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  • It’s Fall Y’All Free Printable

    It’s Fall Y’All Free Printable

    Can you believe that fall is already here? I feel like we were just barely talking about it already being summer time! I think that the older I get, the quicker time flies. I hope it warms up just a bit and starts to feel a little more like Fall rath…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 7:00am -
  • The Top Things to Do in Las Vegas

    The Top Things to Do in Las Vegas

    I’ve been visiting Las Vegas for a very long time. Although I’m not a gambler or a drinker, I have lots of fun in Vegas! This past visit my husband was going to meet up with some former high school basketball teammates for a few days so I tagged…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 5:31pm -
  • Halloween Front Porch (Home Depot Style Challenge)

    Halloween Front Porch (Home Depot Style Challenge)

    This year I’m participating in Home Depot’s Halloween Style Challenge and I’m excited to show you my creation! I love decorating for the Halloween season. Plus, I shop at Home Depot more than pretty much any other store. So with all the fun pro…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 5:02pm -
  • Halloween Style Challenge Sneak Peek!

    Halloween Style Challenge Sneak Peek!

    Home Depot asked me to be a part of their Halloween Style Challenge and I’m thrilled! Any chance I get to go all out for Halloween, I take! If you want an idea of how these challenges go, you can check out my last style challenge which was a patio…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 7:00pm -
  • Non Candy Trick-or-Treat Ideas

    Non Candy Trick-or-Treat Ideas

    When my kids came home from trick-or-treating with some cute non candy treats I was always so excited! As many of us know candy can be really bad for you- especially when it’s consumed in excess and Halloween is definitely one of those “candy ove…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 7:00am -
  • 15 Perfectly Pumpkin Dessert Recipes

    15 Perfectly Pumpkin Dessert Recipes

    I woke up this morning to a chill in the air! I couldn’t believe how chilly it was, I even had to turn on my heater! I can’t say that I was mad about it though, I love fall! It seems like we were just talking about summer finally arriving and now…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 7:00am -
  • Easy Peasy No Sew Pumpkin

    Easy Peasy No Sew Pumpkin

    Easy peasy is the name of the game with this no sew pumpkin. This is so simple that kids would enjoy  making these pumpkins.  I had a few old looking fake pumpkins lying around and I wasn’t sure what I would do with them. I didn’t want to throw…
    - 9 days ago, 15 Sep 17, 4:01pm -
  • Tips To Make Sure Your Home Is Safe While Away

    Tips To Make Sure Your Home Is Safe While Away

    We asked our neighbors to keep an eye on our home while we were in Europe. We joked around and said if anyone show ups with a moving truck, call the police! Well, we got a text from our daughter (who lives in a different state than us) who was going…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Sep 17, 7:10am -
  • 32 Gorgeous Cake Stands For Any Occasion

    32 Gorgeous Cake Stands For Any Occasion

    Having a wide range of cake stands in your tool belt of party decor items is one of my best kept secrets! Cake stands are one of my favorite things to not only decorate with but also use to spruce up my party decor! It’s amazing what a beautiful ca…
    - 11 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 7:00am -
  • Unique Ways to Decorate with Pumpkins and Gourds

    Unique Ways to Decorate with Pumpkins and Gourds

    Fall is a wonderful time to get creative with your home decor. There are some many great colors and ideas to work with, and plenty of ways to transform your home into a cozy fall oasis no matter what your style of decorating! Pumpkins and gourds are…
    - 12 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 7:00am -

Design for Mankind

  • Tech + Kids: Our Rules

    Tech + Kids: Our Rules

    Well yes, I am a bit of a Luddite. I know. There are all manners of contradiction in this statement – a blogger opposed to technology? – yet I can’t help but feel as if, often, we’re squandering our time on lesser things in the name of false…
    - 9 days ago, 15 Sep 17, 8:42am -
  • The Perfect Dumpling Recipe, Straight from Beijing

    The Perfect Dumpling Recipe, Straight from Beijing

    Sponsored by Delta® Faucet   If you watched this video, you’ll know the term ‘recipe’ is a bit loose here. My friend Dan is a natural chef, choosing to follow his instincts over ingredients, and me? Well, I suppose I have a hard time followi…
    - 11 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 5:00am -
  • Hospitality for Introverts

    Hospitality for Introverts

    I am forever wondering if our quest for self-exploration has become burdensome, backwards. Enneagrams, Myers-Briggs – the idea of whittling down our complex personalities to a number and a few letters. Are we placing boundaries where they weren’t…
    - 13 days ago, 11 Sep 17, 7:00am -
  • What I’m Learning

    What I’m Learning

    Here is what I’m learning: If the baby skips his afternoon nap, he is an evening trainwreck. If the baby does not skip his afternoon nap, he is a nighttime trainwreck. Choose your own adventure. Either way, make brownies. You are aging, as is your…
    - 16 days ago, 8 Sep 17, 5:25am -
  • The Simplest Party Idea Ever

    The Simplest Party Idea Ever

    Your husband is recovering from pneumonia slowly. He is tired. He is stressed. On his desk are stacks of envelopes, invoices, important-looking papers. His birthday is in eight days, and you wonder if you should shelf the celebration for a better tim…
    - 18 days ago, 6 Sep 17, 6:00am -
  • Bedtime Rituals: Stumbling Into a New Rhythm

    Bedtime Rituals: Stumbling Into a New Rhythm

    Head’s Up: Sponsored by Huggies.   I’ll always be a product of seasonal living. Growing up as the youngest child to two schoolteachers in a small Indiana town left its mark: stay focused, be diligent throughout the school year, but summer? In th…
    - 19 days ago, 5 Sep 17, 4:34am -
  • Widen the Road

    Widen the Road

    I’ve been thinking about abundance, and generosity, and about our modernized skewing of both. About how often our culture preaches self control, self examination, self care – misguided attempts at mastering the art of simple living. (Guilty.) Mos…
    - 23 days ago, 1 Sep 17, 6:00am -
  • Cooking With Friends: Dan, Dumplings & Design in Beijing

    Cooking With Friends: Dan, Dumplings & Design in Beijing

    Sponsored by Delta® Faucet I cannot categorically, nor in good faith, call myself a chef. I cook things. I stir things. I char (burn) things. I know, mostly, when to use a spatula and when to pick up the tongs, and when all else fails, I can slather…
    - 24 days ago, 31 Aug 17, 2:52pm -
  • Small Step No. 14: Experience over Convenience

    Small Step No. 14: Experience over Convenience

    If given the option, I’m prone to take the practical route each and every time. The simple one, full of convenience and ease. Less fuss, less mess. Bake a cake from scratch or order pre-made from the local bakery? Search three stores for a replacem…
    - 25 days ago, 30 Aug 17, 4:00am -
  • Why I Don’t Post Photos of My Kids’ Faces

    Why I Don’t Post Photos of My Kids’ Faces

    It’s a question I’m asked often. Why don’t you share the kids’ faces? Their real names? Why aren’t you showing day-to-day stuff on Instagram Stories? Why such extreme boundaries from someone who writes online for a living? I get it. Swappin…
    - 30 days ago, 25 Aug 17, 6:00am -

Hazardous Design

  • Kitchen Reno Reveal!

    Kitchen Reno Reveal!

    It is a happy day on Hazard Ave. Our kitchen is finally done!(Please excuse my sorry attempt at photo styling. When others do it, it looks awesome. When I do it, it just looks like I forgot to clean up the breakfast dishes.)It wasn't that long ago th…
    - 13 Oct 14, 8:30am -
  • Week ? Kitchen Reno: WILL IT EVER END?

    Week ? Kitchen Reno: WILL IT EVER END?

    I've stopped counting which week of the kitchen renovation we're in because it was starting to get depressing. I'm pretty sure the end is near though because our contractor says he's on step 10,457 out of 11,000 steps in his plan.  In fact, I'm kind…
    - 29 Sep 14, 8:00am -
  • Weeks 9 and 10 Kitchen Reno: Fully Functional But Not Fully Finished

    Weeks 9 and 10 Kitchen Reno: Fully Functional But Not Fully Finished

    We've got counters, working appliances & plumbing. That pretty much gave us the green light to cook our first meal in the new kitchen. A little sawdust never hurt anyone. Extra fiber. Yum.As a side note, regaining access to the kitchen has not helped…
    - 8 Sep 14, 8:00am -
  • Week 8 Kitchen Reno: Hidden Closet

    Week 8 Kitchen Reno: Hidden Closet

    SO MUCH PROGRESS LAST WEEK!Yes, we have new cabinets, an interior transom window, more sheetrock in the dining room and in the mudroom, but the coolest reveal this week is our new jib door.What is a jib door you ask?Essentially, it is a hidden door.…
    - 25 Aug 14, 6:09pm -
  • Week 7 Kitchen Reno: What a Difference a Week Makes!

    Week 7 Kitchen Reno: What a Difference a Week Makes!

    Has it only been 7 weeks? Feels like 70. We are so ready for the renovation to be finished and to have our house back. Good thing the guys have been busting out some serious progress. It is starting to look like a room again and I couldn't be happier…
    - 18 Aug 14, 7:30am -
  • Weeks 5 & 6 Kitchen Reno: So Close and Yet So Far

    Weeks 5 & 6 Kitchen Reno: So Close and Yet So Far

    So they tell me we're almost in the home stretch, but you wouldn't know it from the look of things around here. What isn't immediately noticeable is that the rough plumbing and electric work is done and the contractors got the green light from the bu…
    - 11 Aug 14, 7:30am -
  • Not My Kitchen Reno

    Not My Kitchen Reno

    We interrupt our regularly scheduled series on my kitchen reno to announce that Chris and I received the "Best Sister and Brother-in-law" award for spending all of last weekend installing a backsplash in my sister's house. That's right, ladies and ge…
    - 29 Jul 14, 6:28pm -
  • Week 4 Kitchen Reno: Framing and Electric

    Week 4 Kitchen Reno: Framing and Electric

    Our contractor is kicking butt. The guys finished framing the new wall & doorway into the dining room and framed out a new closet this week.The closet entrance will be in the dining room and is where we're going to store all the AV equipment. In fact…
    - 21 Jul 14, 7:30am -
  • Week 3 Kitchen Progress: We're the Proud New Owners of a Support Beam

    Week 3 Kitchen Progress: We're the Proud New Owners of a Support Beam

    What a difference a week makes!So much happened, including the installation of the support beam to replace a load bearing wall that used to separate the old butler's pantry from the kitchen. Installation of a support beam can go one of three ways: it…
    - 14 Jul 14, 7:00am -
  • Week 2 Kitchen Reno: Progress. Trust Me

    Week 2 Kitchen Reno: Progress. Trust Me

    Our contractor determined that a structural beam is required to replace the old butler's pantry wall, so while the beam is being custom fabricated, he and his crew spent the week getting some miscellaneous stuff done on the project. Unfortunately for…
    - 7 Jul 14, 8:00am -

Kiki's List

  • Purple Reign.

    Purple Reign.

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    - 21 Aug 15, 7:26am -
  • Kelly Nutt Design.

    Kelly Nutt Design.

    I love the rustic charm and raw yet sophisticated approach that Kelly Nutt takes to design.  One look at her portfolio and you’ll be hooked too!
    - 20 Aug 15, 7:04am -
  • etsy love: pencil shavings studio.

    etsy love:  pencil shavings studio.

    I thought I’d fill your computer screens with color today.  These items from Pencil Shavings Studio make me so happy!
    - 19 Aug 15, 7:11am -
  • let’s party.

    let’s party.

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    - 18 Aug 15, 7:15am -
  • quote of the week.

    quote of the week.

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    - 17 Aug 15, 5:06pm -
  • Fashion Friday: Fall Essentials.

    Fashion Friday:  Fall Essentials.

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    - 14 Aug 15, 7:38am -
  • Etsy Love: Liven UP Design.

    Etsy Love:  Liven UP Design.

    I recently found LivenUP Design.  Such a great source of custom furniture!
    - 13 Aug 15, 7:38am -
  • Host + Hostess Chairs.

    Host + Hostess Chairs.

    I have always loved the look of mixing up seating at a dining table.  We are currently building a banquette in our kitchen and I am looking for the perfect host and hostess chairs to put at the heads of the table.
    - 12 Aug 15, 7:38am -
  • Mark & Graham Fall Preview.

    Mark & Graham Fall Preview.

    Have y’all seen Mark & Graham’s new Fall items?  Not only do they all make great gifts– I’d like to keep a few for myself… Like these tassel key chains.
    - 11 Aug 15, 7:39am -
  • Quote of the Week.

    Quote of the Week.

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    - 10 Aug 15, 8:08am -

New York Times: T Magazine, Design

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  • New posts and website

    New posts and website

    Please check out our NEW WEBSITE: http://www.squidsoup.org and new blog address: http://www.oceanoflight.net/blog/posts/
    - 25 Apr 17, 10:11am -
  • Submergence at Southampton Festival of Light
    Southampton Festival of Light, WestQuay, Southampton, February 10-19 2017. Commissioned by We Are The Fair. 12,064 individually addressable points of light.
    - 24 Mar 17, 7:53am -
  • Bloom – Canary Wharf

    Bloom – Canary Wharf

    Westferry Circus, Canary Wharf, London. January 16-27 2017. More images here
    - 25 Jan 17, 12:57pm -
  • Bloom – new project at Kew Gardens

    Bloom – new project at Kew Gardens

      Our new project, Bloom, is now live at Christmas at Kew, curated by the lovely people at Culture Creative. A thousand spheres of light, each on a stalk and bobbing gently in the wind, fill a large clearing. The lights visualise waves of energy flo…
    - 14 Dec 16, 10:53am -
  • Submergence 2016 – Buenos Aires

    Submergence 2016 – Buenos Aires

    Footage from the exhibition of Submergence (2016 version) at Usina del Arte, Buenos Aires. The piece was on show initially as part of Visual Art Week and Ciudad Emergente, but the exhibition was extended from one week to two months. Final show period…
    - 5 Dec 16, 9:45am -
  • Light Water Dark Sky
    Light Water Dark Sky, a new piece choreographed to Four Tet‘s enchanting Unicorn. Shown at Light Night Leeds, @LeedsDock, 6-8 October 2016.
    - 17 Oct 16, 8:13am -
  • New works and installations: Buenos Aires, Pitlochry, and Light Night Leeds

    New works and installations: Buenos Aires, Pitlochry, and Light Night Leeds

    It’s been a busy month, with new shows in Buenos Aires (Argentina), Pitlochry (Scotland) and Leeds (UK) – details below.   1// Enchanted Forest, Pitlochry A wonderful opportunity to show a new commission, Aether, by the shores of a loch in Fask…
    - 11 Oct 16, 9:28am -
  • Leeds Light Night

    Leeds Light Night

    Very excited to be part of this year’s Leeds Light Night. We have made a new work entitled Light Water Dark Sky, to music by Four Tet. The work is another volumetric light work, building on Submergence and Aeolian Light. It runs Thursday – Saturd…
    - 5 Oct 16, 2:50am -
  • SIGGRAPH 2016

    SIGGRAPH 2016

    A brand new version of Submergence was premiered at this year’s SIGGRAPH in Anaheim, Los Angeles. We had a great position in the art gallery which, this year, was curated by Jonah Brucker Cohen, and also featured works by nine other digital artists…
    - 28 Jul 16, 6:50pm -
  • Field – new project at WNO, Cardiff

    Field – new project at WNO, Cardiff

      Very happy to announce our latest project, Field, launched last week at the Wales Millenium Centre in Cardiff, commissioned by Welsh National Opera. Field is an immersive artwork and memorial for 923 Royal Welch Fusiliers who died at the Battle of…
    - 17 May 16, 3:22pm -
Janine Just, Inc.
Janine Just, Inc.
Janine Just, Inc.
Janine Just, Inc.

The Wondrous Design Magazine

  • The 26 Most Beautiful Travel Photos Of All Time

    The 26 Most Beautiful Travel Photos Of All Time

    If you’re a travel addict and love to visit most beautiful places around the world then this post is 100% for you. In this post we have gathered a set of most beautiful travel photos of all time. These travel photos are absolutely breath...[[ This…
    - 31 days ago, 24 Aug 17, 11:59am -
  • The 42 Best Get Well Soon Cards – Get Well Soon Wishes of All Time

    The 42 Best Get Well Soon Cards – Get Well Soon Wishes of All Time

    Get well soon cards and get well soon wishes are something we need when someone we care about a lot feels sick or something bad happens to him. It’s the time when we have to prove again that how much we care about them. Sending get well soon...[[…
    - 68 days ago, 17 Jul 17, 11:09pm -
  • Teaching Degree Schools – 22 Best Colleges That Offer Teaching Degree

    Teaching Degree Schools – 22 Best Colleges That Offer Teaching Degree

    Are you planning to go for a teaching degree? If yes, then you need to carefully select the best institute for your teaching degree. Because elementary, middle and secondary teachers must complete a teacher training program and obtain a state...[[ T…
    - 71 days ago, 15 Jul 17, 9:37am -
  • Mom Makes Her Daughter Delightful With Food and Flower Dress Optical Illusions

    Mom Makes Her Daughter Delightful With Food and Flower Dress Optical Illusions

    Alya Chaglar is without doubt an awesome MOM who is making her daughter Stefani delightful with forced perspective optical illusion photography art. Alya uses pieces of vegetables, fruits and flower as perspective from a right distance to make it a..…
    - 76 days ago, 10 Jul 17, 2:59am -
  • The 36 Hottest Photos of Hot Emily Ratajkowski

    The 36 Hottest Photos of Hot Emily Ratajkowski

    Here we go with a set of 36 hottest photos of hot Emily Ratajkowski. Do you know the real meaning HOT? Well, you may have your own scale of hotness rater but today I’m going to share the real hot Emily Ratajkowski photos. After watching...[[ This…
    - 79 days ago, 7 Jul 17, 12:56am -
  • The 30 Hottest Photos of Jason Statham

    The 30 Hottest Photos of Jason Statham

    Are a big fan of Transporter guy? Me too! Jason Statham is so hot and handsome. I have watched almost all the movies of Jason Statham more then twice. And amazing thing is I never get tired.  I can count his movies on my fingers like Transporter,...…
    - 81 days ago, 5 Jul 17, 8:59am -
  • The 17 Funniest Pictures of Donald Trump Making Funny Faces

    The 17 Funniest Pictures of Donald Trump Making Funny Faces

    What do you expect from Donald Trump that what he can do?  I will say that he can do all the silly things that none of US Presidents ever done before. If we start making a list of the stuff Trump is capable of to do, it will take us minimum one week…
    - 81 days ago, 5 Jul 17, 1:04am -
  • The 20 Funniest Pictures of Animals in Clothes

    The 20 Funniest Pictures of Animals in Clothes

    Are a animals lover by nature and love to see animals in clothes? We have gathered a set of funny pictures of animals in clothes. Some of these animals are looking really not happy but the others are quite happy with what they are wearing. Via:...[[…
    - 82 days ago, 4 Jul 17, 6:54am -
  • Rest In Peace Quotes – The 50 All time Best RIP Messages

    Rest In Peace Quotes – The 50 All time Best RIP Messages

    Are you looking for some touching rest in peace quotes? We all know that the space left by the our loved ones can not be filled. RIP messages are the only way we can share our grief and heartbroken feelings. Lets share these best rest in peace...[[…
    - 83 days ago, 3 Jul 17, 3:04am -
  • The 12 Tallest Women Of All Time

    The 12 Tallest Women Of All Time

    Did you ever happen to meet a person who is two, three or may be more taller then you? Lets know that who are the 12 tallest women of all time. 1. Zeng Jinlian Zeng Jinlian is the tallest woman ever to be recorded in medical history, reaching up to..…
    - 28 May 17, 4:41am -

Design Sponge

  • Supporting Storm/Disaster Relief + Best of the Web

    Supporting Storm/Disaster Relief + Best of the Web

    My mind can hardly wrap itself around the catastrophic photos coming out of Mexico, Puerto Rico, Dominica and all of the islands affected by both Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Seeing families searching for loved ones in Mexico City after the earthquake…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
  • Tandoori Spiced Cauliflower + Giveaway

    Tandoori Spiced Cauliflower + Giveaway

    I was never a huge fan of cauliflower until I read Lukas Volger’s cookbook, Bowl. I didn’t dislike it, but I didn’t look for it at the market. Lukas’ book was the first time I had seen a recipe using cauliflower “couscous.” It made me thi…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 12:00pm -
  • 10 Inspiring Illustrated Quotes for the Weekend

    10 Inspiring Illustrated Quotes for the Weekend

    I’m in the midst of a big new project (a spinoff of our latest book, In the Company of Women) and I could use a little pick-me-up right now. Sometimes when deadlines are looming and every day feels like a new hurdle to jump, the right bit of inspi…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 10:00am -
  • Studio Tour: Marina Dunbar

    Studio Tour: Marina Dunbar

    In the heart of the historic district in Columbus, GA stands an old brick building that oozes old-time charm and nostalgia. Despite its stately demeanor and excellent location in the small neighborhood, this old school is still somewhat of a hidden g…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 12:00pm -
  • Keep Your Fiskars Orange-handled Scissors Safe With This DIY (Video)

    Keep Your Fiskars Orange-handled Scissors Safe With This DIY (Video)


    - 3 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 10:00am -

Jones Design Company

  • Put a bird on it … an inexpensive art option

    Put a bird on it … an inexpensive art option

    I know birds might be a little cliche, but I actually really do like them. I am always drawn to art with birds, fabric with birds (especially this!), these chairs – oh how I want them in my house, and even clothes (like this dress for me and this a…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 6:13am -
  • Fall touches in the studio

    Fall touches in the studio

    I told myself I wasn’t going to get into Fall mode until after last weekend. Audrey had her first soccer game, we celebrated Brady’s 12th birthday (what?!) and the Seahawks played (sad loss, but I’m trying to forget it). I saw my first falling…
    - 11 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 6:59am -
  • why I still make the bed even though our mattress is on the floor

    why I still make the bed even though our mattress is on the floor

    Today is National Make Your Bed day (did you even know there was such a thing?!). Several months ago, Crane & Canopy offered to send us a new Belgian linen duvet and sham set and I, of course, said yes. If you’ve been around here for long, you know…
    - 13 days ago, 11 Sep 17, 6:33am -
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