B. Shackman Company manufacturers some pretty unique plastic nodders ~ from hippos and cats to dachsunds and black poodles...
This Chinese smoker's phone doubles as a real pack of cigarettes. I want one disguised as a pack of Altoids, complete with actual mints!
Mmmmm cake. Helvetica Cake. With a full on video of the eating in process that is not to be missed... Culinary Typography at its finest.
Now you see it ... Now you dont.
Compact living space? Try ghost furniture like this ~Jimmy~ bedside table from Embark.
Rektor has teamed up with Agens, a scandinavian flash design bureau, in order to present the world´s first playable online music video. “Princess” is a completely new way to promote a single.
Helio's answer to the iPhone hype: the Ocean. a feature packed, slim little thing that costs less and does (arguably) more.
Semafore celebrates 60 months of gorgeous desktop calendars.
"What you can't see doesn't mean it's not there. Please don't use non-biodegradable products." The AD was created by JWT Shanghai, for Greenpeace China.
Animals painted on walls and wall sockets - all this is "Vinyl", a project by French designer team "Domestic"
Clean up the dashboard, remember to grab the milk and get that lipstick off your collar in one fell swoop... Stelton's 564 Messenger
Wine label design that uses rubber bands as its label.
Feeling Lucky? Four leaf clover fly swattter ~
Visualizations of Hierarchical Edge Bundles ~ Danny Holten, PhD candidate in the Visualization Group of professor Jack van Wijk at the Technische Universiteit Eindhoven.
Snap A Party ~ easiest way to throw a party? by Fred.
flOw ~ its even more impressive than you've heard. The visually and conceptually stunning flash game turned ps3 download is quite the MFA project dream story
Folding@home ~ an impressive use of all the PS3s... do your part to help this protein folding project ~ feel free to join team notcot.
Golf Darts ~ playful gift for that golf/dart loving type in need of yet another office distraction?
Frank Buchwald - Machine Lamps. Beautiful lamps and furniture. It's too bad none of it can be purchased.
Cuisinart Mix It In ~ a fun kitchen gadget to merge your toppings right in ~ and the fun soft serve style action and cone holder as well!
Great bold, simple, Fuck Yoga line - skatedeck, flip flops, yoga mat, etc... via Big Chief
GIVEAWAY! In honor of Aesop Rock's new Nike+Original Run mix ~ you can win a 4 gig Nano, Nike+ Shoes, and the iPod sport kit ~
"rolling cube" radio,Rolling & Tumbling.
Speech Bubble cardboard coffee table by Leo Kempf [via Elmanco]
Death to Helvetica Tee: Get spat on by people in black skivvies with this response to the prevalence of Helvetica.
Helvetica: finally a documentary for typography enthusiasts! If you live in new york or toronto you can catch it next month. [Editors Note: about time! its been hyped for a while now]
Ok. I'll be there at ICFF in NY this may ~ any tips on where to go, what to do, who to see, what to eat, etc?
Bekky is another lego inspired design. The modular rubberized foam pieces can be assembled into various sofa shapes
More DIY Print+Cut toys for you.... SAMURAI BUNNIES! from Nice Bunny, there is also a dj and tagger...
I'm sure you've seen the mentos/coke geyser vids by now... maybe even tried doing it... well for the lazier or less creative, here's a grenade style gadget to help you do it.... just pull the pin.
ontology of a mii in your wii... the existential crisis of Bill... from birth to death, this is a hilarious Youtube Video of the life of a Mii... by G4
First Adidas and Porsche ~ now Ducati and Puma!
Wallpaper artworks that can add flavour to each room
Photoshop brushes from Call Me Real are breaking away from the happy decorative trend and going a little darker this spring.
Sandra Fettingis' Acrylic pieces... some gorgeous 60's-esque images
Designfruit has released Baroque Borders: a fancy ornamental set of decorative seamless borders in vector format.
Forgot your fork? Too many drawers?
I've got the right solution, or better.. the sticker solution!
... for fun & find!
Incredible puzzles cut from branches... follow the grain to put it back together. By Julienne Dolphin Wilding
Oceanic-Creations plans to create floating hotels of a plastic composite The $209M prototype, at this stage called Maya, is being constructed in Bulgaria and will be towed to Cancun.
*Geeky Girl We Love: Jean Aw of Notcot ~ i feel a little silly sharing, but the girls of GeekSugar asked some really fun questions, and its an honor to make their geek girls list!
Carpet made to resemble Roy Lichtenstein's work! Fabulous and available at artware editions!
Blossomy Flower Stickers come in 6 different designs. You can use the stickers as wall decoration, on furniture and to personalize objects like greeting cards, mobile phones etc.
Studio Impactist for agency BBDO. Mix of stop motion and HD images.
Whitedecay is an online retail and design concept which encourages interaction and the exchange of ideas for designers across the globe.Recently launch the new 07 spring tee collections
pingmag has the best feature today on 'product poetry'...a genre overlooked tragically often. my favorite is 'happy infinite romances occur in a newborn oasis. wink your future!' aye, im winking.
coudal's swapmeat is worth checking out. you can trade stuff for stuff, not quite bartering, not quite trade, swapping really is the right word. get your stuff in before the end of the month.
i know we've already featured elephant dung paper, but "poopoo paper" offers its own collection, though sadly, does not include images of the process.