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Posts filed under 'Products'

Wed 2.9.

Shibari Lighting by Kateřina Handlová (CZ)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.09.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Shibari Lighting by Kateřina Handlová, photo: Anna Pleslová

Shibari Lighting by Kateřina Handlová, photo: Anna Pleslová

Kateřina Handlová’s Shibari Lighting is a set of hand blown glass pieces bonded together using the original technique of Japanese bondage, Shibari. Each glass shape has a different style of rope application according to a specific technique of Masters of bondage.

 

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Sun 30.8.

Many Hands Make Light Work

Posted by Walter Phillips on 30.08.2015 - Tagged as: ,

One end of the Infinito lamp directs light downwards onto a table surface, while the opposite end is twisted 90 degrees to provide ambient lighting

One end of the Infinito lamp directs light downwards onto a table surface, while the opposite end is twisted 90 degrees to provide ambient lighting

Lamps that can be controlled by gestures or bent by hand to direct the light source are among the many innovations developed by Taiwanese lighting brand QisDesign, which aims to ensure the future of interior illumination balances fun and functionality. (by Alyn Griffiths)

 

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Oui Vase by Kristine Five Melvær and Torbjørn Anderssen, photo: Erik Five Gunnerud

Oui Vase by Kristine Five Melvær and Torbjørn Anderssen, photo: Erik Five Gunnerud

The Oui Vase is a collaborative project by designers Kristine Five Melvær and Torbjørn Anderssen, a unique project that celebrates the occasion of their upcoming wedding.

 

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'Float' seating by Perch Dynamic Solutions for Thomas Montgomery

‘Float’ seating by Perch Dynamic Solutions for Thomas Montgomery

Perch Dynamic Solutions has designed a modular, soft seating collection for Thomas Montgomery as a flexible solution to improve dynamic short-term workflow.

 

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Wed 12.8.

Slenderness in Steel: the unico XS profile system

Posted by Walter Phillips on 12.08.2015 - Tagged as: ,

Forster unico XS is ideal for use in historical buildings when it comes to replacing traditional, small-paned glazing in industrial buildings with insulated products – such as here at the Löwenbräu-Areal in Zurich

Forster unico XS is ideal for use in historical buildings when it comes to replacing traditional, small-paned glazing in industrial buildings with insulated products – such as here at the Löwenbräu-Areal in Zurich

Forster Profilesysteme AG, headquartered in the Swiss town of Arbon still occupies the site where it was founded over 140 years ago. The original coppersmith shop of F.J. Forster has long since developed, however, into an innovative company with extensive know-how in stainless-steel processing and profile system development. (by Ulrich Büttner)

 

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Bedroom Unit by Sebastián Erazo Fischer, photo: Bruno Giliberto

Bedroom Unit by Sebastián Erazo Fischer, photo: Bruno Giliberto

Bedroom Unit by Berlin-based Sebastián Erazo Fischer is a bespoke furniture unit for a long and narrow bedroom (560x192cms) that has it’s entry from the living room through double doors placed in the middle of the room.

 

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Wed 29.7.

‘Series Z’ lounge chair by Roan Barrion (CA)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 29.07.2015 - Tagged as: , ,

'Series Z' lounge chair by Roan Barrion

‘Series Z’ lounge chair by Roan Barrion

The profile of Canadian designer Roan Barrion’s Series Z lounge chair is forged from a single length of undulating steel rod.

 

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Tue 28.7.

Irish Design and Craft on show in New York

Posted by Walter Phillips on 28.07.2015 - Tagged as:

Works from Irish Design 2015 by J. HILL's Standard, Hennessy & Byrne, Thomas Diem Ceramics and Foxford Woollen Mills

Works by J. HILL’s Standard, Hennessy & Byrne, Thomas Diem Ceramics and Foxford Woollen Mills for Irish Design 2015

23 of Ireland’s leading designers and craftspeople will be exhibiting at NY NOW in New York this August in celebration of Irish Design 2015 (ID2015), a year-long initiative backed by the Irish government promoting and celebrating Irish design.

 

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