Pernille Hansen

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Huh? Wow! Artist Flips A Building Upside Down

In the middle of London, a centuries-old building seems to have gotten turned around. Once the site of a livery stable, the four-story building on Blackfriar Road now appears to hang upside down, with part of the structure dangling almost a full story above the ground.<p><i>Miner On The Moon</i> is a new …

Salvador Dalí

Santa Hilariously Invades Famous Works Of Art

Photographer Ed Wheeler superimposes himself dressed as Santa in some of the world’s most famous paintings. The results are hysterical.<p>When I was a little kid, my father told me around Christmas one year that I should always make sure to behave, because Santa was everywhere. It was a terrifying …

Art

A Peek Inside The Homes Of 11 Famous Fashion Designers

Photographer Ivan Terestchenko goes inside the private homes of style icons, from Giorgio Armani to Christian Louboutin to Coco Chanel.<p>Say what you will about astrological signs or Myers-Briggs typology: if you really want a quick profile of someone’s personality, a glimpse into their private home …

Coco Chanel

The Best Art Shows Of 2013

From Gaultier’s punk-chic fashions to Donald Judd’s minimalist Stacks to Al Hirschfeld’s essence-capturing cartoons, the art exhibits mounted this year were some of the best ever. In some quarters, it was a year for artists to share their visions of a zany, bio-hacked future: the shows <i>And Nowhere A</i> …

The Arts

The 16 Best Photo Essays Of 2013

One of the best things about writing for a website dedicated to art and design is you’re never short of great pictures to look at. Even by that standard, though, 2013 was an embarrassment of riches when it came to fantastic photography, and Co.Design was particularly lucky to be able to play host …

New York City

The 13 Most Important Design Lessons Of 2013

See more of the year’s best design:<p>Branding <br>Houses <br>Interfaces <br>Apps <br>Books <br>Art <br>Essays <br>Photo Essays <br>Video Games <br>Videos<p>In 2013, some of the brightest design minds took to Co.Design to offer tips and tricks for navigating the business world. Our experts tackled everything from how to code to what a …

Design

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 …

Books

A Photo Tour Of U.S. Military Bases Around The World

Thank Google and Microsoft for the view.<p>Over at Empire.is, I’m looking at a map of America, covered in friendly red locational markers. Seen out of context, I’d assume they pointed to something fun, like all of the Big Boy locations around our country. In reality, these are our military bases. And …

Military

11 Amazing Vintage Herman Miller Offices

If you haven’t discovered the lush Instagram account of American furniture giant Herman Miller, consider yourself lucky. I wasted an unseasonably glorious Sunday afternoon combing through images of secretaries with bouffant hairdos in prim little offices, and it made me long for eras I never lived …

Workstations

Joshua's Functional Warm Minimalism

(Image credit: Bethany Nauert)<p>Joshua Harris of 4th Wall Entertainment has just moved into his new office inside a famous Hollywood studio lot. Now …

Merchant Shipping

Clever Popeye Tattoo

When I was 5, my father told me that if I ate my spinach, I'd grow strong like Popeye. It never happened, but I now tell my kids the same thing. It's …

Brick House

The other side of the living room needed something large. A statement piece I think real designers would call it. Well, I fell in love with the …

Transformed :: Wood & Leather Suspended Shelf

• Using blue painters tape, tape off your board on the top and bottom, leaving the edges revealed. Spray the edges gold using about 2-3 coats.<br>• With the …

Coats

diy mounted shelving

our living room wall is HUGE. and of course, there’s a big fireplace in the middle so there isn’t room for a large credenza or console. just one cute …

HOUSE*TWEAKING

Wow! The sliding barn door in our bedroom has caused quite a raucous. 104 comments??!! Yowsas.<p>Wanna know how we, I mean, Handy Hubby did it? Good. …

Our $57 Board and Batten Tutorial (It's Surprisingly Easy!)

Yesterday you saw how our board and batten project came out for the Pinterest Challenge, so today we’re back with the full tutorial shebang. And hold …

DIY: Belt + Board

4 Comments<p>Hi, Ana Maria of Anamu here! This month I've got a crazy easy (and fun) idea for displaying your photos and notes. Maybe a back-to-school …

Vintage Suitcase Dog Bed

Whelp, I’ve jumped on the vintage suitcase dog bed bandwagon. What, you ask, are vintage suitcase dog beds? Well these adorable pet beds are …

Eighteen Ways to Fit a Garden into a Small Space - Home Trends Magazine

en_US<p>article<p>Small Space Gardening<p>http://canadianhometrends.com/small-space-gardening/<p>Home Trends Magazine<p>2014-04-10T12:09:34-06:00<p>en_US<p>article<p>Small …

Jungalow South-African pendant lamp | Jungalow

From the minute I saw these paper mache bowls from South Africa at World Market, I LOVED them. The bowls are made by Wola Nani, a non-profit …

How To: Make a Colorful DIY Hanging Rope Mirror

I love, love, LOVE this colorful spin on the nautical rope/leather belt mirrors that have been popular lately. And, as it turns out, this version is …

Make It: Modern DIY "Marble" Table Lamp

I've seen some really cool marble table lamps and decorative accessories popping up lately and I really love the look. If you'd like to add something …

Make It: Rustic Hanging Coat Rack DIY

If floor space in your entryway is at a premium, try this simple hanging coat rack idea!<p>All you need is a branch, some rope (Line from the blog Deas …

Stay Cozy & Get Crafty this Winter: 10 Wooden DIY Projects

For me, the winter months are project months. Thanks to the cold weather, I'm reluctant to leave the house, so my creativity gets a workout. Here are …

Weather

Hovering Tree Illusion by Daniel Siering and Mario Shu in Potsdam, Germany | Colossal

<p>I’m really enjoying this rural intervention (?) created earlier this week by Daniel Siering and Mario Shu in Potsdam, Germany. The duo wrapped a …

More Repurposed Pianos

One of last year's entries to make the 2013 roundup was this piano that was converted into a workbench. Any time you've got 300-plus pounds of …