I've seen the container concept before and personally think its agreat idea(a container costs about 400€ used and there are tons unclaimed). Here is a group that is prefabbing the conception on a new level.
Hank The Bottle sings "I'll Be Back" ~ cute animated video - Dutch agency These Days along with Sheffield based animation house Finger Industries have produced this heart warming viral for Friends of Glass.
Fun FIN series of shelving from Habitat - Ultra-thin, strong lacquered shelving units, CD/DVD storage and coffee table. Made from particleboard dividers and innovative Elubond panels, which are sandwiches of plastic and aluminium.
The sweetheart porcelain tea pot by Christian Ghion synthesizes his organic world with its voluptuous curves. With the capacity to hold up to 750 ml, the sweetheart is sure to help make your cup of tea more cozy.
Sylvain Willenz's lamps Torch recalls the archetypal lines of a common torch, mixes it with the image of a car headlight. Molded plastic, with a diamond-shaped textured sheet polycarbonate diffuser. Produced by Established & Sons.
Masimilano Fuksas' Cave Painting Museum entrance - no more than an entrance to a museum, emerges from the cave to the valley below. It is sympathetic enough to its context in form, material, to both conceal and reveal itself.
IKEA catalogues from 1963... Ikea - design and identity - is a personal depiction of faces and ideas behind Sweden's most famous products. In addition to a detailed historical overview with lots of classic designers!
The Swiss designer Olivier Sottas presented at this year´s DMY Festival in Berlin ‘Plié’, a series of floor lamps. The lamps are composed of a paper lampshade, which gets its structure and stability from the artful folding...
The Guggenheim Museum and Google's SketchUp and Virtual Earth has a new design competition. You create a shelter design with Google SketchUp, choose where on earth it is to go on Google Earth and you're entered. Learn all about it here.
Seductive Espionage: The World of Yuki 7 ~ Take a peek into the upcoming book from Fleet Street Scandal ~ Kevin Dart has joined up with his friends to flesh out this incredible persona. (+ i'm the quote on the back cover!!!)
To promote their latest collection of Karen Walker colored house paints for Resene, Gidon Bing built mini mid century architectural models and Katie Lockhart styled them. Great way to show the color collections.