Playtype

PlaytypeCoveting those handmade concrete letters available in the Danish online shop, Playtype Concept Store. The concrete slabs were made in collaboration with Danish designer and architect Sigurd Larsen. Playtype is primarily a foundry and an online font shop promoting Danish type design. Their Concept Store shows their fonts in play on different product categories.

Images: Courtesy of Playtype Concept Store.

 

Hitomi Hosono

HitomiHosonoLondon-based ceramist, Hitomi Hosono, has studied porcelain work in both the Japanese and European traditions. Her current collection is inspired by leaves and flowers, of which, she says: “I find myself drawn to the intricacy of plants, examining the veins of a leaf, how its edges are shaped, the layering of a flower’s petals. I look, I touch, I draw.”

Images: Courtesy of Hitomi Hosono.

 

Note Design Studio

NoteDesignStudioThinking about purchasing the two Beetle posters created by Note Design Studio.  The Stockholm-based studio designed the posters for Danish company, Paper Collective, who offers a significant contribution of each poster purchased to the creator’s cause or charity. These particular designs support Greenpeace.

Also admiring their Teluria candelabra design shown on the bottom. The configuration represents the relative movement of the earth, moon and sun.

Images: Courtesy of Note Design Studio.