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These Are Pantone's Spring 2018 Colour Predictions—We Like Them

The spring/summer 2018 shows have now wrapped up, and it's time for editors, buyers, stylists and other industry experts to start analysing the …

Psychology Says This 1 Thing Is Absolutely Critical for Achieving Your Goals

We all need a little help when it comes to achieving our goals--so avoid this self-defeating tendency.<p>Breaking news--persevering in the face of adversity is <i>hard</i>. I mean like trying to get the drawstring back out of the hole in your sweatpants hard.<p>There's a reason why only eight percent of us …

These are the highest quality apps and games right now, according to Google

Google introduced its Android Excellence collections in June. This was a new take on its Editor’s Choice category of the Google Play Store, highlighting what Google believes to be the best apps and games available at the moment.<p>The fall selection of Android Excellence titles, which were picked …

Apps

Google logo sparks 'correct design' debate

Back in September 2015, Google waved goodbye to the serifed logo that had served it well for years. In its place was a chunkier, sans-serif typeface, …

Graphic Design

10 Tips for Creating a Job-Winning Design Portfolio

We recently opened up our lovely new home to college students from AIGA West Michigan to host their annual student portfolio review, <i>WIP It Into …

West Michigan

Fontabulous Font Bundle

26 Fontabulous Fonts – 99% Off.This extensive collection includes a handpicked selection of 26 high quality fonts well suited for a wide range of …

Typography

Learn 10 Photoshop Tricks & Hidden Features in 20 Minutes with This Helpful Tutorial (VIDEO)

Photoshop is such a comprehensive tool that it offers a wide array of capabilities that are unfamiliar to many photographers. Thanks to this …

2016: The Year in Cartoons

What a year! It’s definitely been one year, and a calendar year has passed since last year. When I look back on all the great things that happened in 2016, my mind’s eye conjures up an image of a vast desert, completely devoid of life. And my mind’s eye is filled with sand, too—it tries to shed a …

Tiny houses in 2016: more tricked-out and eco-friendly

Possibilities are endless even in a tiny house<p>Another year in our housing-crunched yet sustainability-minded world means another year of folks exploring down-sized lifestyles in tiny homes. Used for everything from housing the homeless to short-term rentals to, yes, full-time residences, these …

Street art selfies in Paris

In an amazing juxtaposition of old and new, French street artist JR has taken over Le Pantheon, covering its ceiling, floor and cupola in a sea of black-and-white portraits.<p>Until 5 October, a collage of thousands of larger-than-life self-portraits will cover Neoclassical mausoleum Le Pantheon in …

France

10 Designers' Guest Bedrooms

Nothing says "welcome" like a great guest bed.<p>Nothing says "welcome" like a great guest bed. Ten designers show us how they treat their visitors to a good night's sleep.

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Badass Birthday: Barcodes Turn 40

Today in Things-We-Take-for-Granted history: Barcodes turn 40! The now ubiquitous barcode has a slightly convoluted origin story—automated checkout …

Mesmerising Ads Displays The Detail In Designer Fashion

We all know that luxury items have luxury prices, but what are we really paying for? This revealing new commercial from Dolce and Gabbana highlights …

Unnerving Self Portraits of an Artist Falling to His Death

I couldn't help but feel a slight wave of panic when I first found these photos by Kerry Skarbakka<p>Though I know the man is a professional at staging …

Tears Under A Microscope Look like Maps to Another World

Ever wonder if tears of laughter and tears of grief look different on the microscopic level? Well, they actually do.<p>Thanks to photographer and tear …

People That Actually Look Like Food

To celebrate a local annual food festival, digital retoucher and photographer Brandon Voges created this amusing series of food-related portraits as …

Addictive Tumblr Series: Beyoncé & Jay-Z As Famous Artworks

I'm going to give you a fair warning: this tumblr series is highly addictive.<p>Don't blame me when find yourself scrolling through the whole thing and …

Unique Shadows That Tell A Different Story

Who doesn’t love a good shadow puppet?<p>Like Peter Pan who couldn’t get his shadow to stick, the subjects of these photographs can’t get theirs to …

Roll Up, Roll Up To The Incredible Ant Theatre

What if I told you there is an incredibly vibrant arts scene going on under your very feet?<p>Well it’s true.<p>Russian photographer Andrey Pavlov has …

10 Images That Will Surprise & Entertain You

Iconic film director Stanley Kubrick gets personal, toys from the depths of Hell, people that actually look like plates of food (who would have …

Super Cute Fat Cat Implanted Into Famous Artworks

There’s a million and one cats who have made it big on the ‘net with varying degrees of worthiness.<p>I’m usually the last person to share a cat meme... …

Time Lapse Of Earth From Above Is The Answer To All Your Problems

For those of you who never quite grew out of your dream to become an astronaut, this video is a quick refuel moment. Put on your space helmet and …

Dark And Surreal Images From Your Worst Nightmares

Have you ever had a bad dream so vivid you were scared to fall asleep again?<p>Welcome to your worst nightmare.<p>In a twisted David Lynch-inspired series, …

Photographer Proves There's Magic At The Bottom Of The Garden

Russian artist & photographer Vyacheslav Mishchenko's main subject matter of snails, ants, frogs and other insects may not seem very beautiful to …

'The Guardians of Time' Are Beautiful Yet Ghostly Sculptures

With his timeless installations “guardians of time“, the thoughtful and versatile media and light artist Manfred Kielnhofer shows that since the …

Outrageous Entries From The Beard & Moustache Championships

These days, beards are the international symbol of the hipster.<p>Growing in their kilometres, these wiry rugs of goodness hang off men (and some …

Sniper Elite 3 live stream

A sniper's lot is presumably a lonely one, up on a hillside or deep in brush somewhere covered in camouflage gear and trying to avoid needing the …

19 Shining Examples of Light Trails Photography

Light trails are an ever-popular photographic treat. The long, flowing streams of illumination can add some serious flair to just about any night …