Rhys Jones

99 Flips | 7 Magazines | 9 Likes | 7 Following | @rhyswjones | Keep up with Rhys Jones on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Rhys Jones”

Interview with Nicolas François

Interview with Nicolas François<p>Recently we had the great opportunity to talk with the former Louis Vuitton product designer, Nicolas François. It's …

2,600 Slang Terms For Genitalia Throughout The Ages

You really don’t want to know how your great great great great great grandmother talked.<p>The mouse. The fork. The cork. The ploughshare.<p>The staff of life. The placket-racket. The whim-wham. The peacemaker.<p>These are all words for a man’s bagpipe. But women, never to be outdone, have plenty of names …

FLOOME Personal Breathalyzer by 2045Tech

<b>FLOOME</b> is the first personal breathalyzer that you can carry anywhere with you without the need to recharge. It’s a great solution to test your blood …

INBOX Digitize and Manage Paper Documents by Christoph Ptok and ENTWURFREICH

Who wouldn’t agree, that the increased use of digital media hasn’t contributed at all to a visible reduction in daily paper consumption? To the …

Dwell

Get a Daily Dose of Design<p>Sign up for the Dwell Daily Newsletter and never miss our new features, photos, home tours, stories, and more.

About - Zilla online magazine

<b>Who we are</b><br>Zilla is an online magazine dedicated to design, trends and inspiration. Its mission is to fuel your creativity and inspire you on a daily …

Clever Product Design: Dino Makropoulos' Portable, Kickback-Free Ultimate Edge Guide Circular Saw Attachment

Inventor Dino Makropoulos, who has spent years working on his Eurekazone Track Saw system, has recently developed a pair of new product designs that …

Bottle Design Brain Melter: The Handle is the Spout, the Opening is on the Bottom, the Inside and the Outside Are the Same Surface

That there is the Klein Bottle, first conceived of in 1882 by German mathematician Felix Klein. Klein's "non-orientable surface," as it's called in …

A Closer Look at Jeff Koons

The art of Jeff Koons captivates me, not because of the price, his life, or his factory-like process. For me, the “art” is in the unworldly …

Frozen Mid-Cut: Log Sculpture Shows How Trees Get Sliced

Ever wonder how boards turn from trees into building materials? While not a secret, the process is also not entirely obvious – and rarely this clear …

Interview: Minna Kemell-Kutvonen and Sami Ruotsalainen

As the Helsinki-based brand gears up to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its iconic Unikko (poppy) print, Marimekko is still very much the prolific and relevant design house that it was when it was founded by Viljo and Armi Ratiain in 1951. The brand was launched in an effort to combat and …

With $15 Million In Funding, What’s Next For The Team Behind Paper?

FiftyThree, the studio that created one of the iPad’s best apps, just landed $15 million in funding. We talked to the team about what they’re planning next.<p>It was never destined to be just another iPad app. Paper, by FiftyThree, was built from the psychological remnants of Microsoft’s beloved, …

A $34 Cap That Turns Any Water Bottle Into A Humidifier

The Amazing Humidifier lives up to its name.<p><i>Happy Black Friday! We’re taking the day to republish some of our most popular Wanted posts of the year. For a complete roundup, go here.–Eds.</i><p>“College dorm room” is a design category in its own right. On the typological spectrum, it’s probably slotted …

The Stayhold: Simple Industrial Design to Secure Items in Your Car Trunk

Sometimes you don't realize your behavior is actually compensating for a design flaw. That is, until you see the solution. When borrowing a car and …

WATCH: Design Milk Talks to Philippe Starck [Video]

French designer Philippe Starck talks about his new interactive designs for Flos that incorporate a bit of technology and some whimsy. The D’E-Light …

How is the Exterior of the New Mac Pro Made? Impact Extrusion

Man I can't get over that new Mac Pro. And while we all know the "thermal core" part is made from extruded aluminum, how is the exterior (which is …

“Jony Ive Redesigns Things” Is The Best Tumblr This Week

By now we know that iOS 7’s abstract icons and fantastical color palette were likely inspired–at least in part–by Apple’s marketing department. But it’s just more fun to put all the blame on Jony Ive.<p>At least that’s the perspective of Jony Ive Redesigns Things, the funniest new tumblr this week. …

Facebook’s Secret To Building Friendships: Many Small Interactions

The design minds behind Facebook share the social network’s most important view–that friendships aren’t made in a moment but built one tiny interaction at a time.<p>In your life, you have at least one relative stranger whom you’ve grown close to. Maybe it’s a doorman. Maybe it’s the cashier at the …

MyWorld by Philippe Starck for Cassina

Leave it to design genius Philippe Starck to create a lounge system that’s built for not only comfort, but staying connected as well. Italian …

Art of the Brick: Nathan Sawaya’s LEGO Solo Show in New York | Colossal

<p>If you happen to be in New York this weekend stop by Art of the Brick, the upcoming solo show by artist Nathan Sawaya at the Discovery Times Square …

Manage Your Day-To-Day

Do you work at a breakneck pace all day, only to find that you haven’t accomplished the most important things on your agenda when you leave the office?.<p>With wisdom from 20 leading creative minds: Stefan Sagmeister, Seth Godin, Gretchen Rubin, Dan Ariely, Steven Pressfield, James Victore, Scott Belsky, Leo Babauta, Tony Schwartz, Erin Doland, and many more. Get it here via betype

A Look Inside Japan's Suh-weet Underground Automated Bicycle Server

We first reported on Japan's underground bike storage systems a few years ago, but Culture Japan host Danny Choo has released a newer, high-res …

Why Jony Ive Is Flattening iOS 7

On the eve of iOS 7’s much-ballyhooed facelift, let’s reconsider what we talk about when we talk about skeuomorphism.<p>Over the past year or two, skeuomorphism has become the new Comic Sans. Just name-drop this esoteric technical term into polite conversation (always dismissively, of course–and don’t …

Whistle

Nike Fuelband, Jawbone UP, Fitbit Flex—there's no shortage of personal tech accessories to aid in the always popular search for the quantified self. But what about the number two in your life? Thankfully, there's Whistle, an on-collar monitor to measure your pet's activity. By working with an …

Bottomless Drinks: Social Glassware Can’t Be Set Down Full

In order to get the party started fast, these beverage containers cannot be placed upright on a surface – you have to finish your drink before you …

Core77 TV: Video Review of Moneual's Rydis MR6550 Robot Vacuum

Robot vacuums are amazing, particularly if you've spent years pushing a manual vacuum around your apartment. To have this little disc thoroughly …

The Pointer Brand Hickory Stripe 3-Pocket Apron - 100 Years in the Making!

Known for 100 years of manufacturing quality, heritage workwear pieces in the USA, <b>L.C. King</b> and <b>Pointer Brand</b> still continue to create innovative and …

Coke’s Social Can Splits Into Two Before Your Eyes

A clever package turns sugar water into a way to connect people.<p>I don’t remember the last time I cracked open a full calorie Coca-Cola and guzzled it down with glee. By the end of the can, it honestly makes my mouth too sticky-sweet. And all I can think about is how many words I’ll need to type to …

Yves Behar's August Smart Lock: Keyless Entry for Anyone with a Smartphone

<i>My main question: Why is the inside of your apartment so dark?</i><p>Yesterday Yves Behar and tech entrepreneur Jason Johnson pulled the sheets off of their …

Modern Contemporary Design