Anton Udin

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Curved, Outdoor Loungers Made of Stainless Steel Netting

Muller Van Severen created a series of cage-like outdoor loungers that are made with stainless steel netting. The netting has been joined to form …

10 Profitable Side Business Ideas For Designers

Good things come to those who hustle, but experienced hustlers know that this lifestyle can be just as nerve-racking as it can be rewarding. While one month you’re bathing in a myriad of opportunities, only concerned with having more hours in a day, the next you’re faced with absolute silence, …

Small Business

Snøhetta Named WSJ's 2016 Architectural Innovator of the Year

The Wall Street Journal has named Snøhetta their “Architecture Innovator of the Year” for 2016. Founded by 55-year-old American Craig Dykers and …

Kitchen of the Week: A Modular Kitchen in Stockholm with a Seasonal (and Swappable) Palette

Designed by Perniclas Bedow of Bedow Design Studio, this small modular kitchen is designed to change colors with the seasons and is located in a 1909 …

What Materials Should I Use?

A Core77 reader asks how to find a cheap and appropriate material alternative for manufacturing<p>A discussion taking place on the boards strikes an …

Why Being A City Geek Is So Cool Today

Once the unsung workhorse of cities, infrastructure is now a lifestyle trend. Can it actually help cities?<p>Earlier this year, Pentagram partner Marina Willer and a cadre of her colleagues roamed London’s streets on a search for the city’s most beautiful manhole covers. Yes, manhole covers: those …

Unity’s David Helgason on game design, VR, and mobile’s future

David Helgason cofounded Unity Technologies in 2003 to make a game engine that could help democratize game development. Over more than a decade, he guided the company on that mission and achieved great success.<p>Unity is now one of the world’s most popular game engines, with more than 5.5 million …

Game Development

Vintage electric bikes from Italy out-hip even the coolest ride

Wouldn't you love to cruise around on one of these smooth rides? Italy's Agnelli Milan Bikes is making the old new again by repurposing vintage 1950s …

Electric Vehicles

Industrial Design Trends and Inspiration

8494 Views<p>Let’s have some fun and bring design in this section rather than focusing only on the sketching side. For this, I have decided to design a …

10 Crazy Ideas That Could Change Energy

These are the best of times for energy innovation, says former Vice President Al Gore. He made the remarks to an auditorium full of energy-focused …

The innovators: Skeleton car that is driving open-source design

OSVehicle hopes Tabby Evo electric car, which can be built in an hour, will be embraced by aid agencies and universities, among others<p>In the chaos that ensues after a natural disaster, getting vehicles to aid workers for transporting refugees and supplies can be impossible as roads are frequently …

Innovation

Google introduces Resizer, an interactive web design tool

The newly-announced Resizer by Google allows website creators to test how digital products respond across various screen sizes.<p>Google’s new tool is …

How To Get A Logo Accepted: 8 Steps To A Better Design Workflow

As <b>logo and brand designers</b>, our work starts long before the first concept sketches, and finishes long after the last perfectly placed pixel. Our work …

Elegant Necklaces Offer Geometric Perspective from Every Angle

Greek artist Eleftheria Stamati designs geometric jewelry that impressively mimics a game of Tetris. Using her background in sculpture, the creative utilizes thin strips of metal to form 3D shapes resembling an illustration that's been brought to life. “What interests me more in my research is how …

Jewelry

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Governments Warming up to Discursive Design?

Selling out, vacuous appropriation, or the natural course of things?<p>Who'd have thought that the once strange and marginalized form of design …

Building Project Comet: Evolving Onboarding

As a design-driven Product Manager, working on Project Comet is a surreal experience—the momentum and excitement from the UX/UI community has been …

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Body Drawings Capture the Worst of "The Mondays" | Monday Insta Illustrator

The worst parts of you will relate to Benedikt Notter's eerie illustrations.<p>Jealousy, laziness, yearning—the feelings we struggle against every day are rendered with eerie accuracy in Swiss illustrator Benedikt Notter's Instagram feed. The worst emotions you can have on this hamster wheel we call …

Gerês House / Carvalho Araújo

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Gerês house is located on a steep slope in the Caniçada Valley where there was a small house and a …

Architecture

Play - Set Design

I think I have never posted anything about jewelry design, maybe I never paid much attention and to be honest with you I am still a bit of unaware …

Homes are smart and green at Cologne Furniture Fair

The IMM furniture fair in Cologne is one of the world’s leading platforms for new ideas, innovations and trends when it comes to interior design. This year, more then 1,200 companies from 50 different countries are attending.<p>The week-long event runs alongside with the biennial LivingInteriors …

5 Moves to Keep Your Desk Job From Killing You

We go to work hoping our days spent at the office will challenge us professionally, but in reality, living the 9-to-5 (or 6 or 7) desk jockey life can be demanding on the health and wellness front, too.<p>In fact, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, work-related musculoskeletal …

Architecture Rings Celebrate the World’s Iconic Skylines of Beloved Cityscapes

Goldsmith Ola Shekhtman creates delicate pieces of jewelry inspired by the world's most beloved cityscapes. Every few years, the artist moves to a different metropolis and allows her surroundings to seep into her creative ideas. She melts, rolls, saws, solders, and polishes metal by hand to form …

Hong Kong

Can design transform social impact?

In a 2013 <i>Wired</i> interview, Melinda Gates was asked a simple question:<p>“<i>What innovation do you think is changing the most lives in the developing world?”</i><p>…

“From Siberia” Brings Back A Traditional Siberian Craft

Designer Anastasiya Koshcheeva is not letting old traditions die. Instead, she’s putting a contemporary spin on a traditional manufacturing technique …

Best of the Best! Top 10 Posts of 2015

10. The World’s First Shoe Upper Made of Ocean Waste<br>The world’s first shoe upper that’s made completely from recycled ocean waste.<p>9. A Wheelchair …

The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2016

This year, according to our fitness trackers, we walked nearly twenty miles of convention show floor looking for innovations with the potential to dramatically disrupt existing businesses and industries—the better and cheaper offerings we call Big Bang Disruptors.<p>It was great to see companies we’ve …

Internet of Things

10 Must-Listen Architecture and Design Podcasts for the Holiday Break

Is there a form of media that compliments city living better than podcasting? Whether it keeps commuters company during a morning train ride or provides a soundtrack for a stroll through city streets, the ubiquity and portability of podcasting can make a favorite show seem like a constant …

Illustrator Amusingly “Unmasks” the True Identities of Pop Culture Icons for New Book

Alex Solis continues to marvel us with his clever series <i>Icons Unmasked</i>. The witty cartoon-style portraits reveal the unknown “identities” of famous characters in pop culture, and their costumed alter-egos might surprise you. All along, a babbling Minion has been lurking beneath the facade of a …