Monthly Archive: March 2009

Matchbook Block

Wooden block of matches? Oh yeah, now THAT’S design! The designer claims to evoke wonder and spirit…ok, I’ll give them that. If design is done well, it takes what you may have thought to be in a...

Carbon Allotropes In A Jar….

……or you can just call them BuckyBalls. This hilarious website infomercial offers “216 powerful, rare earth magnets” called BuckyBalls. Named after Richard Buckminster Fuller, in some weird way, these jars of magnets are able to...

Two Wheels Folded

  Oobject has compiled a top 10 list of folding bicycles, complete with odd, ugly and functional designs for your viewing pleasure. In some of these concept designs, the designer has forgotten to consider...

Graffiti Heaven

This sketchbook offers a compromise for all of the blight-ridden commercial building owners and street vandals who claim to have no other place for displaying artwork. Full-page spreads of New York City’s grimy cityscapes, abandoned...

Luxurious Luggage

These old suitcases get a second life by an ingenious owner who turned them into a travel themed vanity and a wall cabinet. That’s a classy display of design aesthetic using found objects and patterns. This...

It’s About Time!

Cell phones with projects. Thank you, finally! Full size 50-inch projection, built-in 5 megapixel camera and touch screen interface. Only available in Korea for now, this phone will be in high demand in the States once made...