Inspiration can strike at any time, and presumably the creator of this unique BBQ happened to be watching Contact while trying to come up with a new design. How else can you explain its concentric ring design that looks like some kind of worm hole generator or time machine? Unfortunately, Cesarre’s Kara’s raison d’être is […]


Keeping your workspace in order is dull. But these fun cable tidies inject a little humour into proceedings, by turning your rat nest of wiring into a stack of fake barcodes. The brainchild of Duncan Shotton, there’s not a huge amount to say about these devilishly simple yet good-looking tidies. They’re flat sheets of plastic […]


The Hey Joe coffee mug is a travel sized coffee mug that acts just like any other coffee mug, except it can brew coffee inside of your thermos and regulate the temperature automatically…which means not only can you ensure your coffee is immediately ready to drink as soon as it’s done brewing, but that you […]


Most fitness trackers look like they belong in the gym or on the race track, which is fine if you’re working out, but not so great if you want to look your best at the board meeting or that fancy cocktail party. The Withings Activité, however, changes the notion of the fitness tracker entirely with […]


I love these three concept designs for the combat jets in the sci-fi love movie Is This Heaven, directed by Bastiaan Koch. They look like pterodactyls. Are those flexible metal wings? So cool. I love how the pilot gets into them. Check out the original article here! * Text and image from


By using a combination of different design software, Russian artist Maxim Shkret created animal illustrations for his series Predators featuring a lion, bear, fox, and owl. Software used included 3D Studio Max, Vray, Zbrush, and Adobe Photoshop CS5. Check out the original article here! * Text and image from


We don’t know the identity of the mystery man in these photos, but, starting in the photobooth boom of the 1930s, he began snapping black-and-whites of himself. Thirty years later he had hundreds of nearly identical shots, and now the entire collection is being shown to the public for the very first time. This is […]


Forget never leaving the apartment; how about never leaving the couch? This concept sofa by Milan-based Burak Kocak has features enough to mean that you could sit at it for days on end. Called Herb, the comfortable seating of the sofa is straddled by a storage shelves on one side and a table on the […]


In a world overwhelmed with paper, Sony introduces a revolutionary new way to work. Digital Paper from Sony, in conjunction with a document management solution, gives you the power to annotate, share, and save your documents – all from a handy device that’s light enough to carry anywhere! Check it out here! * Text and […]


Special moss graffiti art installation by Toronto based artist Jennifer Ilett, in collaboration with Sprout Guerrilla, and curated by Vandana Taxali. Artwork entitled “Hello/Goodbye” combines technical and digital techniques and imagery with the natural media of living plantlife. Read the rest of the original article here! * Text and image from


In need of a mid-afternoon snooze? There’s an app for that. Well, sort of. Dutch-based creative agencies Kakhiel, Venour and Biko created Google Naps as a parody of Google’s popular mapping application. To avoid any legal scandal, the creators also left a good-natured message to any Google employees on the site. Read the rest of […]


We all know that paper is made from wood. Our 22nd FIELD NOTES COLORS seasonal release is made OF wood. The “Shelterwood” edition features covers made from actual American Cherry wood, sliced ever-so-thin and bonded to a substrate of kraft paper for durability. We believe we’re the first notebook company to manufacture such a product […]


Get the rest of the original recipe here! * Text and image from Ingredients FOR THE CAKE: 1 3/4 C. Flour 2 t. Baking powder 2/3 C. Whole milk 1 t. Vanilla 2 T. Lemon Juice 4 egg whites, room temperature 6 T. Butter, softened 1/2 C. Sugar 1/4 C. Sour cream 15 drops Lemon […]


Get the rest of the original recipe here! * Text and image from Ingredients 1 package Pillsbury Ready to Bake! Sugar Cookie Dough 3 large egg yolks 1/2 cup key lime juice 1 (14 ounce) sweetened condensed milk can 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract whipped cream and lime zest for garnish


Shelfie is a contemporary design that will look perfect inside your home, with or without a bike. Check it out here! * Text and image from


Well, this is awesome. Designer Yumi Yoshida has designed the perfect couch for those who just can’t commit to giving up an entire chunk of their apartment to a sofa. Instead, her Origami Couch unfolds into a wide, thin floor mat in the blink of an eye. Here’s how it seems to work: The entire […]


Get the rest of the original recipe here!* Text and image from INGREDIENTS3 lbs Russet potatoes, peeled and quartered4 slices cooked bacon, coarsely chopped2 eggs⅓ cup sour cream1 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese2 tablespoons chopped chivesSalt and black pepper to taste


Honey lollipops are one of the more popular items in the Waxing Kara line of “Bee Inspired” goods. Our bag of three Honey Lollipops make a great gift, soothe a scratchy throat or sweeten your tea when traveling. Some friends use them for energy during races. They are still completely hand-crafted although recently reformulated to […]


Music is personal. It’s tied to our identities, our emotions, even our friends. So the idea that a complex algorithm could make us smarter about music is counterintuitive. The creators of Cone, a wireless speaker that learns what you like and builds on it, think they’ve cracked the code. Cone is the first product by […]


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