16 Jan 2006

Far Out Art

Far Out Art: Check out Far Out Art’s website! They search the world over, visiting art fairs, galleries, local craft exhibits looking for the highest-quality, coolest furniture and home furnishings available… all artist-designed, all very unique and
14 Jan 2006

Chic Black Tissue

The Cincinnati Post: What will the fashionable bathroom be wearing this year? Egyptian-cotton towels? Spa lotions and potions? Sure, but if you really want to impress your guests, consider a roll of trophy toilet paper. Why settle
14 Jan 2006

Low-Calorie Chocolate

The Patriot News: The Hershey Co. plans to introduce a low-calorie chocolate candy product in March. Hershey’s Sticks will be offered in four flavors: milk chocolate, caramel-filled milk chocolate, mint milk chocolate and rich dark chocolate. Sticks
13 Jan 2006

Pure H2O

Sephora.com: Antin has long required his model and actor clients to shower with bottled spring water the night before a photo shoot so their strands are in top condition for the next day—and free of what Antin
12 Jan 2006

Chinese New Year Takeout

The VanCouver courier.com: T&T Supermarket is celebrating the arrival of the Year of the Dog in style this month. Walk into any T&T right now and you’ll be greeted by a blaze of red and gold, as
12 Jan 2006

Fresh New Storage Solutions

DEXIGNER: LaCie kicks off 2006 with 6 new storage products designed to help people easily manage their digital lives. Fresh new LaCie solutions for 2006 are Lacie Little Big Disc, Lacie Rugged Hard Drive, kwarim, LaCie Two
11 Jan 2006

Escapist Blending

Iconoculture: Who’s the fairest? Those gazing into the Conduit Group’s Daydreams mirror by designer Jason Miller find themselves in a beautiful landscape. Each mirror contains a digitally produced photo of an ocean or a forest. The scenes
10 Jan 2006

What’s In The Handbag

BBC News: The contents of a woman’s handbag have long remained a mystery – often even to the owner – but a new design offers to shine a light on the problem. A solar-powered handbag designed by

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9 Jan 2006

Organic matters

Iconoculture: Mothers of Organic – otherwise known as M.O.O. – is an online beehive of pro-organic moms. The maternal healthnuts share info and inspiration about how to raise healthier, happier kids and steer clear of pesticides, preservatives,
7 Jan 2006

Eat Easy

Iconoculture: Big Mama is watching. MealPay.com enables parents to set up an electronic debit-card system that logs their kids’ cafeteria purchases and bans certain foods altogether. The ATM / debit-like card is accepted in 76 school districts
7 Jan 2006

Cars, Many Years From Now

The Independent: Fine. I’m feeling absolutely fine, because the jet lag has worn off and I’m at the 2005 Tokyo Motor Show. Honda is feeling fine, too. “Fine Technology, Fine Times, Feel FINE!” is its motor show
6 Jan 2006

Graffiti Ads

BizReport.com: The images are painted directly onto building walls in urban areas, graffiti-style. Wide-eyed kids, portrayed in a stylized, comic-book rendering, pose with a mysterious, hand-size gadget. One licks his like a lollipop. Another is playing paddleball