Paul McDowell

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Knoed Creative: Outpost General Store Identity and Collateral

About Courtney<p>Courtney is the founder of Design Work Life and Seamless Creative, a small design studio she runs with her husband Brian. She now …

New Skillshare Class: How to Create a Style Guide

I’m exited to announce that I’ll be teaching another Skillshare class next month! I really enjoyed the experience and hope to continue to offer more …

Beautiful Typography & Lettering Works by Ben Johnston

Ben Johnston is a self-taught designer, letterer and illustrator based in Toronto, Ontario. Working primarily in branding, infographics and of course …

Typography

Simply The iPhone 5S

Back curve, totally flat, a slight curve…three different forms have been explored; so what can we expect from Jony Ive and his band of designers? …

Creative Coaster Designs

Inspiration is all around us. This morning at work my eye was caught by, of all things, a coaster on a desk. It was as if I'd never set eyes on a …

Apple looking into noise cancelling headphones that self-adjust - appPicker

A new Apple patent has been published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office which describes a new type of headphone that adjusts the output …

Apple’s web-based office software will force Google and Microsoft to up their game

Software developers who have early access to Apple’s competitor for office software programs like Google Drive and Microsoft Office are tripping over themselves to sing its praises.<p>Apple’s solution, named (awkwardly) iWork for iCloud, was built with one goal in mind, apparently: to make a web-based …

Software

Dim lighting sparks creativity

New German research finds a darkened room encourages freedom of thought and inspires innovation<p>There are certain times when you want the lights turned way down low. One such time, according to recent research, is when you need to think creatively.<p>“Darkness increases freedom from constraints, which …

Rover Electric Scooter

It's no secret that gas prices are high, and it only looks like they're going to keep rising. But we still have to get to work — so if you can get …

Scooters

CIRCUS Birthday Party Printable Set - Cupcake Toppers, Bottle Labels, Favor Tags and more

The pictured party is styled and photographed by Styled By Belle: http://www.facebook.com/StyledByBelle<p>*** This listing if for high resolution PDF files which will be emailed to you. No physical items will be shipped. Just PRINT, TRIM & CREATE! Printing is not included. Files are available in …

i-Woody: Wooden Chalkboard Screen Smartphone for Kids

Now your child can have their own age-appropriate smartphone without taking (and likely eventually damaging) your smartphone. The i-Woody is a wooden …

iOS 7

Skeuomorphic-design haters rejoice. iOS 7 ($TBA) does away with the much-maligned design trend that attempts to make apps appear like their real-life …

iOS

Apple reveals iOS 7 with a Complete Design Overhaul Featuring Stunning See-Thru Parallax Effects and More! - App Saga

The moment many of us have been waiting for is finally here. At today’s Keynote at WWDC, Apple unveiled iOS 7, and if you’ve been wondering when …

Siri, Show Me A Hands-On Preview Video Of Your New Features In iOS 7

One of the highlights of the announcement of iOS 7 during today's WWDC keynote address is a major upgrade to Apple's intelligent personal assistant, …

Video: AppAdvice Goes Hands-On With iOS 7

Apple has finally unveiled iOS 7 and we have a hands-on preview for you. The latest version of Apple's mobile operating system won't be released …

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Design x Food

British Designer Ryan MacEachern decided to take his diet to the next level by using some design to spice things up. This project explores the …

Graphic Design

Garb: Sketch Artist

Draw, doodle, or record your days - no matter what way you move the pencil, you'll be doing it in style.<p>TOMS Canvas Paseos Shoes ($64). TOMS …

Clothing

Paper LED Torch Light

Japanese designer Kazuhiro Yamanaka rolls up paper with battery operated LED to create an ample illumination source. When a user gyrates the sheet …

A Tea Infuser That Takes Its Cues From The USB Stick

The Loop is a handy, gadget-like strainer that stores loose tea and lets you brew a fresh cup any time.<p>Tea is synonymous with bourgeois comfort. Scores of writers agree that there are few things as cozy on a rainy day than a cup of strong tea and a good book. Kakuzō Okakura, for one, divined the …

Tea

Weekly Apps: Wake, Tunein, Groceries and more

The apps selected today are those kind os services that you could live without them, but if you use them I'm sure you'll use each one almost every …

Apps

Wacom Bamboo Stylus Mini

It can be great to have a stylus around when using your tablet or smartphone, but finding space for one in your pocket — or trying to find one in a …

Diminutive

Volkswagen Design Vision GTI Concept

And here you thought your hatchback was fast. The Volkswagen Design Vision GTI Concept ($TBA) is a study in compact speed with looks to match. Wider …

Nextgen

Zippo Stainless Steel Wallet

Zippo knows an awful lot about making metal things that go in your pockets, so when we heard they were working on a wallet, we were rightly …

Stainless Steel

23k Gold Chocolate Bacon

It's hardly a secret that we have a bit of a taste for bacon — call it an obsession if you want. So, we were pretty excited when we found out that …

Bacon

Daily Inspiration #1445

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 …

How To Avoid Duplicate Downloads In Responsive Images

For situations in which a browser doesn’t know how to deal with <picture> (or <video> or <audio>) or cannot render any of the <source> elements, a …