High in concept, clean in lines. This is a nice dining table.
Wine preserver. Collapsible. Keeps wine fresh for days or even weeks by eliminating presence of oxygen. Think backpacking, fly fishing. Admittedly, our wine seldom lasts more than two hours. However, there’s much less to carry on the way back. 800ml capacity.
Your growling stomach overpowers the runway at Paris Fashion Week. A list of dining tips. via newyorktimes [PR]
McDonalds recently opened two of their latest Tokyo outlets. To say that it surgically has removed their corporate voice — well its really closer to a lobotomy. Wow. They have done away with the golden arches, Ronald McDonald, Hamburglar, Happy Meals, and McMuffins in this McDonalds. They have even done away with a (the) logo. The only thing they retained is the color red.
Mid–twentieth–century Milan designer Giordano Robbiati achieved a spiritual union between form and function when he devised a new type of coffee maker in the late 1940s. Ciao bella. If you “love” retro modernism and espresso, go no farther. Loved around the world, Robbiati’s patented coffee machine is a classic design of the ‘Atomic Age'(1945–1960). Known […]
Branding 101. What does it take for a brand to make it in this economic environment? First off, consider hiring a professional – the positioning matrix (left) a valuable professional tool. Killer product. Killer concept. Just what the doctor ordered. For today’s branding quiz – Identify three elements in a killer marketing plan.
Value item: Here is an innovative, quirkly little product that may make a big (lemon) splash. The UTILO, Lemon Squeezer designed by Nicole Schaffert. Just insert spout into your lemon and squeeze for quick and easy seed-free juice. Made of stainless steel. Producer: Blomus was established in 2001 to innovatively manufacture stainless steel items utilizing […]
With cold weather just around the corner, tea anyone? Gems Teastick The Teastick GEMS bring new light to your cup of tea. Now with two brilliant colors so sparkling clear you can see the steeping tea bloom. With classic “scoop it, slide it, steep it” functionality The Teastick GEMS are as useful as they are […]
This cool coffee maker offers up a smart industrial design which cleanly integrates a ceramic mug in place of a carafe. The WMF1 Coffee Pad takes a single portioned coffee filter and can brew up a fresh cup of Java in about 1 minute. The compact coffee maker features a clean white design, with a […]
When does form and function equal art? Here is an example. A recent reviewer said “If Apple did housewares, this might be the iPot.