Use. Design. Engineer. Build. Repeat. -> Black Diamond

CARABINERS: Use. Design. Engineer. Build. Repeat.
Consumer confidence is not easily attained. Sometimes you have to tell little stories to get there. This video by Black Diamond does a really nice job illustrating the level of quality, craftsmanship and design involved with creating one of their rock solid carabiners. Black Diamond has also redesigned their site experience, […]

iBend -> Funky iPhone Stand

The iPhone has brought about yet another interesting accesory to the market, this time in the form of a simple viewing stand called the ‘iBend’. The stand collapses simply for maximum portability and is dressed graphically by well known artists like Joshua Davis and Bartalos. Fun product for iPhone lovers + cool gift for under […]

Recycled Car Hood Tables -> Joel Hester

The striking metal table above was fabricated from the hood of a 20+ year old car. Joel Hester creates tables, armories and bed frame sets out of recycled car hoods/parts. I like the idea of giving our forests a breather and building furniture from objects that would otherwise just be sitting in a junk yard […]

Ctrl/Alt/Del -> Pillow Set

These fashionably nerdy handmade pillows are available on Etsy (all things handmade). Made from Eco-Felt (100% recycled Plastic bottles) these 12″ pillows are soft yet durable. Pillow backs have envelope enclosures so the pillow inserts can be removed for easy washing. Perfect for those looking to add character to an otherwise geek free home atmosphere. […]

Pantone -> Messenger Bags

I came across these nice Pantone Messenger Bags on yesterday. If you are a designer of any kind these bags should resonate with you right away. Pantone was founded in 1962, when the company—at the time a small business that manufactured color cards for cosmetics companies. Today it is the designer’s trusted source for […]