Ekobo mixes ecology and design with their new line of bamboo tableware.
Amazing photographs of Hurricane Ike on Boston.com's The Big Picture.
Kind of silly, but worth mentioning anyway - Thwart Design's Tools for Dying, a tongue-in-cheek variation of DWR's Tools for Living products.
Hello there, pretty little PLAY Mouse. Designed by Hacoa.
Interesting Case Study section on Instil Productions new website that shows how an image comes together.
Stacey Lee Webber, a sculptor/metalsmith artist in Chicago, really knows how to make her money work!
Nacionale is the portfolio of freelance designer/illustrator Doug Alves. Born in Sou Paulo, Brazil.
Nice photographic coverage of the Australian Pavilion at the 2008 Venice Architecture Biennale by Designboom.
More from Ontwerpduo (post 13903) - I love the detail of the wood joint in this aptly named project, Joints.
The WAW coat stand by Michael Bihain, made out of lacquered steel.
Herzog & de Meuron began construction of a 57-story residential luxury tower in New York. Another skyscraper for the Manhattan Skyline. It will also feature an Anish Kapoor sculpture on street level.
If things get a little quieter today ~ it's because toyota is finally opening their Calty Design Studio doors to press... and put me up at the breathtaking Montage Laguna Beach for tonight.
Some really good work from the brazilian Illustrator/Designer Danilo Rinaldini
How to fight a mountain lion and other funny signs to make sure you get along with nature.
Really beautiful. To promote Red Bull’s upcoming F1 race in Singapore, AixSponza Motion Design recreated part of the island nation’s pristine downtown area and staged a virtual high-speed test lap starring Mark Webber...
because you don’t have to be green… to be green…
a solution takes shape in the form of one color...
the green song... the new spot for MTV Switch... created by 180 Amsterdam...
Gotta love dutch architects with their radical proposals. This is the House Baetens, designed by JagerJanssen architecten.
Colorstrology (from PANTONE) formatted for the iPhone. You get a color to go with your horoscope! Kinda scary how accurate they are...
California architect Greg Lynn won a Golden Lion for best Installation Project at the Vienna Architecture Bienalle last weekend for his recycled toy furniture.
"Just a moment" clock by FLUKE. Hours, Minutes, and Seconds each have their own hand and their own space...
Kloe is a chair/couch that works as well indoors as outdoors. Designed by Marco for Desalto, Kleo has a lacquered gloss (nylon) or matt (polyethylene) surface.
Fashion Week Photo Diary: Team Lorick - A really fun behind the scenes look of ideas, prop pick up, building sets, and shooting!
Check out this awesome invention. The old-school Atari game made into a fully-functional LED coffee table. Awesome!!
Furi Ozitech Diamond Fingers Pro Knife Sharpener - intriguing design, and who can resist a name like "diamond fingers" ?
MinimalSite.com ~ a roundup of minimal site designs daily!
MOD proposal for the shop house in Singapore... The facade as connector
Cool translucent porcelain eggshell candles from Revisions Design Studio.
the wave desk by ricardo garza marcos has a sculptural feel to it, the surface breaks into wave like strips giving it a fragile and lightweight appearance
Action using creative role of butcher to disclose a safari park.
Creative Food Sculptures
Hold Up ~ street art seen in lisbon
Ack! Too cute! The Lampe Girafe.
Beautiful, quiet photography by Nilgün Kara. I'm reminded of Michael Kenna's work.
Comedy video about a boy turning into a sheep. The film was put onto VHS then re-digitized to give it an authentic 1982 look.
Marbelous, the playful marble woody desk by Ontwerpduo
Pascal Bardel's Yu Chair, cast from white polyethylene.
Kengo Kuma's design for Next-Gene 20 - a residential development on the north-eastern coast of Taiwan. Other notable architects involved in the project are Graft, MVRDV, and Toshiko Mori.
Los Logos 4 ~ the ultimate in logo bibles from gestalten is here!
Interesting Treehouse Kit from Guy Ben-Ner.
Stockholm Design Lab's battery for the Japanese company Askul - the prettiest little battery you ever did see.
Part 3/3 of the Maison et Objet SIMPLE micro-exhibitions is Slow Tech - "Less speed for better living. Soft, fluid technologies revisit naturalness and a simplified life philosophy."
Antec's new Skeleton Case ~ is pretty much as barebones as you can get! And gorgeous design as well...
The Fun Fam Table Manners set gives parents a means of teaching their kids about proper eating etiquette (I could use one of these).
Part 2/3 of the Maison et Objet SIMPLE micro-exhibitions is Les Metropuriatins, housed in what felt like a secret military tent filled with camo... here are all kinds of metro/urban designs showcased
Federico Weber' s Electrolux Cooking Tiles.
WiTricity enabled modular cooking system.
Project done for the Electrolux Design lab competition 2008.
Part 1/3 of the Maison et Objet SIMPLE micro-exhibitions is Farmlife, showcasing some of the best rural inspired/fitting designs in a grassing/garden/farmhouse setting