Brooklyn Fare’s Packaging and Graphic Design

Brooklyn Fare’s Packaging and Graphic Design July 2, 2009, 12:15 pm We’re sort of loving Mucca Design’s packaging design and cheeky copy for the newly-opened gourmet store Brooklyn Fare. You may already be familiar with Mucca’s work — examples include the branding and logo design of Keith McNally’s Balthazar and the recent website and logo … Continue reading

Nicolestyle Mismo Cigarette

Nicolestyle Mismo Cigarette Smoking is a bad habit…. and yet, everyone smoke. I don’t think smoking bring any advantages to us. Well…. except to those who are smoking say that it give “energy” and release stress. And some teenagers(maybe) say it feel very “yeng” or got “gaya” when smoking. Beside these i cant think of … Continue reading

NYC Soon to Pay for Plastic Bags?

NYC Soon to Pay for Plastic Bags? It seems that MSLK’s awareness campaign to reduce plastic bag consumption is working…okay maybe we had nothing to with it, but Mayor Bloomberg recently announced a plan to charge NYC shoppers 6 cents per bag. Sounds great to us. Just a few weeks after Ireland adopted a similar tax of … Continue reading

Paper Jewelry

Paper Jewelry Frucci Design from Italy has designed awesome jewelry that is made of paper. I have seen bright jewelry like this made of plastic and metal, but paper is something unique. I love the way it looks, but I am sure extra care is needed to keep intact. Perhaps they have some sort of finish … Continue reading

The Race for a Better Read

“If most of us are ashamed of shabby clothes and shoddy furniture, let us be more ashamed of shabby ideas and shoddy philosophies… It would be a sad situation if the wrapper were better than the meat wrapped inside it.”  Albert Einstein quotes (German born American Physicist 1879-1955) The Race for a Better Read By Josh … Continue reading

Material Innovation

Material Innovation 1 of 22   next slide  previous slide     SmartSilver by NanoHorizons By Andrew H. Dent Material: SmartSilver Manufacturer: NanoHorizons (U.S.) Silver has been used for centuries to keep water potable and as an antibacterial in medicine, due to its ability to kill a broad spectrum of microbes. SmartSilver, a new, nanostructured version of silver … Continue reading

e-Paper Could Save Lives in an Emergency

e-Paper Could Save Lives in an Emergency by Jaymi Heimbuch, San Francisco, California on 01.26.09 SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY (electronics)  Photo via Tech-On e-Paper has certainly been gaining ground as e-reader popularity rises, but it is also getting exposure for usage in signs. It might even end up saving lives. Japan is testing out e-paper as a way to provide disaster … Continue reading