Overade foldable bike helmet

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By Gerry Mak in New Design on Saturday 11 February 2012

Designed by Patrick Jouffret of French design studion agency 360, this unisex bicycle helmet folds up into a compact shape small enough to fit in your purse or backpack, so you’re not left wondering what to do with it after you’ve locked up your bike.

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The Furtivo knife

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By Gerry Mak in New Products on Saturday 24 April 2010

The Furtivo pocket knife, designed by Ora-Ito (the designer behind the futuristic building on the cover of Air’s 10,000 Hz Legend) for French knife company Laguiole, looks like something Patrick Bateman from American Psycho would use on his well-dressed victims.

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Zeppelin Return

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By Snell in Architecture on Wednesday 25 June 2008

French design dynamo Jean-Marie Massaud has created a Manned Cloud. A cruise airship with a hotel for 40 passengers and 15 staff, Massaud worked with the Office National d’Etudes et de Recherche Aérospatiale in this proposal.

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