Lara Young

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Coachella 2014: The Best Festival Style

See all of the style spotted at Coachella 2014, captured by Craig Arend.<p>Follow photographer Craig Arend as he captures all of the bohème chic on the grounds and poolside at Coachella 2014 for <i>BAZAAR</i>.

Clever Newspaper Ad Creates Optical Illusion of a 3D Kitchen

An average, flat print advertisement wasn't good enough for Colombia-based creative director Felipe Salazar. Instead, he wanted to produce an incredibly eye-catching design that really stood out as readers flipped through the pages of a newspaper.<p>His clever concept, created for Corona Kitchen, …

Digital Art

Designing for Bikes Stored on Walls

Bicycle owners with garages have an obvious place to store those bikes—but what about those <i>without</i> garages: apartment dwellers, etc.? Those end-users …

MOS: A Simple, Magnetic Cable Organizer

Nothing makes me happier than a simple solution for an everyday problem. A problem I fight <i>every single day</i> is one or more of my charging cables …

Wearable Technology: Smart Band-Aids Can Do a Lot More than Cover Up Cuts

One of the most popular wearable medical inventions so far might be the Band-Aid. A flexible strip that heals our cuts and burns and yet never slows …

The Wonderful World Of Whiskey, In One Boozy Chart

Now available from Pop Chart Lab, the Many Varieties of Whiskey print aims to chart the guiding lights of the whiskey world with the Brooklyn-based company’s customary aplomb. It categorizes and distills (forgive the pun) each type of whiskey down into groups, from scotch to bouron to single malt …

21 Gorgeous Photos That Show Why Iran Is A New Tourist Hotspot

Shutterstock.com Iran is becoming a tourist hotspot this year, with tour operators reporting significant increases in tourists booking trips to the Middle Eastern country.<p>Perhaps that's because of a slight thaw in its relationships with the West, or simply because of the allure of exploring a …

European Travel

A Travel App That Practically Packs Your Bags For You

All of us want to pack light for a trip, to save the $25 of checking a bag by sausaging a week’s worth of clothing into a plane’s overhead compartment. But if you’re as indecisive as I am, you can never quite decide what you should pack, so you simultaneously under- and overpack, with jackets for …

PackPoint app overview

Five Smart Design Technology Kickstarter Projects

Nearly five years have passed since Kickstarter launched, revolutionizing crowdfunding, and helping independent designers turn sketches into real …

11 Of The World’s Most Beautiful Libraries

“Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future,” wrote Ray Bradbury, author of <i>Fahrenheit 451,</i> the ultimate book defenders’ manifesto. Dating back thousands of years, through Egyptian, Greek, Persian and Roman history, libraries have always served as bastions of civilization, …

This Is The Russian Nesting Doll Of Kitchen Gadgets

The modern kitchen has no shortage of gadgets–the juicers, the squeezers, the zesters, the mashers, and so on–but what it is short on, more often than not, is space. Perhaps that’s why the matryoshka is taking over the kitchen. We’ve already got nesting bowls and nesting measuring cups, and now we …

Dog Milk: Best of February + March 2014

Good stuff happening over on Dog Milk these past two months. From gorgeous dog beds to dog-themed products from Philippe Starck, here’s what’s been …

Amazing Minuscule Castles Etched on Single Grains of Sand

We generally imagine sandcastles as modest estates formed by countless grains of sand. But for artist Vik Muniz and artist/researcher Marcelo Coelho, they thought the opposite. Taking a minuscule sand particle, they etched an entire castle on it. The process took them nearly four years to perfect, …

Castles

Secrets and Tragedy Abound Inside Thomas Doyle’s Ominous Dioramas | Colossal

<p>Using models and materials originally built for the backdrop of model train sets, artist Thomas Doyle (previously) creates miniature dioramas with …

Street Networks Are Twice The Size They Were Before Cars

And that goes for even those cities built according to enlightened urban-planning models.<p>The last century of city building has been all about sprawl. In the 20th century, especially in the U.S., cities spread out, facilitated by the fact that the widespread adoption of cars made it easy for people …

Dublin Offices of Airbnb Designed by Heneghan Peng

Airbnb rents some of the most fabulous apartments and homes around the world so it’s only fitting that their European hub be just as show-stopping. …

True to This

It all started in 1993, in an unassuming parking lot in Southern California with the premier of "Alive We Ride," a video that captured skate, snowboard and surf culture with authenticity and veracity unlike anything of its time. Melding cutting-edge footage from an all-star team with daring DIY art …

grain editHong Kong’s neon signs

Hong Kong’s visual culture museum M+ recently released a fascinating documentary on the local neon sign industry. The short film titled “the Making …

Google Maps – Pokémon Challenge

Google Maps – Pokémon Challenge for April Fools’ Day.<p>Wow, this is a nice surprise from Google for April Fools’ Day this year. Google recently …

Winston Scully Gives Pencil Packaging A Facelift - The Fox Is Black

Everyone can picture a classic No. 2. Usually yellow, metal end capped with soft, pink rubber. It is a versatile symbol of creativity, art, …

Bright and Colorful Branding for the Freies Theater Hannover - The Fox Is Black

Back in December Bureau of Hardy Seiler collaborated with Created by Monkeys’ Simon Kondermann to relaunch the design of the Freies Theater Hannover. …

A Multifunctional Sofa Named Herb

While buying a bunch of separate pieces of furniture can be fun, sometimes you just don’t have the space or need for all of that. Think about it – we …

Camera Enthusiast Builds a Coffee Shop Shaped Like an Enormous Rolleiflex Camera | Colossal

<p>I’m not sure what part of this story I enjoy more: the fact that there’s a two-story building somewhere in the world that’s constructed to look like …

Daily Inspiration #1722

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 …

Ghostly Feminine Forms in Haunting Long-Exposures

This eerie collection is an intriguing self-portrait series created by American photographer Janelle Pietrzak. In every large color photograph, ghostly female forms interrupt the strikingly beautiful landscapes with a lingering presence that is both mystifying and haunting.<p>Entitled <i>The Secret …

Clandestine

Xylo Eyewear Visual Identity

In May 2013, Marios Georntamilis was asked themselves how to create a brand, marketing plan and find a way of supporting and funding this effort. …

The blanky for when things gets shaky!

Living in Los Angeles’s recently active earthquake alley, my neighbors and I are interested in products like the Second Skin blanket more now than …

Thirst-Quenching Trees

Designed for use in tropical desert areas of Africa and the Americas where temperatures vary greatly between day and night, the Hope Tree is a large …