Archive for the ‘DESIGN’ Category

UNGODLY (FEAT. CHARLIE CHAPLIN)

April 8, 2012

I believe I’m ready to show you who I really am.

I’ve experienced a lot in the past 3 years since I discovered this talent. I always sang but never wrote music.

All of a sudden, this…what you play here is where I am today.

Mentally.

I don’t know how far this will go, or how long this will last, but I am willing to die for this music.

I have become living proof that anything you BELIEVE is possible. I will never stop creating.

LANA DEL RAY – BORN TO DIE

January 6, 2012

This is so beautiful. I’m also overjoyed at the fact that I own a pair of sky blue jeans and red converses.

A.L.I.E.N. SPRING/SUMMER 2012

October 5, 2011

Our friends at A.L.I.E.N. release a “Kawabunga – Beach Ninja” shoot that features a colourful collection for 2012. Peep:

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The black denim is FIRE.

THE WILLIAM SCREAM; A SHORT FILM BY WILLIAM TURNER

September 15, 2011

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Our good friend William Turner concludes the LIFE series of dramatic shorts with The William Scream; a story about “overcoming fears in the search for hope”.

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Nike Finally Unveils “MAG” Shoes From Back to the Future

September 10, 2011

Nike has officially introduced the 2011 MAG, and by doing so they’ve brought the past to the present and future by creating a pair of shoes that  actor Michael J. Fox (Marty McFly) wore in the movie Back to the Future 2. This is Nike’s first rechargeable footwear release with a design closely based on the shoes from the filmand they feature an identical silhouette, automatic lacing, and LED panels that glow for 4 hours after a full charge. These high-top shoes will have a limited release with 1,500 pairs set to be auctioned on eBay through nikemag.eBay.com, and the auction will run from September 8th to 18th with 150 pairs available every day. All the proceeds will go to the Michael J. Fox Foundation that helps fund Parkinson’s disease cure research. Nike has already pledged to match all donations up to $50 million; currently the bids range from $3,550 to $9,000 for sizes 7-13.

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NIKE SPORTSWEAR AIR FORCE 1 HYPERFUSE

June 3, 2011

“Nike Sportswear are the latest benefactors of Hyperfuse technology. An automated, heat pressurized system ensures the most efficient use in the product process. The Hyperfuse technology features three layers: one for stability, one for breathability and the third for durability.” – Eugene Kan of Hypebeast.

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Apartment in Katayama by Mitsutomo Matsunami Architect & Associates (JP)

April 29, 2011

This seven-storey apartment block in Katayama, Osaka Prefecture was realised by the Umeda-based Mitsutomo Matsunami Architect & Associates. The striking façade of the building reflects ‘the lifestyle inside the apartment itself’ while its monochrome colouring is juxtaposed with ‘dull buildings of beige, grey or brick shades’ that dominate the development’s immediate surroundings.
The building is constructed on an exceptionally small 110 square metre site and comprises of 10 apartments whose ‘room arrangement matches that of the window pattern’. Additionally, the legal height restrictions allowed the architects to create a high-ceiling maisonette within the building.

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Concept Camera: The WVIL

April 24, 2011

The WVIL camera is a concept camera envisioned by Artefact’s award-winning design team. It answers the question: “what’s next for camera design?”
The patent-pending WVIL system takes the connectivity and application platform capabilities of today’s smart phones and wirelessly connects them with interchangeable full SLR-quality optics.

More information at: artefactgroup.com/​wvil/​

AIR YEEZY 2 | PREVIEW

April 24, 2011

Originally suspected to be worn in the Kobe Black Mamba movie. Kanye was spotted performing in them at Coachella 2011 last weekend, fans have since been giving it’s design mixed reviews. Additional images have now surfaced from stylist Ibn Jasper and Assal Deshmeh hinting at the new sneaker construct. What’s you initial take?

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CHROME BEATS | BEATS BY DRE BY COLOWARE

April 21, 2011

With only 50 produced, these headphones have a brilliantly reflective chrome finish, and each official set will be uniquely engraved.  Available at colorwarepc.com
These very limited edition ColorWare “Chrome Beats” headphones don’t actually have any color, but they admittedly do look pretty slick, excepting the $1,000 price tag necessitated by this perfect storm of overpriced branding. ColorWare is only decking out 50 of these ‘cans, so grab that platinum card and head over to colorwarepc.com to get your pair.