Needlepointing is a form of embroidery that uses a specialized needle and thread to create intricate and detailed designs on a piece of fabric or canvas. Needlepointing is often done on canvas, which has a grid of evenly spaced holes that allows for precise stitching.Read More
What is decoupage?
Decoupage is a decorative art technique that involves gluing cut-out paper or fabric designs onto a surface and then coating the design with several layers of varnish or lacquer to create a smooth, durable finish. The term “decoupage” comes from the French word “decouper,” which means “to cut out.”Read More
Garden Design Tips for New Homeowners
Setting up your own outdoor space will always be an exciting part of owning a property. If you are a new homeowner, you are likely eagerly anticipating landscaping your very own garden where you can relax and spend many fun-filled afternoons. Everyone deserves a space to break away from all the stress of work and home duties, and your garden can be that place of much-needed de-stressing.Read More
Universal Design: The Case for Accessibility for the Physically-Challenged
When it comes to public buildings, architects and designers have the responsibility of creating structures and facilities that can be used by as many people as can be.Read More
What is Pebble?
What is TED?
TED means Technology, Entertainment and Design
TED is a 4-day annual meeting held in California since 1984. Speakers from all countries inform (and entertain) each other with brief lectures about their expertise. Dozens of speakers will take their turn at a meeting. Read More
What is a gadget?
A gadget is a thing
A gadget (a thing, Gizmo) is an article that is innovative and often cleverly designed. Often a gadget is a consumer electronics product (but it doesn't have to be). The technology or design is innovative, so a trendsetter likes to buy it. Often a gadget is also purchased as a status symbol. A gadget is especially interesting at the beginning (and even then it is more frequent for the entertainment purchased, and not so much for its functionality), later there are too many people who have it too, and it is not interesting anymore to have (or to show off). A gadget is often purchased online, in a special gadget or gift shop.