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Bathroom Vanity Ideas

• 1 |<p>Even power points can be hidden away.<p>2 |<p>This nifty pull-out is an amazing way to keep jewelry out of sight–and necklaces tangle free!<p>3 |<p>Drawers …

Beautiful Balinese Style House In Hawaii

• 1 |<p>Raised up on a picturesque promontory of volcanic rock, the exterior of this tropical home is a strong contemporary vision, with broad overhangs …

30 Extendable Dining Tables

Gate legged dining tables have been around for a long time now, and they still provide a good answer for small homes that lack an area in which to …

Restored 1962 Terry Vintage Trailer

California, Hawaii & Mexico: 55 Best Campgrounds

SeeMe, Which Lets Members Create T-Shirts With All-Over Designs, Launches Its First App

SeeMe, a design community that claims more than a million members, has launched its first mobile app on iOS, which can be used to take photos and turn them into T-shirts.<p>To be sure, there are tons of DIY T-shirt design companies out there, including SnapTee (which bases its business model on a …

1955 Inter 175A Berline

1955 Inter 175A Berline

Beach House by Orlando Soria for Homepolish

Beach House is a minimalist space located in Los Angeles, California, designed by Homepolish. The client is a minimalist by nature with a taste for …

Bathroom Cube

The Q-Compact Toilet could very well become the synonym of compact. It’s essentially a cube that fits in everything – washbasin, toilet, water …

Behind The Burt’s Bees Logo: Meet The Unlikely Beekeeper Who Became The Face Of A Global Brand

In the Maine backwoods, a loner with no TV or hot water heater lives mostly in obscurity, even as his face is plastered on beauty products sold around the world.<p>You could be forgiven for thinking that the picture of the bearded man found on all Burt’s Bees product is just that–an illustration …

Walking Bicycle : Faster Than Walking, Easier Than Riding Conventional Bike

<b>Walking Bicycle</b>, just like its name suggests, it’s a bicycle that you move simply by walking. It works just like an elliptical bike, it’s faster and …

Walking

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Handmade Koro Kimonos

Outside of traditional celebrations and period dramas, kimonos aren't often worn in the Western world. And yet, the comfort of the wrap and its classic design are so widely recognized and loved. With Koro Kimono, Sophie Hart-Walsh and Tara Postma are reviving the fashion—and in a festive form. …

Dining Rooms

How To Redesign Bookstores For The Amazon Era

Four design firms rethink where we sell books.<p>In this day and age, brick-and-mortar bookstores are few and far between. Though independent bookstores have had a recent (modest) resurgence, their numbers have been dwindling in the last decade. In the U.S., 1,000 independent bookstores closed between …

Smell Matters: Why Abercrombie Should Change Its Stores’ Signature Scent

Even just walking on the sidewalk outside an Abercrombie or a Hollister store is enough to nearly drown you in an invisible wave of store-brand cologne. The sibling stores’ odors are as tied up in their identity as clothes loudly bearing their own logos. But Abercrombie announced last week that it …

17% Of New Yorkers Have Worked On The Toilet

Ikea’s “Life at Home” report sheds light on the office of the future: the bathroom!<p>Ikea’s newly released “Life at Home” report surveys more than 8,000 people in cities around the world, and it has some pretty obvious observations about the way the urbanites live. A lot of people like to cuddle, and …

These Hangable Chairs Are Perfect For A Tiny Apartment

Chairs are great for several reasons. Firstly: they’re really comfortable objects to sit on. Hardly anything is better to sit on than a chair, in my opinion. Secondly: they’re easy to find. Almost every furniture store sells chairs. If you walk into an Ikea or a Crate & Barrel and ask for a chair, …

Furniture

The Best Small Houses Of The Year

Ready for some home design porn? The American Institute of Architects has just announced the winners of its 2014 Small Projects Award, a prize recognizing some of the country’s best design and construction on a small scale. This year’s crop of winners features a handful of stunning residential …

How Pentagram Rebranded The World’s Largest Book Publisher

When two publishing giants merged last summer, they tapped Pentagram partner Michael Bierut to design a brand identity that would honor their individual legacies–and those of the 250 imprints within them–while still celebrating the new union.<p>When two of the world’s biggest publishing houses, …

Penguin Random House

Ex-New York Times Designer Invents A Foolproof Way To Get Baby Pics To Grandma

Kidpost gets your non tech-savvy grandparents the family photos you put on Facebook and Instagram via automated emails.<p>My 72-year-old mother recently joined Facebook. Not because she wants to start liking GIFs–because she was annoyed that she was missing out on all the pictures of my kids I posted …

A 4-In-1 Sitting, Standing, and Draft Desk, Plus Easel!

Four months ago, I had a vision. I looked at a drafting table purchased for my wife–too shaky to ever draw on. I considered its adjustable height and surface angle. And I realized, this piece of crap drafting table would make the perfect, budget standing desk. Two hastily placed screws later, I …

Keith Richards’ Ferrari is up for sale

This is a Ferrari Dino 246GT built in 1972 and purchased new by a man named Keith Richards. Keith Richards, if you are unaware, is a person who enjoys playing the guitar with his friends in a little band called the Rolling Stones.<p>Now this Dino is coming up for auction, and is actually something you …

The Ryno prepares to charge

Seeing the Ryno Micro-cycle brings to mind the old Johnny Hart comic strip B.C., in which suave caveman Thor rode around on a fascinating contraption: a single stone wheel with an axle through the middle. The Ryno, from US-based Ryno Motors, is a bit more complex., but just as intriguing.<p>With a …

Raspberry Pi

In Japan, legal muscle for a little scooter

On 26 May, Honda announced that the Japan Patent Office had granted a three-dimensional trademark registration for the shape of the company’s venerable Super Cub motor scooter. The decision may at last help Honda at last stem the tide of knock-off scooters that borrow the Super Cub's distinctive …

Nimbus Concept e-Car runs on flower power

Exactly 50 years ago, Ken Kesey, that irascible chronicler of the US counterculture, drew a line in the sand: you were either “on the bus” or “off the bus”. Suffice it to say, Eduardo Galvani would fall in the former group.<p>The Brazilian artist and designer has devised the Nimbus: a range-extended …

How to Make Your Coffee Truly Healthy

Percolate on this information so you can reap the benefits of your joe<p>It's like dark chocolate: How can something so good be good for you? Well, it’s time you started believing in the power of your java.<p>Coffee is the number one source of antioxidants in the U.S. diet, according to a study from the …

Iced Coffee Recipe - How To Brew it At Home

<b>Whether you call it iced coffee,</b> cold brew coffee, or toddy, it’s a must-have in any coffee lover’s home. It’s delicious on hot summer days when you …

Coffee

Me-Mover Step-Powered Stand-Up Bike Gets Funded On Kickstarter

Move over Segway, there’s a new stand-up personal transporter in town. Or there will be come August when the first machines are scheduled to ship to Kickstarter backers.<p>More than 200 users of the crowdfunding website have pledged funds to Me-Mover, a Danish project to rethink the bike as a stand-up …

Guy Kawasaki Joins Australian Design Startup Canva As Chief Evangelist

Guy Kawasaki, who held the chief evangelist title at Apple during late nineties, is joining Australian design startup Canva, making a comeback into the role after nearly two decades of advising entrepreneurs and founding Alltop in 2008.<p>“Macintosh democratized computers; Google democratized …