Ian Ogden

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LEGO-Themed Wedding Cake Brings Couple's Childhood Fantasies to Life

While most people opt for a traditional wedding cake, one UK couple celebrated their nuptials an edible LEGO creation that their guests would never forget. This creative confectionary, prepared by Cupcakes by SJ–a London-based family who loves to bake for friends and relatives–features colorful, …

Lego

Matic Indoor Farm : Vertical Vases for Your Mini Indoor Garden

Inspired by contemporary modern lifestyle and minimalist lines, the <b>Matic Indoor Farm</b> has been created with the objective of delivering a more …

Houseplants

Sense Sleep Tracker

A good night of sleep is an integral part of living a healthy lifestyle. While the old standby guideline of getting eight hours hasn't changed much, research shows that the quality of sleep is just as important as the quantity. Ambient light, noise pollution and humidity can all play a role in the …

Smart Homes

Make the Perfect Drink Using This App-Connected Cocktail Machine

A new startup is aiming to produce a smartphone-controlled countertop drink mixer to satisfy home cocktail cravings in under five seconds. Using positive displacement pumps, the <i>Somabar</i> extracts the cocktail ingredients precisely with one tap of the device's companion app. The smart bartending …

Cocktails

The Best Kitchen Gear Of 2014

Presenting 16 gifts for the design-minded foodie, from convertible bowl-colanders to Yves Béhar-designed seltzer makers.<p>Kitchens get hectic during the holidays, what with all the figgy puddings and latkes being cooked. And good design can help make a kitchen run more smoothly, whether it’s a …

An Introduction to Appleboxes [Core77 ShopBot Series, Ep. 08]

Appleboxes are simple, sturdy plywood boxes that are mainstays of the photography and film production industries. And because they are durable and …

Can A Bike Be Both Cheap And Beautiful?

The Epo hopes to bring bike manufacturing back to the Netherlands by using the same techniques car makers use to keep costs down.<p>You’d be hard pressed to find a more bike crazy country than the Netherlands. Not only are bicycle paths ubiquitous, but there’s more than one bicycle for every single …

Filing the T-Shirts

What do you do when your wardrobe consists largely of T-shirts, and you don't have enough room to store them? Not everyone has enough closet space to …

16 Years In the Making: The Dyson 360 Eye Robot Vacuum

James Dyson is not one to rest on his knighted laurels. Already synonymous with innovation in the vacuum market, it should come as no surprise Dyson …

Designer Mist

Time and again we see designers repurposing everyday objects into something more stylish and sophisticated than their original purpose. For example, …

iWash For Germ-free Hands

The unique thing about the iWash faucet is that it gives a visual representation of the bacteria and other germs present on our hands, which diminish …

This New Moleskine Is Like An iPad Made Of Paper

Like to be creative on paper but hate the thought losing your best ideas? Moleskine may have a solution.<p>Ask companies like Adobe and Fiftythree, and they’ll tell you that tablets are the future of drawing. Give in, and get used to the concept of touching a stylus to your screen. Because as hardware …

Philippe Starck launches MASS cycling collection at Eurobike

French designer Philippe Starck has unveiled four electric bicycles and a collection of matching cycling accessories at the Eurobike event in Germany …

Sit Happens: Noonee's So-Called 'Chairless Chair' Offers Wearable Seating Solution

<i>Editor's Note: A commenter referred me to Darcy Bonner's wearable chair, which inspired a brief history of this typology via the USPTO.</i><p>As anyone who …

Nanorobot Food Savers!

This far-out design, called Nanopack, offers a new way to store leftovers in handy, cube-shaped packages. It consists of googols of tiny nano-robots …

Exquisite Illustrations by Nick Runge

Time for more great illustrations here at Abduzeedo! Today we're featuring someone that came to our attention lately: American artist Nick Runge. …