Melbourne-based creative studio Yoke recently came out with a hilarious series for anyone who's dating a designer. Yes, this list isn't for designers themselves, rather it's for the ones who have fallen head over heels in love with an actual designer. Not only has Yoke created some images that go with each fact, they've also elaborated on each item. It's an honest take on the good, the bad…
Added by alice on February 23, 2014 at 10:00am —
What's it like to be dyslexic? To struggle with reading because letters and words seem to have no order? UK-based designer Sam Barclay decided to show people what he's challenged with on a daily basis with a powerful new book. His Kickstarter project, "I Wonder What It's Like to be Dyslexic," aims to educate people like teachers and parents on what it feels like to be face to… Continue
Added by alice on November 7, 2013 at 12:00pm —
You may already be aware that designer Paul Smith has the ultimate creative workspace, but we're going to bet that you've never seen it quite like this. To make this one-of-a-kind portrait, Nottingham, UK-photographer David Baird shot and then meticulously stitched together, over a course of 20 hours, 180 high resolution still images of Smith's office. At… Continue
Added by alice on June 3, 2013 at 9:30am —
Canadian designer James White has created some very cool "unofficial" NASA patches for their newest missions. MAVEN
, which stands for Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, is set to launch in 2013. It will explore the planet’s upper atmosphere, ionosphere and interactions with the sun and solar wind.
The second is… Continue
Added by alice on August 12, 2011 at 11:30am —
As the creative director at Carmichael Lynch, Brock Davis has helped his agency win numerous awards including the prestigious Cannes Lion for creative excellence. More than that, Davis keeps his ideas flowing, constantly pushing his own creative boundaries by his self-initiated projects where he works in a variety of different mediums. These include sculpting, photographing, drawing and, of… Continue
Added by alice on December 18, 2010 at 9:00am —
It's not often that we get excited about a work chair but when it's beautifully designed like this, well, that's a different story. Industrial designer Yves Béhar recently collaborated with Herman Miller to release the new SAYL chair. This ergonomic chair has a frameless back and was, in fact, inspired by a landmark in his own hometown, the Golden Gate… Continue
Added by alice on October 10, 2010 at 8:30am —
is a mexican design collective that took the task to bring together four Mexican designers for his new project: Designer notebooks.
Our four designers are: Choper Nawers
from Sinaloa, Hellosobre
from Acapulco, Kaadent
from Mexico City.
There are four different designs and each notebook has an exclusive style… Continue
Added by champu chinito on August 5, 2010 at 11:28pm —
Unbearable Lightness is an amazing art installation from Dutch designer Tomáš Gabzdil which features 40,000 bees and a honeycomb sculpture of a martyred Jesus Christ.
Industrious bees created a honeycomb skin over the laser sintered framework, before filling each cell with honey they produce. Next, the bees worked hard to remove the honey from the cells… Continue
Added by Eugene on June 23, 2010 at 3:00pm —
Founded in Melbourne by designer Vivienne Gibson, Chewed by Tuesday
is based on random items that people chew, but aren't meant to! Her first collection pays homage to the forgotten favourite, the BIC pen lid.…
Added by Yasmine Zalek on April 18, 2010 at 2:12pm —
To create the gown, more than 1,800 flowers were individually cut and sewn from 600 Peanut M&M wrappers, a time-consuming process that took over 100 hours of labor.
More info here.…
Added by Yasmine Zalek on April 18, 2010 at 2:10pm —
I'm obsessed with bicycles and designers, and the two worlds have met, collided and birthed my new wants. Here's some designer bikes a.k.a. the most expensive bicycle you'll ever own. Check out all 8 here…
Added by Jose Genao on March 22, 2010 at 3:00pm —
Funny cartoons by Core 77. View the rest here.… Continue
Added by Yasmine Zalek on February 15, 2010 at 11:18am —
Designer Karl Grandin
takes 180 animal-based logo marks and compiles them into a pattern which is then made into a lovely sweater!
Added by Yasmine Zalek on December 22, 2009 at 3:58am —
is offering iPhone and iPod Touch user their unique Pantone color cases, available in 8 hot Pantone Colors with free personalization either with 2 lines of text and/or a logo. At only $19.99, this would make a great gift this Christmas season, for your designer-creative friends.
[via Design… Continue
Added by Yasmine Zalek on December 13, 2009 at 7:49am —
Do you love what you do? Do you wake up in the morning, spring out of bed and get excited about your plans for the day? If the answer is no, take a look at Frank Chimero's simple lesson plan. He created it for a lecture given last week at Portland State Universy's design department. Titled, Love What You Do, Frank gives us clear and simple instructions on how to…
Added by alice on November 9, 2009 at 2:00pm —
Do you love what you do? Do you wake up in the morning, spring out of bed and get excited about your plans for the day? If the answer is no, take a look at Frank Chimero's simple lesson plan. He created it for a lecture given just recently at Portland State Universy's design department. Titled, Love What You Do, Frank gives us clear and simple instructions on how to do just that.
Frank Chimero is a designer and illustrator who's…
Added by alice on November 9, 2009 at 2:00pm —
By Swiss designer Mayari.
The ribbons are made from used beverage cartons.
Added by Yasmine Zalek on September 27, 2009 at 1:10pm —
Et tu, Kate? Kate Moss
in Marc Jacobs
Stars at Monday night's annual Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum in New York City sported a few, um, unconventional looks.
We call this one:
"Rome-ing" around in Calvin Klein Collection
This! Is!… Continue
Added by PANDA JU on May 6, 2009 at 12:30am —
Waiting for tonight! Blake Lively in Versace
It ain't over yet. Stars at Monday night's annual Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum in New York City sported a few, um, unconventional looks. Apparently, someone forgot to tell Roxanne that she don't have to turn on the red light.
We call this one: "The Bunny Ranch Madam .. and Her Bunnies"
Cindy Crawford in custom Versace…
Added by PANDA JU on May 6, 2009 at 12:01am —
Don't call it a comeback! Rihanna in Dolce & Gabbana
The damage continues. Stars at Monday night's annual Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum in New York City sported a few, um, unconventional looks.
We call this one: "The Hitman"
Lake Bell in -- if I tell you, I'd have to kill you, j/k, it's -- Rag & Bone
Stella Tennant in vintage Helmut Lang
, reaching… Continue
Added by PANDA JU on May 5, 2009 at 11:30pm —