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TunesHolic

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IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Got Short Hair Shamed by My Best Friend

I nearly choked on my margarita when Katrina* said it.<p>“I haaaaated your short hair,” she said with a laugh, drawing her words out for dramatic emphasis. “It looked so bad. You looked like a boy.”<p>I did? I felt my face turning hot and red. Why had no one else told me this?<p>“Don’t ever cut it like that …

Frédéric Fekkai's Ultimate Guide to Pixie Cuts

On season two of The Face, Tiana Zarlin beat out 11 lush-haired hopefuls for a megacontract with Frédéric Fekkai—a name synonymous with full-bodied, bouncing glamour-girl hair. How did the pixie rise above the pack? We think it's all about her cropped cut.<p>With her delicate features, magnetic gaze, …

Stop Everything & Check Out Selena Gomez With A Pixie Cut

<b>Update:</b> Okay, so Selena Gomez didn't <i>actually</i> chop her hair into a pixie (April Fools'!). But, we thought it'd be fun to imagine a world in which she …

Justin Bieber is Jared Leto’s Haircut Twin

When Justin Bieber arrived on the MTV VMA red carpet with a dramatic new ‘do, he made it clear that his experimental phase is far from over. The musician, who went platinum, (and yes we mean blonde), last year, has come a long way since his bowl-cut days, but why stop now? Another head-turner that …

15 Breathtaking Locations You Can Explore With Google Street View

Leaving the street behind, Google's photographers have visited some of the world's most incredible locations, capturing beautiful panoramic photos along the way.<p>From underwater research bases and submarines to underground salt mines and luxury airliners in the sky, you're guaranteed to see …

Google Street View

This Scientist Is Building A Robot Version Of Himself, And It's The Most Uncanny Thing Ever

Ishiguro is the director of the Intelligent Robotics Laboratory in Osaka, Japan and one of the world's leading roboticists. For nearly a decade, Ishiguro has dedicated his life to creating the most lifelike android possible.<p>Once at the lab, Whitton was struck by the casualness of Ishiguro's …

Robotics

Famous Album Artwork Extends Beyond the Edges to Reveal Funny New Perspectives

If you ever wondered what existed beyond the edges of a music album cover, now's your chance to find out. For this series called <i>Album Covers–The Bigger Picture</i>, web design studio Aptitude was inspired by famous artwork from bands and musicians like Nirvana, Fatboy Slim, and Michael Jackson. Clever …

Michael Jackson

Articles about vintage concrete and color palo alto home see through pool wall on Dwell.com - Dwell

Sam Yates will paint the town Palo Alto, once he figures out what color that is.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.<p>A traditional floor plan gets a minimalist update, complete with a classic porch.<p>After a few …

Architecture

"2D or not 2D" Photos by Alexander Khokhlov

With the help of makeup artist Valeriya Kutsan, Alexander Khokhlov has put together this series of modern-art inspired photos of models with their …

These Disney Character Selfies Beat Kim K. At Her Own Game

Come Halloween, the streets will be flooded with Elsa lookalikes reaching out their arms to take a selfie. Until then, however, you needn't wonder …

Delightful Penguin Cover for Your Floor Sweeper Makes Cleaning More Fun

If your household chores are feeling a little lackluster, then try adding some pizzazz with this adorable cover that's meant to accompany your floor-wipe sweeper. It's shaped like a penguin and fits through the handle of the cleaning device, transforming it from the conventional into the …

Cleaning

Hard-hitting, Graphic Images Record the TB Epidemic in Ukraine

Ukrainian photographer Maxim Dondyuk spent two years in Ukraine documenting the lives and stories of the people who were affected by Tuberculosis, …

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Easily Replace The Sky in Your Photos Using The Gradient Tool

In my previous article, I talked about how powerful luminosity masks are in blending multiple exposures. However, using the same exposures as last …

Colorful Paper Art Arrangements Convey Ten Principles of Design

Every good graphic designer knows that there are certain fundamental rules to follow when creating something new. Turkish graphic designer Efil Trk decided to visually communicate these ideas through her series, entitled <i>The Principles of Design</i>.<p>For each poster, Trk arranged a clean, geometric paper …

Paper Craft

Color Thesaurus, A Visualization of the Various Names for Common Colors

To aid her writing, author and artist Ingrid Sundberg has created Color Thesaurus, a visualization of a variety of names for common colors. The …

Taíde House was built over the granite walls of a family's original residence

This Portuguese house has been completely transformed by architects Rui Vieira Oliveira and Vasco Manuel Fernandes, with a new structure that rests …

Lucinda Grange explores off limit locations

View Gallery<p>Where others see impossibility, 25-year-old photographer, Lucinda Grange sees an opportunity to rise. As much intrepid as she is brimmed …

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Become the walking bread in new simulator game

What's better than sliced bread? How about a game that simulates the life of a slice? The game I Am Bread shows "one slice of bread's epic and emotional journey as it embarks upon a quest to become toasted," as stated on its YouTube page.<p>From the creators of Surgeon Simulator, Bossa Studios brings …

Transparent House Consists of Alternating Levels Connected by Multiple Staircases

Located near Omiya Station in Saitama, Japan, the <i>S-House</i> is a transparent home with an extraordinary, avant-garde geometric structure. Created by Tokyo-based practice Yuusuke Karasawa Architects, the two-story building is split into five levels of wall-less rooms connected by over a dozen …

Architecture

Open House Chicago: The City Behind Closed Doors

Modern style and lesser-known sites on display during Chicago Architecture Foundation's signature event.<p>When you're a city like Chicago—boasting a city planning CV with the likes of Daniel Burnham, Stanley Tigerman, and Jeanne Gang—a simple stroll through downtown can provide a survey course on …

Water

Conceptual Illustrations by Davide Bonazzi

Davide Bonazzi’s conceptual illustrations.<p>Davide Bonazzi is an Italian illustrator who lives in Bologna where he was born in the year of 1984. After …

The Arts

26 Stunning Images You Won't Believe Were Found On Google Street View

He created a Tumblr, 9-eyes — named after the 9 cameras Google Street View uses— where he curates the best images he finds.<p>Rafman says sometimes he picks a location and "just wanders," captivated by what he sees.<p>He also doesn't document where exactly the photos were taken.<p>He told The New York Times …

Google Street View

3D printing creates film without film

As our technologies increasingly move towards digitisation, perhaps the old techniques are becoming lost to younger generations. Take film. Although we still refer to motion pictures as "films", it is not often that we see film any more: we shoot moving images on our smartphones, watch films on …

Pictures of the Week 10.16.14

Hong Kong

A Reporter Trapped On The 'Ebola Cruise' Is Tweeting The Truth About It

A reporter is tweeting photos and updates from the Carnival cruise ship that turned around after the captain announced that someone on board might have been exposed to a Texas Ebola patient's fluids.<p>It's a pretty scary situation, but Eric Lupher, of Denver TV station KMGH, says that everyone on …

Disease