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Dieter Rams | As Little Design As Possible

If you love minimal design then you´ve surely heard of Dieter Rams, one of the most influential industrial designers of the late 20th century.  He is credited with influencing generations of designers, including Apple´s designer Jonathan Ive. This beautifully illustrated book covers both Rams life and his work, as well as his ideas on good design, which continue to inspire designers and consumers today. via

Dieter Rams’s ten principles of "good design":
- Good design is innovative.
- Good design makes a product useful.
- Good design is aesthetic.
- Good design makes a product understandable.
- Good design is unobtrusive.
- Good design is honest.
- Good design is long-lasting.
- Good design is thorough down to the last detail.
- Good design is environmentally friendly.
- Good design is as little design as possible.




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FICKS | NATURAL COCKTAIL FORTIFIER | Image

FICKS | NATURAL COCKTAIL FORTIFIER

After a successful funding campaign, Ficks: the worlds first natural cocktail fortifier is now available for purchase. Flicks is a blend of vitamins, electrolytes and antioxidants that minimize the various negative effects of alcohol consumption, it promotes a healthier liver and fortifies your body to prevent against that dreaded morning after. Available in either lemon, lime or ginger, the fortifiers taste just like a garnish in your traditional cocktail. watch th...
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AVEX FREEFLOW WATER BOTTLE

AVEX, a leading reusable water bottle brand for outdoor adventurers, has introduced the Freeflow Autoseal Stainless Water Bottle, capable of holding liquids up to 10 hours hot and 29 hours cold. The steel water bottle features Avex´s revolutionary Autoseal patented technology, a press-to-sip, release-to-seal button that automatically seals between sips. Available now in several colors including an awesome unfinished stainless version. Learn more from ...
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ICEHOTEL 25TH EDITION | SWEDEN | Image

ICEHOTEL 25TH EDITION | SWEDEN

Need to chill? If so you have to check in this Swedish Icehotel. Located in the northern part of the country, in a small village that goes by the name of Jukkasjärvi, the hotel is rebuilt every year, this is going to be it´s 25th edition. They get about 50 000 visitors per season, most of them go for the tranquility and to see the amazing northern lights. The hotel is built using 1000 tons of ice they get from the Torne river and about 30,000 tons of snice (a mix of...
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