Ribbon Wall

Japanese architects Ryuji Nakamura & associates recently installed their latest creation for  ‘CoSTUME NATIONAL‘ at the CNAC LAB in Tokyo, Japan. Within a bare white walled room, hung ribbons bow to the floor creating an optical illusion of a textured wall if you move from one side of the space to the other.  As you adjust to a chosen vantage […]

Metroplastique DEUX

Well, well, well, Metroplastique is the little train that could. Capitalizing on their strength in process art films..they are on the brink of going viral. We launched with a story on them and are proud they are getting so much attention, it is well deserved. Here is another piece by the team; Supakitch and Koralie […]


CRAIG BREWER is writer-director drawn to films with music as the underlining drive, while revealing the grit into a group or society. He is best known for his  break out hit Hustle and Flow, which he wrote while working at Barnes and Nobles and later directed. He lives in Memphis,Tennessee and lobbies for most of […]


THE ROW, a luxury apparel and accessories brand by Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen, was launched in 2007 with a simple mission to make the perfect luxurious T-shirt. Taking its name from the historic Savile Row, THE ROW’s aim is to offer an updated concept of bespoke tailoring to modern-day classics. Lets talk on the […]

Knot me Up

Jaclyn Mayer and Orly Genger have created a jewelry line OGJM primarily using various climbing ropes coated in tinted rubber. There commissions by VPL and Lela Rose are huge standouts. The line is inventive and provide the perfect juxtaposition when wearing something demure. The knotted necklace in coated white rubber is officially on our holiday […]

APRICOT/ Ben Briand

is a film released two years ago, like most “great” short independent films it was met with accolades with in the industry but little exposure on a mass level. Apricot will be a first of an ongoing series of short film features for Design Tonic. Ben Briand is a film maker with intense film integrity […]


Dynamic Blooms is a project by the duo, Luke White and Remi Weekes of “Tell No One.” The team experiments with film, breaking down process, while using movement and dance as inspiration. White and Weekes explain their work in a few words, “Think of this as an informal brainstorm.” The publication, Another Magazine commissioned the original […]

Eric Yeo / Spiral drawing

What do you say about something that must take extreme amount of patience and years of master doodling combined with fine art. Don’t you just want to see this illustrators fifth grade science notebook, (I am sure that this talent started young.) In a world were value is put on things that can be packaged […]

Mango s/s 2012

Thomas Wakeford s/s 2012


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