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Mark Oliver Illustrations

Selected poster illustrations by Mark Oliver.

Mark Oliver is a full time, professional artist and award winning illustrator based in Worthing, United …

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Magnificent Faucet Swirls Water into Elegant Patterns

A London student recently designed this conservation-friendly faucet that swirls your water into captivating geometric patterns as soon as you turn on the tap. The faucet weaves small jets of water into intricate, cross-hatched designs that look like they belong on delicate crystal glassware. The …

Water

7 One-of-a-Kind Rooflines

An A-frame could never contain all the personality these buildings have to offer. From jigsaws to zig-zags, these are seven unique rooflines we love.

Architecture

Orange Flamingos 2

Ikea Releases Furniture That Wirelessly Charges Your Phone

Want a world without wires? Ikea wants to make that dream come true, too.

Ikea is adding wireless charging to its furniture, with a new line of lamps, bedside tables, and desks.

Now, unless you’re a tech geek, you might not even realize that we have the technology to charge a phone simply by placing …

IKEA

This Awesome Reflective House Mirrors The Forest Around It

How to make a house disappear

If you want to live in the middle of the forest, chances are, you don’t want to obscure the pristine views of your natural surroundings with a big house. The Poland-based architects at Reform created a chameleon-like house that blends right into the forest.

The ground …

Imposition

The World's Most Beautiful Staircase is in Portugal

Inside what may be the prettiest bookstore in the world…
…is what has got to be one of the world's most beautiful staircases.Not impressed? Look at it …

Portugal

Scream!

8 Awesome YouTube Tutorials Every Photographer Should See

Spend your Saturday improving your photography with 8 YouTube tutorials photographer and 500px all-star Jimmy Mcintyre says you absolutely must watch.

Bondi Paddleboarder

Fleeting II

23 Wedding Dress Pictures You'll Regret Not Taking

A trumpet or mermaid dress is undeniably glamorous — make sure you're capturing it as such. A tight shot from the waist down will get the dramatic …

Weddings

Venetian Morning

Gigantic Light Beams in the Netherlands Mimic the Aurora Borealis

The artist who brought us the swirling, Van Gogh-themed lighted path is back with another dazzling creation that illuminates the night. Daan Roosegaarde recently created a light installation that mimics the aurora borealis. The galactic beams of Waterlicht crisscross dramatically in the skies above …

Netherlands

Bleeding Black Skull Candle

Beautiful Houses: Capitol Hill Loft

Today we will show a beautiful loft in Seattle, Washington, a remodel project by SHED Architecture & Design. I certainly do love lofts, specially the …

Architecture

Powerful Photos of Stranded Polar Bears Surrounded by a Melting Sea of Ice

While on board a ship touring the Svalbard Archipelago in Norway, Italian academic researcher Marco Gaiotti caught these stunning images of lonely-looking polar bears surrounded by a sea of ice. He joined a photo expedition that's purpose was to observe polar bears in their raw and natural habitat. …

Polar Bears

Photoshoot Thoughts

Cross if You Dare

Sunrise

A Southern-Inspired Wedding in San Diego

It took 10 years for Kori Collins and Brian Murphy to get from first meeting to their first date. "We went to the same high school and had lots of mutual friends," says Kori, "but when Brian asked me out the summer before I left for college, I was seeing someone else." The couple ended up at the …

Weddings

Gold-Dipped Ceramic Cake Serving Set

$ 58.00

Style: 35101096

A BHLDN exclusive
• Knife: 12"L, 3"W
• Server: 13.5"L, 1.25"W
• Fine bone china
• Hand wash
• Imported

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An Affordable High-Design Vacation Home in Mexico

By pooling their resources and giving their architect complete creative control, two busy Mexico City–based brothers built a high-design vacation home for just $70 per square foot.

Project: Cocoyoc HouseArchitect: Transepto

In Mexico City, fresh air and a quiet stretch of grass can seem like the …

Architecture

This is Not an Optical Illusion, Just Frozen Sand On the Shore of Lake Michigan

Photo credit: Joshua Nowicki
With the power of computers these days, it's hard to believe any photo is real, but this one, captured by photographer …

Lake Michigan

Compatible Old & New Design Shaping 1930s House Transformation

We’ve seen our fair share of amazing house transformation. This next home was designed to catch your eye like a red dot in a sea of black dots. What …

Architecture

Hamnoy's Magical light

"Empire State Building"

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