Posts tagged "Design"
Design Radar: Test Tube Chandelier

Design Radar: Test Tube Chandelier

Each week from here on out I'll be taking a look at an example of superior industrial design. First up we have a totally customizable test tube chandelier.
Miss Martha Wants to Prettify Your Walls With Vibrant Prints

Miss Martha Wants to Prettify Your Walls With Vibrant Prints

Karmaloop pal Martha Carl released her first set of prints on Etsy -- a bold and playful bunch that will surely add spirit to your home or office!
Dimepiece Designs: The Drug & the Dream

Dimepiece Designs: The Drug & the Dream

Dimepiece Designs presented their Spring 2012 collection at a unique installation titled The Drug & the Dream last month, which explores the concept of escapism through psychedelic imagery, colorful designs, and the brand's signature tongue-in-cheek graphics and slogans.
Splurge vs. Save: The High-Fashion Sneaker

Splurge vs. Save: The High-Fashion Sneaker

At the moment, Isabel Marant is the reigning designer of all things cool. Thanks to this chic Parisian label, sneakers are having a serious comeback. If you can’t splurge on these kicks, we offer amazingly affordable and practically identical pairs by Ash Shoes that you must check out!
Weekend Nail Inspiration

Weekend Nail Inspiration

Our intern Alice Chen tipped us off to her pal's nail art videos, and we are smitten with the elaborate designs. We particularly like this dripping nail tutorial, perfect for Halloween if you sub pink for red!
Osborn: Good Design for Good Deeds

Osborn: Good Design for Good Deeds

In a market increasingly inundated by "throw-away fashion" items from the likes of H&M and Forever21, it's nice to know there are still companies dedicated to quality product and integrity of process. Osborn offers hand made artisan shoes in a variety of adorable prints.
Stoyn Creates Deliciously Iconic Pop Culture Popsicles

Stoyn Creates Deliciously Iconic Pop Culture Popsicles

Tequila sunrise flavored Mario, or Blueberry & Licorice flavored Darth Vadar? Pick your poison.
Interview: Fumi Mini Nakamura

Interview: Fumi Mini Nakamura

Fumi Mini Nakamura is a NYC based illustrator and designer whohas collaborated with brands like Threadless, Nylon Magazine, and the Gap. We had a chance to catch up with Fumi to discuss her art, her inspiration, and digital vs. traditional mediums.
Ostrich Pocket Pillow For Lunch Break Nap Time

Ostrich Pocket Pillow For Lunch Break Nap Time

Ever wish that you could take a quick midday snooze to rejuvenate? So do we. Thank YOU, Studio Kawamura Ganjavian, for allowing ANYTIME to be nap time.
Black and WTF

Black and WTF

Happy Friday Chickadees! Looking to while away the last few work hours before your weekend truly begins? Check out Black and WTF, a tumblr devoted to the weirdest black and white snapshots of yesteryear.
Week in Review: More Decor Please

Week in Review: More Decor Please

As I sat in my teensy weensy studio apartment this morning, drinking strong Italian roast coffee to pull me out of my end-of-the-week daze, some posts on my Google reader pulled me into a strong apartment envy daze. See the roundup that got my wheels turning.
I Gotta Feeling...

I Gotta Feeling…

That these shades will be a BIG hit! Ok that was cheesy, but I couldn’t help myself… I’ve been going through boxes and boxes of hard to find, fly as hell vintage eyewear from our new brand, Vintage Eyewear. Take a cue from will.i.am., a huge advocate of sporting vintage shades — he’s been seen...

Behind The Scenes: Joyrich Fall/Winter

Stumbled upon this dope little sneak peek of Joyrich‘s F/W 2010 collection. Expect early 90s inspired with street influences, animal print, chains, and of course, a nice heavy dose of L.A. attitude. The design team is focusing on versatile pieces that can be styled numerous ways to encourage you ladies to have fun incorporating Joyrich in...

Last Call Kids!

The WeSC x Karmaloop T-Shirt Design Contest is drawing to a close! Designs must be submitted no later than THIS WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28! Don’t sleep on this one folks. To recap, the prize is a $500 gift certificate to Karmaloop and your design will be made into the official WeSC x Karmaloop tee. Not to mention, the...