If you've ever dreamed of taking old, dilapidated buildings and turning them into wonderful, livable homes, here's an inspirational story you'll want to read. Cortney and Robert Novogratz are serial renovators who find joy and happiness in turning the ordinary into extraordinary. Their company, called Sixx Design (named after their six children which has now turned… Continue
A spectacularly brilliant idea! Rona, the largest Canadian retailer and distributor of hardware, renovation and gardening products, recently announced their used paint recovery program across its stores. "This new program for municipal hazardous or special waste, often called 'household hazardous waste,' will help ensure that consumer products such as left over paints… Continue
Floating jellyfish, sea urchins, and underwater castles of light - these are all part of the Swarovski Crystal Palace Collection of couture lighting and art. Each conceived and created by a notable design house, the pieces are really inspiring, breathtaking, remarkable.
Love this poster of Mahattan (titled 'Man Hat Tan') that was a collaboration between Three Potato Four and designer Jim Datz. It combines several of their loves (and ours) - New York City, typography, color, 50's inspired illustrations, and urban signage.
The first edition quickly sold out (in a week and a half)…
Marcio Kogan’s Panama House is a residence designed for art. Located in São Paulo, Brazil, the house makes a powerful but subdued statement in its low, open, elongated elegance — a hallmark of Kogan’s architecture.
In the past few years, the award-winning, Brazilian-born architect’s Studio MK27 has produced a steady stream of low-rise, boxy work – all with an uncanny intimacy, yet without any of…
If you're one of those people who loves the artistic idea behind the music group, Gorillaz, you're going to want to watch this 91-minute documentary tracking the history of the most successful animated band ever.
Bananaz, which will be released on DVD on June 1, was shot by filmmaker Ceri Levy and begins in the late '90s at the birth of the concept band… Continue
Next time your boss pissed you off just bust out one of these hilarious file folders and take it into a meeting. You'll either get a few chuckles or be fired immediately. Just don't blame me if you get fired. (But I'll take the credit if you get a few laughs or get promoted for your wit and bravery!)