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Seen the wicked graphic design for Logos that float in midair? Or the interior design of some of the Beautiful Libraries of the world? No? After seeing Back To The Future, have you always dreamed of climbing into a new and cool DeLorean design and speeding through time? Well, if you have, you now can. Through words and images at least. Dream on, our designer friends.

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Cool bike concept lets you go cycling and skiing at the same time

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Monday 9 February 2015

If a pair of skis and a bike had a child together, it would probably be the ‘Sno Bike’. Created by Venn Industrial Design Consultancy, the concept bike features enhancements that let it flourish in winter environments.

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Wallets and pockets that scream ‘Danger – Keep Out!’

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By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Saturday 7 February 2015

Paying tribute to the ubiquitous ‘DANGER – KEEP OUT!’ signs that pepper the streets of Singapore, local designer Larry Peh came up with this cool capsule collection.

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An office in Amsterdam is made entirely of cardboard

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By Rachel Oakley in Architecture, New Design on Saturday 7 February 2015

Nobody spill coffee. Nobody make any sudden movements. And for crying out loud, nobody light up. Ever. Even if this is Amsterdam. Because what you’re looking at is office space made out of cardboard. Yes, actual cardboard.

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The popcorn monsoon will pop those kernels Willy Wonka-style

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By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Friday 6 February 2015

If you had a choice between making popcorn in the microwave or popping it in the Popcorn Monsoon, you’d be crazy if you picked the microwave. Joele Carlier created this fun and quirky design for popping kernels, after taking inspiration from Willy Wonka’s quote ‘Come with me, and you’ll be in a world of pure imagination’.

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Hipster Lego people were created just for Copenhagen fashion week

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By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Thursday 5 February 2015

At the request of The Guardian, and to mark the start of Copenhagen fashion week, Lego created a totes amazeballs line of hipster Lego characters.

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Sporty egg molds turn your eggs into golf, tennis, or soccer balls

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Tuesday 3 February 2015

Now you have a legitimate reason to play with your food! These sporty egg molds designed by Avichai Tadmor will turn your eggs into golf, tennis, or soccer balls. Using them is simple: boil an egg, remove the hard-boiled egg from its shell and put it in the mold, submerge the mold in cold water.

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Fun products that are unexpectedly versatile: The Black + Blum Hot-Pot BBQ… a herb grower that also functions as a barbecue

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By Rachel Oakley in New Design, New Food and Packaging on Friday 30 January 2015

If you’ve always wanted a herb garden that did more than just sprout rosemary and sage, you’re going to love the Black + Blum Hot-Pot BBQ. This award-winning people-pleaser might look like a herb garden at first glance, but there’s a secret this herb garden is hiding. Underneath the pot’s top you’ll find a fully functioning BBQ griller.

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Condoms disguised as pizza boxes combine all your guilty pleasures in one package

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Thursday 29 January 2015

In an episode of F.R.I.E.N.D.S., Joey had a famous dilemma about giving up either food or sex. Worry no more, Joey, you can have both. Sort of. Russian designer Marina Malygina has come up with a packaging design that puts both guilty pleasures in one package for your package (Get it? Get it?) The concept involves disguising a box of condoms into a miniature box of pizza.

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NASA gets us ready for space travel to newfound alien planets

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By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Wednesday 28 January 2015

In a wonderfully geeky move, NASA has been releasing some vintage-inspired scifi travel posters from the fictitious Exoplanet Travel Bureau for newfound planets such as Kepler-16b (which, as they note, orbits a pair of stars like Tatooine in Star Wars), HD 40307g (dubbed a ‘Super Earth’ for its gravitational pull) and Kepler-186f (the Earth-size planet with red wavelength […]

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It’s 2015, and nuns just wanna have fun… on your calendar

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By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Wednesday 28 January 2015

If you’re one of these folks who don’t like a calendar and most certainly haven’t got one for 2015, the Nuns Having Fun calendar might change your mind. Whether they are at the carnival, jumping rope, on Vespas or playing the guitar, the joy on their faces is unmistakable.

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Fun products that are unexpectedly versatile: Lightman: a night light, reading light, bike light, flash light all in one

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By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Tuesday 27 January 2015

Since the smartphone was created, few people have had to carry around a flashlight for emergencies. Now, even when plumbers and electricians are called in for a job, they’re using their smartphones. But what if there was a gadget that replaced the traditional torch and worked better than your smartphone’s flashlight? Well, I’ve found it.

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Canada’s new passport looks like a party when you put it under UV light

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Monday 26 January 2015

That’s a mighty beautiful passport to whip out at a rave, eh? Released back in mid-2013, the new Canadian passport might look ordinary at first glance, but once you place it under a UV light, its pages suddenly turn into a party of colors and hidden images!

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This Loch Ness Monster ladle will cause a stir every time you make soup

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Saturday 24 January 2015

Finally, we have confirmed sighting of the Loch Ness Monster… in your soup! This is the adorable ‘Nessie’ ladle, it’s designed to look like the mythical creature from Scotland. This one, however, is a lot more useful in kitchen duties.

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A discarded Boeing wingtip is repurposed into a beautiful, futuristic desk

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Friday 23 January 2015

If having a 747’s jet engine for a desk doesn’t suit your style, maybe you’d like to try its wing instead? French design studio ‘Les Ateliers Flown’ took a discarded 737-800 model wingtip and repurposed it into a sexy, futuristic desk.

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Fun Products that are unexpectedly Versatile: Porthole Hat Bag, a hat that can also be used as a shopping bag

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By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Thursday 22 January 2015

A hat has one use, right? Protecting your head. Or, keeping you stylish. Maybe both, so in that case a hat has just two uses. Right? Wrong! If you’ve never come across the Porthole Hat Bag before, you’re in for a huge surprise.

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