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1 w ago
These Sustainable Art Installations Highlight Iconic Architecture
The sustainable art installations use wind generated from passing cars to light up the historic Dutch dike structure. The permanent piece of artwork involved restoring 60 floodgates and covering...
4 w ago
The Living Light Atmospheric Lamp Produces Energy Using Photosynthesis
This plant-powered atmospheric lamp is the first of its kind. Created by Dutch designer Ermi van Oers, the Living Light harvests energy from living plants using the process of photosynthesis. You...
5 w ago
Garden Retail Expos
The Garden Retail Experience Highlights an Evolution in Green Store Concepts
Brick and mortar retail has been forced to adapt in light of the ubiquity of ecommerce, and the Garden Retail Experience is helping businesses to do just that. The gardening and greenery industry...
7 w ago
Emotion-Sensing Audiovisual Installations
The Aura Installation Translates Emotions into Light
The Aura installation, which was showcased during Dutch Design Week, transformed guests’ emotions into beams of light, in an immersive audiovisual installation. Guests of the art exhibit...
9 w ago
Frozen Meat Handbags
Etsy's rommydebommy Shop Specializes in Food-Inspired Accessories
Etsy’s rommydebommy shop specializes in food-themed accessories that range from pins and jewelry pieces to statement handbags like this frozen meat clutch. Mimicking something one would pick...
9 w ago
Livestreaming Cheese Shops
Kaan’s Kaashandel Opened an Online 'Stream Store'
In an effort to provide its customers with a unique online shopping experience, Kaan’s Kaashandel, a cheese shop in the Netherlands, opened the ‘Stream Store’—a five-day...
14 w ago
Paper-Paved Bike Highways
This Bike Highway in the Netherlands is Paved with Toilet Paper
The Dutch province of Friesland is re-purposing toilet paper to pave a bike highway, marking this design the world’s first bike lane to be paved with the material. The Netherlands is an...
16 w ago
Travel-Centric Cafe Pop-Ups
easyJet's Pop-Up Cafe Entices Travelers with a Popular Dutch Breakfast
Budget airline easyJet recently set up a cafe pop-up in collaboration with the Netherlands Board of Tourism and Conventions to share a popular, traditional Dutch breakfast—Hagelslag. Hagelslag...
23 w ago
53 Traffic-Reducing Initiatives
From Bluetooth Traffic Sensors to Lighted Pedestrian Crosswalks
Congested traffic is a problem that plagues almost every major city, but these traffic-reducing initiatives are working to solve this. Many cities like Montreal, Dubai and Paris are keen on...
28 w ago
Premium Textile Exhibits
Vlisco's Exhibit at Museum Helmond Celebrates 170 Years of the Brand
Vlisco is a premium textile brand known for its elegant and eye-catching creations. The 170-year-old company’s most memorable works were recently on display at an exhibit celebrating its...
21 w ago
Lightweight Sustainable Automobiles
Dutch Students Built and Designed This Biodegradable Car
This student-designed biodegradable car called Lina is made from sugar beets and locally grown flax. Based in the Netherlands, Eindhoven University of Technology students built and designed the...
23 w ago
Expansive Bike Storage Spaces
Utrecht Created a Bicycle Parking Garage That Can Hold 6,500 Bikes
There are more bicycles than there are people in the Netherlands, prompting the bike-crazed country to implement the world’s largest bike parking garage to accommodate the needs of its...
24 w ago
Sustainable Sapling-Saving Structures
The Cocoon Tree Plantation Device Addresses Climate Change
This sustainable tree plantation technology helps combat climate change in arid conditions with poor quality soils. The ‘Cocoon’ from Land Life Company based in the Netherlands protects...
26 w ago
Multinational Glass Projects
Atelier NL's 'To See a World in a Grain of Sand' Explores Glass
Atelier NL, a Dutch design studio, has started a project called ‘To See a World in a Grain of Sand.’ The ambitious work hopes to collect sand samples from as many beaches around the...
27 w ago
Rampant Lioness Logos
The National Dutch Women's Soccer Team Recently Received a Logo Redesign
The Dutch women’s soccer team, nicknamed the Orange Lionesses, recently received a logo update to reflect their squad. Previously, the women’s team used the same logo as the men’s...
29 w ago
Sunlight-Optimizing Solar Vehicles
This Solar-Powered Car Maximizes Sunlight Exposure When Parked
A team of engineers working out of the University of Eindhoven in the Netherlands have developed a wonderfully sleek and exceptionally powerful solar-powered car, dubbed the Stella Vie, that serves...
30 w ago
Codeless Newsletter Services
Startup Engineered Marketing is a Slack Community Dedicated to Growth
This Slack community helps you build growth machines faster, and without needing any coding skills. Based in the Netherlands, Engineered Marketing is not just a community on Slack—a real-time...
31 w ago
News-Displaying LED Panels
This Light Installation is Giving the Nimma Hotel a New Identity
The Nimma Hotel near the Waal River in the Netherlands has formed a new identity thanks to a dynamic light installation which “brings the tradition of stained glass into the digital age, as...
4 w ago
Social Start-Up Accelerators
Snap Accelerate Helps VC-Backed Start-Ups Leverage Snap for Business
‘Snap Accelerate’ is the name of a new accelerator program for VC-backed mobile start-ups that desire the resources and support to “kickstart and scale [a] business with Snap.”...
7 w ago
Handshake Training Stations
Mark Henning's 'Normaal' Project is Designed to Help Train Immigrants
Greetings and farewells seem simple, but they’re highly culturally embedded, and Mark Henning’s ‘Normaal’ project is designed to both expose that dependence and to help...
16 w ago
Vocal Gif Apps
Gif App and Startup Shabaam Enables Users to Add Vocal Recordings to Gif Animations
This gif app is perfect for people who enjoy making their own apps, use gifs as a reaction to everything or simply are the type to put their own personal spin on everything. Currently in beta,...
24 w ago
International Rap Platforms
Foreignrap Helps Users Discover Hip Hop From Around the World
Rap’s history, which began in the late 70s, is firmly rooted in the United States, but the genre has since exploded, and Foreignrap shows the extent to which that’s the case. The online...
25 w ago
Rainwater Blonde Beers
Amsterdam's 'Hemelswater' Rainwater Beer is Refreshing and Crisp
This June has been the wettest in recorded history in some parts of the Netherlands but that has only encouraged production of this rainwater beer. Entrepreneurs in Amsterdam decided to take the...
29 w ago
Company Password Management Services
Web Dev Startup Passwork is a Password Manager for Teams
This password manager for teams was developed especially with startups and companies in mind. Based in Russia and hosted in the Netherlands, Passwork is a new SaaS venture founded by Iliya Garakh...
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