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Sip Smarter with the Viora Coffee Lid

With a conventional coffee cup lid, even the slightest jolt can send scalding liquid out of the porthole, only to be caught by the dish-like design, awaiting a second opportunity to splash onto you. Further, the lid traps all aromas inside, rendering your $4 pour-over barely more flavorful than a …

OLED Dandelion Lights by Takao Inoue | Colossal

<p>These beautiful lights were designed by cinematographer Takao Inoue as part of a small exhibition on display at Milano Salone earlier this year. The …

Create Your Own Mini Villages with the Bonkei Planters

I couldn’t help but fall in love at first sight when spotting these minimal Ienami Bonkei planters by Metaphys. Inspired by foliage from ancient …

Japanese Culture

Manuel Lima: The Book of Trees

Data is a powerful tool. Whether it's used for education, research, policies or everyday decision-making, numbers hold power—and often a simple value doesn't best convey their meaning. Portuguese-born and NYC-based designer, researcher and author Manuel Lima gives meaning to data through …

TinkerBots: Modular Robotic Toys a la Living Lego

Let's be clear about two things: 1. I am a tech luddite; 2. I, coincidentally, grew up broke playing with sticks and rocks, and <i>galdang it</i> I liked it. …

Beautiful Houses: the Grands Jardins

Today we will show you the beautiful the Grands Jardins in Canada, a project by Bourgeois Lechasseur Architectes. This place is amazing. The use of …

Architecture

This Martini-liveried LEGO Porsche 911 RSR is awesome

Classic Porsche racing lines, recreated with interlocking bricks.<p>If you haven't yet seen <i>The Lego Movie</i>, go out and get yourself inspired to build something. Take this, for instance: Malte Dorowski's exacting tribute to the Porsche 911 RSR. Built in 1974, the actual race car was a privateer racer's …

Lego

SUPERBAMBI: A Chair with Many Functions

It’s a chair! It’s a step stool! It’s SUPERBAMBI! (I couldn’t resist) What’s SUPERBAMBI, you ask? It’s the aforementioned and then some. It’s a smart …

Furniture

Duffy London's MK1 Mini Transforming Table Morphs from Coffee Console to Dining Space in Seconds

Duffy London is really good at giving everyday furniture essentials fun, design-savvy flair. Most recently, we saw their swinging table at this …

Furniture

“100mph Bike”

<b>May 09.13 – “100mph bike”</b><p>The 100mph bike, speed bike or any one of the working titles that has been used for this project by the people involved. Its …

Old Junk Repurposed Into Playfully Detailed Bug Sculptures

French artist Edouard Martinet has an incredible talent for seeing bits and pieces of junk as more than just piles of trash. With great detail and precision, the artist assembles everything from bike chains and clock springs to old spoons and cake tins to form a variety of amazing bug …

DIN Neuzeit Grotesk Font Family by Linotype

DIN Neuzeit Grotesk.<p>The ‘light Neuzeit-Grotesk typeface was originally designed in 1928 by Wilhelm Pischner for type publisher D. Stempel. In 1970, …

Giant Hovering Roundabout for Cyclists in the Netherlands

<i>Hovenring</i> is an incredible suspended roundabout conceptualized and designed by IPV Delft specifically for cyclists to safely make their way across congested traffic by traveling overhead. Located between Eindhoven and Veldhoven in the Netherlands, above the Heerbaan/Meerenakkerweg intersection, the …

Dumoulin Bicyclettes – Visual Identity Design by Sebastien Bisson

Brand Design.<p>Graphic designer Sebastien Bisson created the excellent visual identity for Dumoulin Bicyclettes. The complete identity has a very …

BN0032 Steel Range by Braun

The Braun BN0032 Steel Range is a minimalist timepiece designed by German-based company Braun. I recently received the watch thanks to Ameico, …

Product Design

Double Click: 10 Best Road Bike Shoes

If you’re riding a bike for exercise or hobby, chances are you’re clipping in; if you’re clipping in, you’ve experienced the pleasure of an efficient …

The Best Road Bikes for Every Rider

Across the cycling categories, excluding perhaps the penny-farthing, we seem to be in the middle of a boom in popularity. Cities are adding bike …

An App To Make Your iPhone 5c Case Suck Less

CaseCollage turns the Connect Four portholes in your iPhone 5c case into tiny picture frames.<p>Although more perverse minds might disagree, the consensus these days seems to be that the case Apple made to go along with the colorful plastic iPhone 5c is one of the company’s rare design missteps.<p>Why? …

Stay-at-Home Mom's Adorable Food Art Rockets Her to Fame

Four years ago, Malaysian mother Samantha Lee couldn't have expected that the adorable food art she was making for her two daughters would, one day, rocket her to fame. With over 312,000 Instagram followers, as well as articles on <i>Today.com</i>, <i>Daily Mail</i> and <i>Huffington Post</i>, she's become an inspiration …

Articles about torontos tetris inspired home on Dwell.com - Dwell

We have all played the game “Tetris” at least once in our lives.<p>A new home replenishes Quebec’s vanishing stock of farmhouses.<p>When Shevi Loewinger first left Tel Aviv for San Francisco seven years ago, she landed in the Bay Area with the eager...<p>Thanks to a recent remodel, this four-bedroom …

Ferrari FF Factory Tour by designboom | Video

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>25<p>25<p>SHARES<p>Every penny spent on the Ferrari FF goes towards the elaborate facility and skilled technicians …

Tokyo Fixed Bikes - 2014 Dart V2 Fixed Gear Frame

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>30<p>30<p>SHARES<p>Much like any designed product, a bicycle frame can always be improved upon its initial release. …

Schreber / Amunt Architekten Martenson und Nagel Theissen

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This small 1920s estate house with a large garden - acquired by the clients in the winter of 2010 - is …

Design

Brooklyn Samuels – Sans-Serif Font Family by Samuelstype

Brooklyn Samuels – Sans-Serif Type Family.<p><b>Brooklyn Samuels</b> is a unique sans-serif font family designed in 2013 by Hans Samuelson (Samuelstype). The …

Articles about modern high rise town house tel aviv on Dwell.com - Dwell

Six stories high, crowned with a pool, and with a direct lineage back to the Bauhaus, a new town house in Tel Aviv manages to...<p>How a Bay Area architect who toggles his time between the coasts found his home away from home in a modern Manhattan high-rise.<p>With their light, white house that owes …

Architecture