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2015 Design Trends: Soft Focus

2015 Design Trends: Soft Focus

These three designs – a resin-encased rattan, a linen lampshade and an air-moulded chair – share a milky take on pure white.

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6 Exciting Wearable Devices

6 Exciting Wearable Devices

These new and upcoming gadgets – by Lexon, Apple, Opening Ceremony and more – will keep you stylish and connected at all times.

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2 days ago

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The World’s Best Champagne Glass

The World’s Best Champagne Glass

In a quest to create the perfect champagne glass, Stockholm design and architecture firm Claesson Koivisto Rune and world-class expert Richard Juhlin have developed a vessel worthy of the finest libations.

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3 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Seeing Through

2015 Design Trends: Seeing Through

Advanced lighting technology has made it possible for almost any object or surface to take on a mysterious glow. As is clear in these six examples, translucency is also showing up in art, fashion and architecture.

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3 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Talking to Jaime Hayon

2015 Design Trends: Talking to Jaime Hayon

The exuberant Spaniard has established himself as an artist and a designer – and has infused his playful sensuality into everything from sofas to ceramics.

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5 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: New Decorative

2015 Design Trends: New Decorative

Moving beyond styling, designers delve into beauty. These seven new products, buildings and art works revel in ornate forms and painterly patterns that are also over-the-top fun.

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7 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Talking with Li Edelkoort

2015 Design Trends: Talking with Li Edelkoort

We ask the world-renowned trend forecaster how she predicts what colours, themes and moods will take over the world of design.

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8 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Mirror Images

2015 Design Trends: Mirror Images

From the Jeff Koons retrospective at the Whitney Museum in New York to a tiny lookout on the lochs of Scotland, reflective surfacing still has us transfixed.

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8 days ago

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7 Great Furnishings Made With Recycled Wood

7 Great Furnishings Made With Recycled Wood

Conceived for the Design by Nature competition, these imaginative and eco-friendly pieces by Stacklab, Miles Keller, Scott Barker and others are now on show at Toronto’s Evergreen Brick Works.

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10 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Intense Nature

2015 Design Trends: Intense Nature

Blues, emeralds and deep-sea aquas. The greening of colour will flourish in 2015, just as designers are merging the natural and the artificial in new ways – as seen in these 13 projects, products and phenomena.

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10 days ago

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