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Soap Leaves: the process in which soap resin mixed according to a secret Thai formula is hand poured over a dried and cured lattice-like frame of real mango tree leaves to form individual soaps *NOTCOT

Soap Leaves: the process in which soap resin mixed according to a secret Thai formula is hand poured over a dried and cured lattice-like frame of real mango tree leaves to form individual soaps

#4472
The new Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision *ozum

The new Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision

#4471
Beautiful work, and nice pictures by Jean Yves Lemoigne. *fubiz

Beautiful work, and nice pictures by Jean Yves Lemoigne.

#4470
Arthur & Gordon lamps by Petri Nojonen  *coco

Arthur & Gordon lamps by Petri Nojonen

#4469
This revolutionary power outlet system by Eubiq allows you practically add, remove, reposition power outlets anywhere. So no more messy cable and say bye bye to our old powerboard. *kadoking

This revolutionary power outlet system by Eubiq allows you practically add, remove, reposition power outlets anywhere. So no more messy cable and say bye bye to our old powerboard.

#4467
The Shift present  "UNLOCKED", a collective of twelve artists from Trentino Alto Adige for the first time in Second Life. The event inside the event will be the first "mirror-installation" ever realized in Second Life. *81m80

The Shift present "UNLOCKED", a collective of twelve artists from Trentino Alto Adige for the first time in Second Life. The event inside the event will be the first "mirror-installation" ever realized in Second Life.

#4466
SURU Droid is a limited edition Vinyl Toy created by Nathan Cabrera. SURU Droid is only available exclusively at SURU-LA. Regular Edition run of 70 pcs. *stuartwitts

SURU Droid is a limited edition Vinyl Toy created by Nathan Cabrera. SURU Droid is only available exclusively at SURU-LA. Regular Edition run of 70 pcs.

#4465
So Watt! is a design exhibition in Paris focusing on energy. A lot of the designs have been seen on .org before but it's nice so see all of them in one place. *oO

So Watt! is a design exhibition in Paris focusing on energy. A lot of the designs have been seen on .org before but it's nice so see all of them in one place.

#4464
Petit Jardin  garden bench by  Tord Boontje, featuring his iconic graphic forms laser cut in white powder-coated steel. *oO

Petit Jardin garden bench by Tord Boontje, featuring his iconic graphic forms laser cut in white powder-coated steel.

#4463
If LA had a london style underground... here's my side of town. by the transit coalition *NOTCOT

If LA had a london style underground... here's my side of town. by the transit coalition

#4462
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How many locks before your bike is secure? Fun image of bike lock art by random dude. *NOTCOT

How many locks before your bike is secure? Fun image of bike lock art by random dude.

#4461
Desk Lips speakerphone moves with voice *yikaizhu

Desk Lips speakerphone moves with voice

#4460
Twist sponges - are a unique and more green conscious sponge line... that even has a cut+build bird feeder on the interior of their packaging. *NOTCOT

featured post Twist sponges - are a unique and more green conscious sponge line... that even has a cut+build bird feeder on the interior of their packaging.

#4459
Hands on review of Reyka Vodka - pics, videos, the works... i think its my new favorite, and its made from glacial water and it's the first vodka distilled and bottled in Iceland and completely eco friendly. *NOTCOT

featured post Hands on review of Reyka Vodka - pics, videos, the works... i think its my new favorite, and its made from glacial water and it's the first vodka distilled and bottled in Iceland and completely eco friendly.

#4458
The Issey Miyake OVO designer minimalist wrist watch. Does watch design get any better than this? We are in love. *atingle

The Issey Miyake OVO designer minimalist wrist watch. Does watch design get any better than this? We are in love.

#4457
Wii got hands on with the Wii Strap Ons... the Sports Pack and the Combat Pack, you won't believe how funny these are ~ from materials to logo to design details. *NOTCOT

featured post Wii got hands on with the Wii Strap Ons... the Sports Pack and the Combat Pack, you won't believe how funny these are ~ from materials to logo to design details.

#4456
Photographer Todd Baxter does cool stuff with taxidermy and a 70's vibe. Check him out. *laurasweet

Photographer Todd Baxter does cool stuff with taxidermy and a 70's vibe. Check him out.

#4455
Beautiful slideshow. Score one for analog... archipels by philippeb.ca *Kid BlueShirt

Beautiful slideshow. Score one for analog... archipels by philippeb.ca

#4454
Broker's Gin - its the gin with the bowler hat! (how very Magritte?) *NOTCOT

Broker's Gin - its the gin with the bowler hat! (how very Magritte?)

#4453
Shelving system designed by Collective/4, a group of Brooklyn-based ID students for Dwell Magazine's Building Green in Harlem house. *kookaburra

Shelving system designed by Collective/4, a group of Brooklyn-based ID students for Dwell Magazine's Building Green in Harlem house.

#4452
Coke buys Glaceau (makers of Vitamin Water, Smart Water, etc) ~ 4.1 Billion *NOTCOT

Coke buys Glaceau (makers of Vitamin Water, Smart Water, etc) ~ 4.1 Billion

#4451
Marc Owen's The Da Vinci Alarm Clock works on a very basic system. The Dot Matrix display will always show either Sleep or Awake. *NOTCOT

Marc Owen's The Da Vinci Alarm Clock works on a very basic system. The Dot Matrix display will always show either Sleep or Awake.

#4450
The beetle shelf system by Amaridian at ICFF *NOTCOT

The beetle shelf system by Amaridian at ICFF

#4449
Diesel's New Art 2007 Competition - win 10000 euros *NOTCOT

Diesel's New Art 2007 Competition - win 10000 euros

#4448
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Shin Tanaka does the  onitsuka tiger mexico 66 trainer. download,  customize and send in for a chance to win your design in an actual shoe! brilliant! *Technohippy

Shin Tanaka does the onitsuka tiger mexico 66 trainer. download, customize and send in for a chance to win your design in an actual shoe! brilliant!

#4447
Eclectic portfolio from Manila design duo CollisionTheory which include these calligraphy patterns. *110

Eclectic portfolio from Manila design duo CollisionTheory which include these calligraphy patterns.

#4446
The Break Up - video of the relationship between *advertiser and *consumer.... brilliantly hilarious. *NOTCOT

The Break Up - video of the relationship between *advertiser and *consumer.... brilliantly hilarious.

#4445
World photos from Brett Buchanan. *elizachristo

World photos from Brett Buchanan.

#4444
Lo-Fi Saint Louis has a great video showing what went down at the Star Clipper Comics sponsored Munny Art show *NOTCOT

Lo-Fi Saint Louis has a great video showing what went down at the Star Clipper Comics sponsored Munny Art show

#4443
Darth Vader like you've never seen him before! 66 artists give 1:1 scale helmets their own spin in the Vader Project via Star Wars Blog Flickr set. More info at thevaderproject.com *dashall

Darth Vader like you've never seen him before! 66 artists give 1:1 scale helmets their own spin in the Vader Project via Star Wars Blog Flickr set. More info at thevaderproject.com

#4442
Twisted subversion of landscaping service pipe to form modular  organic furniture - nice one. *zen™

Twisted subversion of landscaping service pipe to form modular organic furniture - nice one.

#4441
Sony has developed a 2.5-inch Flexi-OLED display that measure just 0.3mm thick made from glass substrate. Continue reading for a video. *yikaizhu

Sony has developed a 2.5-inch Flexi-OLED display that measure just 0.3mm thick made from glass substrate. Continue reading for a video.

#4440
Emi Fujita and Shane Kohatsu’s brand new Corona Solar Light, an outdoor lighting solution that combines a photovoltaic cell, LEDs *yikaizhu

Emi Fujita and Shane Kohatsu’s brand new Corona Solar Light, an outdoor lighting solution that combines a photovoltaic cell, LEDs

#4439
Beautiful, edgy jewelry from Anne Kiel. *elizachristo

Beautiful, edgy jewelry from Anne Kiel.

#4438
McDonald's is trying to be open about their food... but they are using nice graphics to do it. *MJW

McDonald's is trying to be open about their food... but they are using nice graphics to do it.

#4437
On 24 - 25 May, for the first time ever, 2,000 square metres of green turf will cover Trafalgar Square, transforming one of London's most iconic attractions into "London's village green". *Alan Eagle

On 24 - 25 May, for the first time ever, 2,000 square metres of green turf will cover Trafalgar Square, transforming one of London's most iconic attractions into "London's village green".

#4435
Back in the south of the continent, in Medelli­n, Colombia, a beautiful structure gives a warm welcome to the renovation of the city's Botanical Garden. Named Orquideorama after the orchid, this  design award winning space is worth to see. *FireCracker

Back in the south of the continent, in Medelli­n, Colombia, a beautiful structure gives a warm welcome to the renovation of the city's Botanical Garden. Named Orquideorama after the orchid, this design award winning space is worth to see.

#4434
Beautiful poster for the Salazar Student Awards by Marian Bantjes. *Franka

Beautiful poster for the Salazar Student Awards by Marian Bantjes.

#4433
SPUTTR - its so cliche web 2.0 (logo, styling, r-naming, colors, tapping in to every other web 2.0 searchable site) - i actually laughed, and thought it was a joke. *NOTCOT

SPUTTR - its so cliche web 2.0 (logo, styling, r-naming, colors, tapping in to every other web 2.0 searchable site) - i actually laughed, and thought it was a joke.

#4432
Where's My Jetpack? Love this book cover... not to mention the concept "A Guide to the Amazing Science Fiction Future that Never Arrived" *NOTCOT

Where's My Jetpack? Love this book cover... not to mention the concept "A Guide to the Amazing Science Fiction Future that Never Arrived"

#4431
Virtual hub of mobility experiences on Nokia Trends Lab Beta. *fubiz

Virtual hub of mobility experiences on Nokia Trends Lab Beta.

#4430
Wall mountable wireless printer.  Genius... *stlDesignNerd

Wall mountable wireless printer. Genius...

#4429
NextMuni (SF): Vote for SF's new bus shelter design. I'm partial to this one myself. *lilsparra

NextMuni (SF): Vote for SF's new bus shelter design. I'm partial to this one myself.

#4428
Plus41 created different Sneakers Nikes made with white and black Chocolate. *fubiz

Plus41 created different Sneakers Nikes made with white and black Chocolate.

#4427
Skirball's Noah's Ark Exhibit opens end of June... 5 years in the making and filling 8,000 sq ft ~ this is going to be part of their permanent collection not to be missed! *NOTCOT

Skirball's Noah's Ark Exhibit opens end of June... 5 years in the making and filling 8,000 sq ft ~ this is going to be part of their permanent collection not to be missed!

#4426
French site showing the possibilities of having a small flat / apartment and making the best use of the space. *Alan Eagle

French site showing the possibilities of having a small flat / apartment and making the best use of the space.

#4425
Sony's latest home theater system features some of the tiniest speakers I've ever seen. But wait til you get a load of the subwoofer that comes with the system. *technabob

Sony's latest home theater system features some of the tiniest speakers I've ever seen. But wait til you get a load of the subwoofer that comes with the system.

#4424
Showroom issue 2/007 is now online - the new issue is loaded with advertising, photography, architecture, product and graphic design. *ViaComIT

Showroom issue 2/007 is now online - the new issue is loaded with advertising, photography, architecture, product and graphic design.

#4423
PopInk, a line of goods from French Paper Company, who makes amazing paper. *cowashee

PopInk, a line of goods from French Paper Company, who makes amazing paper.

#4422
"Theeeeey're baaaaack!"  Rayman Raving Rabbids 2! *Alan Eagle

"Theeeeey're baaaaack!" Rayman Raving Rabbids 2!

#4421
User submitted typographic artwork for each day of the year. All in good fun and artistic reference. Submissions are open for June 1 onward. *munsonbh

User submitted typographic artwork for each day of the year. All in good fun and artistic reference. Submissions are open for June 1 onward.

#4420
From September 4th to 10th 2007, Istanbul will again attract design fans from all over the world, hosting it's one and only Istanbul Design Week.
*kaju

From September 4th to 10th 2007, Istanbul will again attract design fans from all over the world, hosting it's one and only Istanbul Design Week.

#4419
The Danish were well represented at ICFF - check out the sheep, neckladle, light plumbing and more... *NOTCOT

featured post The Danish were well represented at ICFF - check out the sheep, neckladle, light plumbing and more...

#4418
Czech design studio Qubus had an incredible series of perception twisting porcelain and glass pieces on display at ICFF. *NOTCOT

featured post Czech design studio Qubus had an incredible series of perception twisting porcelain and glass pieces on display at ICFF.

#4417
Nick Tretiak's Cork Lounge Chair was one of my favorite pieces from ICFF - check out the ottoman! *NOTCOT

featured post Nick Tretiak's Cork Lounge Chair was one of my favorite pieces from ICFF - check out the ottoman!

#4416
Impressive house from swiss architects AFGH / Andreas Fuhrimann - Gabrielle Hachler in Plataforma Arquitectura *diavlodo

Impressive house from swiss architects AFGH / Andreas Fuhrimann - Gabrielle Hachler in Plataforma Arquitectura

#4415
Square Cat Habitat....when designers create furniture for their cats. *catherinechandler

Square Cat Habitat....when designers create furniture for their cats.

#4414
New and improved, Tobias Wongs reply to the recent cease and desist from McDonalds. Citizen:Citizen Coke Spoon 03. *citizenphilip

New and improved, Tobias Wongs reply to the recent cease and desist from McDonalds. Citizen:Citizen Coke Spoon 03.

#4413
Nina Katchadourian, sort of sorts books to sort things out, culturally that is. *citizenphilip

Nina Katchadourian, sort of sorts books to sort things out, culturally that is.

#4412
Maker Faire Bay Area 2007. Super cute T@B camper/trailer on display, and some other fun stuff. *shadeelaine

featured post Maker Faire Bay Area 2007. Super cute T@B camper/trailer on display, and some other fun stuff.

#4411
A vase made of slate, complete with colored chalk to draw upon. What fun! *laurasweet

A vase made of slate, complete with colored chalk to draw upon. What fun!

#4410
MyOwnSketch is a new idea about drawing and sharing our quick art works. You can sketch yourself using your webcam or draw any flickr picture. Check it out and save your drawings, and share them! *kewpie

MyOwnSketch is a new idea about drawing and sharing our quick art works. You can sketch yourself using your webcam or draw any flickr picture. Check it out and save your drawings, and share them!

#4409
Sarah Finn's Olion Table Light: a square of veneered wood changes its nature completely when illuminated. Computer-cut geometric shapes glow through from within. *laurasweet

Sarah Finn's Olion Table Light: a square of veneered wood changes its nature completely when illuminated. Computer-cut geometric shapes glow through from within.

#4408
Looks like Lucky Drink Co is bringing their green Buddha  Bottled Beer to NYC. *NOTCOT

featured post Looks like Lucky Drink Co is bringing their green Buddha Bottled Beer to NYC.

#4407
Droog Starters Box - everything you need to get going in style.... ultimate housewarming gift? or for a high school grad for heading to college? *NOTCOT

featured post Droog Starters Box - everything you need to get going in style.... ultimate housewarming gift? or for a high school grad for heading to college?

#4406
Swing is a great wine glass design from Gum Design - to help that swirling become an even more playful action. *NOTCOT

Swing is a great wine glass design from Gum Design - to help that swirling become an even more playful action.

#4405
Bc Lab,  "domestic lab of research and design of  THINGS", won the Rilegno Prize - Creativity Section - with GUSSIO. Floor chair made by re-used wood with a biodegradable soia pillow. This  in different color  perfumes different  essences, like  eucalyptus,  amber. . *claudiauntubo

Bc Lab, "domestic lab of research and design of THINGS", won the Rilegno Prize - Creativity Section - with GUSSIO. Floor chair made by re-used wood with a biodegradable soia pillow. This in different color perfumes different essences, like eucalyptus, amber. .

#4404
I'm craving Nation Geographic ADVENTURE PAPER - stick it through your inkjet, and it is water and tear proof! *NOTCOT

I'm craving Nation Geographic ADVENTURE PAPER - stick it through your inkjet, and it is water and tear proof!

#4403
Clever interactive F.A.Q. page by SkinnyCorp. *jdjohnson

Clever interactive F.A.Q. page by SkinnyCorp.

#4402
"Follow me".
An artwork by  Wladimiro Bendandi. *elmanco

"Follow me".
An artwork by Wladimiro Bendandi.

#4401
Elmanco blog has been recently redesigned and moved to a new address. Check it out to find delights about industrial and graphic design and fashion written form Italy! *elmanco

Elmanco blog has been recently redesigned and moved to a new address. Check it out to find delights about industrial and graphic design and fashion written form Italy!

#4400
The Puzzle Table by Hsien Chang. *djjewelz

The Puzzle Table by Hsien Chang.

#4399
This new technology turns any hard surface into a touch panel. Works with wood, metal, glass, stone, or even on a wet state panel like in this example. *technabob

This new technology turns any hard surface into a touch panel. Works with wood, metal, glass, stone, or even on a wet state panel like in this example.

#4398
Snug as a bug in a rug! *indraunt

Snug as a bug in a rug!

#4396
He is Otto, a free paper toy... print it, cut it, paste it and take him for a trip. The objective is that Otto goes around the world. *isoriabcn

He is Otto, a free paper toy... print it, cut it, paste it and take him for a trip. The objective is that Otto goes around the world.

#4395
Threadless Tshirt designer 'Glennz' is now releasing limited edition screen prints of his designs. *Glennz

Threadless Tshirt designer 'Glennz' is now releasing limited edition screen prints of his designs.

#4394
Janie Darovskikh: Figurative artist who works in  clay, wax, watercolor and bronze. *vitaliy

Janie Darovskikh: Figurative artist who works in clay, wax, watercolor and bronze.

#4393
Longoland is a creative powerhouse consisting 50 to 60 longos packed into a small room looking for a reason. . . . Created by Joshua Burbis from Brooklyn, NY *Alan Eagle

Longoland is a creative powerhouse consisting 50 to 60 longos packed into a small room looking for a reason. . . . Created by Joshua Burbis from Brooklyn, NY

#4392
The Open Design Club offers "Open Source Design Products" you can copy, modify and even sell if you want. *opendesignclub

The Open Design Club offers "Open Source Design Products" you can copy, modify and even sell if you want.

#4391
PacMan's skeleton, conceived by Le Gentil Garcon, in collaboration with Francois Escuilie, palaeontologist, from the comparative observation of human and various predatory animal skulls. *GSJason

PacMan's skeleton, conceived by Le Gentil Garcon, in collaboration with Francois Escuilie, palaeontologist, from the comparative observation of human and various predatory animal skulls.

#4390
The designers of Status Foe are always incubating new ideas, this one is a hoodie with fabric weaved throughout 
the hood and the pocket. I love mine! *smarash

The designers of Status Foe are always incubating new ideas, this one is a hoodie with fabric weaved throughout
the hood and the pocket. I love mine!

#4389
Gaia & Gino + Yves Behar + CCA students + Dogs = Gino the Dog line of luxury canine products unlike any other you've seen. *NOTCOT

featured post Gaia & Gino + Yves Behar + CCA students + Dogs = Gino the Dog line of luxury canine products unlike any other you've seen.

#4388
Eco friendly glow in the dark plastic lawn furniture from Douglas Homer - After Glow. *NOTCOT

featured post Eco friendly glow in the dark plastic lawn furniture from Douglas Homer - After Glow.

#4387
Dutch Coiffure Awards 2007. *Le Marquis

Dutch Coiffure Awards 2007.

#4386
Although the Canon Powershot TX1 is the size of a tiny elph camera. It takes 7.1 mgp for stills with 10x OPTICAL ZOOM...and shoots HD video. *rugenius

featured post Although the Canon Powershot TX1 is the size of a tiny elph camera. It takes 7.1 mgp for stills with 10x OPTICAL ZOOM...and shoots HD video.

#4385
Earnest Cut & Sew Concept Store is all about customization.   Mix and match your buttons and soak in the gorgeous decor, complete with stunning wood installations and Jorg & Olif Dutch Citybikes on display. *rugenius

featured post Earnest Cut & Sew Concept Store is all about customization. Mix and match your buttons and soak in the gorgeous decor, complete with stunning wood installations and Jorg & Olif Dutch Citybikes on display.

#4384
Notcot spotted the Karim Rashid Veuve Clicquot Loveseat at the Hotel Gansevoort.  Check out the loveseat and spectacular view from the Gansevoort penthouse! *rugenius

featured post Notcot spotted the Karim Rashid Veuve Clicquot Loveseat at the Hotel Gansevoort. Check out the loveseat and spectacular view from the Gansevoort penthouse!

#4383
i've always been a fan of the grotesque and bizarre, and these deep sea critters certainly fit the bill.  be sure to check out the slideshow.  how cute is the dumbo octopus!?! *rugenius

i've always been a fan of the grotesque and bizarre, and these deep sea critters certainly fit the bill. be sure to check out the slideshow. how cute is the dumbo octopus!?!

#4382
Yeah! Very cool Brazilian Guerrilla Marketing. *ANdBac

Yeah! Very cool Brazilian Guerrilla Marketing.

#4381
Jamie Wieck breathes new life into business cards with his Growing Business Card *gregory

Jamie Wieck breathes new life into business cards with his Growing Business Card

#4380
Crazy treasure furniture series from BAAS. *teka_shogun

Crazy treasure furniture series from BAAS.

#4379
NYC illustrator Mickey Duzyj gets in-depth with Format Mag. *MikeGusto

NYC illustrator Mickey Duzyj gets in-depth with Format Mag.

#4378
Microbo, the viral graffiti street artist , displays new work. *MikeGusto

Microbo, the viral graffiti street artist , displays new work.

#4377
The pick chair can be picked from the wall and turned into stylish seating.  Notcot's spotted these wonders from Studio Dror out in the world at Yigal Azroul's boutique in the meat packing district. *rugenius

featured post The pick chair can be picked from the wall and turned into stylish seating. Notcot's spotted these wonders from Studio Dror out in the world at Yigal Azroul's boutique in the meat packing district.

#4376
just had to pick out this gem from the ICFF gallery.   i didnt really play house as a kid, but if i did, i'd want a cardboard setup as stylish as this! *rugenius

just had to pick out this gem from the ICFF gallery. i didnt really play house as a kid, but if i did, i'd want a cardboard setup as stylish as this!

#4375
Iceland cometh.  Icelandic Design Collective, Eve NYC Studio: Iceland Air presents a collective of Icelandic designers currently making their mark on the international landscape. *rugenius

featured post Iceland cometh. Icelandic Design Collective, Eve NYC Studio: Iceland Air presents a collective of Icelandic designers currently making their mark on the international landscape.

#4374
There is something about the wrong store that is so right.  I think it starts from the 'Come in we're CLOSED' sign.  Tobias Wong and Gregory Krum have certainly got this one right. *rugenius

featured post There is something about the wrong store that is so right. I think it starts from the 'Come in we're CLOSED' sign. Tobias Wong and Gregory Krum have certainly got this one right.

#4373
Portland-based Esque Studio makes mind-blowingly beautiful booth and blown glass. *rugenius

featured post Portland-based Esque Studio makes mind-blowingly beautiful booth and blown glass.

#4372
Those of us not tearing up NYC can live vicariously through notcot.   If you havent already checked out the gallery, be sure to check in for the latest action from ICFF. *rugenius

featured post Those of us not tearing up NYC can live vicariously through notcot. If you havent already checked out the gallery, be sure to check in for the latest action from ICFF.

#4371
Check out Mixko at the Designboom Mart.  Butterflies, skulls, pigeons, and more fun at ICFF. *rugenius

featured post Check out Mixko at the Designboom Mart. Butterflies, skulls, pigeons, and more fun at ICFF.

#4370
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