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#Design

# design - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Justin Timberlake launches home decor site
# Timbercribs
From The Daily Edge
# Timbercribs

Justin Timberlake launches home decor site

Jun 27th 2012, 2:40 PM 3,340 Views 3 Comments

The site gives users a mini quiz to determine their taste and presents them with a customised profile.

# design - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Irishman designs jeans made from... beer bottles
# Jean Genie
# Jean Genie

Irishman designs jeans made from... beer bottles

Jun 24th 2012, 8:15 AM 10,392 Views 17 Comments

Entrepreneur Peter Heron is making waves in New York with clothing made from part-recycled materials – and looking to the internet to give punters a vested interest in the company.

# design - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Apple designer Jonathan Ive to receive knighthood today
# IKnight
# IKnight

Apple designer Jonathan Ive to receive knighthood today

May 23rd 2012, 10:33 AM 2,740 Views 14 Comments

The British designer behind the iMac, the iPhone and the iPad will be knighted at Buckingham Palace later today.

# design - Monday 21 May, 2012

In pictures: The Chelsea Flower Show
# Chelsea Flower Show
From The Daily Edge
# Chelsea Flower Show

In pictures: The Chelsea Flower Show

May 21st 2012, 5:30 PM 4,812 Views 3 Comments

Former prizewinner Diarmuid Gavin returns to the prestigious show with a pyramid-shaped garden.

# design - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Are you 'shovel ready'? 11 bits of jargon you didn't want to know
# Buzzwords
# Buzzwords

Are you 'shovel ready'? 11 bits of jargon you didn't want to know

May 20th 2012, 9:15 AM 7,891 Views 20 Comments

Going on a “client journey”? Looking for the “USP? Planning a “mind share”? Then you’ll know what all this lot are on about…

# design - Monday 23 April, 2012

Adobe to launch new software suite for designers
# Adobe
# Adobe

Adobe to launch new software suite for designers

Apr 23rd 2012, 8:26 PM 5,018 Views 29 Comments

CS6 includes Photoshop, Illustrator and other programmes for designers and Web developers.

# design - Saturday 21 April, 2012

New Robot of the Day Video
# Robot Sphere
From The Daily Edge
# Robot Sphere

New Robot of the Day Video

Apr 21st 2012, 7:45 AM 2,462 Views 2 Comments

Italian designers have developed a robot that moves in all directions – on ‘spheres’.

# design - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Ghost estates brought to book in post-Tiger exhibition
# Prettyvacant
# Prettyvacant

Ghost estates brought to book in post-Tiger exhibition

Mar 15th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,536 Views 5 Comments

Art initiative PrettyvacanT Dublin is repurposing empty spaces for cultural purposes – its latest show responds to “post-Crash Ireland”.

# design - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

These coffins might cheer you up
# Designs On Death
From The Daily Edge
# Designs On Death

These coffins might cheer you up

Jan 24th 2012, 1:45 PM 4,898 Views 7 Comments

Show in London displays burial caskets which put a twist on the final departure.

# design - Saturday 14 January, 2012

TED2012: The ideas you should hear this year
# Inspiration
# Inspiration

TED2012: The ideas you should hear this year

Jan 14th 2012, 9:20 AM 5,579 Views 13 Comments

How social media is making us emotionally lazy, why humans are born optimists and one man who has probably made you cry: the inspiring talks to expect from non-profit group TED this year.

# design - Friday 2 December, 2011

Kerry star leaks new jersey design on Twitter
# New Look
From The42
# New Look

Kerry star leaks new jersey design on Twitter

Dec 2nd 2011, 11:36 AM 1,663 Views 0 Comments

Killian Young gave his Twitter followers – and the rest – a sneak peak of the new Kerry jersey last night.

# design - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Meet the Irishman becoming the hottest furniture designer in world
# Hot Design
# Hot Design

Meet the Irishman becoming the hottest furniture designer in world

Nov 19th 2011, 10:15 AM 11,229 Views 18 Comments

Joseph Walsh is only 31 but his work is being sought after by international collectors and museums – and going on display in Dublin.

# design - Monday 14 November, 2011

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...
# Birdhouse
From The Daily Edge
# Birdhouse

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...

Nov 14th 2011, 2:47 PM 4,195 Views 44 Comments

Enterprising designer finds new use for old election posters – he builds a little birdhouse with them…

# design - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Dublin loses out in bid for World Design Capital
# World Design Capital
From The Daily Edge
# World Design Capital

Dublin loses out in bid for World Design Capital

Oct 26th 2011, 2:05 PM 992 Views 18 Comments

Cape Town will be the World Design Capital in 2014, overcoming the challenge of Dublin and of Bilbao in Spain.

Why do we need a President? Oh, here's why...
# Race For The Áras
From The Daily Edge
# Race For The Áras

Why do we need a President? Oh, here's why...

Oct 26th 2011, 11:15 AM 2,087 Views 6 Comments

…according to this charming animation/illustration by student Grace Margetson. NOTE: There’s a plug for Mary Davis in it.

# design - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Dublin shortlisted for World Design Capital status in 2014
# World Design Capital
# World Design Capital

Dublin shortlisted for World Design Capital status in 2014

Jun 21st 2011, 7:20 PM 1,539 Views 38 Comments

Dublin is one of the last three cities in the running for the prestigious status, alongside Bilbao and Cape Town.

# design - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

Three jailed in China over iPad leaks
# IPad2
# IPad2

Three jailed in China over iPad leaks

Jun 15th 2011, 9:14 PM 450 Views 9 Comments

The design of the iPad2 was stolen from the factory where it’s made late last year and counterfeits were sold in advance of the launch of the latest version of the Apple gadget.

# design - Monday 13 June, 2011

Dublin in the running to be World Design Capital for 2014
# Dublin
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin

Dublin in the running to be World Design Capital for 2014

Jun 13th 2011, 9:14 PM 917 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s capital city hopes to beat off competition from 53 other cities around the world.

Gallery: Nominations for Irish Architecture Awards revealed
# Architecture
From The Daily Edge
# Architecture

Gallery: Nominations for Irish Architecture Awards revealed

Jun 13th 2011, 2:14 PM 4,609 Views 0 Comments

Check out some of the 38 projects shortlisted for the RIAI awards, ranging from imaginative home extensions to huge projects which re-shape the skyline.

# design - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

ESB picks architects for new HQ design - but will it actually go ahead?
# Esb Hq
# Esb Hq

ESB picks architects for new HQ design - but will it actually go ahead?

Apr 27th 2011, 6:01 PM 3,043 Views 0 Comments

Redevelopment itself not given the green light yet but planning application to be put in progress for site in Georgian Dublin.

# design - Friday 15 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
Live Apr 15th 2011, 8:16 PM

The Daily Fix: Friday

Gallery: The future of skyscrapers From The Daily Edge
Live Apr 15th 2011, 7:55 PM

Gallery: The future of skyscrapers

The week in photos
Live Apr 15th 2011, 6:17 PM

The week in photos

# design - Tuesday 1 February, 2011

Top designers name most influential books
# Literature
From The Daily Edge
# Literature

Top designers name most influential books

Feb 1st 2011, 3:41 PM 839 Views 0 Comments

Some of the world’s leading creatives disclose the works of literature that have influenced them throughout their careers.

# design - Tuesday 12 October, 2010

Gap ditches logo redesign after online backlash
# GAP
From The Daily Edge
# GAP

Gap ditches logo redesign after online backlash

Oct 12th 2010, 12:26 PM 197 Views 0 Comments

The clothes retailer abandons plans to rebrand after Facebook and Twitter are stormed with negative feedback.