Tokyo G-Cans

Sorry my Japanese is a little rusty, otherwise I’d give us all a full translation of the site. However I do know these captivating photos are indeed of Tokyo’s G-Cans Project— an underground water draining system to help prevent the overflow of major waterways during the wet typhoon season. Just seeing the sheer size and design of this construction through these photos, which almost look …

Kid O NYC

If you read Daddytypes, you probably already know about Kid O, the modern design toy store. Inspired by modern learning theories, Lisa Mahar opened Kid O to offer products that encourage creativity, instill independence and a desire to accomplish, and help foster a sense of self. As a new mother, Lisa spent a lot of time researching different theories of learning and child development. As …

Emergency Cuff Links

Slide the 316 Wallet Essentials credit card sized, paper-thin piece of etched steel into your wallet right next to the platinum card, and never find yourself cuff link-less again. It’s not uncommon to forget or misplace little things like cuff links during a hectic preparation for a fancy night out, and these little sheets are an excellent solution. No they’re not as snazzy as the …