BankNote NYC is a brand-new Brooklyn based carry company founded by two longtime friends, Chris Zumtobel and Bjorn Talbot. They believe in quality American manufacturing, simplicity of design, and the intersection of aesthetic and functionality. The BankNote Backpack is durable, water-resistant and offers designer quality at an accessible price of
Since Julia Keables and Lance Williams from Clayborne Outdoor Good launched the first Bison Bag they have gotten a ton of feedback and with that knowledge they have made some vital improvements to the sleeping bag hammock to create an even more ‘camp-patible’ experience that is available through Kickstarter here.
We’re living in a Golden Age of innovation and creation. Despite the opportunities and prowess however, crowdfunding and creating physical products isn’t easy, it’s actually incredibly hard. It can be done though. So if you’ve ever dreamt of seeing your sketches on store shelves, if you’ve got awesome designs gathering
Our eyes begin developing after we are born. According to the American Optometric Association, vision begins when light rays reflect off an object and enter into the eye via the cornea (the transparent covering of the eye). The cornea refracts and bends the light rays that pass through the pupil.
InFrame: A New Documentary Film Series Revealing The Unique Journeys Of Rising Creative Professionals
The film series of intimate shorts, filmed by Berkhout, cofounder and director of Like Knows Like, follows the unique journeys of the talented creative individuals that make up the Format community. Tracing the beautiful — and sometimes turbulent — paths to success of photographers, artists, designers and illustrators around the
24-year-old artist Dorota Pankowska is living in Toronto, Canada. She usually strives to create unique and original ideas that haven’t been done before. Her business cards made from melted crayons left an impression and made us look. “I started by getting the exact shape I wanted laser cut from acrylic,
The latest tool by Philadelphia-based Innovation Factory is titled Lil Trucker. It’s a multi-tool that is the ultimate instrument for rugged outdoorsman and survivalist adventurers alike – all while fitting in your glove compartment. Originally developed for rescue workers, the tool uses no bounds. Crafted out of hardened 1055 carbon
The book Postdigital Artisans (Frame Publishers, ISBN 978-94-91727-61-0, $45, order the book directly from Frame Publishers or at Amazon), compiled by LS:N Global editor Jonathan Openshaw, sports craftsmanship with a new aesthetic in Fashion, Art, Design and Architecture on 296 pages. Digital technology has irreversibly changed how we see, think and act.
You know those things you didn’t realise you needed until you had them – like GPS or a charger that doesn’t need a plug – Bellroy’s Phone Pocket Plus (available via Bellroy or at Amazon) is one of those. Here’s a wallet that holds your cash, cards, phone and key,
Swedish Punk Rock and Indie band Knifven puts out their debut album Skuggfigurer. The 12 songs on the album revolve thematically around the political situation in Sweden, combining feelings of general despair with personal stories of life and its hardships. There is anger, there is hope and there is love.