Magnhild Kennedy is a Norwegian artist who creates stunning artworks mixing fashion and design. On her website Damselfrau, she shares her powerful masks, a series of mysterious creations designed using lace, ribbon, sequins and antique clothes. The artist’s masks could be described as wearable sculptures, as they look as they were designed for some pagan […]
Among other things, India and Pakistan share a rich tradition of textile design and embroidery, with variations in design from one region to another. One may ask: “How to show the incredible diversity of fashion in these areas?”. Well, Craftsvilla found a solution by designing a series of maps that show the most representative fabric […]
How do you read the time if you are visually impaired? There are probably solutions that involve audio with a smartwatch, but they will never be as elegant as this Braille watch. The Dot is a smartwatch that comes with an app you can install on your phone, but it also includes mechanisms to give […]
Many designers choose to design for smartwatches because the digital screens allow them to create modern interfaces and innovate. Innovating with a technology that has been around for hundreds of years is harder, especially when the technology behind is more restrictive. With the Loyto L1, the designers found a way to give a new, modern graphic […]
Andres Gallardo has created a gorgeous little collection of jewelry inspired by the universe of Alice in Wonderland. All of the jewelry is handmade, so it’s quite exclusive if you purchase some.
Solid Gray’s latest bag has a wonderful futuristic look and an innovative design. It was designed to protect your prized possession by using layered aluminium polymer composite material only. It comes with a prize, but it’s unique and even has a laser engraved serial number to prove it.
If you think socks are just something you wear for protecting your feet from the cold and from friction in your shoes, think again! Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a long history of stealing the show by wearing shiny socks (while still wearing a suit), the New York Times even wrote an article on […]
If you are looking for a truly unique ring, you should pay attention to this cool Kickstarter projet by Enchanted Soul. The project owner can already rejoice, because its Kickstarter was funding within two days, and still progressing. The project started out of frustration when purchasing a wooden ring that wasn’t as good as advertised […]
If you are visually impaired, it can be hard to access many electronic devices. Computers have special equipment to make typing and visiting websites more accessible, but newer techology is often built only for people with full sight. Korean designer Dot worked on a way to make the smarwatches more accessible and designed the first […]
Recorded in Abbey Road, Revolver was a game changer for the Beatles. It featured some of the British bands most popular songs, like Eleanor Rigby or Yellow Submarine. It was released on the 5th of August 1966, which makes it the 50th anniversary this summer 2016. Abbey Road studios decided to celebrate this anniversary by […]
Some artists work with paint, clay, or paper. Stefanie Posavec likes to use data as her raw material to work with. The UK-based designer and artist specializes in representing data using illustration, visualization tools, or art. Let’s take a look at a few of her design and art projects. Air transformed: touching air An evolving […]
I’m a big fan of miniature worlds, I appreciate the hard work and dedication of the artists who spend time re-creating smaller versions of our world. That’s why I regularly feature artists who create those, like Kendal Murray or Slinkachu, among others. You can easily imagine how happy I was when I discovered these cute […]