Design archive for 2010-12-30

The Man-Made Rainbow Machine

(8 years ago)
College professor and artist Michael Jones McKean made a machine that generates two-story rainbows with the flip of a switch. His rainbow machine is comprised of commercial jet pumps and custom-designed nozzles that spray a dense wall of water into the sky—it’s the same as how you can get a rainbow from the sprinkler in [...]

Ballard Bee Company

(8 years ago)
Designed by Ballard Bee Company | Country: United States Heavily inspired by chemical elements, we love this unique packaging spin on honey which moves away from the traditional imagery associated with the product and goes in a bold new direction. image via Blackbird

Planely

(8 years ago)
Planely from Planely on Vimeo. Planely is a new service that tries to make your flights a better social experience by showing you who is on your next plane. Cool idea. If only it didn’t rely on Facebook. (le sigh) (thanks sis)

Ginself

(8 years ago)
Designed by Conca&Marzal | Country: Spain Ginself is the result of the enthusiastic pursuit of the perfect gin by its four creators, and is the first 100% premium gin in Valencia Spain.

2010 review: September

(8 years ago)
Next up in our review of 2010 are the five most popular stories from September. Number one was Residence in Kurakuen by NRM-Architects Office of Japan, featuring a staircase with treads cantilevering over a pool on the first-floor terrace. (more…)

Joakim Norman Self Promo

(8 years ago)
Designed by Joakim Norman | Country: Sweden “I’ve always been intrigued by candy and confectionary aesthetics. The colors, the blissful feeling and total unpretentiousness. That’s what I wanted my own business to feel like. So I made hundreds of chocolate business cards, bigger chocolates to give away (with a golden coupon inside, Willy Wonka style), [...]

A Bookmark Lamp

(8 years ago)
The bookmark lamp is a table lamp which uses a book as a base. It allows the reader to mark his page and saves wood by deleting the base.The light is ..

Urban Recycling

(8 years ago)
Urban Recycling realizes a conceptual vision of producing a furniture line for everyday use out of sustainable materials. Its line of tables and chair..

2010 review: August

(8 years ago)
Moving on to our top five Dezeen stories from August this year, this house with a spiralling concrete slide by Indonesian architects Aboday was also our most popular story of the whole year. (more…)

Appartement à Shenzhen par Haverkamp

(8 years ago)
A Shenzhen en Chine, l’agence allemande Haverkamp Interior Design a créé l’appartement Mangrove West Coast I. Un appartement de luxe aux volumes généreux, entre tradition chinoise et modernité. Habillé de rouge et de blanc, de verre, de teck, de cuir, d’acier et d’alcantara, il comprend notamment un grand espace de vie, 4 chambres avec salles [...]Appartement à Shenzhen par Haverkamp is a post from: Muuuz - Blog Architecture, Design, Tendances, Inspiration

Lampe Cambium par Vaugh et Shannon

(8 years ago)
Munie d’un diffuseur composé de plans en acrylique de taille croissante, la lampe Cambium des designers Vaugh et Shannon joue sur les ombres et les réflexions. Sur « Cambium », Vaugh Shannon précisent: « Taking inspiration from the study of dendrochronology, Cambium is a floor lamp with an acrylic, multi diffuser system designed to emit a soft yet [...]Lampe Cambium par Vaugh et Shannon is a post from: Muuuz - Blog Architecture, Design, Tendances, Inspiration

Sofa Remedy par Antonio Scaffidi

(8 years ago)
Pour le fabricant danois Versus, Antonio Scaffidi a dessiné le sofa « Remedy ». Un sofa à l’assise généreuse, au design épuré et contemporain. Pour en savoir plus sur le sofa « Remedy », visite le site de Versus. Source: Dagensdesign Sofa Remedy par Antonio Scaffidi is a post from: Muuuz – Blog Architecture, Design, Tendances, Inspiration TweetSofa Remedy par Antonio Scaffidi is a post from: Muuuz - Blog Architecture, Design, Tendances, Inspiration

Organ Studio Christmas Gift

(8 years ago)
Designed by Organ Studio | Country: Australia Perth Australia based Organ Studio created these laser etched wine bottles for their 2010 Christmas gift. They also put together a video documenting the process.

Osječko pivo

(8 years ago)
Designed by Manasteriotti and Maric | Country: Croatia “Osječko pivo (Osječko beer) asked us to design a winter holiday edition of their beer, packaged in small, 0.25l bottles. We used a simple neck label design to make the bottle resemble a Santa Claus. The usual bottle label was printed in red color. This small intervention retained their identity [...]

Progress Bar Illusion

(8 years ago)
Did you know that simple optical illusions can make it seem like the progress bars on your file downloads are moving faster than they actually are? This video over on Gizmodo shows us how it works. (via @dougjaeger)

Progress Bar Illusion

(8 years ago)
Did you know that simple optical illusions can make it seem like the progress bars on your file downloads are moving faster than they actually are? Here is how it works. (via @dougjaeger)

Amazon patents system to stop bad gifts

(8 years ago)
Amazon.com has been awarded a patent for an online system that would give users the ability to exchange unwanted gifts before receiving them. The technology could prevent the shipment of thousands of superfluous ties to fathers, ugly sweaters to grandchildren and various other lackluster presents that are currently being bought and shipped through the online [...]

Brooklyn Living

(8 years ago)
Are you in the market for a 2 bedroom in BoCoCa, Brooklyn? You should read on, as we are selling our place. With the birth of our second child Tilo Red we realized that we will be outgrowing our wonderful 2 bedroom within a year or so. The time has come. We are heartbroken, but [...]

2010 review: July

(8 years ago)
Continuing our review of the past year, our most popular story in July 2010 was an exhibition designed and curated by Zaha Hadid at Galerie Gmurzynska Zurich, tracing Hadid’s interest in the Russian avant-garde. (more…)

Affectual Chair by Shawn Weiland

(8 years ago)
San Fracisco-based designer Shawn Weiland has sent us the Affectual Chair. . Description from Shawn Weiland: Overview: The Affectual Chair is about relationships: the relationship of materials, the relationship between the user and the object and also the relationship among people. The design propagates interaction by how materials come together and by how the body [...]

2010 review: June

(8 years ago)
Here are the five most viewed Dezeen stories from June this year. In first place was the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas by Frank Gehry. (more…)


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