atelier ted noten: dior 001
atelier ted noten: dior 001
may 26, 2011

atelier ted noten: dior 001

‘dior001’ – medicine storage capsule

amsterdam-based atelier ted noten has designed the ‘dior 001’ gun that is part of a larger new series entitled ‘7 necessities for a women to feel like a woman through the eyes of a man’. 

the weapon of beauty discreetly hides an antique hairpin, lipgloss, medicine, a USB stick with ‘secret information’, a 100 gram sterling silver bar. other products in the ‘7 necessities…’ series include sunglasses, a bag, bionic arm piece, shawl and more. the firearm is made from a 3D printed nylon body with 18 carat gold details executed through traditional goldsmithing methods.

the selection of new works are presented by ornamentum gallery on the occasion of design miami / basel 2011.

atelier ted noten: dior 001 ‘dior001’ – lipgloss component

atelier ted noten: dior 001 ‘dior001’ – lipgloss open

atelier ted noten: dior 001 ‘dior001’ – USB stick with ‘secret information’

atelier ted noten: dior 001 ‘dior001’ – antique hairpin

atelier ted noten: dior 001 ‘dior001’ – 100 gram sterling silver bar

atelier ted noten: dior 001 ‘dior001’ – 100 gram sterling silver bar (detail)

atelier ted noten: dior 001 ‘dior001’ by atelier ted noten

  • What is the prupose of the silver bar?

    C says:
  • Wow putain ce que c naze !?

    Edouard Diantre says:
  • Why does a woman need to feel like a woman “through the eyes of a man” ?
    How insulting.

    Also, while I’m complaining, the lip gloss would be impossible to apply.
    The brush should be in the silencer bit that comes off, not the other way around.

    OmiOmiO says:
  • … guns. They’re so-o-o-o chic, aren’t they?

    douglas montgomery says:
  • gun cuture promotion is never chic

    arki says:
  • More true to the “weapon of beauty” theme, this gun should be loaded with diet pills, a cigarette, the morning after pill and a dose of botox that can be shot through the gun right between the eyes.

    elibby says:
  • we try to create a peaceful atmosphere in the world, and this shape of weapon does not help to the purpose.. simply i don’t like it!

    designydays says:
  • yea..what would the silver bar be for?

    msrae says:
  • This made me feel both angry and perplexed. Really? ‘Weapon of Beauty’?? What a belittling and overly simplistic look at femininity.

    Michelle says:
  • where does the antique hair pin come from?

    R says:
  • Stupidest thing I have ever seen and I’ve watch “dude where’s my car?”

    Pom Pom says:
  • Oh my gosh I LOVE IT!!!

    esther says:
  • i’m with pom pom, it’s the sutupidest thing i’ve ever seen!

    another_stupid_artist says:
  • in new york a woman would whip out her gun to apply lipstick and be riddled with 37 bullets by the nearest cop….

    campirella says:

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