The Vascabarca-Barcavasca Tub. No Lifejackets Required.

The Vascabarca-Barcavasca Tub

The Vascabarca-Barcavasca Tub, an unusual limited edition stone tub by French artists Anne and Patrick Poirier for Antonio Lupi of italy is a little dinghy…. literally. (more…)

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It’s a Plane! It’s A Boat! It’s The Freakin Rad New Amphibious Aircraft: The Icon A5

Icon A5

ICON Aircraft, a privately held startup based in Los Angeles, has just unveiled the latest addition to the powersport category. On June 12, it unveiled the A5, an amphibious sport plane. At the cost of $139,000, the plane is intended for recreational flying and will be available in 2010. The A5 is one of the first aircraft designed specifically for this market, which ICON expects could be worth as much as $2 billion annually. (more…)

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Montegiro Luxury Turn Tables: A Reason To Keep All That Vinyl

montegiro turntables

Just because you like your music ‘Old School’ doesn’t mean the equipment has to harken back to the seventies and eighties. With the four technologically advanced, aesthetically pleasing modern designed turntables from montegiro, you can listen to music from decades ago without sacrificing a modern sense of style. (more…)

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New 2008 Red Dot Design Award Winners!

2008 Red Dot Design Award Winners on if it's hip, it's here

Today, the red dot design award, the origins of which go back to 1955, is one of the largest and most renowned design competitions worldwide. It consists of the individual disciplines “red dot award: product design”, “red dot award: communication design”, and “red dot award: design concepts”, which has been held annually in Singapore since 2005. In 2007 the competition recorded more than 7,000 entries from 60 nations. (more…)

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WALLPAPER* and JAGUAR CARS Announce The Winners of Wallpaper Awards 08

Wallpaper Awards 08

In case you hadn’t noticed, I’ve been posting the shortlist nominees for some of the categories for the fabulous Wallpaper* Design Awards all week. Now the winners have been announced and below are the results. (more…)

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