at design miami/ basel, audi presented 'traces' an installation, which consisted of 11 'unfinished' pictures by illustrators, artists, designers and photographers.... artificial worlds, with no cars... see what designboom found!
Illustrative designer Zeptonn has just released his new book, Black & White Freedrawings. The book is filled with collaborative drawings, has over 160 illustrations and more than 100 photos of the participants working spaces. Check it out!
ken goldman's Pick Up ring is the perfect piece of jewelry to wear when steppin out in your favorite black suit!sterling silver set with that amazing red fabric that seems to pick up lint and pet hair like magic-great conversation starter.
Tokyo Cut Paper artist Patrick Gannon creates mind blowing, intricate, and fun creatures and myths entirely from cut and torn paper (and some wood). His first series of 5 Gicleé prints are now running wild.
Dear Edi Lamp designed by David Abad, It is a tribute to the father of modern illumination, Thomas Alva Edison. A simple design that just concentrated the light source, the results is pretty impressive.
Hybrid Technologies plans to produce two models of this beauty, an all electric that will have a range of 150-180 miles, and a plug-in hybrid model that will boast a 220 mile per gallon efficiency & over 600hp!
Jeff Miller has designed some beautiful plywood furniture, Little Big Chair and Big Bend Table, for Baleri Italia. There is something special with plywood. The adaptability is endless and if you ask me, Mr Miller is doing the material justice!
Artist Emma Hack, who lives in Australia, creates really gorgeous designs utilizing female models that she successfully blends in with their surroundings. The effect is beautifully crisp, vibrant, living three dimensional wallpaper designs.
Bliss and Philips team up - Deluxe Spa-At-Home Grooming System ~ i picked one up and this cordless wet/dry grooming system with multiple attachments and fun samples ~ works great, perfect for summer...
Toys have come full circle ~ from toys being for kids ~ to toys being for grown ups ~ vinyl toys and characters are being transformed back into plushes for the kids! Here's a fun list of baby friendly stuffed toys for gifting!
Cool lamp from Spanish Merry, Kawamura & Ganjavian. The lamp, Plug On, comes in different formats such as a column or a table top, onto which the electrical accessories can be attached. And don't miss their solar powered laptop charger...
Made from 100% post-consumer plastic utensils (yes, that means dirty plastic knives collected from waste-bins), this 'Waste Not' lamp from BVD Collective highlights just how elegant and inspired recycled design can be.
Tr8Tool.com is a colorful database with Reuters, Bloomberg, ISIN codes and direct links to Financial Calendars of all major stocks. Simple and useful for those who need it, nice to see for those who don't.
This has got to be one of the best looking, if not a little bit morbid, bird houses I have ever seen. Designed by Portland based Esque Studios, this hand blown bird house is just a wonder to look at with its little noose perch.
Norways is the country that has most the Sámi. They also have the coolest looking Sámi Parliament. Designed by Stein Halvorsen and Christian Sundby, the building looks like a mix between a traditional Sámi goahti and a concrete fortress.
Father's Day is coming~ the One and Only Man Can is hilarious, yet useful, if you really have no clue at all what to get him... 15% off orders of $30 or more at Delight, with code: NOTCOTrox (exp 6/20/08)