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37 Of The Most Heartbreakingly Beautiful Lines In Literature

"Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt."<p><b>2.</b> "We accept the love we think we deserve."<p>– Stephen Chbosky, <i>The Perks of Being a Wallflower</i><p>Submitted by Carly Black, Facebook<p><b>3.</b> "Till I die and after I die, and when I find my way out of the land of the dead, I'll drift about forever, all my atoms, till …

My creative space

Artists and makers open the doors to their studios in an inspiring new book. Rich Cunningham takes a look inside<p>Sally Coulthard was inspired to write <i>Studio</i> by a barn on her North Yorkshire farm. It’s not the studio she uses herself for her work as an interiors and garden designer and writer – she …

Professor Smith Goes to Washington

In response to the new president’s stances on a range of issues, more scientists are preparing to run for political office.<p>For American science, the next four years look to be challenging. The newly inaugurated President Trump, and many of his Cabinet picks, have repeatedly cast doubt upon the …

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Stefano Boeri’s Urban Trees Grow in Milan

If you’re a fan of architecture and design, you might know the work of Stefano Boeri, first by his time as editor of <i>Domus,</i> the Italian architectural …

The Best Decorating Trends of 2016

As we approach 2017, it's fun to look back on the design trends that defined the past year. While some — like wood-look tiles — are just gaining momentum, others — like brass hardware — have peaked. Take a look at the 30 hottest trends of 2016 in the slideshow ahead – most are so stylish, we're …

Iconic Eames Lounge Chair gets special release in black twill

Celebrating 60 glorious years of a midcentury favorite<p>As far as we can tell, midcentury mania is still in full swing and with a new limited-edition release, Swiss furniture brand Vitra will offer fans another way to indulge in it. Indeed, Charles and Ray Eames’ iconic Lounge Chair, one of the most …

Meet the bibliotherapists who can cure your children ... with books

When Ella Berthoud and Susan Elderkin met as English Literature students at Cambridge University, they found a novel way of helping each other deal with life’s twists and turns. “We would recommend books when one of us was down in the dumps or needed a kick up the backside” recalls Elderkin. “The …

2,000 Watercolor Paintings Create a Haunting Animated Film

Berlin animation house Talking Animals has produced a stunning cautionary tale about trespassing in haunted mansions.<p>Anyone who's watched an 80s horror flick will tell you, "Don't enter the haunted house." Apparently no one told Bird or Lion, the protagonists of a new hybrid animation by Berlin …

Animation

5 Ways to Inspire Creativity and Build Strong Character in Your Children, According to a Top Psychologist

Conformity is dangerous. Here's how to teach children to think for themselves.<p>Whether it's doing things because "they've always been done that way" or because "everyone else is doing it," conformity can be very dangerous.<p>My wife and I work hard to instill the right values in our two small children. …

People Can't Stop Laughing At This Teen's Trick To Stop Wasting Money

"I once spent, like, $30 on pineapples."<p>Daniel, a community college student and stand-up comic from Los Angeles, told BuzzFeed News he is "notorious" for wasting money on the "dumbest things."<p>"I once spent, like, $30 on pineapples," he said.<p>Daniel said he got the idea after he lost his ID a few …

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10 Daily Routines For Honing Your Creativity

If your daily routine doesn’t get your creative juices flowing, consider adapting these habits of famously creative thinkers.<p>Creativity can be as elusive as it is rewarding. Inspiration usually lies just beyond the intellect’s reach, sparking our best work and sneaking away when we need it …

This Parisian Apartment Has the Most Creative Built-ins We've Ever Seen by Gessato

Renovated from an old Haussmannian building in Paris, the Arsenal Flat by h2o Architects is a truly unique approach to space-efficient housing. Once …

Interior Design

This algorithm is designed to measure the creativity of a painting

From Picasso’s "The Young Ladies of Avignon" to Munch’s "The Scream", what was it about these paintings that arrested people’s attention upon viewing …

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

The human mind is truly incredible, and we should all strive towards creating a tenacious memory we can rely on. Many lucrative professions or …

Jim Morrison

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Books | For the Coffee Table + Beyond

I'm always on the lookout for ways of displaying books, especially as my collection grows. Even though I love the idea of stacking them up on the …

Adidas Partners with Conservationists to Create Shoes Made out of Ocean Trash

Sports retailer Adidas recently teamed up with a conservation organization called Parley for the Oceans to put the ocean's overwhelming amount of trash to good use. In a world's first prototype, the two groups created a shoe whose upper construction was harvested from ocean plastic and illegal …

Sustainability

Genius idea turns Albert Einstein's handwriting into a font

Soon, you'll be able to write like a genius without actually being one.<p>Typographer Harald Geisler from Frankfurt, Germany wants to turn Albert …

Daniel Arnold Was Let Loose on the Met Gala

The street photographer Daniel Arnold brought his camera to the Met Gala. Here, the party of the year through his lens.

Met Gala

These Are My Confessions: What Diary-Keeping Means In An Age Of Oversharing

Heidi Julavits felt trapped. While vacationing in Germany with a friend, she reluctantly set out on a drive up a narrow, icy road. The further they travelled, the steeper and riskier the climb became. Terrified by her inability to change course -- the road had shrunken to the narrow width of the …

Books

How Anyone Can Turn Into A Creative Genius

A few years ago I was invited to give a TED talk about crowdsourcing. When I started to prepare for the talk, I brainstormed ways I could share my ideas in a more creative and engaging manner. When I hit a roadblock in my thinking, I turned to my crowd of friends and followers on Facebook and …

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Milan Design Week 2015: COS + Snarkitecture

NYC-based design firm Snarkitecture and Swedish clothing retailer COS collaborated on a striking project for Salone del Mobile at this year's Milan Design Week. The installation—made up of thousands of white, individually cut ribbons—allows for exploration of a cavernous space, but the material …

Modern Art
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Intricate Stitched Portraits of People by Maria E. Pieres

Colombia-born Los Angeles-based artist Maria E. Pieres uses traditional needlepoint to create intricate works of modern art. Her portraits of people are comprised of detailed stitch patterns. Each of her subjects, which range from close friends to new acquaintances, sat for the artist as she …

Art

NeSpoon dolls up urban centers with large-scale lace street graffiti

1/7<p>Nespoon<p>Polish artist NeSpoon brought her lace-inspired art to the streets of Perth in one of her latest assignments. Her large-scale works, which …

Untitled Document

The Story of Books & Books<p>“I cannot sleep unless I am surrounded by books.” <br>- Borges<p>This is the story of how one bookstore, Books & Books, has been …

Publishing