urdesign magazine | design, architecture, technology and lifestyle - Part 2

House in the Landscape by Kropka Studio, Poland

Category: Houses Published on 19 Nov, 2014

To reflect local building tradition in a modern way the walls of this house in Poland by Kropka Studio are covered with gabion baskets filled with limestone.

New Balance Precious Metals 574

Category: Style Published on 19 Nov, 2014

The New Balance Precious Metals 574 is the latest and most shimmery 574. This women’s sneaker has a full synthetic leather upper that sparkles from every angle. Even the iconic “N” has a glittery finish.

Bluesmart the world’s first smart, connected carry-on suitcase

Category: Design Published on 19 Nov, 2014

GPS tracking and proximity alarms are just two of the tech features that offers the new Bluesmart smart carry-on suitcase.

Frame Store 2.0 in Amsterdam by i29 interior architects

Category: Architecture Published on 19 Nov, 2014

Following a successful run as a pop-up shop earlier this year, the award-winning Frame store has moved to its second location in Amsterdam.

Jury Cafe in Melbourne by Biasol: Design Studio

Category: Restaurant Published on 19 Nov, 2014

Jury Cafe is located within the bluestone walls of a Melbourne historical site: Pentridge Village – formerly Pentridge Prison, which was decommissioned in 1997.

2016 Toyota Mirai Hydrogen Fuel Cell Sedan

Category: Technology Published on 19 Nov, 2014

Toyota re-imagined the future of mobility with its new Toyota Mirai, a four-door, mid-size sedan with performance that fully competes with traditional internal combustion engines – but it uses no gasoline and emits nothing but water vapor.

Jellyfish Barge – floating agricultural greenhouse by Studiomobile

Category: Architecture Published on 18 Nov, 2014

Designed by the architects Antonio Girardi and Cristiana Favretto, Jellyfish Barge is a floating agricultural greenhouse producing food without consuming land, fresh water or energy.

All I Own House in Madrid by PKMN Architectures

Category: Houses Published on 18 Nov, 2014

“All I Own House is a project that materializes the interior of a house through its inhabitant’s personal belongings,” explain PKMN Architectures about their All I Own House, a small customizable house and studio for the graphic designer Yolanda R. Pila of ERREPILA Design Studio.

Missy Lui Nail Salon Melbourne by Sasufi

Category: Architecture Published on 18 Nov, 2014

Located on a busy street in Melbourne, Australia, Missy Lui by local firm Sasufi is a nail salon that believes beauty is not just skin-deep. By sourcing toxic free and natural products, Missy Lui offers a unique service in Melbourne which focuses on healthy and environmentally friendly nail caring.

One football Headquarters in Berlin by TKEZ

Category: Architecture Published on 17 Nov, 2014

Munich-based architecture firm TKEZ has recently designed this 1,400 smq office for Onefootball inside a former factory building in Berlin, Germany.