Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The $24 Million Dollar Glass Pavilion House

Located in Montecito, California, the incredible modern-architectural-masterpiece, the Glass Pavilion House designed by Steve Hermann Design is drop-dead gorgeous... priced at $24-million and worth every-penny, it resembles more of an art gallery/museum. It is truly unimaginable that people actually live there...! 
-Check out more pics and watch video tour below: 

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

11 Beauty Product Package Designs.

Beautiful and creative package designs and Beauty products come hand-in-hand... This is a perfect example of keeping the consumer in mind when designing a product. After all, when your out shopping for a product to make you feel and look more attractive... it only makes sense to not only have the package design catch your eye, but also to creatively communicate the products brand and contents... 
-Check 'em out below:  

Monday, February 27, 2017

5 Incredible Microscopic Sculptures!

These are amazing micro-sculptures by artist Willard Wigan. Unlike other artists that use clay or work with heavy steal, Wigan's work is so tiny they can sit on the end of a needle... Incredible! 
See more below: 

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Toothbrush / Toothpaste Mash-Up... finally!

Its about time, huh? 
The Twist&Brush is a toothbrush design that stores the toothpaste within its handle accompanied with a replaceable brush head.  

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

10 Cartoons done Realistically

Ok, here's a weird thought for your Friday.... 
what if the cartoons we remembered were re-envisioned realistically...?

Below are  10 examples that do just that. One word - CREEPY.  

Monday, February 20, 2017

Water Balloon to the Face

....Thought this was pretty awesome.

via timewarp

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Yes, We Have Been Silent For a While... Our Facebook Page Has Not :)

In case you didn't notice, we haven't been posting on DesignJunky for a while... 

Don't worry, we'll get back on it very soon. Until then, we have been actively keeping up with our Facebook posts, so don't forget to check it out and follow us. 

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Don't forget to join the LAOROSA community on Facebook where you can catch up on additional posts for design/gadgets/tech and the random WTF pics to brighten up the day. 

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Monday, January 30, 2017

Beer and Shot in One...!

Not only are these glasses a for-sure conversation starter, they also cut your dishwashing in half...!
Although a clever idea, it kinda makes drinking a chaser beer 'right' after the shot a little problematic since they are attached. The Shot in the Pint drinking glasses will set you back $20 for a pair and will make a perfect stocking stuffer...

via homewetbar

Coat Hook Cubby...

I'm sure we all have a spot to throw our keys and jacket at the end of the day when we come home, whether it's a key hook, end table or that special spot on the floor... 

Sunday, January 29, 2017

....Vintage Website Ads.

The Brazilian Ad agency Moma Moma created these vintage ads for current popular websites such as Facebook, Skype, YouTube and Twitter

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wood Flooring Made From Recycled Wine

This is a great idea for those of you that have a pile of extra wine barrels laying around... You can create a unique hardwood floor in your home to show and prove to your friends how much you like to booze it up....
...Don't have the wine barrels? Don't worry, Fontenay Woods is offering this service already, along with countertops and furniture all made from recycled wine barrels. (sans bung-hole)...

via inhabitat

Thursday, January 19, 2017

10 Inspiring Nike Ads and Posters

When it comes to a top name-brand athletic shoe, Nike is on the top of most everybody's list... Founded in 1964 by Bill Bowerman and Philip Knight, the footwear giant started off under the name 'Blue Ribbon Sports'. It wasn't until 1978 when they adopted and kept the name Nike, Inc.
With a quality top-notch shoe comes superb branding and outstanding marketing. The following images are some Nike ads for your inspiration... 

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

UK Apartment sold for $221 Million USD.

This may be 'old' news for some of you, but I thought it was worth re-posting... 
Below are a few photos, a video walk-through and the floorplan of an apartment in the UK that sold for $221 million back in 2007, that's aproximately $9,500 a square foot...! The anonymous Ukranian paid for the penthouse in cash through an offshore trust... must be nice, huh? 

Banana Sculptures are 'Driving me Bananas...!'

You'll never look at a banana the same ever again... 
I guess this makes sense, bananas texture and form resemble similar characteristics to sculpting clay, so why not carve away at your banana to create works of art...! 

Monday, January 16, 2017

VOTD: 'I Have A Dream...' Martin Luther King Jr. (fullvideo)

Happy MLK Day...!!! 

And as a tribute to the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., we attached the 'full-video' of his famous "I Have A Dream..." speech that made history on August 23rd, 1963.

Watch the video in its entirely below: 

Sunday, January 15, 2017


Designed by Wiel Arets Archeticts, the H House located in Maastricht, Netherlands beautifully merges contemporary-modern design with a residential loft... 

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Introducing 'Amazon Go': The Future of Automated Brick and Mortar Stores (video)

Amazon has introduced Amazon Go, their first of many planned brick and mortar stores that aims to make shopping easier and faster by eliminating checkout lanes, cashiers and even the need to carry cash or credit cards...
Check out the intro video of this new concept below:

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Amazing Etcha-Sketch Drawings (video)

I don't know about you, but I can draw some pretty sweet Stairs on the Etcha-Sketch....
Check out these amazing drawing by GV Artwork done entirely with only an Etcha-Sketch...! Below is a time lapse video of a drawing that took over 100 hours and one he considers to be his best... 

$499 Rubber Band Gatling Gun.

Yup, you read correctly...four hundred ninety-nine dollars....!!!