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Powerful Questions That Will Change Your Life Forever

Here are seven questions whose answers hold life-changing power.<p>Quality questions create a quality life. Successful people know how to ask better questions, and as a result they get better answers.<p>Questions exist to give us the answers we need to have the life we want, to give us the success we …

Self-improvement

For Emerging Designers, Celebrity Sells

Is fashion’s love affair with celebrity labels going out of style? Au contraire, argues Teri Agins.<p><b>366</b> Shares Comment<p>By Robin Mellery-Pratt<p>As …

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18 Buzzy Designers to Buy Now

Want to get street style snapped during Fashion Week? We don't think there's any better way than wearing a thoughtfully selected piece by one of the industry's most buzzed-about designers. Top editors and buyers have praised these burgeoning labels for a<p>Want to get street style snapped during …

Saks Fifth Avenue

Create Your Own Hipster Logo In 6 Steps

Launching your very own artisanal organic ketchup company? Do yourself a favor and make a hipster logo to go with it.<p>It’s not entirely clear how the “hipster” came to absorb everything that is home-grown, butchered, built, assembled, shaved, and yes, pickled. But regardless of its hazy origins, the …

Tran Nguyen's Gorgeous New Paintings of Melancholy Girls

Roq La Rue gallery in Seattle, Washington is opening a brand new two-person show tomorrow night, or August 1st. It will feature the new works of artists Tran Nguyen and Jason Wheatley. Nguyen's exhibition is called ” A Place Procured From Our Yesteryears,” and it consists of paintings of beautiful …

Art

Cats In Hats Go Viral As Etsy Artist Meredith Yarborough's Feline Chapeaus Impress The Internet (PHOTOS)

An artist's idea to knit hats for her beloved cats has been turning many heads this week as photographs of her woolly creations go viral.<p>Meredith Yarborough, a South Carolina mom of three and animal lover who sells her assortment of handmade cat hats on Etsy, said she decided last year to start …

Perpetual Relaxation Inspired by Igor Sirotov’s Ocean Rocky House

Kiev-based architect Igor Sirotov sent us images of a concept residence he envisioned on a rocky ocean coast. Especially designed for enthusiastic …

Architecture

Gorgeous reflection

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

For inspirational ceramic tile flooring, look no further than Catalonia.<p>Steven Holl collaborated with craftsmen on every element of this landmark performing arts building.<p>Dive into our essential guides on building-products to help you design your next project.<p>Rios Clementi Hale Studios displays a …

Architecture

Mirrored Photographs Combined with Watercolor by Fabienne Rivory | Colossal

<p>French artist Fabienne Rivory creates these unusually beautiful images by working with mirrored photographs and watercolor paints. Rivory has been …

The Icing on the Cake

Why stop at the dress when you can have an haute couture coiffure and decadent makeup to match?<p>Photographer: Patrick Demarchelier<br>Stylist: Edward Enninful<p>1/6<p>So as not to compete with what she describes as “the mad and gorgeous” rainbow tresses, Garland avoided loading on too much color: “I went for …

This Tiny House By Richard Neutra Is A Masterpiece

It’d be nice to live in a house built by a great architect, and you’d think the bigger the dwelling, the better. But as evidenced by this compact California home, sometimes a master builder can make do with a small canvas. Especially when you let him open things up with a retractable wall.<p>The …

The Mesmerizing Skyscrapers Of Hong Kong In Eerily Beautiful Close-up

For four years, photographer Michael Wolf explored life in Hong Kong by studying the exterior of its apartment towers. When cropped and textualized, facades of residential buildings become something other than architecture, but grids of information, charts, data, colorful patterns.<p>He writes in an …

The Best 3D Printed Jewelry

We’ve all seen 3D printing take the design world by storm in recent years and in the case of jewelry design, it’s most definitely been a game …

Earth Day Pictures: 20 Stunning Shots of Earth From Space

Auroras, glaciers, and gullies feature among the most stunning pictures of Earth from space, chosen by National Geographic photo editors for Earth Day 2011.

Nature

Europe's Most Affordable Cities for 2013

For the intrepid budget traveler, few frontiers offer as many challenges--and potential victories--as Europe. It may seem like sky-high prices, particularly in summer, are a nonnegotiable in Europe, but travelers willing to expand their frontiers will encounter dazzling affordability along with …

Start Believing in Yourself: How To Adopt A Language of Love

<b>“Once you have learned to love, you will have learned to live.” ~Unknown</b><p>We are powerful, vivacious, brilliant creatures. Our thoughts and ideas …

Self-help