A Pantone Manicure. Colorful Pantone Chip Finger Nails Are A Handful of Fun.

A Pantone Manicure
above photo by @Harto

I realize that the amount of Pantone inspired products, projects and other color chip related items have reached almost comical proportions, but that doesn’t stop them from being somewhat blog-worthy to the design crowd. (more…)

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Turning Chain Link Fencing Into Art. Lace Fences By Demakersvan.

Lace Fences by Demakersvan

Combining the ancient craft of lace making with the industrial chain link, Dutch design house Demakersvan has changed the idea of enclosing spaces with their Lace Fences. (more…)

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Fabric Covered Padded Pixel Portraits Made With The Help Of Prison Inmates.

As part of textile brand Kvadrat‘s Hallingdal 65, a project in which 32 talented designers were asked to to create entirely new works using the textile originally designed by Nanna Ditzel, Dutch designer Hjortefar designed two giant portraits (BUM and NANNA) made up of fabric covered padded pixels in 29 colors. In total each piece contains 7200 pixels and measures 3 x 6 meters. (more…)

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Zoinks! Cartoon Looking Messenger, Travel and Handbags for Guys and Girls.


Hand bags, messenger bags, travel bags and camera bags for both guys and girls by Taipei-based design duo, Chay Su and Rika Lin of JumpFromPaper look like flat cartoons but instead are truly three-dimensional functional bags. (more…)

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An Artist Who Nails It. The Work of Marcus Levine.

Marcus levine art

UK artist Marcus Levine creates figurative and abstract images by driving common black and silver nails into an aluminum panel or wood boards. Nudes, portraits, eyes and abstracts are depicted as a combination of pointillism and sculpture. (more…)

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