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Sublime Places to Visit in Italy

I was lucky enough to travel to Italy last month for a week of road tripping with<p>my fiancée. Based in <i>Lamole in Chianti</i> in Tuscany, we drove out to a number of sublimely beautiful destinations away from (well mostly) crowds of tourists.<p><b>Le Cinque Terre, Italian Riviera</b><p>Sunbathers enjoy the sun as the …

Master Adobe shortcuts with new interactive tool

Adobe applications feature keyboard shortcuts for just about every task imaginable. Unfortunately, very few designers realise just powerful these …

Tutorials

Should I Leave My Design Studio To Work In-House As A Designer?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: Should I leave my design studio to work in-house as a designer?</i><p><i>Answer by Holly Gressley, Communication Designer, on Quora</i><p>I could probably talk forever about this since I’ve given it all a ton of thought over the last few years. I moved to the Bay Area …

Design

15 Useful Web Typography Tools, Libraries And Frameworks

Dealing with typography on the web has been real quirky. <b>Each browser has their own algorithm to render fonts</b> which could lead to unexpected …

20 Pantone-Approved Ways to Revamp Your Office + Improve Your Work Day

If it wasn’t glaringly clear already, we are absolutely in love with this year’s choices for the 2015 Spring Pantone colors. We’ve already brought the colors into our bedrooms, styled them for our wardrobes and even tried them in our favorite foods. The broad spectrum of soft, nature-like colors is …

Telecom stocks are on sale

Telecom stocks haven’t been getting much love lately. In March, for instance, AT&T was dumped from the Dow Jones industrial average in favor of …

What to Look For In a Custom Logo Design

The options for a custom logo might seem endless, but there are a few basic moves that can start you out on the right path. The first is evaluate …

Graphic Design

Articles about 8-side-tables-we-love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes versatile, industrial-inspired lighting that won't break the bank.<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for innovative …

Furniture

New Wool Felt and Cork Wall Coverings from Submaterial

Modern wall decor brand brand Submaterial has recently re-imagined their most popular wall hanging patterns into wool felt and cork wall …

The Making of Calico’s Marbled Wallpapers

<i>Back in 2013 at ICFF, we became enamored with Calico Wallpaper and their marbled wallpapers. Rachel Mosler and Nick Cope are the duo behind the brand</i> …

Think Wood Can’t Be Sewn? Think Again!

Berlin-based product designers Anastasiya Koshcheeva and Oya-Meryem Yanik teamed up on a project that is a study in materials. Chester is a new, …

This Gridded Installation at Design Miami Stole The Show

Patrick Parrish Gallery presented an eye-popping installation during Design Miami 2014. The gridded-out booth featured a group of sculptural …

Designing & Building a Mid-Century Inspired Console

<i>We fawned over the handmade furniture of California-based foureyes back in 2012 so much that we decided to revisit the company to get some insight as</i> …

This contemporary cabin in Norway has a cozy sitting area beside a large window. More cabin photos here: http://www.contemporist.com/2015/02/06/an-all-year-cabin-for-a-large-family-in-norway/

The Future of Illustrations on the Web

<i>Learn how to create beautiful motion graphics and animated illustrations in Sean Brodbeck’s online course, Motion Graphics and Animation.</i><p>Illustration …

Illustrations 2014 on Wacom Gallery

A set of illustrations created and published in 2014. The clients included Popshot Magazine, Kongsberg, Åpent Rom, Pluris Magazine, Wysokie Obcasy …

Homes that Use a Concrete Finish to Achieve Beautiful Results

• 1 |<br>• Designer: Anton Medvedev<p>The first home featured is a penthouse designed by a sculptor. Interior designer Anton Medvedev took full advantage of the …

Interior Design

Architecture That's Part Space Opera, Part Science

A new exhibition of projects by the wildly experimental Bjarke Ingels Group shows a commitment to functional sci-fi design.<p>According to Bjarke Ingels, design works like science fiction. He's in a position to know. Ingels captains one of the world's leading architecture firms, Bjarke Ingels Group, a …

Architecture

141 housings / MDR Architectes

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project is located within the Northeast limit of Perpignan, giving it the image of a Southern door …

70 best free fonts for designers

Free fonts: quick links<p>In this freshly updated free fonts for designers post, we bring you the world's best free fonts. We've filtered out the jewels …

Typography

15+ Latest Free Fonts for Graphic Designers | Fonts

Beautiful fresh collection of handpicked <b>free fonts</b> for graphic designers. Custom designed <b>fonts</b> are a great solution for making your company stand out …

Awesome Posters of Graphic Designers' Homages to Braun

<i>Hey</i><p>Maybe you've already read our five-part series on the history of Braun design, which covered Electric Shavers, Timepieces, Audio Products, Kitchen …

interview with marc catalá, creative director at mucho

marc catalá, creative director and co-founder of mucho<p><b>marc català graduated from the eina school of design and art (barcelona) in 1999. after working</b> …

Graphic Design

QUIZ: How much do you REALLY know about graphic design?

How much do you really know about the creative medium within which you work? Here's a quick and fun test to find out just how much you've learned …

Design pixel-perfect vector icons

In this walkthrough, I'm going to demonstrate how I use Adobe Illustrator's built-in effects and core tools to simplify the process of drawing …

McGraw-Hill Buys Engrade For ~$50M As It Moves Away From Textbooks, Towards A Future Of SaaS

This week, Engrade put the finishing touches on an emblematic story in the world of education startups. In 2003, high school student Bri Holt decided he’d heard enough griping from classmates (and teachers) over the lack of a quick, easy way to view their grades online. So, like any budding web …