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The 10 Best Design Books Of 2013

No matter how convenient Kindles are, they will never do justice to beautifully printed, full-color art and design books. (And reading them often doubles as a workout–the big ones require serious biceps to even lift.)<p>See more of the year’s best design: <br>Branding <br>Houses <br>Interfaces <br>Apps <br>Photo Essays …

Simple Design Feature Solves the Eternal Cup Question

When you put away your freshly-washed glasses, do you place them with the opening up or down? You might put them with the edge down so any leftover …

Avant-garde

PAULO MERLINI arquitectura designs bakery in Oporto that accomodates different moods of visitors. Discover more: http://www.archello.com/en/project/bakery-oporto Follow more: http://www.archello.com/en/project/bakery-oporto?a=follow

South Coast Residence by INDYK Architects

Australian-based Indyk Architects have designed the South Coast Residence.<p>From the architects<p>The house grew out of its formidable site, inspired by …

Articles about 7 design blogs follow on Dwell.com - Dwell

It's not all shoots and rounds: The creative team at Dwell is ever on the internet prowl for the best visual inspiration to be...<p>We’re turning inward for inspiration, highlighting superlative users and fresh photos found on our own site.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's …

Fabrication

Whimsical Cappuccino Lamp Collection By Vesoi

We’ve already told you of lamp collection inspired by food and drinks, and here’s one more collection, this times the lamps are inspired by coffee or …

Coffee

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Vessel Bathtub Features Hammock Style Bathtub from Splinter Works

<b>Vessel Bathtub</b> features hammock style tub that blends the 2 iconic symbol of relaxation, yes, a hammock and a bathtub. The attractive shape makes …

Wastewater

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

The world's top tile and stone manufacturers showcased increasingly ambitious products this year.<p>Illuminated beneath each brand's most daring designs, it was hard to ignore the finish that just won 't seem to go away: matte black.<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May …

Herzog & de Meuron

29sqm Apartment Features Space-Saving Stairs & Loft Bed

With just over 300 square feet to work with, every inch becomes precious. Multi-functional rooms are critical, but make it difficult to maintain …

Interior Design

Understanding Exposure: An Introduction to Photography

Mastering photography is like playing a musical instrument. Anyone can make noise on a piano, but to really make music, it is important to read …

Shutter Speed

Watch: The History Of The Bauhaus, In 2 Minutes

A new video short uses minimalist graphics and witty wordplay to describe what the Bauhaus was.<p>“How Bauhaus is your house?” The question is posed at the end of the animated short “Bauhaus: Design in a Nutshell.”<p>I’d venture that most of our apartments and bedroom interiors include next to nothing …

Wonderful Conceptual Photo-manipulations by 14-Year-Old Photographer “Fiddle Oak” | Colossal

<p>Today I discovered a photographer who has a camera named Betsy who tells me he’s been taking photographs for nearly six years. Y’know, since he was …

What Averaged Face Photographs Reveal About Human Beauty

A while back, PetaPixel posted some features about image averaging and faces. Richard Prince created a composite portrait of the 57 faces of …

Google’s Dead-Simple Tool For Making UX Decisions: 2 Jars Of Marbles

When the Android team wants to decide whether a design decision is good or bad, they turn to the least techie of tricks.<p>Nothing is perfect. So even for the most successful platforms, design needs to continuously evolve. But beyond mere gut instinct or that ephemeral talent of taste, how can you …

Brass Lamps from Maurizio Navone

High on our wish lists: modern classic brass lamps from Italian designer Maurizio Navone of Restart Milano.<p>Recently added to Merchant No. 4’s …

Study Skills

A Vase That Tells You To Stop Neglecting Your Plants

The wall-mounted system physically tilts when water evaporates, signaling that it’s time for a refill.<p>Plants have the special ability to brighten up any apartment. A little green matter can make any dark or dreary living space, well, a little less dark and dreary. That is, of course, if you …

Mirrored Photographs Combined with Watercolor by Fabienne Rivory | Colossal

<p>French artist Fabienne Rivory creates these unusually beautiful images by working with mirrored photographs and watercolor paints. Rivory has been …

31 Things You Never Knew You Could Do With Cork

It’s amazing how sometimes you realize there are so many things you can do with an item that you\ve never even given too much thought until then. For …