INSIDE THE WORLD'S LARGEST PATTERN LIBRARY
Where do patterns come from? While some might be computer-generated using the latest in image scanning and digital printing technologies, many more can be sourced to the Design Library—the world's largest collection of patterns.
HALLOWEEN COUNTDOWN CALENDAR DIY
This is a somewhat unconventional countdown, but I know some kids out there love Halloween just as much as Christmas! You can slip a candy corn or two into the hats, some small Halloween stickers, or Halloween jokes folded up small.
A COUPLE DRAWS DOODLES TO DOCUMENT THEIR JOURNEY
Abang and Neng are two travel lovers. On their Instagram account they document their travels in their own way. They represent themselves as little drawn characters and photograph it in the places they visite. Clever and creative pictures to discover.
WEST ELM TO LAUNCH FIVE HOTELS IN 2018
Furniture retailer West Elm has us shaking with excitement with the announcement of West Elm HOTELS, its new expansion into the travel and hospitality industry.
SNAPCHAT'S NEW GLASSES ARE AS SILLY AS SNAPCHAT
Snapchat will release its first wearable product this fall. It’s called Spectacles, and it’s a $130 pair of glasses that, with a tap to the side of the frame, will record 10 seconds of whatever you're seeing. According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, the glasses film 115-degrees wide to mimic human perception, and record a round image that creates videos outside the bounds of standard rectangular cropping.
THE 35 MOST INNOVATIVE APPS OF THE YEAR
In the mobile-first 21st century, apps have become one of the most important elements of any product or brand. But as the users of millions of crappy apps can attest, designing a good one is tricky.
AN CLOCK DESIGNED TO TRAIN YOU TO SLEEP BETTER
In an age when most alarm clocks have been replaced by smartphone apps, the remainder seem intent on differentiating themselves by being as irritating as possible. Into this crowded market space of mendicancy and mediocrity comes Kello, a new physical alarm clock that does something very different: it's designed to help you sleep more and better, not just wake you up with a heart or panic attack.