Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
As hopelessly addictive as Instagram is, its content is just as fleeting. Today's perfect impromptu snap is tomorrow's forgotten masterpiece (perhaps the only drawback of our all-time favorite app.) But thanks to decor8, we've found a handsome new way to turn your ephemeral digital photos into treasured keepsakes — Artifact Uprising.
Using a handy, intuitive system, the service allows you to upload photos and, per your order, churns out a solidly designed hard or soft-covered book displaying your pics of choice — ideal for gifts, self-made coffee-table books, or for chronicling a trip, wedding, or special occasion. Between you, us, and the wall, we're cooking up some serious ideas for Christmas here.
Click through for a slideshow of all the various publishing options.
almost spring, it's still freezing,
and everything's horrible. Well, not really — but maybe more than ever this year,
March's planets are calling for some rest and relaxation before we
kick into high gear for spring. What better way is there to heed their call than by
curling up with a good book? Here's
Take a second and imagine how awesome a Keith Haring robot would look over your couch, or a playful Curtis Kulig pillow thrown on your bed. Even just one piece of contemporary art can change your apartment's vibe in seconds, and finally, with the accessibility of online shops like Art Markit, you don't have to spend a read