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Hybrid piano Exxeo in the first place is impressive futuristic form, so a little similar to familiar tools. To achieve this appearance managed through the use of innovative material – carbon fiber. But the ability to recreate almost any form is not the only reason why the designers used this kind. Carbon fiber is not afraid of moisture, and that means even on cruise liners and pleasure yachts sounding instrument Exxeo would be ideal. Unique quality speakers and sound card – this stuffing is unusual hull will provide the music enjoyable even for the most sophisticated ear.
Unusual watches luxury apartments were developed by designer David Rutten. The fact that in the case of this unique accessory is embedded particles of the present space of the meteorite. But the surprises don't end there – we should also mention non-standard, but intuitive system of displaying time. Another feature of the designer watches is their weight – due to the special alloy of the shell, the weight is just 120 grams. The fashion thing is a limited edition of 88 copies.
Japanese Ocean-Teabag released the original series of tea bags. The peculiarity of this seemingly ordinary things – form. Banal or quadrilateral pyramid, the authors replaced the shapes of different sea creatures. When immersed in a Cup, like the animal comes to life in a miniature aquarium. Paper figures for the bags of hand-cut, and type of tea in each series is different, but all flavours are made in classic style. In addition to the marine line, the designers of Ocean-Teabag create and other images at the request of customers.
Lovers of luxury accessories VIP class finally have something to add to the image: a) To expensive watch and car keys with diamonds, you can add a buckle from luxury Swiss brand Roland Iten. Model Calibre R822 Predator, made in the style of steampunk, incredibly easy to use (due to 16 special wheels), contains 18 Karat white gold and approximately the same number of precious stones. A unique accessory from the limited edition costs 550 thousand dollars, while the belt to the buckle will have to buy separately.
The New collection of footwear from the legendary brand Converse was created in collaboration with Japanese artist Toyoshima. The main highlight of the classic sneakers from popular brand is the color. The range consists of three styles – "Sakura", "Blue Malva" and "Drops of coffee." Each pair is made in a unique tone, made of natural materials especially for this series. For example, pale pink model has a tonality through the use of real petals. But do not worry – the authors collected exclusively by fallen natural flowers, so no cherry blossoms were harmed :) in addition, some of the money from sales of fashion footwear of this fashion collection will go to planting new cherry trees in the Northern part of Japan.
We already wrote about the French artist Edouard Martinet, who creates his works from old parts, bought at garage sales. Original works are based on recycling so fascinating to the author, that he is already 8 years collecting these works of art. Sometimes one or the other detail of the bike or car for a long time in waiting, but when Eduardo comes to inspiration, he immediately creates it into a new art object. 1 June in Paris opened an exhibition of new sculptures by the talented designer.
French design Studio Lumicene specializiruetsya on creating projects that best fit into the natural landscape and allow you to relax with full comfort in its modern sense. The next development was the rest house LUMIPOD. The area of 17 square meters has everything you need for a short stay away from the city noise. A large panoramic window to enjoy the views, and the Assembly takes only two days. Steel frame and natural wood provide structural strength and protection in bad weather. On Sunny days the Windows can be completely opened to heartily enjoy the oneness with nature.
At the time, as most designers are struggling to outdo each other in creating cute and adorable flower pots, Gregory Knopp confidently goes its own way in art. Ceramic vases handmade are more like some intricate aliens from distant depths of space – then there are the long tentacles, and sharp whether teeth, or claws... the plants planted in this pot, perfectly complement the overall image, making it really original and interesting.
Legendary designer of musical instruments, Sandvik has demonstrated another application of high technologies in various fields of our life. Together with designer Andy Holt, with the help of 3D printing, has created a unique strength is the guitar that has so far failed to break any rocker, despite active attempts to follow this long-standing concert traditions. Besides quality features and a very spectacular appearance, designer musical instrument perfectly fulfills its main purpose.
Become increasingly popular tradition to give flowers in pots. This gift will long remind you about the past of the celebration. But no matter how beautiful the flower, an ordinary pot in which it is located, may make a surprise too banal. That is why lovers of handmade creativity with his own hands to create a gift box of flower pots, decorating them in the most different materials – from colourful paper and paint, to bamboo stems and shells. And the result is simply stunning! In our collection of original ideas there is even a way to please a floral gift from fan of Star wars.
Architectural grandeur of the past inspired the company Mad Lab on the creation of original kitchen accessories from natural wood. A collection of handmade "Utopia", designed by designer Antonio Serrano, includes serving platters, baskets and stands of fruit. The geometry of the forms of Antonio borrowed from the inhabitants of the Renaissance that this was the perfect city. The quality of the material the author chose maple and ebony, and minimalist design, in which ideas of the past in the slim proportions combined with modernity, has definitely benefited the art project.
Construction company ICON, Texas, demonstrated the perfect application of high technologies in design and construction of houses. Major developments of the company are conducted with the help of modern 3D printer called Vulcan, which is able to create a small house of 60 square meters just for a day, the cost of construction would be $ 4,000. As the main construction material is a strong and reliable cement. The authors of the concept plan in the near future to build in Latin America, the whole neighborhood of such houses, created using three-dimensional printer.
Stylish boutique fashion brand Dior opened some time ago in the South Korean capital. The idea of such an unusual building was born in the French architect Christian de Portzamparc – eleven undulating facade panels seemed to repeat the line of canvas cotton cloth that is often used, fashion designer this fashion house. Interior engaged designer Peter Marino. The six-storey building encompasses the whole range of legendary products – from accessories and jewelry to fashion. In addition, there is the VIP lounge and gallery.
We already wrote about the unusual project Benjamin Von Wong (the Art object from 168 thousand "straws"). The author again has decided to attract public attention to the problem of environmental pollution, and again with bright installations. At this time, the material art object were 18 thousand plastic cups that Benjamin and his associates collected in the vicinity of Singapore. I took the team to launder the items found, and then the artist started to create caves from recycling material. Benjamin hoped that, looking at his work, many will wonder about the environmental catastrophe that threatens the planet because of the mass use of disposable plastic.
Old jeans are excellent material for a wide variety of needlework. Beautiful and practical denim gives wide scope for creating handmade crafts from jeans. Lots of ideas - sew bag on the Luggage carrier of a Bicycle, to create a set of stylish jewelry (bracelet, earrings and Hoop), to make the original pencil box and case for threads or tools. From old jeans with his hands without much effort, you can even weave rugs and knit Slippers. And, of course, old things turn into new fashionable clothes, for example refined lace skirt or a stylish corset.