Are we getting one step closer to having the beloved Volkswagen Microbus back in production? All signs point in the right direction, with VW CEO Herbert Diess' recent statements. “Emotional cars are very important for the brand,” he shared. “We are selling loads of Beetles still, particularly in US markets. But we will also have the Microbus that we showed, which we have recently decided we will build.
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For many years, free libraries have brought communities together through the act of sharing books.
With the strong belief that “ideas, insight and inspiration” are key to creative business, advertising agency Ogilvy incorporates an artistic edge...
In 2012, Matt Might, a professor of computer science at the University of Utah, created The Illustrated Guide to the Ph.D. This clever data visualization has helped him explain what a Ph.D. is to his incoming doctoral student each year since. The clear, simple, and effective design will ring true for anyone who has gone through the Ph.D. process, and will provide clarity for anyone thinking about taking the plunge.
Fashion is at its best when it’s both fun and functional.
If you’re now experiencing scorching summer temperatures, it's a safe bet you've packed away your boots and opted for something a...
Japanese design is lauded for the beauty it finds in simplicity. Often, we describe it with words like minimalist, elegant, and subtle, with objects that fool our eyes; something could weigh a ton but still be seen as airy and light. This isn’t a coincidence; Japanese aesthetics are rooted in ancient ideals that act as guidelines for how they look and feel. Some of the principles guiding Japanese design are wabi-sabi, miyabi, shibui, iki, and yūgen.
IKEA is known for its stylish-yet-inexpensive furniture that comes with (seemingly) simple directions that anyone can follow.
Marie Gardeski and David Birkey of Imaginary Animal have created a set of novelty soap that can best be described...
When you’re headed to the beach, you’re probably packing a pair of flip flops. They’re seemingly made for the sand, but not everyone is crazy about this summer staple. If you’re someone that wants to avoid these types of sandals but still protect your soles, Nakefit has a solution for you. The Italian brand has created hypoallergenic sticky feet pads that you roll onto the bottom of your feet.
Art history enthusiast and talented designer Alexey Kondakov creates composites that blend classical paintings with contemporary settings.
As urban bike shares grow increasingly popular, more cyclists are hitting the streets.