Product, Industrial, Home Design Blog | Smith Journal

The Museum of Kitsch Technology

Saturday November 28, 2015

These zany gadgets from yesteryear are making us nostalgic for things we never knew existed.

We asked bike designer Pablo Chappelli what makes the perfect bike – and he gave us a $300 voucher to give away.

Playing Holo-Chess

Monday November 23, 2015

Someone has finally built a playable replica of the holo-chess game from Star Wars. The world is now a better place.

Clae Shoes (giveaway)

Friday November 20, 2015

CLAE have been causing a stir in the men’s footwear world for a while now. Their latest offering continues in their style bending tradition – and we've got some to give away.

Wooden Pinhole Cameras

Wednesday November 11, 2015

The Slovenian brothers behind ONDU make old-fashioned, fit-in-your-pocket pinhole cameras out of wood.

Animal Stormtrooper Helmets

Tuesday November 10, 2015

Designer Blank William imagines what a more species-diverse Star Wars galaxy might look like by designing stormtroopers helmets for animals.

Musical Maps

Friday November 06, 2015

This poster charts the history of electronic music like it's one big, beautiful-to-look-at circuit board.

Looking for some stationery worthy of your doodles? Scratch & Jotter's range of writing materials is about as good as it gets – and we've got some to give away.

The Cardboard Bike

Saturday October 31, 2015

Come next rubbish day, you might want to hang onto those old cardboard boxes. You could be throwing out your next bike.

How to Design a Book Cover

Tuesday October 27, 2015

You’re not supposed to judge a book by its cover, but Peter Mendelsund’s are so good we can’t help it. The expert designer shows us how it’s done in this online course.

Page 1 of 37