Design News – Wednesday the 20th of December 2017

Design News from around the World. A daily eclectic mix of some of the best design news from around the world.

Industrial Design: Color of Time Minimalist Wall Clock

Dae-hoo Kim shared this beautiful industrial design project for a wall clock titled the Color of Time. The concept of time is like a numerical representation of a moment.

Daily Design Inspiration

Daily Design Inspiration from selecting photography, architecture, graphic design and more. Our goal is to simply inspire your day and be creative!

7 Passé Home Trends Designers Wish Would Make a Comeback

While some design trends can stand the test of time, many wind up as nothing more than passing fads. However, ask any interior designer if there’s a “dated” decor look that they’re a still a fan of, and chances are they’ll have at least one solid example because even though the internet at large can tell you something is passé, you’re still completely entitled to love it.

Year in Review

It’s December so posts here are pretty slim. Soon I’ll be adding a post with some of my favorite things — books, buildings, exhibitions — from 2017, but in the meantime, here’s a link to the Year in Review I did at World-Architects.

Illustrator Spotlight: Pol Solà

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Ready, Set, Gö!

About (Est. 2017) ” People live, work and move more and more within the Mälardal region, and billion are invested in more traffic, new trains and new trains. In order to enable more people to commute and use this bet from October 1, 2017 a new commuter ticket under the name Movingo.

This Sweet App Distracts Kids When They’re Stuck In The Hospital

There’s nothing harder to bear than a child who is sick. They’re confused, scared, and in pain. And a trip to the hospital only makes things scarier. What if there was a better way? That’s the promise of Alder Play.

Holiday Gift Guides 2017: Food + Drink

There’s nothing quite like sharing a meal with your favorite humans, especially one that’s prepared at home with love. Whether you’re buying for a home chef, budding bartender, an enthusiastic eater or all three, a gift that revolves around food and drink can be foolproof.

Today’s Urban Design Observation: Asian Grandmother Cart Parking – Core77

My neighborhood borders the neighborhoods known as Little Italy and Chinatown. Despite a few holdouts, the former community has largely departed, displaced by the latter community. A striking and somewhat heartbreaking sociological difference can be seen in the local supermarkets. Whenever I see an elderly, local Caucasian woman in

2017 Best of Furniture Design – Core77

Furniture continues to be a popular topic with Core77 readers, and here are ten of the standout pieces and stories we saw this year. First off, some nuts-and-bolts stuff, that doesn’t actually require any nuts and bolts. We covered how Ikea’s new joinery system is advancing the design of the

Artist Reimagines Disney And Other Characters And They Look Spectacular

At the beginning of the year, artist Isabelle Staub has already impressed us all with her take on the character designs of famous Disney princesses. Now she is back with more animated characters recreated in her own unique style that brings new life to the well-known faces.

mold’s exhibition devoted to milka havel at the sweden vandalorum art museum

martijn koomen and tadas maksimovas designed and built a fully-functional fixed-gear bike in tribute to an enigmatic, mathematical constant. martijn koomen and tadas maksimovas designed and built a fully-functional fixed-gear bike in tribute to an enigmatic, mathematical constant. are you knowledgeable about architecture? passionate about writing?

Design is fine. – Paul Revere Pottery, works by the Saturday Evening…

Paul Revere Pottery, works by the Saturday Evening Girls, 1926. Ceramic. USA. Via Goldstein Design Museum. “The Paul Revere pottery was one of the important art potteries of the Boston area in the…

2017 Year in Review: Best Design Events and Shows – Design Milk

We toured the globe in 2017 to check out the best modern design at various events, fairs, and shows to bring you the latest and greatest.

“Christmas In Yemen” – This Street Artist Reminds Us That These Children Are Living A Real Hell

For his Christmas In Yemen project, the street artist Igor Dobrowolski mixes Christmas photos with images of the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, to remind us that these children are living a real hell.

wilson architects designs a health research facility on the australian island

wilson architects, in association with clarke and prince architects, designed a new australian institute of tropical health and medicine on thursday island.

dual designs a scenery pavilion reinterpreting the baroque stair in copenhagen

the scenery pavilion designed by the danish dual studio is situated in the garden of gl. holtegaard art gallery in the northern outskirts of copenhagen.

Dezeen’s 10 biggest architecture trends of 2017

Continuing our review of the year, architecture editor Jessica Mairs looks at the themes that dominated construction in 2017, from outlandish shipping container designs and fantasy skyscraper concepts, to the demise of brutalist housing stock. Plant-covered buildings sprouted up everywhere We published more proposals for plant-covered buildings this year than ever before.

How to best incorporate the color of the moment into your home.

Millennial pink was introduced to the world slowly, and then all at once. This dusty, muted version of a classic hue has taken the world by storm – that is, the fashion and interior decorating world. No longer just reserved for a little girl’s room or play area, this new “it” color is being treated as …

Habitually Chic® ” Terrific Traditional Design

by habituallychic Traditional design often gets a bad rap but in the right hands, it can look fresh instead of fuddy duddy. The clients who hired interior designer Miles Redd and architect Gil Schafer to design their San Francisco home actually suggested the look and had Pinterest boards to help convey their vision.

A Soothing, Earthy Color Scheme for a 3 Bedroom Home With Study [Includes Floor Plans]

While a good designer should never shy away from color, there is something to be said for a neutral color scheme. The right earth tones can create an almost spa-like atmosphere that exudes relaxation and lets both residents and guests feel safe and comfortable.

Design studio Alexis Mark utilises “linguistic systems” to push and merge art and design

Projects by Copenhagen-based research and graphic design studio Alexis Mark are centred around concept with context. Each of piece of work, from publications to exhibition design, identities, typefaces and even more, merge the boundaries between art, design and culture, “driven by a particular interest in the concepts of language and mediation as an artistic practice and in an interdisciplinary context,” the studio tell It’s Nice That.

The Style Files: Anne Wagoner | La Dolce Vita

I first came across Anne Wagoner, a talented interior designer based in Raleigh, North Carolina on Instagram about a year ago. I instantly identified with her refined, traditional, and pretty aesthetic. Anne believes in feminine details, the power of a beautiful chandelier, a perfectly executed drape, and a stunning wallpaper.

The Jealous Curator /// curated contemporary art /// sally deng

The Jealous Curator /// curated contemporary art /// sally deng […]

XMAS 2017 – jocelyn proust

Jocelyn Proust has been busy participating in the annual Four Corners Art Collective #adventcalendarart daily Instagram challenge this month. It is the third year this challenge has taken place and Jocelyn has licensed a number of the designs created in previous years for calendars, fabric and stationery.




teamSimon is a Sydney based digital designer. He is the Director of a boutique digital design studio, Bailey Street Design located in the vibrant inner west suburb of Newtown. Simon studied graphic design at Shillington College and specialises in web design for small and medium size businesses. Simon and his team (Toby the studio dog) are passionate about visual communication in the digital environment


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