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Journal du Design - Le site du design, de l'architecture, de l'art, du high-tech, de la mode et des tendances urbaines

Journal du Design - Le site du design, de l'architecture, de l'art, du high-tech, de la mode et des tendances urbaines

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QUIRKY HEAD BOOKENDS Hoo, Nelly! This one was a wild adventure. When I was challenged by FloraCraft­­® to create a craft using a FloraCraft® foam head, I didn’t think it would be too tricky to come up with a fun project. I did have a few ideas but they both turned out, well, kind of creepy. Spectacular stair dominates house, serves many functions There is an appalling trend in house design lately where home elevators are, if not standard, certainly are becoming common. The Globe and Mail writes about a 41 year old homebuilder in Calgary who installed one from his basement garage to the main level because "Hauling groceries up a flight of stairs with two young sons in tow wasn’t going to work." Much of the justification for putting in elevators is that " demand is partly driven by baby boomers who want to “age in place.” In fact, the opposite is true; there are elderly New Yorkers living in walkup apartments that swear that the stairs are what keeps them fit and mobile. Dr.

The Sexperience 1000 Welcome to The Sexperience 1000, an interactive journey through the sexual experiences and preferences of one thousand British individuals. What’s the favourite sexual position of iPhone users in the North? Do country music lovers over 55 prefer to do it in the dark? Explore the 20 questions of our survey and discover what the great British public get up to between the sheets… Filter SKANDIFORM FURNITURES Design, function and quality are at the core of all that we produce. Since the start in 1962 we have chosen to work with some of the foremost designers and architects. This close cooperation has brought us numerous prestigious design awards. "We combine proud traditions and true competence with personal service and high levels of delivery reliability.

Korean Artist Transforms Her Small Studio Into Dreamlike Worlds Without Photoshop EmailEmail Korean artist Jee Young Lee’s beautiful dreamscapes are living proof that you don’t need Photoshop or even a large studio space to create amazing surreal images. She creates all of these scenes by hand in a room that is only 3.6 x 4.1 x 2.4 meters and then inserts herself into the pictures. Fun Ways to Use Old Ladders In Your Home — A Cultivated Nest I have been looking for some old ladders to use in my garden and in my home since….forever! I think everyone else is looking for them too (since I can’t seem to find even one old rickety wooden ladder). I thought I’d share some fun ways to use old ladders in your home. Maybe you’ll be luckier than me and find a nice old ladder to upcycle! This ladder was turned into a drying rack! via Remodelaholic

Loft 24-7 - Sao Paulo, Brazil Ideally, wouldn't we all like to live in a climate where outdoor living is possible year-round? And wouldn't we love to live in a space where the divide between indoors and outdoors is non-existent? São Paulo-based Fernanda Marques achieved this idealistic balance in her Loft 24-7 residence, presented at the CasaCor exhibition in São Paulo, Brazil. Photo Inspiration Who doesn’t love baby photography, One of the most challenging and time consuming type of photography. It is easily one of the hardest kinds just because of the sheer amount of unexpected drama with the kids. It is also one of the most popular kind of photography too. You see baby photography all around. This gives you an idea... 2014 Eames Shop Holiday List 10 things from the Eames Shop that will make the perfect holiday gift for the design lover in your life. “Self-portrait in Christmas ornament” by Charles Eames, ca. 1950s. A play on the classic House of Cards by Charles & Ray Eames. The Create-It-All deck is the perfect activity for holidays, parties, schools and business brainstorming activities. Colorful panels on one side of the cards and a blank canvas on the other awaiting your creative hand on the other. The drawable cards in the Create-It-All deck cards can be used for drawings, collages, inspirational quotes, and much more.

Artist Unites Watercolour And Photography In Her Extraordinary Self-Portraits EmailEmail Massachusetts-based artist Aliza Razell creates tickling self-portraits that explore philosophical abstractions through the merged mediums of watercolour and photography. Using Photoshop, Razell unites the two mediums in her Anesidora (explorations of the Pandora’s Box myth) and Ikävä (the Finnish word meaning the feeling of longing) series.

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