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Amazing Table Design Produces Colorful Optical Illusions

<i>Prism</i> is a magical table design that appears to be different from every angle. Developed by Australian-based designer Maurie Novak, of MN Design, the unique concept generates a mystifying sensation of ever-changing colors set within one solitary object. Through a series of perfectly arranged …

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase

Stockwerk by Meike Harde appears to negate its material properties. Instead of acting like a hard surface, Stockwerk collapses down like folded paper.<p>…

92-Year-Old Grandmother Creates Amazingly Complex Temari Balls

These stunning embroidered balls called “temari” were made by the prodigiously nimble fingers of a 92-year-old grandmother in Japan. Although she only learned this elaborate skill in her sixties, she has since created nearly 500 unique designs that have been photographed by her granddaughter …

Make Your Own Furniture With Design Components by Michael Bernard

Berlin-based designer Michael Bernard has a lot on his plate and we like every single thing. His furnishings seem to be centered around two basic …

Alpaca Warrior Gloves

These Alpaca Warrior Gloves from Men In Cities are certainly the most unique gloves I’ve seen in a while. Made in New York, these soft gloves appear …

LDF13: Alex Mueller Interview

Every year at the London Design Festival there is one new designer who appears to be everywhere, one young person who bursts onto the scene with such …

Tardu Kuman's Stoa Design: Simple Joints, Awesome Furniture

I just stumbled across—and am totally in love with— the construction of this simple bookcase. Called the Stoa Kitap 03, it's the work of …

Real Life Instagram by Bruno Ribeiro

Posted by<p>Art Main<p>View Photo Gallery<p>here<p>Traditional photography with actual cameras has gone way of the handy camera we all have on our smartphones. …

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In the Details: The 'Wood Skin' in Tesler + Mendelovitch's Geometric Clutches

These days, lovers of a rustic aesthetic can choose from all sorts of personal accessories made of wood—there are wooden iPhone cases, wooden …

Test Drive: The 2011 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen wants to be world’s biggest automaker by 2018. The company’s secret (or not so secret, as the case may be) sauce: the Jetta. This week, FastCompany.com had a chance to take the yet-to-be-released 2011 Jetta SEL for a spin on the sharp twists and turns of Northern California’s Highway …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

These five winning projects of the 2018 A+Awards celebrate local materials, knowledge and craftsmans hip.<p>Enter now and get your project seen by millions.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Thatching is making a comeback.<p>Workshops are designed as spaces to tinker, …

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Modular Shelving System Adapts to User’s Needs

We all have mounds of stuff that needs to be contained, lest our homes become unnavigable pits of clothing, shoes, dishes, electronics, bedding and …

Customizable DIY String Stool by Not Tom

Strung is a new stool design by Not Tom that lies at the place where craft and DIY meet design. Their first self-produced design, the stool consists …

MOCOVOTE: Level Wall Shelf by Roger Moliné

25<p>MOCOVOTE: Level Wall Shelf by Roger Moliné<p>There are several new additions to <b>MOCOVOTE</b> including <b>this shelf that changes shape with changing content</b>.

Triple Hammock from Trinity Hammocks

If there ever was a symbol for relaxation and summer, I’m pretty sure it would be the hammock. Throw in Trinity Hammocks and you have yourself a …

Disruptus

A creative resource for adults and kids alike, Disruptus is "designed to open every mind," and from what we can tell, it works as advertised. Using product flashcards as a starting point, and a die for direction, the game instructs players to either improve, transform, disrupt or create upon the …

Grapple Coat Hanger Made from Grass

Back in 2007, I discovered Grapple, a really cool coatrack concept by Ryan Frank. I don’t know what happened to Grapple, but I was just informed that …

Narrow Escape: Thin House Measures Just 4 Horizontal Feet

What it lacks in width it makes up at least a little in height and depth – this narrow home extends 30 feet up and 30 feet back from the …

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Modern Update to the Folding Chair is Elegant + Sustainable

The folding chair is an object that people tend to either love or hate. It can be easily stored and only brought out when needed, but it isn’t …

Secret Spaces: An Illegal NYC Watertower Nightclub

In New York City there are plenty of places to get drunk, starting with my kitchen. But most crave a more glamorous experience, and in a city of …

Designer offers instructions for DIY shipping pallet furniture

Italian designer Andrea Scandella has created an open source series of DIY furniture pieces made from disused pallets. With a passion for designing …

12 Fabulous DIY Coat Rack Ideas

As they say, home is where you hang your hat. However, that is assuming you actually have something in your home on which to hang it. But never fear, …

Meet An Artist Who’s Mastered The Painstaking Art Of Calligraphy

A new monograph of the artist’s work shows the value of analog craft in the digital age.<p>One of the world’s greatest working calligraphers is a man named Luca Barcellona, and he’s only 34 years old. His recent book, <i>Take Your Pleasure Seriously</i>, is a monographic look at his contemporary …