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SpaceX made some awesome travel posters for Mars

With all the recent news about International Space Station resupply missions, reusable rockets, and drone barges, it's easy to forget that reason Elon Musk created SpaceX in the first place is to help land humans on Mars. In a way, it's great that we're so familiar with the private space company's …

Tech Time Warp of the Week: The Electric Tricycle That Was the Tesla of the 1980s

Author: Klint Finley. Klint Finley Business<p>Date of Publication: 03.13.15.<p>Time of Publication: 1:47 pm. 1:47 pm<p>Elon Musk made his fortune at PayPal. …

Soft Cork Bowls That You Can Adjust

I’m dying over these ‘Adjust-a-Bowl’ Soft Cork Bowls from bambuShop. They’re made from a cork fabric that adjusts to hold just about everything. If …

Cinematic Architectural Illustrations by Federico Babina

Federico Babina is an architect and illustrator combining both loves into a series of illustrations called ARCHICINE. The series takes a look at …

Architecture

45 Seconds of Infinity By Yayoi Kusama

There is no handle on the door that shuts behind you, leaving you standing on a narrow platform surrounded by water inside a mirrored cube, …

A LEGO 1984 Classic Macintosh Built for the iPad

If you’re close to my age, you probably remember the classic 1984 Apple Macintosh computer with the built-in screen. I had one and I worked on one at …

LEGO Architecture Studio Kit

The LEGO geniuses continue to expand their LEGO Architecture series and this time instead of a particular landmark or building, they’ve created the …

Show Your Print Studio Photos Some Love with Displays

The Print Studio Shop carries goods that are designed to specifically hold your prints from their Print Studio. You know all those photos you have …

Palmgren House by John Pawson

Palmgren House is a minimalist home located in Drevviken, Sweden, designed by John Pawson. The residence is located on the famous Drevviken Lake, and …

Islands: A Caesarstone Conceptual Installation & Collection

Caesarstone partnered with London firm Raw Edges Design Studio to create a conceptual installation at the 2014 Interior Design Show in Toronto. The …

A Black & White Penthouse Apartment Full of Curves

With views of the Thames, this penthouse apartment in Wapping got a major refurbishment thanks to atmos. Keeping the palette black and white, the …

Museum Shapes Print by Yoni Alter

Popular In Art<p>We check out Vienna Design Week, which was celebrating 10 years of "a city full of design".<p>Matt Hoyt is famous for tiny sculptures and …

Crypto: Furniture With Hidden Compartments

The Crypto line of furniture from Alexander & Pearl offers you minimal and compact designs but with hidden compartments for extra storage. Each piece …

Matrioshka Nesting Storage Units by TwentyTree

Matrioshka is a system of wooden storage units that nest inside one another designed by Sasa Mitrovic of TwentyTree and manufactured by S.C.S. plus & …

12 Kids Rooms That Make Us Want to Go Back In Time

I still remember my childhood bedroom, with its green shag carpet and oversize floral wallpaper—on the ceiling. Yes, I was a child of the seventies. …

12 Luxurious Outdoor Showers

Anyone can rig a nozzle up on the side of the shed, controlled by the garden hose spigot. And then there are the simple rinse off spots for a beach …

Ikebana-Inspired Cups & Bowls by Hanna Kruse

Inspired by Ikebana, the traditional Japanese art of flower arranging, German designer Hanna Kruse, designed the Soe Cup series and the Toko & Noma …

Minipool by Kos

Summer is practically here and you know what that means – lots of time spent in the water. Not all of us have the means or space to install a typical …

TypographyShop: Clothing and Art for Type Nerds

Designer Patrick King sent me a link to his TypographyShop online shop for designers and typophiles but I had already known about it. However, I …

Combine: An Eco-Chic Picnic Set from Bold_a design company

Bold_a design company launched a portable picnic set called Combine, which joins sustainable materials with a new concept for replacing the standard …

Furniture

Old Horse Stables Become a Modern Home with Character

AR Design Studio took a historic, unused, and dilapidated stable in Headbourne Worthy, UK, and renovated it into a modern and minimalist …

Dining Rooms

Minimalist Iota Playing Cards by Joe Doucet

IOTA is a deck of regulation playing cards by Joe Doucet that dallies with the idea: how much you can take away while still maintaining a playable …

Simplicity vs. Simpleness in Architecture — and Why You Should Care

Leonardo da Vinci once said that simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. Simplicity in design calms us and somehow inspires us, not only in …

Wall Art

Minimalist Children’s Toys: Machi by Kukkia

Machi is a minimalist children’s toy designed by Japanese-based firm Kukkia. Kukkia means ‘to bloom’ in Finnish and ‘kuki’ means stem in Japanese. …

Germanmade Minimalist iPhone 5 Dock

We featured Germanmade’s handmade iPad cases a while back and now they’ve released a new complementary iPhone 5 wooden dock.<p>The simple design is nice …

Mediterranean Paradise: Mallorcan Villa by Alberto Rubio

Please go ahead and forward my mail and post mark it “paradise” please. I’m pretty sure life couldn’t get any better than living in this villa in …

Manhattan Micro Loft by Specht Harpman Architects

It’s really hard to make 425 square feet look spacious but Specht Harpman Architects managed to do just that in this once awkward New York City …

New Norm Multi-Basket from Menu

The New Norm Multi-Basket from Menu gives you the best of both worlds – it’s a basket and a tray. Meant to function as a hybrid, the NORM …