The Northern Icon Strates Desk is the creation of Mathieu Lehanneur and it represents the emulation of the child by the adult. I bet I lost you here. Well, if you had a real childhood, i.e. you were playing with real life toys like LEGO instead of playing mindless videogames all day long, well, then you know what I mean. This desk is a LEGO game for your inner adult. It allows you to build your own stuff and let your imagination run wild, because it consists … continue reading
Meet Iris, the application that will change your life! Well, maybe I’m exaggerating ,but Iris is one cool app. Iris is your electronic servant, the application that gives you total control over your house, by remote. All you have to do is to install it on your smartphone or on your laptop/computer, and you’ll be able to adjust the lights or to control your security system or your house climate, to lock/unlock your doors/garage, you name it. Of course, you’ll have to install some smart … continue reading
The Woorock Hammock Swing is the best thing in the world since sliced bread and water beds. I really mean that folks! George Bechter (the designer/architect/inventor) did a hell of a job here, I bet he is the lazy kind of person. If you never tried a hammock before, you should know that the hardest part is to find a place for it. Sometimes, this can be quite frustrating. With this baby, after a hard day’s work, all you’ll have to do is find the perfect spot … continue reading
If you’re the DSLR kind of person and you love taking high quality pictures while on the run, but you’re too lazy to carry around with you that uncomfortable lump of technology (the Nikon, I mean), well, the good news is that Moment is here for you. Moment, your best friend when it comes to taking cat pictures! With this awesome lens, you can transform your boring smartphone into something magic. Well, at least that’s what the guys behind Moment are saying (and keep in mind that … continue reading
This is the Original Friday Inspiration series - amazing things that we handpicked to inspire you to greatness. You have a full weekend ahead, so use it wisely and don’t waste your days of rest on resting!
In one of the photos below there’s a notebook with Note To Self written on it. That’s a pretty good idea to keep a journal. No, that’s not only for little girls – man can have such a habit as well. Write about the little things, note the field trip you took and what you’ve discovered or maybe write a poem. The world is full of inspiration, why not try to capture it! Photos are not forever, not even digital ones – a broken hard disk, a stolen phone – we’ve all been there. Also, you should always have a pen on you, wherever you go. And gum. And napkins. That should do it.
Let me show you one weird piece of furniture that resembles a stealth fighter.I may be wrong but that’s what it looks to me, a piece of furniture that mimics the design of an F 117 fighter airplane. Ji Delugre seems to be an interesting dude (actually, I hope it’s a dude, because with Asians you can never tell for sure, and certainly not from their names), at least if we’re judging him by his latest creation, the BUK sideboard. Made of solid oak and … continue reading
This weird looking gizmo on wheels is actually a motorbike, can you believe that? Even if it resembles one of Salvador Dali’s nightmares, the Otor Bike is actually as real as your next door Chinese neighbor. Living on the thin border line between a bicycle and a motorcycle, the Otor Bike is the creation of Oto Cycles , a Spanish company based in Barcelona, specialized in creating vintage looking bikes powered by high tech electrical engines. I hope you realize from the pictures that the … continue reading
Andres Amador is a San Francisco-area based landscape artist. His works are pretty unique – he creates amazing sand paintings on beaches – huge sand paintings that is. His only tool is a rake and sometimes the collaboration of volunteers. “My dream is to do my artwork in locations around the world and to bring more people into the creative act with me,” says the artist. You can check out more of his work … continue reading