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This modern stationary concept reimagines the sticky note as a reusable, eco-friendly alternative to wasteful paper notes. Simply called Reminder, the gadget works similar to a kid’s magnet doodle board, where magnetic particles are brought to the surface and made visible with a magnetic pen. Better yet, you can assign a timed alarm to each note via the smart dock. When it’s time, the sticky note will light up as a reminder! Designer: Sun Jin - Yanko Design Timeless Designs - E

Spagnuolo Arquitetura have sent us photos of a house they have recently completed in Londrina, Brazil. Architect: Spagnuolo Arquitetura Photography by R.R.Rufino

The Concorde Staircase by Marretti cantilevers its treads out from both sides of its self supporting spine and in so doing almost takes on the imagery of a dinosaur spine - very cool! It is a unique and exclusive creation that is about as artistic as a staircase can get. Each section of riser and tread are bolted together with the heads of the bolts exposed as part of the overall aesthetic. The riser/tread Walnut wood sections can be stained to order or coated with a Travertine Marble

Inspired by a system called ProGrip, Joe Sardo and Federico Bruni have come up with Bimodal concept car. P.G.S. (ProGrip System), mounted at the front frame (also applicable to the rear) is composed of a small central wheel with steering fork through electric motor. In order to increase the grip, it is equipped with an innovative thermo fender. The operating logic is controlled by a control unit and a sensor that does steer the small wheel in synchronization with the turning radius of the front

Hercules Concept Excavator has an innovative design to eliminate the inefficiencies of existing excavators. It uses the principle of continuous rotary cutting and soil extraction and eliminates the energy-wasteful dead cycles. These dead cycles – during which the excavator boom needs to be swung to dump the soil and returned again – are an innately inefficient part of traditional excavator operation. The move to a continuous mode of operation eliminates these dead cycles and so conf

When an architect designs a house for pet, the result is always stylish and iconic house, just like Sydney Pet House. Antonio Lanzillo has designed a cute pet house as a homage to the architect Jorn Utzon for his work Sydney Opera House. the scale and proportion of this pet house plays crucial roles in the structure, each characteristic must have relation to each other. You can say that this is the mini version of a national monument. After printing, the shell must be cut on front to create an

The family’s first child entered the world as the construction of his future home was well underway. Spreading over three levels, this modern family home known as the V House sums up 354 square meters organized around a central staircase. This important design element was imagined as pivoting the whole floor plan. Agraz Arquitectos imagined the spacious family home in Puerta Plata, Zapopan, Mexico, as a collection of spaces inspiring the new family’s next step: “The birth of t

Obverse side: Snøhetta Design, Beauty of Boundaries.Following a competition for the design of motifs for Norway’s new banknote series this spring, the winners were announced by Norges Bank as a duo working together to shape the nation’s new banknote design for its release in 2017. “Norges Bank has decided that a combination of two proposals submitted will go on for further work. The obverse sides of the notes will be developed on the basis of the proposal from The Metric Syste

Vacimi’s cleverly crafted collection of tableware is the ultimate in space-saving design! Each nesting set includes 5 ceramic pieces and a handy bamboo board for draining and organization. No larger than a rice bowl, the set saves valuable real estate in the kitchen while providing the perfect size dish for you and your guests. Glossy on the inside, matte on the outside, their soft finish also gives em’ grip so they never slip! Designer: Vacimi - Yanko Design Timeless Designs

Hello there YD’ers. As some of you may know, I’ve started a fundraising campaign for my men’s fitness clothing line called TRANISM. YES, I’m going to launch a clothing line! But I need your help. I have a $5000 goal I need to reach before sample production can begin. With the help of you loyal readers, I know that goal can be reached! Hit the jump for more info. It’s called the #TILTforTRANISM campaign. Contribute a $1, $5, $10, it doesn’t matter. By contribu

Tim Cuppett Architects have designed the Courtyard House in Austin, Texas. From the architects Inspired by early Modernist and Bauhaus era architecture, this one room deep house is organized along an L-shaped window wall which offers each space a connection to a central courtyard and a balance of natural light from multiple sides. The street facing courtyard and transparent first floor are made private as the house is perched on a plinth above passersby. With little protection from sha

If we had only one word to describe this residence, we’d use harmony. If we’d have just two, we’d use harmony and elegance. Luckily, we can use many more, and timeless is a third word that comes to mind immediately. Architects Geert Bosch and Annemariken Hilberlink of Berlicum, Netherlands-based HILBERINKBOSCH architects designed this timeless gem for a couple whose children have already left the house. The villa is located in Utrechtse Heuvelrug, a village of expensive

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