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Inexpensive, Durable Shoes Designed to Grow Along with the Child

A single pair spans five sizes and is meant to last for five years—making it a game-changer for children in developing nations<p>One of my pet peeves is …

Shoes

Adorable Minimalist Illustrations Have a Hilariously Sharp Wit

Illustrator and designer David Olenick has a knack for pairing adorable characters with a biting wit. His minimalist artworks grace a variety of products like pillows and greeting cards but are most popular on t-shirts. Smiling foods, unhappy umbrellas, and puzzled dinosaurs accompany short sayings …

Cute

Meandering Green Pathway Adds a Whimsical Twist to a Suspended Balcony

In design, it's often said that “form follows function,” but for the Zalewski Architecture Group, sometimes “the form follows fun.” They designed a walk-on balcony that's suspended above a courtyard in Gliwice, Poland. This isn't your typical pathway, though. Instead of being a rigid, straight …

Landscaping

Why Not Mix People Like Paint To Get Them To Collaborate? That’s What This Table Does

The painting palette is a wonderful design. An amorphous blob of flat wood, the palette is designed to allow an artist to easily mix paints. A dab here, a dab there, and an entirely new color is formed in the palm of your hand.<p>If it works in a studio, why shouldn’t it work in a school, or for that …

Furniture

New Drone Ambulance Concept Has Potential to Save Lives Faster

Gridlocked city streets, traffic signals and sirens become a non-issue in a design firm's conceptual plans for a drone ambulance. Argodesigns' lifelike renderings demonstrate how an ambulance made out of a drone could behave at accident scenes. Usefully, the drone could land in an area the size of …

Drones

New Beautifully Scripted 3D Calligraphy Illusions by Tolga Girgin

Turkey-based electrical engineer and graphic designer Tolga Girgin puts a unique twist on the art of calligraphy with his beautifully scripted letters that appear three-dimensional. Many of his creations may look like they were crafted from strips of paper that were cut and folded to pop off the …

Typography

Dad Captures a Toddler's View of NYC by Attaching GoPro to Son's Stroller

New York City has been the subject of many photographers' snapshots, but the Big Apple has rarely been captured from a viewpoint as unique as a toddler's perspective. Diego Acosta Lpez, a student at the School of Visual Arts, wanted to get inside his son Ignacio's head as he experienced the thrill …

New York City

Captivating Portraits of Enigmatic Figures Lost in a Magical World

Inspired by the lush natural surroundings of her native Vilnius, Lithuanian photographer Viktorija Raggana captures incredibly emotive portraits filled with enchantment and mystery. Raggana, who calls herself a “photographer-witch,” weaves her spell over enigmatic scenes that seem to belong to the …

Photography

Tantalizing Crates of Apples and Pears are Actually Boxes of Notepads

These adorable fruit-shaped notepads deliver the power of paper with the charm of nature's harvest. From a distance, the notepads look like realistic apples and pears, but up close it's plain to see that the bounty is really comprised of cut, dyed and sculpted blank pages. The notepad stems are …

Cute

Articles about how design memorable pop on Dwell.com - Dwell

Decorating with statement rugs is often challenging, so here are some tips and tricks to help guide the process.<p>The color pink is traditionally associated with many things, including love, luck, and good health; perhaps that's why these...<p>Peter Eisenman, Hans Hollein, and Robert Venturi join Ettore …

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