Self-Taught French Artist Creates Wistful Yet Heartwarming Creatures Fallen From The Stars

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Anne-Marie Verron, a French artist, has given birth to a whole dream world. She creates textile sculptures under the name “The Bear Fallen from the Stars” (L’ours tombé des étoiles, in French). Each bear is unique and full of personality, it seems to have its very own story. Mohair and alpaca are scissor and needle sculpted to bring to life a new character.

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Ululi-Ulula – suspended lamps

Collection of suspended lampsUluli-Ulula is a collection of suspended lamps realized by the Italian designer Mateo Ugolini for the brand called Karman. The lamps are globular in shape, the designer bringing to life his desire of bringing the moon closer to us, shown from the fact that the lamps resemble a full moon.

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Playhouse Beds for Kids from Mathy by Bols

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A very cute and useful project was designed by the Belgian studio Mathy by Bols. They offered a collection of playhouse beds for children.

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Heimplanet Fistral Tent

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FISTRAL is Heimplanet´s new compact 1-2 person tent. Its easy and intuitive handling makes FISTRAL become your ideal companion for every trip. Assembling of parts is unnecessary. Inner tent, fly sheet and the inflatable frame IDG work as a union and enable a very quick and uncomplicated set-up (inflation): just unpack it and inflate it – welcome home!

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World Landmark as Line Icons

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All internet sites need, directly or indirectly, to use icons for their display. Facebook, Twitter, their one icons in the browser tabs. But apart from everyday use the icons should be creative and aestheticly proper. themakers.company dis exactly that: they created plain, tasteful icons that any site with related activities could potentially use.

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The International Flag of Planet Earth

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The International Flag of Planet Earth is a graduation project at Beckmans College of Design (Stockholm, Sweden).

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24 Artists, 1 Calendar, 1 Year – Some Other New Year

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Some Other New Year provides an artistic perspective on the passing of time and introduces a discourse on personal motifs and recollections connected with moments in life. Through the exhibition and accompanying calendar Corporeal Geometrics curates a visual narrative told through twenty four temporal impressions from Croating and Serbian artists.

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Extra Butter x Saucony: “For the People” Social Design Experiment

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Inspired by the 2016 US Presidential Election, NYC sneaker boutique Extra Butter is designing its next Saucony collaborative shoe based on design options voted on via social media. This will be the first time that the general public will be able to experience the full creative and production process of sneaker designing.

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Special Plates to Take Pictures of Your Meals

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It’s not always easy making your food look appetizing on Instagram. That’s why Israel’s Carmel Winery wants to fix that. Since February, they’ve been teaming with Catit, a Tel Aviv restaurant, to offer special Instagrammable meals and dishware on certain nights. The experience is called Foodography. Adi Nissani, a ceramic design artist, crafted plates specifically meant to make your food look more attractive on Instagram. Of course, there’s a built-in stand for your phone.

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Reclaimed Paper Insects by Soon

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Belgium-based ad agency Soon created a set of insects made from reclaimed paper for IGEPA Benelux paper company.

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Mount Fuji Beer Glass

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Good beer requires good presentation. inspired by japan’s tallest mountain mt. fuji, this unique beer glass is designed by keita suzuki, and handblown by master craftsmen at sugahara glassworks. pour in your favorite beer with a generous head and mount fuji appears in all its glory. comes in a special solid paulownia wood box, like a traditional Japanese tea cup.

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These Two Artists Create Amazing Miniature Fairytale Porcelain Creature

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Ukranian artists Anya Stasenko and Slava Leontyev created these porcelain creatures below that took like something from a fairy tale. Gorgeous, strange, and very, very small. What is more surprising, their creators are not trained to work with ceramics. One of the Ukrainians is a graphic artist while the other is a painting teacher yet in ceramics they seem to have found their niche. Check out their amazing work below.

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Scratch Off World Map

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Scratch Map is brilliant. Its the perfect way to show off where you’ve been travelling while livening up your wall with a colourful world map. You get a unique, slick looking gold wall map to start with, and then scratch off all the places you’ve visited to reveal a whole new world below, featuring colour and geographical detail.

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28 Amazing Text Effect Photoshop Tutorials – May 2015 Edition

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Photoshop is an amazing tool with limitless possibilities. One of these possibilities is creating awesome text effects. In this round up we have picked up for you 28 Amazing Text Effect Photoshop Tutorials. So take your Photoshop skills to the next level by following these great and detailed tutorials. These tutorials will give you some cool ideas for creating text effects. So, go ahead and try them all!

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When art of Origami meets Leather – AW 2016 Origami Leather Bag Collection by Toyish Projects

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We are Toyish Projects, a design brand based in Hong Kong since 2013. We recently won Silver A’Design Award 2015 with our exquisite slotting system. The more exciting thing is, new collection is ready to be launched on 11 May 2015(Monday) on Kickstarter Campaign, an international crowdfunding platform. The design is inspired by origami and self assembly box which requires no stitching. This shows the new perspective of leather making and sustainable design to your dear audience.

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