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Industrial Design

  • Wireless TMA-2 Headphones
    The desire for customisation grows as time passes; today, it can be seen as a contributor to particular individualities. This notion grants not only unique identities, but also efficient functionalities. Often, customisation means modularity when it comes to design. Using this duality, Copenhagen-based audio company AIAIAI envisioned their TMA-2 Headphone System, which relies on individual […]
    2016.12.03Nhat Vo
  • Lee West Objects
    Lee West Objects is a beautiful collaboration between British designer Lee West and the Carl Auböck workshop in Vienna, producing handmade luxury homewares. Created in harmony with the materials and techniques of the workshop, each object yields a distinct handcrafted result. The contemporary collection is produced in very small quantities to ensure high attention to […]
  • FreakishWatch
    Designed by Florence-based Sabrina Fossi Design, a studio focused on handcrafted homeware items, FreakishWatch is a stylish and lightweight watch with a very original design that the studio spoke to us about: The original idea was based on a simple principle: making an analogue clock which was as easy to read as a digital clock. Just […]
    2016.11.25Jorge San Luis
  • 003 Automatic Watch
    Meshable Watches is a contemporary and independent watch brand, based in the German city of Düsseldorf. The brand is currently running a Kickstarter campaign to produce its fantastic new watch series. The Meshable 003 Automatic is a battery-free, contemporary watch that is powered by your movement. It has been designed for men and women, and available in beautiful silver […]
    2016.11.11Jorge San Luis
  • Oak + Fort Home
    Oak + Fort, a minimal clothing store based in Canada, is adding a new line of home goods to their repertoire. The new collection draws inspiration from Oak + Fort’s driving fashion motto: that fashion should be uncomplicated and thoughtfully designed.  Oak + Fort Home is an elegant grouping of tabletop decor, dining ware, and office accessory products. […]
    2016.11.10Jillian Japka
  • MYKU
    In design, we have seen a merit of natural elements and the human touch. Often, the fusion comes in a larger scale, yet smaller products have made a notable presence in the industry, especially industrial design. MYKU watch brand, with a commitment to create intrinsic and timeless designs, uses stone and its natural characteristics to express the […]
    2016.11.05Nhat Vo
  • Air Aroma
    It’s amazing how vividly we are able to experience brand concepts from our own living room these days. Stunning images, delightful movies and bewitching brand stories are delivered right to our screens in seconds. But there is one sense not being stimulated in that context, a sense that goes right to our brains, touching our […]
    2016.10.31Jana Ahrens
  • Q1 Magazine Rack
    This simple and beautiful magazine rack that holds a copy of Minimalissimo Magazine Nº1 is part of Jonas Hansen‘s collection Q1 — a set of basic furniture and interior items made from laser-cut and powder-coated metal and recycled fibre wood or fibre cement sheets. The powder-coating displays an inimitable material character and thanks to the […]
  • Satellite
    Satellite by Quentin de Coster for the Van Den Weghe ITEMS collection, is a handsome and very well considered, illuminated sculptural beauty. The lamp was designed and produced in 2016, as part of the Van Den Weghe’s collection, where architects and designers are called upon to engage in an array of collaborations with their celebrated […]
  • Oblong Watch
    Recognising the importance of new endeavours and dynamics in the market, Minimalissimo features outstanding Kickstarters for products we believe are worthy of a closer look: Danish brand Bulbul is no stranger to sleek watches, as two previous iterations are already available to the public at large. As the famous Swiss precision is mixed with the […]
    2016.10.18Mateus Andrade
  • Flow Lamp
    Andreas Kowalewski’s Flow Lamp, manufactured by Normann Copenhagen, is a veritable nod to considered design. The original idea for the lamp arose out of a series of drawings, exploring the possibilities of a multi-directional table lamp that can be delivered flat-packed. The result is one of considered compartmentalisation and ease of design, to be easily […]
  • Simpl Watch
    Minimalism is mostly associated with European, Scandinavian, and Japanese designers. However, many rising brands in other parts of the world are proving to be major stakeholders in evolving and diversifying the field. Southeast Asian countries — notably Singapore and Thailand — have delivered some of the more refined minimal products that are affordable in recent […]
    2016.10.08Nhat Vo
  • Objest
    London based lifestyle brand Objest has a mission: create thoughtful, personal design without being too serious about it. The focus on high quality objects with a playful twist is what constitutes their name. Objest’s latest collection of wristwatches demonstrates that it is actually possible to take care of material honesty, simplicity and clarity while keeping […]
    2016.10.03Jana Ahrens
  • Tumbler Alarm Clock
    Norm Architects and Menu’s Tumbler Alarm Clock turns the tumultuous business of waking up, on its head. Literally. Through an internally concealed mechanism, once the alarm is activated and sounding, the snooze function can be engaged simply by turning the clock on its head. Designed by Norm Architects and manufactured by Menu, both are based […]
  • #12 Clock
    Three degrees of transparency: black, white, and transparent. One simple and familiar telling: time. Say hello to the minimal #12 Clock by Simone Cappellanti. Based in Rome, Italy, Simone Cappellanti is a multidisciplinary designer that has a focus on interior spatial design and its components. His recent portfolio addition — #12 Clock — is a luxurious and […]
    2016.09.24Nhat Vo
  • RIMA Table Lamp
    Here is a eureka moment many designers dream of: Observing a common household item triggers an insight to create an extraordinary design product. Designer Matthias Pinkert, relying on his talent and technique, observed the simple curtain and its ability to regulate the light quantity in a room — and thus, the premise for RIMA was […]
    2016.09.13Mateus Andrade
  • Whyd Speaker
    Quoting Aristotle and Leonardo da Vinci in a product’s design history is an ambitious statement, especially when referring to modern sound devices. But still, the team of Whyd did exactly that. And they chose the right quotes to make us understand why. Quality is not an act. It is a habit. — Aristotle Although I haven’t […]
    2016.09.12Jana Ahrens
  • Plume WiFi
    After the introduction of Apple’s iPhone 7, we can clearly see a pattern in the field of industrial design: innovative designs are giving way to reiterated ones that enhance and improve a user’s experience. Many may see this as a decline in creativity, but I will argue otherwise. Plume, a new Adaptive WiFi system, sets […]
    2016.09.10Nhat Vo
  • Wave Table
    BE Design’s Wave Table prototype helps manifest a series of clean imagined lines. Measuring 660mm x 380mm x 450mm, this acrylic beauty is inspired as a magazine rack, a table or however the user decides to best utilise its intriguing shape. In the words of the creators mouths themselves, the smooth shape of this piece […]
  • Dome Series
    Dome is the new unisex collection presented by the great Australian watchmakers AÃRK Collective, where the growth and maturation of the brand can be seen since its inception in 2013. Based on traditional timepiece construction with a contemporary take on the classic wristwatch, the Dome Series design embraces curvature that is exalted with rounded forms and […]
    2016.09.02Jorge San Luis
  • Primary Fluorescents: Cast Edition
    Os & Oos’ Primary Fluorescents: Cast Edition collection combines seemingly contrasting materiality with principal geometric elements. Primary, referring to the series of shapes utilised (circle, square and triangle) and Fluorescent, not from the neon-tubing, but from the fluorescent nature of the gasses that create light. The fusion of linear illuminated components, together with the aluminium […]
  • Tweezers
    Clemens Auer‘s manifesto states that he searches for the simple yet astonishing, and that is precisely what he achieves with his award-winning tweezers. The Austrian product designer drew inspiration from one of the human body’s archetypal gestures: thumb and index finger forming a pinching motion. As he states: It is a poetic and intuitive translation of […]
  • Line Collection
    A labour of love, the Line Collection timepiece sees a clear dedication of combining honest craftsmanship and meticulously deliberate design. Born from a place of an unidentified need, Glasgow-based Nomad founders Alan and Kelsey saw a want for a non-generic and purposed timepiece offering. Teaming up with celebrated London-based industrial designer Samuel Wilkinson, the vision of the […]
  • 15.0% Ice Cream Spoon
    Ode to Things continues on its quest to champion outstanding design pieces, this time around it’s 15.0% Ice Cream Spoon turn to stand in the spotlight. Designed by Naoki Terada, and manufactured by Japanese brand Lemnos, this simple appliance brings a hefty dose of class and functionality to what may be a bothersome experience. A […]
    2016.08.16Mateus Andrade