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Tutorial: Vintagey pillow with a fabric rose heart

Jessica from Sweet Briar Sisters shows how to make this gorgeous pillow with a heart made of dimensional fabric flowers. The muted palette and the …

Tutorial: Pom pom trim and felt zig zag ruffle throw pillows

Autumn from It’s Always Autumn shares a tutorial for making a pom pom trimmed pillow and a tutorial for making a pillow with felt zig zag ruffles …

{Project} ~ Rosette Bib Necklace DIY

Sarah of “Pattern Runway” has this stunning “Rosette Bib Necklace” with a complete pictorial for us to follow. For some reason it made me think that …

Tutorial: Marble painted blouse

Anna from Plan B shows how she created a marble effect on a blouse using fabric paint. A sponge and a paintbrush will create the subtle shading and …

5 Ways To Quiet a Racing Mind

Yawn!<p>That’s exactly how I started every morning when I was feeling the impact of burnout.<p>I was tired and exhausted during the day, and then my mind …

Staying Happy in your Place of Work | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

One cannot argue how important happy employers are at work. The happier the employees, the more productive the business. Maybe your employer is not …

Four Steps To Resolving Conflict | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Conflicts arise and can escalate quickly. They often occur in the midst of our day- to – day lives and we blow up at someone due to the stress of the …

Outsourcing

Understanding Yourself Is Incredibly Valuable | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Imagine a side of you that likes these things that you dislike. As soon as you imagine it, you might be tempted to make snap-judgments about this …

Outsourcing

Why Knowing Yourself Is Everything and How To Do It | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

If your understanding of yourself is not strong, you are doomed to interact far less effectively with family, friends and colleagues.<p>And yet, to see …

Outsourcing

7 Simple "Calm-Down Phrases" That Can Blow Away Your Worst Troubles

Have you heard the popular urban legend of the <i>space pen</i>?<p>As the story goes, the US space mission needed something reliable to write with while they …

Self-help

The Foundation of You: From Sorrow to Resilience | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” ~ Kenji Miyazawa<p>If the title of this article called to you, know that your stories are …

Outsourcing

The Only Way to Improve Your Situation is to Improve Yourself

Self-improvement is multifaceted. To improve yourself, you must consider every aspect of the word self. This means improving your mind, your body, …

Self-improvement

The 4 Fundamental Pillars of Emotional Intelligence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Usually when we think of “intelligence” we associate it with things like logic, math, and science.<p>However, according to psychologists such as Daniel …

3 Ways To Conquer A Life Invaded By Mental Illness

Suffering from depression (or any mental illness) doesn't have to hold you back. You can conquer depression with these three steps.

Serotonin deficiency may not cause depression after all

New research may lead to a more direct and effective treatment than common SSRIs<p>Depression strikes some 35 million people worldwide, according to the World Health Organization, contributing to lowered quality of life as well as an increased risk of heart disease and suicide. Treatments typically …

How-To: Tie-Dye Cheesecake

If you’ve ever looked at a piece of cheesecake and thought to yourself, “that sure would be a lot more appetizing if it had a bunch of bright colors mixed together on it,” then this magnificent tie-dye cheesecake recipe from The Disney Chef is definitely for you.<p>[via Archie McPhee]

Tutorial: Sew & attach patch pockets that look awesome

Sunni from A Fashionable Stitch shows how to sew and attach patch pockets that look awesome. A patch pocket is easy to make, but it can look sloppy …

Women in a Skull Optical Illusion

How’s everyone out there doing today? I hope you’re doing good, because I’m about to scare the crap out of you with today’s <b>new optical illusion</b>. …

Futuristic gowns formed from metallic neoprene by Sadie Williams

Fashion designer Sadie Williams has heat-pressed neoprene to create this collection of metallic sci-fi garments, which was nominated for Designs of …

Stunningly Beautiful Sculpted Busts by Gosia

On her first foray into sculpture, Toronto-based artist Gosia created three distinct sculptures from one identical bust. Although there are several unique sculptures in her new work, Gosia has once again made a study of crafting individual characters through small differences or additions.<p>While …

Art

How to Always Be Getting Smarter | Inc.com

As we do new things, we always want to make sure we're doing things that help the business and not hurt. We may have a feeling of intuition that something may be successful, but how do you really know?<p>We run experiments. For example, maybe I believe that emailing our users about how fun our games …

Neuroscience

7 Steps to Mindfully Manifest Your Goals

As a mind-body therapist and an international trainer I've helped thousands of patients and workshop participants learn how to mindfully access their core creativity and manifest their goals. Mindfulness is a powerful tool that can help one go beyond their fears and resistances to tap into their …

Mindfulness

The Great Book of Picasso Returns

On February 15th the definitive, massive, comprehensive catalogue of Picasso’s works will be published—again—thanks to Cahiers d’Art and its new …

Corinna Wagner

<b>Favorite materials to work with?</b><br>Currently chalk on wet canvas.<p><b>How many years as an artist?</b><br>About 15, intermittently.<p><b>Where is your studio?</b><br>In my</b> …

"Euphoria 4" Mirza Zupljanin acrylic on canvas 2013 Posted by Lara

5 British Menswear Brands To Watch In 2014

There’s a massive resurgence in the popularity of good ole Made in England brands. Bolstered by the new generation of shoppers who are looking for …