Design

Ax Wielding Octopus

Ax Wielding Octopus

AAAHHHH!!! The Ax Wielding Octopus!! Imagine for a second…the octopus is chasing you, this is scary in itself but then you realise that some of those many arms are wielding axes!! Hunting you down!! Then what? Well…then you realise – its a cute creation by Japanese maker Hiné Mizushima. Mizushima was born and raised in […]

Laser Cut City

Laser Cut City

‘A World of Yesterday’s Tomorrows’ by Nadine Spencer a graduate of Nottingham Trent University. This fantastic intricate work is made up of nearly 800 laser cut buildings. That’s a lot of buildings to design, Nadine employed modern techniques such as laser cutting as well as traditional techniques such as hand cutting with a scalpel – that’s got to hurt after a while ouch! ‘Suspended […]

Medical Design

Medical Design

Hanna Mawbey is a graduate designer, maker and researcher based in Brighton and she has devoted her creative energy to designing new and improved medical devices.  The modern world’s medical advances have been astonishing to say the least, wiping out diseases, transplants, implants, reconstructions, the list is endless.  During these super innovative times it may […]

Graffiti Fun with the Inside Out Lamp

Graffiti Fun with the Inside Out Lamp

Look at this amazing lamp! Draw on this amazing lamp! Have fun and go nuts on this amazing lamp! And don’t worry, you wont get in trouble for drawing on the furniture…your suppose too.  Lin Yu-Nung‘s has designed this playful and fun lamp title ‘Inside Out Lamp’.  The lamp encourages kids (and adults) to draw all over it! The lamp is wrapped in […]

Textile Lighting Design

Textile Lighting Design

Check out this amazing Textile Lighting Design by Gemma Fernandes.  Fernandes is pushing the definition of textiles to its limits by introducing and exploring  different combinations of materials to create fascinating looking pieces!  Mesh, wood and even cocktail sticks have been used in Fernandes latest creations. On the Surface These fantastic vivid sculpted objects look great! Fernandes inspiration […]

WOOLY DESIGN AT THE DESIGN MUSEUM

WOOLY DESIGN AT THE DESIGN MUSEUM

Freyja Sewell, a London based designer currently in the Design Museum residency program has been studying wool and its applications in design.  As a new designer Sewell is acting on every great opportunity that presents itself, she believes that new thinking and approaches are more important now than they have ever been.  Freyja Sewell was commissioned by the Design Museum to work on the brief ‘Thrift’ […]

bespoke innovations

bespoke innovations

Before 2010 there was little or no interest in the aesthetics of prosthetic limbs, they were made to be purely functional however…since 2010 Bespoke Innovations have been over turning the perception of prosthetic limbs by introducing their ‘fairing’ designs.  The beautifully designed fairing panels fit over the prosthetic leg structure which instantly changes the perception […]

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 […]