Weekend Cabin: Lake Joseph Boathouse, New York The quarries around Lake Joseph, New York, provided the stone for sidewalks in the early days of New York City. That business faded with the invention of concrete, but there still remains a connection between the city and the area today, with a passel of second homes, like this boathouse. What is that they say about location again? Weekend Cabin isn’t necessarily about the weekend, or cabins.
Ulyana Sergeenko Ulyana Sergeenko is a rising fashion designer from Russia. She has made a strong debut in fashion world with her new collection autumn/winter 2011-12 (also featured in VOGUE Russia). The collection is inspired by 1950's, Soviet times. Indeed, when looking at the illustration on the fabrics the first thing that comes to mind is a huge farmer's land. I would describe a collection farmer/chic.
The Quote Illustration Project Illustrations and quotes are always a good combo as can be seen in these posters. It’s a personal project of Tang Yau Hoong (an illustrator who we’ve featured here several times before) to combine selected illustrations of him and quotes by famous as well as unknown people. They’re made into art prints and are available here. Enjoy! About The Artist Tang Yau Hoong is a graphic artist/ illustrator/ designer from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia who loves simplistic design. Improbabilità – 25 strange objects by Giuseppe Colarusso Improbabilità – 25 strange objects by Giuseppe Colarusso The series of strange and surreal objects, entitled “Improbabilità“, by the Italian artist Giuseppe Colarusso who hijacks everyday objects to make them deliciously unusable. Some improbable, but not impossible creations, exposed very simply as still lifes, which divert the functional codes of objects that surround us… Images © Giuseppe Colarusso
41 Secretly Incredible Travel Destinations The Eiffel tower, Golden Gate Bridge and the Coliseum may be amazing in their own right, but there's something special about going to a spectacular location that few travelers venture to. Take a virtual journey with me to these secretly underrated places... Albarracín is a beautifully preserved medieval village in Northern Spain. The rock paintings in the cliff-foot caves of the Albarracin Cultural Park (some of the most important evidences of the Levantine prehistoric art of Spain) and the "Picaportes" (door knobs) are something to marvel at! Take a trip to the hanging Gardens of Marqueyssac overlooking the Dordogne and La Roque Gageac. WGSN Tumblr - Thought, insight and inspiration from the worldwide leader in fashion trend forecasting Our #blogoftheweek is Pari Dust chosen by our juniors editor Sarah Owen. Sarah says: "Pari Dust is a unique and conceptual effort by Pari Ehsan who seamlessly integrates the world of art and fashion by dressing to match her surroundings" Photography by Tylor Hou via Pari Dust This interior is completely covered in neon pink paper. A great show by @HEADGENEVE #milan2014 which runs until 13th April
Animal Facts You Never Knew Existed (15 GIF'S) - JETLIFE CO. EmailShare 7151EmailShare Animals are dope! Animal facts you never knew existed can be both intriguing and almost unnecessary. Regardless, here are a few animal facts in gif format from a wide range of animals including the hippo, dog, giraffe, shark, bear and many more. Sony Nextep Computer Concept for 2020 by Hiromi Kiriki In 2020 We Can Wear Sony Computers On Our Wrist Our present need for internet connectivity is so profound that secondary devices like the Nextep Computer are bound to happen. Developed to be worn as a bracelet, this computer concept is constructed out of a flexible OLED touchscreen. Earmarked for the year 2020, features like a holographic projector (for screen), pull-out extra keyboard panels and social networking compatibility, make the concept plausible.
Blog – Sundance Channel Loredana may be an ace criminal defense attorney, but when it comes to her personal life, our gal rarely catches a break. While packing to leave town for some much-needed rest and relaxation with Robert and Rocco (gotta love the alliteration), LD gets a call from her friend Kerry Oandasan, who is in jail. To no one’s surprise, LD drops what she’s doing, cancels the trip, and rushes to jail to try to make sense of what‘s happened to her friend. After some discussion, LD, Booker and I realize this is going to occupy quite a block of time as Kerry is facing six felonies – two for identity theft, two for burglary and one each for forgery and credit card fraud. Plus, a $250K bail. All of this on a single mom of four with no priors who decided to go out shopping with her old friend AJ.
15 Mindblowingly Awesome Chemistry GIFs You don’t need to watch Breaking Bad to know that chemistry is pretty awesome. Below, we explore our favorite 15 chemistry GIFs and the science behind them (when we could figure it out): Melting Metal With Magnets The Science: The copper wire has a significant amount of AC electricity running through it, causing it to act like a really strong electromagnet. In the metal slug, eddy currents form due to the magnetic field the copper wire is causing while the copper wire has high frequency AC flowing through it.
Here Are 21 Food Tricks That Totally Change Everything – The Awesome Daily - Your daily dose of awesome Making food can sometimes be boring – but we found 21 food tricks that will turn any meal into an awesome experience ! 1 : Awesome cheesy bread with a twist – this is delicious 2 : Your own flavored ice-cream cookie ! – just use a hot knife to cut a piece of the ice-cream and stick it between two cookies – genius ! 3 : Having a party ? make a cool tasty chocolate bowl with a balloon and melted chocolate
tutorials Recently I've had a lot of requests for a step-by-step on these curls - These curls are done with a flat iron. A huge part of getting your flat iron curls to turn out is using the right kind of flat iron! When picking out a flat iron that's good for curling, look for one that's skinny, has rounded edges, and gets somewhat hot on the outside of the plates as well. For these curls I used the GHD Classic Styler.