Wants for Sale - Christine and Justin paint paintings of things they want and sell them for the cost of the real item. Really its like a gift registry, with a painting receipt.
I used to despise A Wizard of Earthsea as a kid b/c of the terrible cover... however i do love this 1973 hardback with cover illustration by David Smee
inspiring article of a designer/artist couple who moved to NY and turned a sketchy warehouse space into a gorgeous loft home.
I just LOVE these old ads... Plan 59 - The Museum (and gift shop) of Mid-Century Illustrations
JUSTIN VISNESKY photography: sometimes you just know.
Haha - upside down unicode on oO's Eclectic
Instructables, Popular Science, and TreeHugger "Go Green!'' Contest - their image for the contest is too cute!
Essenze - new zealand inspired design - has a gorgeous signature rocking chair by david haig
Last Soviet Union president Mikhail Gorbachev as a new model for Louis Vuitton by Annie Leibovitz
harlem-13-gigapixels.com/ the largest known stitched panorama. By Gerard Maynard.2045 stitched photos representing the neighborhood from a rooftop at 7th Avenue and 110th Street.
A great animationby Gal Shkedi created for a graduation project. The animation is to the Tom Waits and Kathleen Brennan song, 'Starving in the belly of a whale'.
I-Path creative director, and illustrator, Bigfoot shows new work.
It's official! It's NotCouture launch week, and we kick it off with a 25% off discount at Standard Style. Stay tuned for more goodies coming your way this week!
Furnitosis - its what happens when a bad chair gets to you - see this and other symptoms solved. Interesting campaign by Steelcase.
Make your own wind turbine, much like the Graeme Attey version featured in Australia & NOTCOT.
A place where music feels at home. Print ad campaign for Konzerthaus Dortmund - philharmonic.
Love the new transparent colorway of Italian retro sunglass brand Super!
Fantastic new project by Levis and Japanese Medicom Toys company to be released in August. A special pair 0f 501 jeans with reflective features and a matching bearbrick toy. Super excited about this!
Google News Cushions. The top headlines from 2003, 2005 and 2006 Google searches printed on hand signed cushions. Designed by Elodie Blanchard.
Meet the new Dutch Designed Spyker C12 Zagato, 12 cylinder of raw dutch power and design.
Live forever tiny polaroid necklace! turn any picture into a polaroid accessory at the online shop www.helplessromantic.co.uk !
The Invisible City - Superb urban sculpture in Wellington by artist Anton Parsons. Two steel slates covered with a braille message. Check out a close up at http://www.flickr.com/photos/
The user experience of opening seagate's free agent is incredibly friendly and helpful both visually and textually. Think ikea meets apple or something?
Food-designing food. Marti Guixe has 10 years of food design... including this pie graphic which indicates the ingredients of the cake in percentages.
AcoolWORLD - is apparently the network for ultra-high-net-worth individuals.
Portfolio has some great infographics - example: the interactive one above showing CEO to Employee salary ratios over the years...
Glaser Designs - beyond being gorgeous, classic, handmade in san francisco... you must see the organization wonder that is their Insiders line of modular components for laptops, wine, files, etc.
Sketchpet by Maginwulf is a very different take on the notebook. I love the shape and the rubber closure
The National Aquatics Centre, or "Watercube" which will be the venue for aquatic events in the 29th Olympic Games in Beijing by PTW
Bridge, by Michael Cross, for London Design Festival, is a series of steps that rise out of the water as you walk across them, as if walking on water.
Stunning photos of the new 911 GT2. The most powerful street legal 911 ever.
Think the Beatles "Love" album was great? That was nothing. Here is "Pepper" Mashed with everyone from The Beatles themselves to The Clash. Get it while its hot... literally.
The Fostex GY-1 missile-shaped speaker is designed to produce 360-degree sound from iPods and other media players.
Beautiful "Weighted Sphere Vase" for that one flower that you keep next to your monitor on your desk.
For those who don't need the corkscrew... check out fred's other bottle opener - Luckey
Also from Fred & Friends... Bottle-Biner! corkscrew and bottle opener have never been handier.
Fred's glow in the dark skeleton key caps... i need the white one.
Rumored Samsung/Armani phone. Will it look like this?
Nice idea by Gmail team. Some creativity of the user for the final collaborative video? [Editor's Note: you can make your own video of the GMail's travels and add it on!]
Stila's summer eye shadow trios in Acapulco reminds me a bit of Buddhist Mandala sand paintings - see the close up scans.
Now is an infinitely customizable wardrobe.
Each strip can be dimensioned and coloured differently.
SWOON, a delicious eye candy, based in NYC. STREET ART for the world !!!
Interiors for new BBDO Chile offices by chilean OWAR Arquitectos.
With all the talk about damien hirst diamond skull... check out Christoph Steinmeyer Disco Inferno back in 2004
What says love like a pure chocolate heart? This and others at the Chocolate exhibition at the new 21_21 Design Sight space in Tokyo
27+20 was commissioned to add their designs for Wedding Essentials fashion spread.