Posts by Simon Martin

Simon is a Brooklyn-based industrial designer and Managing Editor of EVD Media. When he finds the time to design, his focus is on helping startups develop branding and design solutions to realize their product design vision. In addition to his work at Nike and various other clients, he is the main reason anything gets done at EvD Media. He once wrestled an Alaskan alligator buzzard to the ground with his bare hands… to rescue Josh.
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Behind the Design | Peter Bellerby of Bellerby & Co. Globemakers

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After searching for two years for a globe for his father’s 80th birthday present, Peter Bellerby was faced with gifting his father either a modern political globe (of the mass…

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American Inventor Alan Adler Tells the Stories Behind His Most Famous Inventions

4 days ago

After spending decades developing a flying ring that set the Guinness world record for the farthest thrown object when it was hurled 1,257 feet in 1985, you might think that…

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The Sensel Morph Brings Pressure-Sensitive, Multi-Touch Capabilities to Your Digital Devices

4 days ago

When you’re marketing your product as “the first pressure-sensitive, multi-touch input device that enables users to interact with the digital world like never before” in today’s age of portable Cintiq…

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Love Hultén Brings American Walnut and Mid-Century Style to Retro Gaming Devices

4 days ago

When it comes to drool-worthy retro gaming device customizations, Swedish designer, craftsman and innovator Love Hultén never fails to disappoint. Previously, Hultén has channeled his inspiration in early space travels,…

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Behind the Design | London Work Apron Maker Nigel Ruwende of Saint & Birchley

5 days ago

Love ’em or dislike ’em, it’s hard to argue that work aprons are one of the most unsung heroes in the workshop environment. Aside from keeping a worker clean from…

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Improbable Weapons | Film Supercut Highlights Everyday Objects Repurposed as Weapons

5 days ago

For the most part, everyday objects such as toothbrushes, spoons, hairdryers and hair combs are used exactly as they were designed for. Yet – thanks to a number of tv…

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Artist Remy Boiré Creates a 3D Printed Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Sculpture From Scratch

6 days ago

Between the launch of their new world headquarters in Boston’s Lovejoy Wharf back in May to the launch of their newly-redesigned Chuck Taylor All Star just last month (the first…

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Bending Light | A Closer Look Behind the Process of Bringing Handmade Neon Signs to Life

6 days ago

Like so many other great craftsmen who are operating at the top of their game, the story of how Andrew Hibbs got started bending neon light began at a young…

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How TB&O Created an Immersive Web Campaign for Specialized Bicycles Using KeyShot

6 days ago

As the fastest road bike on the planet with wicked-cool industrial design, the new Specialized S-Works Venge is also one of the most technologically advanced bikes ever made. Needless to…