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101 things to do in London

We’re all completely spoilt for brilliant things to do in London. From picture-postcard attractions to hotspots in odd spots, by day and by night, …

England

Packaging You Shouldn't Miss In October 2017

Derrick Lin Packaging of the World Chief Curator 11/01/2017 07:30:00 PM Best Rated , Top 10<p>Packaging of the World presents the top 10 posts for the …

Graphic Design

6 Creative Ways to Develop Your People That Don't Cost Any Money | Inc.com

Whether you run a Fortune 100 company or a small start-up, you need great people. Getting great people comes from some combination of hiring talent from the outside and developing talent from the inside.<p>This is where big companies have an advantage. In a big company, there are lots of formal ways …

Human Resources

Best Free Logo Design Tools That Will Effectively Save You Time And Money

Screenshot via SquareSpace Logo Design<p><b>It’s long been established</b> that creating a good logo design is imperative to a brand’s success and should …

How to Create a ‘Double Exposure’ Using Photoshop

We love a good in-camera double exposure; done right, they can look as surreal as anything we can create in post. But if you don’t have the skills, …

Tutorials

IKEA Art Hack Ideas for Large Blank Walls

I've said it before and I'll say it again: Finding affordable art that you actually like is one of the hardest parts of furnishing a home. And once …

Science Says Listening to These 5 Songs Will Make You Remarkably Happy | Inc.com

For as long as sound has existed, music has always been tied to deep emotion in all living beings. It's one of the stimuli that are most likely to evoke a memory or intense reaction, one of the strange phenomena that allow humans to access a different mental or emotional space than the one they …

Brain Imaging

The Ultimate Guide to DIY Holiday Gifts That Don’t Suck: 41 Really Cool (Giftable) Projects

There are only five days left until Christmas! So, if you’re planning to DIY any gifts this year, now is the time! Which is why, I’ve put together a …

17 Twinkly Ways to Light Up Your Home With Christmas Fairy Lights

Fairy lights aren’t just for the holidays: Whether they’re lighting up your Christmas tree, wedding or dorm rooms, these lights are a practical way to add a little twinkle. Since these decorative accents can do virtually no wrong, spruce up your space this holiday season with these modern …

Shop These Sources for a Simple & Rustic Industrial Vibe

Whether you're in your first apartment or have lived in many over the years, you'll likely glean a few ideas from Yamine's downtown Montreal …

Best Online Typography Tools for Designers and Developers

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>The following comprehensive list of online typography tools …

Typography

DIY Homemade Organic Pesticides - Quiet Corner

Ever wonder what farmers did hundreds of years ago to fight off crop pests? Long before the invention of harmful chemical pesticides (yes, the kind …

Funiture Giant IKEA Wants to Help Restaurants Build Their Own Indoor Farms

The furniture chain is getting into the sustainable farming industry, one restaurant kitchen at a time.<p>Swedish home furnishing giant IKEA is known …

Best of Bridal Market: Monique Lhuillier Wedding Dress Collection Spring 2017

It’s Bridal Fashion Week in NYC, so every day this week, we’re bringing you our pick of the most exciting collections for Spring 2017.So, we had a …

Every Day Is Pancake Day with These 24 Recipes

Sweet or savory, can we all just agree that pancakes rule?<p>Name a meal more satisfying than a stack of pancakes. Nothing? Nothing? All we hear is crickets, because whether pancakes are fluffy or crusty, sweet or savory, there's really no contest. Here are our 24 favorite recipes.

Breakfast

The best pancake recipes

There's no need to wait until Shrove Tuesday to get your pancake fix - these recipes make the perfect weekend brunch.<p>Pancakes are quick, easy and always a crowd-pleaser for breakfast (and lunch, and dinner).<p>Here, we have compiled our our favourite pancake recipes. There really is something for …

Macaroni Grilled Cheese

Step 1<p>Cook The Pasta<p>Boil a pan of salted water and add the pasta. Cook for 8 minutes, until the pasta is just cooked.<p>Step 2<p>Make The White Sauce<p>Pour …

Easy-Grow, Easy-Care: Best Bets for Beginners to Grow

One of the most common reasons people throw up their hands — and throw in the trowel — is the discouragement they feel when their plants die. But …

14 DIY Branch Projects You'll Definitely Want to Stick in Your Home

Dining Rooms

Here Are the Top 24 DIY Spring Projects According to Pinterest

It’s (finally) spring, which means that a whole slew of new DIY inspiration is blooming on Pinterest. Not surprisingly, all of the pins revolve around organization hacks, wardrobe updates, spring decor ideas and a few crafty ideas for keeping the kids entertained. Trends come and go, but you can …

Crafting

Fashion Illustrations Utilize Colorful Food Items for a Finishing Touch

Artist Gretchen Rehrs completes her playful fashion illustrations by utilizing colorful food items, as a finishing touch. From a rustic slice of bread to leafy greens, Rehrs has the ability to transform these edibles into pieces that are reminiscent of structured, flowing, and shapely articles of …

The 10 Soothing Paint Colors That Will Change Your Life

We're feeling more relaxed already.<p>Color has the power to heal your spirit: It can be soothing, healing and make you feel reborn. So we asked 10 interior designers to share their favorite feel-good colors. Will one make it to your home?

Home Decorating

Articles about how-build-classic-design-collection-herman-miller on Dwell.com - Dwell

Herman Miller’s National Design Center in Atlanta achieved a LEED Gold rating for commercial interiors.<p>A look at the history of Harry Bertoia's iconic steel wire seating collection from 1951, and a few Dwell homes that showcase the...<p>Dwell on Design’s Design Innovation Stage started off strong with …

Giant Fantasy Scenes Created by Photographing Kids on the Floor with Everyday Things

German photographer Jan von Holleben is known for creating imaginative scenes by having kids lie on the ground and carefully arranging everyday …

Kids

Sputnik Lamps Meticulously Covered with a Complex Web

Julie Lansom is photographer-turned-decoration designer, crafting a collection of handmade lamps that she calls Sputnik. They are made using painted wood and high quality cotton or wool threads. Indentations are cut into each of the sides which allows Lansom to meticulously string the fibers …

Take Your Cat Eye Game to The Next Level with the Bat Wing

Now that you’ve mastered classic winged eyeliner (aka cat eye), it’s time to take it up a notch with the bat wing! The name may sound goth or like …

25 Creative Packaging Designs That Practically Sell Themselves

We often consider the products we use and their packaging to be two separate things – the product is the thing we want, and its packaging is a piece …

Packaging Design

Suspended Staircase Floats Above Oslo Apartment

When the owners of a top-floor apartment in Olso, Norway purchased the loft above it, they wanted to unify the two floors. Known as <i>Idunsgate</i>, it was revamped by the London-based architecture firm Haptic, who spent part of their time updating areas like the bedroom and bathroom. They also added a …