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White Sauce Can't Clump: How to Make Smooth, Silky Béchamel

I meet, on occasion, people who claim to hate white sauce. It is something I will never understand. Even if you don't enjoy eating plain béchamel (as it's known in France) with a spoon, like I do, who doesn't love a classic lasagna Bolognese, with its meaty <i>ragù</i> layered with the thick and creamy …

25 Stir-Fry Recipes to Rock Out With Your Wok Out

Every cook has <i>that</i> piece of cookware—the one they keep coming back to day after day. That could be a stainless steel sauté pan, a cast iron skillet, or an enameled cast iron Dutch oven, but for me it's unquestionably my wok. I've been using the same cheap carbon steel wok for years, and it's one of …

The Skewed, Anamorphic Sculptures And Engineered Illusions | Art Decoration Design

Some figurative sculptors carve their artworks from unforgiving stone, whereas others fastidiously morph the human sort from mild blocks of clay. …

Matt Barnes' Inbounds Pass Goes to Stephen Curry, Who Calmly Hits a 3-Pointer

The Los Angeles Clippers' Matt Barnes learned that he can't turn the ball over when Golden State Warriors sharpshooter Stephen Curry is standing by the three-point line.<p>During Tuesday night's preseason game, Barnes tried to beat the defense with a long inbounds pass. Unfortunately for him, the ball …

A Day in the Life of Bernard Brucha of MASHstudios

<i>This month’s Designer Dailies follows Bernard Brucha, founder of the multidisciplinary, Los Angeles-based firm, MASHstudios. The Chicago native</i> …

Why Our Brains Love Curvy Architecture

People are far more likely to call a room beautiful when its design is round instead of linear. The reason may be hard-wired into the brain.<p>When the great architect Philip Johnson first visited the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, designed by Frank Gehry, he started to cry. “Architecture is not about …

Tsukor 3D Brand Identity by Happy Design

Tsukor 3D – Identity.<p>Lviv, Ukraine based agency Happy Design created the brand identity for Tsukor 3D, a Ukrainian 3D studio. The key visual is a …

Graphic Design

How to Design Beautiful iOS App Icons, According to Apple

It's no coincidence that the best and most popular apps frequently have striking and memorable icons. It might seem like just a colorful tile, but a …

Fashion Zoo Animals

Barcelona-based graphic artist Yago Partal offers photo manipulations featuring various animals in different outfits, dress from the most stylish …

Irving Harper: Works in Paper | Colossal

<p>Irving Harper: Works In Paper is a new book from Skira Rizzoli that collects the paper works of industrial designer Irving Harper. Harper worked as …

MakerBot Digitizer 3D Scanner

At SXSW, Bre Pettis, founder of MakerBot announced the new MakerBot Digitizer, a 3D scanner that allows you to scan just about any object and create …