Starck Net for Flos

DesignComments ⋅ Aug 5, 2011
Celebrity industrial designer Philippe Starck has managed to tastefully combine aesthetics and function on a mind-boggling level of consistency. His latest, the “Net” lamp for Flos aims to kill two birds with one stone by creating a minim...

Monocle Tuscany Pop-Up Store

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 4, 2011
Monocle, the publication-turned-retailer-turned all around lifestyle brand guru, has recently broken ground on a new pop-up shop in beautiful Tuscany. Already inhabiting cosmopolitan meccas including London, New York and Hong Kong, Monocole’s l...

Björk: Biophilia – The Ultimate Edition Boxset

MusicComments ⋅ Aug 2, 2011
Moneyed fans of Björk rejoice – the Ultimate Edition Boxset has arrived. Among the most beautiful and well-designed boxsets ever created, this strictly limited-edition, lacquered and silk-screened oak hinged lid case comes with the full Biophil...

A Bathing Ape FLANNEL CUSHION

DesignComments ⋅ Aug 2, 2011
Does it pain you when, upon walking into your newly-decorated apartment, no design details exquisitely match the Bathing Ape logo emblazoned on your T shirt, jeans or neon patent leather sneakers? Apparently, this kind of consumer does exist and BAPE...

Beastie Boys Action Figure Set

DesignComments ⋅ Aug 1, 2011
The Beastie Boys release a special set of commemorative action figures, produced by NOWHERE LTD./A Bathing Ape. Made for the release of the trio’s “Don’t Play No Game That I Can’t Win” music video, the set mirrors the ch...

BMW i Concept Series Unveiled

DesignComments ⋅ Jul 29, 2011
BMW i stands for visionary vehicles and mobility services, inspiring design and a new understanding of premium that is strongly defined by sustainability. With BMW i, the BMW Group is adopting an all-embracing approach, redefining the understanding o...

Giotto Rapha Cycle Club Espresso Machine by Rocket Espresso Milano

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jul 29, 2011
Amid a recent flood of scandal and accusation, the cycling industry has taken extra precautions to protect itself against doping accusations. Of all the natural (and legal) alternatives available to cyclists today, one drink of choice always seem...

COMME des GARCONS GOOD DESIGN SHOP Further Look

DesignComments ⋅ Jul 29, 2011
We’re pleased to present you with a further look at the COMME des GARCONS GOOD DESIGN SHOP. As previewed here, the concept space plays host to a space full of timeless items that stand the test of time. Curated by Kenmei Nagaoka, the shop w...

Louis Vuitton: Architecture & Interiors Book

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 28, 2011
Louis Vuitton has announced its plans to release Louis Vuitton: Architecture & Interior, a new book that showcases the foundations and structures of its worldwide stores. Highlighting everything from its window displays to its bag bars, the...

44 Club with Nike and Wieden+Kennedy

CultureComments ⋅ Jul 28, 2011
A new video from 44 Club highlights the successful client-agent relationship between Nike Corporation and Portland-based agency Wieden+Kennedy. Having worked together for nearly 30 years (a true rarity in today’s crazed public relations and...

nabiisshop Grand Opening

EventsComments ⋅ Jul 28, 2011
To mark the celebration of its 10th Friderday (and its own grand opening), nabiisshop has designed a number of handmade invitation cards. Hand-drawn on pieces of an H+Son wheel rim, the invitations encourage guests to attend the July 31 opening a...

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island

LifestyleComments ⋅ Jul 28, 2011
When Milton wrote about Paradise Lost, he obviously hadn’t been to The Maldives yet. Situated in the middle of the Indian Ocean, a new luxury resort has been developed that’s situated right in the heart of the Maldives Islands. Althou...

BOFFO Building Fashion 2011

EventsComments ⋅ Jul 28, 2011
The BOFFO Building Fashion 2011 lineup has been announced. Conceived as an extension of design and creativity from the eyes of fashion designers, a competition held with Architizer scoured the world to find the most appropriate artists to align w...

Stussy x Medicom Toy Bearbrick 400% Stormtrooper

DesignComments ⋅ Jul 28, 2011
For the upcoming release of Medicom Toy’s licensed 400% Stormtrooper Bearbrick, Stussy also jumped on board to present the following giveaway T-shirt. As no strangers to the Star Wars and Medicom Toy franchise, the shirt follows a similar a...

Maglia’s Umbrella Workshop

CultureComments ⋅ Jul 27, 2011
Continuing a long tradition, Maglia manufactures handmade umbrellas using materials of the highest quality and made entirely on premises in Italy. Umbrellas are made to the customer’s specifications. Maglia makes classic umbrellas in the English...