Photo of the Day: Lion Poses for the Camera

Photo of the Day Lion Poses for the Camera

Would you ever come near this wild animal, even if the lion poses like a cute puppy, waiting to have his belly rubbed? Yeah, we’re not sure either. But there’s something really intriguing about a massive animal rolling on his back and reaching his toes. Redditors jumped on this photo, generating memes like this amazing … Read more

15 Gorgeous Portable Fireplaces for Small Spaces

Nothing creates a happy holiday vibe more instantaneously than a fireplace. And while there is no longer a real use for them, people have an emotional attachment towards flames. Additionally, fireplaces are seen as a social sigma, especially in cities like New York City. But a lot of the time, it doesn’t make a lot of … Read more

Shape-Shifting Origami House by The D*Haus Company

D*Haus: Origami House that Changes Shape to Face the Sun

UK-based designers David Ben Grünberg and Daniel Woolfson have created an architectural concept that could revolutionize the field: a shape-shifting origami house that could morph into eight different configurations to respond to seasonal, meteorological and even astronomical conditions. The house can adapt from winter to summer or even day to night by literally moving inside … Read more

Retro-Inspired Floppy Disk Table

Floppy Disk Table

The need for physical methods to transfer our files is slowly becoming irrelevant. People are trading in their external hard drives and flash drives in favor of saving files on the cloud. And let’s not even get into CDs and DVDs. Remember how, only 10 years ago, CDs were the revolutionary storage device that would … Read more

Lemon Sorbet: Benjamin Moore’s Paint of the Year

Lemon sorbet is Benjamin Moore's paint of the year

You might skip something as simple as ‘lemon sorbet’ on a dessert menu, but this soft, pastel yellow shade has just been chosen as Paint of the Year by Benjamin Moore. Praised for both its quiet elegance and its easy universality, lemon sorbet can be manipulated in a variety of ways to bring color to … Read more

Notable Black Friday 2012 Deals: Home Edition

Notable Black Friday 2012 Sales: Home Edition

We at Redesign aren’t really the wake-up-early-to-beat-the-rush types for Black Friday. Can you blame us? It’s hard enough to wake up early to get into work everyday. But lucky for us, the internet is giving us a preview to some awesome Black Friday 2012 deals (plus some great Cyber Monday sales) that might get us … Read more

Canada’s Glacier Discovery Walk Goes Sky High

Discovery Walk Canada Sturgess Architecture

Acrophobes, beware – this is not fear-of-heights-friendly! Sturgess Architecture won first place in a Canada-based design competition that challenged architects to build a new tourist attraction. Their winning entry, Glacier Discovery Walk, is a transparent walkway that will be built along the Columbian Icefields in Alberta, Canada that will allow its visitors to feel as though they’re … Read more

8 Easy DIY Projects to Prep for the Holidays

8 Easy DIY Projects to Prep Your Home for the Holidays

Ready or not, the holidays are almost here. Next Thursday: Thanksgiving. Next Friday: Black Friday. After that, it’s non-stop madness until you wake up, hungover, on Jan. 1. If you and/or your family are well on your way to breaking the bank for Turkey Day and Christmas presents, these 8 holiday decorations are easy DIY … Read more

Cocoon 1 Pods Take Personal Space to a New Level

Cocoon 1 Pods Take Personal Space to a New Level

Personal space bubbles: we all have them, metaphorically speaking, but what if you could make yours literal? With Cocoon 1, a transparent relaxation pod, you can!  Imagine having a portable bubble, in which you could sit and read, nap, watch the sunset, or enjoy a quiet, solitary lunch outside, without the need to worry about bugs, … Read more

For Typography Fans: Superhero Prints by Matthew Olin on Sale

For Typography Fans: Superhero Prints by Matthew Olin on Sale

Some last minute news for typography fans: if there was a graphic designer we were fawning over this summer, it was Minnesota-based graphic designer Matthew Olin and the superhero typography re-imagining project he created for his masters thesis. Do you remember when we featured his work, in which he broke down his representation of iconic … Read more

Movie Friday: Eye-Catching Skyfall Minimalist Posters

Movie Friday: Eye Catching James Bond Skyfall Minimalist Movie Posters

James Bond’s 23rd official 007 film, Skyfall, came to US theaters last night. Even though we featured some of our favorite Skyfall poster designs before, we could not help but feature Skyfall as our Movie Friday feature yet again with these eye-catching minimalist posters by Mumbai-based multimedia designer Viraj Nemlekar. Most of the design concepts … Read more