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London’s Best-Kept Boutique Hotel Secrets

• DAILY STYLE FIX<p>The capitals hottest hotels you may not have even heard of. Until now...<p>London’s a happening place and, like any major city, it has …

England

Macallan Launches a Magnum Photos Limited Edition Whiskey

For the past 10 years, the famous Scotch whiskey distillery The Macallan has been releasing limited edition whiskeys in a Masters of Photography …

Whiskey

New: Topaz A.I. Gigapixel to Enlarge Photos

Topaz A.I. Gigapixel is a standalone application only (it does not work as a plugin or Topaz Studio adjustment) made for batch resizing your images. …

Murals

Lume Traveler No. 1 Camper

Enjoying the outdoors doesn't mean dragging 3/4 of a house behind you. All you really need is a bed and a kitchen, and that's exactly what the Lume …

Stainless Steel

This Is the Best Way to Cook Corn on the Cob

Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites.<p>…

Corn On The Cob

We may finally know why marijuana helps people with chronic gut problems

And it could have implications for other inflammation, too.<p>As John Mayer tells us (and tells us, and tells us), your body is a wonderland. When it comes to microbial life, this holds especially true for your gut. There, hundreds of residential species eat, breed, and excrete waste. Somehow, your …

Research

Picture this: Fotografiska photography venues in the pipeline for London and New York

The Fotografiska photography space planned for London is still going ahead. The vast new venue was due to launch in London’s East End later this …

East London

Macallan releases the latest edition in its Masters of Photography series

The distillery teams up with Magnum Photos.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>For their seventh release in the Masters of Photography series, Macallan teams up …

Photography

Hundreds of Vintage Posters Are Now Available to Download and Print 100% Free

Soviet propaganda, old liqueurs, and advertisements for 60s airlines— start your printers!<p>If the posters of today still had the look of those of yesteryear, would they still get tagged and trolled as often? Much work today, it seems, lacks the graphic audacity of yore, opting instead for forms and …

Infographic: What PR pros should know about typography and color

There’s more to good web design than avoiding Comic Sans.The typography you choose, as well as the color and other concerns, will convey a lot about …

I Gave Up on Squarespace and Built My Own Photo Website from Scratch

For the past several years my photography website called Squarespace home. Among online, fully-contained, content management systems, it is hard to …

Web Design

What Would U.S. Money Look Like, Given the Proper Attention of an Industrial Designer?

Bills so pretty you'd never spend them<p>Industrial designer Andrey Avgust hails from Belarus, a country whose currency I admit I've never seen. But …

Industrial Designer

Kitchen Pantries for Every Lifestyle

Like closets and garages, kitchen pantries are one of those once-hidden rooms that are now playing a significant role in today’s home. “The pantry …

Kitchens

14 of the best stationery shops in London

They say the pen is mightier than the sword, so keeping yourself armed with the right the right tools for the job is pretty important.<p>Whether you’re …

East London

A step by step guide to 10 of The Best British Shoe Brands | Northampton Made

Battle of Northampton<p>Poor old Northampton. Their cricket team is currently languishing second from bottom at the foot of the lowest English division. …

Men's Fashion

Put Down That Tripod and Grab Your C-Stand for Overhead Food Photography

You don’t have to stand on the table to get those beautiful overhead photographs of your latest fabulous food creation. Forget the tripod and pull …

Food Photography

Rotated Volumes Cleverly Maximize Space in a Tiny Shanghai Apartment

In space-strapped Shanghai, local architects look to rotating boxes and playful pops of colors to create a delightful modern home.<p>When TOWOdesign was asked to remodel a 517-square-foot apartment in the heart of Shanghai, creativity was crucial in meeting the client’s long list of programmatic …

Food & Dining

Not just a fad: the surprising, gut-wrenching truth about gluten

In the UK, one in 10 people now avoid gluten, and they can increasingly choose from a wide array of food products to help them do so. Last year, the “free-from” market, with gluten-free as its anchor, showed a 27% rise in sales. Gluten-free bread, cakes and pasta have become a staple of …

Gluten-Free

When Empty Nest Syndrome Inspires a Chic Home Makeover

Inside an airy, coastal California abode.<p>Nothing in life stays the same—not your job, your friends, nor, for that matter, your home. As your life …

Home Decorating

A Family’s 400-Year-Old Musical Secret Still Rings True

The surest route to a drummer’s heart? Cymbals.<p>“You can have all the swirling harmony in the world,” the drummer Brian Blade said, “but only the cymbals can put you over the top of that mountain you’re trying to climb. The tension is the beauty of it, like riding a wave until you need it to …

Drums

8 Faces Collected: The updated list of 25 most admired typefaces by typographers, type designers and letterers

Across eight issues and one book we’ve interviewed almost 70 world-renowned designers, including; Erik Spiekermann, Jessica Hische, Michael Bierut, Ellen Lupton, Mark Simonson & Seb Lester, plus owners of respected type foundries such as, Font Smith, Type Together and Process Type.<p>We’ve counted the number of times each typeface was selected and while the selections were as diverse as the designers we spoke to, we found a small consensus with the top 25+. The top ten designers’ favourite fonts …

Then and now: How much has Britain changed in 100 years?

The British landscape has seen significant change over the last century. Cities have expanded, villages have disappeared, coastlines have eroded, bridges have been built and town centres have been, literally, bombarded.<p>In a brilliant new interactive tool, the National Library of Scotland has …

England

Boring Garage? Turn It Into a Showstopper

Garages used to be (there’s no other way to say this) boring enclosures for your car: functional and practical, but plain and bare. Some homeowners …

Pool Table

This robot will draw and erase anything on your walls

Scribit is a drawing robot that can turn your walls into a work of art. The little bot raised over $1.6 million on Kickstarter, crushing the …

Robotics

Molesworth Street House

Occupying a narrow lot in Kew, Australia, the Molesworth Street House transforms an Edwardian period home into a modern marvel. The location of the …

Architecture

Alan Titchmarsh: It’ll astonish you what you can grow – and grow well – in a garden by the sea

Alan Titchmarsh has always loved coastal gardens, but it wasn't until he ended up with his own a few years ago that he truly appreciated the …

A Neglected Chapel Is Reborn as an Artist's Live/Work Space

After a thoughtful restoration, a former chapel in South London embraces a new calling as a vibrant, contemporary space for a local artist.<p>When London architect Alex Nikjoo, of the UK–based firm NIKJOO, was tasked with repurposing an old Victorian chapel that had fallen into disrepair, he …

Architecture

20 of the Coolest Outdoor Fireplaces

A fireplace usually conjures up images of sitting on the hearth indoors, sipping a warm drink. However, thanks to modern ingenuity, outdoor …

Shepard Fairey and Keith Haring artworks applied to mid-century chairs

Artworks by Shepard Fairey, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Futura have been applied to the fibreglass shells of Modernica's Case Study chairs.<p>…