By way of NotCouture - Phaidon's Sample: 100 Designers, 010 Curators, Cuttings from Contemporary Fashion
Going through NOTCOT archives for NotCouture ~ just rediscovered these gorgeous necklace vials by Izik Levy that hold the fresh flower of your choice.
Latest from Imaginary Foundation: Think Globally, Act Locally.
Ineke Hans' exclusive Credit Card Cutlery designed for the Cooper Hewitt Museum Store.
Auton Pop-Up TV-Liquor Cabinet
Charlie Mewshaw's SaucerNauts - so cute.
Reactees: Text Message my shirt (yes, that's me)... or make your own for 20$ with the keyword and response of your choice... imagine the possibilities.
The Mushroom Forest Table Series is a new table design concept from Bay Area Designer Thomas Wold. Too cute, perfect for playful waiting spaces or elementary schools?
NOTCouture ~ soft launching... fashion/beauty/etc ... take a peek? help us out? its been like our secret closet for the last week or so!
Palm Foleo - the latest drool worthy designer gadget to lust after...
Mmmm silicon sugar substitute... for all your lopsided table needs, by NYTO
CD player (2007) yong jieyu + ama - A 2 day workshop with Joris Laarman - such a beautiful design concept
Cow in a Box toy of my childhood... i tracked some down and dissected one to indulge my curiosity... curious how they get the moo in there? Pics and Vids.
Questions - "Don't Ask Questions to my Answers" - painful to navigate, but pretty to look at works of Savas Ozay
Oh the things you can do with bricks... Brick: the exhibition in rotterdam
Reeves Design... beyond the bed in 4482, i love the mixes of teak & porcelain, dovetailing & shelving, cabriole legs & rattan
Reeves Design Louis Four Poster Bed - i've been lusting for this contemporary baroque mash up since ICFF
Gorgeous new linear ad for the Audi A5 by London's The Mill
Soap Leaves: the process in which soap resin mixed according to a secret Thai formula is hand poured over a dried and cured lattice-like frame of real mango tree leaves to form individual soaps
If LA had a london style underground... here's my side of town. by the transit coalition
How many locks before your bike is secure? Fun image of bike lock art by random dude.
Twist sponges - are a unique and more green conscious sponge line... that even has a cut+build bird feeder on the interior of their packaging.
Hands on review of Reyka Vodka - pics, videos, the works... i think its my new favorite, and its made from glacial water and it's the first vodka distilled and bottled in Iceland and completely eco friendly.
Wii got hands on with the Wii Strap Ons... the Sports Pack and the Combat Pack, you won't believe how funny these are ~ from materials to logo to design details.
Broker's Gin - its the gin with the bowler hat! (how very Magritte?)
Coke buys Glaceau (makers of Vitamin Water, Smart Water, etc) ~ 4.1 Billion
Marc Owen's The Da Vinci Alarm Clock works on a very basic system. The Dot Matrix display will always show either Sleep or Awake.
The beetle shelf system by Amaridian at ICFF
Diesel's New Art 2007 Competition - win 10000 euros
The Break Up - video of the relationship between *advertiser and *consumer.... brilliantly hilarious.
Lo-Fi Saint Louis has a great video showing what went down at the Star Clipper Comics sponsored Munny Art show
SPUTTR - its so cliche web 2.0 (logo, styling, r-naming, colors, tapping in to every other web 2.0 searchable site) - i actually laughed, and thought it was a joke.
Where's My Jetpack? Love this book cover... not to mention the concept "A Guide to the Amazing Science Fiction Future that Never Arrived"
Skirball's Noah's Ark Exhibit opens end of June... 5 years in the making and filling 8,000 sq ft ~ this is going to be part of their permanent collection not to be missed!
The Danish were well represented at ICFF - check out the sheep, neckladle, light plumbing and more...
Czech design studio Qubus had an incredible series of perception twisting porcelain and glass pieces on display at ICFF.
Nick Tretiak's Cork Lounge Chair was one of my favorite pieces from ICFF - check out the ottoman!
Looks like Lucky Drink Co is bringing their green Buddha Bottled Beer to NYC.
Droog Starters Box - everything you need to get going in style.... ultimate housewarming gift? or for a high school grad for heading to college?
Swing is a great wine glass design from Gum Design - to help that swirling become an even more playful action.
I'm craving Nation Geographic ADVENTURE PAPER - stick it through your inkjet, and it is water and tear proof!
Gaia & Gino + Yves Behar + CCA students + Dogs = Gino the Dog line of luxury canine products unlike any other you've seen.
Eco friendly glow in the dark plastic lawn furniture from Douglas Homer - After Glow.
DESIGN BLOGFEST PICS! wish you were there... and if you were, thanks for coming!
Apparently SSD's Childhood Memories comprised of bugs and spinning tops ~ not much unlike myself.
Hydrodynamic Building Set - much better than those marble rolling tracks, etc... also shade elaine thinks we should hook one up to water plants