Monthly Archive: December 2009

Goodbye 2OOO’s

Hello to a new decade! This is a pictorial wrap-up of what we did, what we saw and who did it over the last 10 years. From Y2K to the birth of Twitter, take a...

Simple Syrup: Package Design

No, this is not some fine liquor or celebrity cologne. This bottle is the means of delivering a homemade maple syrup from a Virginia farm to consumers everywhere with taste. The thick glass bottle, natural brown color...

Images That Really Pop

Holographic art has reached a whole new plateau with this new development from Zebra Imaging. When trying to communicate the structure of a building, many developers build scale models with landscapes and scale indicators...

Designer interview: Katie Thompson

Katie Thompson (Owner & Designer) Recreate Katie is a South African interior designer who started Recreate, a repurposed range of furniture and lighting, in February 2009. By blending South African craftsmanship with high-end finishes and...

The Finest of the Finnish

This is the face of an artisan — a genuine glass blower. This man, Tapio Wirkkala, is known for helping to put Finnish Design into the textbooks. His persona is that of an industrious workman...