Dripbook Favorites – Diana Iris Baltazar

  Diana Iris Baltazar is UrbanLandfill’s type of people. A fantastic stylist with an eye for detail and an emotional knowledge of the dynamic relationship between a woman and her clothes, Baltazar has had her eyes on clothing and fashion since she was a toddler. Ms. Baltazar is a visual artist, with degrees in Visual…

UrbanLandfill x Loomstate [9 Questions]

UrbanLandfill loves Loomstate. So we were ecstatic when they agreed to a 9 question interview based on their Sandy relief work in relation to hard-hit costal communities and their continued commitment to sustainability. UrbanLandfill’s 9 Questions for Loomstate: Sandy Relief Super Storm Sandy caused devastation in at least four states, and hit especially hard waterfront communities…

Nudie Jeans S/S 2013 Lookbook

Here at UrbanLandfill, we have high standards for our denim. So we were excited to see our friends HYPEBEAST releasing the images for Nudie Jeans’ S/S 2013 Lookbook. Nudie Jeans is a Swedish company who works primarily in denim for men, although their loyal fan base includes women (such as here, at UrbanLandfill). Aside from…

Aesop Mouthwash

It’s a difficult thing, finding a mouthwash that doesn’t feel like you’re gargling acid. Aesop has solved that problem. The Australian skincare brand that has brought anti-oxidants into the mainstream of hygiene products is set to release an introduction into oral care – the mouthwash. Formulated for those who have sensitive mouths and/or just need…

Stella by Stella McCartney

Stella McCartney is that rare woman who not only knows to design for the female body, but also designs clothes women actually want to wear. Case in Point: Stella by Stella McCartney, the new, more affordable (but no less elegant) lingerie line.  The line, which includes five different types of bras, robes, and different patterns…

Xtreme KinematiX // Marin Myftiu

Marin Myftiu’s career is one worth watching. Take one look at the designer behind the Xtreme KinematiX, and you’ll see why. His portfolio showcases his interest in car design, along with his keen aptitude for aesthetics. The freelance designer and architect spares no artistic expense when it comes to designing this new generation electric roadster….

Gymnase Clapiers by MDR Architectes

UrbanLandfill loves architects who are efficient. Take the Gymnase Clapiers project as an example. Completed this year, the 900sqm facility in Montpellier, France is an elegant, streamlined structure that allows for efficiency of light, air, and energy, without losing any semblance of design. The building is simple – two long sports halls connected by an…

Stainless Steel Bangles from Cuyana

Cuyana, \ku-YAHN-uh\ – “to love.”  [Taken from the traditional language of the Andean tribes, Quechua.] Minimal design for jewelry seems to be a trend right now, but perhaps no company can marry the fine art of elegant minimalism with social responsibility as well as Cuyana. Founded by Karla Gallardo and Shilpa Shah, the company concentrates on the…

Sakina M’sa x Puma for Merci – Grip Bag

Sakina M’sa has partnered with Puma to create 100 limited edition Grip bags, made completely from worker’s overalls. The bag, which M’sa has explained to the press has an homage to French workers, will be released worldwide. Ten lucky bags, however, will find a home at Merci, a Paris concept store. Merci hosted a brunch…

Tesla Concept // E-Max Bike

Tesla has a reputation as one of the luxury companies to turn to for an electric vehicle.  Tesla, which enjoys high profile customers ranging from politicians to celebrities to CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, have some of the best models for speed, luxury, and efficiency on the road. So it’s no wonder why the cool…

Vivienne Westwood x Marie Claire [Save The Rainforest]

The legendary Vivienne Westwood wants you to pay attention to the rainforest. The veteran designer has recently teamed up with Marie Claire Magazine and the fair-trade company People Tree to design the t-shirt dress. The June 2011 issue of all 24 editions of Marie Claire magazine coincided with the product being put on the market,…

Porsche Makes Hybrid Supercars Sexy

You know becoming eco-friendly has hit the big time when Porsche gets in on the action. The German luxury sportscar brand unveiled it’s Porsche 918 Hybrid Supercar in March for the Geneva Auto Show. The car, which in its own right is a marvel, attracted a lot of attention, not just for the technical aspects,…