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7 Examples Of Windows Designed For Sitting

1. This window seat in a home in Melbourne, Australia, designed by Pleysier Perkins.<p>2. This window seat in an apartment in South Korea, designed by …

6 Mental Habits That Will Wear You Down

Do you struggle with self-doubt and self-defeating habits?<p>Do you want to feel more confident about yourself and what you have to offer?<p>Do you focus …

Table of Contents: The Deconstructed Kitchen

This week we’re heading into the kitchen, exploring a new design trend: the deconstructed, un-suburban, offhand culinary space.<p>In our House Call …

Trends

Copies of famous artworks replace ads on Tehran billboards

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — In an unusual move by Tehran's mayor, hundreds of copies of famous artworks — both of world masters and Iranian artists — have been plastered on some 1,500 billboards across the city, transforming the Iranian capital into a gigantic, open-air exhibition.<p>The 10-day project, which …

Web UI Design for the Human Eye: Colors, Space, Contrast Free eBook

An eBook that teaches how to use visual and interaction design to create meaningful first impressions. It includes practical use of Gestalt, applying …

8 cool and free typography apps for designers

Yes, you can use your tablet or phone for social media stuff and games, that’s what most people use it for. As design professionals, we should also …

7 habits of great Web designers

Get developers involved in the design process as early as possible. Invite them to meetings, user research tests, brainstorming sessions, etc. Their input, after all, determines whether your vision actually comes to life. At the very least, they can warn you if your ideas are a technical nightmare, …

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Professional, High-Quality Vintage Fonts and Shapes Bundle – only $19!

This article was originally published on SmokingDesigners Website - Professional, High-Quality Vintage Fonts and Shapes Bundle – only $19! and it was …

I Stared Into the Void at a Secret Light Show in Las Vegas

It’s the only piece of art I’ve ever had to sign a liability waiver to view.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Motherboard.</i><p>Las Vegas floats like a mirage above the floor of the Mojave Desert. It is a city built on illusion. Its dancing fountains, emerald golf courses, and all-you-can-eat $9.99 …

Two Typefaces, Five Days: Inside A Fabulously Nerdy Type Marathon

As part of its first ever font marathon, Monotype tapped two rising stars to create wildly different fonts in just five days.<p>Monotype, one of the world’s largest type foundries, is used to churning out new fonts. Most of them take weeks, months, and even years to develop, but over the course of the …

How A Computer Can Anticipate Users’ Needs (Without Driving Them Crazy)

Yahoo Aviate’s Paul Montoy-Wilson on the future of search and how it will transform everyday decisions.<p>When you walk into a restaurant, why doesn’t your phone silence immediately, sensing that you’ll be enjoying the company of the people you’re eating with rather than receiving calls? Or when you …

How to properly simplify your web design

Decisions are the first step of user interactions. Before users click on a link or image, they first need to decide that such an action is worthwhile.<p>…

Designers And Developers: No Longer A House Divided

These days, both design and development are fragmenting into more and more specialized, nuanced disciplines. <b>There is almost no such thing as a web</b> …

From Trash to Treasure: Hotel Shabby Shabby’s Tiny Recycled Cabins

Last year Berlin-based design collective Raumlabor rallied architects, students, and the make-your-own crowd to build 22 pop-up cabins from trash …

Living Rooms

Articles about 5 verdant living rooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

A well-designed living room is welcoming, comfortable, and personal.<p>Space, light, and twists on color use define this collection of some of our favorite modern living rooms from issues past.<p>These five architects show us how to get away from it all in style.<p>These homes are in a golden state of …

Beautiful geometric animal logos

Making a logo that stands out – and doesn't look like anything rude – is a tricky task as a designer. There's been tried-and-tested methods that have …

The 20 Best Modern Desks for the Home Office

Unless you’re a personal trainer or a stage magician, odds are pretty good that the place you are going to spend most of your life is sitting at your …

Furniture

Font of the day: Kelso

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 …

15 Great Time-Management Hacks For People Who Are In Their 30s

25 Perfect Professional Typefaces for Advertising

For a lot of beginners, the job of choosing fonts is a bit baffling. There are unlimited choices—from the typical ones to the elaborate styles—with …

Typography Experts Say This is the Optimal Font for Your Résumé

Typography Experts Say This is the Optimal Font for Your Résumé

The Playful Brand Identity of the Jæren Sparebank

Jæren Sparebank, a playful bank identity designed by freelance graphic designer Daniel Brokstad for agency Procontra.<p>Two local banks from the south …

Graphic Design

Amazing Photo Series Reveals What Aging Superheroes Would Look Like In Retirement

What will your favorite superheroes be doing after they hang up their suits, capes and masks? Well, they'll be aging like the rest of us.<p>A new photo series by Dubai-based photographer, Martin Beck, aims to illustrate just that. The collection, "We Can Be Heroes," shows what Batman, Superman, Green …

Residential Design Innovation in Downtown Kirkland / Medici Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A Skillful Fusion of Sustainable Features & Reclaimed Materials<p>Dwell Development LLC, a Seattle-based …

Font of the day: Waterlily

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 …

A Woodsy Retreat in Chile

SGGB Architects designed the CBI House in Puerto Varas, Chile where the biggest challenge was thermal optimization. Spread out over three floors, the …