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The Italian moka pot is one of the greatest icons in coffee. I like this remake even more.
There’s just something about this phone. From the moment I laid eyes on this thing, it just kind of made me happy. It’s small and adorable like a newborn puppy, and despite how petite it appears it photos, it looks and feels even smaller in person. And I’m not the only one that had this reaction. When I brought it into the office, people crowded around marveled. One person cooed at it, another said, “it’s perfect,” while a third remarked that this is the exact sort of thing they’d wished someone would make for years.
Designer Rafael Esquer of Alfalfa New York (previously) has added a new city print to his collection, this time focusing on the iconic buildings, neighborhoods, and residents of London. The colorful poster highlights the city's classic landmarks such as Big Ben, the London Eye and the Buckingham Pal
Although the focus is on Cruz Novillo’s logos, he found recognition in a varied career as an artist, sculptor, graphic designer, publisher, and illustrator. Born José María Cruz Novillo in Cuenca, central Spain, in 1936, Cruz Novillo first studied law before, in 1957, beginning a career as a cartoonist at Clarín Advertising in Madrid.
New York-based artist Kehinde Wiley has been tasked as the first black artist to paint a presidential portrait. The artist is known taking instantly recognisable portraits by the likes of John Singer Sargent or David and reimagining them to reflect contemporary African American icons. In the past he has made regal portraits of rappers including Notorious BIG, Grandmaster Flash, Michael Jackson, LL Cool J and Ice T.
Rapid prototyping is a core human-centered design skill. Design that Matters uses prototypes to better communicate with stakeholders across languages and cultures, quickly testing assumptions to efficiently converge on a final solution. This essay includes six examples of insights we gained using prototypes and how we taught these methods to our social enterprise partner, MTTS.
This is the first time the British apparel brand representing underground and rebel attitude established their dedicated retail point in Hong Kong. The never-compromise integrity made icons like Andy Warhol and Madonna a true admirer to the brand BOY London™. The brand didn’t really encourage much to stick with rules, but rather is giving opportunities to break them and create one person’s own personality and listen to the heart. Our plan was to address an obnoxious entrance to the fire-hot local apparel market in a rather unorthodox way. With the use of simple yet carefully-crafted materials, the 310 sq.ft. retail store was being assembled to resemble the genuine BOY London™ philosophy.