Rebecca Dimond

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French Artist Turns Everyday Objects Into Playful Characters

With a creative eye, the casual observer can espy characters or faces in the everyday objects all around us. French artist Gilbert Legrand takes this …

Digital Art

Holiday Home by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

Holiday Home – Mountain Lodge in Geilo, Havsdalen, Norway.<p>Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter designed this beautiful mountain lodge located near the village …

Liz Climo Creates Hilarious and Witty Animal Comics

If you're on Tumblr, you may already know the name Liz Climo. She's the artist whose funny comics get thousands (and even tens of thousands) of notes a day as people share her witty works with the world. By day, she's an author and animator for the hit show <i>The Simpsons</i>. By night, she turns into one …

Comics

Oil Paintings of San Francisco Lit Up at Night

It's easy to get lost in the chaos of a busy city. In this series called <i>Concrete</i>, artist Xiau-Fong Wee takes us on a journey into the rush of urban life. Each scene is a snapshot right out of San Francisco area nightlife, transformed into a detailed oil painting. Lights from buildings, cars, and …

San Francisco

12 Award-Winning Photos Beautifully Capture Daily Life

You might think that professional photographers, whose craft is being co-opted by Instagrammers and selfie-takers, would be the last to crowdsource “Likes” as a metric to judge a photography contest. Think again: the Morpholio Project, an online creative community of architects and academics, used …

Game Of Thrones Heroines As Art Nouveau Paintings

This is a small series (there's five) of Game of Thrones heroines imagined by Elin Jonsson in the style of famed art nouveau painter Alphonse Mucha …

145+ Designer Living Room Decorating Ideas

Whether you favor bold and modern or traditional and cozy, these spaces are so pretty it will be hard to pick a favorite.<p>Get inspired with over 145 ways to style the heart of your home. Need ideas for other areas too? Our bedroom and bathroom galleries have so many gorgeous projects to emulate.

Making Grey Exciting – How To Use This Shade Effectively In The Home

Who said grey had to be boring? It is a shade that has grown in popularity over the past few years as it can look extremely sophisticated and elegant …

Before & After: A Stylish Bathroom Transformation

(Image credit: Mattie)<p>This is Mattie's old bathroom, pre Style Cure. Even though she was a little off of the usual Cure schedule, due to some …

Thrifting

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Home Tours

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John Briscella, a Philadelphian now earning his Masters in "Urban Strategies" in Vienna—surely one of the most interesting degree...<p>Or is one house better than two? For Santa Monica–based architect Jesse Bornstein and his family, both are true.<p>After graduating from the Rhode Island School of Design …

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Striking $30,000,000 Estate With Beautiful Gardens And Relaxing Views

This <b>Magnificent Waterfront estate</b> is a true masterpiece located at 188 Long Neck Point Road, Darien, Connecticut, built in 1897 and including 17 …

A Small Office Becomes a Private Apartment

Beriot, Bernardini Arquitectos transformed a tiny, 28-square-meter (300 sqft) office into a private apartment located in the historic center of Duque …

Watching the Milky Way grow up

Humans take the starry night for granted. But Earth’s night sky hasn’t always sparkled: In the distant past, during the infancy of the Milky Way, it …

Hubble views an old and mysterious cluster

The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured the best-ever image of the globular cluster Messier 15, a gathering of old stars that orbits the …

The Largest Discovered Structure in the Universe Contradicts Big-Bang Theory Cosmology (Weekend Feature)

This LQG challenges the Cosmological Principle, the assumption that the universe, when viewed at a sufficiently large scale, looks the same no matter …

Neutrino Detector Finds Elusive Extraterrestrial Particles in 'Major Breakthrough'

For decades, scientists have been searching for ghostly neutrino particles from outer space, and now they have finally found them.<p>Using the IceCube …

Physics

Brightest Explosion In the Universe Ever Seen Defies Astronomy Theories

A mysterious blast of light spotted earlier this year near the constellation Leo was actually the brightest gamma-ray burst ever recorded, and was …

Universe

Chinese Sculptor Spends 4 Years Sculpting World’s Longest Wooden Masterpiece

When you hear the word “masterpiece,” you most likely think of some famous painting painted in the 15th or 16th century like the Mona Lisa. So it’s …

11 Ways to Maximize a Small Space

Mirrors and double-duty furniture are your best friends.<p>Whether you live in a cozy studio apartment or want to get more out of a small room or tiny nook in your house, use these small space design ideas to help you decorate.

Histagrams: What History Would Look Like If It Was Posted On Instagram

Although seeing history through photographs is definitely fascinating, it’s also interesting to think about how it might have happened today. What if …

25 Of The Worst Food Name Fails Ever

We’re pretty picky about how our food is packaged – choosing the wrong name, packaging color or logo can scare us away from a food product. You’d …

Split Portrait of Grandmother and Granddaughter Proves You Can’t Escape Genetics

Quebecois photographer Ulric Collette (previously here) is at it again, creating striking composite photographs comparing the genetic similarities of …

Rone New Street Art - Berlin, Germany

Share this article<p>Rom Levy<br>• November 16, 2013<br>• 0<p>Currently touring through Europe, Rone‘s first stop was Germany where he worked several days on this new …

This Season's Must Have Trippy Star Wars Sweatshirt

This is a trippy $60 Star Wars sweatshirt available for pre-order from Rage On (you know I will!). It looks like the kind of sweatshirt a droid might …

I Must Have One: A Reading Net For Your At-Home Library

This is the Reading Net designed by Spanish creative studio Playoffice. Of course I'm not sure how much credit Playoffice actually deserves. It's not …

Kohei Matsuno’s Amazing Latte Art

This Japanese designer's latte art reminds us that just about anything--even coffee--can be an incredible work of art.<p>Source: NPR<p>While Kohei Matsuno …

Coffee

Adjustable Clampersand, An Ampersand-Shaped Clamp

The Adjustable Clampersand takes the utility of a C-clamp and adds the literary street cred of the ampersand symbol. The functional aluminum clamp …

English Has a New Preposition Because Internet

In standard English, “because” is a subordinating conjunction. But due to an emerging use of the term on the internet, it’s also a preposition. …

Miss Understood by Tcherassi Vilató

Tcherassi Vilató have designed a collection of tables named Miss Understood.<p>Description<p>The Miss Understood tables reflect Tcherassi Vilató’s spirit: …