If you believe your window can be open as a balcony? BloomFrame($TBD) is an window frame which can be transformed into a balcony(very cool design!). Opening the Bloomframe balcony offers the possibility to step outside. It is a good solution for compact apartments. The BloomFrame features can be installed in new and old buildings. And this design is the winner of a 2008 Red Dot Design Award. Designs can be customized and made to order. Check out more see the video of the BloomFrame.
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Wow! Just see the building, I love it, very cool! It likes the city in the future. By the Marek Staszek, Poland. The Complex at the Centre of the Universe is the 1st work in the NVArt competition. NVArt is CGSociety and NVIDIA were running a competition. NVArt: Art Space, which was designed to test the vision of artists form around the globe. The winner Staszek Marek is a 3D modeler and sculptor, who created this Complex at the Centre of the Universe. "Lush turquoise colors emphasizing positive vibes, something I've never seen. I wanted to achieve complete integration of future architecture with nature, complete with green parks, trees and gardens."
Summer is coming, you can invite with your friends for a outdoor water-based party. The Lay Z Spa Deluxe Inflatable Spa(GBP 385; about $770) can hold you and your 5 friends, I like this. It features easy, fast setup and included Lay-Z-Massage system, rapid heating system. The Lay Z Spa Deluxe features all of the exciting elements of the original Lay Z Spa, but this time you can invite even more of your friends round for a water-based party! With room for up to 6 people, there will be no end of fun in this awesome and highly comfortable home spa.
If you wanted to sit a rotated chair and enjoy the surround sound. The Sonic Chair(EUR 5,850)'s speakers are encased chair body, it features offered a highly resonant sound environment; large body-focused sound membrane as backrest. The Sonic Chair included a input jack to enable you connect to your iPod or laptop. It has a laptop sidetable and also allow you integrated a iMac 20" touchscreen or a 15" touch monitor, you can work, see the film or listen the music at this chair. A very good design, if you want to live in a chair? And it is available in 35 colors, yes, 35 colors!
Wow! This Karbon Articulating Kitchen Faucet($925) is pretty and cool. It designed modern and likes a robot's arm. " Intelligently engineered to hold any pose for hands-free operation, Karbon allows you to streamline your work surfaces and workflow. You can extend the faucet fully to fill large pots, lower it into the sink for food preparation and cleanup, fold it compactly out of the way when not in use, or position it anywhere in between. "
Dutch designer Joris Laarman designed the WirePod. It is a flexible hermoplastic rubber power pod, which included four plug outlets. It is designed like a art, released by Artecnica Inc, the 3.8 metre long products is the first in a series of Artecnica products called Wiremore. Its arms and body roll and unfurl as needed to adjust for your functional living space.
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If you are boring to mow the lawn? Check out this DR VERSA-PRO Z-Mowers($5,500-6,200). You can drive it like a tank, you can mow at a top speed of 13 MPH and take hills with a twenty degree incline. Cool! It didn't design for the kids under the age of 16. The Z-Mower sports a sweet handlebar system that flips to the back, you can ride or walk-behind. It included two model: 19.5 HP($5,500) and 22 HP($6,200). You will enjoy to earn money that mow your neighbor's yard.
If you don't know how to tidy up your outdoor furnitures? The Dedon is a good idea, their furnitures can be stacked a ball or a tower when not in use. The Dedon Obelisk can be stacked a tower, which icluded a four chairs and coffee table(pic check out more). They are the lawn furnitures, perfect for outdoor use.
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The Nils Holger Moormann's Lese+Lebe($TBD) combined the bookshelf, Lounge(chair), lamp and table, which let you sit down and relax a cup of coffee and browsing in your favourite books. The back of the two-seater is formed by the shelf itself. On the left or right side of the backrest, a board can be folded down as a table. This makes it possible to access the shelf from both sides. Hidden under the seat are extendable footrests and drawers with a lot of space for stowing. You also can custom it to fit your require. Check out see more pictures.
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Lervik Design takes the Human brain and backbone to the lamp design. You maybe have seen the MYBrain(Thanks, Laura), which scan the designer's brain and print the image, and became this unusual lamp shade design. The T1000 the foot of this unparallelled lamp design is a silver colored replica of a human backbone.
While filming on a set in New Orleans. Actor Brad Pitt noticed a pink fabric house that was being used as part of the set. He saw the pink structure as a metaphor, representing the future of renewed housing for those displaced by the recent disasters. With the vision fresh in his mind, he picked up the phone and described the concept to the Los Angeles office of Graft. The Pink Project in New Orleans, Timber houses will gradually replace the temporary pink tents as monetary donations clock up. Launched in December last year.
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Reminiscent of the popular toy that you played with when you were a kid that required you to put different shaped pieces into their matching holes, The Puzzle Alarm Clock($TBD) awakens you to a rocking sound and then fires the puzzle pieces off the clock. The alarm sound will continue until all three pieces are put back into their matching holes. You will not fall back asleep after you have climbed under your bed to grab that last puzzle piece! Nope, you can't unplug the darn thing to shut off the alarm: you need to complete the puzzle. (Thanks, gina)
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I love this lamp! The Mangekyo Rooms Sega Toys kaleidoscope($139) can be arranged to paint beautiful moving kaleidoscopes on your ceiling, walls, or floor. Using a combination of beads and the included discs you can create your own custom patterns.
The Jake's Custom Car Furniture($4,000+), they made very cool car furnitures(bed, couch...). The pink one is the 1960 Chevy Impala Bed. This one of a kind bed is painted pink with metal flake. It with working headlights and a hood that opens for bedding storage in engine compartment.
We wrote about the Extremis's Beehive Lounging. If you like it, you will consider the Corral Table and Bronco Stool. The Corral Table is made of molded polyethylene and you can get some light fixtures done in it to be turned into a colorfully eye catching piece of furniture. It looks pretty and fascinating in the night. It can hold 7 bronco stools. You can use it enjoy the drink with your friends.
The Oregon Scientific Projection Alarm Clocks($40) is cool that it can project the current time and alarm status on your ceiling or wall. It has modern design and with a futuristic, bright orange-on-black display. It features included a AM/FM radio model and snooze function. Or you can add $20 check out their RRM320PA($60), it add the atomic-clock synchronization and temperature display from 300 feet away. But the RRM320PA currently is out of stock. I love this clock.
PointClickHome has posted a gallery of the Gravity Defying Homes. Architecture that gives "living on the edge" a whole new meaning. The left pic is the Gangster House(Archangelsk, Russia), which is believed to be the world's tallest wooden house, soaring thirteen floors to reach 144 feet. The homeowner or gangster, Nikolai Sutyagin, had all intentions of finishing the construction but his dream went on hold when he got locked up behind bars for his third jail sentence. The right pic is Floating Castle (Ukraine), which is supported by a single cantilever, this mysterious levitating farm house belongs in a sci-fi flick.
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Who tall are you? Mirror(GBP 60; about $120) from the Suck. It is mirror show how tall you are compared to the famous people. It featuers more than 100 famous names for you to measure yourself against! With names as varied as Jennifer Lopez, Mother Teresa, David Hasslehoff and Gary Coleman, you will have hours of fun measuring your friends and family to see who matches who!