Archive for the ‘fashion & design’ category

Converse Chuck Modern Collection

March 24th, 2017

The Converse Chuck Modern Colors collection looks to the archives at the colors of the Chuck Taylor All Star kicks of the 1970s. They gave the colors a fresh update with a two-layer mesh upper that gives the sneakers a unique textural depth.

Delta airlines collection by Alessi

March 23rd, 2017

The Alessi for Delta collection is based on popular items already on Alessi’s catalogue where each one has been intervened and redesigned in order to fit aviation rules and regulations. The array is comprised of glasses, cutlery, porcelain plates, stainless steel serving tools, salt and pepper shakers and tabletop accessories like napkin rings and bread baskets.

Parley Ultra Boost X trainers by Stella McCartney

March 22nd, 2017

The Parley Ultra Boost X running shoes, unveiled today, feature Primeknit uppers made from Parley Ocean Plastic – a manufacturing process which replaces synthetic fibres with yarns made from recycled waste plastic from the sea.

NIKE AIR MAX running shoes by Marc Newson, Riccardo Tisci + Arthur Huang

March 21st, 2017

Industrial designer Marc Newson, fashion designer Riccardo Tisci, and engineer/architect Arthur Huang have all elevated aspects of different AIR MAX styles — from the AIR MAX 1 to the all-new NIKE AIR VaporMax.

Gravity-defying headphones by Kyumin Ha from Naver Labs

March 19th, 2017

The science of the perfectly balanced angle gives the illusion of the phones defying gravity, creating an air of weightlessness as they balance on the circular ear piece. The Gravity headphones feature a simple and minimalist design.

L’Etonnante custom BMW motorcycle by St. Brooklyn

March 14th, 2017

Based on a classic 1955 BMW “2 series”, this bike from the Brittany-based garage’s name translates to “surprising”, highlighting its performance capabilities and unique design.

Organika phone cases by MMORE

March 9th, 2017

Made from handpicked organic materials like roses, jasmine or coffee, Organika phone cases by MMORE have really raised the bar for premium phone case manufacturers. Phone cases are just supposed to protect your phone and look good, right? These guys think they can do more. Organika cases add smell and touch to the equation.

Porsche “Panamera Sport Turismo”

March 7th, 2017

The Porsche “Panamera Sport Turismo” will be unveiled at the 87th Geneva Motor Show (march 7 – 19, 2017). Four model variants will be available at launch: “Panamera 4”, “Panamera 4S”, “Panamera 4 E-hybrid”, plus the “Panamera Turbo”. Based on the successful estate vehicle, these new cars make a statement in the premium segment with their unmistakeable design.

Plan Bee drone by Anna Haldewag

March 6th, 2017

Industrial designer Anna Haldewag has created a bee-like drone that could replace real bees in pollinating flowers, should the population die out.

Degré smart radiator by Accent

March 2nd, 2017

Accent has conceived Degré with a playful shape and warm padded materials, inviting one to get closer to it, sit or even lean on. From reading, having a morning coffee, alleviating sore joints to cooling off after a jog, the thermal furniture opens up a wide range of possible usages.

KAMP Collection by KAMP.studio

February 18th, 2017

The studio’s first release of products aims to encourage an ethical approach to the use of 3D printing. By pairing the technology with elegant design, handcraft and quality materials the studio believes it can make products that people will love forever, rather than tire of and throw away.

Home gym equipment by Tingest

February 17th, 2017

Marble dumbbells, a bamboo hula hoop and slimline kettlebell feature in Swedish brand Tingest’s vision for home training equipment. Tingest designed the collection to remove one of the biggest obstacles to exercise: time spent setting up.

Sacolas do Brasil shopping bags from Pão de Açúcar

February 15th, 2017

With a modern design, the bags feature the cities’ skylines, highlighting their main icons, such as Cristo Redentor at Rio de Janeiro; Ponte Octávio Frias de Oliveira in São Paulo; Catedral Metropolitana de Nossa Senhora Aparecida in Brasília; Ponte dos Ingleses in Fortaleza; Praça Rio Branco Marco Zero in Recife; Elevador Lacerda in Salvador.

Renard ‘GT’ carbon fiber motorcycle

February 11th, 2017

The “GT”s’ body integrates the motorcycle’s frame, gondolas, petrol tank and air box into a single load-bearing structure. The sleek, rugged exterior gives the Renard its distinctive appearance. Its carbon-fiber monocoque is a featherweight at just 11 kilograms, and is reinforced with kevlar, enhancing resistance from impact and vibration.

Renault Trezor concept

February 8th, 2017

The lines of the “Trezor” are warm, sensuous and refined, while its assertive front end incorporates signature C-shaped lights. In terms of their styling, Renault’s upcoming models will draw their inspiration from the “Trezor’s” DNA as their forms become even more fluid and mature.

Silvering collection by Verreum

February 6th, 2017

Silvering is the chemical process of coating glass with a reflective substance. Prague based brand Verreum aims to re-invent this technique from scratch through new technologies and various experimental approaches.

Vanquish Volante S by Aston Martin

February 3rd, 2017

Along with the aerodynamic-enhancing carbon fiber splitter and diffuser, Aston has upgraded the monstrous 6.0-liter V12 engine to kick out a whopping 580bhp. An improved intake manifold design is also said to improve throttle response.

Luxury motorcycle by Maksim Burov

February 2nd, 2017

In a series of renders the Moscow based artist imagines what the result might look like were the Swedish manufacturer to try its hand at a two-wheeler.

Mirror collection by Studio Note

December 31st, 2016

Studio Note also explores the reflection of light, a characteristic feature of any mirror. Whether straight, curved or parallel, architectural lines typically intersect with light and shadows to create new intangible shapes.

Superdry smart mirror by Seymourpowell

December 22nd, 2016

Seymourpowell have created a new interactive ‘smart mirror’ for Superdry’s new flagship store in Berlin, which allows customers to ‘digitally’ try on the brand’s new range of winter apparel before purchasing.