With the aim if designing a Swedish functional house, Landström Arkitekter drew the Swedish ambassadors humble abode in Pretoria. A great 700 square meter building filled to the brim with the best Swedish design.
Quickly before i'm off to sleep... here are some quick pics from tonights Opening Gala for IDS08 (the Toronto Interior Design Show) - acrobats, chocolate radiators, the veuve/porsche vertical limit (in person!)...
the LED Cellphone Concept by Tao ma, incorporates hundreds of LEDs, all of which are used to create the cellphone's striking UI. Check out the gallery to see a cellphone your plastic white MacBook would fall head over heels for.
Art House is sending 500 sketchbooks around the world. Artists fill them up based on the theme of "how to save the world" and send them back. Then they are going to host an exhibition at their gallery in Atlanta, Ga in which all of the books will be included in.
More art coming out in support for Obama ~ this time Upper Playground and the Date Farmers created a campaign poster to be mass-distributed on offset posters throughout Texas... and limited editions for sale.
Porcelain cup with a sparkling solitaire diamond (Swarovski crystal) ring! 2-Carat Cup is packed in an elegant oversize jewelry box, so when you present it as a gift, all you see is the ring! [also seen in post #4827]
Corolla the X - 10th edition... that's some crest... for the Toyota Corolla campaign. Microsite looks like its for a silly reality tv show... They even have a society of Blue Bloods... the car doesn't seem to fit in well?
Ooh our friends at Radar are doing free T-shirts to share the love! "Send us an email with your size (mens or womens from Small to XL) along with your address, and we'll ship one right out! " + Share pics at radar!
The iPod the ultimate example of the encapsulation of an obsolete form of technology. Resin casts of a 2007 iPod nano have been allowed to show the subtle imperfections, and deterioration both in the object and in the mold.Signed and numbered.
New advertisement for the Zoo York brand from the ad company davidandgoliath. The Jenna Jameson's limited edition skateboard deck will be on sale soon and this ad shows you what you can do with it, although I wouldn't really recommend it.
Green Roof Workshop was designed by Harrison Architects for an amateur cabinetmaker and his wife to house his workshop and the couple's prize vintage Mercedes. I love those polycarbonate clerestory windows...
Features- 100% cotton Sweat Shirt and 100% original New York city issue Nylon flag. Recycled, and re-designed by hand, Tailored back on to the hoodie managing to capture the sartorial elegance of New York city.
Very interesting throw pillows from the design company Pieces of You. Using recycled textiles and their care labels a completely unique cushion will be made up for you. You may request what colours and textures you would like the back to made of.