Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Best Dressed at the Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade From the adorable to absurd and awkward, the 2016 Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade in NYC brought out all kinds of pooches (and owners) who delighted the crowds this past...
The Art of Ping Pong 2015
A ping pong paddle isn't your typical canvas, but the Art of Ping Pong challenges esteemed designers and illustrators to try—and the bespoke bats are then auctioned off to raise money for BBC Children in Need, which supports disadvantaged youth...
BDDW Ping Pong Table
Channeling the ethos of the legendary Dieter Rams, designer Jared Spool said, “Good design, when it’s done well, becomes invisible,” and though he is primarily concerned with the digital aspect as a UX engineer and expert, the maxim can certainly...
Table Tennis Anytime, Anywhere with Corknet
It's an exciting week for tennis fans as the 2014 US Open kicked off on Monday, but there's equally good news for table tennis fans as well—thanks to RCA alum and product designer Julian Bond. Not only can ping pong tables be expensive, they take...
Limited Edition Table Tennis Table
With the same sleek, understated aesthetic as his ready-to-wear collection, James Perse's luxe ping pong table is built from environmentally-farmed teak wood and finished with a leather-bound net. Add on the solid wood conversion top to turn the piece...
Borrowing its name 60 years ago from veritable German sports store Jooss and its Landau location, Joola is now synonymous with ping pong and standard for multiple world championship competitions. The brand also caters to amateurs as well, offering...
Playing with yourself isn't always socially acceptable but the new and improved iPong from Joola is a great way to practice your ping pong even when you don't have a partner. The cylindrical ping pong robot has a super slim design and a simple mechanism...