These rings let you wear landmarks on your fingers

A ring is usually a sign of marriage, but they are also a popular style accessory for your hands. These rings created by Goldsmith Ola Shekhtman are inspired by the iconic skylines of cities around the world.

Discover ten tempting alcoholic drinks worth trying

The majority of us enjoy a good drink every now and then, and what alcohol we choose may be related to what we’re doing or who we’re with. You might have shots at a bar with friends, but if we’re home alone we might prefer a glass of…

5 tips for taking creative criticism

For as long as I can remember, I’ve disliked receiving creative criticism on myself and my designs, even when it was entirely accurate. At first in search of an explanation for this assault on myself or my designs and then for a retort to rationalize…

Artist creates animal portraits on wooden canvases

I’ve previously posted about paintings on tree logs that mirror their surroundings. Now, an illustrator and tattoo artist Kirsten Roodbergen from the Netherlands has created lovely animal portraits on slices of wood from cross-sectioned tree trunks.

Funny CSS puns that web designers can relate to

Cascading Style Sheets—better known as CSS—is a coding language that defines how content on a web page is to be displayed. That content includes colours, borders, fonts, backgrounds and more. And while the job of a web designer can be a frustrating pain in the ass, CSS puns…

You’ll be on the phone more with this iPhone flask

These days it seems like everyone is enveloped in their devices – especially smartphones. It’s enough to drive the rest of us to drink. Well now there’s a way we can all discreetly have our favourite drinks and look like we’re on our phones all the time.

10 signs to look for that you should NOT take the job

You’ve managed to finally get an interview with what you think is your dream employer. You heard they have a fantastic culture and that it’s the hippest new place to work. You’re ecstatic. It turns out, however, you never really know what it’s like on the inside until you get…

Cute illustrations about random fun facts

Are you the kind who likes to collect random fun facts? Maybe you watch a lot of Discovery Channel? If so, then you’ll definitely enjoy the Instagram page of children’s book illustrator Mike Lowery, where he posts his #randomillustratedfacts.

Popular, yet controversial, upskirt umbrellas

Japan loves its animation and has a lot of anime merchandise aimed at the market there and around the globe. Hoping to establish the theme of Crazy Japan around the world, a designer collective called Million Girls Project intends to produce everyday products with a bizarre, controversial…

Designer creates an adult colouring book

Do you miss the simpler days when you were a kid and you could waste hours colouring in your colouring book? Designer Sara Bigwood of Pixie Rah Designs aims to recreate that feeling for adults.

The differences between a boss and a leader

While a leader can be a boss, not every boss is a leader, though ideally they should be. However, sometimes there’s a mismatch between these two roles; although both have nearly identical definitions, they are very different in today’s career oriented society.

Learn some dirty talk you can use on designers

Whether you’ve mastered dirty talk or you’re a total newbie, there’s one surefire way to make anything you say to your partner sexier: whisper it. But what happens when your partner is a designer? Do you stick with the tried and true “Oh my god, I’m so turned…
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