Melissa Lozada

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3D-Printed Chess Pieces Double as Stylish Planters for Tiny Air Plants

Chess is a game with ancient origins, but creative folks have continually found new and exciting ways to reinvent it. With the advent of 3D printing, the ordinary chess board now has seemingly infinite design possibilities that take it beyond a game. Online purveyor Living Chess has done just this …

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Detailed Freehand Architectural Sketches Showcase Incredible Skill

In this digital age, it's refreshing to see that some people are continuing to learn their craft by taking pencil to paper. Architecture student Adelina Gareeva showcases her detailed freehand architectural sketches via her Instagram, allowing followers to see her progress as a student.<p>Gareeva, who …

Drawing

Portable ‘LAB BOX’ Lets You Develop Film at Home Without a Darkroom

With the advent of digital photography, developing your own film is becoming something of a lost art. One of the hurdles to doing so is having a dark room to initially load your film for processing—without the danger of exposing it to light, and thereby ruining the film. (And if you’ve ever done …

New Resin and Stone Table Captures the Unique Beauty of the Caribbean Sea

Designer Alexandre Chapelin of LA TABLE has wowed us with his stunning resin coffee tables time and time again. Recently, the Saint Martin-based furniture maker has debuted his latest ocean-inspired model: <i>HAMILTON 23</i>.<p>Like his past creations, <i>HAMILTON 23</i> employs resin, marble, and wood to evoke a …

Furniture

Realistic Succulents and Blooming Flowers Meticulously Crafted From Clay

Nature-loving, New York-based artist Owen Mann meticulously handcrafts lifelike plants out of clay. Cleverly known as <i>Floramics</i>, his series of floral ceramics captures the intricate patterns and one-of-a-kind aesthetic of succulents and blossoming blooms.<p>Mann, a self-taught sculptor, dedicates his …

20+ Creative Mother’s Day Gifts for the Greatest Woman in Your Life

Mother’s Day in the United States is rapidly approaching—it'll be here on Sunday, May 13, 2018. Though we don’t need a holiday to tell our moms how much they mean to us, this special occasion is a nice way to celebrate how great they are. And, the internet is chock-full of items that would make for …

Artist Crochets Jewelry Inspired by Patterns Found in Nature

Japanese artist Miho Fujita crafts delicate crochet jewelry inspired by natural wonders. Each accessory presents Fujita's interest in nature-based creation and her penchant for reimagining plants as wearable works of art.<p>Ranging from elegant drop earrings to bold brooches, Fujita creates a wide …

Minimalissimo Identity Design

Italian designer Alessandro Scarpellini takes on the rebranding work for Minimalissimo, a magazine that celebrates the best of minimalism in design …

Bleed creates Tetris-inspired identity for architects Romlab

While those years of toil and study might not suggest it, being an architect is a lot like playing Tetris. The building blocks, the stacking, the …

Camden Market rebrand by Ragged Edge features typefaces inspired by its iconic bridge sign

Design studio Ragged Edge has created a brand identity for London’s Camden Market, including two custom typefaces inspired by the area’s iconic …

How a legendary brand guideline manual was reborn

There's something borderline OCD about identity guidelines, brand manuals and style guides. Designing the perfect combination of lettering, …

Particle Animation in Web Design: Fresh Trend?

We have already examined websites that have dynamic, abstract home pages, today we are going to delve a bit deeper into this mainstream and take a …

UI Design

30 High Quality Free Fonts You Should Definitely Own

Do you want the absolute best, high quality free fonts on the web? Of course you do! Then, take a look at these awesome, quality free fonts we have …

Photoshop Tutorial Secrets: Seven Essential Steps to Digital Workflow

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009<p>Be on top of your exposures like dirt on a pig. Know your histograms and image tones. Don’t just use your LCD as a …

Top Web Design Trends for 2015

There’s no clear-cut scientific formula to great design because it’s undoubtedly considered more of an art than a science. Strangely there are many …

Brand New Fonts, Effects and Presentation Mockups for Designers

Top quality Graphic Design resources custom fonts, <b>presentation mockups</b>, photo effects and vector shapes & elements in one mega bundle! With almost <b>93%</b> …

10 ‘Tried And Tested’ Practices For Smooth Navigation On Mobile Websites

It’s the Smartphone-age and the number of people accessing internet from smartphones, touch pads is increasing tremendously. For any business whether …

Showcasing UI Interaction Design with Animated GIFs

The humble animated GIF has become a popular tool for designers to share their UI designs. How a web or app interface works is just as important as …

What Is An Effective Web Design And What Makes Good User Experience?

The Podcast Episode with Christian VasileThe Importance of User ExperienceWe live at an age and time where everything is accessible but also in an …

Top 10 Website Eyesores to Avoid

Whether you use a do-it-yourself website builder or work directly with a designer, check out the following list of website eyesores that should be …

Design Detail - A Glass Floor Hallway Between Concrete Walls

This house in Mexico City, designed by Jorge Hernandez de la Garza, has a glass floor in the hallway, surrounded by concrete walls.<p>Get the …

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25 Logo Design Ideas For Outrageously Good Logos

Share!<p>When creating a brand for a company, designing the logo is the important part of the branding process. The logo and the name, are the first …

20 Annual Report Designs that Crush the Stereotype

The usual company annual report is a word-filled extravaganza of jargon, terms, figures and text. If beautiful report designs were the norm, maybe …

Dynamic Nighttime Long-Exposure Photos of California’s Roaring Wildfires

Though the wildfires in Southern California can appear destructive and devastating, photographer Stuart Palley captures their powerful, overlooked beauty in his ever-growing series titled <i>Terra Flamma</i>. For years, the dedicated photographer has ventured into the fire-filled wilderness and spent his …

Vivid Illustrations Depict Dynamic Scenes of Nature and East Asian Mythology

Shenzhen, China-based artist RLoN Wang is back with more intricate illustrations that burst with color and life. Since we last shared his work a year ago, Wang has branched out from more understated portraits of animals to vibrant illustrations jam-packed with wild beasts, mythical creatures, and …

Tribalism: Understanding Europe And The Greek Crisis

I have been a Europhile all my life. Consequently I have favored most initiatives to deepen and/or expand the European Union. I am not completely naïve and recognize that Europe has many failings, not least of which has been the poor quality of its leadership for the last three decades, whether at …

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