Architect envisions an entire Swedish city moving on rail tracks

A city that changes everyday, while endowed with all necessities, every building in the city moves on rail tracks and takes up a new position everyday. We don’t know how this thing can be practically implement, but we do know that it is going to be friggin awesome. The idea was put forth by architect […]

Shape changing lamps have rotating shades, a lot of looks

Shape Changing Lamps from N&N are more than just towers showing off bricks, and since the name leaves no suspense, I’ll just go on to the dramatic side and say these lamps change shape. It isn’t so much wizardry, but just the 360-degree rotatable shades at work. The shades are made from injected polycarbonate with […]

LED lamps say goodbye to the incandescent bulb with style

That incandescent lamps are on their way out is no news, though the love persists and the Les Fines LED lamps from Goodbye Edison say the goodbye in style. These lamps have a soft glow illuminating a frame and when required, framing and lighting objects beautifully. Via: Goodbye Edison, MoCo Loco, Gizmodo

Sprout pen concept withers as the ink goes down

For the Sprout pen concept, the health of the plant is an indicator of the ink in the pen. When you start off, the plant is all green and lush, however, as the ink level goes down, the plant begins to fade and wither. Once you put the pen back in its filler, it starts […]

Ransa sofa isn’t the best place for your books

Theoretically, it is a great idea. Your sitting space appears to levitate above ground, while the base is kept stocked with your favorite books, all just an arm’s length away. Practically, if you love books enough to have so many of them around, you wouldn’t like the prospects of having them kicked around unintentionally by […]

Wearable Planter: Keep your plants close to your heart

There is no reason for you to keep your loved plants away from you, especially when you can carry them around your neck in a cool, stylish package. Besides, anything green is hip these days. Designed by Colleen Jordan. Via: InspireMeNow

Go all fairy godmother on salt and pepper with the Magical Sapor

I don’t know where the world would be without creative salt and pepper shaker designs, but I do know that the fairy godmother wouldn’t have been able to multitask if she didn’t have something like this Magical Sapor. You work the magic, and if you feel there’s need for more, just gently tap this thing […]

Pop Up Office can come up wherever you want it to

Pop Up Office is the workplace you can set up anywhere you want it. Desks and chairs in the pop up system fold up easily, but since it is all made from cardboard, even if you manage to set up the office, you’re unlikely to get any work done. The office is a design from […]

Google engineer makes a musical out of NYC subway lines

Engineer Alexander Chen converted the map of New York City’s subway lines into a musical instrument. The Google engineer made use of the magic of HTML5 on the map to create mta.me. Not only do lines of crossing trains “pluck” each other’s strings, you can pluck routes on the map to add a touch of […]

Milk cartons filled with light

Designed by Vandermades Design Zoetermeer, these milk carton lamps obviously stay very true to your name. Named 1 and 2x half full, the lamps are made from laminated cardboard and wood, and make use of LED lamps. Via: Design-Milk