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What Our First Industrial Design School Assignment Should Have Been: Self-Made Carrying Cases

One of our first assignments as industrial design students should have been to design and build our own carrying cases. But no, we students were too …

Hidden Bookcase Doors to Secret Lair

DIY Sandblasting Cabinet and Etching Glass<p>Friendship Clock Build<p>Shiplap Wood Sign<p>PVC Class<p>Niiice! This is one of the simpler secret door/room …

19 DIY pallet desks – a nice way to save money and to customize your home office

Wooden pallets are extremely versatile and they can be used not just for decorative projects for the house but also for making actual pieces of …

Copy & Paste

Copy & Paste is a portable scanning and printing tool with which you can literally perform the said function. You don’t need your heavy printer or a …

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>…

Mo' Pencils, Mo' Problems

Whether you're an ID student working wood or an architecture student making foamcore models, you need a pencil to mark dimensions on the material …

Sort it Out! Wall Caddy

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Exam Time

Love this Timer Cap Concept that is designed for you to use during an exam. You basically attach it to your pen or pencil and press down the cap to …

Prism: A Wireless Nightlight That Tilts like a Seesaw | Colossal

<p>Designed by Georgia-based industrial design student Nicholas Baker, the Prism Nightlight is a minimalist, battery-powered nightlight that turns on …

MOCO LOCO on Twitter: "Combines the multimodal utility of the iPhone with time-tested ease of traditional note-taking http://t.co/TwkXPSJH4W http://t.co/faVZZJIeb3"

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The James Bond gadget that turns you into a FISH: Concept mask lets you breathe underwater without oxygen tanks

It’s the James Bond gadget on everyone’s wishlist.<p>The rebreather, a system that lets you breathe underwater, has got Mr Bond out of some tricky …

A LOVELY AND EASY DIY PROJECT: WOODEN POLAROIDS | THE STYLE FILES

Such a great, and not too difficult, DIY project! These DIY wooden polaroids are simple and inexpensive. You can personalize them by making them into …

25 DIY Ways Of Using Rope For A Vintage Look

Rope is such a simple and apparently rough item, yet it can help create some really interesting looks if used creatively. In this article we’re going …

Hide Your TV! - DIY Projects

When living in a smaller home, there isn’t a lot of space to hide those every day items that make our lives better, but don’t exactly add to the …

Faux Barn Wood Painting Tutorial

Okay folks, are you ready for the Faux Barn Wood Painting tutorial!?...<p>I ask if you're ready, because there are about a trillion photos. <i>ha!</i> Even …

Adapting architecture and design for a resource-constrained world

Design is a natural human behaviour. We all manipulate the world around us to create function and order, as well as to fulfil basic needs. We analyse and solve problems. Arguably, all people practice design. We always have. As our society has developed, the role of design has continually shifted. …

The Air Walk

Air Rope is an inflatable rescue tunnel that can be deployed during flood situations. It is a safer option to the rope pulley system and is easier to …

Best of Transportation Design in 2013

It’s that time of the year when we sit back, relax and reflect on the year gone by. 2014 is fast approaching and here is a quick recap of the Ten …

Mountain Landscape Carved Into Encyclopedia Britannica

Book sculptor Guy Laramee pays homage to the printed version of the Encyclopedia Britannica by carving into a 24-volume set of the informative series of books for his latest piece titled <i>Adieu</i>. With the physical publication of the encyclopedias coming to a halt after 244 years of printing the …

Core77 2013 Year in Review: Furniture Design, Part 2 - The Most Space-Saving, Transformable and Extreme

<b>Core77 2013 Year in Review</b>: Top Ten Posts · Furniture, Pt. 1 · <i>Furniture, Pt. 2</i><br>Digital Fabrication, Pt. 1 · Digital Fabrication, Pt. 2 · Digital …

No More Woof!

Ever wondered what your dog is thinking? Well, the No More Woof project might be the first step in answering that question. The concept uses the same …

The Unusual Personal Transportation Designs of Shane Chen

Shane Chen is a Washington-based inventor obsessed with moving the human body. His company, Inventist, has been developing strange-looking personal …

Modern Contemporary Design

10 Easy Life Hacks for DIY Dummies

Not everyone can be Martha Stewart, with crafting abilities that makes Pinterest users drool with envy. But even if you've been called a crafting …

Ignore Mom! Play with your food!

Pixelate is a Guitar-Hero-style eating game in which players compete in a one-minute showdown to see who can eat the most food in the correct order. …

Pencil Carving Sculptures by cerkahegyzo

Tiny Pencil Carving Sculptures.<p>The deviantART user with the pseudonym cerkahegyzo is a Hungarian artist who creates amazing carved miniature …

Art

Polar: A Fun Modular Pen Made of Powerful Neodymium Magnets | Colossal

<p>Is it a toy? A tool? It’s both, and it’s amazing. Polar is a modular pen and stylus made of 12 neodymium magnets that can be disassembled for all …

Wheels Of The Bus

Ok slight deviation, this time it’s the wheels of a cycle and the value proposition is of course technical! The Charging Clip integrates a battery …

Drinkable Sea Water

Before you scream ‘absurd’, let me tell you that I am talking about Puri – a sea water desalinating bottle. There are several ways to remove saline …