Feb 20, 2012
Designer Bomi Kim brings us a cool design to the common instrument used to indicate, keep, and co-ordinate time with his Meaning Of Time creation. Also Kim designed the Tactile MP3. The 5 basic controls necessary to master your music are raised bumps, something like braille. The idea is you can control your music all by the sense of touch. (via Yanko Design)
Feb 17, 2012
The fadeout chair’s legs seem to gently disappear, as though the chair stands in a pool of mist or fog. The chair’s back and seat are wooden, and the clear acrylic legs are specially painted by craftsmen so that the wood grain appears to gradually fade away. Usually, our perception of furniture is strongly affected by the space around it. The fade-out chair turns this relationship on its head: we can change the look and feel of a space simply by placing the chair in it. This was our attempt to design space itself through furniture. Click here for the link.
Feb 16, 2012
The Light Blubs are a series of crystal lamps, designed by Pieke Bergmans, in cooperation with Royal Crystal Leerdam. The lamps are all unique handcrafted crystal pieces, equipped with leds by Solid Lighting Design.
Feb 15, 2012
Empty Memory is a jewellery collection that works as USB memory stick, targeting the market gap between hand-crafted accessories and consumer electronic goods. Each piece was casted with high- quality 316 stainless steel, hand-polished by craftsmen and finished with coloured gold; the inner part contains a hi-speed 4GB Samsung flash.
Feb 15, 2012
The TAGGED NAPKINS are paper napkins where you can write your guests’name. Its design is inspired in the sticker art phenomenon. “Hello My Name Is” is one of the most used stickers among urban artists, to leave their print in the cities. Link here.
Feb 13, 2012
James Lillis of Australia-based clothing shop, Black Milk, has designed Muscle Leggings, a pair of leggings that look like exposed leg muscle flesh. Click here to buy.
Feb 10, 2012
The ‘soft block‘ cushion series by Japanese studio Torafu architects offers a solution for rearrangeable furniture. Modeled after concrete blocks in diverse designs, the modular pieces can be composed into a variety of configurations. The cushions utilize the ‘fine revo’ foam material by asleep. (via Designboom)
Feb 9, 2012
Domsai is a tamagotchi for your desk. Handcraft designed and produced with love in Nove (ITA). Each Domsai has its own personality, each cactus has its own dome, tailor made and blowed, that differentiates it from the others.
Feb 8, 2012
Crafted from carefully chosen re-claimed London wood, this i-Pad stand is a purpose built charging station. An ideal way to turn your i-Pad into a TV, a slide show, even a photo frame! Your iPad can fit either verticlly or horizontally. It’s functional, useful and makes a lovely antidote to high tech living. Buy here.
Feb 6, 2012
Attention Shoppers! This Mini Shopping Cart will delight shopaholics with its adorable miniature design. Durably constructed of gleaming metal and red rubber accents to resemble a handy shopping cart, this miniature shopping cart features a pull-out child seat and real rolling wheels. Place the mini shopping cart on your desk, in the kitchen or any room to add a stylish way to sort items. Perfect as a creative desk organizer or book shelf conversation piece for your home or office. Use the versatile shopping cart as an innovative gift basket by filling with candy and giving out to friends. Even let your child use the miniature replica shopping cart as an accessory for his or her dolls! Express your creativity anywhere you want while staying organized with this unique and fun mini shopping cart! Buy here.