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How to Design Beautiful iOS App Icons, According to Apple

It's no coincidence that the best and most popular apps frequently have striking and memorable icons. It might seem like just a colorful tile, but a …

DIY Webbing Tutorial on a Budget, Part 1: Materials & Hardware

Learning how to work with webbing is a useful skill, but many industrial design programs don't cover how to work with flexible materials. And if …

Sewing

Chairs Designed By Little Kids Are Hideously Adorable

An eye for good design isn't something you're born with; you've got to learn it. But everyone has to start somewhere, and this is what it looks like …

Magically Turn Liquid Soda into a Delicious Slushie with This Trick

Soda is teeth sweeteningly delicious. That is undeniable. Slushies capture all that is good with soda but adds tongue tingling snowflakes into the …

Trap Pesky Flies with DIY Fly Paper

As the temperature rises, so too do flies. If you're starting to notice them buzzing around your living room, it's easy to trap them with fly paper …

A Chandelier Light Bulb Is Unreasonably Adorable

There are things that are adorable but make complete sense: babies, puppies, kittens, small phones, you get the point. Then there are things that are …

Light Bulbs

DIY Cocktail Sticks

I am totally going to make my own cocktail sticks this weekend. Wait, I should also plan for the cocktails. Hmm…

NY Design Week 2013: Reclaim x2 Brings Out the Best of New York City Design

Just over a week ago, we had a chance to catch up with Jean Lin and Jen Krichels of Reclaim NYC, who opened the doors to their second exhibition …

New York City

Reader Stories: How 5 daily habits rocked my financial world

<i>This is a guest post from</i> <b>Jillian Beirne</b> <i>Davi. Jillian is a Transformational Money Coach and the founder of Abundant Finances, a service that helps you</i> …

Adobe's Project Mighty Input Tools Look Pretty Awesome

Color me impressed! I figured the next generation of designer-relevant input devices would come from Apple or Wacom, but surprise—it's Adobe. The …

Core77's 2013 New York Design Week Guide Is Now Live!

And we're live! Our annual guide to New York Design Week is now online at http://www.core77.com/NYDW. With the second edition of Frieze Art Fair and …

Everything You Should Know About the History of Typography

Lettering is everywhere and chances are that you, dear Gizmodo reader, have at least <i>some</i> idea of what font it's all written in. But the typographical …

Maria's

Calendar Stamp

Everyday Objects With Broken Image Icons Are Endlessly Frustrating

Is there anything more frustrating than a web page with a broken image icon? It's so tantalizing: what was I supposed to see, and am I missing out? …

Art

The 22 Best Product Designs of the Year

The Design Museum has just announced the contenders for the sixth annual Designs of the Year. And their products shortlist highlights objects whose …

Turn a Printed Page Into a Touchscreen With This Brilliant Concept

Realizing that the oft-promised 'paperless office' may never actually come to fruition, researchers at Fujitsu are working on a backup plan that …

Enjoy Marshmallow Superiority With This Air-Compressed Bazooka

It might not bring a complete end to your office warfare, but like with nuclear weapons, this marshmallow-blasting Mazooka should bring an uneasy …

Hot Chocolate

Make a Surprisingly Stylish Lamp Out of Three Sticks and a Lightbulb

The best DIY projects are useful, simple, and inexpensive. On rare occasions they're also beautiful. Such is the case with the Tres Lamp, a small …

Snapguide

Whether you're looking for instructions on how to change a worn-out rotor or looking for a way to share your latest libation, Snapguide (Free) can …

How-To's

Carina Seth Anderson for HOPE

by<p>1 minute read<p>Swedish clothing label HOPE has collaborated with the designer Carina Seth Andersson to produce a range of minimalist decanters and …

New York Fashion Week 2013 Grooming Trends - Ape to Gentleman

After analysis of the men’s grooming trends at New York Fashion Week 2013 it’s clear to see 3 popular hair and skin care traits emerge. While the …

Joya x izzue Home Scent Collections - Ape to Gentleman

Founded in 2004 in New York, <i>Joya</i> who produce some of the most innovative fragranced goods we have found from their atelier in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn …

New Space: Gant Rugger, Soho - Ape to Gentleman

Gant Rugger operates in a slightly different circle to its older brother, Gant, who is more youthful and vibrant without exerting itself on the trend …

What 2000 Calories of Food Actually Looks Like

Inspired by WiseGeek's what 200 calories of food looks like, BuzzFeed made a video that extrapolated those calories into 2000. Which would roughly be …

Nutrition

How To Do the Perfect Push-Up

Push-ups—we've all done ‘em, but sometimes they just don't look so pretty. Fear not! We've got the guide to get it right. Push-ups are a total-body …

Scrambling Eggs Inside Their Shells to Make Scrambled Hard Boiled Eggs Looks So Fun

Here's a fun little cooking trick for you to try: scramble eggs inside its shell so that you can make scrambled hard boiled eggs. Meaning the entire …