, furniture, and even toothpaste–have opened The Apartment, a …

Interior Design

Southern Chic at SCAD

Nestled amongst Victorian architecture and charming cobblestone streets of the oldest city in Georgia, Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) is truly a hidden gem of the south, bursting with diverse culture and remarkable style. The privately owned college was founded in 1978 and today has …

Three-Ring Service: Stackable 3-in-1 Condiment Holder

This interesting device bears a passing resemblance to a child’s ring-stacking toy, but it is far more sophisticated. The Stackable table set from …

Avant-garde

Daily Inspiration #1690

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Top Pin of the Day: A Sophisticated Entryway

Today's top pin is a stylish entryway with a lacquered dresser and a translucent door. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest.<p>A consignment-shop dresser suddenly became sophisticated enough for this Los Angeles foyer after designer Michael Berman had it lacquered in ecru. He …

Daily Inspiration #1680

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Before & After: A Closet Becomes a Stylish Home Office

From an overlooked storage spot to a stylish workspace.<p>Think you don't have enough space for a home office? With a little time and a few low-cost finds, cluttered two-by-six-foot closet was transformed into a functional workspace blooming with inspiration.<p>Pretty design elements paired with smart …

Girl On Fire: Fall's 10 Prettiest Red Polishes

Here are our favoritesfrom classic takes to on-trend variations of the go-to shade.<p>Nails are (still) having a moment. And while exotic hues and graphic details are fun, nothing is more chic come fall than a red mani. Here are our favorites—from classic takes to on-trend variations of the go-to …

Playfully Adorable Illustrations That Will Make You Smile

Kuala Lampur, Malaysia-based artist Lim Heng Swee loves to doodle. With a bright attitude towards life, he creates adorable illustrations that are playfully paired with funny phrases and word puns. He brings ordinary objects like sheets of paper, pieces of fruit, and pairs of pants alive with …

Cute

Live visuals from Tycho’s “Montana” - The Fox Is Black

Electronic musician and graphic designer Tycho is well known for his chilled out music but his incorporation of live visuals in his shows. To get …

Evocative Black and White Landscapes by Derek Toye

Ontario-based Derek Toye captures incredibly contemplative landscapes in this ongoing series of black and white photographs. In each shot, he finds peaceful places that offer a moment of reflection upon nature. He narrows in on a single tree or an isolated pathway to produce stark compositions that …

Photography

Japanese Taxi Driver Takes Multiple Exposures While Looking for Passengers

Taxi driver Issui Enomoto captures unique multiple exposure photographs of Yokohama, Japan and its residents as he drives around at night looking for passengers. He always keeps his camera with him in his taxi so that he can shoot various scenes of the town as they strike him. For this series …

Japan

Notable Contemporary Design Approach: Mariam House in Valencia, Spain

Architects <b>Antonio Altarriba</b> envisioned Mariam House, a 510 square meter residence showcasing a contemporary design approach and located in Valencia, …

Top Pin of the Day: A Stair Hall Gallery Wall

Today's top pin is a stair hall filled with art. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest.<p>In a Brooklyn townhouse designed by Miles Redd, the stair hall functions as a gallery. Carpet from ABC Carpet & Home.

Breathtaking Views of The Bay Lights by David Yu

Artist Leo Villareal's monumental light installation, The Bay Lights, has now been up since March of 2013. The incredible light project spans 1.8 miles wide and 500 feet high, making it the world's largest LED light sculpture. While many people have taken photos of it, one photographer, named David …

Twin Peaks

Meditative Moments of Solitude Expressed in Black and White

Self-taught photographer Miro Simko captures strikingly secluded moments in his series entitled <i>Solitariness</i>. Each photo features a single car, truck, or person moving along an empty highway or a deserted back road. The strong contrast between one long strand of road and a single subject creates a …

Black & White Photography

Beautiful Houses: Rockledge Residence

This week we will show you the beautiful Rockledge Residence in Laguna Beach, California, a project by Horst Architects and interior design firm Aria …

Amazing Ballpoint Pen and Gold Leaf Drawings by Rebecca Yanovskaya

Toronto-based artist Rebecca Yanovskaya recently completed the second piece in her <i>Winged</i> series of ballpoint pen and gold leaf drawings on Moleskine. Called <i>Descent of Man</i>, the bowing angel took the artist about two weeks to fully create. It's the sequel to the first piece shown below called <i>Ascent</i> …

Art

The Creepy Visual Art of Eric Lacombe

Creepy Acrylic Portraits.<p>A selection of acrylic paintings by French artist Eric Lacombe. His paintings often show distorted ghastly faces, which …

Art

LifeCross Traffic Light Pole Can Keep Rescue Equipment and First Aid Kit

Nowadays, car market in China is booming, thanks to many affordable cars made available to Chinese people. This trend also means the increase in …

Incorporated

Best of Bathroom Concepts in 2013

When you got you go…you got to go! But after you’re done and take stock of your environment, then it really sinks in, are you using a classy bathroom …