Artist Customized Turntables Designed For Auction

artist customised turntables to help refugees

Back in 2018 I shared with you the customized REGA turntables designed by various artists that were auctioned for charity. This year, Secret 7″ has done it again, only with 15 artists! Read more

Artist Decorated Surfboard Auction Benefits Waves For Water.

Surfboards for auction IIHIH

With only five days left to bid, Juxtapoz Magazine, California-based shop UNIV and San Francisco’s Chandran Gallery‘s benefit auction for Waves For Water feature 19 uniquely decorated surfboards by various and respected artists. Read more

NFL Haute Couture Helmets by 48 Top Fashion Designers Up For Auction

NFL Helmet Auction

Together with the NFL and CFDA, Bloomingdale’s enlisted 48 top fashion designers ranging from John Varvatos to Diane von Furstenberg to create their own version of Haute Couture Football Helmets which are now being auctioned off with proceeds benefiting the NFL Foundation*. Read more

A $977,000 Mac Pro and The Other Top Selling Items At Jony and Marc’s RED Auction.

Jony and Marc's (RED) Auction

On Saturday night, 44 special design items were auctioned at Sotheby’s Jony and Marc’s (RED) Auction to raise money to fight AIDS in Africa. Brought to you by Marc Newson, Bono & Jony Ive, the event raised an incredible $12,883,000 USD (more than double that when you add the Gates’ Foundation donation) with many items going for far above the estimate. Read more

Damien Hirst Keeps Striking A Chord For Charity With His Custom Guitars.

damien hirst custom guitars for charity

Artist Damien Hirst is known for many different things. The contemporary artist, who is often referred to as the richest artist in Britain, painted the floor for London’s opening Olympics ceremony, created the world’s most expensive diamond encrusted platinum skull, and has made us see ordinary things such as dots, butterflies and a little differently. Read more

One Of A Kind Pink Diamond™ Barbie Doll by The Blonds Auctioned To Benefit Charity.

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This original one-of-a-kind Pink Diamond™ Barbie® doll by design duo Phillipe and David Blond of The Blonds was unveiled at The Blonds Spring 2013 show during New York Fashion Week. Read more

Be Cycle & Fashion. 12 Designers Customize Peugeot Bikes For Charity.

custom peugeot bikes by designers
above: Kenzo Takada’s custom Peugeot is one of twelve bikes that will be auctioned off in September

Idenium PR agency, web-tv channel The Heart and Sylvie Burger Council have garnered several big names in fashion and design: Agatha Ruiz de la Prada, Ylan Anoufa, Gabriella Cortes (founder of Antik Batik), Karim Bonnet, Francois Duris for Peugeot, Marithe and Francois Girbaud, Kaori Ito for Elieux by Jean-Claude Jitrois, Jerome L’Huillier, Ora-Ito, On Aura Tout Vu for Swarovski and Kenzo Takada to design and execute custom Peugeot Bikes which will be auctioned off and whose proceeds will benefit ACT Responsible, whose aim is to promote environmental and social causes. Read more

Artist Decorated Eames Chairs For Auction Benefit Operation Design

Artist Decorated Eames Chairs
above: Ideas Are Cheap Eames Chair by Joe Iurato

If you’re like most design lovers, you either own or have always wanted to own a molded Eames Plywood Chair. Well, now’s your chance to have a very unique one and benefit a good cause, all at the same time. Read more