Sandro Alvarado

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What Would an Airplane Designed Specifically for Pro Athletes Look Like? Teague and Nike Show Us

Teague and Nike recently teamed up to work on a rather interesting concept: the Athlete's Plane, an airplane interior designed specifically for …

Cool Badge Design Collection

I'm a fan of little marks & badge designs and I see a lot of brand using different badges to represent them so I decided to select some really cool …

Vintage Labels Vol. 4 by Yaniv Kamak

Vintage Labels for your own Projects.<p>Graphic designer Yaniv Kamak has created this set of stunning and customizable <b>vintage labels</b>. The set includes 8 …

Graphic Design

Make-A-Wish Helps Batkid Save the City of San Francisco

Today, a 5-year-old named Miles Scott is having a day he'll never forget. Battling leukemia since he was just one, Miles is fulfilling his dream of becoming Batkid with the help of Make-A-Wish Foundation and thousands upon thousands of supportive fans who are in San Francisco. (See original post, …

San Francisco

Alek Decorative Script Font Family by Fenotype

Alek – A Playful Script Type Family.<p>The decorative <b>Alek</b> script font family was designed in 2013 by Emil Karl Bertell (Font Publisher: Fenotype). This …

Typography

Ostrich Pillow Light: For Napping on the Go

Designers Kawamura-Ganjavian and Studio Banana Things continue to work hard to make all of our nap dreams come true (here and here) with their …

Don’t Steal This Bag!

If life could be so simple as this anti-bag theft solution! The Easy Lock makes it so easy (no pun intended) for you to take a nap at the airport, …

Kickstarting: A Modular Kit To Transform Empty Storefronts Into Pop-Up Shops

miLES aims to revive the Lower East Side’s hundreds of unrented spaces, one pop-up at a time.<p>Manhattan’s Lower East Side is a bubbling nexus of housing, commerce, and consumerism. You live here, you shop here, you stroll here, you play here–that is, if you can afford it all. Call it an urban …

Elephants in the Kitchen – Brand Identity by Bluerock Design

Elephants in the Kitchen.<p>Boston-based graphic design and photography studio Bluerock Design created the brand identity and packaging for Elephants in …

Graphic Design

A Time-Lapse Video of the New SF Bay Bridge

Eight years later and the Bay Bridge is finally up. As the much-neglected stepsibling of the more famous Golden Gate, it's lain dormant for years …

We Present to You Scrubba Wash Bag Giveaway!

Tuvie has teamed up with Scrubba Wash Bag Team to bring you this giveaway contest. If you are an avid traveler and curious about Scrubba Wash Bag; …

Bikepacking

Typography Mania #203

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design works on the web, from type videos to …

Comment on Chef’s Cafe – Brand Identity by Fox in Sox Design Studio by RUEICHEN

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Taiwan

The Living Cube by Till Koenneker

Germany-born, Switzerland-based designer Till Koenneker took matters into his own hands when he moved into a studio apartment that had no storage. …

Handwritten Lettering by Chris Yoon

The Lost Art of Hand Lettering<p>Hand crafted chalkboard lettering by Chris Yoon, an Atlanta-based graphic designer specializing in illustration and …

Typography

Daily Inspiration #1554

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Typography Mania #202

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design works on the web, from type videos to …

Indiegogo Project Aims to Fund Credit Card-Size Phone Power Packs

We’ve written a lot about the limited battery life of the modern smartphone, and how it needs to change in the future. A glimpse of that is being provided by an Indiegogo project out of Singapore that aims to introduce a wireless charger that’s about the size and width of a credit card.<p>The WiFlux …

Interview: Todd Barket of Unionmade

<b>Advertorial content:</b><p>A major player in the world of menswear retail, San Francisco's Unionmade has been outfitting the Bay Area's growing population of sharp dressers since 2009. By specializing in a classic, casual West Coast aesthetic, the ever-growing boutique has blossomed along with the …

Clothing

Daily Inspiration #1545

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Clever Negative Space Artworks

I've been thinking about creating an artwork exploring negative space and while looking for some inspiration on Pinterest I came across with some …

College Student Put His Life Savings Into Tesla, Made A Killing

A year later, he's glad he ignored their warnings.<p>The 22-year-old student at the University of California, Berkeley invested $30,000 into Tesla stock a year ago and has parlayed it into an investment worth approximately $250,000 today.<p>"I was always preaching to my friends, 'Tesla's gonna be huge' …

Credit Card-Sized Tools Perfect for the Handyman's Wallet

“Sometimes the best tool for the job is the one within reach,” explains George Laituri, father of the two designers who have created a set of clever, useful, and compact tools. Brother Dave and Calvin Laituri have launched an already successful Kickstarter campaign to fund Tul.<p>Created out of laser …

Crowd Funding

Wacom Making Triple New Product Push for the Fall

Looks like the folks at Wacom's skunkworks have been busy. This week they've announced not one, but three new products coming out this fall, targeted …

Vantigo San Francisco

Erik and Amy Hormann felt that as a young, entrepreneurial couple, they needed some justification for buying a bright red 1971 Volkswagen Van—as if owning a bright red 1971 Volkswagen Van wasn't justification alone. With so many on-the-go services on the rise in cities like San Francisco, the …

San Francisco

Lower Manhattan Retail Roundup: Shinola, Best Made Co. & McNally Jackson Store Offer Covetable Things in Beautiful Settings

Our Pop-Up Institute for Craft & Ingenuity opens in just a few hours—get a behind-the-scenes look here—but on those rare occasions when we're not …

Dwell

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Home Tours

The ChargeCard

Few tech products are actually as portable as they claim to be. A hardware design team from San Francisco is out to make things right with tools designed for the "modern nomad." By reducing a USB cable down to its core elements, the team created the ChargeCard. It's a thin smartphone cable—perfect …

San Francisco

Mend Branding and Packaging Project by Katie Tonkovich

Mend Survival Kits.<p>This is a well designed branding and packaging project by Katie Tonkovich, San Francisco, California based graphic design, …