Matt George

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All Our Best Advice on Deciding Whether to Rent or Buy a Home

<i>For more personal finance tips, sign up for the Your Money newsletter here.</i><p>So you’re thinking of buying a home, perhaps your very first one. But you wonder whether you might be better off continuing to rent. And you have no idea how to figure out which choice makes more sense for you.<p>Well, join the …

Frozen motion: Philippe Apeloig makes his mark on porcelain

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This Neighborhood Is Transforming By Letting Artists Buy Its Vacant Homes For Cheap

In the Garfield Park neighborhood of Indianapolis, a plan is helping artists fix up and settle in abandoned houses, and then making sure they can afford to stay once things start improving.<p>For artists, the gentrification cycle in cities often goes something like this: struggling photographers or …

​Airbnb buys Luxury Retreats, an upscale vacation rental site

Airbnb is puttin' on the ritz.<p>The home rental service moved into the luxury vacation realm Thursday, saying it's acquired high-end vacation rental company Luxury Retreats. Airbnb declined to disclose the financial terms of the deal, but according to Bloomberg, Canada-based Luxury Retreats is said …

Sustainable Luxe: 5 Hotels Doing it Right

At these dreamy destinations, luxury goes hand in hand with the three pillars of sustainability.<p>Smart travelers now expect some elements of sustainability when they travel—and welcome it when it goes beyond picking up towels and reusable soap containers. As Keith Bellows, former editor in chief of</i> …

7 Luxury Travel Trends for 2017

Travel<p>Lux is in flux, says Urban Insider Annie Fitzsimmons. Here’s what to know.<p>Every December, top hotels, cruise lines, tour operators, travel agents, and members of the media descend upon Cannes, France, for the annual International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM), the travel industry’s version of …

A Price You Pick Gets You 156 Hours of Premium Coding Instruction, From Python to Ruby & Everything In Between

<b>Learn How To Code: Google's Go Programming Language</b><p><b>The Complete Python Course: Beginner to Advanced!</b><p>Get the Complete A to Z Story on Python & Start …

Design Awards 2017 | Wallpaper*

Buffer than the Oscars, slightly naughtier than the Nobels, the Wallpaper* Design Awards anoints the people, places and particular things of the year. We invite an elite panel to sit in judgement over 11 special award categories – see the competition-crushing podium toppers who stood taller, aimed …

This Brilliant Tool Helps Designers Refuse Dismal Pay

Industry-wide change starts with designers saying no to unpaid work, and talking to clients about why. Jessica Hische shows us how.<p>Working for free is a hotly debated topic at all levels of the design industry—from established firms that work on spec to young designers hoping to get their foot in …

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Nonprofits

Stylish designer houses made of cardboard - CNN Style

Written by Susannah Palk, CNN<p>Why build with traditional bricks and mortar when you can use something a little more unconventional? That's the ethos behind one company in the Netherlands that uses cardboard to create their eco-friendly houses. Wikkelhouse, meaning "wrapped house" in Dutch, produces …

How Graphic Designer Louise Fili Creates Timeless Logos

“I think of a logo as a typographic portrait,” she says.<p>On Sundays, designer Louise Fili likes to venture into her Manhattan office, pull out her visual diaries–albums of perfume labels, orange wrappers, photographs of street signs, she’s been making for decades–and immerse herself in the world of …

10 of the most popular hotel rooms on Dezeen's Pinterest boards

From a bed cocooned in an ice vortex to a colourful suite in America's first gay boutique hotel, this week we're counting down Dezeen's most-pinned …

Snapchat branches into hardware with camera-integrated Spectacles

Video sharing app Snapchat has made its first foray into hardware with a pair of glasses that allow users to wirelessly send clips without touching …

Beijing Design Week returns for 2016

<b>Dezeen promotion:</b> this year's Beijing Design Week features installations, design exhibitions and pop-ups focused on the redevelopment of China's …

The arts space of the future has already broken ground

For anyone who's seen Ridley Scott's <i>Blade Runner</i>, the 1982 film's depiction of a perpetually dark and rainy post-apocalyptic Los Angeles didn't …

Hand Eye-Supply Debuts an Ode to Classic Sign Painting

Colt Bowden's signs, books, and our newest shirt sustain a beloved craft<p>Before the 1980's, nearly all of the commercial art in the country was either …

Salt Lake City

Dash Kitchen restaurant review - Turin, Italy

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Print Is Not Dead, Says Science

Despite a rise in e-reading, and years of print doomsday predictions, a Pew study finds that people still prefer print books.<p>After weathering predictions of its demise for almost a decade, the print book is alive and well: According to a Pew Research Center survey, print is still the most popular …

The Designer Behind the Android Logo Has a Raunchy Sense of Humor

Making art as a profession is fun, but doing it for yourself is even better—just ask graphic designer Irina Blok.<p>A smartphone display mimicking the look of a stock ticker is, in reality, a sailor-mouthed ribbon of reactions to the tumultuous nature of the markets. Helpful rhymes splashed across …

Knight Mills + Goodhood Limited Edition Floor Runner

In 2007, Goodhood opened its doors on a back street in Shoreditch, promising Londoners a curious collection of clothing and home goods. Last September, founders Jo Sindle and Kyle Stewart expanded their inventory and moved shop a block away to a larger space on Curtain Road, which houses the cult …

New Mexico

Cult classics: Vitra's Schaudepot launches with a show of 'Radical Design'

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Photographing Italy’s Independent Shops, Before It’s Too Late

Independent shops shaped Italy’s cities for centuries. Are they finally succumbing to the big box store?<p>For the photographer Francesco Pergolesi, his hometown of Spoleto, Italy, is synonymous with the mom-and-pop shops that pepper its streets. When he returned home after studying in Rome, he …

"Graphic Means" Documentary Shows How Designers Did It Before Digital

Used to be you couldn't design without an X-Acto knife<p>On his podcast, Kevin Smith recounted explaining to his young daughter how we rented movies …

A Modular Furniture System Designed for Nomads

Inspired by her own nomadic lifestyle, Argentinian architect and designer Natalia Geci created a collection of modular freestanding pieces that can …

The Best Instagram Accounts To Follow For Design

Co.Design writers and editors reveal their biggest Instagram crushes.<p>In need of fresh inspiration? <i>Co.Design</i>‘s writers and editors have selected their favorite design-themed Instagram accounts, capturing everything from the heady nostalgia of the Eames era to the endearingly esoteric (and moderately …

The Surfjack Hotel + Swim Club, Honolulu

It’s not easy to stand out in the sea of hotels crowding Waikiki but, within just a few months of opening, the Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club has made quite a splash. While its distinguished neighbors (like the Royal Hawaiian and the Moana Surfrider) rely on luxury amenities, proximity to the shore and …

Hawaii

Red Barn by Roger Ferris and Partners provides an artist's retreat in Connecticut

Connecticut-based firm Roger Ferris + Partners has built an artist's studio and residence clad with bright red siding on a Connecticut estate (+ …

J. Mueser's Custom Suits

If you blink you might just miss the J. Mueser storefront in NYC's West Village. Stepping inside, however, reveals not only the depths of the location and the plentitude of fabrics and ready to wear clothing, but also the imagination of founder Jake Mueser. The boutique lets customers get hands on …

East Village