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Zero Waste is a body scanning and 3D printing unit that recycles old clothes to the latest trends. The first round of raw material needs to be bought and there after all you need to do is scan your body, pick your style from the design feed and get a brand new 3D Printed outfit. Very trendy and up with the times, what do you think? The Zero Waste is one of the 35 shortlisted entries for the 2014 Electrolux Design Lab competition. Designer: Karolin Kõrge - Yanko Design Timeless Designs




Grrrr.. there’s nothing more annoying than calling a customer service number only to wait on hold before being transferred to a robot that can barely understand you! Despite the reason, getting face-to-face help is the most effective and least frustrating way to get results . That’s the idea behind iContact.io. Designed as a directory for public places like malls and hospitals, the informational kiosk provides an on-demand, 3D experience with a REAL customer service rep. Features li




Fran Silvestre Arquitectos have designed a house on a mountainside that is overlooked by a castle in Ayora, Spain. Project description The building is located in a landscape of unique beauty, the result of a natural and evident growth. The mountain, topped by a castle, is covered by a blanket housing through a system of aggregation by simple juxtaposition of pieces generated fragmented target tissue that adapts to the topography. The project proposes to integrate into the environment




There’s no shortcut when learning to play a musical instrument, it’s not going to be easy unless you’re a musical genius. gTar has been designed and developed to help you learn to play guitar easier, it has a multi-touch LED fretboard to guide you what to play and how to play it. This digital device looks exactly like a real guitar, with real stings and working frets, the idea here is to help you gain skills which are transferable to your real acoustic or electric guitar. The company claims tha




These are the next generation of Smart Fortwo and Smart Forfour. The company says that these compact vehicles have undergone some improvements in virtually all aspects to make it more comfortable for you. Now, for the first time, smart forfour is now offered with smart rear engine concept. These smart cars now offer more space, equipment, color and of course more fun when you driving around in the urban environment. The vehicle length remains unique as ever at 2.69 meters. Each car offers drive




Reminiscing about childhood brought an interesting project to our attention. During the Green Box Arts Festival in Green Mountain Falls, Colorado, Canadian design collective Daily Tous Les Jours created this impressive swing installation which consists of a series of illuminated seats that create music as participants of the festival decide to try them out. According to Colossal, the entire installation will soon be on tour and you can bring The Swings into your own city, with a little help fro




Result of a fruitful collaboration between Piotr Kluj and Paweł Litwinowicz , the original looking Perforated House draws much attention upon itself in the city of Poznan, Poland. A contemporary approach led to a completely simplified shape, as the architects turned the building into a simple cube with no balconies and oriels whatsoever. A long and wide ramp was added to the overall design, leading to the garage, while another leads directly towards the living room entrance, thus avoiding the n




Few and far between we come across Samsung concepts and today we look into the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. The basic design replaces cheap plastic with sustainable Bamboo Material along with premium Ceramic. As far as the tech goes, it includes latest apps like heart rate monitor, UV Sensor and more. Designer: Vishal Bhanushali - Yanko Design Timeless Designs - Explore wonderful concepts from around the world! Shop CKIE - We are more than just concepts. See what's hot at the CKIE store by Yank




Both solidThinking Inspire & solidThinking Evolve have grown to become tools that designers just can’t do without. solidThinking Inspire allows design engineers, product designers, and architects to create and investigate structurally efficient concepts quickly and easily and solidThinking Evolve allows them to develop forms faster, using either Windows or Mac OS X. Very recently, Nicholas Hardman, the Director of HardMarque walked us through his experience of using both the software to des




Gavin Maddock Design Studio have completed a contemporary home located in Yzerfontein, 90kms north of Cape Town, South Africa. Project description This pristine contemporary home is located on the west coast 90kms north of Cape Town – bordered by a nature reserve adjoining the ocean. Sites like this don’t come much more spectacular. Taking full advantage of the ocean views and responding to the coastal dune context, Gavin Maddock describes it as ‘a glorious site’. The client wanted




goTenna keeps you connected with your group even when there’s no WiFi, no satellites, no cell towers. Simply pair this device with your smartphone, you can get connected even when there’s no central connectivity. This device offers smart way to connect, you don’t have to deal with the issue of not having reliable cell service in certain areas. This smart device allows you to communicate off-grid with others near you that also have a goTenna, literally anywhere on this planet regardless access t




ION LED Watch features unique grid at the surface to create futuristic looking watch that displays alien code a.k.a the time. To read the time, you need to find the clockwise end of the circle segments, because they represent the number’s position just like in an analog watch display. The inner, small circle represents hour, middle circle represents 10-minute increments, and the outer circle displays the remaining single minutes, just like 12-5-9 watch. The other side of the circle segments is



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