Loving this ‘doggy-styled’ piece of design by great-great Japanese contemporary artist Yoshitomo Nara. ‘Crafted with both design and function in mind, Doggy Radio melds Nara’s dual loves: visual art & music. In addition to being a beautiful three-dimensional depiction of one of Nara’s well known canine characters, Doggy Radio is also a fully functional sound system.[...]
Love the concept behind these shoes designed by British designer Dominic Wilcox. The pair of ‘No Place Like Home GPS Shoes’, has a GPS system embedded in the heel of one of the shoes, an antenna in the other one and LEDs in both of the toes, leading you home where ever you are.. ‘I was[...]
First post about a drawer! A miniature jewelry drawer! This tiny little fellow is called ChibiDashi, reminding me of mr. Tofu, and is a miniature wooden drawer for small jewelry items. Item is designed by Conocoto, the name ChibiDashi is a blend of the Japanese words chibi (tiny) and hikidashi (drawer)._ _
Mr. Simo makes incredible looking self powered portable stereo systems, built into suitcases… The system can be connected to any device, including iPod, using a simple headphone plug and runs on batteries, lasting over 9 hours. Each case is custom made to the users liking. Options include: iPod/USB charger, extra batteries, TV screens, custom paint,[...]
Great designed wooden phone including a range of necessary apps, by brilliant English designer Kyle Bean in collaboration with designer / artist Thomas Forsyth. Design was made to be used as the cover and interior illustration for the magazine ‘Computer Arts’.
‘The Biome’ is a flora terrarium that is controlled by using your iPad, created by London-based designer Samuel Wilkinson. The climate conditions, water level and nutrients inside the biome are controlled by an app for smartphones and iPads. With the application the user is able to control the temperature, while low-energy lighting built into the top of[...]
If you need a speaker for your mobile device, you should consider buying this mini apple shaped iPod / iPhone speaker from natural apricot wood, made by Korea’s Destination Seoul. I’m loving it. You can buy it at Etsy.
Love these Terry Richardson ‘Uncle Terry’ toy figures by Uncle York! You can buy them at Colette and Uncle York / for some mysterious reason, the Colette ones are more expensive…