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Food feeds the soul. To the extent that we all eat food, and we all have souls, food is the single great unifier across cultures. But what feeds your soul?

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Design icon David Kelley shares the everyday objects he loves.

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Designer Ayse Birsel shares the everyday objects she loves.

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The founder of Zimbabwe’s first graphic design college shares some teaching resources he loves.

Design icon John Maeda shares the everyday objects (well, non-objects) he can’t live without.