Bardi’s Bowl Chair Redesigned by Arper

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Arper, the Italian design brand, in collaboration with the Instituto Lina Bo and PM Bardi created a variation on the theme of Bardi’s Bowl.

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This is Murrine. It’s Made of Glass and Can Be Sliced Like a Loaf of Bread

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Murrine is the art of layering glass into stretched rods. The art is revealed when the glass is cut into cross sections. Glass artist Loren Stump created this very elaborate murrine revealing an image of the painting Madonna of the Rocks by Leonardo da Vinci. Each component, like a face or a flower, was created as an individual unit of glass rod and then layered together with molten glass. Get a good look in this full-size picture. Each slice sold for $5,000. It has sold out, although there are some pieces of the individual components still available. -via reddit

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5 Beautiful Photo Manipulation Tutorials

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How to create Fantasy Characters in Photoshop
Photomanipulation + Color Grading Tutorial.. What you can do with photomanipulation is only limited by your imagination. No need for any 3D softwares to create what you have in mind, all you need is Photoshop. In this tutorial, I will show you step-by-step how I turned an old man into an alien creature. With the knowledge you’ll acquire here, you’ll be able to do much more than just aliens, you will be able create your own photomanipulations and transform any image you want that you can use for any purpose you want.

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20 Common Mistakes Graphic Designers Make

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Nobody is perfect and we all make mistakes. But that doesn’t mean you should use this excuse and continue to make them.

Today we will take a look at the most common mistakes made by graphic designers. If you’re a young designer just getting into this field, this post is for you. Let’s not waste anymore time and get to the meat of this article.

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These Pocket Squares are made out of wood

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These aren’t merely an add-on to a men’s attire but a distinguishing feature to their persona.

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54 Beautifully Detailed Playing Cards That Will Change The Way You See Your Poker Hand Forever

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The Black Book Manifesto is a typographic deck of playing cards built on a simple, yet unique concept that we all have a card within the deck assigned to us based on the day we were born. Each of the 54 cards are created through different distinct typographic designs with words suggesting the personality traits of those who are assigned to each card.

This all comes together in a beautifully designed and cohesive deck of playing cards encased in an embossed and foiled refined black tuck box. Made in the USA and printed by the prestigious United States Playing Card Co. on their proprietary card stock. It’s the beginning of a deck series where we all have a card…

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Peter Root’s Ephemicropolis

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Artist Peter Root‘s latest work ‘Ephemicropolis’, is pretty astonishing. A metropolis made completely from stacks of over 100.000 metal staples.

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Amazing Scribble Furniture by Daigo Fukawa

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At first glance, you might think that these sloppy lines are just some scribbles on the wall. However, when you look closer, it becomes clear that each illustration is a physical object; a piece of furniture, actually.

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Star Wars X Football Helemts

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Graphic designer Brandon Hubschman created this series of NFL helmets and Star Wars characters mashups. This was a self-inclined project for his website that would tranform football helemts into star war characters, just using the helments themselves by adding elements and aspects to helemt untill they seemingly took on their character.

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Lekue Bread Maker

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With the Lekue bread maker, weigh, knead and bake in just one product. Thanks to its versatility, you will be able to bake bread in the traditional way using just one recipient in a cleaner way, saving time and space.

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Neymar Jr. World Cup Headline Prints

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Neymar Jr.’s Football Career


A series of Newspaper headline inspired prints done for the set of a Nike product shoot. Showcasing the limited release of Neymar Jr.’s Golden Hypervenom, That he wore during the Round of 16 and the quarter-finals of the 2014 World Cup. The prints are 19×25 inkjet on Newsprint.

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Wine Trucks in Oregon

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The team at Union already made waves in the industry when they introduced canned wine, and now they are rolling out their wine tasting trucks in Oregon.

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7 Often-Ignored Things About Design That Affect Business

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A designer’s work ends with design. For a business owner, however, the entrepreneurial journey often begins from here. If website design is the start, marketing is a lifelong endeavor. Most business owners tend to treat design as one set of jobs while copy or content is relegated as another subset of jobs. Meanwhile, the business itself is a huge set of tasks.

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Round Icons, the ultimate icons set: 30% exclusive discount

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Icons are very important when it comes to user functionality. They help to complete the look and practicality of a website or app. Whilst many of us would love to create our own icons, we don’t usually have the time or patience. As designers we’re always on the lookout for new and exciting icons to download, and today we’ve got a treat for you! Round Icons is a fantastic website dedicated to bringing you amazing icons with great consistency and pixel perfect details.

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Tips on How to Craft Design Principles

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On a couple of occasions now, I’ve been tasked with crafting design principles that will help guide product design decisions. I’ve researched what others have done high and low, and ultimately found what works for one company doesn’t necessarily apply to another. Here are some helpful tips on how to go about creating yours.

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