Picks of the Week

picks of the week
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From detailed illustrated travel journals and a whimsical café to a vibrant collab between LEGO and Camille Walala, these are the VISI team’s top Picks of the Week.

1. LEGO X Walala

LEGO has released a new series of flat 2D tiles, which artist and designer Camille Walala has used in the House of Dots, a series of shipping containers transformed into bright, bold spaces using two million pieces of the new LEGO Dots.

Images via dezeen.com

2. José Naranja’s Travel Journals

José Naranja documents his travels through detailed illustrations and typography, creating meticulous works of art in the process. His mixed-media pages each centre around an individual theme based on where he finds himself at the time.

Images via thisiscolossal.com, courtesy of José Naranja 

3. HUSK eco luxe

Local brand HUSK eco luxe was founded by two friends focused on preserving the planet. Their range of products, including bags, wallets, laundry baskets and planters, is produced using washable craft paper, a bio-degradable alternative to plastic.

Images via huskecoluxe.com

4. Feya by FormRoom

London-based design studio FormRoom has created a bold new interior for café Feya’s flagship store, featuring a daring maximalist and whimsical design aesthetic.

Images courtesy of FormRoom

5. The Tubmarine

These eco-friendly, easy-to-assemble wood-fired hot tubs from Tubmarine heat up in under two hours and require no electricity. The ideal spot to relax!

Images courtesy of tubmarine.co.uk