funny http://design.org/tags/funny en Jotly: Record Everything Your Ever Wanted to Say to Everyone http://design.org/blog/jotly-record-everything-your-ever-wanted-say-everyone <p>This is it. The ONLY rating app you'll ever need, allowing you to share "everything with everyone everywhere," because what you think is that important. As the pinnacle of social sharing, <a href="http://www.jotly.co/" target="Jotly">Jotly</a> allows you to rate anything and everything with location-based photos, tags and a comprehensive rating system.</p> <p><iframe width="619" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/QIWpbfZHHzc" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></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="346" title="Design, app, jotly" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/09/jotly_app_04.jpg?1336632949" /> </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="458" title="Design, app, jotly" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/09/jotly_app_03.jpg?1336632991" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="458" title="Design, app, jotly" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/09/jotly_app_02.jpg?1336632965" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="340" title="Design, app, jotly" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/09/jotly_app_01.jpg?1336632964" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="310" title="Design, app, jotly" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/05/09/jotly_app_05.jpg?1336632992" /> </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/jotly-record-everything-your-ever-wanted-say-everyone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/jotly-record-everything-your-ever-wanted-say-everyone#comments app design funny humor interface iphone social media UI Thu, 10 May 2012 06:40:55 +0000 jessicapatterson 4230 at http://design.org Modern Renaissance Superhero Designs: Altered Art http://design.org/blog/modern-renaissance-superhero-designs-altered-art <p><a href="http://www.worth1000.com/" target="Worth1000">Worth1000</a> hosts a variety of photo-editing and illustrative contests. One of their contest series, <a href="http://www.worth1000.com/galleries/superhero%20modren" target="Superhero ModRen">Superhero ModRen</a>, challenges users to incorporate superheroes into fine art pieces. It's fun to see the contrast of modern characters we know and love placed in classic painting styles and poses. Take a look below for a sampling of the entries ↓</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="839" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_04.jpg?1331360408" /> </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="814" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_01.jpg?1331360503" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="811" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_02.jpg?1331360503" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="649" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_03.jpg?1331360543" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="807" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_05.jpg?1331360583" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="479" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_06.jpg?1331360619" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="803" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_07.jpg?1331360651" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="625" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_08.jpg?1331360680" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="416" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_09.jpg?1331360720" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1034" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_10.jpg?1331360750" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="876" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_11.jpg?1331360790" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="337" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_12.jpg?1331360827" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="835" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_13.jpg?1331360858" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="939" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_14.jpg?1331360888" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="428" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_15.jpg?1331360914" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="485" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_16.jpg?1331360944" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="742" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_17.jpg?1331360976" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="849" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_18.jpg?1331361010" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="715" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_19.jpg?1331361044" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="749" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_22.jpg?1331361088" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="733" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_21.jpg?1331361131" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1389" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_23.jpg?1331361187" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1023" title="Design, fineart, superhero" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/09/super_art_24.jpg?1331361437" /> </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/modern-renaissance-superhero-designs-altered-art" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/modern-renaissance-superhero-designs-altered-art#comments art contest design funny illustration superhero Sat, 10 Mar 2012 06:37:50 +0000 jessicapatterson 4147 at http://design.org The Dollar Shave Club: A Back to Basics Business Plan and Web Design http://design.org/blog/dollar-shave-club-back-basic-business-plan-and-web-design <p>Not only does the <A href="http://www.dollarshaveclub.com/" target="Dollar Shave Club">Dollar Shave Club</a> promo video make us laugh, but their web site is pretty spiffy too. It reflects their business model quite well, showing a back-to-basics attitude through playful graphics, simple messages, and old-timey and weathered details. I'll let the video elaborate on their business pitch...</p> <p><iframe width="619" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/ZUG9qYTJMsI" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></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="538" title="Design, dollarshaveclub, web" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/08/dollarshaveclub_01.jpg?1331268301" /> </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="612" title="Design, dollarshaveclub, web" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/08/dollarshaveclub_02.jpg?1331268319" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="686" title="Design, dollarshaveclub, web" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/08/dollarshaveclub_03.jpg?1331268319" /> </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/dollar-shave-club-back-basic-business-plan-and-web-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/dollar-shave-club-back-basic-business-plan-and-web-design#comments Accessories brand design funny personal product video web Fri, 09 Mar 2012 04:42:38 +0000 jessicapatterson 4145 at http://design.org Signage, Type and Advertising Art by Steve Lambert http://design.org/blog/signage-type-and-advertising-art-steve-lambert <p>Part revelation, part humor, these signs by artist <a href="http://visitsteve.com/" target="Steve Lambert">Steve Lambert</a> embrace the tradition of flashy ads with bold <a href="http://design.org/typography" target="typography">typography</a> and demanding lights. For the past nine years he's been making art that comments on advertising and public space.</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="414" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_01.jpg?1328685508" /> </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="414" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_18.jpg?1328685859" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_17.jpg?1328685859" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="254" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_16.jpg?1328685859" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_14.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="295" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_15.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_13.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_10.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_12.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_03.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_04.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="932" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_11.jpg?1328685860" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_19.jpg?1328685861" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_05.jpg?1328685861" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_06.jpg?1328685861" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_08.jpg?1328685861" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="412" title="Design, lambert, sign" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/08/lambert_signs_09.jpg?1328685861" /> </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/signage-type-and-advertising-art-steve-lambert" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/signage-type-and-advertising-art-steve-lambert#comments Advertising design funny graphic losangeles newyork typography Wed, 08 Feb 2012 07:26:41 +0000 jessicapatterson 4094 at http://design.org Gift Couture's Tasty Wrapping Paper: Build a Gift Burger http://design.org/blog/gift-coutures-tasty-wrapping-paper-build-gift-burger <p>I would have loved to see this delicious gift under the tree almost as much as I'd want to tear it apart. </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="349" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_01.jpg?1324872138" /> </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="349" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_02.jpg?1324872162" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_03.jpg?1324872162" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="349" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_04.jpg?1324872162" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="557" title="Design, giftcouture, packaging" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/25/giftcouture_05.jpg?1324872196" /> </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/gift-coutures-tasty-wrapping-paper-build-gift-burger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/gift-coutures-tasty-wrapping-paper-build-gift-burger#comments design food funny gift graphic newyork packaging Mon, 26 Dec 2011 03:57:17 +0000 jessicapatterson 3947 at http://design.org Celebrities as Russian Generals by Steve Payne http://design.org/blog/celebrities-russian-generals-steve-payne <p>Steve Payne created <a href="http://replaceface.tumblr.com/" target="Replaceface">Replaceface</a> to document his celebritizing of George Dawe's 17th-century Russian generals portraits. Steve is using digital copies of these Napoleon-era portraits for his work and incorporating his friends, family and celebrities into the distinguished busts. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/09/21/replacedface_02.jpg" alt="Design, replaceface, StevePayne" title="Design, replaceface, StevePayne" 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="662" title="Design, replaceface, StevePayne" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/09/23/replacedface_01.jpg?1316827097" /> </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/celebrities-russian-generals-steve-payne" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/celebrities-russian-generals-steve-payne#comments design funny illustration popculture portrait russia Thu, 22 Sep 2011 06:24:22 +0000 jessicapatterson 3337 at http://design.org Historical Gangstas: Iconic Portrait Hybrids by Mason London http://design.org/blog/historical-gangstas-iconic-portrait-hybrids-mason-london <p><a href="http://masonlondon.tumblr.com/" target="Mason London">Mason London</a> created these playful and colorful illustrations incorporated with iconic portraits. One of these would look excellent hanging on a wall in a very serious frame.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/09/18/mason_london_07.jpg" alt="Design, Masonlondon, portrait" title="Design, Masonlondon, portrait" 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="889" title="Design, Masonlondon, portrait" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/09/22/mason_london_05.jpg?1316726860" /> </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/historical-gangstas-iconic-portrait-hybrids-mason-london" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/historical-gangstas-iconic-portrait-hybrids-mason-london#comments character design funny icon illustration photography portrait Mon, 19 Sep 2011 05:53:15 +0000 jessicapatterson 3334 at http://design.org Rock Paper Scissors for a Modern Age http://design.org/blog/rock-paper-scissors-modern-age <p>Christoph Niemann over at the New York Times' <a href="http://niemann.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/08/19/rock-paper-scissors-2011-style/?ref=magazine" target="Abstract Sunday">Abstract Sunday</a>, felt that the classic game of Rock, Paper Scissors could use a few updates for modern decision making. I see some interesting combinations arising from this version.</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="684" title="Design, rockpaperscissors, abstract" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/29/abstract_rockpaperscissors_20.jpg?1314638226" /> </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/rock-paper-scissors-modern-age" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/rock-paper-scissors-modern-age#comments design funny game illustration satire Fri, 26 Aug 2011 02:30:43 +0000 wardandrews 3273 at http://design.org Bandit: The Rubberband Shooting Ruler http://design.org/blog/bandit-rubberband-shooting-ruler-0 <p>Add this to your arsenal drawer of office hijinks supplies... the Bandit, by <a href="http://www.buysebastianbergne.com/" target="Sebastian Bergne ">Sebastian Bergne</a>, puts good use to abandoned rubberbands. By fitting the rubberband into the appropriate grooves, you have a classy, professional and undercover version of the rubberband gun.</p> <p><img title="Design, ruler, rubberband" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/16/giftest.gif" alt="Design, ruler, rubberband" width="468" height="468" /></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="366" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/16/bandit_ruler_3.jpg?1308283315" /> </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/bandit-rubberband-shooting-ruler-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/bandit-rubberband-shooting-ruler-0#comments design funny industrial office supplies Fri, 17 Jun 2011 04:00:21 +0000 jessicapatterson 2919 at http://design.org Toy Stories Photo Series by Aled Lewis http://design.org/blog/toy-stories-photo-series-aled-lewis <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/05/06/aled_lewis_9.jpg" alt="Design, aledlewis, toys" title="Design, aledlewis, toys" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.aledlewis.com/" target="Aled Lewis">Aled Lewis</a>, a designer in London, created these action figure scenarios and exchanges. They made me chuckle quite a bit. Clever, Clever. "Toys say the funniest things."</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, aledlewis, toys" alt="Design, aledlewis, toys" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/05/06/aled_lewis_9.jpg?1304744312" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/toy-stories-photo-series-aled-lewis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/toy-stories-photo-series-aled-lewis#comments animal design funny london photography print Sat, 07 May 2011 05:06:50 +0000 jessicapatterson 2829 at http://design.org Design.org April Fools Awards 2011 http://design.org/blog/designorg-april-fools-awards-2011 <p>Presenting the Design.org Bests of April 1st. <a href="http://twitter.com/benleivian" target="Ben Leivian">Ben Leivian</a>, <a href="http://twitter.com/wardandrews" target="Ward Andrews">Ward Andrews</a> and I scoured the interwebs for some of this year's first-class, top-notch, A+, April first web-foolery. </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="406" title="Design, april, fools" alt="Design, april, fools" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/04/01/April_Fools_1.jpg?1301684153" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/designorg-april-fools-awards-2011" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/designorg-april-fools-awards-2011#comments design funny holiday lists web Fri, 01 Apr 2011 19:18:12 +0000 jessicapatterson 2760 at http://design.org Weekend (Design) Fun: Earth, Pins and Fire http://design.org/blog/weekend-design-fun-earth-pins-and-fire <p><a href="http://oscarmorris.com/" target="Oscar Morris">Oscar Morris</a>, a designer living and working in Austin, created these bowling t-shirt designs as a personal project for the "Funk Alley" bowling tournament and the "Goth Bowl." Amazing. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/05/oscarmorris_1.jpg" alt="Design, bowling, morris" title="Design, bowling, morris" 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="413" title="Design, bowling, morris" alt="Design, bowling, morris" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/05/oscarmorris_1.jpg?1299348978" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/weekend-design-fun-earth-pins-and-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/weekend-design-fun-earth-pins-and-fire#comments austin design funny sports t-shirt Sun, 06 Mar 2011 23:25:16 +0000 jessicapatterson 2690 at http://design.org Product of the Year: Steering Wheel Desk by Wheelmate http://design.org/blog/product-year-steering-wheel-desk-wheelmate <p>And the <a href="http://design.org/car-design">car design</a> accessory of the year goes to the folks at Wheelmate for inventing the <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Wheelmate-Laptop-Steering-Wheel-Desk/dp/B000IZGIA8/ref=cm_cmu_pg__header">steering wheel desk</a>!</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2010/12/31/steering_wheel_desk_01.jpg" alt="Product Design-Steering Wheel Desk" 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="620" height="463" alt="Product Design-Steering Wheel Desk" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/12/31/steering_wheel_desk_01.jpg?1293816288" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/product-year-steering-wheel-desk-wheelmate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/product-year-steering-wheel-desk-wheelmate#comments automotive disasters funny invention Fri, 31 Dec 2010 16:58:44 +0000 benleivian 2526 at http://design.org