Design Food for This Week

Crystal Rock Lighting by Arik Levy for Lasvit

Image

These lamps are a collection of precisely cut glass fixtures that resemble meteorites. The surfaces of the lamp create interesting reflections and deflections of light.

——————————————————————————————————————————————–

Natri shirts are minimalistic and well-designed.

Image

Image

Image

——————————————————————————————————————————————–

Tile is small plastic chip that you can attach to an object to help detect its location. The tiles work within a certain distance range, but other people’s tiles can pick up your lost item. It comes with an iPhone app. Definitely something I need.

Image

 

Advertisement

Design Food for This Week

Image

And more at First Things First 2014 Manifesto

“There are pursuits more worthy of our dedication. Our abilities can benefit areas such as education, medicine, privacy and digital security, public awareness and social campaigns, journalism, information design, and humanitarian aid. They can transform our current systems of finance and commerce, and reinforce human rights and civil liberties.”

 

————————————————————————————————————————————-

Image

The Tea Cup SlingsHOT

A *great* idea.

 

————————————————————————————————————————————-

Image

Who Made Your Clothes T-shirt

These shirts are made from certified organic cotton and printed with chemical-free, seaweed-based dyes. They were made at a geothermal, solar-powered factory. You can’t get much greener than that.

 

————————————————————————————————————————————-

Mike Monteiro – How Designers Destroyed the World

Mike calls for designers to be responsible about what we put out into the world. It’s a great talk that’s delivered with a ton of passion. Great to watch if you are in a I-want-to-stand-up-for-my-work mood.