Better Than Grass: 10 Ways to Landscape a Parkway (That Space Between the Sidewalk and the Street)

Save
Better Than Grass: 10 Ways to Landscape a Parkway (That Space Between the Sidewalk and the Street)

When is comes to landscaping, the parkway is usually last on everyone’s list. You know what a parkway is–sometimes called a parking strip–it’s that crabby patch of no-man’s lawn that runs between the curb and sidewalk in front of the … Continue reading →Read More

3 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 13, 2014

Save
3 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 13, 2014

One more shopping day before Valentine’s Day, but I don’t think that’s what’s on east coasters’ minds right now.  If you know anyone on the east coast, you might want to read on… The East Coast Is Getting Hit Hard … Continue reading →Read More

3 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 12, 2014

Save
3 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 12, 2014

Really weird news for a Wednesday, but what else can we expect from Hump Day? Read up—some really interesting bits. If any of these topics come up in conversation today, you’ll be an expert. Shia LaBeouf May Be A Plagiarist, … Continue reading →Read More

3 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 11, 2014

Save
3 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 11, 2014

Two days into the week and lots of interesting news in the tech world already. If anyone asks you about Flappy Bird or Bitcoins, you’re gonna have all the answers when you read this. Flappy Bird Taken Off the Market … Continue reading →Read More

3 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 10, 2014

Save
3 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 10, 2014

Lots of interesting new stuff going on in the world today. The three following bits of information might come up in conversation today—if they do, you’ll be ahead of the curve… Dumb Starbucks Coffee Shop Opens Up in California If … Continue reading →Read More

22 Affordable (and Adorable) Valentine’s Day Gifts for Guys and Girls

Save
22 Affordable (and Adorable) Valentine’s Day Gifts for Guys and Girls

A bunch of affordable goodies for everyone this Valentine’s Day. If you can’t find anything here (although I think you will), these items are still a great jumping off point if you’re scrambling around for gifts ideas. 1. A tote that’ll … Continue reading →Read More

3 Things You Need to Know Today: February 7, 2014

Save
3 Things You Need to Know Today: February 7, 2014

Lots of news today, but the best is that it’s Friday. Here are three interesting bits that might come up in conversation today. Read up–nothing wrong with being ahead of the curve.The Sochi Olympics Are Living Up to the Hype, … Continue reading →Read More

This College Kid Spent Six Years Creating a Boeing 777 to Scale with Moving Parts (and You’ll Never Guess What Common Office Supply He Used)

Save
This College Kid Spent Six Years Creating a Boeing 777 to Scale with Moving Parts (and You’ll Never Guess What Common Office Supply He Used)

When Luca Iaconi-Stewart started working on his 1:60 scale replica in 2008 (then 15 years old), he had no idea what he was getting into. His inspiration came from an architecture course he was taking at San Francisco’s Lick-Wilmerding High … Continue reading →Read More

3 Things You Need to Know Today: February 6, 2014

Save
3 Things You Need to Know Today: February 6, 2014

As the week goes on, it gets more and more interesting. Here are a few things you and your friends might talk about today around the office coffee maker. (Reading this should keep you in the loop.) Jay Leno Leaves … Continue reading →Read More

Artist Creates Stretchable 3-D Sculptures with Thousands of Flat Sheets of Paper

Save
Artist Creates Stretchable 3-D Sculptures with Thousands of Flat Sheets of Paper

At first glance, Li Hongbo’s sculptures look very familiar: life-sized busts of figures like Michelangelo’s David, Zeus, Beethoven, Greco-Roman soldiers—even common objects like human ears, noses, and mouths. They look like marble sculptures until they’re handled and you realize Hongbo’s … Continue reading →Read More

M
Is DIY in your DNA? Become part of our maker community.
Submit Your Work!