Tuesday, 04 February 2014 17:10

Profile: Industrial Facility

The London-based product-design studio, Industrial Facility, who make prototypes of their minimalist designs out of paper, has also set up an online store to sell their creations that is intended as a "research tool"

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Friday, 15 November 2013 11:37

Interview: Makers with Agendas

Makers with Agendas is a new company formed by three designers who want to educate consumers through its designs, photography and research. Julien De Smedt, one of the co-founders, tells us more about his goals.

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Wednesday, 02 October 2013 11:44

Mahani: Dubai's first fashion concept store

Studio Toogood’s raw-concrete fashion store creates a new look for shopping among the luxury malls of Dubai.

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Friday, 12 July 2013 12:28

Patricia Urquiola: Chairs for Moroso

The Spanish architect and designer thinks that it's never been a more interesting time to be a furniture designer.

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Monday, 18 February 2013 10:17

OS and OOS: Dutch-Canadian design duo

This Eindhoven-based design duo’s musings on the sun have yielded a series of mesmerising lights that mimic celestial movements.

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Konstantin Grcic’s wooden chair has an angular and awkward charm that springs from the responsiveness and hands-on approach of Italian furniture manufacturer Mattiazzi and the designer’s desire to rediscover his cabinet-making roots.

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Wednesday, 29 February 2012 16:40

Design Academy Eindhoven 2012

From land mines to financial crises, this year’s batch of graduates has taken a step away from the conceptual to tackle real-life problems.

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Monday, 27 February 2012 11:19

Fabric Ceramics by Rachel Boxnboim

Israeli design graduate Rachel Boxnboim has rustled up an afternoon treat, with her hand-stitched fabric moulds for a tea set.

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Magazine stylist-turned-designer Faye Toogood has furnished galleries with corn, made chairs out of milking stools and has just released her third collection of pieces inspired by rural England.

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Friday, 30 September 2011 10:49

Fabrica's Objet Préféré Show

The pared-down furniture in the Objet Préféré show is inspired by the lives of the workers in the Belgian museum where it is being exhibited.

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Wednesday, 17 August 2011 16:20

The Embrace by Elise Gabriel

French designer Elise Gabriel’s furniture uses a cellulose-based material that shrinks unpredictably, dictating the finished form.

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Tuesday, 09 August 2011 12:05

Design Academy Eindhoven 2011

A retired robot, a graphic novel and a build-it-yourself row boat were some of the highlights of this year’s Design Academy Eindhoven graduation show in October.

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Monday, 08 August 2011 13:02

London Design Festival 2010 Part 2

The seventh London Design Festival kicked off with a rather lacklustre installation of Audi robots in Trafalgar Square by German-Swedish duo Kram/Weisshaar. But the mood picked 
up as the week went on and we found ourselves, as usual, drawn to the smaller, more independent events, showing off what London is best at: new talent.

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Monday, 08 August 2011 12:42

London Design Festival 2010 Part 1

The seventh London Design Festival kicked off with a rather lacklustre installation of Audi robots in Trafalgar Square by German-Swedish duo Kram/Weisshaar. But the mood picked 
up as the week went on and we found ourselves, as usual, drawn to the smaller, more independent events, showing off what London is best at: new talent.

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Thursday, 04 August 2011 16:01

Okay Studio

A plastic plug and a roll-up felt home are among the responses to a statistic London designers Okay Studio and Friends dug out for the London Design Festival: that “95 percent of those moving to London since 1995 were born outside the UK”.

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Thursday, 04 August 2011 10:00

Revital Cohen's scientific design

“Some people get really picky over the details,” Revital Cohen giggles. “One woman asked me: ‘What if you get up at night to go to the toilet? You’ll trip over the sheep and you’ll fall.’”

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Tuesday, 26 October 2010 08:08

LDF: Tuur van Balen's Pigeon D’Or

Revital Cohen and Tuur van Balen exhibited together during the London Design Festival in a show called Further Instructions. Here we have a look at van Balen’s contribution.

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Wednesday, 14 July 2010 13:23

Milan Furniture Fair: Scholten and Baijings

Scholten and Baijings were word of mouth favourites at Milan this year.

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Wednesday, 14 July 2010 11:51

Milan Furniture Fair: Ventura Lambrate

Lambrate – a former industrial district on the outskirts of town – scooped-up the design scene’s young talent this year.

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Wednesday, 14 July 2010 11:34

Milan Furniture Fair Continued

Some more collections from this years Milan Furniture Fair.

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