The source of inspiration often comes from unexpected corners. When you plan a colour combination for your project, the right solution can lie right in front of you, totally unnoticed. How many times has it happened that some picture catches your eye without you knowing why? It can be the composition, but what about the effect of a pleasing colour combination? Check out what treasures they hide and plan your own design.
The problem of an excess of packaging material is worldwide. The need to wrap goods has grown to such an extent that sometimes it is difficult to get items unwrapped, not to mention the dilemma of which recycling container the packaging belongs in.
What makes the best places for living? Mercers has come up with a traditional ranking of cities, and among multiple factors which make them the best places for living in 2017 were, for example, quality of living, city infrastructure, health system, or political and economical situation. Here is the list of cities with the best quality of living:
Blogging is a fact of life for many young people today. It is often used as a tool for communities, especially minorities, to have their voice heard. Young people are major consumers of blogs, but at the same time many of them have blogs of their own. Considering the fact that this method of expressing yourself and putting your views and ideas out there has recorded major successes, it does not come as a surprise that blogging is now often used for marketing purposes. So if you are considering starting a blog, here are a few tips and tricks from the master of the blog game Jeff Bullas on how to attract Millennials, as they are the largest demographic in the world today and also the biggest blog content consumers.
Do you like enjoying wonderful interiors as shown in magazines with the most amazing furniture and little details, like pictures on the walls for example? What is trendy and what should be avoided? Collect inspiration with us for your own project.
The previous article discussed the customary terms of conflict and offered concrete examples to define our positions and interests. We learned how to analyse the perception of conflict and how to separate facts, interpretations, and emotions. There is no doubt now that conflict is an essential part of every human being’s life, and there is nothing wrong with that. Yet the paramount question is still relevant: what to do after you realise you’re involved in a conflict? How to work with it - and how to stand up for your rights and values without harming the opponent? I hope this article can shed some light on this practical topic.
"It´s cold like in Siberia" is one of the popular sayings linked to these cold months. And as it seems it is not far from truth. Some places experience winter temperatures that drop down to -50C. Feeling cold? Not the locals of Oymyakon in Russia, apparently. Children are excused from going to school only when it hits – 52. People have their toilets outside, which might be quite challenging on such days. The lowest temperature recorded was -71,2C in 1933. This is not the only place where winters are so tough.
When it comes to furnishing houses or apartments, it would probably not be possible to find two that are exactly alike – but that is a topic for another time. Today, to the contrary, we’ll have a look at the most popular and widely admired home styles, whether inspired by Provence, the Mediterranean, Scandinavian decor or Colonial style, for instance. Which is your personal favourite?
There’s no doubt that our lives are filled with different kinds of conflicts, and that’s not anything we have to be ashamed of. Dealing with misunderstanding doesn’t make us «wrong» as people. Otherwise, experts call «normal» only those relationships where partners argue with each other infrequently, indicating that they care about one another and don’t take their interactions for granted. This rule works with family relations, friendships, and so on.
At a time when a new architectural style had conquered Europe, the major characteristics of the new style dictated that it would mostly serve sacral purposes. Gothic Cathedrals were designed to bring the faithful closer to God through visual experience. The indoor and outdoor support system helped Gothic buildings to reach to great heights while delivering light at ground level. The supporting system served at the same time a decorative function. This unique performance in combination with ornamental vaults, and last but not least the colour effects of stained-glass windows, were fascinating then and continue to charm us today.