Posts Tagged ‘fashion and design’

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.

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.

Polimind DIY Papercraft Kits

March 17th, 2017

Polimind papercraft designs are intended for anyone. All models are made from paper pieces that one gets to assemble similar to puzzles, but this time in 3D.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Wooden Speakers by Rockit Log

January 31st, 2017

Rockit Logs are created from acoustic quality wood once abandoned by logging operations, then re-purposed into handcrafted works of audio + visual art by the former USA center back. Each natural shape, knot, pattern or grain means every single speaker in unique.

3D Printed vases by Libero Rutilo

January 25th, 2017

The 3D printed structure dresses the container and conceals it beneath an aesthetically-pleasing geometric mesh. Rutilo’s 3D printed vases can be easily placed on top of a water bottle and fastened to the cap, creating new objects from old.

Bern bag by Odo Fioravanti

January 20th, 2017

In this clutch – exclusively made of 3D printed sintered nylon – a series of rounded blades seem to stem from an initial circular central point and then multiply creating the clutch, dominated by the structural rhythm imposed by the gaps between an oval shape and the next. Thus, the visual result is a pulsating and dynamic pattern developed by matching bending parallel lines, reproduced to capture the unique urban structure of the Swiss capital.

Signage system for Childcare Center by Design by Toko, Sydney – Australia

January 5th, 2017

Design by Toko has developed the colorful signage system. Influenced by Children’s building blocks used to improve motor skills and spatial awareness, Design by Toko has composed fully modular timber signs. Each, unique in its appearance, can be re-configured if necessary.

Spice containers by DESIGNO-patagonia

January 2nd, 2017

Influenced by the transformation of matter through time, Argentinian studio DESIGNO-patagonia has interpreted how rocks become pebbles and how water erodes earth through their latest “cuecos” collection. This unusual set consists of spice containers for a contemporary kitchen as well as storage items for personal belongings.

Spiran bicycle by People People

December 15th, 2016


People People, a small Swedish industrial design agency, adores the traditional bike’s styling and reliability, but also think it is a bit heavy and clumsy for a modern city contexts. To counter this, it has formed a sleek “younger sibling” of the classic bicycle called “Spiran” — translating to scepter in Swedish, has clean, elegant lines with the look of sophistication also fit for monarchy.

Quotidian Pen – The World’s First Magnetic Propulsion Pen by Quotidian

November 20th, 2016



With a modern, minimalist yet elegant design, the Quotidian Pen was designed to be a daily companion fit for any occasion or style and a well-crafted heirloom that can be passed on for generations.