Hermès’ Luminous Holiday Windows: Crystalline wonder from Australian designer Christopher Boots at the French retailer’s exquisite NYC boutique

Hermès' Luminous Holiday Windows

When seasonal spirit overtakes NYC, imagination is often applied in the most magical, meticulous ways. Windows come to life, sparkling with majesty and wonder and even residents of the city can’t help but stop and look. Today, luxury retailer Herm……

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Mind-Blowing Street Art By Smates

Whether you love or hate it, street art is something that is here to stay. Going beyond just traditional canvases and materials, street artists are constantly pushing the boundaries and and playing with ideas to make you stop in your tracks. One such street artist that is making waves now is Smates.

This Belgian artist uses space in a clever way that not only reflects the intricate detail of his works but at the same time clearly depicts a message in his work. From human faces that look right at you to playful and cool animals, Smates pieces will have you doing a double take.

Check out just some of his cool graffiti below and if you’re interested in looking at more of his stuff, his website and Facebook page features more of his amazing creations.

(This photo is based on a work by Karen Dillabough)









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This amazing free app makes 3D photos

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youtube: yv_WLBRpu80 ItSeez is claiming to have reinvented photography with its mobile 3D scanner app ItSeez3D. This app makes 3D scanning available for anyone with an iPad.







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40 Luxury WordPress Themes For The Lovers of Beauty

What we love about WordPress themes is that they all look so great! Impressive images combined with original color schemes create a stylish and dynamic mixture that constantly draws our attention.

40 Luxury WordPress Themes For The Lovers of Beauty

In this compilation we decided to collect the top 40 of the most luxurious and elegant templates available today. Besides a wonderful functionality they also have a luxurious design that will easily transform your old website beyond any recognition.

It is a natural thing to want your website to look glamorous and stylish. But a great appearance becomes a necessity when it comes to the websites which are constantly dependent from the visual imagery. A photographer portfolio for instance. How could you make your photos look great on a poorly designed page? Or perhaps you sell jewelry and want to make sure that each item looks appealing. Or maybe you own a restaurant and want to provide your website with a set of mouthwatering images of your dishes? In any case a luxurious design is a guarantee that your products will be properly appreciated.

But aside from design, these luxurious and elegant templates have a lot of useful features that will make your website more robust, efficient and productive. The key element here is of course a responsive design. You don’t need to worry about a mobile version of your site anymore. Your visitors will be able to effortlessly browse your website on any devices available, and all the elements of the layout will be displayed properly. Also, these top 40 WordPress themes are fully editable, so if you decide, just for a change, to decorate your website with another font style, or set of icons, you can easily do it with a powerful admin panel. Feel free to experiment with all the layout elements to make your theme look even more appealing and attractive. For those who are eager to win the favor of various search engines, the fact that the luxury WordPress themes are build with SEO in mind can be a pleasant surprise.

Of course, there are a lot of more useful features out there! You can decorate your template with an awesome image slider, adjust your typography choosing from over 600 various Google fonts, vary your color scheme, etc. There is no limitations to constantly improve your theme and make it work and look better. In this collection of the top 40 luxury WordPress themes you can find some great examples of wedding planner websites, photographer portfolios, restaurant themes, flower shops, and many more. They are really beautiful, so why don’t you take a break for a minute and simply enjoy their luxurious design and aesthetic appeal.

Yacht Holiday WordPress Template

Yacht Vacation WordPress Theme

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Beautiful Hair Style WordPress Website

Hair Transplantation WordPress Theme

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Royal Jewelry WordPress Site

Jewelry Responsive WordPress Theme

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A Wedding To Remember WordPress Template

Wedding Planner Responsive WordPress Theme

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Shiny Jewelry WordPress Website

Jewelry Responsive WordPress Theme

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Scent of Flowers WordPress Site

Flowers Responsive WordPress Theme

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Tasty Dishes WordPress Template

Food Place WordPress Theme

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Luxury Restaurant WordPress Website

Restaurant Reviews Responsive WordPress Theme

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Italian Dream WordPress Site

Restaurant of Italian Food WordPress Theme

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Mouthwatering Dishes WordPress Template

Cherry Café and Restaurant WordPress Theme

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Plan Your Events Wisely WordPress Website

Memorable Events Planner WordPress Theme

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Happy Event Planner WordPress Site

Event Planner WordPress Theme

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Memorable Events WordPress Template

Event Planner Responsive WordPress Theme

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Art of Theater WordPress Website

Theater Responsive WordPress Theme

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Renown Theater WordPress Site

Theater Responsive WordPress Theme

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Online Movies WordPress Website

Movie WordPress Theme

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Events Planner WordPress Template

Happy Moments Videography WordPress Theme

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Photographer Personal Page WordPress Site

Photographer Portfolio WordPress Theme

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Your Stylish Photographs WordPress Website

Fancy Photographer Portfolio WordPress Theme

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Fashion Photography WordPress Site

Fashionable Photographer Portfolio WordPress Theme

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Photographer Portfolio WordPress Template

Photographer's Works WordPress Theme

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Photographer Works Responsive WordPress Website

Photographer Portfolio Responsive WordPress Theme

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Fashionable Images WordPress Site

Photographer Folio WordPress Theme

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Successful Portfolio WordPress Template

Simple Photographer Portfolio WordPress Theme

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Photographer Portfolio WordPress Template

Cherry Photo Studio WordPress Theme

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Creative Design WordPress Website

Design Studio WordPress Theme

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Impressive Design Logos WordPress Template

Design Studio WordPress Theme

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Exterior Design WordPress Template

Art of Building WordPress Theme

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Gardening WordPress Site

Garden Design Responsive WordPress Theme

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Interior Design WordPress Template

Exterior Design Responsive WordPress Theme

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Modern Furniture WordPress Site

Interior Design Responsive WordPress Theme

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Prima Manufacturing WordPress Website

Furniture WordPress Theme

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Design Your House WordPress Site

Interior Design WordPress Theme

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Stylish Furniture WordPress Template

Interior Design WordPress Theme

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Your Cozy Apartment WordPress Website

Modern Interior Design WordPress Theme

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Dark Modern Design WordPress Template

Black Interior Design WordPress Theme

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Creative Design Decisions WordPress Site

Interior Design WordPress Theme

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Always Creative WordPress Website

Interior Design WordPress Theme

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Apartment of Your Dreams WordPress Template

Interior Design WordPress Theme

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Interior Decorations WordPress Site

Interior Design WordPress Theme

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Tattoo Shop Branding: Dagger & Co. by Chad Michael

tattoo shop brandingThis tattoo shop branding is by Chad Michael, a designer based in NY and TX specializing in packaging design, branding and product development. The tattoo shop 'Dagger & Co.' is based on the island of Malta, with two owners who want to stand out amongst other tattoo shops. They are responsible for launching the first international tattoo convention […]
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Dell’s Black Friday deals include $99.99 24-inch monitor and the best PS4 bundle

Most of the best Black Friday deals from Dell aren’t even Dell products. Not PCs, anyway. Yes, the company is offering extremely inexpensive Windows laptops, desktops, and Android tablets, but they’re not really devices that we’d be able to solidly recommend. The 27-inch monitor may be worth a look if you don’t plan on gaming with it, and the 24-inch 1080p monitor is probably worth staying up late for at a price of just $ 99.99.

If you’re looking for a PlayStation 4, this is probably the best holiday bundle there is. Dell will offer the PS4 with Grand Theft Auto V and The Last of Us: Remastered for the console’s regular price of $ 399.99. But to get that, you’ll likely need to excuse yourself from Thanksgiving dinner; the PS4 be available…

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JotForm Contest is Spinning the Wheels! Will You Take Part?

Read about the JotForm contest where you can win $ 7500 for best form design.
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The physical web arrives – here’s why it will change your life

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With the cost of microprocessors plummeting, we’re in a situation where nearly any consumer device can become ‘smart’. This could mean:







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13 Really Useful HTML5, CSS3 & jQuery Search Form Tutorials

Adding search box or search functionality to a website gives its users the power to search for their required information in an easy and fast way. Therefore, adding a search box in the website has become one of the prime elements of web designs, and almo s. Search box goes along with navigation of the website and helps in several different means as well. Adding a search box to the website user interface makes it user friendly and of course, easy to explore.

Below, we have collected 13 useful CSS3, HTML5 and jQuery search form scripts that help you create a search box from scratch. We hope that this compilation will prove to be useful for you and let you understand exactly how to create search bar with accurate functionality. Enjoy!

Pulsating CSS3 Input Search Box

Input search box with borders and shadows throbbing like pulses.

Suggestions Search Box in pure CSS

This is a really simple tutorial on creating an expanding suggestion search box build with use of Pure CSS.

Expanding Search Box with CSS

The expanding search box is simply a search box that gets wider as soon as you click on it or type something in it.

Expanding Search Bar Using CSS Transitions

We’re going to make a search bar that expands with CSS transitions. The search bar is initially hidden from view, and when you click the search label, it smoothly expands into view.

Client-side full-text search in CSS

Using data- attributes for indexation, and a dynamic stylesheet with a CSS3 selector for search, it is straightforward to implement a client-side full-text search in CSS rather than JavaScript.

Create a Drop Down Menu with Search Box in CSS3 and HTML

In this tutorial, we will be creating a flat style navigation with a search box and dropdown menu from the Square UI.

How to Code an Expanding HTML5/CSS3 Search Input Field

In this tutorial We want to demonstrate two different methods for building an expanding search field. The first is using basic CSS3 transitions which are only supported in newer web browsers.

Fancy Search Box

This is a fancy search box i made out of boredom. feel free to use it.

Search Bar Animation

CriteriaSearchBox

Kind of a search box which suggests selectable search criterias, like categories of a shop.

jQuery and CSS3 “Next Level” animation Search Form

Basic jQuery Search/Filter

Flexible Search Box

A flexible search input with an internal fixed-width submit button and fixed-width border.


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Silo: The UK’s First No-Waste Restaurant: Plates made from recycled plastic bags, emailed receipts, booze brewed in the basement and more at chef Douglas McMaster’s ambitious project

Silo: The UK’s First No-Waste Restaurant


by Ananda Pellerin

Chef Douglas McMaster has a vision: he wants to eradicate waste from the commercial food preparation process. This might seem profoundly uninteresting—but it’s nothing short of revolutionary. “It’s what I call a pre-industrial……

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