Design

Casio G-Shock 17 years on

Casio G-Shock 17 years on

It’s been 17 years since I bought my very own first watch which was a yellow Casio G-Shock and it is amazing!! When I first bought the watch it was a fantastic vibrant yellow with chunky extreme styling to cope with the demands of life! I remember the experience well, as if it were yesterday.  It was 1995 […]

Eyetoons

Eyetoons

Eyetoons by Ian Traynor is a fantastic project that was successfully funded on kickstarter.  Eyetoons is a super fun way of combining design and music! This quirky well designed and fantastically illustrated book is great fun! The idea is simple; you look at the clues and work out the song and the artist.  Check out […]

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 […]

Why we are using Dropbox

Why we are using Dropbox

At Pinso we have decided to start using Dropbox, why? There’s lots of reasons, one reason is its easy to access  our images from the one location! Pinso is based in the UK, Europe and Asia – that’s a lot of emails and file sharing but if we use Dropbox we can have all our images and documents […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]