Designed specifically to fit the curves of the human body in a relaxed setting these dishes created by Andrea Marin remind me of bed pans. But they are not for use in a hospital! They're for a comfortable picnic among friends.
I think this is a great idea for something a step above the traditional paper…
The basic challenge of creating a clever logo design in black and white color scheme is to convey the company message in a thoughtful way. Here is a compilation of 25 thoughtful “black and white” logo designs for your inspiration
The ultimate book of design, Phaidon Design Classics, was previously available only as a three volume set for $175. Now for only $20 you can carry it around on your iPad. This well researched collection lays out the best objects of industrial design for the past 200 years. The items can be browsed chronologically, by designer, or by category. Here is the description from their website:
"The application offers, at the touch of a… Continue
This guy gives Micheal Jackson's song a whole new meaning...
Flickr user SiLver sKY spotted this highly-reflective dude over at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles. "I was in LA and this guy shows up in a suit from head to toe made of glass," he says. "I thought it was pretty cool. I asked him if I could take a picture from below. So this is me laying on the…
This is one of the best installations I've seen in awhile. TrustoCorp shakes things up in New York City with these new rebranded products that recently found their way onto store shelves. Combining quality design, public awareness, and some good ole' fashioned mischief, the anonymous board of directors of the Rebranding division of TrustoCorp Intl. went all out in…
A logo design is a reflection of a company’s corporate identity. That is why when companies merge, on several occasions their logo designs undergo similar treatment. When two or more corporate brands decide to unite, either through a merger or an acquisition, it often gives birth to a new corporate logo.
But logo design merger of two corporate brands is not an easy activity to execute. The companies involved must ensure that the logo merger can successfully elucidate what is… Continue
Added by sam anderson on March 31, 2010 at 11:29pm —
For moms who want to remember how their precious newborn looked when he or she was first born, here comes the creepiest memento ever. Artist Glenda Etwart creates hyper-realistic dolls that not only look like your baby, with the exact skin-tone and birthmark, it can even smell like him or her too. It takes about a month for Etwart to create each newborn. In fact, about…
The new 2011 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet uses two technological innovations and extensive testing to provide a comfortable top-down ride for four passengers even on the coldest of days. Using their new AIRCAP and AIRSCARF systems they can provide a blanket of air around passengers that is fully customizable. Want the wind in your hair? You can have it. Want to keep your new hairdo unmussed? You can have it. Want to be warm and cozy with the top down at 70 mph? You… Continue
Now what would you do if you saw this skeleton bike cruising down your street? Would you hide in fear or squeal in delight? Well, if you're apart of theMET, I'm guessing you'd squeal. This fully functional bike was designed by Eric Tryon. Freaky detail? The arms and head actually move whenever you make a turn. Clearly the coolest design for a mode of transportation since… Continue
Added by alice on March 20, 2010 at 11:00pm —
What a lovely design! If you've wanted to use a re-usable water bottle but hated the clunky design, here's something for you. 321 Water is a beautifully designed water bottle that has a unique plunger mechanism with a built-in filter so you can turn any tap water into filtered water. Not only will you help the environment, you'll have fresh, filtered water right at your… Continue
A Birth Day Jean-sébastien Deheeger is a French illustrator who's created some very cute and clever designs that will speak to your inner child. He cites his personal experiences as inspiration and he likes taking simple objects and putting a funny twist on them. I particularly love his characters' expressions.
With Spring just around the corner (at least for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere) what better time is there to send someone one of these awesome cards that grows into a garden? Postcarden sells these awesome cards in three different versions. The one shown above is called Allotment. Below are City and Botanical. Each card comes with instructions and seeds. The recipient only needs to add… Continue
More like peal-away borders than traditional wallpaper per say, this idea lets home owners blend the best of stylish professional design with unique, personal and artistic decorative touches. So easy a kid could do it.
This is a bit like wallpapering in reverse. Sound complex? The concept is simple: add the peal-away paper elements to a selected wall surface, decorate with paint on the in-between spaces and pull back the sticky tape-like…
As a huge fan of modern or minimalist interpretations of old movie or tv shows, I was pleased to see Laz Marquez's work pop up on Neatorama today. His retro-modern Hitchcock posters have most definitely been inspired by Saul Bass' original posters, as explained below. Quite…
Until I saw this video I thought I was pretty smart. Well Pranav Mistry is now the smartest guy I've ever seen. This talk, filmed last November at TED India, is the most eye-opening thing I've seen in a long, long time. Pranav shows us how to close the gap between the data in our computers and the objects we interact with in the real world. For under $300 in hardware he produced his Sixth-Sense device that will totally blow your mind. Don't even think about… Continue
I repainted my walls. And for some time now...I've been pondering about what else to do with them. While looking for options I stubled upon these. I quite like them. The Pong one is cool. Might go for something like that, just to test it out. Still thinking about it.
It's not a completely new idea, But... these leave no marks when it's removed. So whether you leave it on or take it down..there will be regrets. And it enables you to… Continue
Inka's post on What the World Eats made us truly appreciate how our cultural diversity plays into our food choices. Hamburg-based German photographer Oliver Schwarzwald delves specifically into our most important meal of the day with his series, "Breakfast." Here, he… Continue