A collective of international designers have been brought together to illustrate new functional and aesthetic approaches to body art in the Reset Design Tattoo Collection.
What a cool way for kids, or why not also grownups for that matter, to keep track of their height. Ana Mir's Measuring Plant is that perfect wallpaper decor.
How about having your own horse in the livingroom? Designed by Front for Moooi
Leaning on the frightening/creepy side - there's still something interesting about this hand that is all graphite... a giant pencil lead hand, if you will.
Colorcube: an impressive "toy" that would look great on a designer's desk/shelf/etc... and something fun to play with while visualizing and picking colors... in 3D
Every kid has to go through the sorting box to learn shapes... why wasn't mine as sleek glossy black as this Brio one?
HELMUT the Dragon (makes me think of helmut lang)... but love the design, with the wide stretched arms, not to mention its on sale. I'm very impressed with the Zebra Hall toy collection
Items like this Go Go Racer and Hitch, make me wish i was or had a kid somewhere to play with this with. Gorgeously sleek minimalist design ~ and functional too!
Bamboo Cheese Grater/holder ~ very cute eco friendly design for the bamboo lovers [this one aimed at jermacide]
On holiday shopping, here's some cute packaging ~ C.O.Bigelow Forever Mentha Tin ~ has 12 mini mentha lip shine tubes... freshens breath too
This clean looking "ElectroScoot" is designed by GRO design. You can drive it for about 40-50 km on its lithium battery, and to run it costs only 50 cents for 50km!
Kids today only know the new degrassi - but does anyone else remember the original class of '88? Other than Young Lovers who made a shirt of their yearbook page in their new collection...
Copro-Nason has two new limited edition prints from Lori Earley
Timbuk2 announces their new Canvas Single Speed line of bags
Each room in the Kunst Hotel is different. This one is toon shaded, with a thin black line painted on all the visible edges.
First-person shooter glasses. [Editor's Note: HA! Just incase you feel safest when wandering around a virtual world seeing your gun in front of you... now for the real world too!]
The Skyway is constructed of 1 piece of 3/4" lucite. Perfect as a side table, the skyway can also be pulled up to your sofa to host your favorite drink. by william earle
Anyone who owns a PC knows of the problem with electric cables running everywhere. Richard Shed's design aims to alleviate these tangled problems.
Louise Campbell Veryround Armchair - Veryround is pleased to announce that it doesn't care much about what other chairs look like.' (Louise Campbell)
Takumi Shimamura's wooden briefcase, Bag-Kaku, made in Japanese cedar. Wonderfull craftsmanship.
Normann Copenhagen has 3 different lamp shades in their product line. What's so special about them? You assemble the whole lamp yourself from scratch.
More Tord Boontje! Vases for Moroso.
meet mozzarella. the first of tokidoki's 'moofia'.
How about your own little dragon for your towels? Pluto Produkter has a great series of metal hanger/racks.
The new iPod Nano poster from Apple
Picked up Pleo at a bar in Beverly Hills this week. This guy is supposedly the next big step in consumer robotics ~ they're getting cuter AND more hackable.
In case any other treo users haven't grabbed Google Maps ~ FINALLY live traffic while driving ~ directions, locals businesses, satellite view, etc.
Impressive illustrations on silk ties by Cyberoptix. Mind blowing.
Tom Seymour's Honey Comb lights are simple in design as well as construction. These flat pack lights emit a warm ambient glow. They come in various shapes and sizes.
Mirrored lapel pins from France.
Ron Arad - Three Skin Chair
Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni - Mezzadro Stool
The simplest chair, designed by Ulf Jansson.Via redhousedesign.blogspot.com
Dear Ingo created by Ron Gilad, a beautiful and bizarre pendant lamp.
Also over at the Zune Arts page ~ love Jeremy Fish's Antisocial poster.
TokyoPlastic's latest for Zune ~ CPLuv calls it beautiful ~ which it is ~ but does no one else think its a bit on the phallic side? and whats up with the butt clenching? music by gotan project
"The Rotor Coffee Table is a wonderful combination of minimalism and versatility."
Street smart and safe. These reflective snake skin tyres will make moutainbiking safer at night.
Introducing the half pint glass in a pint glass. It's insulated so your drinks stay hot or cold, depending on what they were in the first place.
Found via the b3ta.com best of the board, It's a Sanitary Owl by the talented Phillip Blackman creator of biro-art.com. Terrible pun well executed.
More skulls: Alexandre Orion creates art using soot.
Via Wooster Collective
the craziest shoe storage system i've seen so far. its like a ferris wheel for your heels.
smush. bush. no. brainer.
Tofer silver egg series, "Glam Metal", custom-made and exclusive to All Purpose.
Sean Yoo Opus Incertum Bookcase
Black Flood - black and white illustration book with a TRAILER that you NEED to see. Breathtakingly gorgeous.