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Hamwells e-Shower Connects Your Shower To The Internet Of Things (And Bathing)

In the near future, all of our shower accoutrements will be connected. In fact, everything from your soap to the loofah will talk to your e-Shower head if Hamwells has anything to say about it.<p>The e-Shower, which launched today onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt London, is basically a standing shower …

Back to the Future "brought the future closer" say designers

Sci-fi movie Back to the Future II created a "self-fulfilling prophecy" that helped shape today's interactions and objects, according to contemporary …

Sexier Office Supplies

Ditch the cheap industrial office supplies for Deniable Studio’s collection of stationary designed to flatter your desk top with a refined material …

Tinsel’s Hidden Headphone Necklace: The Dipper

Even with all the options traditional jewelry offers as inspiration for wearables, tech companies are still stuck primarily integrating technology …

Nuts and Bolts ID: The Polypropylene Stakrak Folding Box

Shrinks down to 20% of its size when not needed<p>We've all heard that "Time is money." Less often said, but no less true, is that these days space is …

A toilet cleaner with a soul

Simple design is always the best type of design. Add to that a beautiful story, and you have a winner of a product! The Bloom toilet brush stands out …

Industrial Design

Japanese Bonsai Tree Takes a 10-Year Journey Around the Globe

Conceptual artist Azuma Makoto pushes the boundaries of traditional Japanese flower arrangement, taking his plant and flower designs to entirely new levels. Makoto's 10-year project <i>Shiki: Landscape and Beyond,</i> captures the journey of a Japanese white pine bonsai tree around (and above) the globe. …

Colombian Bookstore's Design Changes as You Explore Its Interior

As visitors move through the Colombia-based 9 Bookstore and Caf, they will find themselves traversing through several, exploration-worthy environments. There are the bookcases that mimic castle libraries as they spectacularly stretch up to touch the ceiling and, on the ground floor, there's a wall …

Stow-able Stool Stripped to Simplistic Perfection

The Hyundai Collection Stool is a slim as they come! Stripped to the bare essentials, it’s designed to be as easy to use as it is to take on the go, …

The Best Winter Coats To Keep You Snug And Stylish This Season

26 images<p>Winter coats are the staple in any wardrobe, and this season we've been overwhelmed with choice...<p>The silver lining to the clouds in the sky …

Elevating Expectations

I’m not usually a fan of ladylike accessories, but this Marc Jacobs purse is cool enough to make me reconsider. The silver studs give it a youthful twist.

Marc Jacobs

Elderly People Look At Their Younger Reflections In This Beautiful Photo Series By Tom Hussey

‘Reflections of The Past’ is an award-winning photo series by commercial advertising photographer Tom Hussey. The photographs show an elderly person …

Beginners, Try These 4 Tips to Help You Shoot Like the Pros

There exists in society an unfortunate idea that gear is the chief distinction between a professional and an amateur photographer. Sure, there may be …

Nude Portraits in Which the Photographer Himself Is Unclothed

For <i>Nude Portraits</i>, Utah-based photographer Trevor Christensen subverts the conventional understanding of the genre by stripping himself—and not his …

Natural Landscapes Monday: Sunrise at Dead Horse Point

Dead Horse Point is a State Park in southern Utah, tucked in between the more famous Canyonlands and Arches National Parks. While it can’t compete in …

#InHonor Portraits Make Visible the Violence that Has Been Done to Black Bodies, Cry Out for Change

“The sad and harsh reality for Black people is that there is nothing that separates the Trayvons, Erics, and Sandras from any of us,” says …

Hem’s Addictive, Custom Shelving Tool Teases Responsive Furniture To Come

Easily configurable, custom furniture: It’s the anti-Ikea, and the latest trend in interior design.<p>Responsive design has already taken over the web, with apps and sites that can automatically stretch and shrink to fit on tablets or televisions with equal comfort.<p>Now, we’re seeing that same trend …

Paper Crafts by Hattie Newman

Numerous Paper Crafts and miniature stages by Hattie Newman.<p>Look at these beautiful paper crafts by Hattie Newman. The London, United Kingdom based …

Crafting

These Elegant Wire Frame Chairs Pay Homage To Picasso Line Drawings

“Good artists borrow, great artists steal,” Picasso purportedly said, and he did seem to live and work by that mantra. And if you’re going to steal, why not steal from Picasso? Case in point: our coverage of Picasso-inspired manicures, Picasso-inspired fashion and even an Apple training program …

This Spiraling Wooden Lamp Folds Like A Fan To Pack Flat

Lamps: excellent at mood lighting, much worse at being transported. Luckily, a few innovative designers have come up flat pack options, like this 3-D printed shade and this easily assembled reading lamp. The Swedish design firm Kovac is entering the market with their own solution to the clunky …