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Designing an idea

Creating useful work that is purely conceptual<p>Designers often have a tough time showing work that they really consider “of the moment” or even of …

UI Design

Logo Design Inspiration, Gallery & Award Scheme!

Font of the day: Yapa

Here at Creative Bloq, we're big fans of typography and we're constantly on the hunt for new and exciting typefaces – especially free fonts. So, if …

Typography

How to Grow Your Own Organic Food in Small Spaces

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>You probably know already that organic foods are good for you. The major problem most people have with organic food is the expense. …

The 14 Best Data Visualization Tools

<i>Nishith Sharma is the co-founder of frrole, a social intelligence startup.</i><p>Raw data is boring and it’s difficult to make sense of it in its natural form. Add visualization to it and you get something that everybody can easily digest. Not only you can make sense of it faster, but you can also observe …

5 Retirement Accounts Everyone Should Know About

Here's what you need to know about the tax-advantaged accounts you may use.<p>Challenge yourself to max out your 401(k) plan in 2015 — that's $1,500 per month from your salary.<p>You can contribute to a 401(k), IRA, and an HSA — no need to limit yourself to one type of account (provided you are within …

Retirement

Betterment Takes on the Wall Street Establishment

Oct. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Your investment strategy might be good, but what if it could be better? That's exactly what Betterment, a NYC startup that's …

Pallet Furniture: How to Choose and Prepare Reclaimed Wood for DIY Projects

(Image credit: Antlio/Shutterstock)<p>Pallet projects, in every possible form, were early guests to the DIY party and have stayed around ever since. …

Woodworking

designlovefest

sometimes we don't deal with our emotions when they come to us. we push them down until one day they come flying back in. that was my day today. …

Typostrate Weekend Inspiration 59 - Typostrate

Christian GoldemannAugust 10, 2014<p>Yes! Here is our weekend inspiration. The best artworks that we found this week and some nice inspirations that …

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Posters Design by Deepika Sana

Pop up Sale - Visual Language by Danielle Shami

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Typography Mania #250

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submitted by our users at …

Typography

Lettering craft 3

Christian GoldemannJuly 8, 2014<p>Only Human, that’s what lettering is. It is not fonts nor calligraphy. The difference between calligraphy lies in the …

Calligraphy

On Hand Lettering Everyday

On January 1, 2012, I started this crazy project here on my blog called 365 Days of Hand Lettering. Recently, I’ve been getting lots emails and …

365 Days of Hand Lettering: Day 365

Happy New Year, friends! Thank you for following along on my project over the past year.<p>Stay tuned Thursday for the announcement about my 2013 …

Calligraphy

From 1930 to 2014: 84 Years of World Cup Posters

This collection of posters from the past 84 years of the World Cup not only embodies each designer’s style but is also a great look back at how these …

20 amazing free fonts for 2014

Why should one care about typography and fonts? The answer is simple. It’s important for your branding which can be achieved via good design. And for …

50 Totally Free Fonts for Designers 2014

<b>Free</b> <b>Fonts</b> <b>for</b> <b>Designers 2014</b><p>Well hi there everyone!<p>One thing the fine designers at Cleveland based graphics firm Go Media knows is how important fonts …

Xadrez de mão – Bem Legaus

Num mundo tão digital e com infinidades de jogos online, o xadrez velho de guerra não perde sua majestade! Mesmo nas mais variadas versões em …

Blink might be the most affordable DIY home security system yet

It used to be that outfitting your home with a security system meant contacting a traditional security agency like Brinks or ADT, having a …

Home Automation

Learn to Grill the Perfect Steak Every Time

How to Make Smoked Pulled Pork Butt<p>How to Reverse Sear a Perfect Ribeye Steak in the Oven<p>Cooking Class<p>i have read it is good to sear the steaks in a …

BBQ

"Knalpot" Fire Pit

Simple Mini Fire Piston<p>Rockets Class<p>The oxidization shouldn't be a problem. The drum is probably stainless steel.<p>In California we can't just make …

10 Good-to-know uses for Epsom Salts around the house

Shares 21K<p>If you’ve been reading along with me for awhile, then you probably know that I kind of have a thing for finding new, helpful uses for basic …

Garden Chess Board

Introduction: Garden Chess Board<p>I wanted to teach my kiddos to play chess, and we had an empty corner in our small garden.<p>We also wanted them to …