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Nomadic Designer Makes Cool Furniture From Trash

A Dutch designer creates complete interiors in just one week using discarded materials found on city streets.<p>In 2013, designer Francois Duquesnoy moved from Eindhoven, where he was a student at Design Academy Eindhoven, to Berlin, and then to Normandy. As anyone who’s changed homes knows, moving …

Furniture

Expressive Photos Reveal a Rare, Alternative View of Iran

An image of Iran that many people around the world are familiar with is the view of Iran as a troubled nation plagued by an oppressive government, ultra-conservative ideologies, brutal executions, public demonstrations, rumors of nuclear weaponry, and women who are forced to wear head coverings …

Pets

Tutorial

Bettina Welker strikes again, with help for polymer clay jewelers! This time she offers a useful, polymer clay solution for wearing brooches as …

Braveheart’s Legacy: A Landscape Photo Series by Kilian Schönberger

Fascinated by the landscape and the mystical mood of the movie “Braveheart,” Scotland is always on my mind when it comes to mystical mountainous …

Handmade Vessels by Utopia & Utility

Utopia & Utility was founded in 2012 by siblings Pia and Moritz Wustenberg and their goal was to “combine the functional and the fantastical.” The …

Furniture

Daredevil Photographer Balances Atop Iconic Buildings To Capture Stunning Images

<b>25-year-old photographer</b> Lucinda Grange is a daredevil who has scaled some of the world’s highest and most iconic structures like the Great Pyramid …

Small Wooden Figures Playfully Fit Into Their Surroundings

New Jersey-based street artist Joe Iurato proves that bigger isn't always better with his fantastic series of small wooden figures that are cut out and painted to resemble little people. The miniature sculptures are carefully placed in public places such as busy intersections, street lamps, and the …

Art

6 Amazing Photographers Who Look at the World from a Unique Perspective

<i>This post is sponsored by Lookmatic. Grow your eyewear collection, change up your look and see things more clearly for less than $100 at www.LOOKMATIC.com.</i><p>With the rise of cellphones and the popularity of apps like Instagram, photography has become a hobby many people have embraced. What makes an …

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The Urban Sketches and Drawings of Jess Douglas - The Fox Is Black

Jess Douglas is an illustrator currently living in a small coastal town off the coast of south-west England. Growing up in Ibiza, Jess moved to the …

Cuts! Illustration Series by Kotryna Zukauskaite

Cuts! Illustrated Print Series.<p>The freelance illustrator Kotryna Zukauskaite has created this series of artistic poster illustrations called “Cuts!”. …

Graphic Design

Where Can I Safely (and Legally) Tent Camp in New York City?

<i>A:</i><p>Maybe you’re looking to visit New York on the cheap. Or perhaps the incongruous notion of camping in a seething, belching metropolis is right in your wheelhouse. Whatever’s driving your urban cowboy fantasies, you’ll be glad to know that it is, in fact, possible to sleep under the stars in the …

New York City

Daily Inspiration #1699

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Graphic Design

Avril Complementos - Branding

Designing visual identities and logos is one of the most complicated tasks for any designer. All the work necessary is usually to come up with …

Graphic Design

Showcase – Handmade Fonts from Latinotype

Showcase – Handmade Typefaces.<p><b>Showcase</b> is a set of handmade fonts designed in 2014 by Daniel Hernandez and Paula Nazal (Font Foundry: Latinotype). …

What Eating A Burger A Week Reveals About Good Design

In a creative rut? Your new muse awaits at the nearest In-n-Out.<p>Hamburgers often seem anti-design. There are no clean lines or carefully chosen pantone colors in greasy patties of ground beef. Even the most meticulous arrangement of lettuce, tomato, and ketchup gets pretty gnarly-looking after a …

Stanford University

grain editDanielle Kroll

It’s hard not to smile when viewing Danielle Kroll’s latest project. Inspired by vintage flash cards and picture books, the Brooklyn-based designer …