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Directly from Designboom an absolute masterpiece for us who love bikes and wood!
Created by french designers thierry boltz and claude saos of BSG bikes, the ‘WOOD.b’ is born is conceived as a high-quality urban bike, influenced by a passion for cycling. the conception incorporates the use of a unique frame system: it draws functional elements from traditional bike parts, but delivers a refined metal and layered wood veneer package. meeting european standards for safety and durability, the two-wheeled transporter provides an ease of mind with its easily maintainable configuration, making it repairable at any shop. set-up as a fixed gear, the ‘WOOD.b’ also incorporates wooden handle bars and splash guards for added style and presence.
ELIOOO is an instruction book about how to build a hydroponic system to grow plants, herbs, or vegetables in your apartment, using IKEA components. … continua
I love tennis.. so this is an absolute must have!
Perfect for all… eat, watch tv, scream OUT!!!!!!!
Home decor. A delicate construction made of tubular steel supports a padded seat six foot above ground.
The seatshell is covered in gathered leather. Design Supergrau®
Powdercoated stainless steel, leather
Simple and smart, i love it! And may be.. useful!
This Pointer Answers The Age-Old Question, “Where The Hell Are My Keys?”
This big, colorful arrow might help well-intentioned scatterbrains keep things in order.
You’re late again (no judgment). But at least you’re finally on the move, making your way out. Phone? Check. Wallet? Present. Keys? Argh.
Even the most highly organized folks have it in them to come home after a long day and leave a trail of essentials everywhere and anywhere beyond the front door. It’s a daily rite of passage for many well-intentioned scatterbrains to frantically search every domestic nook and cranny for those same essentials, which they then need to leave the house.
Quando i tuoi “amici” sfornano progetti e idee del genere non c’è che da pubblicare e sventolare alta la bandiera dell’ingegno italiano!
Ciclipede sogna di essere una startup che produrrà la prima bicicletta Smart e Sociale sul mercato. Le bicicletta è disegnata per essere ripiegata ed entrare nel bagagliaio di molte automobili, portata sui mezzi pubblici e riposta in casa.
Grazie alle funzionalità Gps e 3g le biciclette Ciclipede possono essere geotaggate dappertutto come uno smartphone. Con la web app dedicata i proprietari di Ciclipede possono trovare altri vicini con la setssa bicicletta, tenere traccia dei propri percorsi o creare eventi o competizioni online. Le biciclette Ciclipede saranno pronte per la produzione di massa a settembre 2013.
Ciclipede dreams to be a startup company that will produce the first Smart & Social bike on the market. The bicycle is designed to be fold and fit in the car trunk, carried on public transport or stored at home.
Thanks to their Gps and 3g functionality Ciclipede bicycles can go social and can be geotagged everywhere like a smartphone. With the dedicated web app the owners of Ciclipede can find other owners in the neighborhood, keep track of their routes or create online events or competitions. Ciclipede bicycles will be ready for mass production in september 2013.
Si ringrazia Tobia per il materiale testuale e fotografico che ci ha fornito!
Tobia Repossi – ZonaUno®
Architetto e designer, svolge attività di progettazione con attenzione all’interattività, sia essa legata alla realizzazione di mostre, musei o exhibits, al design del prodotto o alla comunicazione in generale.
Pensa che il fare sia l’anticamera della conoscenza, e lavora sull’interazione oggetto-utente tenendo bene a mente che “se odo dimentico, se vedo ricordo ma se faccio capisco”.
Membro Beda, Adi e dell’Ordine degli Architetti, docente presso il Politecnico di Milano Facoltà del Design e Istituto Europeo del Design. Alcuni suoi lavori sono pubblicati su riviste del settore e selezionati al XX° premio Compasso d’Oro. Fondatore e partner di ZonaUno®, struttura nata dalla fusione di professionisti per accompagnare le aziende nella definizione e progettazione delle loro strategie di design e comunicazione. ZonaUno® produce inoltre Mobili in Cartone commercializzati attraverso mobilicartone.it e sta investendo in un nuovo progetto di Biciclette Smart e Social chiamato Ciclipede™.
Tobia Repossi – ZonaUno®
Architect and designer, he deals with design applied to exhibitions, museums or exhibit design, product or communication in general. He thinks that the “hand-on” opportunity is the prelude for culture and tries to work on the object – user interactions keeping in mind that “if I hear I forget, if I see I remember, but if I do I understand”.
Beda and Adi member, teacher at the Polytechnic University of Design, Ied Institute, Marangoni Institute. Some of his works are published in magazines and newspapers and selected for the XX° Compasso d’oro prize. He founded and he is partner of ZonaUno®, an agency born to follow companies in the definition and project of their design and communication strategies. ZonaUno® also produces cardboard furniture sold online at mobilicartone.it and is investing in a new project of Smart and Social Bicycles named Ciclipede™.
Packrafts by Alpacka Raft are the ultimate adventure boats. The expeditionary/multi-purpose boats are very popular with whitewater paddlers, adventure racers, and long-distance trekkers, they are capable of carrying large packs, negotiating difficult rivers, or doing substantial water crossings.
The next generation smartwatch with brand-new technology. World-class developer tools, unparalleled battery life, Qi wireless charging. … continua
Rotterdam-based industrial designer patrick hartog prioritzes the handmade in his products. the ‘cable light’ draws from the knot-tying
techniques on mooring bollards and the craft of ceramics and slip casting. multi-colored or patterned cables enliven the simple, cast form while
making the fixture highly customizable.
The Lightbracket is a clever and playful solution for a shelf bracket and under shelf light combined into one. The bracket is made from cold rolled steel and powder coated in glossy white. Perfect for supporting a shelf above a counter, desk, or bed with the added benefit of illuminating the space below. It can also be used as a simple wall sconce. The braided, nylon cords come in six vibrant colors: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and white. . Available for purchase through our online shop. Made in the USA.
TINY 140 SQUARE FOOT TACK HOME BUILT BY HAND
The itty bitty homes that we tend to feature on Inthralld are some of the most daring, daunting and ultimately exciting to see. So when it’s tiny and built entirely by hand (with more than 800 hours put into the mix) you’d better believe it gets a whole lot of extra attention.
February 22nd, 2013 – The GROWLER City Bike was created with the design lover, recreational urban rider, and local pub in mind. Industrial designer Joey Ruiter, Founder and design lead of jruiter + studio, has a soft spot for people who opt to cycle instead of drive. Riders have needs too, and one of those needs is transporting their beverages. Now, we’re not condoning drinking alcoholic beverages and cycling, but we are condoning functional and easily accessible bicycle storage…
Brò! We’ll do it!
We have featured some amazing retreats over the last couple of years, but none as special as this wooden cabin in Yulan, NY. It is owned by fashion stylist and interior designer Scott Newkirk, he wanted a place to escape in the weekends from the hectic city life.
The BUM stool is a travel seat especially designed and made by BAGGU andUM Project for Reclaim x2. All proceeds of this sale will go to the Brooklyn Recovery Fund for local Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.
The piece is made of a duotone lacquered maple base, stainless steel hardware, a natural color canvas top and a brightly-colored shoulder strap matching the leg “sockets.” The name of the piece comes from a fun and not-so-serious co-branding exercise between BAGGU and UM, as well as a playful nod to form and function. Photographs by Francis Dzikowski/ Esto.