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Are Nike’s Vaporflys the fastest shoes in the world?

Are Nike’s Vaporflys the fastest shoes in the world?

Nike’s Vaporfly running shoes reportedly shave several percentage points off a runner’s race time. Nike’s Vaporfly shoes are reported to enable athletes to run between

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High heels

Businesswomen, kings and medieval Asian warriors have all understood the symbolic power of heeled footwear. And its impracticality only seems to add to its allure

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Outdoor Design Report 2011: Nature’s Bounty

OATVirgin shoesOAT has designed the world’s first fully biodegradable shoes. The Virgin Collection comes in a range of designs, including white sneakers and high-tops with

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Outdoor Design Report 2011: Nature’s Bounty

OATVirgin shoesOAT has designed the world’s first fully biodegradable shoes. The Virgin Collection comes in a range of designs, including white sneakers and high-tops with

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A New Shoe Superstore for Selfridges, London

3,000sq m of shoes is a daunting prospect for anyone, let alone an architect undertaking the task of designing the world’s biggest shoe department for

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A New Shoe Superstore for Selfridges, London

3,000sq m of shoes is a daunting prospect for anyone, let alone an architect undertaking the task of designing the world’s biggest shoe department for

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

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An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London

Peris+Toral’s modular apartments in a Barcelona suburb blur the boundaries between public and private spaces


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

ROOI Design creates temporary structure using recyclable building components

How fashion company Community Clothing is breathing new life into Britain’s manufacturing industry

ICON x RAK Ceramics

Crimes Against Design: The plastic shopping bag

ICON x RAK Ceramics

An exploration into Scandinavia’s most remote architecture

ICON x Bolon

Yinka Ilori brings the feel-good factor back to London

Peris+Toral’s modular apartments in a Barcelona suburb blur the boundaries between public and private spaces


Videos

ICON Minds: the future of the home

ICON Minds: the future of work

Sustainable design: Pentatonic x Snarkitecture talk recycled materials

Salone del Mobile: Tomas Alonso and Studio Brynjar & Veronika for Swarovski

New Nordic design

UK Construction Week

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality