Tag: design

30
Sep

When an architect bakes desserts, this is what you get

Dinara Kasko isn’t your everyday pastry chef. In fact, she’s actually an architectural designer. So what happens when an architect likes to bake? Apparently, incredible things. She creates pastries by approaching them as if they were buildings.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

19
Sep

Make reading magical with glow-in-the-dark bookmarks

Remember when a bookmark was a paper rectangle covered in unique designs that marked your current page? Hell, remember when all books were on paper? If you’re a fan of reading the textured pages of actual books, you probably still use bookmarks. Picture this; it’s evening and you sit down to read your favourite book. It’s dark and reading lights are great and all, but what if your bookmark was the only reading light you needed? Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

14
Sep

Spectacular triangle mountain cabin sits the edge of a cliff

Are you looking to unplug and find a cabin in the mountains to relax? Based in Hamburg, Germany, architect Matthias Arndt has created a stunning concept named the Triangle Cliff House that rests on the edge of a fictional cliff.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

13
Sep

Everyday Backpack surpasses Kickstarter goal by 1200%

With comfort and functionality as priorities, lots of people now use backpacks for their everyday commute. Just throw it over the shoulders and go. You probably think that there’s not a lot of room to improve here. Well, that’s where you’d be wrong. These new Kickstater backpack is designed by photographers and was meant to revolutionize camera carrying, but can help everyone to organize your life.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

18
Jul

Create your own furniture using locking sticks

Have you ever wanted a piece of furniture that would fit different functions and needs? Lithuanian designer Mindaugas Žilionis has created a piece of furniture that can become any shape you wish with locking sticks.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

12
Jul

Magical forest inspired jewellery

Escaping into the fantasy world can be entertaining, distracting, frightening, even arousing; but they also allow for creativity and help us plan for the future. It therefore provide the necessary escape from the here and now. So when you want to escape, where do you go? Have you ever dreamt about visiting a fairytale forest? If yes, you will for sure love these jewellery designs.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

30
Jun

Memes that highlight the real struggles of designers

Working as a designer isn’t as glorified as many of us like to make it out to be. Sure we sit behind our fancy computers with huge screens, designing pretty images; however working in design can also be one of the most stressful, involving and cutting edge jobs out there. That’s why art director Matt Warren has created a collection of memes that all designers should find familiar.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

11
May

Have you ever wanted to start your own business or turn your designs into real products at home? This device from Mayku Industries allows you to create a personal tabletop factory. Quicker than a 3D printer and as easy as baking a cake, this machine is powered by a regular vacuum cleaner.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

06
May

Pepsi debuts prestige bottles and accessories

Last month during Milan Design Week, PepsiCo unveiled Mix It Up, an immersive, interactive space dedicated to design collaborations and exhibitions. Among the many pieces on display were a series of sleek aluminum bottles labeled “The Prestige Bottles”.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

15
Apr

Common design terms taken literally

Graphic design, like any profession, is full of terms and acronyms that not everyone is familiar with. Most people don’t understand what crop marks are or what bleed marks mean, because they don’t speak designer. However, if you’re in the design industry, words like typeface or letterpress are quite ordinary.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

17
Mar

Swiss movement watches inspired by camera design

After 200 years of popularity, the wrist watch is slowly dying out because of smartphone technology. However, just because their being used less, doesn’t mean that there aren’t still some beautiful designs out there. If you’re a photographer, then you might enjoy these watches that combine the design elements of classic film and modern digital cameras.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

03
Mar

This stylish bicycle transforms into handcart

The bicycle is a wonderful mode of human-powered transportation, especially if you live in the city. You can get where you need to go quickly and you don’t have to pay for parking. If however, you live in an apartment, storing your bike can get a bit awkward. I’ve previously posted about a stylish custom bicycle guaranteed to turn heads and another that was deemed ‘unstealable‘ – but this is another design that one works well for urban dwellers.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.