Design

Evil Dictators Show Their Softer Side by Embracing Plush Sleep Toys

April 16, 2014 Design
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Beijing based photographer, Chunlong Sun, has captured a remarkable series showing us the soft side of the world’s most evil dictators as they hug their plush stuffed animals, or did he? The pictures show each of these world leaders clutching at their stuffed animal, but the pictures are actually amazing creations from the digital editing […]

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Beautiful and Ingenius Mason Jar Rainbow Chandelier

April 7, 2014 Design
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Mason jars have been a feature found in American homes for over a century. Jars from tiny jelly jars to massive gallon pickling jars are found in pantries all across the nation, and around the world. Now you can have Mason jars as part of your home decor, too. The designers at Boots N Gus […]

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Swan Inspired Chairs by Ali Alavi

April 7, 2014 Design
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Giving your home a stunning and elegant look is always exciting, but often hard to do. This series of Swan Inspired Chairs by Ali Alavi provides an easy way to update a room with a modern sculptured feel. The chairs mimic the posture of a swan, turning its head back to look over its wing. […]

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Student Creates New Accordion Style Colgate Toothpaste Tube

April 3, 2014 Design
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Do you roll, squeeze, push, and shove to get that last dollop of toothpaste from the tube? Nicole Pannuzzo of Arizona State University came up with a clever new design for toothpaste tubes that she created a Colgate tube. The design switches from the standard style tube to an accordion style making it easy to get […]

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Watch The Creation of Hong Kong’s Infamous Neon Signs

March 30, 2014 Design
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Hong Kong is a city that never sleeps and at night glitters with thousands of neon lights on the fronts of stores, clubs, and inns. Imagine Hong Kong, or any major city, without the flickering beauty of neon signs. This video takes you on a journey through the creation process of neon lights as created […]

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Innovative Futon Transforms Design Possibilities in Tight Studio Apartments

March 29, 2014 Design
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Small living quarters are not foreign to most of us. We may have larger places now, but we can all remember the challenges of small bedrooms in our youth, or the horror of dorm rooms. Clei Doc is an innovative design that takes small living spaces that need to double as bedrooms and makes them […]

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90 Meter Slip-N-Slide Planed for Bristol’s High Street

March 28, 2014 Design
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If you do a quick search on YouTube, you can find dozens of fatally funny slip-n-slide accidents. Now imagine the fun and mayhem that can break out of if you lay down a 90 meter long Slip-N-Slide down the middle of a descending street in Bristol. This is not only possible, but has already been […]

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Furniture for the Nomadic Urban Explorer of the Future

March 27, 2014 Design
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Are you on the move? You never know where you are going to find the perfect place to lay down, sit, or to have place to enjoy a meal? This clever design by Makkink & Bey provides nomadic explorers to carry  everything they need. The piece can be used for a chair, for a comfortable […]

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Stunning Power Line Pylon Project in Iceland

March 27, 2014 Design
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The Iceland power line pylon design competition produced many amazing designs, but one idea stood head and shoulders above the others, literally. The design transformed industrial looking pylons into gigantic human sculptures, holding the lines aloft with their arms. The design was not only artistic, but highly functional. The figures can be posed to adjust […]

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Simplicity Meets Design With The Stackle Shelving System by Thinkk Studio

March 25, 2014 Design
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Fascinating designs often surprise us with their simplicity. The Stackle Shelving System designed by Thinkk Studio is just that type of product. The shelves are created from simple wooden batons, or small slats, which aid in keeping costs under control. The backing is made from small corrugated metal sheets, in random colors. The shelves are […]

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