SONOS Studio LA's Sonic Garden installation by sound and environmental installation artist, Mileece. Plants act as instruments to create harmonic symphonies using bio-electrical signals wired to its leaves which respond to human touch.
Pigro Felice's inflatable seals (both large and small) grabbed our attention at 100% Design London. Great branding, fun name (means lazy happy!), and their Modul'Air modular pool/lounge furniture is enticing.
Honda "Paper" by PES (and making of!) You never know where a dream will lead you. "Dozens of animators and illustrators, thousands of original drawings, and four months of work. Everything in the film is done by hand and shot in camera."
KNIT Collection by Curver just launched at designjunction. It's a collection of useful products, from baskets and bags to pet homes, poufs, and more, which all utilize a method of deep-texture injection to apply a 3D knitted look to plastic.
Formlabs launches the FORM 2 SLA 3D Printer!!! Bigger, better, and smarter with space for bigger prints, a more powerful laser, automatic resin system, sliding peel mechanism, wifi connections, mobile alerts and more!
RESEARCH: Stacking + Totems. Since NOTCOT is where all my inspiration lives, here's the first (ever evolving) NOTlabs Research post as i dive back into the archives and around the internet on things i'm thinking about for experiments/projects!
Domino's AnyWare - Apparently Domino's is overly embracing every tech driven way to connect with them and order pizza as easily as possible... be it emoji text, tweet, smart tv, connected car, smart watch, voice and more...
NASHVILLE, TN is changing SO fast, that as frequently as we pop over there, there's always so much newness! See everything from coffee soda and the new amphitheater to stunning murals, workshop/studios, and more!
Bulls Bay Saltworks - great sea monster/lighthouse icons for the branding of this sustainable, small batch, South Carolina sea salt company by inspiring couple, Rustin and Teresa Gooden. They even have margarita salt.
The 72U Venice Pop Up Park! When is a fence not just a fence, and a mural not just a mural? When they transform into TABLES that open into the park! NOTCOT helped 72U bring this park to life - see the making of and launch party!
The Leatherman Tread in person! This customizable wearable multitool bracelet can do everything from screwdriving to bottle opening, sim card popping, glass breaking, attaching sockets and more! And it's TSA/Disneyland friendly...
émile is a writing machine using the Baudot code. By translating the bauds (/ˈbɔːd/, unit symbol Bd) into moving objects that are being sent over physical tracks, a simple computational process of 5-bit binary information transmission is illustrated.
Exploding Kittens (+ 30 and up NSFW deck) are here! The ridiculously successful Kickstartered card game from The Oatmeal, Elan Lee, and Shane Small has arrived - see the unboxing! (Complete with 'surprise thingie' in the packaging)
FIND YOURSELF OUTSIDE from Avocados and Coconuts for HipCamp. "A short to celebrate the outdoors. No soundtrack. No voice over. Just production sound, sweetened here and there." You'll hear everything differently next time you camp!