Out of office: coffee and creative small talk with Tatiana Bilbao

Out of office: coffee and creative small talk with Tatiana Bilbao

Bodil Blain: How do you take your coffee?Tatiana Bilbao: I don’t. Too much caffeine can drive me crazy! BB: Where does your name come from?TB: My grandfather’s grandfather was an orphan in Bilbao and, when you have no name, they give you the name of the city you were born in. He became a prominent contractor...

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1 day ago, Wallpaper *

A backpack for rural schoolchildren that converts into a writing desk!

A backpack for rural schoolchildren that converts into a writing desk!

Developed for schools in rural India, where it’s still pretty common for students to sit on the floor and study, Deskit provides children with a writing table attached right to their backpack. The standard canvas backpack comes with a collapsible hard-surface and legs built right into its front,...

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1 day ago, Yanko Design

first phase of illuminated river lights up the thames in london

first phase of illuminated river lights up the thames in london

historic landmarks of river thames - the millennium, southwark, cannon street and london bridges - are lit up in the first phase of illuminated river. The post first phase of illuminated river lights up the thames in london appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.

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1 day ago, Design Boom

Filtration Skyscrapers in the oceans could "solve environmental and energy problems" around the world

Filtration Skyscrapers in the oceans could "solve environmental and energy problems" around the world

Architectural designer and visualiser Honglin Li has proposed deploying floating high-rise waste-to-energy plants fuelled by plastic waste to clean up the oceans while generating electricity. Read more

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1 day ago, Dezeen

When Typography moves from 2D to 3D, we get the Furnitype

When Typography moves from 2D to 3D, we get the Furnitype

What can I say about the Furnitype – it’s an expression of a designer and their love for typography and how it translates into design. The muse – typography is given a form and you can enjoy the playfulness of the curves and lines, when you align in a fashion to form symbols and a three-dimensional language...

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1 day ago, Yanko Design, Typography

‘Porfirio’ brings the crowdfunding model to the leather industry

‘Porfirio’ brings the crowdfunding model to the leather industry

The idea is a simple yet powerful one. Build a brand by only involving the one component necessary for retail… the consumer. Crowdfunding allows you to absolutely skip across most of the hurdles that make traditional luxury goods expensive. Logistics, warehouses, retail outlets, distributors, and...

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1 day ago, Yanko Design

Six multi-tasking Ukrainian studios moving the country's design industry forward

Six multi-tasking Ukrainian studios moving the country's design industry forward

Ukraine is finding its place on the global design stage with multi-disciplinary studios that blur the boundaries between architecture, interiors and furniture. Here are six studios to watch. Read more

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1 day ago, Dezeen

The Elphin House Gets a New Addition With a Textile-Inspired Facade

The Elphin House Gets a New Addition With a Textile-Inspired Facade

In the lush Melbourne suburb of Ivanhoe, Julie Firkin Architects created a modern addition outfitted with a patterned facade screen. The Elphin House gained extra square footage in the back to house the new kitchen, dining room, and living room, all of which extend out to the garden when the almost 23-foot-wide...

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1 day ago, Design Milk

London bandstand where David Bowie played given listed status

London bandstand where David Bowie played given listed status

An ironwork bandstand in south London where David Bowie organised and performed at a festival 50 years ago has been given Grade II-listed status. Read more

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1 day ago, Dezeen

Makr Shakr Robotic Bartender Offers Stirring Glimpse of the Future of Automation

Makr Shakr Robotic Bartender Offers Stirring Glimpse of the Future of Automation

The media’s attention has primarily veered toward the imminent arrival of autonomous vehicles to drive us here and there, with nary a driver needed. But look around and you might already have noticed robots are already here and near, flipping burgers, greeting travelers and carrying luggage, and...

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1 day ago, Design Milk

gustafson porter + bowman completes first phase of valencia’s ‘parque central’

gustafson porter + bowman completes first phase of valencia’s ‘parque central’

the design comprises a series of varied, multi-level gardens that have been created as a series of large 'bowls' – inspired by the region's traditional ceramics. The post gustafson porter + bowman completes first phase of valencia’s ‘parque central’ appeared first on designboom | architecture...

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1 day ago, Design Boom

Badrul Rupak

Badrul Rupak

Résumé-style One Pager with a big image slideshow featuring the work of product designer, Badrul Rupak. Neat touch with the footer copyright date representing his birth year:) Full Review

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1 day ago, One Page Love

Readability vs. Legibility: What's the Difference?

Readability vs. Legibility: What's the Difference?

When you are creating amazing designs or trying to market your brand, the last thing you want is people straining to read the words on your blog or web content. The search for stylized, readable fonts has led to some confusion between two terms: legibility and readability. Legibility, when applied to...

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1 day ago, Creative Market

Hølte opens Hackney design studio for customising IKEA kitchens

Hølte opens Hackney design studio for customising IKEA kitchens

Hølte, a company that offers bespoke fronts for IKEA kitchens, has unveiled a new design studio and showroom in London's Hackney. Read more

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1 day ago, Dezeen

Ritzwell Continues to Bring Peace and Tranquility to Everyday Design

Ritzwell Continues to Bring Peace and Tranquility to Everyday Design

Since 1992, Ritzwell has been breathing warmth into their furniture through quality materials and delicate craftsmanship. Their ultimate goal is to make furniture that naturally becomes a part of your everyday life, bringing peace and tranquility along with it. Have a look at Ritzwell’s 2019 additions...

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1 day ago, Design Milk

Trending designs from August you don’t want to miss out on!

Trending designs from August you don’t want to miss out on!

August is rapidly getting over but the innovation is not! Here are the best designs from this month that are already turning heads be it the redesigned Mac Pro concept that sure looks like a more efficient design to a portable, emission-free portable air conditioner to relieve the heat, or even wireless...

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1 day ago, Yanko Design

Casa Monterrey

Casa Monterrey

Words by Carl MH Barenbrug Published on 16 August 2019 Category Architecture Going back to 2014, we visit the Sierra Madre mountains that surround Monterrey in Mexico, where Japanese architect Tadao Ando...

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1 day ago, Minimalissimo

Who needs a display when this keyboard projects your screen directly on your retina?

Who needs a display when this keyboard projects your screen directly on your retina?

We love seeing concepts that challenge our perception of the future of technology by forcing us to rethink how we will one day interact with devices. Aura certainly achieves this, and it does so by transforming the humble laptop into an ultra-portable, productivity station!So, you may be asking yourself...

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1 day ago, Yanko Design

Bootstrap Modal Guide, Examples and Tutorials

Bootstrap Modal Guide, Examples and Tutorials

You're reading Bootstrap Modal Guide, Examples and Tutorials, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, Facebook! Bootstrap framework is rich in different components. Not only did the team take care of the design and its integral constituents, but they...

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1 day ago, Designmodo, Web Design

Curry Cafe

Curry Cafe

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1 day ago, siteInspire, Web Design

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