retro http://design.org/tags/retro en Yamaha Compact THR Amps: Design Conscious Sound Radiators http://design.org/blog/yamaha-compact-thr-amps-design-conscious-sound-radiators <p><a href="http://ca.yamaha.com/en/products/musical-instruments/guitars-basses/amps/thr/?mode=series#tab=product_lineup" target="Yamaha">Yamaha</a> has launched a personal amp for guitarists to experience high-quality sound and effects with more space-friendly dimensions.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="413" title="Design, yamaha, THR" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/25/yamaha_thramp_01.jpg?1335421973" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="465" title="Design, yamaha, THR" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/25/yamaha_thramp_02.jpg?1335422025" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="473" title="Design, yamaha, THR" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/25/yamaha_thramp_03.jpg?1335422026" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="261" title="Design, yamaha, THR" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/25/yamaha_thramp_04.jpg?1335422026" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, yamaha, THR" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/25/yamaha_thramp_05.jpg?1335422026" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="977" title="Design, yamaha, THR" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/25/yamaha_thramp_0106.jpg?1335422026" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="443" title="Design, yamaha, THR" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/04/25/yamaha_thramp_07.jpg?1335423235" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/yamaha-compact-thr-amps-design-conscious-sound-radiators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/yamaha-compact-thr-amps-design-conscious-sound-radiators#comments app design industrial music retro Thu, 26 Apr 2012 15:19:10 +0000 wardandrews 4214 at http://design.org Dr. No Effects Pedal Designs from Boom Artwork http://design.org/blog/dr-no-effects-pedal-designs-boom-artwork <p>I can't get over how awesome these <a href="http://www.drno-effects.com/home.html" target="Dr. No Effects">Dr. No Effects</a> pedal designs are. The retrotastic, hand-designed lettering and graphics were created by <a href="http://www.boomartwork.com/" target="Boom Artwork">Boom Artwork</a>, the graphic design, <a href="http://design.org/illustration" target="illustration">illustration</a> and lettering studio of Netherlands-based Eric van den Boom. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="458" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_01.jpg?1328853970" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="641" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_08.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="641" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_05.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_03.jpg?1328854092" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_04.jpg?1328854092" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="641" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_06.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_07.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="641" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_02.jpg?1328854092" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_10.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_11.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_12.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_13.jpg?1328854093" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_14.jpg?1328854094" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="827" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_15.jpg?1328854094" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="405" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_17.jpg?1328854137" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, boomartwork, drnopedal" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/09/boomartwork-drno_16.jpg?1328854124" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/dr-no-effects-pedal-designs-boom-artwork" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/dr-no-effects-pedal-designs-boom-artwork#comments design hand-lettering illustration industrial music netherlands retro typography Fri, 10 Feb 2012 06:14:46 +0000 jessicapatterson 4097 at http://design.org The Thermo iPhone Case: A Flashback for your Phone http://design.org/blog/thermo-iphone-case-flashback-your-phone <p><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypercolor" target="Hypercolor">Hypercolor</a> is back! The Thermo Snap case from <a href="http://goincase.com/products/detail/thermo-snap-case-cl59936/4" target="Incase">Incase</a> brings a little 80s / 90s flair to modern technology, with much less potential for embarrassment than the retro clothing line. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="412" title="Design, thermo, incase" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/thermo_incase_01.jpg?1326843708" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, thermo, incase" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/thermo_incase_02.jpg?1326843746" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, thermo, incase" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/thermo_incase_04.jpg?1326843748" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, thermo, incase" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/01/17/thermo_incase_03.jpg?1326843747" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/thermo-iphone-case-flashback-your-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/thermo-iphone-case-flashback-your-phone#comments case design industrial iphone retro Wed, 18 Jan 2012 01:40:05 +0000 wardandrews 4023 at http://design.org Retro Tech Fusion: The Fujifilm Finepix X100 http://design.org/blog/retro-tech-fusion-fujifilm-finepix-x100 <p>Have you seen the <a href="http://www.fujifilm.com/products/digital_cameras/x/finepix_x100/" target="Fujifilm Finepix X100">Fujifilm Finepix X100</a>? It's quite a neat little camera, with all the specs of a top-notch digital shooter, and the structure and look of a solid retro model.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_06.jpg" alt="" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="500" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_02.jpg?1323507003" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="350" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_06.jpg?1323507161" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_11.jpg?1323507162" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="500" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_03.jpg?1323507162" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="500" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_05.jpg?1323507162" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_08.jpg?1323507162" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_07.jpg?1323507162" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_09.jpg?1323507162" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_10.jpg?1323507162" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="414" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_12.jpg?1323507162" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_18.jpg?1323507162" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="500" title="Design, fujifilmx100, camera" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/10/fujifilmx100_01.jpg?1323507276" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/retro-tech-fusion-fujifilm-finepix-x100" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/retro-tech-fusion-fujifilm-finepix-x100#comments camera design photography retro technology Sat, 10 Dec 2011 08:58:30 +0000 jessicapatterson 3911 at http://design.org Nerdmask Undercover: Animated Music Promo Video from Impactist http://design.org/blog/nerdmask-undercover-animated-music-promo-video-impactist <p>The <a href="http://www.impactist.com/" target="Impactist">Impactist</a> directing duo, Kelly Meador and Daniel Elwing, created this animated music video as part of their Open Your Face and Make Words series audio series. I'm digging the graphics style combined with the playful sound.</p> <p>Nerdmask: "Going across country to make good on a sanctioned hit? Your only escape is to don a nerdmask. And, a moustache couldn't hurt."</p> <p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/8184804?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0" width="620" height="349" frameborder="0"></iframe></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="345" title="Design, nerdmask, impactist " alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/16/impactist_nerdmask.jpg?1313537788" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/nerdmask-undercover-animated-music-promo-video-impactist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/nerdmask-undercover-animated-music-promo-video-impactist#comments animation design music retro video Mon, 15 Aug 2011 04:01:17 +0000 jessicapatterson 3240 at http://design.org Retro Prints and Designs from Monster Gallery http://design.org/blog/retro-prints-and-designs-monster-gallery <p>Check out these fun print series from <a href="http://monster-gallery.blogspot.com/" target="Monster Gallery">Monster Gallery</a>, a project of artist Joseph in Singapore. They feature Japanese characters, retro tech, and pop-culture items and places. They're full of great texture and woodblock-esque style.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/07/16/monstergallery_09.jpg" alt="Design, monstergallery, retro" title="Design, monstergallery, retro" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="620" title="Design, monstergallery, retro" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/17/monstergallery_10.jpg?1310941019" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/retro-prints-and-designs-monster-gallery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/retro-prints-and-designs-monster-gallery#comments design illustration print retro singapore vintage Sun, 17 Jul 2011 05:22:57 +0000 jessicapatterson 3085 at http://design.org Design Crush: Sweet Lucie's Organic Icecream http://design.org/blog/design-crush-sweet-lucies-organic-icecream <p><a href="http://girlcrush.la.s127809.gridserver.com/geri-czako/" target="Girl Crush">Girl Crush</a> loves Geri Czako, the lady and 1/2 the mastermind behind <a href="http://www.ilovelucies.com/Sweet_Lucies.html" target="Sweet Lucie&#039;s">Sweet Lucie's</a> Organic Ice Cream of Los Angeles, and we love their delightful modern take on sweet retro design and color. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/07/08/sweet_lucies_08.jpg" alt="Design, sweetlucies, icecream" title="Design, sweetlucies, icecream" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="400" title="Design, sweetlucies, icecream" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/08/sweet_lucies_03.jpg?1310169772" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/design-crush-sweet-lucies-organic-icecream" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/design-crush-sweet-lucies-organic-icecream#comments design food graphic losangeles retro Sat, 09 Jul 2011 00:18:39 +0000 jessicapatterson 3052 at http://design.org Deliciously Retro Modern Bicycle Designs from Creme Cycles http://design.org/blog/deliciously-retro-modern-bicycle-designs-creme-cycles <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/05/07/creme_cycle_9.jpg" alt="Design, creme, bicycle" title="Design, creme, bicycle" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="345" title="Design, creme, bicycle" alt="Design, creme, bicycle" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/05/07/creme_cycle_9.jpg?1304822532" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/deliciously-retro-modern-bicycle-designs-creme-cycles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/deliciously-retro-modern-bicycle-designs-creme-cycles#comments Bicycle design industrial retro Sun, 08 May 2011 02:47:44 +0000 jessicapatterson 2830 at http://design.org Retro Patterns and Type from the Kitsch Cafe Shop http://design.org/blog/retro-patterns-and-type-kitsch-cafe-shop <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/04/19/kitschcafe_1.jpg" alt="Design, kitschcafe, photography" title="Design, kitschcafe, photography" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p>I enjoyed clicking around the product shots at the <a href="http://www.etsy.com/shop/kitschcafe" target="Kitsch Cafe">Kitsch Cafe</a>. Many include retro typography and patterns, and the styling of the shots make each image look like a piece of post-modern design and photography in itself.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="828" title="Design, kitschcafe, photography" alt="Design, kitschcafe, photography" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/04/19/kitschcafe_1.jpg?1303249290" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/retro-patterns-and-type-kitsch-cafe-shop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/retro-patterns-and-type-kitsch-cafe-shop#comments cincinnati design home accessories pattern photography retro typography vintage Tue, 19 Apr 2011 20:44:58 +0000 jessicapatterson 2797 at http://design.org Super Rad Nintendo Poster from Allan Peters http://design.org/blog/super-rad-nintendo-poster-allan-peters <p><a href="http://cargocollective.com/peters" target="Allan Peters">Allan Peters</a> designed this Super Rad poster as a contribution for <a href="http://www.toysintheatticshow.com/" target="Toys in the Attic">Toys in the Attic</a>, a toy drive and art show in Minneapolis. I love the cord typography and the simple shine effect.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/08/super_rad_3.jpg" alt="Design, poster, peters" title="Design, poster, peters" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="619" title="Design, poster, peters" alt="Design, poster, peters" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/08/super_rad_3.jpg?1299647931" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/super-rad-nintendo-poster-allan-peters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/super-rad-nintendo-poster-allan-peters#comments charity design game graphic minneapolis poster print retro video game Wed, 09 Mar 2011 05:23:31 +0000 jessicapatterson 2698 at http://design.org Permanent Marker Art from Hollis Brown Thornton http://design.org/blog/permanent-marker-art-hollis-brown-thornton <p>I enjoyed these throwback designs by <a href="http://www.hollisbrownthornton.com/work/main.htm" target="Hollis Brown Thornton">Hollis Brown Thornton</a>. The VHS/Atari/Polaroid artwork was created with permanent marker.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/02/HBT_2.jpg" alt="Design, HBT, marker" title="Design, HBT, marker" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="466" title="Design, HBT, marker" alt="Design, HBT, marker" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/02/HBT_2.jpg?1299116888" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/permanent-marker-art-hollis-brown-thornton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/permanent-marker-art-hollis-brown-thornton#comments art design illustration print retro Thu, 03 Mar 2011 01:58:13 +0000 jessicapatterson 2682 at http://design.org The Original Shake to Erase: Etch-A-Sketch Case for your iProducts http://design.org/blog/original-shake-erase-etch-sketch-case-your-iproducts <p><a href="http://getaheadcase.com/index.html">Headcase</a> released these Etch A Sketch case <a href="http://design.org/graphic-design">designs</a> for iPhone and iPad. They're pretty fun, and it plays on the Shake-to-Undo that works on both the original and the new tech toy. The cases are licensed by Ohio Art, the original maker of the Etch A Sketch. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/18/etchasketch_iphone_2.png" alt="Design, etch a sketch, iPad, iPhone, case" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="705" height="537" alt="Design, etch a sketch, iPad, iPhone, case" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/18/etchasketch_iphone_2.png?1295397513" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/original-shake-erase-etch-sketch-case-your-iproducts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/original-shake-erase-etch-sketch-case-your-iproducts#comments design ipad iphone iPhone app retro technology Thu, 20 Jan 2011 07:33:39 +0000 jessicapatterson 2583 at http://design.org Retro Posters for the International Year of Astronomy http://design.org/blog/retro-posters-international-year-astronomy <p>I just stumbled upon these poster <a href="http://design.org/graphic-design">designs</a> by <a href="http://excites.co.uk/">Simon C Page</a>. The designer and illustrator created these as a personal project in 2009 featuring the Year of Astronomy, but the design excellence spread, and soon the IYA 09 knocked on his door and asked to use them for their promotions.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="634" height="896" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/17/IYA_astronomyposter_3.jpg?1295291991" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/retro-posters-international-year-astronomy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/retro-posters-international-year-astronomy#comments design poster retro space uk Mon, 17 Jan 2011 20:24:59 +0000 jessicapatterson 2576 at http://design.org Polaroid iPhone Decal: Add Flair to Your Phone http://design.org/blog/polaroid-iphone-decal-add-flair-your-phone <p>Want to add a little fun and flair to your iPhone?</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/15/iphone_polaroid4.png" alt="iphone4" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p>Check out these cool Poloroid iPhone decals from <a href="http://photojojo.com/store/awesomeness/polaroid-iphone-decal/">PhotoMojo.</a></p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/15/iphone_poloroid1.jpg" alt="Design" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="824" height="546" alt="iphone1" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/15/iphone_poloroid1.jpg?1295125141" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/polaroid-iphone-decal-add-flair-your-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/polaroid-iphone-decal-add-flair-your-phone#comments iphone retro Sat, 15 Jan 2011 21:03:15 +0000 lisaandrews 2572 at http://design.org Retro Game Wall Art: Home Designs http://design.org/blog/retro-game-wall-art-home-designs <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/12/25/asteroid_1_product2.jpg" alt="Design, game, video game, wall decal, graphic design, retro" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/12/25/asteroid_1_product2.jpg" alt="Design, game, video game, wall decal, graphic design, retro" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /><a href="http://www.whatisblik.com/shop/explore?p=19">Blik</a> provides wall decals and moveable stickers.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="480" height="720" alt="Design, game, video game, wall decal, graphic design, retro" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/12/25/asteroid_1_product2.jpg?1293334723" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/retro-game-wall-art-home-designs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/retro-game-wall-art-home-designs#comments design games graphic design home accessories retro wallpaper Sun, 26 Dec 2010 03:48:37 +0000 jessicapatterson 2511 at http://design.org