FoundersCard: CH reader exclusive with the elite membership card for entrepreneurs and innovators

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Advertorial Content: As a small business we know all about the challenges that come along with expenses and budgeting. Tools like FoundersCard, a membership service for entrepreneurs that helps smooth out these problems, play an important part in our day-to-day running of Cool Hunting: Cool Hunting Daily emails, our mobile…

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A Million Times by Humans Since 1982: 300 synchronized clocks complete an installation series on time from Stockholm’s strategic design group

A Million Times by Humans Since 1982

Next month, Humans since 1982 unveils its latest installation “A million times” at Design Days Dubai, which will incorporate 300 interconnected analog clocks working together to form a singular installation that measures almost 3.5 meters wide. Each clock contains a motor for the minute hand and one for the…

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Cool Hunting Video Rough Cut: HHI V7 Wayward: A spin around NYC on the latest custom creation from Phili-based motorcycle design and build shop

Cool Hunting Video Rough Cut: HHI V7 Wayward

Built to accomodate the daily commute or a bare bones cross country ride, the V7 Wayward from Hammarhead Industries is your minimalist’s dream motorcycle. Unveiled in late January of this year and based on the Moto Guzzi V7 Classic, the V7 Wayward is a loud, powerful mid-sized bike designed…

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Bras: Miniature brassieres make for elegant sculptures from Holly Laws

Bras

Holly Laws is known for incredibly detailed, undersized sculptures and often takes on articles of women’s clothing as her subject. Released yesterday for Valentine’s Day, Laws’ latest pieces are a pair of pink and black bras encased in glass jars and suspended from hooked stands. The enclosed icons are…

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Cool Hunting Videos Presents: Aether SF: A behind-the-scenes look at San Francisco’s newest and most unique retail space

Cool Hunting Videos Presents: Aether SF

As longtime fans of Aether’s sophisticated line of outerwear, we jumped at the chance to visit their first brick and mortar retail location. The recently opened San Francisco shop is uniquely constructed from three shipping containers, and is now home to an even more intriguing inventory system. To maximize…

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Barton Damer: Skateboarding, faith and Dalí influence the Dallas-based digital artist

Barton Damer

Barton Damer is a Dallas-based digital artist whose hyper-detailed and dizzyingly surreal work, with its up-to-the-minute pop culture sensibility, has garnered attention from companies as big as Nike, Facebook and Supra Footwear, and from musicians as diverse as rapper Lil Wayne, Owl City and Wolfmother. “It’s all over the…

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Headspace 2013: Open up your mind for the year ahead with an annual Nat Russell calendar

Headspace 2013

Just as another year of creative commitments kick into full swing, artist Nathaniel Russell delivers his annual thematic calendar for a bit of visual fodder while keeping track of time. Russell’s spirited subject for 2013 is “Headspace,” an illustrative homage to all of the cosmic notions filling up your…

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Maximo Riera Toad Sofa: A baroque bench with a massive amphibian rear rounds out the Animal Chair Collection

Maximo Riera Toad Sofa

As an artist, sculptor and photographer, Maximo Riera has used his eye and craft of creating dramatic works across disciplines in his most recent project, The Animal Chair Collection. The ever-growing series of biologically accurate animals covers mammals, reptiles and insects from the octopus and elephant to walrus and…

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Deko: Create your own abstract patterns with the swipe of a finger

Deko

You may never tire of turning on your iOS device to find a picture of your adorable puppy staring back at you, but if you’re interested in creating a less loquacious background try the new app, Deko. Programmed by designers Jaakko Tuomivaara and Johan Halin, whose experimental music app,…

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Cool Hunting Video Presents: Pins and Needles: Find your way to LA’s most interesting pinball arcade in our latest video

Cool Hunting Video Presents: Pins and Needles

In a large warehouse in Los Angeles, behind a massive rolling metal door, there is a room full of awesome pinball machines. A labor of love, Pins and Needles is a public arcade filled with privately owned pinball machines made available for everyone to enjoy by founder Molly Atkinson….

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