6.05.2008

product of the day: crinkle cups.



"the design equivalent of trashy chic."

$10 from Show.

11 comments:

karina said...

So simple and beautiful, it is incredible how some people can create beauty with nothing!

Karen said...

I am completely drawn to these cups...brilliant!

joanne said...

hmm, i wonder how often people would mistake those for trash... they're fantastic though :)

mado&co said...

i love this cup...for the coffee..extra! the same at home...

Paris said...

I can't tell if this is a sketch or real? Funny how something so simple can get one thinking!

I have tagged you!!!! Look on my blog for details xx

Sucker For Marketing said...

Awesome! Are they ceramic? I think I need 'em!

design for mankind. said...

Yes, they are ceramic! Aren't they lovely??? :)

design for mankind. said...

HA, good point, Joanne! :)

Lucky Lexi said...

we've had a couple of these for a few of years. I haven't thrown them out yet, but I have done a double-take a couple of times!

layersofmeaning said...

oh! these ar egreat!

design for mankind. said...

Ha, I'd need a double take, too Lexi!

welcome.

because beauty lies in the details of design. in the pencil shavings, in the blueberry waffles. the vintage dress, framed portrait, old postcard.

design is inevitable. celebrated. design for mankind.

6.05.2008

product of the day: crinkle cups.



"the design equivalent of trashy chic."

$10 from Show.

11 comments:

karina said...

So simple and beautiful, it is incredible how some people can create beauty with nothing!

Karen said...

I am completely drawn to these cups...brilliant!

joanne said...

hmm, i wonder how often people would mistake those for trash... they're fantastic though :)

mado&co said...

i love this cup...for the coffee..extra! the same at home...

Paris said...

I can't tell if this is a sketch or real? Funny how something so simple can get one thinking!

I have tagged you!!!! Look on my blog for details xx

Sucker For Marketing said...

Awesome! Are they ceramic? I think I need 'em!

design for mankind. said...

Yes, they are ceramic! Aren't they lovely??? :)

design for mankind. said...

HA, good point, Joanne! :)

Lucky Lexi said...

we've had a couple of these for a few of years. I haven't thrown them out yet, but I have done a double-take a couple of times!

layersofmeaning said...

oh! these ar egreat!

design for mankind. said...

Ha, I'd need a double take, too Lexi!