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.
We haven’t met a designer collaboration we didn’t like. So, ever since we first glimpsed Aldo Rise’s partnership with London-based Ostwald Helgason last Fashion Week, we’ve been eagerly awaiting the moment we can finally get our mits on the goods from the duo’s dive into the handbag-and-footwear realm. Well, the read
We’ll never stop shopping at our favorite big-box stores. But, sometimes, it’s those smaller, hidden gems that feel infinitely more special. Combine that under-the-radar quality with an ethically sustainable business, and you have South Carolina-based Proud Mary — an e-boutique that works exclusively with artisans read