You can pretty much guarantee that whenever Nendo release a product it has an unusual element. The latest release they have waved their magic wand on is the suitcase coined ’kame’ meaning tortoise, a hybrid polycarbonate-fabric design for emerging Italian luggage brand Fabbrica Pelletterie Milano.
Again, the Japanese studio hasn’t disappointed, the high functioning design will improve your journey with its range of stress reducing features. Particularly noteworthy is the cable lock — If you need to free yourself from the suitcase you can park it by tying the cable lock provided to a post or handrail.
Nothing makes a mother smile more than a homemade card on Mother’s day. If you could choose anything on the big day, what would it be? I picked these:
- Black Fork & Spoon by Akito Akagi – www.tokyostore.noma
- Slope Chair – www.hay.dk
- Clothes Rack – www.nomess.dk
- Duo Table lamp – www.handandeyestudio.co.uk
- Poured Table – www.troelsflensted.com
Above: Radiograph Kitty reveals an intimate side — her skeleton.
Sanrio’s best-known fictional character Hello Kitty has tried many successful looks targeting the female market. A new masculine line designed by Nendo in collaboration with Pen the men’s lifestyle magazine presents the iconic figure out of context.
Nendo played with a diverse range of themes as a starting point in the range such as radiography, maths, art and architecture. Continue Reading…
Whilst designing their Hinterland collection – inspired by Dungeness and the surrounding Kent countryside – Mini Moderns were fascinated by the region’s rich military history. The designers created this new print named P.L.U.T.O. after a Second World War fuel line running from the headland of Dungeness to the French coast. Continue Reading…
Sunday, 15 March 2015
London SE21 7LD
Teuco will present Gessato a Pinstripe Limited Edition bathtub from the award winning Accademia collection at ISH 2015. The strikingly simple design features a bespoke pattern finish. This season the brand moved away from bright pop stripes taking inspiration from traditional tailoring fabric to offer an understated take on the bath.
Rachel Hill treated the press at the Clerkenwell Design Week 2015 launch with this shortbread. Impress your guests with some of her personalised treats, suitable for events, pop ups, exhibitions, weddings and product launches. Each sweet treat is made to order from fresh, locally sourced ingredients and delivered right to your door.
Try making this delicious cocktail tonight. You know you deserve it after the long week!
- 1 1/2 oz. rosemary blackberry syrup (recipe follows)
- 1 2/ oz. vodka
- 2 oz. limonata, or sparkling lemon soda
- Fresh rosemary sprigs, to garnish
- Fresh blackberries, to garnish
Californian based company memobottle have launched these new water bottles to match ISO standard paper sizes. The brilliant leak proof design glides easily into your bag to slot neatly alongside your computer and books.