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Laser-Scanned Photoshoot

Check this out, London based studio ScanLAB has collaborated with fashion designer Vivienne Westwood to produce the first fashion shoot done with 3D laser scanners instead of cameras. How does this work? Well… ScanLab used an advanced terrestrial laser scanner to digitise both the models and the location to create high-resolution “point clouds” of data. 3D laser scanning can create detailed […]

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Monday Morning Photo(S) Sesame St. Edition

For Today’s Monday Morning Photo(S) we have a look at  Florida-based designer Andrew Bloomfield who has visualized a concept headquarters for popular children’s series Sesame Street.  As you walk in to the four-story office, visitors or employees will see a giant Sesame Street mural that decorates the lobby upon entering the building leading you through the space an  creating a […]

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Living in a Pyramid

This amazing pyramid house concept has been designed by Juan Carlos Ramos, an architect from Michoacan, Mexico. The house consists of glass walls allowing natural light that will brighten the interior of the house, perfect for a small family, with two bedrooms a living/dining and a very cool library on the top of the pyramid. […]

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Bus turned Pool House

This double decker bus was re-purposed as a backyard “pool house” This is the New Orleans home of artist Miranda Lake. The bus is a vintage Routemaster which she bought from a friend and describes as “one big shiny, giant happy pill you can actually get inside of.”  Its a bit creepy but it has some charm to […]

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The Most Creative Lamps

Lighting is a very important element in design, we have a list of some of the most creative lighting fixtures out there, add a fun light fixture to your next design project! The Cloud The Greenhouse Lamp Peel Wall Light Gummy Bear Chandelier Lumio: Portable Book-Shaped Light Ice Cream Cone Bulb Sockets Balloon Lamp Brain […]

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Remembering Robin Williams as “Mrs. Doubtfire”

Remembering Robin Williams… When you think of the 1993 comedy Mrs. Doubtfire, what comes to mind? Robin Williams dancing-vacuuming in drag inside that old Victorian home in San Francisco right?  Well as a tribute to the award winning actor/comedian, we decided to take you inside the beautiful house where the movie was filmed, the location is in […]

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Monday Morning Photo(s) 5th Ave. Edition

For today’s Monday Morning photos we have a look at the New York flagship store for fashion house Valentino designed by David Chipperfield Architects. David Chipperfield Architects has designed the 1,850-metre-square store for Valentino at the former Takashimaya Department Store at 693 Fifth Avenue, in a Postmodern building originally designed by architects John Burgee and Philip Johnson. “Valentino has identified […]

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Nightclubs during the Day!

Nightclubs tend to be  glamorous and fun at night but why are they so ugly during the day? Here are a few not so glamorous exteriors of nightclubs during the day…could we as designers do something to change this? This is why the exterior of a design project is as important as the interiors!   […]

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Futuristic Hybrid Train

Here is the  first look at the new line of prototype hybrid trains debuting in Moscow Russia designed by  Uralvagonzavod a tank production company. The train runs on large on-board batteries, much like hybrid cars. The interiors of the trains are very sleek and modern but very comfortable! Source (in Russian): http://zyalt.livejournal.com/1112328.html

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Playing Legos

In Billund, Denmark, there’s a placed called Lego PMD. The building is home to the designers of Lego’s development department, the lucky people that work here get to play with Legos all day and get paid. They’ve asked Danish architects, Rosan Bosch and Rune Fjord, to design a working environment that puts values like “innovation” and “imagination” along […]

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