Design

Authentic Weather

Authentic Weather

I came across this interesting little app concept by self taught designer Tobias van Schneider. The Authentic Weather app is described by Schneider as ‘probably the most honest & human weather app out there’. He may be right, coming from a rainy country and even rainier city I cant help but think about the weather all the time and sometimes I even moan […]

CHIARA ONIDA

CHIARA ONIDA

Italian born designer Chiara Onida has created and been involved in the design of a number of exciting products and exhibitions. Onida graduated in 2010 from the MA Industrial Design course at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London, and from the BA Product Design at Polytechnic in Turin, Italy. A very active designer Onida has been freelancing […]

Hole in my Pocket

Hole in my Pocket

Allistair Burt is the founding member of the duo known as Hole in my Pocket, their  multi-disciplinary creative antics include film, painting, sculpture, design, architecture, illustration and building Victorian Storytelling Machines! The super active duo have in ‘recent times’ (the 21st Century) produced and directed short films for Channel 4, written short stories, created the Small World Experiment, tried to sort out […]

Greensprout studio

Greensprout studio

The Ecological Glass Bottle The ecological glass bottle created by Greensprout studio was arranged with an orchid, stones, woods and mosses. This simple but balanced eco-system is beautifully constructed and presented in a vintage styled medicine bottle. Caring for this elegant flower is effortless, it only has to be placed in a bright space with […]

Dee Raa Arts Fish, monkeys, monsters, hot cross buns and

Dee Raa Arts Fish, monkeys, monsters, hot cross buns and

Fish! Fish, monkeys, monsters, hot cross buns and Wilbur all the characters of imaginative Dee Raa Arts owner Kirsti.  Dee Raa Art’s work looks interesting, fun and funky and look as if they should be in a Pixar movie directed by Tim Burton!  The colourful characters made from polymer clay are all original creations with […]

Worlds Tallest Smartest Building

Worlds Tallest Smartest Building

Tall buildings are great! These massive structures with immense consideration to construction planning and execution really are impressive.  The view looking up at them is staggering, the view looking down from them is nauseating! A perfect place for a business meeting! The pursuit of the title of ‘The World’s Tallest Building’ seems to be increasingly […]

MP3 to 3D Printer

MP3 to 3D Printer

Lovely 3D printed plastic produced by a Objet Connex500 resin printer! Ooh! Check out this amazing experiment by designer Amanda Ghassaei, she has created a 3D printed 12″ vinyl record that transforms the digital audio files of the likes of Nirvana, New Order among others into playable ‘old timey’ records! How cool is that! Ghassaei wanted to explore the limits of 3D […]

Microsoft Holodeck

Microsoft Holodeck

Star Trek’s Holodeck was an amazing concept! Transform a room into any environment you wish; an interior designers dream! No paint, no plaster, no snagging list just push a few buttons and BAM there you are, a new environment without leaving the room.  Very futuristic stuff indeed but it seems that Microsoft is taking the first steps towards this […]

Super Material Graphene

Super Material Graphene

Graphene aka the super material could be the next game changer! Prof Andre Geim and Prof Kostya Novoselov of the University of Manchester first discovered the graphene crystals derived from graphite in 2004 using pencil graphite and scotch tape! Since the discovery in 2004 using the very simple method of scotch tape and pencils this area of material science has […]

What the Flock?

What the Flock?

Dhaka – What a great image of individuals going about their busy days! Crowd sourcing platforms are great!! They literally give people the ability to do anything they want! There are so many versatile projects on crowd sourcing websites – its cool after cool after cool which brings us to this latest crowd sourcing project – First Bus Map of […]