Protect your Brain!

Protect your Brain!

Have a look at some of these fantastic designs of helmets past and present.  Helmet design has evolved massively over the years with the introduction of new materials and making methods!  What’s fascinating to see is the different levels of protection and function of design for each helmet.  Each helmet has been designed for a specific purpose, can you […]

Weird and Wonderful

Weird and Wonderful

Looking for an interesting piece of jewellery?  Have a look at this weird and wonderful jewellery created by Kate Gilliland.  Look closely at Gilliland’s work and you’ll be wondering, is this real? Well of course it is! Gilliland’s work instantly creates curiosity and wonder! The jewellery is created by using found dead animals, Gilliland treasures […]

Random International Rain Room

Random International Rain Room

Singing in the rain or not. The Rain Room is Random International’s first in a series of projects that specifically explore the role of the viewer, pushing people outside their comfort zones and extracting their base auto-responses and personality types.  Very Interesting! Looking at these great images you would be sure that the people are […]

The Exquisite Forest

This Exquisite Forest! Be part of this fantastic global art collaboration! The Exquisite Forest is an online collaborative art project that lets users create short animations that build and branch off another as they explore a specific theme.  What’s so great about this is that it is open to everyone on the web and that […]

Warped Textiles

Warped Textiles

We are happy to introduce Chantal Balmer a fantastic innovative textile designer! Balmer studied at the Glasgow School of Art (GSA) graduating in 2001, from there she has continued to have a fantastic career in designing and developing textiles! She has received numerous awards and praise for her designs.  In 2009 she was commissioned to design and weave a unique ribbon commemorating the 100th anniversary of […]

James Dowdell and the Power Flower

James Dowdell and the Power Flower

The Happy Power Flower James Dowdell and the Power Flower! Dowdell is a fantastic new designer who has created this fascinating twist on energy meters! No more boring numbers, graphs or displays tucked away somewhere that will be forgotten about.  The Power Flower is an energy meter with a difference! Dowdell had designed the Power Flower to be a desirable object, something that people would […]

Gemma Land Print Designer

Gemma Land Print Designer

The Strawberry Hill Collection by Gemma Land Print Designer. Print and Textile designer Gemma Land has been building on her career since graduating from the London College of Communication and introducing her first collection the ‘Bourgeois Utopias’, the first collection was inspired by and featured beautiful black and white images of English suburban houses, Bourgeois Utopias was a […]

George Braham Designer

George Braham Designer

  The Life Ring New Designer George Braham has designed an interesting alternative to the classic water rescue Life Ring.  While researching the life ring Braham had noted a number of areas that could be improved, firstly the design has remained largely unchanged in the last one hundred years and secondly the life ring design […]

Fresh Sense Taiwan

Fresh Sense Taiwan

For anyone who missed it, Fresh Sense Taiwan was exhibiting for the first time at Tent London celebrating Taiwan’s creative industry.  The show featured 18 of Taiwan’s top creative studios which include KEV Design Studio, 22 Design Studio and DESIGNBURG.  The fantastic welcoming and energetic pavilion was designed by o/i Studio and Phalanx Creative.  The pavilion’s design strikes a delicate  balance between contemporary styling […]

TRAKKE

TRAKKE

We are happy to be introducing TRAKKE!! This fantastic company produces some seriously tough bags for cyclists and adventurists! Trakke was started by Alec Farmer who studied Visual Communication at the Glasgow School of Art, Farmer graduated last year (2011) and since then he and Trakke have been ploughing their way through to these amazing heavy duty well designed messenger bags […]