Personalization and regulation are two words that work beautifully when referring to your own indulgence. This brilliant shower system from Kohler DTV, is the worlds first fully digital unit that caters for your exact showering requirements.
Both water temperature and water pressure can be inputted to the system and set as a customer shower mode. The strength and type of water spray is also open to your personal… Continue
Today I thought I would put together a small collection of my favorite engagement and wedding photos. There's something really fresh and artistic about these photos. They don't feel contrived but instead capture a beautiful moment of sheer happiness. A little quirky with a dash of cool, to me, these pictures capture the pure essence of modern love.… Continue
Scandinave Les Bains Vieux-Montréal is the newest addition to the Scandinave spa line-up.
Located in Old Montreal and close to the Old Port, the 12,000-square-foot spa is the first urban undertaking of the Scandinave team, spearheaded by Benoît Berthiaume, co-founder and executive VP of the Gestion Rivière du Diable group.
Occupying the ground floor of a restored former warehouse,… Continue
I wonder how many safety hazards this tree-bound tea house has. Designed by architect Terunobu Fujimori, Takasugi-an is located in Chino, Nagano Prefecture, Japan and built atop two chestnut trees, cut from a nearby mountain and transported to the site. Takasugi-an literally means “a teahouse too high.” Guests must climb a freestanding ladder, which leans against one… Continue
Added by Eugene on March 19, 2009 at 10:30am —
A fun conceptual iPod dock, the E-Pod throws in the functionality of a speaker, movie projector and alarm clock all into one nicely designed product. Though the cradle like object seems small, it still offers powerful hi-fidelity audio. Not much more info on it yet but we hope to see this product make it to market.…
Peter Waltz's house-shaped light fixtures put a whole new spin on "leaving the light on at home". The light fixture are not only cool decorations, they also serve a purpose by providing light in dark spaces. The shadows and lines shot out of the houses are quite remarkable. Peter's house lights range from $300 to $675.…
Autobahn is the title of a colorful window display Konstantin Grcic designed for Maison Hermès in Japan to inaugurate their new spring/summer collection. Hermès' annual theme for 2009 is "The Beautiful Getaway". The windows are currently on display from until March 22nd, 2009 at the Maison Hermès in Ginza, Tokyo.…
For some time, designers, architects and builders all over the world have tinkered with the idea of turning excess standard shipping containers into living quarters. Some of the incarnations of the lowly metal box are downright chic, including artist-architect Adam Kalkin’s Quik House for which he apparently has more orders than he can handle.
But these metal containers have also drawn the attention of some leading brands that have started to… Continue
Could you imagine taking off and landing on the freeway?
Although it's not going to win first prize for the world's sexiest vehicle, the Terrafugia Transition may offer a big clue about the type of transportation we can expect in the future. The world's "first flying car" took its first official flight on March 5th, 2009 out of Plattsburgh International Airport… Continue
I've been patiently waiting for weeks, hoping this pinche image would show up with a high enough resolution to sport as a desktop. Lo and behold the main man himself, Glen E. hooks it up somethin' proper. Orale, vato. Mucho gusto y junk-o. Although this is a Fairey poster of the legendary Bad Brains, the images used to piece it together were Glen E. Friedman's and it's the importance of his photographs that I want to emphasize ryt… Continue
Added by E on March 18, 2009 at 5:32pm —
The Sony World Photography Awards is one of the largest photographic events that exists in the world today. The annual awards gala and central exhibitions will take place next month at the prestigious Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France. Of the 12 professional category winners, one photographer will be the recipient of… Continue
Opening Reception: Friday, March 20th, 7pm-10pm @ Corey Helford Gallery: LA
Los Angeles artist Luke Chueh is set to show in his first highly-anticipated solo exhibition at the Corey Helford Gallery this weekend. Although this body of work encompasses his usual beloved but sad and tortured characters, Chueh will unveil new techniques that reflects his dark… Continue
Strip away all of the excess and you may just end up living in a box. That's the concept behind, Paco, a white 3m x 3m x 3m cube designed by Jo Nagasaka & Sschemata Architecture Office Ltd. Offering the very minimum equipment to live in a small space; Paco houses only the necessities a table, a toilet, and a shower. It also comes with a pretty cool… Continue