1970s Glamour – The Stars in Transit

Imagine if we could all travel like the stars in the glitz and glamour of the 70s? We all know the feeling of hopelessly waiting in an airport queue while you trudge forward one step every five minutes while a dreary voice comes over a microphone speaking of all the several delays, one of which [...]

1970s Glamour – The Stars in Transit 2018-01-03T16:18:26+00:00

The Return of The Gallagher Brothers

As if by some sort of coincidence, the Gallagher brothers have both returned to the forefront of music over the past few months. Don't get us wrong, it's great having the brutally honest duo back up to their old tricks. But it got us thinking, is this long-standing feud really as real as they say [...]

The Return of The Gallagher Brothers 2017-12-28T11:10:21+00:00

England v Australia – The Big Clash

Today HEKKTA are off to Twickenham for the big clash - England v Australia. With so much history behind these two sides and so much riding on this game, you can't help feeling this is a must win for both Eddie Jones and Michael Cheika. Who will come out on top? Whilst most of the [...]

England v Australia – The Big Clash 2017-12-28T11:10:22+00:00

Flying Taxis? Welcome To UberAIR

Last week's news that Uber were planning to launch UberAIR, a service that will take passengers to their destination by special aircrafts has gotten us rather excited here at HEKKTA. And the best part? They plan to begin tests in LA in just 3 years time. Fantasy is quickly becoming reality... Many thought that the [...]

Flying Taxis? Welcome To UberAIR 2017-12-28T11:10:22+00:00

Does Parsons Green need another coffee shop?

Parsons Green has a brand new coffee shop and the team at HEKKTA couldn't be more excited. District is run by Australians which is the first major selling point as those guys down under sure know how to brew. The next and yet more important point is the outlet is right next to the station. [...]

Does Parsons Green need another coffee shop? 2017-06-15T11:04:39+00:00

National Star Wars Day – Hekkta’s Celebration

A long time ago in a design studio far far away, Hekkta began looking for Star wars themed and inspired designs to show you for National Star Wars day. We managed to find many different concepts and have whittled it down to our favourite one. Illustrator Yasid Oozeear has produced concepts of what cars our [...]

National Star Wars Day – Hekkta’s Celebration 2017-12-28T11:10:23+00:00

Discover the Stealth Key – The Most Secure Key Ever Made

With the introduction of the new pound coin that is supposedly nigh-impossible to forge, we at Hekkta thought we should share a new innovative design that we have found for what is probably, the most secure key ever made. Swiss company UrbanAlps has devised a method for 3D-printing keys to make them almost unforgeable, because their teeth are [...]

Discover the Stealth Key – The Most Secure Key Ever Made 2017-12-28T11:10:23+00:00

A Brutalist Grandfather Clock by Designer Lee Broom

Following on form Hekkta last article highlighting brutalist inspired designs we thought we should show you a British designer Lee Broom who is celebrating his studio's 10th anniversary with a brutalism-inspired grandfather clock, which he will launch during this year's Milan design week. The Time Machine grandfather clock is made from a monolithic block of Carrara marble – a material [...]

A Brutalist Grandfather Clock by Designer Lee Broom 2017-12-28T11:10:24+00:00

Bizarre drawings by Bureau Spectacular turned to life.

Hekkta loved jigsaws and Lego when we were younger. The satisfying feeling of everything slotting into place perfectly to create something was a highlight of our childhood, so when we saw that the Architecture studio Bureau Spectacular had turned its drawings of bizarre buildings into models for an exhibition at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Led by [...]

Bizarre drawings by Bureau Spectacular turned to life. 2017-12-28T11:10:24+00:00