The Vegetal Screen DIVA is a wall-mounted garden for inside your home that accommodates up to 28 plants. Although the site says it’s patented I think it’s still in prototype mode. (via notcot) More
Tilted bowls with stories and graphics that reveal themselves as you eat, for sale over at Hidden Art (£18). More
Designed by London-based illustrator Kraggy. More
Siren Elise Wilhelmsen has designed a clock that literally knits time.
Every passing of a half hour is marked by the knitting of a mesh, a full day is registered as one round around the clock and a year results in a 2-m-long [6′ 5″] scarf. After one year they yarn has to be replaced with a new one and a new year can be knitted.
Elise has some other cool concepts. More
There’s been a virtual onslaught of innovative bookshelves this week, so I thought I’d do a quick recap of what I’ve seen. Colossal has not been immune to really great bookshelves.
Some clever new shelf concepts from Shay Carmon and Ben Klinger, of Israel-based Studio Ve. More info and images over at core77.
German designer Miriam Aust has devised a modular method of displaying old, unused books by creating boxed frames that scale to individual books. More
Dolce Press has teamed up with Divisionof/ to print this sweet glow-in-the-dark poster. Available in their shop. (via design work life) More
Man, these are just some badass socks. Head over to Stance and get some. More
A nice IKEA hack over at Toki Woki, with a helpful how to. More
This 2011 calendar is a promotional piece for Harald Geisler‘s typography studio in Frankfurt. The hundreds of keyboard keys are photographed row by row to decrease lens distortion and reproduce the keys at actual size. The resulting print will be about 2′ x 3’. Learn more over at his Kickstarter page where you can pledge some money and walk away with a print or three.
Great abstract piggy banks by Nendo. For sale on isetan. (via designboom) More
Designed back in 2001 by Ed Carpenter as part of his degree show at London’s Royal College of Art, the Pigeon Light finally went into production and is for sale at SCP. I’m gunna need about 40 of these. More