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Eames Collection Update by Vitra

While the work of Charles and Ray Eames is practically synonymous with Herman Miller for most of us in the States, several works by the prolific designers are actually under license by Vitra in Europe and much of Asia. This duality of production and distribution mainly serves to promote beautiful …

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Las 313 patentes de Steve Jobs

La cifra abruma: 313; ese es el número de patentes en las que directa o indirectamente Steve Jobs participó, tal y como recoge The New York Times. …

Embracing ambiguity: A Q&A with MoMA’s Paola Antonelli

<b>By Rob Walker</b><p>As the Museum of Modern Art’s senior curator of architecture and design, Paola Antonelli has overseen a series of remarkable …

El top 10 de las 'celebrities' del packaging

La lista, encabezada por Coca-Cola, Absolut Vodka, Toblerone y Chanel Nº 5, se ha elaborado a partir de una encuesta del Salón Hispack a más de 200 …

The Ten Most Ridiculous Dashboards Of All Time

Car interiors should be simple, clear, and not distracting. <i>Jalopnik</i> readers, however, have found ten absurd dashboard that don't follow that</i> …

A Database of 120 Different 3D Printers, With Prices & Stats

You've heard of MakerBot, Cubify and Solidoodle. And if someone finds out you're into ID and asks "Hey, what do one of those 3D printers go for?" you …

Renowned Designer Yves Behar Brings A New Look and Economic Sustainability To Nivea Products

Nivea products are used everyday by over 500 million women and men across 170 countries, and since releasing their first product 101 years ago, it …

Is It Possible to Peg an Industrial Designer's Quality of Life?

What promises to be a fascinating discussion about life as an industrial designer is currently taking root on the Core77 Boards. The original poster, …

Mercedes' G63 Supertruck is Almost as Crazy as Australian People

Why are Australians so goddamn crazy? Listen to how calm these two Aussies sound while they accidentally drive towards last week's tornado, then …

KLM Redesigns Business Class With Cosmic Elegance

“Flying is magical,” says the famed Dutch designer Hella Jongerius, whose star-spangled textiles were customized to look their best at 35,000 feet.<p>The interior design of aircraft cabins is normally dictated by two things: weight and durability. Details have to meet strict engineering guidelines, …

When Will Cars Go Extinct?

A technology historian talks to Emily Badger about the decline of the car–and why most of us can’t conceive of it.<p>Last week on <i>The Atlantic Cities</i>, Emily Badger had a fascinating piece on “socio-technological transitions,” a term that refers to long-term shifts in technology. In it, she talks to …

Watch: A Musical Swingset Forms A 21-Piece Orchestra

A fiber-optic-linked installation in Montreal rewards swingers for keeping in sync by adding new instruments to the mix.<p>Urbanites are forced to share public spaces, sometimes like sardines packed into a can. But despite our close physical proximity, we close one another off–distancing ourselves …

Gaetano Pesce, Master Of Wacky ’80s Design, Is On View Again

The Po-Mo legend enjoys an informal retrospective in New York, at the age of 73.<p>To make a gross generalization, most artists spend their careers plumbing the depths of their personal lives for inspiration. Designers, on the other hand, are thought of as universalists: they create for consensus, not …

Butterfly Tea

This is the day and age of packaging! Quality products do sell well, but to give them that creative edge, they need to be packaged well. For example …

Top 32 Favorites From 2013 iF Design Award

I had the privilege of being one of the 1900 guests who celebrated the prize winners of the iF design awards, in a lavish ceremony held at the BMW …

A New Way to Store and Carry Paper

Even in our digital age, there are still a handful of people, including architects & engineers, who use paper on the daily. The Duo paper storage …

Mouth-Watering Bugatti

The Bugatti Gangloff is like the chocolate cake with vanilla buttercream frosting of the luxury supercar world… self indulgent… decadent… sexy… …

The Exact Cellphone

Imagine using a smartphone that sports a bare minimum design and yet is functional enough to pass off as the latest high-tech device. The Sustainable …

10 Essential Designer Tools for Staying Organized

It’s important for designers to stay organized so they can spend less time searching, billing, looking for stuff, etc. and more time thinking, …

Loosen – Phase 1: Leather Bags from Linda Sieto

If you’re wondering what that noise was, it was me having a minor freakout over these leather bags from Linda Sieto, a Budapest-based accessory …

Phorce: A Super Smart Laptop Bag Charges Your Gadgets

The often-ignored computer bag finally gets an update in the form of Phorce, dubbed the world’s first smart bag. The bag not only converts from a …

Make It Modern: DIY Minimal Leather Stool Cover

<i>Editor’s Note: You asked, we answered. For two years in a row you told us in our Reader Survey that you wanted more DIY on Design Milk. So, without</i> …

Colored-Pencil Table by Nendo

Japanese design studio Nendo created an installation for the 2013 Saint-Étienne Design Biennial featuring a series of pastel rainbow-colored, wooden …

Test Drive: 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250

Firmly rooted in the luxury, 40+ market, Mercedes-Benz has been working hard to evolve its brand image and become more appealing to younger customers. The all-new 2014 CLA sedan, which was first unveiled during the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, is a strong step in that direction offering style and …

Mika Universal Stand

A perfectly simple aluminum stand, Mika is a new accessory from Bluelounge that offers convenient reading across all portable devices. The height of the stand can accommodate everything from smart phones to oversized tablets, cradling them snugly between rubber ends. The angle is meant for reading …

Handsfree

Houd Speakers

by Juan Orozco<p>Packing a powerful punch of sound into a small, portable wood speaker, the Houd Passive is the exact opposite of what its name implies. The upshot of a collaboration between two talented Columbian designers: multi-faceted sound engineer, sound systems developer and photographer David …

General Manufacturing Wilson Keyring

Recently launched with the mission to produce beautiful, simple objects for everyday use, General Manufacturing Concern is the latest project by former Best Made Co. designer Hunter Criaghill. The Brooklyn-based brand translates the refined design aesthetic of Best Made to practical objects like …

Manufacturing

Rolls-Royce Wraith

With the introduction of the Wraith earlier this month in Geneva, the Rolls-Royce line-up became a family. According to Design Director Giles Taylor, the Wraith is the masculine brother who "came from a hunting background and is no stranger to a shotgun." The new model certainly has the shoulders …

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