Project Runway Recap: Which Designers Are Going to the Season 17 Finale?

RELATED STORIES And then there were three. Thursday’s Project Runway, the first half of Season 17’s two-part finale, sent home one last contestant, setting the stage for next week’s three-way melee. After receiving $ 10,000 to produce their 10-look collections, the four remaining designers — Bishme Cromartie, Garo Sparo, Hester Sunshine and Sebastian Grey — […]

15 best-selling courses on CreativeLive, a learning site for creative types — covering everything from color theory for designers to how to photograph a wedding

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Online courses pose an opportunity for cheap, impactful learning. CreativeLive is the go-to site for creatives with more than 1,500 classes taught by 650+ industry-leading experts. Classes are as low as […]

Meghan Markle: Will she wear these Irish fashion designers during Ireland visit?

Meghan and Prince Harry will be in the Republic of Ireland from Tuesday, July 10 to Wednesday, July 11. The trip to Dublin will be their first official trip as a married couple. In March, before they were married, the pair visited Belfast, Northern Ireland and Meghan wore a teal Kace skirt with flounce from Greta […]

“Change like we’ve not seen in decades”—high-end auto designers go electric

Enlarge (credit: Jaguar) Change comes hard. And sometimes, it’s slow. Until recently, no industry played closer to that model more than that of the automobile. Ever since the first series-produced cars of the 1900s placed the big internal combustion lump of iron at the front, the drive wheels at the back, and the passengers in […]

Adobe designers offer 4 insights into VR’s future

GUEST: Adobe has traditionally pioneered tools and workflows for professionals and creatives to build for a digital medium. The rise of virtual reality has led to Adobe building the platforms necessary for creators to transition into the world of 3D spatial computing. I’ve interviewed four innovators from Adobe Research and Adobe’s Design Lab who are […]

Apple Store designers appear to have forgotten about Chicago winters

Matt Maldre, Apple’s new store on the Chicago riverfront has received plaudits for its design. Chicago Tribune architecture critic Blair Kamin called it “thrillingly transparent, elegantly understated, and a boon to the city’s riverfront.” But in designing Apple’s latest “statement” store, which features a large open plaza and a roof reminiscent of a MacBook, […]

Fashion Designers Wouldn't Dress These Celeb Women Because Body-Shaming, Classism, And Racism Are Real

The rapper, whose history-making #1 record “Bodak Yellow” gives a major nod to “bloody shoes,” also addressed Christian Louboutin’s claims that he didn’t know much about her or her hit single. “At the end of the day, I know what I can do, and I know for a fact that I put a spike in […]

How app developers and designers feel about the iPhone X—and the notch

Enlarge (credit: Apple) The heart of the iPhone X‘s pitch is third-party apps. From augmented reality features to the TrueDepth sensor, the new features are meant to stir creativity and action in the developer community, bringing innovative new app experiences to iPhone X users. But even as Apple gives developers new toys to play with, […]