Mon 7.7.

‘Crown’ coat hanger by Arnaud Lapierre (FR)

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'Crown' coat hangar by Arnaud Lapierre

‘Crown’ coat hangar by Arnaud Lapierre

French designer Arnaud Lapierre’s ‘Crown’ coat hanger has legs made of solid Oak wood blades that are cut and bent to form a self-supporting structure.

 

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Sun 6.7.

Over The Rainbow Exhibition by Scholten & Baijings (NL)

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‘Solid Patterns’ marble tables by Scholten & Baijings for Luce Di Carrara

‘Solid Patterns’ marble table by Scholten & Baijings for Luce Di Carrara

For the 2014 edition of the Design Parade International Design Festival at Villa Noailles, Dutch design duo Stefan Scholten and Carole Baijings has custom designed an exhibition of their works.

 

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Spring/Summer Dining Table by Valentin Löllmann

Spring/Summer dining table detail by Valentin Löllmann

Created for a solo exhibition at Design Miami/Basel 2014, Valentin Löllmann’s ‘Spring/Summer, Fall/Winter’ collections explore the boundaries of materials, texture and form for a series of works that “get as close as possible to authenticity”.

 

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Thu 3.7.

Rabobank Advice Centre by Mecanoo (NL)

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Rabobank Advice Centre by Mecanoo, photos: Christian Richters

Rabobank Advice Centre by Mecanoo, photo: Christian Richters

Thanks to input from 320 Rabobank employees, the new Rabobank Westelijke Mijnstreek Advice Centre in Sittard, The Netherlands has a collaborative and knowledge-sharing environment in the form of workplaces available to the public, and employees, in a vast auditorium space.

 

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'Barnaby' sofa by Perrine Vigneron & Gilles Belley for Sancal

‘Barnaby’ sofa by Perrine Vigneron & Gilles Belley for Sancal

The practice of covering a sofa with a throw, common on Spain’s Mediterranean coast, is transformed in Perrine Vigneron and Gilles Belley’s ‘Barnaby’ sofa for Sancal.

 

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Wed 2.7.

Saboten Restaurant by 4N Architects (HK)

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Saboten Restaurant by 4N Architects, photo: James Guan

Saboten Restaurant by 4N Architects, photo: James Guan

The architecture of Shinjuku Japan and an innovative combination of soft texture and rigid space informs Hong-Kong based 4N Architects’ interior design for the Kowloon Saboten, part of a restaurant chain expanding throughout Asia.

 

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‘Trace 1′ pendant lamp by Blu Dot (US)

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'Trace 1' pendant lamp by Blu Dot

‘Trace 1′ pendant lamp by Blu Dot

A subtly tinted glass shade rests on a metal pendant to create a simple interplay between two materials and forms in ‘Trace 1′, a suspended lamp by Minnesota-based Blu Dot.

 

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Tue 1.7.

‘Best Friends Chair’ by Martin Mostböck (AT)

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'Best Friends Chair' by Martin Mostböck

‘Best Friends Chair’ by Martin Mostböck

The ‘Best Friends Chair’, designed by Austrian architect and designer Martin Mostböck, arose from a reaction to a colourful expression used in his native Vienna.

 

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