January 24, 2009 § Leave a comment
If you hate the smell of a bath mat after a few months then you’ll surely be interested in La Chanh Nguyen’s Moss Carpet. La Chanh Nguyen idea was to shape nicely a rott-resistant foam called plastazote and « Read the rest of this entry »
January 22, 2009 § Leave a comment
In a previous post – Sycamore Nature Inspired Ceiling Fan – I have mentioned of the trend among engineers and industrial designers who are just starting to discover and study models in nature that evolved to perfect designs after millions of ears of evolution.
This time the serrated fins of humpback whales seem to be one more such brilliant design engineered by nature.
These bumps, called tubercles, are what’s allowing a whale the size of a truck « Read the rest of this entry »
January 22, 2008 § 3 Comments
As the global warming crisis and its consequences deepen, the rational use of water becomes vital. This is what Kechenyi Camille from France believes and this got her winning a honourable mention at designboom’s Dining in 2015 contest.
Here’s what she said about her design: « Read the rest of this entry »
January 16, 2008 § Leave a comment
Transformer furniture keeps better and better as personal space gets smaller and smaller. Italian designers at Flu imagined a stylish sofa-bed which even if shows it’s a 2-part mattress has something glamorous that make it suitable for elegant interiors. Equipped with a folding orthopedic mattress or with a memoform mattress, it comes in three versions: with a reclining head-board and with rectangular or roller backhead and armrests.
Here’s a detailed pic of the thing : « Read the rest of this entry »
October 23, 2007 § 1 Comment
Li Jianye’s concept of wastebasketball offers some joy to the waste bin corner in the home office with it’s sporty style.
Great for kids’ room. Even for the desk in my room it would bring some color and happyness to the actually boring and dark side where the paper bin lies. « Read the rest of this entry »
October 17, 2007 § Leave a comment
Line Depping from Denmark won the first prize at the Premio Vico Magistretti design contest where guys at designboom.com teamed up with DePadova from Italy to commemorat, Vico Magistretti- Italian designer and architect. « Read the rest of this entry »
October 1, 2007 § Leave a comment
Just like that, we need sometimes extra chairs for our guests and the solution in the image below, designed by Joel Hesselgren, does that. Ingeniously, two chairs can be attached together into a coffee-table that looks great in the living-room. « Read the rest of this entry »