Wooden Beer Cap Maps

AlexDesign, Inspirations

Jesse Darley has designed Beer Cap Maps, a brilliant series of laser-cut plywood maps filled with holes that allow people to display bottle caps from the location of the beer’s brewery in the Continental United States–and soon, the world. It’s … Read More

Contemporary Wooden Valley House by Plan Bureau

AlexArchitecture

Valley House is a contemporary wooden cabin designed by Plan Bureau and located in Dalomity, Italy. Kostiantyn Kuvika, the principal architect of the project, was inspired by the natural asymmetry of the mountains while creating the Valley House concept. Unique … Read More

How Made Japanese Kokeshi Doll

AlexArt, Video

Kokeshi dolls these traditional wooden figurines were said to have been originally made as souvenirs to sell to people visiting the local hot springs in Northern Japan. Although there are about 10 different styles, each doll is made with an … Read More