Design

KBIS and TISE 2016: 8 Sexy Surfaces for Walls and Floors

KBIS and TISE 2016: 8 Sexy Surfaces for Walls and Floors

From deco-inspired porcelain surfacing to Mohawk’s pet-fur-repelling carpeting, we loved these eight new products presented at KBIS and TISE in Las Vegas last month.

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11 Furniture Launches To See at Stockholm Furniture Fair

11 Furniture Launches To See at Stockholm Furniture Fair

Running February 9 to 13, the Stockholm Furniture Fair is the place to find the latest from Scandinavian brands like Artek, Normann Copenhagen, Kvadrat and more. Here are 11 launches we’ll be watching as the show unfolds.

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Architecture

Canadian Canoe Museum a Lesson in Building with the Landscape

Canadian Canoe Museum a Lesson in Building with the Landscape

Snaking along a side of the Trent-Severn Canal in Peterborough, Ontario, the low-slung, green-roofed building by Heneghan Peng Architects, with Kearns Mancini Architects, will connect to the water.

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Rural Studio Proves Attractive Affordable Housing Is Possible

Rural Studio Proves Attractive Affordable Housing Is Possible

For 10 years, students at Auburn University have been addressing the issue of social housing in an attractive and tangible way with their ongoing 20K House project.

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Interiors

A Sweet Dessert Bar in Bangkok by Party Space Design

A Sweet Dessert Bar in Bangkok by Party Space Design

Commissioned to design a new dessert bar in Bangkok, local firm Party / Space / Design has whipped up an interior based on the same element that forms the foundation of the menu: sugar.

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A Vancouver Osteria With Lots of Character

A Vancouver Osteria With Lots of Character

Savio Volpe, a new restaurant designed by Vancouver firm Ste. Marie, is clever as a fox – which happens to be its muse.

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Curiosity

Michael Young Puts Aluminum in the Spotlight

Michael Young Puts Aluminum in the Spotlight

On view now in Grand Hornu, Belgium, AL(L) Projects in Aluminum highlights the versatility of industrial designer Michael Young, as well as his material of choice.

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5 Designer Chocolates for Valentine’s Day

5 Designer Chocolates for Valentine’s Day

A selection of stunningly beautiful confections that say “be mine” – by Brandon Olsen, Nendo, BbyB and more.

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