Jeffrey C.R.

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22 Things That Happen When Two Gay Men Live Together

"Can you please block 'masc hot dad' on Grindr because I saw him first."

Amazon ruined our “gayborhood”: Tech-bros are swallowing up Seattle’s Capitol Hill — are LGBT districts across the country endangered?

Rainbow flags turn to NFL banners as former bastions of queer culture transform into playgrounds for rich straights<p>“They’ve taken an area that was formerly a home for gay people, for queer people, for artists,” says John Criscitello while showing me around Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood, “and …

When, Exactly, Did Pride Become A Party For Straight Teens?

This is not going to be a long-winded essay, because the question has been asked for years now and the answer is pretty simple. When did LGBT Pride, …

LGBTQI

EL James gets burned on Twitter with the #AskELJames hashtag

How the Rainbow Flag Became an Icon of LGBT Rights

While the nation awaits a Supreme Court ruling that could establish same-sex marriage as a constitutional right, the rainbow flag — a symbol for LGBT …

LGBTQI

CITY SHAPES Cocktail Trays

These beautiful trays feature the <i>City Shapes</i> artwork of London-based designer <b>Yoni Alter</b>. Handmade from birchwood and laminated with a food-safe …

Try Reading This Font And You’ll Better Understand What Dyslexia Is Like

By subtracting significant chunks from Helvetica, Daniel Britton’s font aims to raise awareness.<p>Good font design can’t cure dyslexia. But it can raise awareness.<p>In his last year as a student at the London School of Communications, designer Daniel Britton was diagnosed with dyslexia. When Britton …

Typography

Gothic Yohji Yamamoto 2015 Fall/Winter "Phantom" Accessories Collection

Famed japanese designer Yohji Yamamoto has unveiled a new range of small accessories and jewellery<p>Famed japanese designer Yohji Yamamoto has unveiled a new range of small accessories and jewellery for the 2015 fall/winter season. Drawing inspiration from gothic characteristics which were prevalent …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>GQ’s editors select the menswear, accessories, sneakers, and more worth your disposable income.<p>16 Photos3 days agoView More<p>Long Reads<p>Who is …

A History Of The World's Most Famous Sunglasses

We define so many icons and celebrities through their eyewear choices. When we think Audrey Hepburn, we think oversized cat-eyes. Nowadays, we expect …

Audrey Hepburn

Brandi Carlile Talks Secret Vocal Weapon of New Album

Brandi Carlile isn’t the only member of Brandi Carlile.<p>For more than a decade, the big-voiced roots-rocker has shared the road with twin brothers …

Music

A Look Inside the Opening of "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty"

For the next six months, the “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” exhibition will be taking place at<p>For the next six months, the “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” exhibition will be taking place at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, paying homage to the mysterious and creative mind of the …

Queen of the Night

A dark take on spring florals.<p><b>The inspiration:</b> Meghan Collison in “Living Large.” Photo by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, styled by Edward Enninful; W Magazine September 2012.

Detailed Colored Pencil Drawings of Flora and Fauna by Marco Mazzoni | Colossal

<p>For most of us, a sketchbook is a playground of ideas, random thoughts, and plenty of mistakes. For Milan-based artist Marco Mazzoni it’s a place …

Drawing

This Photographer Makes Famous Buildings Look Like Portals To Heaven

Architecture photographer Hélène Binet is a true painter of light.<p>For the past 25 years, Swiss-French photographer Hélène Binet has been documenting the work of the world’s most famous contemporary architects, like Zaha Hadid, Daniel Libeskind, and Peter Zumthor. Her prints turn their famous …

What Happens When The Supermodel Muse Becomes The Maker

Here’s a little secret about being a beauty editor: Nine times out of 10, when a celebrity or supermodel launches a product — be it makeup, skin …

Beauty

Edouard Roschi, Perfume Developer

Perfume developer Edouard Roschi tells BoF about his role taking perfumes from initial concept to final product, and how, along with Fabrice Penot, …

Macro Photos Show Amazing Details of Everyday Objects

In his macro photo series <i>Amazing Worlds Within Our World</i>, artist Pyanek demonstrates the enormous complexity of everyday objects. Through the modified Canon T3i lens, squiggly fibers in book pages come into sharp focus, dramatic pit marks on the tip of a matchstick become visible, and beautiful …

Articles about 10 ways design tom dixon lighting on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tom Dixon just released the Etch Web Stainless Steel in Stockholm, a play off of the Etch Shades that debuted this past September.<p>On the heels of two flagship store openings in New York and Culver City this summer, we met with the British design entrepreneur...<p>If you're aiming to live a minimalist …

Ominous Supercell Thunderstorms Animated from a Single Photograph by Mike Hollingshead | Colossal

<p>Weather photographer Mike Hollingshead, whose impressive storm photography we first featured around this time last year, has taken his editing a bit …

12 Dogs Who Should Have Been Models

There are beautiful dogs; then there are dogs who were born to model. Bone structure? Check. Carefully tousled hair? Check. Fierce attitude? …

Pets

A Big, Gay Ad Is Going Up Outside Super Bowl Stadium

All eyes will be on Phoenix this Sunday for the Super Bowl. And, many of those eyes will be met by a big, gay-themed ad.<p>Dating app Scruff bought a …

NFL

Why You Should Be Using a Foam Roller — and Which One to Buy

Right up there with kettlebells and battle ropes, foam rollers are ubiquitous at gyms but nevertheless require a bit of explanation if you want to …

This Is The Kinkiest City In The U.S.A.

According to a survey conducted by Kink University, our friends in the Pacific Northwest are doing much more than scaling mountains and fly …

San Francisco

Unsettling Ceramic Tableware by Ronit Baranga Incorporates Realistic Mouths and Fingers | Colossal

<p>Israeli ceramicist Ronit Baranga‘s “body of work” is unsettling, to say the least. Sculpted from clay, realistic fingers emerge from plates while …

Art

Chris Pratt Might Be the Next Indiana Jones

Okay, so, earlier today I wrote a post about the forthcoming <i>Fantastic Four</i> reboot, in which I turned up my nose at the idea of reboots in general, because whatever happened to the CREATIVE SPIRIT!?!? Are we really out of NEW STORIES? I would hereby like to retract that statement as the foolish …

Wallpaper of the Week by El Grand Chamaco

The wallpaper of this week is an amazing image created by El Grand Chamaco, an illustrator, character designer and print designer from Los Ramones, …

Mexico

Kristine Five Melvær's Liv vases encircle flowers with a glass hood

Flowers are framed within the sliced spherical tops of these glass vases by Norwegian designer Kristine Five Melvær (+ slideshow).<p>Kristine Five …

Furniture