If the retro-raygun aesthetic of most hairdryers is one that appeals to you then this new hairdryer concept from Industrial Facility may well not be for you.
The Dryerhair is a simple, clean-lined and convenient hairdryer with a mains cable that can sit inside an integrated frosted container where the wire-end acts as both an electrical plug and a cap.
Featuring spacesuits from all of the early manned space flights, as well as details of prototypes never seen before, Spacesuits: The Smithsonian National Space and Air Collection is a book about the collection and preservation of NASA’s space suit design work.
Via Public School.
Plenty of solid work to be found in the brand new, no-nonsense website of Melbourne based studio, Verse.
Loving the simple, workshop-crafted products of Makr Carry Goods.
The long awaited new site for Build (aka Michael C Place) has been launched and it’s a beauty.
Curated by Raffaella Guidobono for Moleskine, Detour is a travelling group show featuring notebook creations by internationally recognized artists, architects, film directors, graphic designers, illustrators, and writers. Some works contain extensive stories; others are turned into pieces of contemporary art and design. Shown above are extracts from the notebooks of Kenya Hara (top) and Naoto Fukasawa.
This simple identity and stationery on rough, unrefined stock, created by Ultra:studio for Lausanne based product designer, Nicolas Le Moigne, echoes the simplicity and craft element to much of his work.
Nixon get back to basics with a new pair of headphones called Apollo. With simple styling and metal headband reminiscent of early Walkman headphones the Apollo also features a mini volume knob that lets you adjust the sound right from the earcup.
Designed at Real World by Marc Bessant, this beautifully packaged ‘Scratch My Back Collector’s Edition‘ is presented in a rigid, full colour and gloss laminated lift off lid box, which includes:
A 4Gb USB key containing 96khz/24 bit studio quality audio of the album, housed in a high density laser engraved foam tray.
Blood Red, 180gsm heavyweight 12 inch vinyl pressing of ‘Scratch My Back’.
A 12 inch square print of the album cover, printed on the 352gsm Mohawk Superfine Ultrawhite Smooth stock.
The Special Edition double CD of the album, presented in a case bound full colour and gloss laminated 10 inch cover.
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Loving the work of Seville based illustrator/graphic designer, Martin Sati.