Hamburg

Advertising Campaign Gives Newborn Girls Funds To Start Their Own Businesses

To celebrate International Women's Day, Metro AG gave baby girls born in Dusseldorf, Germany a $2,500 deposit to encourage entrepreneurship later in life

Fashion & Apparel Line Of Teabags Made To Look Like Actual Handbags

Hälssen & Lyon's new collection features special teabags designed to look like fashionable purses

Design Pop-Up Studio Clones People Into Miniature Figurines [Pics]

Twinkind creates custom life-like, 3D-printed figurines of humans and pets using state-of-the-art scanning and color printing technology.

Retail Nivea Deodorant Stages Stressful Situations In German Airport

Personal care brand uses candid cameras to capture scenarios framing passangers as wanted persons.

Innovation How Floating Infrastructure Is Changing City Design & Planning

PSFK's consulting team looks at how developers are experimenting with floating solutions to execute various forms of urban infrastructure from public schools to houses just offshore.

Design Photo Series Depicts Real Cities Floating In The Sky [Pics]

Reinhard Krug's surreal photoscape pictures some of the worlds largest cities as floating islands.

Technology Flowers From Facebook: Turn Happy Birthday Wishes Into A Bouquet

Advertising students have concepted an app that sends a real life bouquet to your friend on their birthday.

Home Monocolumn: Education Hits The Rocks

In July, Hamburg citizens will decide whether to abolish what are known in Germany as Hauptschule. These are the standard, open-to-all schools that children of no special ability attend for the final five or six years of their education.

Home Monocle: Top 25 Most Liveable Cities 2010

Monocle Magazine has released its annual Quality of Life rankings for 2010.

Luxury Cigarette Vending Machine Transformed Into A Mini Book Store

Vending machines in Germany have been re-purposed for those who prefer the addiction of books over nicotine.

Work Artists and Designers Set Up an Office Inside Ikea

Displaced creatives staging a protest find the perfect new studio space inside the furniture retailer.