May 29, 2009 | 25 Comments
Designed by Chris Trivizas | Country: Greece
“Wedding invitation in a tin can which after the ceremony is attached at the back of the newly married couples car.
It is accustomed, after the wedding ceremony, for friends and relatives of the couple to bang saucepans and bells in order to make noise and send away jealous spirits.
The wedding invitation is packaged with a string. While reading the text (date, place, etc), there’s an illustration which explains how to tie the string at the back of the can and the whole making at the back of the car.”
May 27, 2009 | 10 Comments
“Empty paperbags, containing simple step by step instructions on how to fold the bag into an origami animal, in order to become a sustainable designer toy in paper. The cost of the bag is directed to the WWF to help save the endangered animal and it’s dying population.”
May 18, 2009 | 7 Comments
Designed by Chromoly | Country: Canada
“The Bourgeois Brass Knuckles are a cross between two iconic objects whose cultural and socio-economic associations lie at opposite ends of the spectrum from one another. Originally designed by Jonathan Sabine, the BBK is being produced in a numbered limited edition run of 50 by the Chromoly studio. Each chrome plated Bourgeois Brass Knuckle comes in a laser etched handmade walnut box.”
May 16, 2009 | No Comments
Designed by Tres Tipos Gráficos | Country: Spain
“These booklets summarize the Madrid proposal submitted for each discipline in the face of the Olympic games of 2016. Each book is given to the federations to consider the proposal and has endorsed its approval. The books contain very detailed information on sites that are devoted to competitive sports, calendar of competitions, maps of the nomination and general information on the concept and legacy of the Games in Madrid 2016.”
May 10, 2009 | 2 Comments
Designed by Azul Amuchastegui Bari | Country: Canada
“Azul’s concept turned out to be both an object and a simple packaging to wrap pieces together. The walnut bird perch is separate to the seeds container and wrapped with a simple belt of paper. The food is available in a nice bird shape widowed box.”
April 26, 2009 | 1 Comment
Country: United States | Buy it
“This handcrafted scented candles, are specially created and poured in Grasse, France by historical candle makers, using lead-free wicks, made with 100% cotton. Each candle is incased in a black French glass with an elegant lead-free pewter lid, the etching on the lid is hand done by artisans. BOIS D’ALEXA burning time approximately 50 hours.”
April 20, 2009 | 14 Comments
April 13, 2009 | 3 Comments
The redesigned City Guide boxes reference the heritage of Louis Vuitton, drawing inspiration from a vintage luggage label of the kind hotel bellboys would affix to travellers’ trunks. While deep brown makes an appearance, adding its distinct character to the collection, the guide still features the bright colours that have become its trademark over the past ten years. Pistachio Green for the European cities, Royal Blue for Paris, Rosewood for Tokyo, Magenta for Mumbai, Buttercup for New York and Almond Green for Miami.
April 8, 2009 | 3 Comments
Designed by Wise_up | Country: Portugal
“A limited and numbered edition of 250 handmade boxes, lined with italian (Rossi) and english (Beaumonde) papers.
All cards are printed in fine paper and have special details, as varnish, foil, emboss, etc. Each box has 8 cards and 8 envelopes, wrapped in tissue paper.”
April 6, 2009 | 9 Comments
“Turn the less attractive moments in the life of a dog owner into an original happening.
These 16 dog poo bags are the most hygenic and environmentally friendly way to dispose of your doggie’s left overs. Colourful and humorous bags – one size, usable for all poo-poo sizes from Chihuahua to Great Dane. The ideal way to carry the precious substance to a nearby bin. 100% bio-degradeable.”