Julchen Lamb

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Paper Bow Templates in Four Sizes

Spring is a perfect time to add a pretty little bow on your packages and party decor. For this template I have included four sizes from the large bow …

How to Draw Cute Things, A Fun Guide on Digital Illustration by Tegan Mierle

Toronto, Ontario web designer Tegan Mierle of Pilot Interactive has created “How to Draw Cute Things,” a fun and simple guide on digital …

Packing Tape Image Transfers

I love image transfers. It’s something I’m always using in my journals but there are so many other fun uses for them. All you need to make a transfer …

How To Make a Beautiful iPhone Case Using Real Pressed Flowers

Heaven knows as the Tech Editor I see more iPhone cases than anyone should be exposed to throughout the year. Cases have become so common, it's all …

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Tutorial: Easy Tiny Envelopes

80 Comments<p>Guest tutorial by Ruth Bleakley<p>I discovered this envelope making method completely by accident when pulling soggy rain-soaked mail out of …

This Centuries-Old Musical Instrument Sounds Exactly Like Super Mario

Listen to this young girl playing her sheng, a Chinese instrument invented thousands of years ago. The woodwind may be ancient, but the sound is pure …

15 Whimsically Surreal GIFs To Get Lost In

These amazing GIFs, created by artist Romain Laurent, will definitely bring a smile to your face.

4 Tips On Staying Creative From Noma Star Chef Rene Redzepi

Rene Redzepi of Noma reinvented how we eat. Now, with a new book out, he speaks with Co.Design about staying creative, developing intuition, and finding inspiration.<p>At just 35, Rene Redzepi is the master chef of Noma, a two Michelin Star restaurant in Copenhagen that serves fanatical foodies “new …

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How NASA Tests A Spacecraft’s Resistance To Extreme Heat And Cold

Before a satellite can be launched into space, NASA has to ensure that its multi-million-dollar baby can withstand the perils of floating above the atmosphere.<p>Recently, the agency moved the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2), NASA’s first spacecraft designed to study the Earth’s atmospheric …

This Interactive Map Shows How Far You Could Travel In 24 Hours

Think your holiday flights were long? Think again.<p>At a time of year in which most of us are recovering from cramped flights, jet lag, and layovers, it’s easy to forget just how good humans have become at traveling distances that would have seemed virtually insurmountable a couple of hundred years …

What Should Designers Do With A Tablet So Cheap It’s Disposable?

Datawind is releasing a $38 Android tablet in the U.S. Disruption ahead.<p>The Aakash 2 tablet made headlines last year for two reasons: its ridiculously cheap price (about $40, even less when subsidized by the Indian government), and the ambitions of its manufacturer, Datawind, which wants to …

16 Holiday Gift Toppers You Can DIY

If you’re gunning to win best gift wrapper this Christmas, there’s one other thing to consider besides beautiful gift wrap, and that’s awesome gift toppers! Let’s just say, it’s the equivalent of a cherry on top of a scoop of ice cream—it’s a simple addition that makes the moment feel instantly …

How To Turn A Barf Bag Into A Phone Mount

Become the envy of fellow passengers on TV-free airplanes<p>On the streets of Manila, Flynn Jason Siy entertains himself with urban gymnastics. On airplanes, he avenges boredom with barf bags. During a budget flight to the resort island of Boracay—on a plane lacking TVs—Siy made a cradle for his …

30 Brilliant DIY Balloon Projects

Today is a day that’s all about celebration. It’s Thanksgiving, the first day of Hanukkah, and guess what else it is? My 30th birthday! And what better way to celebrate than by rounding up 30 brilliant balloon projects perfect for birthdays, holiday parties, weddings, and more?<p>1. DIY Donut …

DIY: Friendship Bracelet chevron rug

You know how friendship bracelets are totally back? Well, I can’t quite bring myself to get into it after 15 years but I love the bright colors, the …

How-To: Tinted Lip Balm Locket

DIY Winter Candles

Anna-Rosa of My Lifebox wanted to decorate her home for winter so she came up with this clever DIY Winter Candles project.<p>I don’t know about you but when I think about winter two things definitely come in mind..woolen knits and snuggling down in front of a fire place. Ok, of course I cannot show …

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12 Spins on Gingerbread That Go Beyond House Building

You don't have to build a house to enjoy the spicy sweetness of gingerbread<p>Gingerbread doesn't have to mean rock hard cookies glued together with frosting—leave building the gingerbread house for the kids. You can take the warm, spiced flavor of the traditional cookie and transform it into actual …

25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 3, Chocolate-Orange Cookie Stacks

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 3: Chocolate-Orange Cookie Stacks<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of Cookies.</i><p>Chocolate and orange make an unlikely, but inspired team. Who …

25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 8, Crisp Cocoa Pecan Cookies

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 8: Crisp Cocoa Pecan Cookies<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of Cookies.</i><p>We may be absolutely, totally, utterly, definitely, inexorably, …

Man Vs. Pin: DIY Tea Cup Lamp

Another stellar Man Vs. Pin video by Threadbanger is killing it on the internet right now. Make a tea cup lamp that is totally Pinterest worthy with this rad video from Rob and Corinne.

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10 Life Hacks You Need to Know for Christmas!

Introduction: 10 Life Hacks You Need to Know for Christmas!<p>About: Random Weekend Projects More About The King of Random »<p>10 amazing tips and tricks, …

Most Popular DIY Projects of 2013

We cover a ton of DIY projects here on Lifehacker and they're easy to miss or forget about unless you're working on a project right then and there. …

Bon Appétit's Holiday Cookie Tips

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Alison Roman, the senior associate food editor of Bon Appétit</i><i>, shares her holiday cookie strategies.</i><p>If you’re like me, by the start of holiday season …

Aunt Clara's Anise Seed Cutouts

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Anna Hezel shares a recipe for a different kind of sugar cookie.</i><p>My father was raised by wolves. This is what my mother tells people.<p>Actually, he and his four brothers …

Make An LED Holiday Light Out Of Pennies

And a lemon, and some other stuff. But mostly pennies.<p>Skip the tangled strings of holiday lights this year and go wireless using a few copper-coated cents. U.S. pennies minted since 1982 conceal a zinc core. If exposed to acid, the zinc dissolves and frees electrons for use in a circuit. The …

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How to Recreate the 360-Degree Effect from ‘The Matrix’ Using One Camera and Mirrors

Mark Rober demonstrates how to recreate the 360-degree effect from <i>The Matrix</i> — which makes time appear to stop entirely — using a single camera and a …