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The Free Spirit: Shoes, Clothing, and Accessories for the Bohemian Babe

Couture-meets-bohemian style is the ultimate definition of a chic free spirit.<p>Whimsical touches, flowing maxi skirts, and vintage-inspired prints call on your inner-Boho this fall.by Deanne KaczerskiThe Rebel | The Party Girl | The Tomboy | The Romantic | The Futurist | The Free Spirit

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Hypnotizing Geometric Paintings Inspired by Sacred Mandalas

These kaleidoscopic arrangements explore ideas of visual pleasure through a hypnotizing array of colors and textures that spiral towards a central point. Created by New York-based artist Amy Cheng, the complex oil (and sometimes wax) on paper compositions are loosely based off of the concept of the …

500px Blog

Please Send This Game To Mars

A modest proposal for Just Dance 2014, the most important bad game in recent memory.<p>I think my cheeks are still flush with blood. By my count, as of writing, it has been approximately 13 hours since I last played <i>Just Dance 2014</i>, a pop-music based, karaoke-choreography franchise video game in which …

Design Trend: Brass And Glass

We at Decoist love profiling the latest design trends. Today we shine the spotlight on one of today’s hottest combos: <b>brass and glass</b>. We’re all very …

How to Style Your Coffee Table Like a Pro

This space isn't just for giant books anymore.<p>These decorating tips — from how to lay out a tray to arranging a personal collection — show you how to get a chic, stylish look for your coffee table.

Home Decorating

Charming Home Makeover in Los Angeles by Hunter Kenihan

Hunter Kenihan of Indian Summer Investments LLC sent us an inspiring home makeover project. When the current owner bought this 1920’s bungalow with …

Storage beds, once the orthopedic shoe of the design world (sensible, not stylish), are much more attractive these days. Our annual guide -> http://apttherapy.com/1n3hqo3

Mysteries of Nature Explode from Layers of Stacked Paper

<i>Liquid Hymn</i> is an explosion of colors and natural forms that burst with life from layers of ink, pencil, and stacked paper. Created by Oakland-based artist J. S. Weis, the illustrated plants and animals exist together in abstract formations where it is difficult to distinguish from one object to …

A Toy Kit For Little Architects And Engineers

The Strawbees kit lets kids use low-tech, inexpensive modular parts to turn plastic straws and cardboard into forts and toy robots.<p>Strawbees, a simple building tool for kids, has been years in the making. It started when founder Erik Thorstensson was growing up in Sweden, and he realized how …

Mystifying Goddesses in a Macabre Dreamscape

Adrift in a dark fantasy world, these beautifully rendered heroines are the surreal creations of artist Dan Quintana. Using oil on wood panels, Quintana carefully paints the delicate features of these mystifying goddesses. Although they are surrounded by demons and skeletal creatures with claws, …

Digital Paintings of Spectacular Skies and Fantastic Storms

Breathtaking skies full of intense light and billowing clouds dominate the digital artwork of Alexander Rommel known artistically as Evergreenarts. The German artist's digital paintings of glowing skies showcase the imagined glory of nature focusing on the play of sun, sky, water and wind.<p>Certain …

The Tree Snake House by Rebelo de Andrade

Living in the Woods – The Tree Snake House.<p>Rebelo de Andrade designed the Tree Snake House alongside a architecture project for the Pedras Salgadas …

Terrifying ‘Orchid Mantis’ is Camouflaged to Look Exactly Like a Pink Orchid Flower | Colossal

<p>In an unparalleled feat of natural selection the Orchid Mantis (<i>Hymenopus coronatus</i>) from Southeast Asia has evolved to look almost exactly like an …

Photographer's Girlfriend Continues to Lead Him Around the World

<b>Praktik Hotel – Madrid, Spain</b><p>Russian photographer Murad Osmann continues to be led around the world by his girlfriend Nataly Zakharova in his ongoing <i>Follow Me</i> project. With her back facing the camera, Zakharova eagerly holds the hand of her photographer boyfriend, guiding him through various …

Ask a Designer: Is It Okay to Place My Bed on an Angle?

Every week, we're asking designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, a question from our readers. This week is about placing your bed on an angle. Have a decorating dilemma? Comment below and yours might be featured in a future installment.<p><b>Q:</b> …

Interior Design

1826 Farmhouse Converted Into A Luxury Villa

Villa Solaire is located in France and it used to be a farmhouse. Originally built in 1826, the structure was converted into a modern villa by …

An Octopus Painted in Layers of Resin by Keng Lye | Colossal

<p>Artist Keng Lye whose work we explored earlier this year recently completed a new painting that blends sculpture and layers of acrylic paint to …

Radiation Physicist Beautifully Colorizes X-Ray Images of Nature

<b>Hanging Begonia, Chameleon</b><p>In late October, at the TEDx event in Groningen, Netherlands, one man stood on the stage and gave a fascinating talk about how his life's work had taken him on a journey to becoming an artist. Arie van't Riet studied radiation physics at Delft University of Technology and …

Carefully Applied Dyes Reveal Colorful Anatomy of Fish

<i>Cleared</i> is a photo series by formally trained engineer and mathematician Adam Summers that offers a new way of viewing marine life. The scientific photographer, who has always been fascinated with biology, took it upon himself to experiment with his specimens by altering the pigments of their …

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28 New Decorating Secrets the Pros Swear By

Throw the old rulebook out the window.<p>You know those people who seem to have great taste without even trying? You're about to be one of them. Here, top designers share the best insider tips and tricks in the business.

Interior Design

House Beautiful on Twitter: "Holiday design idea: Create a vignette http://t.co/pwBzZarXoZ http://t.co/9vCDt2hKPa"

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MIT Engineers Invent A Cameraless Tracking System That Sees Through Walls

WiTrack, a prototype designed at MIT, can track your movements anywhere in a house, even through walls.<p>In the Iron Man movies, Tony Stark never has to worry about interacting with JARVIS, the artificial intelligence in his “smart home,” by making sure that he stays in proper view of a …

Daily Inspiration #1628

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 …

A Dozen Creative Ideas For Decorating Blank Walls

When you have a big, blank wall to fill, your first thought may be a gallery wall. There's nothing wrong with that, but sometimes it's nice to break up all of that flat framed artwork with something different. Enter baskets, brackets, paint-dipped objects, wall sculptures, special paint effects and …

12 Shoes for 12 Lovers by Sebastian Errazuriz: Part 1

Artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz has never been one to be afraid of pushing the boundaries and his latest project entitled 12 Shoes for 12 …

15 New Shopping Sites You'll Want to Spend Your Entire Day On

Because of Amazon Prime and an Internet-related job, most of my transactions occur virally. I've learned that while shopping online has become commonplace, common doesn't have to describe the options we browse on a daily basis. Thanks to indie online boutiques and online marketplaces, there's more …

eCommerce

Intricately Detailed Murals of Animals Living in Harmony

Southern California-based artist Adonna Khare creates incredibly imaginative illustrations of animals whimsically interacting with each other. From enormous elephants to miniature mice, Khare creates an illustrated zoo full of diverse creatures. She even includes mythical creatures that range in …