home accessories https://design.org/tags/home-accessories en Segmented and Modern Kitchen Sink Designs from Duravit https://design.org/blog/segmented-and-modern-kitchen-sink-designs-duravit <p>Considering everything but the kitchen sink is a thing of the past. These ceramic sinks from Duravit are at once strikingly modern and functionally fantastic. The cleanly considered lines form basins chosen by the user to reflect their habits with a variety of segmentations that appeal to different uses. </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="392" title="Design, Duravit, Starck" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_starck-k_01.jpg?1363051926" /> </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="437" title="Design, Duravit, Kiora" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_kiora_01.jpg?1363052191" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="877" title="Design, Duravit, Kiora" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_kiora_04.jpg?1363052191" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="437" title="Design, Duravit, Kiora" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_kiora_03.jpg?1363052191" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="439" title="Design, Duravit, Kiora" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_kiora_02.jpg?1363052191" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="439" title="Design, Duravit, Starck" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_starck-k_07.jpg?1363052191" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="390" title="Design, Duravit, Starck" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_starck-k_02.jpg?1363052191" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="723" title="Design, Duravit, Starck" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_starck-k_04.jpg?1363052191" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="439" title="Design, Duravit, Starck" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_starck-k_03.jpg?1363052191" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="438" title="Design, Duravit, Vero" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_vero_01.jpg?1363052191" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="437" title="Design, Duravit, Vero" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_vero_02.jpg?1363052192" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="437" title="Design, Duravit, Vero" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_vero_04.jpg?1363052192" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="877" title="Design, Duravit, Vero" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2013/03/11/duravit_vero_06.jpg?1363052192" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/segmented-and-modern-kitchen-sink-designs-duravit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/segmented-and-modern-kitchen-sink-designs-duravit#comments ceramic design home accessories industrial kitchen modern Tue, 12 Mar 2013 05:31:50 +0000 wardandrews 4370 at https://design.org The Hug Stool: A Mix of Modern and Craft from Emo design https://design.org/blog/hug-stool-mix-modern-and-craft-emo-design <p>Many of <a href="http://www.emo-design.it/" target="Emo">Emo</a>'s projects are ultra-modern and hewn predominantly from glossy plastics and metals. The Italian, industrial design consultancy often works in sports equipment, electronics and modern furnishings. Their recent design project, Hug, shown at the Salone del Mobile, finds an interesting middle ground—the form is smooth and modern but with a distinct sense of craftsmanship created through the uneven and hand-sawed surfaces. </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="367" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_10.jpg?1338609003" /> </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="579" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_02.jpg?1338609195" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="744" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_07.jpg?1338609196" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="336" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_06.jpg?1338609196" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="336" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_04.jpg?1338609196" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="336" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_03.jpg?1338609196" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="336" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_05.jpg?1338609196" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="367" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_09.jpg?1338609196" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="877" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_01.jpg?1338609196" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="Design, hug, stool" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/06/01/hug_stool_08.jpg?1338609196" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/hug-stool-mix-modern-and-craft-emo-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/hug-stool-mix-modern-and-craft-emo-design#comments design furniture home accessories industrial italy wood Sat, 02 Jun 2012 03:56:50 +0000 jessicapatterson 4253 at https://design.org Lamps from Everyday Objects by Tommaso Guerra https://design.org/blog/lamps-everyday-objects-tommaso-guerra-0 <p>Graphic designer <a href="http://www.tommasoguerra.com/" target="Tommaso Guerra">Tommaso Guerra</a> dabbles in <a href="http://design.org/industrial-design" target="industrial design">industrial design</a>, finding ways to incorporate found objects and alternative materials in his lighting projects. From exposed copper piping and teapots, to bottles and guitar bodies his projects could be seen as examples of craft and re-use, but they also exemplify creative thinking—seeing new purpose in an already practical object. </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="417" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_01.jpg?1330734665" /> </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="384" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_03.jpg?1330734831" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="372" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_04.jpg?1330734831" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_02.jpg?1330734831" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_05.jpg?1330734831" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="682" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_06.jpg?1330734831" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="461" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_08.jpg?1330734832" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="934" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_07.jpg?1330734984" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1209" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_10.jpg?1330734832" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_11.jpg?1330734832" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="916" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_12.jpg?1330734832" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="469" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_13.jpg?1330734832" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="459" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_15.jpg?1330734832" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="1075" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_16.jpg?1330734897" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="748" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_17.jpg?1330734897" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="930" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_19.jpg?1330734897" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="600" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_20.jpg?1330734898" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="895" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_21.jpg?1330734898" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="718" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_107.jpg?1330734832" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="494" title="Design, Tommaso, lighting" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/03/02/tommaso_18.jpg?1330734897" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/lamps-everyday-objects-tommaso-guerra-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/lamps-everyday-objects-tommaso-guerra-0#comments design home accessories industrial light recycle Sat, 03 Mar 2012 00:30:29 +0000 wardandrews 4136 at https://design.org FlexVase: An Interchangeable Vase System https://design.org/blog/flexvase-interchangeable-vase-system <p>I just stumbled upon this transfigurable vase from <a href="https://store.module-r.com" target="Module R">Module R</a>. It's streamlined and modern look gets a quirky little twist with the updated clasp clips that allow you to switch out the tops to change the form. </p> <p>The <a href="https://store.module-r.com/WbzE-Vij5-FlxVs.html" target="FlexVase">FlexVase</a> design, by Arjan van Raadshooven and Anieke Branderhorst, accommodates multiple types a floral arrangements, as opposed to a standard vase, which is usually intended for a specific arrangement.</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, flexvase, modular" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/26/flexvase_01.jpg?1324968820" /> </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="620" title="design, flexvase, modular" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/26/flexvase_02.jpg?1324968892" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="design, flexvase, modular" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/26/flexvase_03.jpg?1324968892" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="620" title="design, flexvase, modular" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/26/flexvase_04.jpg?1324968892" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/flexvase-interchangeable-vase-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/flexvase-interchangeable-vase-system#comments design home accessories industrial organization Tue, 27 Dec 2011 06:59:15 +0000 jessicapatterson 3957 at https://design.org Fireline by Planika: A Modern Fireplace https://design.org/blog/fireline-planika-modern-fireplace <p>Need something a little sleeker and/or different than the traditional fireplace? <a href="http://www.fireline.planikafires.com/" target="Fire Line">Fire Line</a> aspires to be that and more—it's a biofireplace, the first remote-controlled long fireplace and is customized to fit the space in which it lives.</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="398" title="Design, Planika, fireplace" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/planika_01.jpg?1324625566" /> </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="409" title="Design, Planika, fireplace" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/planika_02.jpg?1324625694" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="384" title="Design, Planika, fireplace" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/planika_03.jpg?1324625694" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="387" title="Design, Planika, fireplace" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/planika_04.jpg?1324625695" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="391" title="Design, Planika, fireplace" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/planika_06.jpg?1324625695" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="399" title="Design, Planika, fireplace" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/planika_11.jpg?1324625695" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="390" title="Design, Planika, fireplace" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/planika_07.jpg?1324625754" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="310" title="Design, Planika, fireplace" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/planika_08.jpg?1324625754" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="287" title="Design, Planika, fireplace" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/23/planika_09.jpg?1324625754" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/fireline-planika-modern-fireplace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/fireline-planika-modern-fireplace#comments design home accessories industrial light Sun, 25 Dec 2011 08:17:47 +0000 wardandrews 3939 at https://design.org Schwarm: Beetle-Inspired Porcelain Vases https://design.org/blog/schwarm-beetle-inspired-porcelain-vases <p>Design distributor <a href="http://www.thomaseyck.com/" target="Thomas Eyck">Thomas Eyck</a> called upon German <a href="http://www.thomaseyck.com/site.php?nl,6,5" target="RaR">RaR</a> artists Beate Reinheimer and Ulrike Rehm to created a limited edition of glazed, porcelain vases. The collection, dubbed “Schwarm,” includes 10 types of beetles, glazed and altered to create an edition of 30 unique wall vases that are simultaneously natural and modern. </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, schwarm, vase" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/13/schwarm_vase_02.jpg?1321249503" /> </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="700" title="Design, schwarm, vase" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/13/schwarm_vase_01.jpg?1321249661" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="700" title="Design, schwarm, vase" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/13/schwarm_vase_03.jpg?1321249661" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="700" title="Design, schwarm, vase" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/13/schwarm_vase_04.jpg?1321249661" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="700" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/13/schwarm_vase_08.jpg?1321249712" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="700" title="Design, schwarm, vase" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/13/schwarm_vase_06.jpg?1321249662" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="700" title="Design, schwarm, vase" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/13/schwarm_vase_07.jpg?1321249711" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="700" title="Design, schwarm, vase" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/13/schwarm_vase_09.jpg?1321249712" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/schwarm-beetle-inspired-porcelain-vases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/schwarm-beetle-inspired-porcelain-vases#comments animal art design home accessories industrial Sculpture Mon, 14 Nov 2011 05:36:38 +0000 jessicapatterson 3834 at https://design.org The iPlate Collection from Todd Borka https://design.org/blog/iplate-collection-todd-borka <p>Over indulge? Need to edit your ingredients? Want to control portion size? Prefer a different color icing? <a href="http://www.ulule.com/iplate/" target="iPlate">iPlate</a> is the solution! Created by French illustrator <a href="http://toddborka.ultra-book.com/" target="Todd Borka">Todd Borka</a>, iPlate is inspired by Photoshop and its manipulation interfaces, so control Z those french fries into oblivion, and start importing your favorite food immediately!</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="582" title="Design, iplate, toddborka" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/iplate_01.jpg?1320441191" /> </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="582" title="Design, iplate, toddborka" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/iplate_02.jpg?1320441394" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="582" title="Design, iplate, toddborka" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/iplate_03.jpg?1320441394" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="582" title="Design, iplate, toddborka" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/iplate_04.jpg?1320441394" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="526" title="Design, iplate, toddborka" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/iplate_05.jpg?1320441394" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="526" title="Design, iplate, toddborka" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/iplate_06.jpg?1320441394" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="178" title="Design, iplate, toddborka" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/iplate_07.jpg?1320441421" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/iplate-collection-todd-borka" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/iplate-collection-todd-borka#comments design food home accessories industrial photoshop Fri, 04 Nov 2011 21:23:39 +0000 jessicapatterson 3805 at https://design.org Charming Illustrations by Charlotte Farmer https://design.org/blog/charming-illustrations-charlotte-farmer <p><a href="http://www.charlotte-farmer.co.uk/" target="Charlotte Farmer">Charlotte Farmer</a> is an illustrator and designer who combines low-tech printing methods with detailed drawings that celebrate imperfection and character. I'm loving her collective illustration sets for <a href="http://www.todryfor.com/bybrand.asp?brand=41" target="To Dry For">To Dry For</a> and <a href="http://newhousetextiles.co.uk/" target="New House Textiles">New House Textiles</a>. </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="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_01.jpg?1320438676" /> </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="590" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_02.jpg?1320438947" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_03.jpg?1320438947" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_04.jpg?1320438948" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_05.jpg?1320438948" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_06.jpg?1320438948" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_08.jpg?1320438948" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_20.jpg?1320438949" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_07.jpg?1320438948" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_18.jpg?1320438949" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="562" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_09.jpg?1320438948" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_15.jpg?1320438948" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="806" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_14.jpg?1320438949" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_17.jpg?1320438948" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="610" title="Design, charlottefarmer, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/04/charlottefarmer_illustration_16.jpg?1320438948" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/charming-illustrations-charlotte-farmer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/charming-illustrations-charlotte-farmer#comments design graphic home accessories illustration Fri, 04 Nov 2011 20:19:55 +0000 jessicapatterson 3803 at https://design.org Nest: An Intelligent and Well-Designed Thermostat https://design.org/blog/nest-intelligent-and-well-designed-thermostat <p><a href="http://www.nest.com/" target="Nest">Nest</a> changes the way you will interact with your home. Designed by former Apple and iPod masterminds, it's a smart thermostat that learns about your preferences every time you adjust the settings. With features like auto-away that conserves energy when no one is home and the Nest Leaf, signaling you that you are saving energy at the current settings, Nest makes it easier to understand and recognize energy use and savings.</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="473" title="Design, nest, thermostat" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/26/nest_07.jpg?1319668114" /> </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="262" title="Design, nest, thermostat" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/26/nest_02.jpg?1319665927" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="262" title="Design, nest, thermostat" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/26/nest_03.jpg?1319665927" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="262" title="Design, nest, thermostat" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/10/26/nest_04.jpg?1319665927" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/nest-intelligent-and-well-designed-thermostat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/nest-intelligent-and-well-designed-thermostat#comments design home home accessories industrial technology Wed, 26 Oct 2011 22:38:57 +0000 benleivian 3680 at https://design.org Yumaki Toothbrushes: Swedish Design and Japanese Production https://design.org/blog/yumaki-toothbrushes-swedish-design-and-japanese-production <p><a href="http://www.yumaki.com/" target="Yumaki">Yumaki</a> is the collaborative oral care line between a Swedish design company and a Japanese oral care manufacturing company. </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="517" title="Design, yumaki, toothbrush" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/29/yumaki_1.jpg?1314638628" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/yumaki-toothbrushes-swedish-design-and-japanese-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/yumaki-toothbrushes-swedish-design-and-japanese-production#comments design home accessories industrial personalproduct sustainability Sat, 27 Aug 2011 19:26:41 +0000 wardandrews 3275 at https://design.org Urbio: A Modular and Magnetic Urban Garden https://design.org/blog/urbio-modular-and-magnetic-urban-garden <p><a href="http://www.volarestudio.com/" target="Urbio">Urbio</a> is a new planter and storage solution for people tight on space. The modular planters allow city dwellers to bring some green into their cramped apartments without taking up too much space. The modern containers have magnetic backing that allow for easy mounting on special wall panels, or they can stick to each other to form sculptural centerpieces.</p> <p><iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/22978821?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="469" title="Design, urbio, planter" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/29/urbio_04.jpg?1314638374" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/urbio-modular-and-magnetic-urban-garden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/urbio-modular-and-magnetic-urban-garden#comments decor design home accessories industrial plant sustainability Sat, 27 Aug 2011 02:12:20 +0000 jessicapatterson 3274 at https://design.org The Magnetic Switch Plate by Jake Frey https://design.org/blog/magnetic-switch-plate-jake-frey <p><a href="http://www.jakefrey.com/" target="Jake Frey">Jake Frey</a>, an industrial designer in Philadelphia, designed this handy switch plate cover for Urban Outfitters home goods. The switch features a high-powered magnet hidden behind the cover, so the owner enter his or her home and drop the keys on the switch. Voila! No more lost keys, that is if you remember to drop them there. </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="931" title="Design, Jakefrey, magnet" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/27/jake_frey_magnet_2.jpg?1311795180" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/magnetic-switch-plate-jake-frey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/magnetic-switch-plate-jake-frey#comments design home accessories industrial light organization philadelphia Tue, 26 Jul 2011 01:00:22 +0000 jessicapatterson 3154 at https://design.org Modern Ceramic Heads: Planter and Vase Collection https://design.org/blog/modern-ceramic-heads-planter-and-vase-collection <p>I stumbled upon these Wig vases by <a href="http://www.taniadacruz.com/" target="Tania Da Cruz">Tania Da Cruz</a>, and wondered if other designers had created similar objects. The Wig vases stand on their own in terms of style and form, but I did discover a variety of other equally cool head and bust vase designs out there. Here's the little collection for those of you who enjoy some fun and funky modern home accessories.</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" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/07/04/head_vases_9.jpg?1309806814" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/modern-ceramic-heads-planter-and-vase-collection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/modern-ceramic-heads-planter-and-vase-collection#comments design home home accessories industrial plant Mon, 04 Jul 2011 19:14:37 +0000 jessicapatterson 2982 at https://design.org The Fruit Template from 1% https://design.org/blog/fruit-template-1-0 <p><a href="http://onepercentproducts.com/en/collection/detail.php?id=11" target="1% Products">1% Products</a> produces only 100 pieces of each of their works, making them less than mass-produced but more than often unattainable one-of-a-kind pieces.</p> <p>The Fruit Template is one of my favorites. Make your fruit into graphic objects by displaying them instead of dropping them in the average fruit bowl.</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="405" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/23/onepercent_fruit_template_2.jpg?1308861256" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/fruit-template-1-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/fruit-template-1-0#comments design food fruit home accessories industrial Thu, 23 Jun 2011 20:26:29 +0000 jessicapatterson 2934 at https://design.org Ceramic Speakers by Joey Roth https://design.org/blog/ceramic-speakers-joey-roth <p>These Ceramic Speakers by Portland-based industrial designer <a href="http://joeyroth.com/" target="Joey Roth">Joey Roth</a> are a thing of musical beauty. The twin speakers connect directly to iPods, computers, television and other devices, making a modern and minimal sound system. "Their sound becomes even more dynamic when paired with a turntable and a phono pre-amp."</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="426" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/22/joey_roth_speakers_2.jpg?1308802975" /> </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="https://design.org/blog/ceramic-speakers-joey-roth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/ceramic-speakers-joey-roth#comments design headphones home accessories industrial music Thu, 23 Jun 2011 04:24:57 +0000 jessicapatterson 2932 at https://design.org