Hookl und Stool 2014 Armada High Armchair

DesignComments ⋅ May 9, 2014
As a part of its ongoing pursuit of the perfect furnishings, Belgrade-based design studio Hookl und Stool commissioned designer Zoran Jedrejcic to create the Armada High Armchair. Perfectly minimalist, the chair uses a single piece of steel to constr...

Grower’s Cup Portable Coffee Brewing Pouch

DesignComments ⋅ May 9, 2014
A coffee purist knows the distinct taste of a freshly brewed cup. For those that love the flavor of French-pressed coffee, yet don’t always have the time to sit through the process, Danish coffee company Grower’s Cup presents a new soluti...

The rOtring 800+ Merges Digital and Analog with Pencil & Stylus Combo

DesignComments ⋅ May 6, 2014
German writing instrument purveyors rOtring bridge the gap between digital and physical mediums with its new 800+ two-in-one stylus mechanical pencil. The well-weighted metal writing tool features a knurled metal case housing both a precision stylus...

Ghurka 2014 Campaign Furniture Collection

DesignComments ⋅ May 5, 2014
American bag and accessory purveyor Ghurka has pulled the drapes back on its collection of Campaign Furniture. Comprised of 11 pieces, the collection derives inspiration from turn-of-the-century designs, and all pieces are crafted from solid oak wood...

Range Rover Vogue LUMMA CLR-R by SR Auto Group

DesignComments ⋅ May 4, 2014
Vancouver car tuner SR Auto Group has given the Range Rover Vogue an aggressive makeover with specialty parts coming from Germany’s own LUMMA Design. This luxury SUV features LUMMA’s CLR-R styling kit which includes a body kit with wider...

Medicom Toy Tokyo Skytree Town Solamachi Store 2nd Anniversary 400% Gold-Plated Daruma Bearbrick

DesignComments ⋅ May 2, 2014
Japanese toy giant Medicom Toy celebrates the two-year anniversary of its Skytree Town Solamachi store in Tokyo with the release of a commemorative gold-plated Bearbrick. Measuring in at the 400% size, the gold-plated ursine figure features a classic...

PayPal Unveils New Brand Identity

DesignComments ⋅ May 1, 2014
PayPal becomes the latest tech giant to redesign its branding with a more modern approach. “What do you do when a brand that entered the world as an innovator starts to look like the establishment it once challenged? When a comprehensive visual audit...

Hot Toys The Amazing Spider-Man 1/6th-Scale Collectible Figure

DesignComments ⋅ May 1, 2014
Just in time for the midnight release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2,  premium toymaker Hot Toys reveals its latest creation taking on the likeness of Peter Parker’s secret identity. The movie-accurate 1/6th scale collectible figure features a newly dev...

Iron Man Mark 42 Maquette Preview

DesignComments ⋅ May 1, 2014
Given the abundance of new make-ups and suits from Iron Man, the franchise has spun off into a lucrative area for licensed toys. An upcoming release from Sideshow Collectibles features the Iron Man Mark 42 Quarter Scale Maquette. The effort was joint...

The ABC of Architects

DesignComments ⋅ Apr 30, 2014
For those looking to expand or even test their knowledge of famous architecture, Andrea Stinga and Federico Gonzalez list 26 of the world’s top architects in a short video titled “The ABC of Architects.” Traveling down the alphabet, the two visual ar...

Comfort Food by Jessica Dance and David Sykes

DesignComments ⋅ Apr 29, 2014
They say knitting is the new yoga. While you can’t wear these items from Jessica Dance, the British model maker has taken a charming approach to the age-old practice of knitting, and worked in partnership with photographer David Sykes to comple...

BLACKRAINBOW: BKRW Sport Magazine – Basketball Issue

DesignComments ⋅ Apr 29, 2014
Creative imprint BLACKRAINBOW has unveiled some details surrounding the latest issue of the BKRW Sport Magazine. The latest Basketball Issue is shot by Hughes Lawson-Body and covered by Lindsey Wixson in collaboration with Chanel, featuring the Ameri...

A Closer Look at SKET-ONE’s “Our Father” Sculpture

DesignComments ⋅ Apr 25, 2014
Seasoned visual artist and OG graffiti writer SKET-ONE introduces his latest sculpture that utilizes cues from pop culture and religion to shed light on false idols. The 25″ x 16″ resin-based sculpture features none other than Star Wars c...

3D on the Rocks by TBWA\Hakuhodo for Suntory Whisky

DesignComments ⋅ Apr 22, 2014
Commissioned by century-old Japanese distillery and beverage company Suntory, creative agency TBWA\Hakuhodo launches a unique campaign that uses a subtractive process of 3D modeling to produce small ice sculptures to accompany your glass of whiskey....

Vitra Unveils Bold New Colors for Aluminum Eames Chair

DesignComments ⋅ Apr 22, 2014
Longtime purveyor of furniture innovations from Charles and Ray Eames, Vitra reimagines the iconic Eames Aluminum Group of chairs with a collection of contemporary color offerings. Originally commissioned as an outdoor chair, this range has been a st...