Great article over at the NY Observer on Tyler Brule and the understated launch of Monocle... and the question of whether americans understand what the "cultured europeans" already do...
Beautiful photos for Lille Boutique, a Portland Oregon based lingerie store shot on location in the Ace Hotel Portland with model Brittany McDonald... images are unedited and uncorrected.
nice pics from abbey drucker, an NYC based photographer, real sexy, real fun!
Justina Bailey is a graphic designer based in London, her illustrations has a hybrid mix of innovation with an old skool flava- the "Hood" illustrations are definitely interesting.
Another art/rapid protoyping project. Geoffrey Mann takes the outline of a bird landing, and extrudes it into these amazing sculptures
BANKSY has finally broken his silence about the recent spate of third-party shows of his artwork, including the current "Banksy vs. Warhol" exhibit?
New Rabbids Video! Rabbids invade the gaming convention at Leipzig
Andrew Bell (the Creatures in my Head) just released his 'Black Lotus' vinyl figure and matching limited edition skateboard deck.
Wish pillow seems kind of inviting right now too ~
At the W store: Tateossian Sexuality Cufflinks - Phrases include: Desperate, Adulterous, Divorced, Married, Available, Swinger, Curious and many others.
Steampunk lightsabre. How rad is that?
A3 bag from Russian designer Tim Pokrichuk.
Jeff Herron is an architectural and design photographer based in South Florida.
Sakuran is the directorial debut of famous Japanese photographer Mika Ninagawa. Think Memoirs of a Geisha meets Tokyo Fruits.
I used to love making tiny origami - it kind of blows my mind that over at finger magic they are actually folding these out of mini sheets of silver!
Sweaty Sightseeing - the best workout you can get while blasting past some great street art, vandalism, doors to hell... and more on these 5k runs daily during Århus festuge
The boys of Penny Arcade bring us PHOTOSHOP HERO! You know you'd rule that game...
new york illustrator stephen savage designed these supercute lunch bags for Built NY just in time for school to start!
Video of the V_Bot, a 3-in-1 radio controlled car, dancing robot and MP3 speaker from RC2.
Interiors for a law bureau, by chileans Tidy Arquitectos.
The Envelope Collective is an ongoing collaborative experiment in art that uses the transportation of mail as a medium.
A girl and her tuba: MySpace films promote Elle Macpherson's lingerie line [Editor's Note: The drummer, saucer, and bomb ones are my fav]
Very elegant work on typography and the beautiful photography of Gili Chen. Soundtrack by Imogen Heap!
cocotte for the berlin show from 20th_sept to 4th _nov
CNC Milled Halftone Pattern Panels.
Marc Ecko is promoting his roots and graffiti with digital citylights.
A painting by Sketch Holiday the cover artist for the new book Switch Foot - a celebration of pre-professional surfing
Lee Broom’s Neo Neon range includes the Electric Louis, a bright update on a classic design.
Flex combines a desktop workspace with the possibility to store your CD's in the top part of the maple wall console. Design by Lorenzo Damiani
Camilla Engman was invited to decorate a pair of (RED) Converse Shoes.
"finessed but never fussy" is the very apropos way jeremy pyles, of new york's niche design, describes his elegantly minimal handblown glass lighting.
Cowboy hard-hat. -Probably not-so new, but deliciously ironic* http://www.tiny.cc/cowboy
Oakley founder Jim Jannard is about to change digital cinema with his low-priced RED-camera. Indie film makers 'll love it...
Spencer Tunick + Greenpeace...
In order to raise awareness for global warming
Fuel For Life new fragance by Diesel
Mari Santos does some seriously impressive tshirt surgeries... From giant tee to sexy dresses and tops.
A Dozen Pencils by Yuta Watanabe. 12 deconstructions and reconstructions of the humble writing instrument.
The Arrival by Shaun Tan is a picture book written entirely without words. I love the illustration style, and their use as rich sepia-toned pictograms.
Dolce & Gabbana Metal Corset Belt ~ with laceup back, padlock, key, chain... the works.
I just noticed the background of "Next Nature" is all Corporate Animals.... also check out the "Bisected Brontosaurus in a Water-filled Case" a la Damien Hirst's "Natural History" series
The new Roomba's seem all the rage today ~ with their new 500 series offering the "most efficient room-to-room cleaning"
Loving the animals in Shag's "The Immoderates" - especially "The Faux Pas" (a piece of it seen above)
Murano House makes drains for your sink with watch faces! Now you can see exactly how late you are running! They also make amazing stone, marble and glass drains for sinks and showers.
Pocket Shots - exactly what they sound like... single serving shots on the go... oh the packaging design opportunities here!
There's something kind of mesmerizing about these Lilo & Stitch inspired pin-up like sketches of Chris Sanders - or did these inspire the film? (He directed Lilo & Stitch - read his awesome bio)
fashion trends + interior decor + repTile! ceramic tiles in snake, croc and lizard skin patterns, from turkish industrial designer can yalman for canakkale seramik.