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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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Worn & Wound
YUNAK EVLERI | CAVE HOTEL TURKEY | Image

YUNAK EVLERI | CAVE HOTEL TURKEY

In the magical landscape of fairy tales of Cappadocia, the ancient village of Urgup - Turkey, there is a unique hotel carved into a cliff, the Hotel Yunak Evleri. The hotel includes six cave houses and 30 rooms, dating from the fifth and sixth centuries. These exceptional cave houses were decorated in their own distinctive style, with respect for local nature. The decor is elegant and personalized with handmade furniture and antiques. Yunak Evleri has created a peac...
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CANNED GUITAR PICKS

Our friend Ryan Barr from Whipping Post has a new product on his online store, Canned Guitar Picks. The can includes 20 quality picks, each with 1mm thickness. Ryan is a keen guitar player, and most of his products revolve around guitar accessories, check out his website for more great stuff. Other great products we have featured by Whipping Post: - Vintage Leather Guitar Case - Guitar Pick Wallet  - Vintage Messenger Bag ...
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FOODIE DICE

Most people agonize over what to cook for dinner every day, well now you can shake up your cooking routine with the Foodie Dice. The fun and beautifully designed Foodie Dice are a fast solution for figuring out what to cook, with what and how. The set consists of 9 wooden dice, 5 primary dice and 4 seasonal dice, each representing ingredient categories and cooking methods, some are more common and some are meant to get you to be adventurous. With over 186,000 combin...
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