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  • Folded Vessel Home Storage From Good Thing

    Folded Vessel Home Storage From Good Thing

    George Carlin said that a person’s home is simply a place for their stuff, but the question of how to store and arrange that stuff varies from person to person and from home to home. One interesting approach is represented by the Folded Vessel, a nifty home storage solution from Brooklyn’s Good Thing design studio. […]

  • Tiny Arcade From TinyCircuits Fits in the Palm of Your Hand

    Tiny Arcade From TinyCircuits Fits in the Palm of Your Hand

    If you ever dreamed of the day that you would be able to fit an entire arcade cabinet in the palm of your hand, I have good news and bad news: The good news is that you can now do this with TinyCircuits’ Tiny Arcade. The bad news is that you will probably never become […]

  • ATILIUM Power Bank Looks Like Old-School Pager

    ATILIUM Power Bank Looks Like Old-School Pager

    There aren’t too many downsides to the extinction of the pager. Cell phones are unarguably more convenient and offer many more functions than a pager ever could, but there’s one thing they lack: The aesthetic value of a pager. ATILIUM is a way to recapture that value, since it’s a portable power bank that looks just […]

  • ‘De-dimension': 2D/3D Furniture by Jongha Choi (Video)

    ‘De-dimension': 2D/3D Furniture by Jongha Choi (Video)

    Furniture that hangs flat against the wall but that can be taken down and used as regular furniture is the kind of thing people make cartoons about, but designer Jongha Choi has made it a reality with a collection of furniture entitled De-dimension. The concept behind these pieces is simple: They can be converted from […]

  • Spirit of Travel: The New Luggage Teaser From Louis Vuitton (Video)

    Spirit of Travel: The New Luggage Teaser From Louis Vuitton (Video)

    Earlier this month, Louis Vuitton announced an upcoming collaboration with famed Apple designer Marc Newson. Now, the brand has gone a step further in stoking enthusiasm for the collaboration, by releasing a teaser for the Spirit of Travel: The New Luggage collaborative collection. Apple fans will probably experience a twinge of familiarity with the Spirit […]

  • Levitating CUP: It’s a Cup That Levitates

    Levitating CUP: It’s a Cup That Levitates

    I’ve said it before, and I will more than likely say it again: Levitation is so hot right now. Just the other day I told you about the levitating phone charger that’s not actually a levitating phone charger, but the Levitating CUP now raising funds on Kickstarter suffers from no such misnomers. Yes, the Levitating […]

  • Paper Composite Bottle Opener: Made Out of Paper, Still Works

    Paper Composite Bottle Opener: Made Out of Paper, Still Works

    I probably don’t have to tell you that bottle openers are usually made out of metal, so as to be strong enough to pry also-usually-metal caps from bottles containing soda or beer. But you may not be aware that technology is now sufficiently advanced to create a bottle opener made from, believe it or not, paper. It’s […]

  • ‘Weaving Shibusa': A Documentary About Japanese Denim (Trailer)

    ‘Weaving Shibusa': A Documentary About Japanese Denim (Trailer)

    On August 6th, viewers at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco will be treated to a documentary about Japanese denim and the people who practice this longstanding tradition of quality and style. Presented by denim brand Self Edge, the doc is called Weaving Shibusa, and a trailer has recently premiered online. Weaving Shibusa explores the […]

  • FORMUL2 Racer Concept Car by Radek Štêpán (Pics)

    FORMUL2 Racer Concept Car by Radek Štêpán (Pics)

    Imagine if you will, a modular vehicle with automated droids that can swap out its wheels, suspension, and or chassis depending on the type of terrain you expect it to encounter. It sounds like something out of a Hanna-Barbera cartoon, but designer Radek Štêpán has come up with a real-life Chan Van that goes by […]