Mark Stevenson

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A Look at How Matchbox Cars Were Made in 1965

British Pathé is featuring wonderful archival footage from 1965 that reveals how a Matchbox cars factory in Hackney, London built the popular …

Archives

The Scary Consequences of Old Electronics

Have you ever thought about what happens when you get rid of your old phone? Electronic waste may not be a splashy cause, but it's a necessary one. …

New Jersey

Umbrellocked

Somewhere in a parallel universe lies a civilization of umbrellas that just escaped from earth. I swear, I’ve lost at least 20 umbrellas in my life. …

To beat the 'throwaway' waste crisis, we must design loveable objects – that last

We live in a world drowning in objects: households with a television in each room; kitchen cupboards stuffed with waffle makers, blenders and …

San Francisco Giants
Dementia

Google Asks 18 Artists To Redesign The Router

Why should a router look like a black box when it can look like a slinky, a lamp, or an oven mitt?<p>Google’s OnHub project is all about making Wi-Fi–and therefore, Google itself–better in people’s houses. Google hopes to achieve that by making OnHub software simple and powerful, but an equally …

Wi-Fi

Put Your Things in the Right Perspective

Beautifully simple and practical, the 360 SHELF will change the way your organize your things! Easily adjustable at any angle, it has a variable span …

Portable Lap Desk Installation No. 1

The latest from UK-based Yois Design, the Portable Lap Desk Installation No. 1 is a design that will make you say DUH! Why didn’t I think of that? …

Hooked About Garbage

Innovations in the field of trashcans are few and far between, which is why the “Hook Me Garbage” caught my fancy. It features hook-able arms that …

What if we could mount a bike on the wall?

Need your city to have more space? Then how about a bicycle rack that fits on a wall and makes space for pedestrians. The Wall-Hanger Bike Rack is …

Katrin Olina bends steel pipes into products for reading

<b>Stockholm 2015:</b> Icelandic designer Katrin Olina has created a set of home products made by shaping steel tubes with an old exhaust pipe bending …

Fetch, Boy!

Newie does what every good dog does. Fetching the newspaper. But Newie does it better. It doesn’t drool all over the front page! So for you guys who …

Pets

Egg Cup

Made of concrete with integrated magnet, this whimsical egg holder is designed by <b>Doreen Westphal</b> for <b>Mensch Made</b>.<p><b>Egg Cup</b>, $24.00<p>Advertisements

Concrete

Magic Clock - Magiczny Zegar

A Mop that Makes Sense

Now, here’s a design that’ll make you say DUH! However simple, the Levko mop features an innovation that makes plain, perfect sense. The long handle …

The Rescued Film Project Discovers 31 Rolls of Undeveloped Film Shot by an Unknown WW2 Soldier | Colossal

<p>Founded by photographer Levi Bettwieser, the Rescued Film Project obtains unclaimed film rolls from the 1930s to the 1990s and develops them for the …

Spool Dock

Display and charge your devices like never before. Crafted in the USA from North American hardwoods, merino wool felt and a weighty metal base, the …

Memobottle, A Slim Water Bottle With a Rectangular Design Based on Common Paper Sizes

memobottle is as clever reusable water bottle with a slim rectangular design based on the dimensions of common paper sizes. The rectangular form …

Gardening

Kick, Scoot, Carry!

A scooter with a built-in luggage… or luggage with a built-in scooter. Whichever way you look at it, OLAF is simply hybrid-awesomeness! The …

The Loto Surprise

LOTO is a clever little mouse that goes from a flat disc to a conical device. It’s high on portability and compliments a laptop perfectly. Inspired …

A Slim, Environmentally Responsible, Reusable Water Bottle

Do you ever wonder why almost all disposable and reusable water bottles are round? I’ve always disliked that because they’re big and bulky and take …

Green Living

Cycloc's Endo Wall Mount Bicycle Hanger

In recent months, we've seen a few clever solutions to bicycle storage—from the sculptural copper Stasis to CLUG's 3D printed clip, though neither are readily accessible at the moment. Cycloc's Endo is, however. The two part system hooks the front wheel and supports the rear as both lie flat …

Design

Lash – A Light Attachment for Spray Can

Graffiti artists would love to welcome <b>LASH</b>, a nice light attachment for their paint can when they need to perform graffiti at night or under low …

File a USB Drive in a Binder

While having your data stored digitally might do away with some paperwork, that’s not always the case. Sometimes you might need to store both …

Bike Washing Machine : Wash Your Clothes While Riding The Stationary Bike

<b>Bike Washing Machine</b>, from the name of this project you would already know what it is. This project combines 2 activities into one. Riding a bike is …

Washing Machines

Carry Your Goal In A Duffel With Goalrilla's Gamemaker

<b>Gamemaker Transportable Goal</b><p>Training for sports is tough. Even tougher is training for a sport when the equipment is hard to come by--equipment like …

Wooden Weight Calculator

As a person who has had to battle the bulge for eons, I am scared of standing on this Bamboo + Scale! It looks precarious yet innovative. I mean, no …

When Form Follows Fugly

I consider your average sinkside soap dish a design failure. They either have no drainage, leaving the bar to sit in a puddle of water that …

DIY