Until the advent of the computer, drawing was a universal tool for communicating architectural concepts. Architect (and talented drawer) Luigi Rosselli shares his thoughts on the importance of drawing to today’s architects.

Until the advent of the computer, drawing was a universal tool for communicating architectural concepts. Architect (and talented drawer) Luigi Rosselli shares his thoughts on the importance of drawing to today’s architects.

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Everpurse is a clutch that lets you charge your iPhone on the go without any wires

Everpurse is a clutch that lets you charge your iPhone on the go without any wires

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Chico Santos has devoted much of his time in making miniatures of thousands of houses and buildings. They are made by hand in acrylic resin and together make up the installation called "Invasion.

Chico Santos has devoted much of his time in making miniatures of thousands of houses and buildings. They are made by hand in acrylic resin and together make up the installation called "Invasion.

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Titanium Escape Ring - a saw and handcuff shim pick combination tool hidden inside!

Titanium Escape Ring - a saw and handcuff shim pick combination tool hidden inside!

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This week’s roundup from NotVentures includes glacial views, fermenting food on the road, dune stamping and more.

FEATUREDThis week’s roundup from NotVentures includes glacial views, fermenting food on the road, dune stamping and more.

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AÃRK Collective is a new watch company based in Melbourne, Australia who is trying to redefine the way we see time.

AÃRK Collective is a new watch company based in Melbourne, Australia who is trying to redefine the way we see time.

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To get into Jules Speakeasy it would require hunting down a tiny taqueria on the streets of Mexico City, entering a cold storage refrigerator where stairs lead down to the stud encrusted dungeon.

To get into Jules Speakeasy it would require hunting down a tiny taqueria on the streets of Mexico City, entering a cold storage refrigerator where stairs lead down to the stud encrusted dungeon.

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Kristalia's award winning Elephant Chair has gone rocking under the hands of German designers Paster, and Geldmacher.

Kristalia's award winning Elephant Chair has gone rocking under the hands of German designers Paster, and Geldmacher.

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Beautiful winning proposal for the  Lascaux Cave Painting Centre by Snøhetta, Duncan Lewis and Casson Mann.

Beautiful winning proposal for the Lascaux Cave Painting Centre by Snøhetta, Duncan Lewis and Casson Mann.

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Playful illustrations from Kendrick Kidd.

Playful illustrations from Kendrick Kidd.

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Brainstorming room at Sid Lee’s office in Montreal. The oversized door frame is a clear indication that anyone passing through the door is about to enter a some kind of fantasy world. The room, although small, is versatile, stimulating and of course, quite far-out.

Brainstorming room at Sid Lee’s office in Montreal. The oversized door frame is a clear indication that anyone passing through the door is about to enter a some kind of fantasy world. The room, although small, is versatile, stimulating and of course, quite far-out.

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The Het Arresthuis jail in Roermond, the Netherlands has been reborn as a hotel through Dutch hotel group Van der Valk.

The Het Arresthuis jail in Roermond, the Netherlands has been reborn as a hotel through Dutch hotel group Van der Valk.

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Birdy is half a bird and half a hanger. When you attach her to your mirror the magic happens- she spreads her wings and becomes an elegant hanger.

Birdy is half a bird and half a hanger. When you attach her to your mirror the magic happens- she spreads her wings and becomes an elegant hanger.

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Andrew Spitz, Ruben van der Vleuten and Markus Schmeiduch's Blind Maps, a conceptual  handheld interactive smart phone maps accessory created as part of a 36 hour project for the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design.

VIDEOAndrew Spitz, Ruben van der Vleuten and Markus Schmeiduch's Blind Maps, a conceptual handheld interactive smart phone maps accessory created as part of a 36 hour project for the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design.

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Tobias Klein and design studio Ordinary's The Invisible Human grows a human body by crowing crystals on a template made from an MRI scan. Visitors can change the temperature and influence growth.

Tobias Klein and design studio Ordinary's The Invisible Human grows a human body by crowing crystals on a template made from an MRI scan. Visitors can change the temperature and influence growth.

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'Gaia' chair by the Chilean designer Pablo Llanquin.

'Gaia' chair by the Chilean designer Pablo Llanquin.

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Researchers have successfully transplanted an eyeball onto a blind tadpole's spine that confers some degree of vision.

Researchers have successfully transplanted an eyeball onto a blind tadpole's spine that confers some degree of vision.

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Inspired by the traditional wooden clothes peg, Jpeg's are  a set of coat hooks with handy pegs.

Inspired by the traditional wooden clothes peg, Jpeg's are a set of coat hooks with handy pegs.

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4D printing? This self-folding strand is the latest project from the Self-Assembly Lab at MIT.

VIDEO4D printing? This self-folding strand is the latest project from the Self-Assembly Lab at MIT.

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Skull Brain Porcelain by Emilio Garcia x K.Olin tribu .

Skull Brain Porcelain by Emilio Garcia x K.Olin tribu .

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Hironaka Ogawa's Forest Chapel, a wedding chapel in Gunma, Japan.

Hironaka Ogawa's Forest Chapel, a wedding chapel in Gunma, Japan.

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The NYTimes takes a look into the surprising world of owls.

The NYTimes takes a look into the surprising world of owls.

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A look inside the Dyson Digital Motor Superfactory.

A look inside the Dyson Digital Motor Superfactory.

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Brooklyn Cruiser x Museum of Modern Art collaborate to create the MOMA bike.

Brooklyn Cruiser x Museum of Modern Art collaborate to create the MOMA bike.

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Seb Lester on BlackLetter, which was used throughout Europe from about 1150 until the end of the 17th century.

VIDEOSeb Lester on BlackLetter, which was used throughout Europe from about 1150 until the end of the 17th century.

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David Schwen's Pantone food pairings.

David Schwen's Pantone food pairings.

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The Paper Cinema's charmingly illustrated tale of the Odyssey.

VIDEOThe Paper Cinema's charmingly illustrated tale of the Odyssey.

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Simple is hard to achieve. Yet, Manifiesto Futura does it perfectly with their new Taquería Canalla as they created the taco shop's branding, identity, interiors, and even chose the name.

Simple is hard to achieve. Yet, Manifiesto Futura does it perfectly with their new Taquería Canalla as they created the taco shop's branding, identity, interiors, and even chose the name.

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Marzipan Robins by pastry artist Rebecca Russell

Marzipan Robins by pastry artist Rebecca Russell

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Piano notes visualized by Cymascope, music made visible.

Piano notes visualized by Cymascope, music made visible.

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'Full Moon' lamp by the French designer Cédric Ragot for Roche-Bobois.

'Full Moon' lamp by the French designer Cédric Ragot for Roche-Bobois.

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The Glass House by Nico van der Meulen Architects in Johannesburg.

The Glass House by Nico van der Meulen Architects in Johannesburg.

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This Joinery Poster from Brighton Exchange featuring technical drawings illustrating how mortise and tenons, dovetails, half-laps and dozens more traditional woodworking joints go together.

This Joinery Poster from Brighton Exchange featuring technical drawings illustrating how mortise and tenons, dovetails, half-laps and dozens more traditional woodworking joints go together.

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The Macallan and Oakley team up for The Flask - hardcore Oakley flask on the outside, The Macallan’s first-ever, single cask All American Sherry Oak Scotch Whisky on the inside. And amazing video with fun cars of them testing it.

FEATUREDThe Macallan and Oakley team up for The Flask - hardcore Oakley flask on the outside, The Macallan’s first-ever, single cask All American Sherry Oak Scotch Whisky on the inside. And amazing video with fun cars of them testing it.

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Unique Birdhouse by Studio Shruthi

Unique Birdhouse by Studio Shruthi

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Incredible photos from under New York City's Grand Central by the MTA as they work on the East Side Access project.

Incredible photos from under New York City's Grand Central by the MTA as they work on the East Side Access project.

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Vipp's new VIPP274 Broom and Dustpan!

Vipp's new VIPP274 Broom and Dustpan!

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Christoph Niemann's adorable interactive iPad picture book, Petting Zoo.

Christoph Niemann's adorable interactive iPad picture book, Petting Zoo.

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How to get a playful object more expressive?
"Toups", a spinning tops serie made by the french designer Catherine Stolarski.

How to get a playful object more expressive?
"Toups", a spinning tops serie made by the french designer Catherine Stolarski.

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MCM's Interiors for My Fluffy Friends pet shop in Vancouver.

MCM's Interiors for My Fluffy Friends pet shop in Vancouver.

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“A Million Times” is a new project by humans since 1982, a large scale version of their previous project featured in #51115.

VIDEO“A Million Times” is a new project by humans since 1982, a large scale version of their previous project featured in #51115.

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The Strike Matchbox by Shane Schneck.

The Strike Matchbox by Shane Schneck.

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Delugan Meissl Architects's Festival Hall of the Tiroler Festspiele, Erl.

Delugan Meissl Architects's Festival Hall of the Tiroler Festspiele, Erl.

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Dan Hoopert re-created the alphabet with virtual wire, showing an otherwise simple serif typeface in a complex and intricate way.

Dan Hoopert re-created the alphabet with virtual wire, showing an otherwise simple serif typeface in a complex and intricate way.

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Filament Mind is a human information-driven installation designed to visualize the collective curiosities and questions of Teton County Library visitors.

Filament Mind is a human information-driven installation designed to visualize the collective curiosities and questions of Teton County Library visitors.

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This week’s roundup from Tasteologie and Liqurious includes macarons with bacon, dried pineapple flowers, translucent cocktails and more.

FEATUREDThis week’s roundup from Tasteologie and Liqurious includes macarons with bacon, dried pineapple flowers, translucent cocktails and more.

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Fragile Territories is a laser and sound installation by Robert Henke in Nantes. It illuminates a 30 meter wide wall with four fast moving laser beams.

VIDEOFragile Territories is a laser and sound installation by Robert Henke in Nantes. It illuminates a 30 meter wide wall with four fast moving laser beams.

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It's all about the details - matte black seat belt buckle, truck tarp linings, waterproof zippers... A close up look at the Chrome Bags' Lieutenant Rolltop Messenger Bag, Niko Camera Pack, and Women’s Storm Pasha Jacket.

FEATUREDIt's all about the details - matte black seat belt buckle, truck tarp linings, waterproof zippers... A close up look at the Chrome Bags' Lieutenant Rolltop Messenger Bag, Niko Camera Pack, and Women’s Storm Pasha Jacket.

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