The Texan town, McAllen, knows how to make any bookworm feel all warm and fuzzy. After Walmart shut its doors, leaving 124,500 square feet empty, the town converted the space into what is now the largest single-story library in the States. As if this transformation of abandoned commercial real estate into a useful community space isn’t enough, there’s more than enough modern architectural elements to make any design enthusiast happy. Check out PSFK for more photos.
It’s amazing how much we are influenced by our surroundings. Creating a great work space can have an amazing effect on how productive you are. I tend to favour spaces with plenty of light, plants, and modern design elements. Here’s a little office space inspiration.
I’ve recently discovered that Pinterest has use beyond encouraging me to buy more clothing I don’t need. I’ve been collecting pretty patterns, which is probably better for my wallet and my health than ogling clothing and food. It’s great inspiration for drawing and design and I find myself looking for beautiful and interesting details in unusual places. These are a few of my recent pins. You can follow me on Pinterest more.