Mirror Point Cottage by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here This 80 foot long, 1700 square foot elevated Mirror Point Cottage by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects is a vacation home for a Nova Scotia fisherman’s daughter, her Dutch husband, and their two young children, on a lake near Annapolis Royal. Mirror Point … [Read More...]

The Kenny Scharf Dior Pop-Up Store

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here There’s a new Pop-Up Dior store at Holt Renfrew, Vancouver’s Skybridge that was created in collaboration with American Artist Kenny Scharf to promote Dior’s Fall 2021 Men’s Collection. Kenny Scharf Dior Pop-Up Store From May 7- 30… [Read More...]

The 2021 BRIT Awards Winners and Red Carpet Pics

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here One of the first major in-person UK events since the pandemic, The 2021 Brit Awards red carpet featured the fun, flirtatious and fashionable. We’ve got a look at all of the winners and some of the most head-turning … [Read More...]

The Mud House Once Owned By Steve Martin

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here The Mud House by Roland Coate Jr. This semi-subterranean, poured concrete home constructed in 1974 in Santa Barbara, CA was one of the few homes built by Roland Coate, Jr. whose father, Roland Eli Coate, Sr., was a much better … [Read More...]

Dresses Made of Vintage Books and Comics Expose Stereotypes

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here New York based artist Donna Rosenthal deconstructs old comic books, cookbooks, magazines, romance novels and more only to reconstruct them as dresses embellished with hand embroidery, lace and beading. By combining the content of the materials with pithy text on … [Read More...]

Fresh Baked Pizza From A Vending Machine Debuts in Italy

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here Fresh baked pizza from a vending machine? That’s right, Mr.Go Pizza is vending machine that offers four different made-to-order pizzas, made with fresh ingredients, in under 3 minutes. The machine kneads and tops the dough and customers … [Read More...]

Meet The 9 Finalists for the 2021 LVMH Prize

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here The 2021 coveted distinction for young fashion designers, The LVMH Prize, has narrowed it down to 9 finalists. These 9 were chosen from twenty young designers selected among the 1,900 global candidates who presented their collections on the digital platform lvmhprize.com. The committee … [Read More...]

Baroque Portraits + Candy Wrappers = The Product Project Placement

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here London-based artist and designer Toby Holmes of the UK’s Little Fish Design explores the connection between Art and Advertising by digitally melding classic painted portraits with candy wrappers and popular snack packaging in his Product Placement Project. Product … [Read More...]

Moschino Sneakers For Those Addicted To Bubble Wrap!

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here Moschino‘s Double Bubble sneakers have a textured shell of what looks exactly like bubble wrap (technically called the pluriball effect). The fun shoes are available in white or black and made for both women and men. Double Bubble Sneakers … [Read More...]

Backgammon Baby Brings A Hip Aesthetic To The Board Game

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here Erica Anenberg, the founder of Backgammon Baby board games, is no stranger to design. Before embarking on creating cool backgammon sets, she designed jewelry, handbags, stained glass windows for LA’s Kabbalah Center Synagogue, a 16-foot ice bar for the … [Read More...]

Ivana Zivic Rooms of Water

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here Artist Ivana Zivic Rooms of Water paintings are a series of artworks which blend realism, fantasy and montage to result in surreal pieces that depict clothed human figures submerged underwater. Only they are not in lakes, pools or oceans but … [Read More...]

Zillow Enters Storytelling With The Journey

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here Like a real-life version of Sendak‘s Where The Wild Things Are, the latest advertisement from real estate company Zillow, The Journey, is a 90 second long adventure told from a child’s point of view complete with lovable monsters. … [Read More...]

MEC Pool Mosaics Make Swimming Splashier.

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here So you’ve seen swimming pool mosaics before. Perhaps a dolphin, a sea turtle or a family of seahorses? Maybe it was a giant fleur de lis or some other element designed to add a regal touch. But if you’… [Read More...]

Gorjue Lipsticks: Food Inspired Makeup and Miniatures in One.

This original post is from if it’s hip, it’s here Hungry for a good beauty product? The brainchild of a NY-based Mother Daughter duo, Gorjue lipsticks will satisfy your appetite for makeup, food and all things creative in one adorable and affordable package. The seriously good looking palette of … [Read More...]