Design archive for 2010-11-11

About complaining

(9 years ago)
“The best way to complain is to make things.” - James Murphy

{cocoa}

(9 years ago)
Designed by Naohiro Haitani | Country: United States “{cocoa} founder, Jewel Zimmer, is a purist; a trusted curator, carefully crafting rare chocolates to reveal new innovations for her San Francisco-based boutique chocolate company. With {cocoa}, Jewel elevates the art of artisan chocolate, creating esthetically beautiful collections that balance fine craftsmanship and pure ingredients. Her integrity, [...]

Best Inventions of 2010

(9 years ago)
Time gathered The 50 Best Inventions of 2010. Includes Flipboard, a Lifeguard Robot, Sarcasm Detection and a Plastic Bottle Boat.

Music by Andrew Zuckerman

(9 years ago)
Music is the latest work by much admired, NYC based photographer and film maker, Andrew Zuckerman. (Who happens to be our NYC/CreativeMornings speaker tomorrow!) The Music project features dynamic portraits of over fifty musicians of all ages, from across genres, who provide their perspectives on one of the most universal and yet unexplainable art forms. [...]

MakeDo

(9 years ago)
Makedo is a reusable connector system that enables materials including cardboard, plastic and fabric to easily join together to form new objects or structures. How come I have not come across this earlier? I absolutely love it. Oh, the possibilities!

Tag-it! by Ham&Cheese

(9 years ago)
Tag-it! is a gadget designed by Ham&Cheese, a studio formed by Jordi Gisbert and Verónica Coloma who are product and graphic designers. The idea Tag-it! came from — well — ideas. Ham&Cheese realized that sometimes “the best ideas wake up when the person is about to fall asleep.” Therefore, they created a lamp with a [...]

Menjarosa by Dooa Arquitecturas

(9 years ago)
Spanish studio Dooa Arquitecturas have completed an extension to a school in Torrevieja, Spain, with a blackboard as a wall. (more…)

The Outdoor Stylist

(9 years ago)
Congratulations to Anne Robert, author of our Get Out! outdoor column — she’s finally launched TheOutdoorStylist.com, her website for design enthusiasts and professionals that is all about outdoor decor. From products to trends to features, the site has a vast database of over 700 products and information on outdoor kitchens, planters, outdoor fabrics, hardscapes, outdoor [...]

Blue Nectar No.1

(9 years ago)
Designed by Blue Nectar Design | Country: United Kingdom “Blue Nectar’s No. 1 is a limited edition ale designed by ourselves and brewed by one of our local brewery clients in the city of Derby, UK. The purpose of the ale was to produce a product that captures the essence of everything we do, creating [...]

Lily Lamp by Yonoh for Fambuena

(9 years ago)
Spanish design studio Yonoh have created the Lily lamp for the lighting company Fambuena. . Visit the Fambuena website – here. . .

Dream Home : Sunshine Beach Residence by Sparks Architects

(9 years ago)
Related posts:Modern Dream Homes : Residence Roosendaal by Oomen ArchitectsModern Dream Homes : Beuth Residence by SPF ArchitectsModern Dream Homes : Sentosa Cove by Concrete

Cuttingboards

(9 years ago)
I think I have found a new love: cutting boards: Cloud Cutting Board. Made me smile. The Transfer cutting board shows a simple and effective solution to the old problem of transferring food from the cutting board to the pan. Thanks to a simple cutout it allows you to insert a plate, so that you [...]

House in a Church by Ruud Visser Architects

(9 years ago)
This 1930s church-turned-house by Ruud Visser Architects in collaboration with Peter Boer is located along the river De Rotte in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. From the architects: Along the river De Rotte in Rotterdam stands a wooden church from 1930. The 1930′s church had ended its career as a religious sanctuary and was being used as [...]

Autocorrect

(9 years ago)
I just spent the last 5minutes laughing, reading through damnyouautorrect.com posts. Next time I have one of these funny autocorrect moments, I’ll make sure to screenshot it. (via @jessema)

Time Flies

(9 years ago)
Time Flies is is an iPhone App that let’s you keep track of how long it has been since you did something. This is BRILLIANT! And I so need this. Brita water filter, do I need to say more? (via @globalmoxie/@craigmod)

Skim Milk: Ace by A-cero

(9 years ago)
Just to be clear, A-cero has produced some of the most modern beauties the architecture world has ever seen. Headquartered in La Finca, A-cero is spearheaded by Joaquin Torres, and was first established in 1996. Fifteen years later, the firm has four global offices and a new furniture line with Sancal. The name of this [...]

Building Fashion: Siki Im and Leong Leong

(9 years ago)
Design firm Leong Leong created foam-covered installation for menswear designer Siki Im in New York. The temporary installation will be up through November 15th. Located underneath the High Line on the site of Neil M. Denari Architects’ HL23 in the Chelsea Arts District, this is the last installation in the fashion-meets-architecture series of installations known [...]

City Hall Subway Stop

(9 years ago)
Here’s a blog post that makes want to jump up and run to take the 6 train: “New York’s famous City Hall subway station, one of the most gorgeous gems in the world of mass transit, has been closed for decades but now it can be viewed again by in-the-know riders of the 6 train. [...]

Kids Furniture by Molly-Meg

(9 years ago)
Related posts:Modern Furniture for Children: The Grand Prix Rocking Chair by SoftlineModern Children Furniture: Grace Table by Jennifer DelongeAffordable Beautiful Children Furniture – ViaToyBox

Nuzzles

(9 years ago)
Nuzzles are custom designed wooden typographic puzzles handcrafted by John Christenson. Every Nuzzle is crafted from a single block of wood, and the characters interlock with each other in a way that creates a sense of harmony and integrity. Want one? YES! (The word Nuzzle is awesome. I just want to keep saying it over [...]

DailyLit – Read books by email or RSS

(9 years ago)
My days are hectic. Running my studio/blog/speaker series and putting the mommy hat on the minute I come home means that I barely find a quiet moment to read books. (I sometimes wish for a subway commute that allows for some quality reading.) So, to me, DailyLit, a service that let’s you read books by [...]

SR Bookcase from Scout Regalia

(9 years ago)
Scout Regalia is excited to introduce the SR Bookcase, the first in their collection of indoor furniture. Made of domestic hardwood and handcrafted in Los Angeles, the SR Bookcase is made to order and available as a 1, 2, or 3 bay system. The bookcase has five large shelves, cabinets with two adjustable shelves, and [...]

Stella K Showroom by Pascal Grasso Architectures

(9 years ago)
Pascal Grasso Architectures have inserted extruding and recessed volumes along the walls of corridors to create a showroom in Paris, France, for fashion sourcing company Stella K. (more…)

Showroom by Pascal Grasso Architectures

(9 years ago)
Pascal Grasso Architectures have inserted extruding and recessed volumes along the walls of corridors to create a showroom in Paris, France, for fashion sourcing company Stella K. (more…)

A world of tweets

(9 years ago)
A World of Tweets shows you with a heat map visualization where people are tweeting at from the past hour. The more tweets there are from a specific region, the “hotter” or redder it becomes. This continuous collection of Twitter statuses shows in what an incredible tweeting world we live in. Check out the 3D [...]

ToBeBit!

(9 years ago)
[ 20.11.2010 - 09.01.2011. ] The Museums in Nervi, in the occasion of the International day of childhood, present ToBeBit!

Gesture: Hand Drawings by Architects

(9 years ago)
William Leddy, study for Kamela residence, 2006 I got word of a really interesting exhibition going on at George Lawson Gallery called Gesture: Hand Drawings by Architects curated by Thomas Silva. The exhibition will showcase hand drawings from renown architects from around the globe. I think some of my favorite parts of a product or [...]

Modular carbon table

(9 years ago)
This table is made of four (or more) slim carbon fiber modules. Together they create a custom organized large table, but they can function on their ow..
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