A look at the decisions the designers had to make
Phaidon's forthcoming 1000 Design Classics really should be called 1000 Industrial Design Classics, as nearly everything in it was mass-produced, but I'll be grateful the book exists rather than…
In addition to running his own design firm, Studio Make Believe, UK-based product designer Anthony Dickens invented this unique Circle Guitar. Listen to the sound it makes: "We built Circle Guitar to…
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Tony Holmsten's one-off sketch gains the attention of a science enthusiast
For furniture designers, color is primarily about aesthetics; the designer chooses colors they like, or that they feel will have market appeal. But the designers at HomePro, a Thailand-based retailer…
Bananas used to be super rare in South Korea, which just doesn't have the climate to grow them. It wasn't until shipping links were set up with a Dole plantation in the appropriately hot Philippines…
Why is this shaped like this? Let's talk about two things that used to not go together: Japan and butter. Like other East Asian cultures, butter was never a part of the traditional Japanese diet, and…
No eyeglass fogging and a great seal, with minimal materials
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