stuff we drool about

Iota Playing Cards | By Joe Doucet

How minimal can a design be and still function as a playable and attractive deck of cards? The answer is IOTA, by New York-based designer Joe Doucet, a beautiful deck of playing cards printed with simplified geometric symbols and minimal lines. Joe dallies with the idea of how much you can take away from the typical overdressed kings and queens and oversized hearts and spades while still maintaining a playable deck. The result is an elegant, contemporary and light-filled decor.



joe-doucet-iota-playing-cards-2.jpg | Image

joe-doucet-iota-playing-cards-3.jpg | Image

joe-doucet-iota-playing-cards-4.jpg | Image

joe-doucet-iota-playing-cards-5.jpg | Image

VESSEL | HAMMOCK BATHTUB | Image

VESSEL | HAMMOCK BATHTUB

The Vessel is bathtub that hangs like a hammock! It was created by "Splinter Works" a British company known for making sculptural furniture. The tub is crafted in carbon fiber making it light enough to hang suspended above the ground and features a foam core insulating the tub and keeping the water warm. It fits two people and is the perfect "vehicle" for total escapism....
read more
UPSTATE LAKE CAMP | NEW YORK | Image

UPSTATE LAKE CAMP | NEW YORK

Our latest weekend retreat dream is this stunning rustic waterfront cabin in Upstate Lake Camp - New York. It was designed by rustic dwellings experts, Pearson Design Group, a company that specialises in projects from large multi-structure ranch and family camps to intimate, highly detailed retreats such as this. Not much more info on the project, but it sure looks like the perfect getaway from hectic New York city life... the photos are enough to drool over....
read more
MINIMAL MOVIE POSTERS | BY CHUNGKONG | Image

MINIMAL MOVIE POSTERS | BY CHUNGKONG

Chungkong is a Netherlands based designer. By day he is a graphic designer creating adverts and brand identities for clients, and by night Chungkong transforms into a poster creating mad man. His posters stand out for a simple and humorous language, demonstrating great ingenuity and imagination, he strips the subjects down to their bare bones and brings them to life in vibrant and playful designs, covering a variety of subjects from cult movies, geek art, books and ...
read more