kosuke takahashi created ‘braille neue,’ a typeface that combines braille with existing english and japanese characters. for those who don’t read braille, or need to read braille, it is a powerful wake up call; strangely, we don’t typically see braille included in our own alphabet, yet so many people rely on this kinetic language to navigate the world. braille neue inlcudes two typesets: braille..
Norm Architects has created a collection of minimal bathroom cabinets and accessories for Korean brand Lagom Bath, designed for use in tight living spaces. The collection, which includes bathroom cabinets, toilet roll holders, towel rails and hooks, forms part of Korean brand Lagom Bath's first release. Lagom Bath tasked the studio with creating a series of items and units suitable for small hom..
karlmann king’s ‘ground stealth fighter’ is a revolutionary armored SUV that belongs to the batcave. the luxury vehicle is developed by a team of 1,800 people, and takes some 30,000 hours to complete a single car. featuring a 6.8 l V10 engine that can produce over 360 horsepower and 620 Nm of torque, paired with a six-speed automatic transmission, the strong SUV’s maximum speed is 140 km/h (87 m..
Kast have designed ‘Kast Canvas’, a series of 3 concrete basins that have contemporary surface patterns to add texture and interest. Each basin has a different overall shape, like a square, rectangle and circle, but on the exterior of the basin, there are subtle patterns. from contemporist
As part of an apartment renovation for a family with a young child, design firm HAO Design, created a children’s bedroom with a custom-designed bed that encourages the child to put their things away after using them. Before we have a closer look at the bed, another noteworthy design element is the door to the bedroom. A small child-size door has been included in the design of the door, enabling ..
‘Engine rooms’ is a city break apartment for daily rental, situated in downtown Rijeka (Croatia). The entire living space has been modularly designed, tailored to the needs of visitors. The apartment can be converted into one common area or four smaller apartments within one.‘Engine rooms’ symbolizes innovation within the concept of housing design, as well as a link to the city of Rijeka as one ..
Nokia has relaunched its 8810 phone from the 1990s, complete with its original curved, bright yellow cover often likened to a banana. The 8810 made its comeback at this year's Mobile World Congress (MWC) – 22 years after its original release in 1996. The phone, which was likened to a banana thanks to its curving shape and vibrant yellow cover, shot to popularity in 1999 when it was used by Keanu..
designer georg kloeck did a research on why we crack the nuts and turns out that we only do it for fun. the walnuts sold in their shells are more expensive than the peeled ones, so people just want to enjoy the process. klouck realized that he doesn’t need to design the most efficient or cheapest nutcracker, but the one which is most fun and beautiful. as walnuts from the supermarket are surpris..
Danish brand Ferm Living has collaborated with Chinese furniture designer Mario Tsai to create a series of "flying" shelves, which seem to be mounted without the use of any fixtures. After meeting Tsai at the Greenhouse section of emerging designers during last year's Stockholm Furniture Fair, the brand decided to collaborate with him for its new collection. "Sharing our interest in working with..
limited to just 50 editions, the cake ‘KALK’ motorcycle races on to the off-road scene with an all-mastering, all-electrified performance. it is powered by a 15 kW mid-motor and 1.8 volt, 50 Ah battery that propels it to a top speed of 50 mph, while travelling up to 50 miles on a single charge. whether on dirt or snow, the two-wheeler truly showcases its combined focus on off-road performance an..