Five things to do - 6 April
Houses on wheels - Pencil sharpener rings - Ukeleles - the Dubai lightning rod - the humble elevator
This new-age mobile mini-home extends includes partitions and a few mod-cons, but the alarmingly transparent sliding cover reveals a design that perhaps is a little too proud of itself.
Fantastically Geek Chic, these rings combine style, street-cred and practicality…
Ever thought that the entire spectrum of human emotion could be captured by tiny ceramic models? You were right! Add a little ukulele and some Wizard of Oz fantasy/classic war-time America nostalgia and you’re there.
Dubai Lightening Rod
Turns out the Burj Dubai skyscraper will serve a dual purpose upon completion (September 2009), as both a working space and an eco-friendly power source. City glow taken to another level.
Video: Elevate To a Different Plane
The Design/Art Fair in Verona, Italy has dedicated its most recent installation, Sele-Next Floor, to the worlds of possibility that lie dormant in the humble elevator.