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6 Great Products Made From Cork

6 Great Products Made From Cork

Recyclable and biodegradable, cork can be harvested from the bark without felling the tree. Now, the warm material is finding its way into furnishings, lighting and accessories.

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Milan Design Week: Customize Your Furniture

Milan Design Week: Customize Your Furniture

The Brazilian company behind the ever-popular Melissa shoe line launches a collection of chairs, tables and more – by such designers as Philippe Starck and Industrial Facility – that can by tweaked and finessed to the end-user’s whims.

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4 days ago

Material Trend: 8 Vibrant Stone Slabs

Material Trend: 8 Vibrant Stone Slabs

Plus, how Patricia Urquiola has mixed and matched onyx, marble and more into unique furnishings.

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Milan Design Week’s Tokyo Story

Milan Design Week’s Tokyo Story

At Tokyo Imagine, taking place in Milan, star designers created furoshiki fabrics for a dining event that featured one of the world’s top chefs serving sushi, and pouring sake into cups designed by Patricia Urquiola.

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10 days ago

Material Trend: 8 Classic Stone Slabs

Material Trend: 8 Classic Stone Slabs

Plus, how Zaha Hadid, Earnest Studio and other designers are reinventing marble, slate and more for daring interiors and products.

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11 days ago

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Countdown to Milan: Who’s Doing What Where?

Countdown to Milan: Who’s Doing What Where?

Starting Monday, hundreds of designers will be out in force across the city, many of them launching new products for more than one brand. Here are 10 of the busiest design-stars working the crowds during Milan Design Week.

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14 days ago

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8 Standout Light Fixtures at Light+Building

8 Standout Light Fixtures at Light+Building

From OLED pendants to super-efficient street lights, technical innovation meets aesthetic prowess in a range of products introduced at the Frankfurt fair, which wraps today. Here, we highlight some of the best launches for home, office and beyond, by Flos, Light Years, Nimbus and more.

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14 days ago

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5 Rugs That Redefine Rooms

5 Rugs That Redefine Rooms

Crafted with traditional techniques, these new launches by Gan, Nanimarquina, Ruckstuhl and more, also completely reimagine the carpet.

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15 days ago

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Benjamin Hubert’s New Take on Sustainability

Benjamin Hubert’s New Take on Sustainability

The British industrial designer explores how lighter, more malleable materials can spawn a range of furniture that is eco-friendly – and sexy.

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17 days ago

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Countdown to Milan: 5 Hot Kitchens

Countdown to Milan: 5 Hot Kitchens

The kitchen biennial EuroCucina, at the Salone del Mobile, is a food lover’s paradise. Here are five new systems launching on April 8 at the fair and in the city, by Scavolini, Schiffini and more.

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21 days ago

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