Designer┬áTim Defleur┬áhas created The Wool Lodge, a modern multipurpose piece of pet furniture that can be used as a catÔÇÖs litter box or as a bed for a cat or dog. Source: Tim Defleur Has Designed The Wool Lodge, A Modern Piece Of Pet Furniture More pet furniture   Lurvig:Read More →

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Although it is the height of summer here in Sydney I could not go past these adorable doggie coats from the lifestyle blog at Cosmo. Zack & Zoey Elements Derby Quilted Dog Coat Available in several sizes, this quilted coat is a stylish find thanks to its plush, faux-fur collarRead More →

Dogs are capable of understanding the emotions behind an expression on a human face. For example, if a dog turns its head to the left, it could be picking up that someone is angry, fearful or happy. If there is a look of surprise on a person’s face, dogs tendRead More →

While we admit the world of pet accessories has come a long way in the past few years, it takes a little more than a trip to the local Petco to find a dog bed that’s worthy of your canine companion and your home. Fortunately there is a variety ofRead More →

The red and green specialists: why human colour vision is so odd

Most mammals rely on scent rather than sight. Look at a dog’s eyes, for example they’re usually on the sides of its face, not close together and forward-facing like ours. Having eyes on the side is good for creating a broad field of vision, but b…Read More →

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

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

Husky in UK Traveller Lonely Planet Magazine

I found this delightful picture in the most recent edition of the UK Lonely Planet Traveller Magazine.┬á ┬áThis Husky has different coloured eyes caused by a condition called Heterochromia.┬á Heterochromia results due to uneven melanin distribution and inbreeding.┬á Melanin is what gives colours to the irises.┬á It so happens thatRead More →

A photograph of Toby Judge. Head of security for Bailey Street Design.

Originally posted in 2014 I first thought of the benefits of a studio dog when I visited The Distillery in Surry Hills, and I met Noftus, their golden retriever studio dog. He was so friendly, well behaved and played well with others, I thought ‘We can do that’. Toby wasRead More →

Newtown sometimes feels like a modern┬ácontemporary museum of art; the show is on the street. ┬áThe following pieces have popped up over the last week or so, and I noticed them on my morning walk. These three pieces are┬ástreet poster art. ┬áThe posters are usually handmade or printed graphics onRead More →