CMYK Bulb Spreads The Colors

CMYK bulb by designer Dennis Parren has a penchant for casting colorful shadows. It has one main a main bulb for the usual lighting purpose, and colored LEDs in red, green and blue on its back that cast shadows in cyan, magenta and yellow. While that setting alone could be quite the killer, the lamp […]

Iron Man 3 Unused Designs Are As Cool As The Poster Itself

Commercial artist Jock‘s Iron Man 3 poster is being used by IMAX and Disney, but the winning poster also has a train of alternative designs that aren’t going to see the limelight despite being pretty cool themselves. Here’s a set of those unused designs, led by the final poster being used that you see at […]

Infographic on Where to Go On a First Date, Arranged in Order of Difficulty

Gentlemen, where would you take the lady on a first date? Of course there are plenty of variables that might be put to use in making this choice, but painting the scene with broad strokes, designer Alex Cornell has created a little chart. It may be called an infographic, and it details some haunts for […]

Cute Kokeshi Matches

What do cute faces have to do with usability of matches? Absolutely nothing. They do however, possess the power to make the user smile by going just a little way out of the ordinary. Now that’s the sort of creative design we can love. Kokeshi Matches started purely as a creative exercise when Kumi Hirasaka […]

Farmhouse Floats on Water

Floating Farmhouse used to be an old dilapidated building on the verge of caving in. Design studio Givonehome got their hands on the old 19th century farmhouse and gave it a facelift you would be hard pressed to find on magical makeup transformations. The shabby house got a new design and building lift to be […]

Cloud For Rainwater Pipes

Cloud by Russian designer Dmitriy Kulyev livens up the rainwater pipes by attaching to it, and allowing the rainwater to leave just the way it came: from a cloud. Via 1designperday

Canon 8-15mm Lens Stool

Lens shape makes them fitting for a wide range of purposes. After the wave of lens cups and other accessories, we have now reached the cool furniture stage where the lens can be used as a stool. This one is based off the Canon 8-15mm fisheye zoom lens and is the work of Spanish studio […]

Designer Lamps Shine Submerged

Classic lightbulbs don’t mix with water, but they sure would look super cool if these images by AuraDesign are anything to go by. The Czech design studio has come up with a lightbulb named Edie, which is supposed to work when submerged. The idea of Edie is to mix two very important, but still separate […]

Old Car Parts Transformed Into Neat Lamps

Endowed with enough style to make gearheads happy, these lamps by Deron Dixon have their roots in old car parts. Various parts come together to create the base for the lamp, from which projects a stem to hold the shade and bulb. Deron says it’s a process of trial and error, where the best laid […]

Forest Fire Pit

As much as we like the idea of the Forest Fire Pit by Melissa Crisp, we can’t help feeling bad for the poor deer and other animals that are invariably caught in the ravages of the fire pit. Called “Up North,” various spheres in the series show animals like a moose, a family of deer […]