Wednesday, 14 November 2012 14:19

House-Lamp by Lauren Daley

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"House-Lamp is a hand crafted, architecturally inspired luminary... beautiful by day and magical at night."

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These minimalistic photos of Munich's subway station remind me of Randy Scott Slavin and Thrash Lab.

Working as a creative director for an ad agency, Nick Frank developed a keen eye for composition and clean lines.

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Advertising Agency Y&R Malaysia has brought home many awards this year, topping off their success with a win at Kancil who named them "Agency of the Year." The Kuala Lumpur-based company is proud to represent Penguin Books, for whom they created the award-winning "Books for Every Interest" campaign. The designs are simple, elegant and guaranteed to catch the attention of new generations of readers. The campaign categorizes Penguin's various publications into accordingly designed penguins, inviting people to look twice at these beautiful logos.

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"Throughout the history of New York City, urban growth has been matched by grand civic gestures," says Roger Duffy, Design Partner of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (SOM), the New York City–based architecture firm. That's the same spirit that has inspired the firm's dramatic proposal for the redesign of Grand Central. SOM is one of three firms currently vying to restore the luster of Midtown East, and their proposal is our favorite. SOM's idea involves a sleek and futuristic–looking structure suspended in the air, not unlike the London Eye.

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Tuesday, 13 November 2012 03:13

Donky Bike - A New Utility Vehicle

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Donkey Bike is an innovative utility cargo bike designed by British industrial designer Ben Wilson. With rising gas prices, we can certainly use a bike like this!

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Monday, 12 November 2012 16:37

Mesin Chopping Board by Soup Studio

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A great conversation starter when you serve your guests--every host should own one of these boards!

The smart design allows you to carry finger-foods and glasses of wine simultaneously, while you hold the board like a painter's palette.

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Sunday, 11 November 2012 00:35

Cat and Mouse Door Knocker

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A creative bronze door knocker.

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Saturday, 10 November 2012 13:10

Flatmate - A Space-Saving Home Office Desk

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Flatmate, designed by Michael Hilgers for the German design company Magazin, is a sleek desk that's only 5 inches deep. This award-winning desk is perfect for a tiny NYC apartment!

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Formerly the lead print designer at Donna Karan, Elora Hardy left fashion to form Ibuku, a leading force in conscientious architectural design. Located in Bali, Ibuku focuses on building homes made from organic materials, especially bamboo. Ibuku's Green Village emphasizes a commitment to sustainable design and a deep awareness of the surrounding Balinese landscape. Built from locally–grown bamboo, Ibuku is also responsible for the Green School, which promotes education about sustainability and environmental kindness. 

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Thursday, 08 November 2012 12:51

“De Markies”- Designed by Eduard Böhtlingk

"De Markies (The Awning) was an entry in the Temporary Living competition 1985 and was conceived as a mobile home. On the road, it measures 2.00 m by 4.50 m, and once it has arrived at its destination its floorspace can be increased threefold in a matter of seconds. De Markies was awarded the Public Prize at the Rotterdam Design Prize 1996."

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