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Modern Bird

Claire Sullivan - Sunday, August 23, 2009


For the bird that prefers a more Le Corbusier aesthetic for its dwelling there is the Modern Bird House, designed by Cristi Pogacean.

Sèvres Vase Clock

Claire Sullivan - Saturday, August 22, 2009


The Sèvres Vase Clock by Georgios Maridakis lets you know the time on the hour every hour. By placing a vase on the stand and then adjusting the hammer, every hour the hammer will knock on the vase, the sound will depend on the type of vase you use.

Monster Hands

Claire Sullivan - Friday, August 21, 2009


Often the simplest of design ideas have the biggest impact. The Monster Hand is a temporary graphic tattoo designed by Hector Seerano, and is sure to be popular with they tykes.

SMOG Milano

Claire Sullivan - Monday, August 17, 2009


The design collective known as SMOG Milano, always present an interesting array of objects at each years Satelite Salone. This year was no exception, my favourite piece is this handy little cup and saucer set.

For more of their work go here

Design Folio profile in The Christchurch Press

Claire Sullivan - Saturday, August 15, 2009




My old home town's daily newspaper The Christchurch Press, have done a feature on Design Folio in their latest issue of the At Home supplement. Cheers Christchurch Press!

Chicken Coup for the design savvy.

Claire Sullivan - Wednesday, August 12, 2009


With self-sufficiency being all the rage, you may as well house the chickens in a style that's suited to the rest of your design savvy abode.