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Sleek Handmade Bikes Built by Sueshiro Sano

Sleek Handmade Bikes Built by Sueshiro Sano

If you like bikes, your going to love these sleek handmade bikes built by Sueshiro Sano who also happens to be a Shipwright. Sueshiro Sano makes ligthweight, bespoke wooden bicycles in his Tokyo workshop. These fanatastic and beautiful bikes take three months to build and are a 100% tailor made. As you would imagine a bicycle […]

Hydroflex Retro Skateboards

Hydroflex Retro Skateboards

WOW! Only 50 hours to go before this fantastic Kickstarter project comes to an end! DUN DUN DUN! Hydroflex is a skateboard born from a surfboard. The team behind Hydroflex created the skateboards from leftover materials from making surfboards, they created the skateboards firstly for themselves and then their friends who wanted them too! One […]

Art Wars

Art Wars

Check out these fantastically recreated stormtrooper helmets created for the Art Wars exhibition. The helmets have had there make over by a number of world renowned artists and designers including Damien Hirst, David Bailey, Yinka Shonibare MBE and Mr Brainwash among others. The helmets were created using the original molds from the first Star Wars film in 1976. Art Wars was founded by […]

Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween is fast  approaching! Yeeeeaah! and that means that you must dress up (or die).  Below are some fab Halloween Costume Ideas. Some are easier than others but they are all definitely doable. Honestly their is so many diy Halloween Costume Ideas online that I am not sure which one to go for! hmm…   Pinhead Hellraiser. OUF!   […]

Carbon Negative Building Block

Carbon Negative Building Block

Who doesn’t love talking about bricks! Check out that bad boy above, the Carbon Buster. Lignacite have developed a carbon negative building block. This is a fantastic step forward for the construction industry in creating zero-carbon homes. The brick is made from 50% recycled material, it consists of an amalgam of cement, sand and water, the brick is also made up of […]

Design Evolution: Playstation

Design Evolution: Playstation

Theres nothing more fascinating that seeing a product grow up, design evolution is present all around us with some more obvious examples than others. Only looking back can we see products grow up, mature and be tweaked to market trends. The Playstation 1 or know in those days (1994) the Playstation. A special type of […]

Friends of the Graveyard

Friends of the Graveyard

  I had a brilliant day out at Edinburgh’s Doors Open Day when I was treated to a guided tour of the Calton New Burial Ground.  In 2010, this graveyard, along with four others in Edinburgh’s World Heritage site, was placed on the World Monument’s Watch List, and identified as a site of international importance that […]

3D Printed Surfboards

3D Printed Surfboards

Surfboards are fun, exciting, outdoorsy and now 3D Printed thanks to MADE Boards. Shanon Marks and Mark Laughlin have created MADE Boards to offer people affordable bespoke equipment with 3D Printing technology at the company’s core. The custom design process starts off with an app downloaded to your smartphone which tracks and records the users preferences and specifics when surfing such […]

Soap-encased toy aims to improve kids hygiene

Soap-encased toy aims to improve kids hygiene

Check out this nifty new product that mixes behaviorism, hygiene and rewards into a single potentially life saving bar of soap. This simple but effective product was created in collaboration with Y&R, Saftey Lab, Dare to Share and Blikkiesdorp4Hope with the aim of improving kids hygiene in South Africa. The toy that is encased in the soap acts as an incentive for […]

3D Printed Skateboard

3D Printed Skateboard

Another functional, customizable and cool step forward for 3D Printing is this 3D printed skateboard design by artist Sam Abbot. This fab double tipped skateboard is the creative result of a collaborative competition by 3D Print UK and CGTrader. The design itself is made of a matrix of spheres and circles creating a fantastic imagery.   As for the board, its reported to be fully ridable but may not be […]