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Spring Forward: 15 Ways to Rock This Season’s Midi Trend

Step aside maxis and minis — it’s time for midis to shine! Hitting right at or slightly below the knee, midi-length dresses and skirts are definitely a welcome blast from the past. They may have been all the rage in the ’40s, but styles ranging from bright floral prints to flowy fabrics have …

Christmas 2013: best picture books for children – review

Publishers deliberate every year on how to redecorate the Christmas story. This year, for those who prefer Christmas traditional but with a new twist, <b>Brian Wildsmith</b> is your man. A <i>Christmas Story</i> (Oxford £11.99) pins the tale on the donkey. We begin with a baby donkey pining for its absentee …

Stunning Mosque is Illuminated with a Kaleidoscope of Colors

The stunning Nasir al-mulk Mosque hides a gorgeous secret between the walls of its fairly traditional exterior: stepping inside is like walking into a kaleidoscope of colors. Every day, the rays of the early morning sun shine through colorful stained-glass windows, transforming the halls into a …

Interior Design

Mod Notebooks

Writers and illustrators often fill notebook upon notebook with ideas, wordplay, sketches and doodles. Many are then lost to a drawer or a shelf, and the creativity stays locked away. Mod Notebooks has a brand new solution for salvaging those threads, beginnings and "what ifs." Their new service …

Children's Hospital's Fantastic Pirate-Themed CT Scanner

The Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian recently installed a new CT scanner in their radiology testing room, but what separates the machine from others of its kind is that it is designed in the likeness of a pirate ship. Being that the facility is designated for medical …

Scanners

Artistic Beauty and Fashion Photography by Sølve Sundsbø

Experimental Fashion Photography.<p>Sølve Sundsbø is a photographer who plays with visual experimentation to create innovative photographs for fashion, …

Photography

Daily Inspiration #1541

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 …

The world's best student housing: the top 10 architecture projects

Following the disastrous Carbuncle Cup winner, here are 10 inspiring student accommodation blocks from around the world – showing that uni digs don't have to be mean, windowless sheds<p>This year's winner of the Carbuncle Cup for the country's worst building plumbed new depths of awfulness in …

Amazing Landscapes Distorted with Geometric Fragments

In this series, entitled <i>Landscape Monolith</i>, Reynald Drouhin alters crystal clear landscapes by turning sections of the land upside-down. Each odd shape, placed directly in the center of the horizon, offers a small window into a distinct, new place that perfectly blends with the surrounding …

Amazing

New Surreal Photo Manipulations by Sarolta Bn

Budapest, Hungary-based photographer Sarolta Bn recently released a new set of images that all have that surreal quality she's become known for. Bn's photo manipulations never cease to amaze us both for their creativity and the way they stretch the imagination. The self-taught artist has now been a …

Digital Art

Stunning Birdcage Table by Grégoire de Lafforest

Grégoire de Lafforest created this gorgeous birdcage table he called Cage Archibird, which he explains was designed to break convention. It creates a …

Chic And Comfortable? This New Collection May Be A Perfect 10

When you're getting ready and put together a dance-in-your-closet-worthy outfit (or dance-outside-of-your-closet-worthy outfit, for most New …

Parity Pedestal Set of Drawers by Gareth Batowski

While the immediacy, price, and convenience of flat-pack, particle board furniture sometimes has its appeal, nothing beats hand built, wooden …

Furniture

Adorable Animals Set Within Imaginative Adventures

This series cannot get any cuter! Entitled <i>Life is Adventure</i>, the images portray little kittens and puppies playfully placed within elaborate scenes. To create each setting, the creative team first sketched out ideas and then used everyday household items like books, pillows, and a broom, to bring …

Cute

Internet Browsers Transformed Into Fashion Models

California-based photographer Viktorija Pashuta has transformed a variety of web browser icons into trendy fashion statements. The Latvian fashion photographer has always wondered <i>What if girls were internet browsers?</i>, and so, the project brings that vision to life through a creative interpretation …

Fashion Photography

A Notebook Made for your Whole Brain

Some people, like myself, like to believe we’re equal parts right brain (for creativity) and left brain (for rationality), because not everyone is …

New York City Illustrations by Remko Heemskerk

Illustrations of New York.<p>Remko Heemskerk is a Dutch art director and illustrator. During his time in New York City in 2012/2013 he created this …

New York City

Artist Sketches Each Lonely City He Moves To

When you move to a new, big city like New York, it can feel very lonely, as artist Zachary Johnson found out for himself. Relocating to New York and then moving back and forth to Chicago, Boston, Denver, Belgrade, Pittsburgh and many more locations, the wandering artist took note of just how …

Art

20 Most Inspiring Entries in Red Bull's Epic Photo Contest

<b>Lower Tomata Falls, Mexico</b><p>It's back! Can you believe it's already been three years since we wrote about Red Bull Illume, the world's biggest photography contest for action and adventure sports? (Remember the incredible winners?) Beginning in June, Red Bull has been slowly leaking its top 250 …

Photography

Articles about 5 modern glass houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Philip Johnson and David Whitney used to invite great minds from the architecture, design, and art worlds to the Johnson-designed...<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple …

Architecture

Wish List: Exploring the hopes and wishes of a motley few - The Fox Is Black

<i>Wish List</i> is a quirky animation from Scoff & Gritt (aka filmmaker Andrew ‘Griff’ Griffin and illustrator Scott Garrett). The short asks a motley crew …

Famous Corporate Logos, Remade With A Dose Of Shameful Truth

Did the Olympic rings always hide words like “steroids” and “cocaine”? Did Ikea’s name always piece together like a cheap Snap Tite model? I didn’t think so, but it doesn’t exactly look wrong, either.<p>Editor’s Note<p>12/31/13<p>Happy (almost) New Year! We’re saying good-bye to 2013 by revisiting some of …

Blofield Air Design: Inflatable Outdoor Furniture

You might have seen Blofield Air Design’s Chesterfield-style chair and sofas we mentioned several years ago. Well, they’ve continued on their sleek …

Infographic: Porn Vs. Real Sex, Explained In Food

In the <i>Fast and the Furious</i> series, drivers pull off some amazing stunts. They can drag safes, take down tanks, and accommodate several people hopping in and out a T-top at once (in spite of surrounding explosions). But just like you wouldn’t expect to cliff dive from a falling car with all the …

Money Turns People Into Jerks, Says Science

UC Berkeley social psychologist Paul Piff has run 30 studies on thousands of people around the United States. And time and time again, he finds that the wealthiest participants tend to act the most deplorably.<p>As this piece from <i>PBS NewsHour</i> explains, Piff has discovered findings like:<p>Drivers of …

UC Berkeley

Beautiful Macro Photos of Sparkling Dew on Dandelions

Like fine art photographer Sharon Johnstone, Julia Delgado has a fascination for the little droplets of water that land on dandelions. Like little gems, the dew sparkle against the wispy feathers of the flower. While the seeds of the dandelion each have tiny parachutes, that spread far and wide …

Art

Gravity-Defying Photos of People Falling Calmly

We've seen our fair share of gravity-defying photography, but we're not so sure we've ever viewed a series with subjects so calm while only a few inches away from impact with the ground. These perplexing images by Prague-based English teacher and clever photographer Brad Hammonds leaves viewers …

Photography