• Oblika Puzzle Doubles As Stylish 2D Construction Tiles

    Oblika Puzzle Doubles As Stylish 2D Construction Tiles

    Oblika is a simple jigsaw puzzle composed of a variety of geometric pieces that you assemble in its included frame to form a basic square. Take the various pieces out of the frame, however, and they turn into versatile construction tiles that you can use to fashion dozens of fun and creative two-dimensional shapes. Designed by Jonathan Dorthe, the tiles consist of various sizes of triangles, domes, four-sided shapes (squares, rectangles, parallelograms, and trapezoids), and curved tiles, allowing them to [...]

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  • ImageSnap Puts Your Photos On Ceramic Tiles

    ImageSnap Puts Your Photos On Ceramic Tiles

    You take lots of pictures.  And you post that voluminous amount of digital images to anywhere they’d let you — Flickr, Facebook, Picasa, Instagram and every other two-bit website with an upload button.  You also hang them all over your house, display on your desk at work and keep tons on your phone to show off when you’ve got someone trapped in an elevator going up 35 floors.  ImageSnap adds another way to let you enjoy those pictures: ceramic tiles. [...]

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  • Karim Rashid’s Alloy Decorative Metal Tiles Will Make Your Kitchen Look Like A Spaceship

    Karim Rashid’s Alloy Decorative Metal Tiles Will Make Your Kitchen Look Like A Spaceship

    Metal tiles are awesome.  Forget the waterproof and stain-proof qualities – it’s the fastest way to make any interior look modern and classy.  Karim Rashid’s collaboration with Australian company Alloy Design ups the ante, creating combinations that look downright futuristic. Touted to “change the face of metal tiles,” the collection consists of seven new designs (with names like Flux, Infinit, Karma, Kismet, Ninja, Kink and Ubiquity) that are based off recurring cells.    Dispatching of the traditional square patterns completely, the [...]

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