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The Seven Most Overrated Things To Do In Sydney

Being a little strategic on your trip can save you some frustration (and even sunburn).<p>Sydney is undeniably beautiful, but it's also maddeningly …

Travel

A startup that finds discount flight tickets 'hidden' on airline websites just launched in the US

So when Oliver Dlouhý and Lucie Brešová told me their startup, Skypicker, helps people find flights that cost as much as 90% lower than those booked via a regular flight ticket, I was skeptical, but definitely interested.<p>If you're like me, you probably use a flight aggregation service to buy your …

Air Travel

How To Redesign An Iconic Typeface For Arabic

Zapfino is one of the most well-known cursive typefaces in English. But can its suave elegance be translated to Arabic?<p>Hermann Zapf, the designer behind popular typefaces such as Palatino and Optima, was born in Nuremberg, Germany, almost 100 years ago. The typeface that bears his name, Zapfino, is …

Typography

Penrose Triangle Inspiration

The Abduzeedo logo is heavily inspired by the Penrose Triangle and of course the Star Trek logo. The Penrose Triangle is indeed one of the biggest …

Graphic Design

20 Norwegian Music Acts You Should Know Right Now

In our third installment of Sounds of Scandinavia, we take a look at 20 of the best music acts coming out of Norway.<p>In this third installment of our</i> …

Thinking With Type By Ellen Lupton

What kind of typeface should I use? How big do I set it? How should those letters, words and paragraphs be aligned, spaced, ordered and shaped? <i>Thinking With Type</i> answers these questions and more, providing clear guidelines for Designers, Writers, Editors and Students on how best to arrange their written content.<p><i>Type is the foundation of print and web design. Everything you need to know about thinking with type, you will find here. This richly detailed update to the classic text belongs on the</i> …

Mireille Silcoff's Chez L'Arabe: Excerpt From a Favourite Fall Book

<b>“Appalachian Spring”</b><p>There were seven failed surgeries and then there was one that was called a success. A neurosurgeon scooped flesh out of my left …

The 8 best typography books of 2014 so far

There's nothing quite as satisfying as opening a new book about your favourite discipline. And this is especially true of typography as the medium …

Typography

The Look Of Funny: How The Onion’s Art Department Works

The absurd scenes and photos that look like bad stock art? They’re all designed from scratch.<p>An <i>Onion</i> article titled “New Law Enforcement Robot Can Wield Excessive Force Of 5 Human Officers” includes a remarkable bit of artwork, which you can see above: a muscled, armored tank-like robot armed with …

Fake News

Watch “Cailin – Page 33” by ‘Monster Children’ Magazine

Issue 43 of <i>Monster Children</i> is co-edited by Beastie Boys’ Mike D and features a host of topics such as music, skate, surf, film and art. To promote …

Daily Inspiration #1832

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Choices

<i>Here in our fourth celebratory guest post, Brand and lettering designer Andrei Robu reveals his philosophy for high quality work.</i><p>I’ve realised I’ve been searching for a new place to call home.<p>I’ve just realised that we’ve been in and out of South East Asia for the past two years. Together with my girlfriend, we’ve spent three months in Indonesia, two in the Philippines, eight months in Bangkok. I’m writing this from Berlin and next week I’ll be in Vienna. All of this while freelancing, and all …

fragment design x AMKK Project T-Shirts

After overhauling the POOL aoyama space with a clean floral space, AMKK has now lent its floral<p>After overhauling the POOL aoyama space with a clean floral space, AMKK has now lent its floral designs to a line of T-shirts produced in collaboration with fragment design. Mirroring the clean aesthetic …

On the Scene…Spiaggia Rimini Grand Hotel, Rimini

Hotels

On the Street…..Via Indipendenza, Bologna

It’s refreshing to see a summer dress paired with a lightly-colored chukka boot instead of the super heavy looking and pretty cliché Doc Martens.

Bologna

Video Pays Tribute to Masterpieces of Modern Architecture

We encourage you to watch this playful two-minute animated voyage through some of the most iconic masterpieces of modern architecture by product and …

Modern Architecture

Turn Color Into Sound With This Synesthesia Synthesizer App

Available for iOS and Android, Roy G Biv will let you hear what a piece of pizza sounds like.<p>What does a piece of pizza sound like?<p>Unless you have synesthesia, you’ve probably never heard the secret music of melted mozzarella and pepperoni for yourself. But thanks to a new app, you can. Called Roy …

Apps

Moments of The FIFA World Cup – Brazil 2014

Outstanding and best moments of The FIFA World Cup – Brazil 2014 – illustrated by Dipanjan Biswas.<p>Dipanjan Biswas is a Gurgaon, India based …

24 Of Design’s Most Important Principles, Animated

Although not anyone can be a designer, everyone who wants to can learn the elements of visual design: contrast, transparency, hierarchy, randomness, and so on. In fact, it doesn’t even take all that long. Just watch this 50-second video.<p>Animated by Toronto-based art director and motion designer …

Animation

Kids Need A Flashlight To Read This Adorable Pop-up Book

Reading by flashlight when you’re supposed to be asleep is practically a rite of passage for kids. An adorable new children’s book celebrates that tradition.<p><i>Motion Silhouette</i> is a popup book by Megumi Kajiwara and Tatsuhiko Niijima. Each page reveals a new paper cutout like butterflies, trees, and …

Cute

Highsnobiety

Tate + Yoko x Viberg Canadian Moose Leather 1950 Service Boot<p>Check them out here: http://hsnob.co/1qu1anj

Best Espresso Window Design Calligraphy Lettering images on Designspiration

Sign up<p>Log in<p>Log in<br>• Blog<br>• Help<br>• RSS<p>Save<p>Saved from<p>fromupnorth.com<p>Visit<p>Deli Espresso Window Sign by Ashley Willerton #window #espresso<p>Norbert Matthias Ptacek<p>…

"Obey This Film" Reveals the Story Behind Shepard Fairey's Andre the Giant

Many people know Shepard Fairey’s “Andre the Giant” sticker as the impetus that spawned OBEY.<p>Many people know Shepard Fairey‘s “Andre the Giant” sticker as the impetus that spawned OBEY. Dubbed “an experiment in phenomenology” by Fairey himself, the image went from an inside joke amongst Rhode …

Designing cities and factories with urban agriculture in mind

The Netherlands offers inspiration for designers looking to create environments that harvest water, energy and nutrients<p>Urban farms are transforming inner city spaces – rooftops, infrastructure, streetscapes, building skin – into generative ecologies that support the lives of people, and …

Urban Agriculture

GQ Fitness: How To Finally Pull off a Tank Top

Summer is not far, gentlemen. And with tees and tanks come an obligation—or at least an opportunity—to show off your guns. Albert Matheny, co-owner of SoHo Strength Lab in New York, suggests these simple bench-and-row moves to get you right for short-sleeve season. Alternate between the first and …