An axe and a set of beautiful tools by British designer Kacper Hamilton for Swiss ski company Zai. The axe is made of carbon fibre and ash wood, and has an interchangeable head. The tools below were inspired by Japanese Higonokami folding knives.
Believe it or not Anna Haupt is wearing an invisible helmet in the above image. I know what you’re thinking and the answer is no, it’s not hidden in that touque she’s wearing. What started as an exam project turned into 10 million dollars of venture capital and 7 years of research for Anna and Terese Alstin. They were told it couldn’t be done. The end of this video gave me chills.
My first stop in Israel was Studio Kahn, in Jerusalem. Mey and Boaz Kahn got married while attending Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, and have been working together ever since. Their first project together was Fragile, a brilliant collection of ceramics you have to break in order for them to function.