Do you know where Arial was created? Or what year Paul Renner designed Futura? How about who designed Bembo? No? No? No? And you call yourself a typography freak.
If you read our site regularly, you know there are two ways to our heart: modern design and furry animals. It's only natural, then, that anything that combines the two makes us so giddy we could punch ourselves. Case in point: Chico, a shop in Japan for minimalist doggies.
Liquid hand soap is a sustainability no-no: Not only is the water therein wastefully used, but it's also pointlessly being shipped around the world, burning fossil fuels. Then again, soap bars are slimy and icky! Well, student designer Nathalie Stämpfli has you covered: her clever soap dispensers work just like the pumpable liquid versions, but they use solid bars instead.
So you want to be a modern-day Rich Uncle Pennybags and convince your friends you've got better taste than Ronald Lauder and Karl Lagerfeld combined. Do we have the book for you!
How many times have you told yourself (especially when you're up at 2 a.m. on a Sunday night): "Eh, it's just sleep." Is it just sleep, though? What happens to your health when you're not sleeping enough?