4Moms Origami self folding robotic stroller
Usona's Moheli Wooden Chair with a drawer - living in New York City, I need storage wherever I can get it.
SCACCO MATTO! (aka~checkmate)
a playful suggestion on food-design...
this and more ideas in the website...
Gorgeous minimal packaging for Southern Alps lets the dried fruit sell itself.
Nice packaging on this Max Longin Float Bed
The Krenit bowl and Salad set was designed in 1953 by the Danish engineer Herbert Krenchel. For decades it has been a collector’s item, but is now back in production by Normann Copenhagen.
Spence Harris Hogan have rebranded a few of the UK's McDonald's restaurants with very sleek and modern interiors. I wish US McDonald's could get a face lift.
Back Side Flip 360° by O-S Architectes - cardboard boxes with a golden lining - temporary installation at Hotel Saint-Côme in Montpellier, as part of the Festival des Architectures Vives 08.
melli ink editions - cramer + cramer, geneva - september 19 – november 7, 2008 - Glass emulating bone, in these incredible glass skeletal sculptures
The Plamp by moomoo architects. The lamp doesn't have a traditional bulb, using several dozen meters of light tubing as both the shade and the light source instead.
Nice ads from the ad agency JWT India and art director Jeff Emmanuel. Visuals are great, art is fantastic, and the fire animals are just awesome.
Interesting album design by Turner Duckworth for Metallica's Death Magnetic album. Follow the link for an interview with TD about the design process.
Check this out... it's a site that uses rudimentary graphics controls to let you create amazing symmetrical designs.
I don't love the look of this watch so much as the idea - a diamond digital watch by collaborators Gourmet and Christian Tse. I like how the digital display appears through the white diamonds.
Beautifully detailed furniture by Christian Vivanco - all sides are carefully considered and the back is often as nice as the front.
La mosca is a great graphic design studio from barcelona, doing an excellent infografic work for La Vanguardia
AAARRR!!! Studios Classic Pirate Dice Game. Re-released today.
Sweet little Babushka lights by Mathmos.
Designboom's coverage of the Chilean pavilion at the Venice Biennale - I love the jellyfish-like pedestals, and the idea behind fetishising architecture in tourist trinkets.
I love the playfulness of these jewelry pieces by jacob lewis
Happy Talk Like A Pirate Day ~ now you can even have your google language of choice be... PIRATE!
To show their work to clients, Sydney creative collective Happy Soldiers had a bit of fun on stage with a human website.
Microsoft Ads: Bug or Feature ~ nice article at Portfolio ~ was it viral attention grabbing genius? or a huge failure? Must say i hated the seinfeld ads, love the new "i'm a pc" spot...
Imagine the Peugeot in the worldwide megalopolis of tomorrow. Here are the finalists of the Peugeot Design Contest 2008
Great on-street bike parking continuing to grow in Portland, Oregon.
I love the Japanese design of Stoneware's sugar container. I just picked up one for myself, a beautiful example of how design can be traditional and contemporary at the same time.
Are you ready for International Talk Like a Pirate Day? RedBubble has a ton of art for you yellow-bellied sapsuckers - and a boatload of contemporary art too.
Congrats to our friends at Cool Hunting on their NYT Slideshow (go to the main article to see picks from Design*Sponge, MocoLoco, Apt Therapy, Un-Beige and more!)
The only thing i love more then these Brogden Leather jackets, are the images that UNICA shot of them !
Mars is launching the new spot to promote its Mars Planet chocolates with a robot-inspired animated TV ad...
Think twice next time before you take a bite into that yummy, fleshy meal. Remember these "mystery meat" macro photographs. GROSS!
California leads the way in the U.S. with it's very own High-Speed Rail.
Vitamin Living expanded on the I.V. Plant Pot ~ with the Bio Logic Collection ~ "Smart Ideas for Plants" ~ see the full line of brilliantly functional and well designed new homes for your indoor plants.
Fun portfolio of Schtock
Durham University in the UK - "interactive multi-touch desk" is a major part of the SynergyNet framework, an interactive classroom environment based on a gaming engine called jMonkey.
We really are kids of the digital age through and through ~ love this image by italian design group, Volk
Dangerous Curves: Mastering Logotype Design by Donald Young ~ Take a peek inside, this book looks beautifully inspiring!
Parking Day LA is tomorrow! (sept 19) ~ here's a map of some parking spots that are becoming parkified...
Update ~ added the time lapsed video of Toyota Project Chief Designer, Ian Cartabiano, sketching the Venza on Paper! Fun contrast to the sketch demo in photoshop.
DWR Tools for Living ~ love the invite that came in the mail.... black (and one red) iconic + simply silhouettes on cardboard... see the full scan!
Beautiful mid-century inspired cabinets for vinyl junkies. Offers multiple configurations for just LPs, or a mix of singles, CDs, etc.
Animation clip for Kap10Kurt. Tells the story about a super-hero in a world without music. Good 80's references.
Griffin's Clarifi iPhone case has a close up lens you can easy slide on and off! Apparently ideal for things like business cards?
The Ladurée Bar : the french House of macaroons deals with ancestral and futurist design for that new trendy place.
KITT got jacked. An infinite resource of cutting edge technology and he's still missing.
Great colored pencil and ink work from self-taught Melbourne artist Scarlett Cat.