Nokia E63

November 30, 2008


An E71 downgrade? Less expensive than the E71, 3.5mm audiojack, available in 2 colors with simplified back cover, 2mm wider and 3mm thicker, no HSDPA or A-GPS, 2MP cam instead of 3.2, otherwise quite similar…

Extract from Nokia Europe

Antipode Planter

November 29, 2008


The Antipode Planter actually uses a ground-breaking internal reservoir system that feeds water directly to the roots without leaks or evaporation, using up to 90% less water than ordinary pots. The system locks in the soil so there’s no mess, and you only have to water your plant once or twice a month…

Extract from morris design office

Lamp Shade cum Packaging

November 28, 2008


It is not out of this world, but the idea is there. The possibility is aplenty.

Extract from attua

360 Paper Bottle

November 27, 2008


The 360 paper water bottle from Brand Image is an attempt to address 60 million plastic bottles thrown away daily in the United States (of which 86% become garbage). The paper vessel is made from 100% renewable food-safe resources, fully recyclable and versatile in a number of potential liquid categories.

Extract from the dieline

Milk Glass LED Lamp

November 26, 2008


Milk Glass LED lamp, designed to look like a glass filled with milk, lights up when placed upright and turns off when tilted or placed upside down. Nice as a nightlight in a kid’s room…

Extract from Toxel.com



Very nice and modern. I always wonder how these potters made all these multilayered pieces…

Extract from Matthew Chambers

Random pic of the week

November 24, 2008


This pillow case is built for pillow fights!

Tea bag Coffin

November 24, 2008


“Where Do tea bags go to die?. Usually squashed on the side of the saucer next to the cup, or if you have a little less decorum the table will probably be just fine. Jonas Trampedach has been observing the behaviour of tea drinkers and has evidently been learning a lot. Consequently he has developed a solution to the bag dilemma that is as simple as it is ingenious. With the ‘Tea bag Coffin’, the drinker can tidily bury the bag under the cup and out of the way. RIP.”

Extract from Yanko Design

Rocking Chicken

November 23, 2008


Did not indicate the size but i assume not for the violent kid…
“Green chicken: The chicken, a rather unexplored shape, found its place amongst my green dreams. I wanted to portray this common bird as a sensational object by amplifying its characteristics and dimensions, turning it into a modern piece, one of great beauty and utility: a rocking chair. The movement, subtle and constant, would give the object a zoom-like trait, a sense of speed and dynamism. My green chicken had taken on a face, a shape, a place and a function.”

Extract from Hayon Studio

Swearing Fonts

November 22, 2008

Wonderful fonts… with some work, you can even duplicate it on your keyboard. This is a MPA Roses Student Awards 2006 submission in response to the simple brief, ‘promote swearing.’

Extract from timfraserbrown