Reading Time: < 1 minute IG Trendcentral make the mighty claim of having spotted the next BAPE (Bathing Ape – the uber cool Japanese streetwear brand) being American they think that aNYthing (A New York Thing) can equal or surpass the kingpin streetwear brand today. I don’t think so.Meanwhile flyer pack dons Don’t Panic have an exhibition of posters since … Read moreCool as BAPE?
Reading Time: < 1 minute The Goethe Institute has a selection of what it considers to be great German product and industrial design including the Fischer wall plug, the Nivea pot, Rimowa cases and Leibniz butter biscuits. For obvious reasons they leave off the Volkswagen Beetle, but do include the Porsche 911. Have an exploration of their selection here.
Reading Time: < 1 minute PSP Print ads Originally uploaded by renaissancechambara. I like these new single sheet ads on the London Underground for the Sony PSP. The designers deliberate use of white space must have taken quite some convincing of the marketing manager to sign off. Also the poster shows that an effective poster can be done in just … Read morePSP Print ads
Reading Time: < 1 minute Part of the benefit of the web is that allows you access to more information than you could possibly process.PointCast push software was to information what loft apartments were to New York real estate. It flaunted its riches of information in a constantly moving colour display that was enough to turn your average epilepsy sufferer … Read moreAssault on the senses
Reading Time: 2 minutes When I was a teenager just before the whole rave thing really took off some of the sportswear shops in my home town of Birkenhead stocked a range of surf wear: Think Pink, Ocean Pacific as the ‘No Fear’ or Oxbow of their day. The brand that stood out the most was Global Hypercolor. Global … Read moreHypercolour