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These Are the Next Big Kitchen Trends of 2018

If 2018 trends are any indication, kitchens are about to look very chic. This year, the trending materials, layouts, and shapes are less about the …

We're Calling It: The Top Kitchen Paint Colors for 2018

One of my favorite new trends in design is the return of color to the kitchen. For the second year running, I'm taking a look at current color trends …

Interior Design

10 of the best pubs and bars in Amsterdam

Arun Sood of Amsterdam Magazinepicks 10 of the best pubs and bars, from a fancy a jazz cafe to an elegant cocktail bar, and even a brewery in a windmill. Photographs by Sarah Moore<p>• As featured in our Amsterdam city guide<p>Café Belgique<p>One of the smallest bars in Amsterdam, Belgique still finds space …

Amsterdam in one day: what to see, where to eat, how to get around

Our practical guide to visiting in Amsterdam in one day. Find out insider tips on what to see in Amsterdam, how to get around and where to eat to …

Travel Review: Hot dam, Amsterdam!

'Bikes, bikes everywhere!' That's the first thought that ran through our mind when we arrived in Amsterdam the very first time. And the second time. …

Pick of the Litter: 40 Modern Pet Products for the Design Fanatic

If you’re a design purist, the everyday dog bowl or cat scratcher doesn’t work in your modernist home. But wait till you see this roundup of some of …

Pets

Creators of 'Green Belt' project win German Environmental Prize

Visionaries who devised the idea of turning Cold War no-man's-land into a wildlife refuge have won Germany's Environment Prize. The creators of a …

Europe

NRT - Nailert Park Heritage Home / seARCHOFFICE

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This site is now in the CBD of Bangkok but considerably a quite suburban in the old days. The House is …

Design

Your Guide to Energy-Efficient Home Heating Systems

Heating the home in winter is one of the biggest household expenses. According to the EPA, 42% of the energy we use at home is for heating. While …

Back to the Source: How Pyrok’s Premier Acoustic Products Strike a Cord With Architects

We know by now that acoustics aren’t always the most glamorous building-product. In fact, in some cases, you can’t even see them, while in others, they look like large-scale art installations. However they may appear, they’re incredibly critical to the overall sensory impact that an interior has on …

It's Official: This Country's Kitchens Now Have Our Hearts

I have a bit of a thing for Scandinavian kitchens. I've even written quite a few articles about them for Apartment Therapy. But lately, the kitchens …

Kitchens

We need small players to help shape the future of AI

Google, Alibaba, Facebook, Baidu, and other tech giants are leading the charge in developing and acquiring AI companies and talent. Many observers have expressed concern that the big players are dominating what will be one of the most important fields in technology. Unlike past waves of …

Populous and Egis unveil masterplan for Paris 2024 Olympic Games

A beach volleyball court will be installed at the foot of the Eiffel Tower as part of the masterplan developed for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games by …

Olympics

Here are 15 books that will help you succeed in the tech world

'Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products' by Nir Eyal<p><i>Amazon</i><p>Why do some products capture widespread attention while others flop? What makes us …

Silicon Valley

Thomas Heatherwick unveils massive museum carved out of a historic grain silo

Prolific architect Thomas Heatherwick just finished transforming an old grain silo in Cape Town into South Africa’s largest art museum – the Zeitz …

Design

Anfrum Hair Salon / Hidenori Tsuboi Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This is a plan of a hair salon located in Tanimachi 6-chome, Osaka, at the top of a narrow alley (about …

Hairstyling

The 1 Limiting Mindset Successful People Adopt (Without Knowing It) | Inc.com

We live in a world of unknowns--and I'm not just talking politics and hurricanes. Existentially, we are trapped in an illusory world filled with masquerades, suffering, and death lurking behind every step we take. Most actions we take are--in one way or another--a way to avoid confronting our …

Self-improvement

Fun Ways to Add Color to Bathrooms You've Never Thought Of

One of my favorite trends recently is the re-introduction of color to the bathroom. After so many years of white and beige, it's about time. If you'd …

Interior Design

The Bookmark that charges your phone

You know what blows up? Lithium Ion Batteries. You know what doesn’t? A Solar Panel. Safer, much more eco-friendly, and a whole lot more cheaper than …

Review: Ridge's RFID-Secured Metal Wallets Are Virtually Indestructible

Wallets are an exceedingly interesting piece of gear. And the reason is several-fold. For starters, versions of them have existed for just about …

Crowd Funding

This card is a computer!

Intel’s slick little card isn’t for swiping at the ATM. It isn’t even for using at the library. In the correct setting, it can pretty much power an …

Electronics

Libratone will convert its Zipp and Zipp Mini speakers into Alexa-powered smart speakers this fall

Libratone’s Zipp and Zipp Mini wireless speakers support Wi-Fi as well as Bluetooth, they have touch-sensitive controls, and they’re equipped with …

Smart Homes

Beautiful Industrial Design - Logitech CRAFT

Industrial design has definitely become a differentiator. We see that everywhere, from phones, computers, cars, pretty much every product tries to …

Product Design

Beautifully Landscape Your Career as Planterworx's Junior to Mid Level Industrial Designer in Brooklyn, NY

By - Apr 03<p>It is easy, quick and you'll get a copy of the results.<p>Built by designers, for designers, Core77's design job and portfolio site, …

Product Design

Adorably Soft Audio

This Bang & Olufsen audio concept explores the softer side of Bluetooth speakers. Its textile clad exterior gives it texture and softness you can’t …

Most Buzzed Designs of August 2017

Below you’ll find the most popular designs we’ve tracked over the last 30 days – an overview of designs you shouldn’t have missed in August 2017.<p>The …

Industrial Design

Live in a Gargantuan Jenga Puzzle at Dubai’s Royal Atlantis Residences

The 231-residence complex will include two- to five-bedroom layouts.<p>Towering high above the glassy waters of the Arabian Gulf in Dubai, the Royal …

Architecture

Steal This Look: Camp-Style Bedroom with Bold Color

Inspired by a campground, South Lake Tahoe hotel Basecamp is styled with familiar objects in new settings and a fearless approach to color. Tarpaulin …

Gallery of Cumberland Street Townhouse / Elizabeth Roberts Architecture and Design - 21

Image 21 of 24 from gallery of Cumberland Street Townhouse / Elizabeth Roberts Architecture and Design. Photograph by Dustin Aksland

Design