L.A. Burdick Rum Flavored Chocolate Cigars, half dozen in a wooden box. Rum-flavored ganache cigars are enrobed in milk and dark chocolate and look like the real McCoy!
Manymals ~ the latest addition to the animal inspired jewelry line is a Boa!
Northern Lighting's Evergreen Light designed by Vibeke Skar and Jens Praet... i peek at the making of as well as different colors. Love the pulley system for adjustable height!
Mr & Mrs Smith GoldSmith welcome pack of goodies... membership card, hotel collection books, cd, and leather accessories beautifully custom packaged by Burgo Pak. See how surprising and playful the packaging design is.
The Daily iPad mag has now launched...
BIKND Helium ~ amazing bike travel case that lets your bike travel protected in the size of a check in...
Paul Price makes such lovely typographically feel good "street art" - check out the Signs of Affection project
Woody and plastic nuts and bolts as furniture ~ Rosemary Anrude at Interiors Birmingham won us over in person
Checkered Droplets in the shower at Morgans Hotel... the mesmerizing upside to the painfully over-tiled bathrooms?
The Penthouse in Morgans Hotel New York City ~ an up close look at our weekend hideaway with gorgeous Empire State Building views... and grey scale cubic cozy modern designs...
Morgans Hotel School of Life inspiration comes in postcards left on your bed... but i couldn't help shooting them all in the snow off the penthouse patio!
Jawbone Era Unboxing ~ this latest headset has an accelerometer allowing for motion magic, and the packaging is eco friendly and nearly unboxes itself! See the video to understand...
House Industries has a great trailer video (music from The Bird and The Bee)
Cire Trudon Stink Bombs ~ up close! Glass vials you smash in case of "emergencies" from the "oldest candle company in the world"
Bowery Hotel NYC ~ a look into the design details of my new home for the week... adorably cozy! and mini Marvis toothpastes even!
Thos. Moser Kinesis Chair and Ottoman, inspired by the Eames, evolved in wood, hand made in Maine.
Servant or snoop in the parking garage? To help absent-minded shoppers searching for 'lost' automobiles, Santa Monica Place installs the nation's first camera-based 'Find Your Car' system.
Vintage Roll N' Pour Jigger, beautiful typoography and packaging on vintage Macallan bottles, dinner in a gorgeous wine cellar, and scattered Watson photographs... inspiration overload - see details!
The Macallan Masters of Photography: Albert Watson launch in NYC. A peek at the launch event, behind the scenes video, and photographs of this delicious new limited edition series.
The Standard Hotels x KAWS collaboration = limited edition set of light bulbs. Here's a close up look at the NY shop display, unboxing, and close ups of how stunning they look!
Chandelier Creative Pop UP Book turns into quite the illustrated penthouse of awesomeville... take a peek at all the details!
Reiko Kaneko's Boat ~ bread basket, fruit basket, up to you! Natural fiber handle and bone china base!
Dyson Digital Slim DC 35 Multi Floor ~ the UNBOXING! This is my favorite dyson yet, like a magical vacuum stick/cordless hand held of sorts... hybrid between dustbuster and vacuum.
A perfect San Diego beach sunset highlights all the curves of the Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG till it glows almost magically.
A midnight look at the new Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG and the cut aways of the engine block. Gorgeous details...
Banksy's storyboards for the Simpsons intro!
Sneak peek at Gallery 1988 Venice's Look Both Ways show opening tomorrow night ~ video game inspired art! That's tetris above...
Mercedes-Benz AMG SLS E-Cell 2011 Calendar ~ sure the car is stunning, but the graphics, printing, and layouts of this calendar are pretty breathtaking as well...
Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa, a peek inside my "room"! Just popped down to Rancho Santa Fe, CA for the weekend, take a look inside my gorgeously spacious california bungalow..
Fashion Monster! Playful photoshoot by Dustin Cohen with illustrations by Eli Neugeboren that will have you peeking over your shoulder for adorable monsters in NYC!
I do stuff that most people don't - shirt! By Jack Jones
Maximo Riera Octopus Chair... that is less chair and more Octothrone! Absolutely stunning piece of functional artwork you must see the details of!
RocStor RocSecure drive ~ beautiful designs, feels great, and with keypads and pass keys to even get your computer to SEE the drive... my data has never felt so insecure.
Urbanears Tanto and Plattan UNBOXing! The packaging is so thoughtfully crafted, it unfolds to surprise you at each step.
Urbanears + Marshall Headphone booth at CES ~ gorgeous! Who can resist ears in glowing boxes... with a rainbow of headphones/earbuds to play with?
Adorable Cargo Cool Traveler Suitcases, Set of 3, and surprisingly cheap too - fiberboard exterior has natural water resistant lacquer finish
West Elm Sutton Sofette ~ a nice little settee that's mod and minimalist
Anthony Lister's FIERCE solo exhibition that first debuted in Miami is coming to LA for one night! See the wonder woman piece too!
Mercedes-Benz Aesthetics No.2 launched at Detroit Auto Show ~ a gorgeous new sculpture exploring interior possibilities inspired by mantas and flowers and more...
Spotted at CES ~ what IS this monolithic black mirrored screen like object on slate shards over at the Sony booth that people just stop and stare at in wonder?
Oakley 3D optics + Macallan 25 (and Ice Ball Machine) + Aria top floor suite views at CES!
Luceplan Hope lamp up close ~ Fascinating to see the packaging and process of putting together this iconic light!
Joby's booth at CES is origami inspired on so many levels. From the gorgeous stop motion video and sculpture by Robert Lang ~ to the gorgeous new Ori iPad stand! See the making of the sculpture too!
Bluelounge launches their new super simple little iPad NEST at CES ~ when not in use, it's simply a little tchotchke tray!
Eton Soulra XL ~ spotted at CES, it's a fun Solar-Powered Sound System for iPod and iPhone
Gaga aside, the Polaroid booth at CES had some surprising design details, from a mirrored tessellations forming a cave like space, to a nice use of black woodiness, and some fun graphics.