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Vancouver rentals are still the most expensive in Canada

Of course, there’s the age-old rule of supply and demand, and with rental availability rates of only 0.6%, among the lowest in Canada, it’s no …

Canada

15 Creative Ideas For Room Dividers

Open spaces are great for a number of reasons. In offices they facilitate collaboration and communication, and in homes it keeps things flowing and …

8 Incredible Online Resources for Creative Design Inspiration

<i>Design, whether it’s for print, digital marketing, editorials or websites, requires constant creative juice. But even the most prolific and</i> …

12 Self-Awareness Exercises That Fuel Happiness and Success

An old African proverb says, "When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside can do you no harm."<p>Self-awareness is one of the most important skills for success. How you behave and respond to external situations is governed by internal mental processes. Self-awareness uncovers any destructive …

You can now design a $250,000 tiny house on an app and get it delivered in months

Becoming a tiny house homeowner is now as easy as tapping away at an iPad.<p>Blu Homes, a California-based prefab home manufacturer, just launched a new line of micro houses that shoppers can customize on an app and get delivered to their property in a matter of months.<p>The cost starts at $250,000, …

Porch

Pure Swedish Design Masterfully Executed In Höganas Home

Pure Swedish design oozes from this spacious abode located in Sweden's snowy town of Höganas, primed for open living opulence.

11 Resume Designs with Slick Personal Branding

Here at HOW, our goal is to provide graphic designers of all skill levels with the resources to sharpen their talent. We also aim to assist our …

Illustrator Sketch iOS 9.3 UI Kit

A set of 17 UI cards in sketch format, designed with different kinds of layout arrangements and with a different type of information for each....<p>A …

Prototyping

What are the essential qualities of a good design leader? Part 2

We asked Libby Bawcombe and Chris Thelwell to share their thoughts.The post What are the essential qualities of a good design leader? Part 2 appeared …

UI/UX Design Glossary. Steps to Usability

Practice shows that structured data is a great way to work optimization and that is one of the reasons why old good stuff like phone directories, …

UI Design

Improve your UX with Google Analytics

<i>Erika Hall</i> <i>from Mule will be looking at a human approach to analytics at</i> <i>Generate Sydney</i><i>. In her session,</i> <i>Beyond measure</i><i>, she'll explain how more data</i> …

20 Free Photoshop Actions All Designers Must Have

Automated scripts save time and improve workflow in all creative fields. Adobe products like Photoshop offer scripts called <b>actions</b> that automate a …

moma are launching a totally free photography course

Put down Instagram, pick up that old film camera, and learn photography from one of the best museums in the world.<p>We're bombarded with so many images now we might feel that we're all authorities on the finer points of visual culture, we have all the equipment in the palms, but beyond the Instagram …

Is your website layout doing more damage than you think?

<i>Building a website can be nerve-wracking.</i>Underneath all the design decisions that you have to make, is something even more important: your website’s …

China Is Headed for a Debt Meltdown Like the U.S. in 2008 -- But Worse

World attention has focused in recent months on an acute refugee crisis occasioned by the mass migration to Europe of hundreds of thousands now fleeing the Syrian civil war. Less noticed has been another refugee crisis at least as ominous as that underway in the Middle East and Europe -- the …

Articles about university place apartment on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tucked away on the edge of a nature preserve, a customized home breaks the prefab mold.<p>The Scandinavian city offers a talented but humble design scene that plays homage to the rugged Nordic climate.<p>A design guide to China's bustling capital.<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes …

Misused mobile UX patterns

If you are an experienced designer, you probably agree that being inspired by others is not stealing in UI design. It’s best practice research. It’s …

10 Swiss Inspired Graphic Design Lessons To Help You Become A Better Designer

<i>Sometimes the best way to showcase your design is to go back to the basics.</i> <br>When you hear the term “Swiss Design” the first thing you might think of …

The role of textures in contemporary graphic design – Learn

<i>Texture is a powerful technique for creating compelling and lifelike design projects, and mastering it will vastly improve your designs.</i><p>Ever dreamt …

8 coffee shops that New Yorkers love

The latter is what really feeds our addiction, and at $5 a cup, drains our bank accounts.<p>Keep scrolling to check out some of Manhattan's most beloved coffee institutions, the places New Yorkers go to get their fix and even spend an entire Sunday afternoon.