Christy Lin

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Intelligentsia’s Beautifully Rare Café Inmaculada – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

This Friday, you have a unique opportunity from Intelligentsia to order a selection of three rare coffees they’re offering from Colombia. The …

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Ellen Page sums up world’s problems in one short sentence

I WISH we lived in a world where the headlines that resulted from the speech given by actress Ellen Page above weren’t focused so much on her being …

Inside Russia's Ridiculous Sochi Security Scanner

"Vibraimage - system that can do anything in human detection!"<p>The Sochi Winter Olympics are a major international event, costing billions of dollars to put on and showcasing the finest athletes from 88 nations. According to the <i>New York Times</i>, visitors to Sochi are electronically screened by a …

The New Lipstick Range Designed to Flatter Asian Skin

Shien Lee has a bone to pick with the Asian makeup market. That is, if there were an Asian makeup market. While we’re all thankful that Anna Sui …

10 Birchbloggers Review Beauty Protector’s Brand-New Protect & Oil

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Yoga Types, Explained

Looking for a yoga class? Do you want Bikram? How 'bout Flow? Maybe a nice Jivamukti? ...Kundalini? Ashtanga? <i>Furniture Yoga?</i> Are you confused yet? …

3 Dark-Circle Fixes (That Don't Involve Concealer)

I'm coming up on ten months pregnant. (I don't know where the whole "nine months" business started—it's 40 weeks, people.) And I'm petrified, but not of childbirth. It's the impending sleep deprivation that's keeping me up nights, and yes, I'm aware that isn't helping matters any. So I'm taking …

King Bean Brand Identity by Design Agency Stitch

King Bean Coffee Roasters Branding.<p>Graphic design and branding agency Stitch was asked to create a sophisticated new brand identity for King Bean, an …

Fresh From The Dairy: Diamonds

Diamond Sky print by Blake Lockard – I also really like this as a tank top:<p><b>BONUS! Free Shipping now through Sunday, January 26th.</b><p><i>In an ongoing effort</i> …

13 Apps to Inspire Creativity

If you haven’t fallen off the resolutions wagon yet… congrats. If as soon as week one ended, so did your good intentions, we totally hear you. But one resolution that’s always worth keeping is continually trying to bring creativity to your life every day. In our obsession with doing just that, …

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How To Make Your Hair Grow Faster

Sometimes you just want Crystal Gayle hair, dammit—and your patience is wearing thin. Well, there's a well-known solution for all your overnight …

How to Be One of a Kind

Steve McQueen: my hidden shame

Steve McQueen has known about slavery for as long as he can remember. To the son of West Indian parents, slavery's history is the story of his very existence: "So there is a weight on your chest, on your back, from a very early age." Yet he cannot recall having ever felt angry about it.<p>"Angry?" He …

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Friendly Font by Positype

Friendly Typeface.<p>The ‘<b>Friendly</b>‘ font was designed in 2012 by Neil Summerour (Foundry: Positype) as a homage to Morris Fuller Benton’s Announcement …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Elsa, Ledger, Coco

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

This Typography Visualizes What It’s Like To Be Dyslexic

A new book called I Wonder What It’s Like To Be Dyslexic illustrates a common learning disability through clever graphic design.<p>Since he was a child, British graphic designer Sam Barclay has struggled with dyslexia–-along with 10% to 15% of the population. To help combat the widespread …

George Clooney's Rules for Living

No one does the fame thing like Clooney. He floats above it even as he uses it to embellish his influence. He understands his place in the pantheon even as he remains hidden from the inquisitive lens. He's the master.<p><b>You must love him.</b><p>For one thing, he's lovable, professionally so. For another, he …

Our Big Beautiful Planet: Breathtaking Views of ‘Earth From Space’ (Photos)

Our Beautiful Planet<p>A new book collects satellite images of places around the earth, giving a breathtaking look at the extraordinary planet on which …

Photographer Chases the Perfect Eclipse Shot at 44,000ft and 500mph

Forget storm chasing, that’s a cinch when you compare it to what former NASA photographer Ben Cooper and some colleagues of his did last weekend: …

Internet Obsessions Will Merge When Vince Gilligan Is on 'Community'

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Two of the Internet's favorite shows will come together in one episode of television come 2014: …

Free Design Resources: Templates and UI Kits

Time for more great freebies for you! This time I've made a brief selection of some top-notch website templates that look simply amazing, and I've …

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100 Graphic Designers On The Charms (And Curses) Of San Francisco

Today’s leading graphic designers–including Paula Scher, Eddie Opara, Ivan Chermayeff, and more–visualize all the things that make San Francisco so … San Francisco.<p>Few cities inspire as much love (or as much vitriol) as San Francisco. Which makes sense considering that the city has given us …

grain editThe Weekend Press

Our friends over at the recently launched Weekend Press have teamed up with some amazing designers to create a letterpress print set that pays …

What Happens If You Let Two Designers Write Their Own History Books? Spoiler: A Much More Fun (And Beautiful) World History

History books are not meant to be read for <i>fun</i>. They belong in stuffy classrooms with class pets and broken wooden desks that squeak too much. Until</i> …

Incredible Dragon and Dinosaur Sculptures Made of Pumpkins

To see one of the most astounding jack o'lantern displays in the world, head to The Great Jack O'Lantern Blaze at Van Cortlandt, New York. It's there that you'll find 5,000 individually hand-carved, illuminated pumpkins arranged as slithering ground snakes, a giant spider web and even dragons and …