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The Only Buttermilk Pancake Recipe You'll Ever Need

While many resort to pancake mix when making a special weekend breakfast, homemade pancakes are a <i>must</i>. Here's the little-known secret: the batter takes just as long to make as a boxed mix, and the result is infinitely better. If the attractive appearance of these golden, crisp cakes isn't enough to …

Breakfast

10 Books You Pretend To Have Read (And Why You Should Really Read Them)

Science fiction and fantasy offer a rich legacy of great books - but that abundant pile of reading material can also be daunting. So sometimes, it's …

150 Amazing Coffee Maker Designs

PIXIO — Magnetic Construction Set In The Pixel Art Style

<i>Is this the next step beyond LEGO?!? Probably not, but it is tremendously creative and fun in its own right. We can see wasting hours creating with</i> …

大梨設計事務所 Dualai Studio

Contact<p>About<p>Dualai Studio, a design company based in Taipei, Taiwan, was founded in 2015. Working in coordination with clients from multiple …

Students Design 22 Playful Wooden Toys For Kids

Though it seems counterintuitive, limitations can be the best thing to happen to the creative process. Narrowing down parameters–think form, function, color, size–often brings focus to an otherwise overwhelming chaos of opportunities around what to do and where to begin.<p>The Rochester Institute of …

Kids

This Poem About The Darkness Of Depression Gets Beautifully Animated

How do you draw the line between not wanting to live anymore and wanting to die?<p>I first began writing poetry when I was in high school to escape the constant and merciless torture inflicted on me by the homophobic monsters I called my classmates. My biology teacher, bless her, let me hide out in …

Work

16 creative jewelry brands millennials will adore

In spite of what the jewelry commercials claim, not "every kiss begins with Kay."<p>In fact, if you're looking for genuine affection when gift-giving …

3XU: Matchbox-cards & more! (@shop3xu)

Fully-Functional Guitar Made From a Colorful Variety of Discarded Skateboard Decks

Discarded skateboard decks have often found a second life as stunning works of art. The self-taught wood carver Haroshi, for instance, stacks, shaves, and cuts skateboards into colorful, multi-layered sculptures. John Gibson of the 2nd Shot shop riffs off this trend, adding a dash of practicality …

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Turkish committee passes measure to strip MPs' legal immunity

Amendment, which needs full assembly’s approval, passed after brawl and could lead to trial of pro-Kurdish MPs on terror charges<p>Punches were thrown and water bottles were hurled, but a Turkish parliamentary committee has approved a contentious ruling-party proposal to strip legislators of their …

Home Gallery

Marble iPad Stand

What do you get when you take a small marble slab, a wooden sphere and a little gold bar? An iPad stand from Ladies & Gentlemen Studio, of course. …

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Handcrafted Leather Goods by AGNESKOVACS

LIÉ is an accessory collection that combines French elegance, Scandinavian minimalism, Japanese precision, and Italian leather. Translated from …

Coffee's Third Wave (Finally) Washes Ashore in Seattle

The city of Seattle has a substantial population of freelancers—and I am one of them. That means I spend a lot of time seeking out good places to work outside of my house, where my only coworker, a mutt named Alice, barks maniacally every time she sees a squirrel through the window. Thankfully, …

5 Social Media Marketing Tips For 'Empty Wallet Entrepreneurs'

Maria Dykstra is a Microsoft veteran turned author, speaker, and technology entrepreneur. Her company, Tredigital, is a fast growing digital agency in Seattle. Dykstra serves as an advisor and board member for several startups and women’s leadership organizations, and helps companies get off the …

Houzz opens its Commerce API to third-party vendors

Houzz, the home remodelling site with a focus on giving you house envy, today announced that it is opening up its Commerce API for third-party developers.<p>While you may mostly look at Houzz as a mobile app and website that features beautiful home remodelling photography in an effort to connect you …

Cleverly Designed Packaging Makes Pasta Look Like Gorgeous Hair

Great packaging instantly grabs your attention–especially when it's among a bevy of other competing products. Moscow-based designer Nikita Konkin has made it hard to see any other box of pasta on the shelves with this clever design concept. The shape and texture of the noodles playfully peek out a …

Hairstyling

An Easy-to-Apply Two-Tone Painting Technique That Still Shows Wood Grain

Osmo's Wood Wax Finish Intensive can be applied by a layperson<p>Spotted at Holz-Handwerk: These crazily-colored planks.<p>Get closer and the effect is …

A Lighting Collection With Endless Combinations

Álvaro Goula and Pablo Figuera of the Barcelona-based design studio Goula/Figuera recently launched Home Adventures, a new initiative where they make …

The Healthy Pasta Recipes You Want And Need

There's no reason to give up the pasta. Ever.<p>We're just going to start out by saying that yes, we know, pasta isn't exactly on the top of the list of healthy foods. It's usually made with refined flour and offers very little nutritional value (although whole wheat and wheat-alternative pastas are …

14 mobile marketing trends that will dominate in 2016

There's no doubt that mobile marketing is the future; 2015 proved to be the tipping point. But as both brands and technology continue to evolve, what …

Marketing

Communicating in the Age of the Emoji

Top<p>Communicating in the Age of the Emoji<p>The History, Present and Future of the Emoticon and Emoji<p>Text messaging can be awkward. At some point after a …

Language

20 Tiny Objects Color-Matched With Pantone Chips

Graphic designer Inka Mathew documents the prismatic—and petite—world around her.<p>Two years ago, Inka Mathew was captivated by a vivid blue bloom in her front yard. The hue was so mesmerizing, she resolved to find out exactly what it was. A graphic designer by trade, Mathew headed straight for her …

Art Lebedev Studio's Valikus Patterned Paint Roller

It's like applying wallpaper, without the wallpaper<p>Leave it up to Art Lebedev Studio to recast something as basic as the paint roller in an entirely …

Beautiful Product Typography

Do you pay attention to the typography on the day to day products that you see? I always keep an eye for some good typography on products and that …

K. William LeQuier: Current Work

Deceptively Simple Website Lets You Share A Moment With Strangers Around The World

No matter where you are in the world, Colorsinc will show everyone the same color at the same time. And that’s a bigger deal than it looks.<p>The web looks synchronized, but it isn’t. Pages load half-a-second faster on one computer, a few hundred milliseconds slower on another. Even if you loaded up …