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Portable Flexible Lighting Device

Portable Flexible Lighting Device

Typically, flashlights are made to do just one thing, whether it be spotlighting, searching, or lighting your way. This flexible lighting device is more than just a flashlight, it's a multipurpose personal, programmable light designed to illuminate when, where and how you desire. Kangaroo Light, designed by Kawamura-Ganjavian, is a playful, practical personal light. It …

Power Up Anything, Anywhere, Anytime!

Power Up Anything, Anywhere, Anytime!

Ever since power was available, manufacturers have always tried to keep portable power solutions with the user in mind. But what happens when you aren't next to a power outlet? Or when you forgot to charge your phone or laptop overnight? The low battery problem affects all of us, or taking power on the go …


A New Generation Of Athletic Apparel

A New Generation Of Athletic Apparel

It's healthy to sweat. Sweating is your body's natural way of cooling itself. But too much sweat can cause problems during sports and some people hate sweating so much that they don't like to work out. The sports brand Vaiden uses a NASA certified technology and integrating it into athletics apparel to regulate temperature. The …

The Adjustable Clampersand

The Adjustable Clampersand

The Adjustable Clampersand ($48) is a rare and precious thing: a true design-born commodity. Its first inkling was an original Coretoon by Chicaco-based designer and illustrator Tony Ruth, showing the typographical tool in sketchy form. And now, with much hard work from the guys at Hand-Eye Supply, you can find the fully-fledged and functional Clampersand. …

Hendrik Bag With Foldable Upper Part

Hendrik Bag With Foldable Upper Part

You probably already have several bags you use for various purposes. With the Hendrik Bag (roughly $55) by Jochen Smuda and Martin Fussenegger you'll get a fab looking alternative for your bag collection. It's not only particularly nice through the courier-bag look, but also practically. The foldable upper part gives you maximum space–close it with …


Lift Shelving Units

Lift Shelving Units

Product designer Staffan Holm was born in Lidköping, Sweden 1977 and worked as a furniture carpenter before studying interior and industrial design at the School of Design and Crafts (HDK) in Gothenburg. Since graduating 2008 and starting his own studio, Staffan collaborates with some of Scandinavia’s most renown companies, such as Swedese, Hay and Muuto …

The Interpolate Lamp

The Interpolate Lamp

iLoveHandles began when two friends who met in architecture grad school — one with a background in graphic design and business, and the other with a background in product design — started collaborating on projects that were clever, fun, and useful. "We never meant to be another iPhone accessories company. Sorry about that. We know there …

Bringing The ‘Chain’ Back To The Keychain

Bringing The ‘Chain’ Back To The Keychain

What's the big deal with keychains? Although keychains are the essential item in everybody's everyday-carry, it's typically an ugly, primitive design, opposed to our sleek mobile phones, wallets, pens, watches or notebooks. With the design Daniel Farkas and Beata Csortan want to unclutter the keychain and make it aesthetically pleasing. "As an avid bike rider, …


Burton Canyon Pack - Heritage Style Meets Organizational Ease

Burton Canyon Pack – Heritage Style Meets Organizational Ease

Boasting 28 liters of capacity, the Canyon Pack (available in assorted colors, shown here in Rustbucket Rip, $65) by snowboard brand Burton has a beautiful faded Oxford weave and is perfectly blending vintage style with modern day organization. It's big enough to hold all your gear and provides daily ease with internal, external and padded …

Mods Vs Rockers: Their Time And Their Bikes

Mods Vs Rockers: Their Time And Their Bikes

In 1964, the UK's Guardian newspaper reported Parliament rushed to combat teenage hooliganism at seaside resorts near Brighton and Margate before the August banking holiday. It didn’t appear to do much good as a fight broke out that summer involving thousands of Rockers and Mods battling it out while holidayers looked on in horror. Fierce …

Make More Art

Make More Art

“Don’t think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it’s good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art,” once said Andy Warhol. ARTMUC is a Bavarian art fair happening in Munich that represents a wide range of current trends in …


Times They Changin

Times They Changin

Photographer Eric Mirbach has been putting in work in the realm of skateboard photography over the last decade, but now teamed up with his girlfriend Julia, a former runway model, to put together a new online magazine on fashion, travel, beauty and lifestyle. Times They Changin is a hybrid of both a high-end online magazine …

Pro Trek Triple Sensor Multi-Function Watch

Pro Trek Triple Sensor Multi-Function Watch

Casio is always moving time forward and recently is focusing its efforts on solar-powered radio-controlled watches: the built-in solar battery eliminates the nuisance of replacing batteries, atomic timekeeping means the users never have to reset the time. Guided by a "Triple 10" development concept, the design teams sought a watch with 10-meter free-fall endurance, 10-bar …


New Online Magazine: myp MAGAZINE

New Online Magazine: myp MAGAZINE

We'd like to present you beautifully design Berlin-based myp MAGAZINE, which means my pages magazine. The online magazine and design project is non-commercial, gratuitous and advertisement-free. The magazine is published quarterly, and offers young creative people and artists of various art forms a platform where they can present their thoughts in public with a photo …

Pikkpack Flat-Packed DIY Shoe

Pikkpack Flat-Packed DIY Shoe

The small startup called Pikkpack has been founded by Hungarian designer Sara Gulyas, who created a DIY shoe that you can assemble, disassemble and reassemble at your leisure. This footwear starts out as a flat piece of high quality 100% leather and then the you can transform it into a 3D piece of clothing with …

Out Of This World: Experience Zero-G

Out Of This World: Experience Zero-G

A body in free fall in a uniform gravitational field experiences no g-force acceleration and feels weightless. This is also termed 'zero-g.' Now Zero-G experience is within everyone’s reach. Zero gravity flights will be accessible from more than 15 locations across the world, which are slated to begin in 2015. This project is totally out of …


Bison Bag, The Sleeping Bag Hammock

Bison Bag, The Sleeping Bag Hammock

The awesome thing about this forest green Sleeping Bag, is you can use it anywhere. It's more comfortable than a regular hammock and more convenient then packing up a bunch of camping goods. "We wanted something minimalistic and simple," say Julia and Lance Williams. "I remember on one of our hiking trips, my brother and …

Interactive Radio Controlled By Light And Touch

Interactive Radio Controlled By Light And Touch

Some time ago we already enjoyed The Ganglion Lamp that Daniel Kaufman invented. Now Kaufman is back with the Radio, a interactive radio where the volume is controlled by light hitting an adjustable aperture. This project was programmed using an Arduino Uno, where the user controls the tuning by simply touching or sliding anywhere on the …

Walker Dubai Tote Bag

Walker Dubai Tote Bag

The Walker Dubai (42 cm x 47 cm x 17 cm, $360) tote bag is designed for everyday work and use. Beeing part of the new collection in Moreca, Craftsman Lab, this premium bag will become irreplaceable during workdays and at weekends. Its height allows taking along everything from a laptop to a fresh baguette. …


The Ultimate Travel Tech Checklist For Backpackers

The Ultimate Travel Tech Checklist For Backpackers

Some believe bringing along electronic gadgets on a backpacking trip robs you of the true nomad experience. However, technology can also enrich your trip. With the right devices you can explore, plan and stay safe throughout your expedition. Furthermore, knowing what to bring along and what to leave behind can make a big impact on …

271 Years Before Pantone

271 Years Before Pantone

271 years before Pantone, an artist known only as A. Boogert mixed and described every color imaginable in an inspiring book in Dutch from 1692. Medieval book hirorian Erik Kwakkel merely put it on the bigger podium on his blog, who translated part of the introduction; the color book was intended as an educational guide, explaining how …

The Trader Chronograph

The Trader Chronograph

Capable of nailing the time to a tenth of second, and yet The Trader ($999) by Nixon doesn't scream to the world that it's a sports watch. It is fitted with the Swiss Ronda 5040F movement. The 30 minute Chronograph for the watch includes day, month and date features. It’s capable of timing accurate to …