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Posts filed under 'Products'

Tue 9.6.

Ceramica Cielo Wins 2015 ICFF Editor’s Award

Posted by Walter Phillips on 09.06.2015 - Tagged as: , ,

Cibele bath tub from the Arcadia collection by Cielo

Cibele bath tub from the Arcadia collection by Cielo

Ceramica Cielo has won a 2015 ICFF Editor’s Award for the Kitchen and Bathroom, the only Italian company to win an Editor’s Award at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair this year.

 

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Thu 4.6.

‘tool, inhabited’ by Sonja Rogova (DE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 04.06.2015 - Tagged as: ,

'tool, inhabited' by Sonja Rogova

‘tool, inhabited’ by Sonja Rogova

Sonja Rogova’s ‘tool, inhabited’ is a hybrid architectural tool (a ladder) and a domesticated piece of furniture (seating), it’s a ladder that can be leaned against, climbed and sat on.

 

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Wed 3.6.

‘Zappy’ lamp by Schneid (DE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 03.06.2015 - Tagged as: ,

'Zappy' lamp by Schneid

‘Zappy’ lamp by Schneid

Schneid’s ‘Zappy’ lamp was inspired by the cone of the french pine and stands out for its surprisingly high light yield.

 

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Tue 2.6.

‘Prouvé RAW Office Edition’ by Jean Prouvé for Vitra (CH)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 02.06.2015 - Tagged as: , ,

Standard SR, 'Prouvé RAW Office Edition' by Jean Prouvé for Vitra

Standard SR, ‘Prouvé RAW Office Edition’ by Jean Prouvé for Vitra

Following the 2011 success of the Prouvé RAW crossover project between furniture maker Vitra and fashion brand G-Star RAW, the partnership has continued with the development of a second limited series, the ‘Prouvé Raw Office Edition’. The second crossover collection revives a series of furniture and lighting originally designed by Jean Prouvé in the 1940s for the offices of major French industrial companies.

 

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The IN chair from Wilkhahn is designed to facilitate movement in the back, hips and legs through a patented 3D kinematics system known as Trimension

The IN chair from Wilkhahn is designed to facilitate movement in the back, hips and legs through a patented 3D kinematics system known as Trimension

Six years ago, German office-furniture brand Wilkhahn launched its revolutionary ON chair, which applied kinematic principles to stimulate the body’s core muscle groups and joints while seated at a desk. The company’s new IN chair offers a more compact and affordable alternative that uses technologies pioneered by the automotive and sportswear industries to intuitively integrate regular motion into the working day. (by Alyn Griffiths)

 

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Fri 29.5.

‘Cape Cod’ collection by Philippe Starck for Duravit (DE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 29.05.2015 - Tagged as: ,

'Cape Cod' collection by Philippe Starck for Duravit

‘Cape Cod’ collection by Philippe Starck for Duravit

Duravit has paired with longtime collaborator designer Philippe Starck for a new bath collection inspired by the relaxed elegance of New England titled ‘Cape Cod’.

 

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Thu 28.5.

Le Corbusier Reloaded: LC2 at designfunktion

Posted by Walter Phillips on 28.05.2015 - Tagged as: , , ,

1928 was a turbulent year which saw the birth of many innovations, including Le Corbusier's legendary LC2 armchair. The classic is now available from designfunktion at particularly attractive terms

1928 was a turbulent year which saw the birth of many innovations, including Le Corbusier’s legendary LC2 armchair. The classic is now available from designfunktion at particularly attractive terms

Angular, cubic, clear – and surprisingly comfortable: like no other piece of furniture, Le Corbusier’s chair LC2 represents the furniture design of early modernism. The manufacturer Cassina has now clad the classic, designed in 1928, in new materials and colours that pick up on the original design of the 1920s. (by Johannes Hünig)

 

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Tapping innovation: Axor’s WaterDream 2015

Posted by Walter Phillips on 28.05.2015 - Tagged as: ,

The tradition of using glass for drinking water informed Jordane Vernet’s decision to stack drinking glasses on top of a conical spout

The tradition of using glass for drinking water informed Jordane Vernet’s decision to stack drinking glasses on top of a conical spout

A collaboration between German bathroom brand Axor, Swiss university ECAL and glassblower Matteo Gonet has resulted in a series of prototypal taps that show how future bathrooms could incorporate bespoke interchangeable fittings. (by Alyn Griffiths)

 

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