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T20 Bamboo Electric Scooter

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This T20 Bamboo Electric Scooter is a prototype by french designer Antoine Fritsch. The frame is made from bamboo that makesit lightweight and of course cool. It has a top speed of about 22mph, and a range of about 25 miles in one charge.
"the acceleration works similar to a scooter, employing manual power from the user to push the bike forward until it gets going, while a hybrid cork structure acts as a fusion between a seat and backrest for a comfortable ride"
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Boat One

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Foldboat ‘Boat 1′ is made from a single sheet of P.E. plastic and folds into an easy to carry pack measuring 1m,50 by 60cm; this allows it to be easy to store and transport.
Boat 1 is extremely accessible, easy to transport and very low maintenance. It is suitable for the city dweller or campers looking for a quick and easy boat.
Boat 2 does not fold into a transport pack and instead remains in a flat sheet of 2m50 x 1m50. Boat 2 is a simplified model of Boat 1 and can be put together in 2minutes alone using only 3 components.
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Stars in Epaulettes: Personalised Portraits

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George Dawe was an English portrait artist who painted 329 portraits of Russian generals active during Napoleon’s invasion of Russia for the Military Gallery of the Winter Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russia.

One talented artist using digital copies of these paintings as a basis for his own work which involves incorporating his friends, family and even some celebrities into the paintings using photoshop.
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Diego Stocco - Music From A Dry Cleaner

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Experimental musician Diego Stocco asked the owners of a local Dry Cleaner shop if he could record a piece of music by using their machines as musical instruments. He used a puff iron, press and dry cleaning machines, a washer, clothes hangers, and a bucket full of soap.

Sleepbox

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Originally conceptualized in 2009. Russian architects Arch Group have completed the first of their tiny hotel rooms for napping at airports. The Sleepbox unit at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport contains two beds and can be rented for between 30 minutes and several hours. Sleepbox, a personal, rentable, portable box with a bed and outlets to juice up your gadgets. It is constructed from ash-veneered MDF, although future units could instead be made from metal or glass-reinforced plastic. It is the perfect private rest stop for any airport, features include up to three beds, sockets for charging up gadgets, luggage storage space under the bed, LED-reading lamps, electric-driven blinds, Wi-Fi, safety deposit box and even a touchscreen TV. 
Available options include:
Matted film on windows with changing transparency
Mood lighting – LED lamps with changing light colors
Built-in media block (TV, touch-screen monitor)
Wi-Fi router
Alarm, intercom
Safe deposit box
Built-in payment station with magnetic keys
 
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Face Mug w Cookie Cubbie

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14 oz. capacity.
5"H x 3.5"Ø Ceramic.
$18 (cookies not included).

Price: $18   |   BUY

Billboard Swing

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Billboard Swing created by architect Didier Faustino.
Billboard and swings mix, steel ladder, steel lattice platform, protective nets on steel structure.
"Double Happiness responds to the society of materialism where individual desires seem to be prevailing over all. This nomad piece of urban furniture allows the reactivation of different public spaces and enables inhabitants to reappropriate fragments of their city. They will both escape and dominate public space through a game of equilibrium and desequilibrium. By playing this “risky” game, and testing their own limits, two persons can experience together a new perception of space and recover an awareness of the physical world."

2012 Audi A7 – Papercraft by Taras Lesko

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2012 Audi A7 – Papercraft by Taras Lesko.

Ferrari F430 with Leather Wrap

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Dartz FR has released a series of pictures showing a Ferrari F430 wrapped in a leather vinyl. Why?? Cool?

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USB drive with a vibrator fow women

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This is a flash drive vibrator on CKIE, which is basically a Kickstarter-like crowdfunding site started by the folks at Yanko Design. 
"We began with a shared vision: creating high quality, elegant vibrators for women. Because when it comes to the products currently on the market, even some of the better ones are over-the-top—the kind of thing you hide under your bed, feeling like a teenager with a dirty magazine. Instead, we imagined toys so beautiful and discreet that they could live in your purse or your vanity. We envisioned elegant, discreet, and sensual products—ones that invite you to touch and experience instead of hiding them away. Because if anything deserves good design, it's the things we bring to bed with us"
Now they're up to $50,000 from over 430 backers, You can still pitch in: a $75 donation secures you the basic 8GB Duet (which Crave says will retail for $139).
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POSES

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Women pose awkwardly in public as satire of fashion photography!

Genetic Portraits

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The Genetic Portraits project by photographer Ulric Colette. It looks at the resemblance between family members. Instead of showing the images side by side, he masterfully fused them into one.
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500 People in 100 Seconds!

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"500 people holding more than 1,500 (!!!) developed pictures all around Israel, creating a smooth music video within their hands."

Playing with Cars

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Korean Artist June Bum Park plays god, who makes people and things being manipulated by giant hands.
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Say Something Nice

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The lectern was placed in public spaces around New York and then left alone. We wanted to see what would happen if New Yorkers were given the opportunity to amplify their voices to "say something nice." This project was produced by Improv Everywhere as part of the Guggenheim Museum exhibition stillspotting nyc.