Posts Tagged ‘fashion and design’

Limited-Edition, Designer Bicycles by Tokyobike

May 21st, 2017

Each designer took a different approach and the results are a trio of limited-edition bikes that you can proudly sport around town knowing you’re one of the few that owns one. Each bicycle is available in limited edition via custom order in tokyobike’s Nolita store or online.

Moto Guzzi Dustbin racer by Craig Rodsmith

May 18th, 2017

The bike’s balanced 950cc engine has been built by “the Guzzi doctor,” and is hooked up to a lightened flywheel for quicker throttle response. Rodsmith himself has designed and built a blow through turbo system using two sealed pressurized 36 mm delortos.

The Black Collection by Ushuu

May 11th, 2017

Each pair of USHUU shoes are handcrafted and subjected to a rigorous battery of quality control testing at each stage of the production, highlighting the brand’s mantra that true quality should never require compromise

COHO copper set by Atil Kizilbayir

April 26th, 2017

The COHO water container set by Atil Kizilbayir includes a carafe and mug to serve and drink water — with both pieces made entirely by hand and with 100% copper. The set comes in three classic styles: artisan (shine copper), matte (brushed copper) and antique (worn copper).

Whyd speaker system

April 18th, 2017

The top of the Whyd is covered in a curved, glass touch panel that allows the voice-shy to control the speaker by touch rather than vocal command: tap to play/pause a song, swipe to go next, zoom with two fingers to increase volume, double tap to favorite the current song.

Tomoto motorcycle for Moto Guzzi by Tom Dixon

April 16th, 2017

Moto Guzzi presented the Tomoto motorcycle in one room of Dixon’s massive Multiplex exhibition – a showcase of new design by Dixon and several handpicked small studios, which took over the 1950s Teatro Manzoni cinema.

Wooden accessories collection by BeWooden

April 9th, 2017

BeWooden’s mission is to bring our customers pleasure and happiness by wearing handmade wooden accessories. The company was found in Czech Republic in 2013 in a small village next to Ostrava, however, in the last three years we expanded the market to Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Belgium.

Mirage by Material Immaterial studio

April 2nd, 2017

Material Immaterial studio is launching a series of concrete components, called Mirage, that can be used as door handles and drawer knobs for those looking for something a bit different than the big box store options.

3D-printed “Architech futurist” sneaker from Under Armour

March 30th, 2017

The Architech Futurist’s most eye-catching feature has to be its 3D-printed lattice sole. The plastic fibres are interwoven to provide the wearer with infinite cushioning, in a shoe that looks fit for extraterrestial terrain. The shoe is the latest advance in Under Armour’s 3D-printed footwear line.

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.