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)
This weekend Euro 2008 kicks off in Austria. Some matches are going to played in Innsbruck. I hope some of the players/spectators take a tour and checks out Zaha Hadid's cool looking cable train stations.
Tram Stop in Alicante by SubArquitectura - This project was taken as an opportunity to give back to the city a space that had been taken from it; transform a roundabout in a public square. Excelent work.
Lorenzo Damiani Mondo Rug - This rug unites the past and present: the continents, made in pure wool, recall the most classical Persian rug, while the sea, contrasting in viscose, has a more modern image.
The ‘Cloud’ Lamp shades are made with recycled paper, they can be flat packed, and sold with a milky white energy saving bulb. Cloud Lamp is a simple and sustainable approach to add magic and intimacy to domestic lighting.