The Design Gift Shop Blog

Collapsible Blunt XS_Metro Umbrellas

With its compact format, the Blunt XS_Metro collapsible umbrella, like all Blunt umbrellas, stands up against the strongest winds. This is an umbrella to last as it won't end up in the bin after the first wind gusts. In wind-channel testing it withstands winds up to 120 km/h without bending due
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Log Bowls from the loyal loot Collective in Alberta, Canada

Fantastic LOG BOWLS now available at THE DESIGN GIFT SHOP!The Log Bowls from Canada combine the incomparable beauty of trees in their natural state with a high-gloss vibrant finish. Each bowl is handmade using only reclaimed trees of all varieties (fallen or cut down due to infrastruc
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Lexon – Inspirational Design

Lexon – Inspirational Design MAY 14, 2018 In recent years, interior and product design has increasingly moved away from the intricate and complex and further toward simplicity, what many believe to be the ultimate art of sophistication. From iPhones that are forever becoming sleeker and sm
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Concrete wall clocks and other objects

I admit I like concrete. Some say that concrete is ugly or brutal or that it looks cheap. This preconception dates back to the poor use of concrete in some badly designed buildings in the last century. They were widely criticised and the name brutalism quickly stuck. That there was also great concre
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