Monthly Archives: May 2011

Trim The Waste of Fashion


Like Kickstarter for socially-minded projects, Yoxi (pronounced yo-see), an online platform to propose solutions to social issues, encourages activism by introducing a competitive element. After teams create pitch videos on Yoxi-identified problems—they launched with \ via Trim The Waste of … Continue reading

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Beer Craft


Any excitable amateur who dreams of making their own bathtub brew knows there\’s a plethora of literature serving up more opinions, instructions and methods than any one determined brewmeister could ever sift through. That\’s why Beer Craft, written by two … Continue reading

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Valentine


Smartphones seem to be capable of just about everything—other than having any sort of personality. Valentine premium leather phone backs bring individuality and texture to the beautiful, yet otherwise sterile iPhone 4. Made entirely of the highest grade, genuine cow, … Continue reading

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JM Ferrero


Spanish designer JM Ferrero recently sat down during ICFF to discuss his singular vision in the areas of lighting, furniture, interior design and textiles. With a miniature version of his first lamp pinned to his sweater, I quickly learned that … Continue reading

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Solar-powered butterfly chandelier is a fluttering mass of art and light — Engadget


Look closely at that blue blob up above and you\’ll realize it\’s made up of 500 butterflies, each one meticulously cut from photovoltaic cells. The hundreds of insects collect the sun\’s rays as they flutter around a giant glass bulb … Continue reading

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Like Minded Studio X Avon Graphics (Sydney, Australia)


via IdN™ RSS® Check out the new typographic collaboration between Luca Ionescu of Like Minded Studio and Australian family-run printing firm … Read More >>

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Jill Greenberg: Glass Ceiling


via NOTCOT On shows that would be lovely to see in person ~ the master manipulator photographer, Jill Greenberg, has a NY show coming up ~ … Read More >>

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