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designers & books presents ladislav sutnar on kickstarter.

April 30th, 2015

designers & books presents ladislav sutnar on kickstarter.

visual design in action – the book has been out of print for decades.


lug trugs velo darts:strand design. designer gifts 2014.

December 18th, 2014

lug trugs velo darts:strand design. designer gifts 2014.

a design process with an emphasis on human centered design.


chess home sweet smoke house. designer gifts 2014.

December 18th, 2014

chess home sweet smoke house. designer gifts 2014.

most of the pieces are geometric models made for still-life drawing.


wired store marks their 10th anniversary. designer gifts 2014.

December 17th, 2014

wired store marks their 10th anniversary. designer gifts 2014.

11 > 21 december 2014 | new york city & los angeles


coink vin-eau:scott henderson. designer gifts 2014.

December 16th, 2014

coink vin-eau:scott henderson. designer gifts 2014.

the coink is one of my favorite designs. once you have a coink, you can’t imagine not having one.


detroit graffiti. designer gifts 2014.

December 16th, 2014

detroit graffiti. designer gifts 2014.

future phd dissertation writers will no doubt dream of a series of such volumes recording graffiti


revolution collection and rare whiskey: fferrone design. designer gifts 2014.

December 16th, 2014

revolution collection and rare whiskey: fferrone design. designer gifts 2014.

minimalist modern that’s sophisticated with a touch of whimsy and exclusively handmade by master craftsmen.


pure haring van engelen:gagosian. designer gifts 2014.

December 16th, 2014

pure haring van engelen:gagosian. designer gifts 2014.

while the objects themselves may be ordinary, their form and scale are anything but.


brushanger oblique strategies:parsons & charlesworth. designer gifts 2014.

December 15th, 2014

brushanger oblique strategies:parsons & charlesworth. designer gifts 2014.

small clouds can obscure the sun.


leaves minimii twirler. designer gifts 2014.

December 15th, 2014

leaves minimii twirler. designer gifts 2014.

form and function follow the principle of rotation


atelier collection:dinosaur designs. designer gifts 2014.

December 13th, 2014

atelier collection:dinosaur designs. designer gifts 2014.

new atelier series.


levoons, savel:dreamfarm. designer gifts 2014.

December 13th, 2014

levoons, savel:dreamfarm. designer gifts 2014.

clever kitchen tools.


beer champagne martini. designer gifts 2014.

December 9th, 2014

beer champagne martini. designer gifts 2014.

thoughtful festive objects from alessi, menu and stelton.


last chance. royal tichelaar makkum. designer gift ideas 2014.

November 28th, 2014

last chance. royal tichelaar makkum. designer gift ideas 2014.

the last stock will be exclusively available at matter .of material amsterdam.


bling bling and meta-souvenirs. designer gifts 2014.

November 20th, 2014

bling bling and meta-souvenirs. designer gifts 2014.

inspired by children’s book, harold and the purple crayon.


cubed: a secret history of the workplace. nikil saval.

October 8th, 2014

cubed: a secret history of the workplace. nikil saval.

was the aeron chair really adapted from a chair designed for nursing homes?


Lucetta magnetic bicycle lights by pizzolorusso.

February 27th, 2014

Lucetta magnetic bicycle lights by pizzolorusso.

A light that does not need to light the way as much as to make others aware of your presence.


DesignApplause pinterest board: kids. Designer gifts 2013.

December 17th, 2013

DesignApplause pinterest board: kids. Designer gifts 2013.

safe and creative toys, furniture, car seats and more.


Designers & books: architecture/graphic design/kids. Designer gifts 2013.

December 16th, 2013

Designers & books: architecture/graphic design/kids. Designer gifts 2013.

three book lists from our holiday gift guide.


Green toys. Designer gifts 2013.

December 16th, 2013

Green toys. Designer gifts 2013.

100% recycled plastic trucks, dishes, blocks and much more.


Walker art museum: s2bh. Designer gifts 2013.

December 16th, 2013

Walker art museum: s2bh. Designer gifts 2013.

collection of corian bowls and serving pieces


MoMA & grand rapids art museum: stewart stand. Designer gifts 2013.

December 15th, 2013

MoMA & grand rapids art museum: stewart stand. Designer gifts 2013.

stainless steel wallets, bags and card cases.


MAD & metropolitan opera: petra meiren. Designer gifts 2013.

December 15th, 2013

MAD & metropolitan opera: petra meiren. Designer gifts 2013.

necklaces, earrings, rings and bracelets.


Guggeheim: projects. Designer gifts 2013.

December 15th, 2013

Guggeheim: projects. Designer gifts 2013.

iconic watches.


Acme studios: creative writing instruments. Designer gifts 2013.

December 14th, 2013

Acme studios: creative writing instruments. Designer gifts 2013.

writing instruments and accessories for those special occasions.


Dizzy: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

December 14th, 2013

Dizzy: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

shot glasses that make your head spin.


Online designers & books book fair. Designer gifts 2013.

December 14th, 2013

Online designers & books book fair. Designer gifts 2013.

there is nothing more satisfying than the object that is a book.


ArchiTech gallery: Frank lloyd wright prints. Designer gifts 2013.

December 13th, 2013

ArchiTech gallery: Frank lloyd wright prints. Designer gifts 2013.

he’s sharpening his pencil for the last time here.


Mini supoon, tapi & teafu: dreamfarm. Designer gifts 2013.

December 13th, 2013

Mini supoon, tapi & teafu: dreamfarm. Designer gifts 2013.

clever kitchen tools.


Cleveland & indianapolis museum of art: kartell. Designer gifts 2013.

December 13th, 2013

Cleveland & indianapolis museum of art: kartell. Designer gifts 2013.

furniture, lighting and home accessories.


2013 online holiday shipping schedule. Designer gifts 2013.

December 13th, 2013

2013 online holiday shipping schedule. Designer gifts 2013.

a reminder to check dates with your fave santa’s helpers.


Gallery libby sellers: anton alvarez. Designer gifts 2013.

December 12th, 2013

Gallery libby sellers: anton alvarez. Designer gifts 2013.

benches and stools.


Endless note: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

December 10th, 2013

Endless note: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

endless notes is designed for writing messages, notes and shopping lists.


Sfmoma: insync. Designer gifts 2013.

December 9th, 2013

Sfmoma: insync. Designer gifts 2013.

brooches, earrings, necklaces.


Philadelphia museum of art: flos. Designer gifts 2013.

December 8th, 2013

Philadelphia museum of art: flos. Designer gifts 2013.

lights, lights, lights.


Seattle art museum: monica castiglioni. Designer gifts 2013.

December 3rd, 2013

Seattle art museum: monica castiglioni. Designer gifts 2013.

pendents | bracelets | necklaces | earrings


Bucketfeet. Designer gifts 2013.

November 27th, 2013

Bucketfeet. Designer gifts 2013.

connects people across the world through art!


Gallery libby sellers: aldo bakker silver. Designer gifts 2013

November 25th, 2013

Gallery libby sellers: aldo bakker silver. Designer gifts 2013

oil can | pourer | salt cellar


Travelling square: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

November 24th, 2013

Travelling square: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

forty-four phrases in four languages you will never regret having with you.


ArchiTech gallery: Frank lloyd wright drawings. Designer gifts 2013.

November 23rd, 2013

ArchiTech gallery: Frank lloyd wright drawings. Designer gifts 2013.

avoid the crowds. buy this for yourself!


Pinkvoid: johanna grawunder. Designer gifts 2013.

November 22nd, 2013

Pinkvoid: johanna grawunder. Designer gifts 2013.

it was inspired by the very precise performance geometry of theater and technical lighting


Chess sets: gallery libby sellers. Designer gifts 2013.

November 21st, 2013

Chess sets: gallery libby sellers. Designer gifts 2013.

creative check mate!


Nest protect. Designer gifts 2013.

November 21st, 2013

Nest protect. Designer gifts 2013.

no more frantically swinging towels at the smoke alarm to quiet it down.


Jewish museum: nelson crossing. Designer gifts 2013.

November 20th, 2013

Jewish museum: nelson crossing. Designer gifts 2013.

dreidel and menorah, made from pennsylvania-grown sustainable walnut and copper.


Garject: dreamfarm. Designer gifts 2013.

November 19th, 2013

Garject: dreamfarm. Designer gifts 2013.

clever design, clean hands.


Colour nativity: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

November 16th, 2013

Colour nativity: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

a contemporary nativity set that explores the meaning and use of color in objects.


Contemporary arts center. Designer gifts 2013.

November 14th, 2013

Contemporary arts center. Designer gifts 2013.

contemporary porcelain tabletop designs at affordable prices.


Gallery libby sellers: aldo bakker copper. Designer gifts 2013

November 13th, 2013

Gallery libby sellers: aldo bakker copper. Designer gifts 2013

mixing bowl | soy pourer | watering can


USB light: bookman. Designer gifts 2013.

November 13th, 2013

USB light: bookman. Designer gifts 2013.

don’t limit to just putting these lights just on your fixie.


Back to front: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

November 12th, 2013

Back to front: sebastian bergne. Designer gifts 2013.

a light hearted redesign of the classic bridge format deck.


Celadon footed vase: michael graves. Designer gifts 2013.

November 11th, 2013

Celadon footed vase: michael graves. Designer gifts 2013.

Stuff is still in my Penneys. [ michael graves ] [jc penny ]


Chisel & mouse. Designer gifts 2013.

November 10th, 2013

Chisel & mouse. Designer gifts 2013.

nominated as one of top 10 design companies during london design week.


Rocking horse: kay bojesen. Designer gifts 2013.

November 10th, 2013

Rocking horse: kay bojesen. Designer gifts 2013.

who hasn’t dreamed of waking up and finding a horse in the garage?


Architectmade. Designer gifts 2013.

November 9th, 2013

Architectmade. Designer gifts 2013.

handcrafted iconic design collection.


Hex: jonah takagi. Designer gifts 2013.

November 9th, 2013

Hex: jonah takagi. Designer gifts 2013.

a wood sculpture on your countertop.


Albright-knox art gallery. Designer gifts 2013.

November 8th, 2013

Albright-knox art gallery. Designer gifts 2013.

buffalo new york usa


First porsche go-kart!

March 18th, 2013

First porsche go-kart!

designed by the porsche design studio. available 1 may 2013.


Kartell. The culture of plastic.

February 28th, 2013

Kartell. The culture of plastic.

kartell made plastic cool.


Eames: beautiful details by eames demetrios.

December 21st, 2012

Eames: beautiful details by eames demetrios.

chronicles personal and professional aspects of a world-class design team.


Lightskin led seat post. Epic bike.

December 21st, 2012

Lightskin led seat post. Epic bike.

click > enlarge Here’s a win-win-w1n solution for safety, keeping the weight and gizmos to a minimum, and looking cool. Epic Bike has embedded five LED lights into a seat post. Water-resistant and theft-resistant (with a little common sense) lights that last a minimum of 50 hours on two AA batteries. [ epic bike ]


Last-minute DesignApplause gift ideas.

December 21st, 2012

Last-minute DesignApplause gift ideas.

give the gift of design.


Powerpod. Minimal.

December 20th, 2012

Powerpod. Minimal.

a discreet yet powerful accessory that’s designed to be a dual function tray and power outlet.


Famously creative writing instruments. Acme studios.

December 19th, 2012

Famously creative writing instruments. Acme studios.

famously creative since 1985.


New book: ezra stoller. Photographer.

December 13th, 2012

New book: ezra stoller. Photographer.

new book also shows other sides to his work, including interiors of factories and offices and close ups of equipment and people.


National building museum. City plate series.

December 10th, 2012

National building museum. City plate series.

20 plates!


Top six holiday ornaments for designers.

November 19th, 2012

Top six holiday ornaments for designers.

trim your tree in style.


Make design matter. A new book.

November 8th, 2012

Make design matter. A new book.

a pocket-size guide to meaningful design


Cinelli: the art and design of the bicycle.

November 5th, 2012

Cinelli: the art and design of the bicycle.

200 pages of two-wheeled eye candy.


Stripes: design between the lines.

October 23rd, 2012

Stripes: design between the lines.

explores the lineage of lines as they shape culture, art, and style.


Tachen’s 610-page ode to industrial designer extraordinaire, marc newson.

July 26th, 2012

Tachen’s 610-page ode to industrial designer extraordinaire, marc newson.

from salt shaker to space ship: the complete marc newson encyclopedia.


Porta-bote.

June 15th, 2012

Porta-bote.

fathers day. non-inflatable collapsable v-hull boat.


Give the gift of design #2. Fly fishing fetish.

June 15th, 2012

Give the gift of design #2. Fly fishing fetish.

father’s day. the angler in your life bucket list of gear.


Safe cycling gift ideas.

May 16th, 2012

Safe cycling gift ideas.

feel dorky wearing a bicycle helmet?


Mother’s day gift idea: 31 bits.

May 1st, 2012

Mother’s day gift idea: 31 bits.

for the eco-mom: socially responsible jewelry that also delivers on design.


Mother’s day gift idea: sensu brush.

May 1st, 2012

Mother’s day gift idea: sensu brush.

for the tech-mom: a paint brush for her iPad.


Mother’s day gift idea: her name in print.

April 30th, 2012

Mother’s day gift idea: her name in print.

for the design-mom: letter prints by yeahnoyeah.


Earth blocks: legos for grown-ups (or sustainably minded children).

April 1st, 2012

Earth blocks: legos for grown-ups (or sustainably minded children).

All natural legos made of tree bark and saw dust.


Meeting knives. International home & housewares 2012.

March 27th, 2012

Meeting knives. International home & housewares 2012.

your brain may say more form than function but not as much as you might imagine.


Ground barware by michael antrobus.

March 24th, 2012

Ground barware by michael antrobus.

barware fit for don draper.


Public bikes – wheels shipped right to your door

March 19th, 2012

Public bikes – wheels shipped right to your door

sales ends 3/21. a lightweight beach cruiser for city riding.


Beater, a folding whisk from ding300.

March 2nd, 2012

Beater, a folding whisk from ding300.

designing a better beater.


Alessi: not just in your kitchen.

February 21st, 2012

Alessi: not just in your kitchen.

watch out for alessi.


New alessi cocktail set calls back 1950s bar style.

February 8th, 2012

New alessi cocktail set calls back 1950s bar style.

alessi’s new bar set is history in the making.


15 Citrus juicers.

January 20th, 2012

15 Citrus juicers.

several are in the collection of contemporary art museums.


Anu penttinen for iittala

January 14th, 2012

Anu penttinen for iittala

beautiful objects for a better life.


Tèo. A special teaspoon by Alessi.

December 21st, 2011

Tèo. A special teaspoon by Alessi.

an innovative tool for the tea making ritual.


Give the gift of design #1. Visit a museum store.

December 15th, 2011

Give the gift of design #1. Visit a museum store.

just walking in is 95% of finding a perfect gift.


Etre fivepoint capacitive gloves.

November 29th, 2011

Etre fivepoint capacitive gloves.

capacitive fingers for touchscreen use.


Bowers & wilkens c5 headphones.

November 25th, 2011

Bowers & wilkens c5 headphones.

in-ear headphones stay firmly in place.


Delorme inreach communicator.

November 25th, 2011

Delorme inreach communicator.

exclusive global coverage two-way satellite communication.


Grace digital eco terra waterproof speaker dock.

November 22nd, 2011

Grace digital eco terra waterproof speaker dock.

also submersible and it floats.


Pure i-20 dock. Digital/analog ipod dock.

November 22nd, 2011

Pure i-20 dock. Digital/analog ipod dock.

hook up your i-device of choice to your real hi-fi system or radio.


Unit 01 shoulder bag. Unit portables.

November 15th, 2011

Unit 01 shoulder bag. Unit portables.

clever numerical system where each unit has its own number.


Foldable bike mud guards.

November 14th, 2011

Foldable bike mud guards.

for bikers who don’t “do” fenders.


Logitech boombox for ipad.

November 2nd, 2011

Logitech boombox for ipad.

add a little boom to any room.


I will pay for good design t-shirt.

November 2nd, 2011

I will pay for good design t-shirt.

worn by millions across the galaxy.


Stainless steel robot tea infuser.

November 2nd, 2011

Stainless steel robot tea infuser.

maybe this really is year of the robot.


Brik-a-blok possibilities.

October 21st, 2011

Brik-a-blok possibilities.

the possibilities are almost infinite.


Baggu pretty reuseable bags.

October 20th, 2011

Baggu pretty reuseable bags.

retweet this post and grocery stores will be selling fewer ugly resusable bags.

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