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French Toast

Better Than Pop-Tarts: Danish Raspberry Bars

If you think this is a Pop-Tart, think again. As I peered through countless bakery cases on my recent trip to Copenhagen, I came face to face with the household toaster pastry's Danish doppelganger, the <i>Hindbærsnitter</i>, or raspberry bar. While the resemblance to the cardboard-like snack is striking …

Articles about 5-brilliantly-hued-surface-materials on Dwell.com - Dwell

With a variety of surfaces built for any purpose, including facades, flooring, and countertops, Neolith provides high quality,...<p>It all started with an email to architecture firm mode:lina titled, “We want the best office in the...<p>With a history dating back as far as the Roman Empire, concrete …

Holographic Portraits Painted on Delicate Layers of Fabric and Netting

Thai artist Uttaporn Nimmalaikaew paints multiple layers of canvas, thread, fabric, and netting to create stunning works of three-dimensional art. Delicate and utterly unique, the paintings resemble shimmering holograms that subtly shift and transform when viewed from different angles.<p>A pensive, …

Earth’s most otherworldly sites

From Fly Geyser in Nevada to the Gates of Hell in Turkmenistan, few places garner the status of being completely surreal, as if from a different planet.

7 of the World’s Most Epic Journeys By Rail

<i>It’s clear that we here at TPG are obsessed with flying, but many of us have a love affair with trains, as well. Traveling by train can feel like a</i> …

Best U.S. Hiking Cities

<b>Get Hiking:</b> This popular four-mile hike has a large measure of challenge (3,700 vertical feet of climbing) with an equal payoff (views of Mount Rainier, Seattle, and the Olympics on a clear day). The journey isn’t so bad either: Along the way, hikers pass classic Pacific Northwest conifer and fir …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Canberra, Mad Squire, Breamcatcher

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Typography

Big Pack of Flat Line Illustrations

A big download package of flat line illustrations, graphics, and icons.<p>Look at this stylish collection of <b>flat line illustrations, graphics, and icons</b> …

Milano: A Lamp Inspired by Organic, Natural Shapes

In 2014, Nikari partnered with five universities around the world to have them design a wooden product for a project they are calling “5 Studies for …

Furniture

Cengage Textbooks – Spot Illustrations by James Gilleard

A series of vintage inspired spot illustrations created by James Gilleard for Cengage textbooks.<p>James Gilleard is an art director, illustrator, and …

Bob Schiller aims to revive Dutch bicycle manufacturing industry with Epo

<b>Dutch Design Week 2014:</b> the frame of this bicycle by Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Bob Schiller is made using automated processes borrowed from …

Can A Bike Be Both Cheap And Beautiful?

The Epo hopes to bring bike manufacturing back to the Netherlands by using the same techniques car makers use to keep costs down.<p>You’d be hard pressed to find a more bike crazy country than the Netherlands. Not only are bicycle paths ubiquitous, but there’s more than one bicycle for every single …

Automotive Industry

The Bone Collection

Designer Vayshalee Naran's Bone Collection has made a potentially grim object—the rib bone—into a beautiful bracelet that weighs with meaning. As the delicate rib cage literally protects the heart (and lungs), Naran's elegant bangle signifies love and protection. Anatomy has held a particular …

Libraries

Sleek Two-Legged Chair Design Demands Physical Activity While Seated

This two-legged chair appears a bit unstable to sit in but that was the intention of product designer Benoit Malta. The sleek, modern concept, entitled <i>Inactivit</i>, is meant to provide support while still engaging the body in some physical activity. While sitting in the wooden chair, users are forced …

Izabela Bołoz's Intersections modules interlock to form street furniture

<b>Dutch Design Week 2014:</b> The interlocking modules of this street furniture by Polish designer Izabela Bołoz form flexible seating for members of the …

The Best Fish Tank Ever. Period.

It’s called Avo and it’s the first truly self-maintaining tank! Its unique filtration system creates a balanced ecosystem where the plants, fish and …

The Best Free WordPress Themes for Web Designs

That’s great! Very nice place to find Free WordPress themes. if you need themes check it out. Cheers for the great work!<p>WOW! If you’re searching …

7 Free Minimalistic Fonts for Your Designs

Long gone are the days of busy, over cluttered designs. Now it’s all about minimalism, which puts more emphasis on typography. That’s why it’s …

Typography

101 essential free fonts for web designers

Every designer knows that free fonts are a godsend when working on a project, but truly valuable free fonts can be tough to find.<p>With this list we’ve …

Spectacular Aerial Photos Reveal Intricate Beauty of Our World

<b>Flamingos in Rosolina, Italy</b><p>The best part about sitting in the window seat of an airplane is the view. As it makes its final descent, you have a breath-taking vantage point where everything appears miniaturized and almost unreal. Photographer and licensed pilot Alex MacLean has spent years …

Trompe L’oeil Constructions Made from Layers of Plywood by Ron Isaacs | Colossal

<p>Starting with layers of Finnish birch plywood artist Ron Isaacs builds elaborately designed constructions onto which he paints, in a trompe l’oeil …

Material Studies: When Architecture Meets Fashion

A few months ago, fourteen 5th-year architecture students at the University of Southern California (USC) were given an unusual challenge: select two …

Fashion

The 100 Greatest Free Fonts for 2014

Here we are, once again, with our now-famous selection of the top 100 free fonts for 2014. This year we have only selected fonts published or updated …

34 Retro Posters that'll Work in Any Era

No matter how many innovations technology brings, people will always love retro.<p>Like retro clothing, retro-inspired photography and even old school …