Limited edition toys by Brutherford Industries

Joshua Longo Reader Find

By Joshua Longo in New Products on Wednesday 22 February 2012

A graduate of industrial design and expert dog toy afficianado (Google ‘cuz dog toy’), Ryan Rutherford just released a new limited set of sweet toys introducing his new company, Brutherford Industries. With a strong DIY ethic he proudly makes all of the toys at his studio in New Jersey with the casting machinery he has […]

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Soft vinyl toys by Max Toy Co.

Jack Teagle Reader Find

By Jack Teagle in New Products on Wednesday 7 December 2011

I love the toys that come out of Max Toy Co. I’m a big fan of Tokusatsu and Super Sentai programs, and these toys have come out of a huge love for these things. They’re made in the same way a lot of Japanese soft vinyl toys are made, but some of the ideas Mark […]

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Hiroshi Yoshii

Deb Reader Find

By Deb in New Art on Saturday 16 July 2011

If you like toys, you’ll love the work of Hiroshi Yoshii, one of the most acclaimed digital artists in Japan. Alongside his 3D animation work, he makes amazing toys. They either put a huge smile on my face or crack me up. They are cute, wacky and clever. I love them.

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Hello Kitty Toy mash-ups

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Products on Tuesday 24 August 2010

These extraordinary Hello Kitty Toy mash-ups were done by Joseph Senior using the Stiletto Ninja-designed Hello Kitty Model Kit. Sweet!

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Mr Spray: a new Shepard Fairey vinyl figure

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By Zolton in New Art on Saturday 10 July 2010

Lost At E Minor contributor, and renowned street artist Shepard Fairey, has launched his first new limited edition vinyl figure in eleven years — Mr Spray — based on one of his 2004 street art creations which, in turn, was a spoof on the ‘advertising character design of the 1950s’.

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The Secret Life of Toys

Casper Johansson Reader Find

By Casper Johansson in New Photography on Thursday 20 May 2010

Argentinian photographer, Marker, has created a captivating photo series chronicling the (less than) Secret Life of Toys, all those mischievous things they get up to when our backs are turned.

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Tarman Zombie Toy

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Products on Monday 2 November 2009

The Tarman Zombie from the 80s classic slapstick horror movie Return of the Living Dead has risen again … as a toy! It doesn’t officially come out until March or April of next year, but you know this is going to sell like crazy. In the meantime, watch the movie if you haven’t. It’s fun […]

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The real Hello Kitty revealed

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By Zolton in New Design on Thursday 15 October 2009

Who said Hello Kitty wasn’t real? Well, as real as plastic can get, anyway. These Hello Kitty Anatomy toys have been designed by Dr. Romanelli and open a window to the inner workings of these iconic Japanese characters.

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