The Next Frontier For 3-D Printing: Helping The Disabled

People with disabilities are too often stuck buying expensive gadgets to improve their daily lives. Worse, those gadgets may be poorly designed and fabricated. For Enabled By Design, a nonprofit specializing in “good design [that] can support people to live as independently as possible,” 3-D printing is a game-changer. Instead of buying mass-produced products, people with disabilities can manufacture exactly what they need to suit their individual needs.

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Mixed Drink Machine by Margaritaville

With gadgets like the Margaritaville Mixed Drink Machine hitting the market, your local bartender’s job could be in serious danger. Who wants to spend time making drinks by the pool when you could be spending your time getting wasted on booze by the pool? The Margaritaville bartenders have pre-loaded this machine with 48 different recipes, all you have to do is add your choice of liquor and load the select mixers. Simply press a button, and this thing dispenses perfectly proportioned cocktails with ease. Rough week at work? No problem. Just hit the drink strength switch and you got yourself a stronger cocktail. […]

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Places I wanna be right now: Vol 1

Tropea, Calabria, Southern Italy. The garden of Saiho Ji in Kyoto, Japan. Sagrada Família Cathedral in Barcelona, Spain Atlantic Ocean Rd, Norway The Dunes of Lencois, Brazil Ocean Beach, San Francisco, California La Grotta Cove, Corfu Island, Greece Vintgar Gorge, Triglav National Park, Slovenia Qikeng Don in Wulong, China Valloires Abbey Garden, France Blanket Bay Lodge, New Zealand Tulip Fields, Amsterdam

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Artist Draws from Memory

British artist Stephen Wiltshire creates detailed panoramic drawings of city skylines and beautiful landscapes using only his memory as a reference. New York, Tokyo, London, and other cities drawn entirely from memory. Stephen was diagnosed with autism at an early age. Talented artist can quickly memorize detailed cityscapes and then draw them later.

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Indoor Clouds

Dutch artist Berndnaut Smilde controls the weather and creates beautiful indoor clouds with the help of a smoke machine. Fog machine emits dense vapor / smoke that makes contact with sprayed water and forms small white cloud. Miniature cloud floats through the room and quickly disappears.

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Superhero Fashion by John Woo

He Wears It by John Woo – Super Heroes Meets Fashion More superhero fashion / art has hit the scene, but this time around John Woo has blended his favorite fictional characters with some of our favorite fashion labels. The Hong Kong based artist didn’t discriminate with only superheroes either, outfitting some of our favorite super villains as well including the likes of Darth Vader and the Joker. The collection showcases plenty of fictional characters walking the runway in some of the streetwear scene’s most popular labels. Our personal favorite would have to be the Superman for D&G piece.

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The Power of Colour

Black and white are the safe choices in the design world. The color of luxury is elegant and subdued. Yet, at the same time, even top-tier designers, artists and luxury brands have always used bright colors as well. It is not about either or. It is not black-and-white or color.

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