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A Library of Downloadable Architecture Drawings in DWG Format

Looking for some quick references or ways to spice up your drawings? Fire up Google Translate or brush the dust off your Italian to take advantage of …

7 Tips for Creating a More Sustainable Home

You don’t have to spend a fortune to create an eco-friendly space.<p>Eco-design has developed somewhat of an elitist reputation, but the truth of the …

Sustainability

10 Best Floorings For Your Rustic Kitchen

Rustic decor might be the most satisfying style of decorating to pursue in the home. You get to take your inspiration from the outdoors and bring in …

Interior Design

6 Tips for Living in a 660-Square-Foot Cottage

Living in a tiny house doesn’t mean you have to give-up style.<p>Photographer Josh Gibson and his interior designer wife, Michelle Prentice, weren't …

Country Lifestyle

What is the ‘Orange & Teal Look’ and Why is it So Popular?

Many a blockbuster movie and several popular travel photo/video creators out there use something called the ‘Orange and Teal look’ when they color …

Cinematography

Make Your Own Linseed Oil & Wax Finish

A finish made from linseed oil and beeswax is an easy-to-apply, tactile finish that I like for turnings, vernacular chairs and other objects that …

Woodworking

10 Fatal Mobile SEO Mistakes Standing Between You and Your First 1000 Visitors

By now, most SEOs are pretty good at mobile SEO.Mobile SEO has been around for a while. We’ve heard the same things about mobile first design, …

SEO

How to Epoxy Voids in Wood, Make Your Own Kitchen Knife, Pour a Concrete Coffee Table and More

Part 1 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>Kitchen Knife</b><p>Jimmy DiResta needs a new kitchen knife. He could go buy one, or he could make one—from scratch. The …

Woodworking

Felt-lined booths and Scandinavian furniture feature in office for mobile game studio Dots

Interior designer Sheena Murphy used plywood, blackened steel and felt to create the Scandinavian-influenced office for Dots, the New York company …

Beautiful Japanese Wood-Cut Style of Studio Ghibli Characters

Through these photographs, a new atmosphere is noticeable from the recognizable Studio Ghibli’s characters. <i>My Neighbor Totoro</i>, <i>Kiki’s Delivery Service</i> …

Which type of storage is best for your kitchen?

Comfortable and Cozy: 30 Attic Apartment Inspirations

Living in an attic apartment can have its challenges; the lack of space, the low ceiling, and the lofty-feeling can all make the living space feel …

Interior Design

How to create and maintain a strategic approach to design thinking

Design has evolved beyond making objects – organizations now want to learn how to think like designers, and apply design principles to the workplace itself.<p>One company at the forefront of this methodology is Philips.<p>Few globally reaching product companies have a 126-year history, and even fewer …

Creative Commons' New Search Engine Makes It Easy To Find Free-To-Use Images

Busted! You copied an image on your blog that you saw on the internet. You didn’t think you were doing anything wrong but it turns out you were. The image was copyrighted and now the copyright holder is threatening to take you to court unless you pay a fee. That threat may be nothing more than …

Creative Commons

How to be the designer every agency wants to hire

Creativity is an obvious quality to showcase in your portfolio, resume and applications and interviews for dream jobs; the cornerstone of every good …

Employment

Want to Have More Creative Breakthroughs? Redesign Your Day According to This Step-by-Step Guide | Inc.com

You stare at a blank screen for what seems like hours, waiting for your brain to come up with a brilliant idea, and it never comes. There has to be a better way to brainstorm, right?<p>There is--and it might be as simple as doing the laundry.<p>In the new book <i>The Net and the Butterfly:</i> <i>The Art and</i> …

Creativity

Seven Steps to Completely Turn Your Life Around This Year

<i>How can I change my life completely in the next year or two? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Max Lukominskyi, CMO at Sliceplanner, on Quora:</b><p>Changing your life completely is a huge step that …

Quora

mexican recipes

You will find that some authentic dishes from Mexico can sometimes be slightly complicated, with long ingredient lists; however surely you will agree …

16 Web & Graphic Design Trends To Watch In 2016

<i>This just in! Check the</i> <i>all-new Web & Graphic Design Trends post for 2017</i><i>!</i><p>As a web & graphic design agency with an accent in visual storytelling, my …

Adventure Time Teapot

Oh, Beemo! There's nothing you can't do, except make yourself understood to Finn and Jake.<p>I drifted away from <i>Aventure Time</i> after the second season. …

Andrew Lyons’ Incredible Bird Illustrations for Strong - The Fox Is Black

It’s pretty awesome when you’re able to get that client who totally trusts you to do what you do best. They want you for your talent, and that’s what …

Wonderful Conceptual Photo-manipulations by 14-Year-Old Photographer “Fiddle Oak” | Colossal

<p>Today I discovered a photographer who has a camera named Betsy who tells me he’s been taking photographs for nearly six years. Y’know, since he was …

Infographic: An Interactive Guide To The Recurring Jokes On “Arrested Development”

This week marks the final countdown, so to speak, for die-hard <i>Arrested Development</i> fans, because on May 26th, Netflix will release the long-anticipated fourth season of the cult comedy show. To tide you over until that epic day, we bring every recurring joke on <i>AD</i> in infographic form.<p>Created by …

TV

GIRAFFE Floor Lamp by BERNHARD BURKARD

Swiss design firm BERNHARD | BURKARD recently launched a super fun floor lamp that was inspired by the tallest living animal there is – the giraffe. …

Furniture

5 Tips To Make Your Photos More Compelling

Do you want your photographs to be more eye catching, but don't know where to begin? For starters, you can try a few of these simple composition tips …

Omelette, Adorable Animation About a Dog Who Makes an Omelette for His Human

In the adorable animation “Omelette”, a dog deftly makes an omelette for his owner after the exhausted man comes home from work. The animation was …

8 Photo Projects in Your Own Backyard

One of my photography mentors, Freeman Patterson, says, “If you do not see what is around you every day, what will you see when you go to Tangiers?” …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …