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Take A Nostalgic Trip Back To The Weird & Wonderful 80s

If you had to sum up the 80's in a single word, you'd likely use 'vibrant' such was the explosion of music, colour, fashion and pop culture. It was …

Allow Russell Brand To Blow Your Mind In 11 Minutes

Whilst there's little debate that Russell Brand, UK comic, author, actor and celebrity is a divisive figure in the media - few can doubt his wit and …

Fashion Hacks: Online Shopping Edition

The best insider tips and tricks to scoring that perfect piece<p>There will always be the woman who bookmarks Net-a-Porter or MyTheresa, adds the latest arrivals of her liking to her cart and chooses next day shipping—voilà, online shopping accomplished. But some of us enjoy the thrill of the hunt a …

The Amazing Pattern Library

The Amazing Pattern Library, started by Tim Holman and Claudio Guglierei, is an on going project that complies patterns shared by the most talented …

Freebies

Meet The British Men That Love To Dress As Rubber Dolls

You might remember our stories that took you deep inside a sex doll factories of California and China, unearthed the most terrifying mannequins of …

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Outstanding Photographs Of 1940-1950's San Francisco

American Fred Lyon has been mastering the art of photographer for seven decades. Even today, he's considered one of the most prolific and highlight …

Selfie Photo Tips & Techniques

Sometimes we don’t want others to know that we have taken a photo of ourselves. In these cases, it is nice to be able to discreetly take a …

Japanese Swordsmith Attempts To Craft Mythical 'Koto' Sword

He's one one of Japan's last remaining swordsmiths, but for the past 40 years, Korehira Watanabe has been meticulously honing his craft, so that he …

Grace Kelly Covers Tatler In Iconic 1955 Edith Head Dress (PHOTO)

She may have passed away in 1982, but Princess Grace is having a moment. The princess of Monaco is the latest cover star of Tatler, with one of her most iconic photos peering back at readers of the December 2013 issue.<p>The icy green dress on the cover is by Edith Head, the most influential costume …

So How Exactly Does The Electric Car Work?

Whilst our thirst for oil and non-renewable energy is still extensive, progress is being made to reduce our dependence on oil and lower our impact on …

25 Movies From The ’80s That Every Kid Should See

Many of your favorite movies from childhood aren't quite the same when you try to share them with the wired kids of 2013. These classics are the timeless exceptions that hold up nicely.

Movies

The Most Iconic Banksy Works Of All Time

Earlier this week Banksy revealed he would spend the month of October putting up art around New York City.<p>In honor of his NYC takeover, we're taking a look back at some of his most iconic works.

Streetwear

An App That Uses Geometry To Help You Break Creative Blocks

Reform is a stylish new app aimed at designers, with geometric puzzles that just might inspire fully formed ideas.<p>First-year undergraduate architect and design majors know the scenario very well. Given a range of flat polygons of different sizes–a circle and triangle or a rhombus and trapezoid–the …

Graphic Design

The Secret Power Of Introverts

If you had to guess, what would you say investor Warren Buffett and civil rights activist Rosa Parks had in common? How about Charles Darwin, Al Gore, J.K. Rowling, Albert Einstein, Mahatma Gandhi and Google’s Larry Page? They are icons. They are leaders. And they are introverts.<p>Despite the …

The 20 Most Stylish Men of Old Hollywood

<b>Icon.</b> It's a word that's tossed around like pollen on a spring day, spoken without a care and landing just as aimlessly on whatever happens to be in the line of fire. Yet, what is it that truly makes an icon? Today you'd be hard-pressed to find many men that are truly worthy of the title, but there …

The Science of Sleep: Dreaming, Depression, and How REM Sleep Regulates Negative Emotions

For the past half-century, sleep researcher <b>Rosalind D. Cartwright</b> has produced some of the most compelling and influential work in the field, enlisting modern science in revising and expanding the theories of Jung and Freud about the role of sleep and dreams in our lives. In <b>The Twenty-four Hour</b> …

7 Awesome DIYs to Try

7 Comments<p>More lovely DIYs are amongst us (all these makers online amaze me). And these picks are not to be missed! You'll notice this version has a …

DIY Honeycomb Hexagon Wall Treatment • Vintage Revivals

Man, we are cruising through the tutorials from Dylan’s Dream Room! As chevron has been on its way out over the last year I think many of us have …

The Vitamin Myth: Why We Think We Need Supplements

Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and we need supplements. Fortunately, many excellent studies have now resolved the issue.<p>On October 10, 2011, …

Buddha Had It Right: Relax The Mind And Productivity Will Follow

Eastern thought and meditation are pushing ever-closer to the mainstream. Today, many ancient teachings coincide perfectly with modern research on improved mental agility.<p>“The great enigma for psychologists and philosophers is the mind.”<br>–Bhante Wimala<p>Several decades ago, the term ‘mindfulness’ used …

Mindfulness

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

Enter The Majestic Recording Studio Of Composer Hans Zimmer

He might not adorn glossy magazine covers or be sponsored by a perfume brand, but German film composer and music producer Hans Zimmer in many ways …

How to uncover closed-door restaurants when travelling

It’s like a dinner party with strangers. Closed-door restaurants, also known as underground restaurants or supper clubs, are private eateries tucked away in a chef’s home. And though they’re not widely advertised, they are often some of the most sought-after tables in town.<p>For travellers, these …

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The 2013 Songs of the Summer

<b>This is the second year</b> I've compiled a Songs of the Summer package, but let's be clear: I'm not any closer to believing the entire "Song of the Summer" concept is anything more than a bullshit media construct. Like I said last year, Major League Baseball is seasonal. Music shouldn't be. Yes, there …