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18 Behaviors of Emotionally Intelligent People

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …

3 Profound Lessons From a Japanese Zen Master That Will Blow Your Mind

It can be hard to find meaning and purpose sometimes. We spend so much time working and being busy that we forget to stop and look inside ourselves …

MacTrast Deals: Build Sites More Efficiently From Wherever You Are With a Flux 6: Lifetime License

- Jan 27, 2017<p>With a Flux 6: Lifetime License, you’ll have a user-friendly and reliable HTML and CSS design tool handy for all your website design …

Web Design

Patterns ≠ Components

Our Community, not Companies, Should Build Pattern Libraries<p>In “Pattern patter.”, Ethan Marcotte writes yearningly for more design patterns in our …

Marvelous Mechanisms with Ben Light

On Instagram, <i>Make:</i> friend and contributor, Ben Light, has been posting a series of short videos showing his experiments with different types of clever and unusual mechanisms — hinges, pistons, springs, actuators, hydraulics, etc. Looking at such designs, thinking about them, and definitely in …

German students design flexible furniture collection using felt composite

A group of design students from Germany's Angewandte Kunst Schneeberg have created a collection of furniture made of felt wrapped around simple …

Furniture

69 Videos Every Designer Should Watch

Design has a history; design shapes culture; design is creative; design is a process; design is helpful; and design is human. Whether you’ve two …

Graphic Design

Futuristic green city design runs like a real rainforest in Malaysia

If money were no object, what would the ideal city of the future look like? Laboratory for Visionary Architecture (LAVA) answered that question with …

Ikea's refugee shelter declared best design of 2016

The Better Shelter was designed by Johan Karlsson, Dennis Kanter, Christian Gustafsson, John van Leer, Tim de Haas, Nicolò Barlera, the Ikea …

IKEA

The 10 best new graphic design tools for January

As you might expect in the month that plays host to CES, January’s round-up of the best new graphic design tools features some killer new hardware …

How we’re using Component Based Design

Component Based Design is often talked about in context of large, complex projects. In this post we’re making the case that it can also be very …

60,000 Visitors and Counting: How to Double Your Traffic With Infographics

According to WebDAM, the human brain processes visual data <i>60,000 times faster than text</i>. And, there’s more: <i>65% of your audience are visual learners</i>. …

Unique designs by Jean-Paul Gaultier

Jean-Paul Gaultier’s opulent catwalk show is one of the highlights of Paris Fashion Week. For the past few years he has concentrated largely on haute …

Understanding Emotions and How to Process Them

The mental health of our society is far from ideal. Rates of stress, depression and anxiety are increasing.The data on college students is especially …

36 Straight-Up Genius Ways To Add Storage To Your Home

You'll finally be able to use your oven for something other than your sweaters.

The Dalai Lama Reveals the Ultimate Routine to Brighten Your Morning

How do you usually start your day? If you’re like most of us, it involves hitting the alarm clock several times before struggling to get your body …

Massive Spray Paintings Turn Tagger Tools into Fine Art Ammo

Katharina Grosse's energetic paintings owe the tagger's aerosol bottle for its unique textures.<p>At first glance, each work in a series of color-filled and linearly-appealing artworks seem worked over by the nimblest brushstrokes, producing gauzy dashes that collapse into neat alignment. The true …

Karuki Wireframe Kit – User Interface Web Elements

Karuki Wireframe Kit, a well designed user interface collection with more than 200 web elements.Mahamed Elgendy is a skilled UX/UI designer with …

Cubism and Realism Collide in New Murals and Paintings by ‘Belin’ | Colossal

<p>Spanish artist Miguel Ángel Belinchón Bujes, or Belin, has long been known in the graffiti world for his photorealistic murals. After a recent trip …

Success Depends More on Personality Than Intelligence, New Study Shows | Inc.com

Most of us not gifted with an Einstein-size brain or extreme self-confidence have sometimes wondered: Am I really smart enough to achieve my dreams? Some of us have even turned down an offer or not pursued an opportunity because we're afraid we simply don't have the mental horsepower to …

This Simple Habit Will Help You Make 2017 Successful and Fulfilling | Inc.com

One of the best ways to get moving in the right direction following the New Years celebrations is to reflect on the previous year.<p>While this is no secret, the odds are good that in combing through your previous shortcomings and successes, your perspective was biased--and that jaded perception …

Happiness

The Crystal Cathedral redesign: Why tasteful updates add up to architectural disappointment

When the Rev. Robert H. Schuller decided in the mid-1970s that his congregation was outgrowing the drive-in, low-slung Garden Grove church that Richard Neutra had designed for him 15 years earlier within earshot of Interstate 5, and that he needed a purpose-built cathedral to accommodate his …

The Art of Creating Proposals Your Clients Will Not Refuse

Imagine that you have been building up a pre-sale relationship with a client for some time and you need to make the final move and present your …

House Tour: A Colorfully Modern Whimsical Home in Rome

<b>Name:</b> Danny and Zac <b><br>Location:</b> Rome, Italy <b><br>Size:</b> 900 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Owned. <i>Lived insince April, but it's been in the family for over 60 years!</i><p>…

Redesigning a CRM

ZapLabs' Jessie Chen shares insights from leading a recent redesign project.The post Redesigning a CRM appeared first on InVision Blog.

Minimalist modular sofa combines simple steel frame and cushions

A budget version of Le Corbu’s Petite Modele, perhaps?<p>Here’s another entrant in the modular, build-it-yourself furniture game, this time from Korean industrial designer Cho Hyung Suk for homeware brand Munito. The aptly-named Frame Sofa is just that: Block-like cushions arranged in a frame that …

Furniture

This nap desk is the greatest piece of furniture you will ever have in your work space

What’s one piece of furniture that you wish you could have, like, today? Put this nap desk at the top of your list. The nap desk is the perfect …

Furniture

Artists Reimagine Children's Monster Drawings to Promote Creativity

In 2015, <i>The Monster Project</i> gave one group of lucky children the chance to bring their dreamy drawings of monsters to life. Now, one year later, the make-believe beasts are back, thanks to talented artists, imaginative children, and a successful Kickstarter campaign.<p><i>The Monster Project</i> is an …

In Sarah Waller's Glass House, modernist and monochrome design principles align

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Architecture

2016 Gift Guide: Tech

The best tech gifts aren’t just gadgets, but devices or accessories that make life easier, more fun, and a little more comfortable for the recipient. …