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Original Packaging

Original Packaging

Great Design September 21, 2012 0

(NSFW photos) Nudity can be frightening, comforting, embarrassing, refreshing and a whole spectrum of other things in between. Personally, I can be either extremely comfortable or extremely distressed about being nude, or around nude

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Equality is Fundamental to a Just Society

Equality is Fundamental to a Just Society

Parker September 14, 2012 0

Equality is one of the fundamental pillars in the Great Design of a just society. The Jock Kingdom has long struggled with issues of equality, in the most specific sense when it comes to

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An Interview With The Illustrator: André Carrilho

An Interview With The Illustrator: André Carrilho

Great Design July 11, 2012 0

The work of a good illustrator will ask more from your eye than many other visual mediums. When the work comes from André Carrilho, it will also ask more from your brain.  Visceral, immediate,

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Color Me Happy at Holi

Color Me Happy at Holi

Jenni Jane Hellstern June 21, 2012 6

People often ask me what my favorite place in the world is, and having been to 24 countries in the last 17 months alone, that’s a big inquiry.  I often respond by telling them

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Genuine Music

Genuine Music

D Callahan June 6, 2012 1

The banjo is one of the most undervalued instruments in the world, yet it comes from a time and a people who defined American culture.  From its structure to its sound, its sheen to

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A Tranquil Oasis in Midtown Manhattan

A Tranquil Oasis in Midtown Manhattan

Great Design June 1, 2012 3

Great Design is what makes our world unique, with architecture and interior design at the forefront. Every building, every structure, every dwelling has a personality, a history and a flavor worth celebrating. Sutton Place

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Prada and Schiaparelli Talk It Out

Prada and Schiaparelli Talk It Out

JN May 9, 2012 2

Fashion people are no different than sports fans, cooking fanatics, Beltway handlers or PTA parents.  This is the last thing they want to hear, but assuming that pants are still put on one leg

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The Interview: Nico Muhly

The Interview: Nico Muhly

Kelsey Osgood May 4, 2012 2

When Joseph asked me to interview Nico Muhly, my initial reaction was anxiety (though to be fair, that’s my initial reaction to a lot of things.) I am, after all, only lightly educated in music

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Sack Your Bag at Unpackaged

Sack Your Bag at Unpackaged

Jenni Jane Hellstern April 18, 2012 2

I’m sitting in a cyber cafe in Pune, India. My two friends and I are probably the only non-Indian people in town. Pune is a world all of its own, where doing it the

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5 Key Guidelines on Meeting a Celebrity

5 Key Guidelines on Meeting a Celebrity

Great Design February 14, 2012 1

1. First and foremost, think about how you (should) behave when you encounter a new dog for the first time…ignore it for the first 2-3 minutes. Although this doesn’t really create a level playing

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