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Jem's Back! Take Our "Which Jem Character Are You?" Quiz!

Jem's Back! Take Our "Which Jem Character Are You?" Quiz!

Jem X Fab

Jem is excitement. Jem is adventure. Jem is making a holographic time-hop from behind a 1980s television screen to the one in front of you. If you’re not familiar with the retro rock diva, then you probably hated television as a kid (or were too busy watching Thundercats).

Outlaw Soaps: For the Varmint in All of Us

Outlaw Soaps: For the Varmint in All of Us

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We’re a little in love with Outlaw Soaps’ founders Danielle and Russ Vincent—an Oakland couple who came together around suds, heavy metal, and Burning Man. Mixing elements of campfire with bacon and whiskey, or devising more delicious and simple smells like fresh cut grass or line-hung laundry, they

Five Fab Ways To Stay Occupied (And Cute!) Indoors

Five Fab Ways To Stay Occupied (And Cute!) Indoors

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There’s a chill in the air, a steaming Earl Grey in your hand, and the corner store’s been playing a lot more Neil Young than The Beach Boys lately. It’s dark outside by the time you leave the office, and when you get home, the only thing that

Fab @ London Design Festival 2013. Part 1: Disrupting Design

Fab @ London Design Festival 2013. Part 1: Disrupting Design

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Every year, the great and the good from the world of design flock to London Design Festival. But it’s not only the glitterati that dominate – between the high profile openings and the showrooms crammed with luxury textiles there’s plenty of space for the nearly great, and the (as

A Carrot On A Stick For Salvadoran Design

A Carrot On A Stick For Salvadoran Design

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Tomorrow we debut a sweet collection by The Carrot Concept, a progressive, multidisciplinary collective that is working hard to put Salvadoran furniture and design on the map. Antonia Blair spoke to José Roberto Paredes, one of its founding members, about the context and goals behind the initiative.

El Salvador may be new

Have you ever wondered just how the techy fashionistas behind...

Have you ever wondered just how the techy fashionistas behind the scenes at Half Craft StudioSummerizedDESiGNERiCA, and the like create masterful adornments in precise, mind-bending shapes? The answer: 3D printing. But what exactly is this mystifying process that yields such complex designs? 

According to

Urban Sprawl: Blu Dot x Fab’s New Collection For Modern Living

Urban Sprawl: Blu Dot x Fab’s New Collection For Modern Living

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Tomorrow, we’re launching our Blu Dot x Fab furniture collection. Our own small apartment expert Meredith Spencer shows you how to live with it in compact quarters. 

Blu Dot and Fab are BFFs, mainly because we have so much in common. We like it modern, we like

Inside The Plastic Menagerie: William Sweetlove's Designs

Inside The Plastic Menagerie: William Sweetlove's Designs

Just what are we supposed to make of William Sweetlove’s animal sculptures? While the realistic forms of dogs, cats, bunnies, pigs, and penguins speak to Sweetlove’s artistic skill, their undeniable cute-factor puts a smile on your face. But we’d be remiss to stop there when thinking of this Belgian artist’s

Everybody Must Get Pizza-Stoned!

Everybody Must Get Pizza-Stoned!

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We’ve all been there. Late meeting, tons of traffic, frozen whatever for dinner. Skip the breakfast burrito (ok, third breakfast burrito) and make a pizza. No! Not a frozen one. A fresh one! It’s easier than you think, and, wouldn’t you know, we have just the Pizzacraft tools

TRAVELS & TRIBULATIONS

TRAVELS & TRIBULATIONS

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To celebrate our inspiring, new Fab Travel Shop that launches tomorrow, we asked our own travel-disaster expert Kate Canary to share some of her hard-earned globe-trotting lessons. Here’s her story. Don’t leave home without reading it. 

 

The following is based entirely on true events.

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