Design

A Sneak Peek at Salone del Mobile Milano 2017

A Sneak Peek at Salone del Mobile Milano 2017

The countdown is on to the 56th edition of Salone del Mobile in Milan. Take a look at what’s in store for showgoers at the world’s biggest furniture event.

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2 days ago

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Zim & Zou Craft Colourful Worlds for a Hermès Window Display

Zim & Zou Craft Colourful Worlds for a Hermès Window Display

French design studio Zim & Zou’s Hermès window display, at the brand’s Dubai boutique, is a rainbow-hued fantasy land, crafted entirely from paper.

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5 days ago

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Editor’s Pick: 8 Wild Wallpapers

Editor’s Pick: 8 Wild Wallpapers

These wild wallpapers – from top brands such as Timorous Beasties, NLXL and Wallpepper – offer playful alternatives to traditional floral prints, with animal characters, jungle plants and more.

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9 days ago

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Daniel Libeskind’s Water Tower for Alessi

Daniel Libeskind’s Water Tower for Alessi

Daniel Libeskind’s Water Tower is just one of many highlights from Alessi’s spring/summer 2017 collection. Also in the lineup: extraordinary accessories by Zaha Hadid, UNStudio, and up-and-coming designers that we can’t wait to see more from.

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19 days ago

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Nendo Shows Us How to Store Sake in Style

Nendo Shows Us How to Store Sake in Style

Like good wine, sake benefits from proper climate conditions. Tokyo studio Nendo has recently proposed a sleek refrigeration system for storing Japan’s top beverage of choice in style.

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22 days ago

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10 Standout Ideas by Up-and-Coming Designers

10 Standout Ideas by Up-and-Coming Designers

The Pure Talents Contest for up-and-coming designers is an annual highlight of imm Cologne, Germany’s residential furniture fair. Back from the show, David Dick-Agnew picks the best ideas by the young designers who wowed him most.

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January 27, 2017

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The Best Moments from Toronto Design Week 2017

The Best Moments from Toronto Design Week 2017

From a cubic concept kitchen and Jaime Hayon’s fantastical folklore-inspired quartzite furniture to the best from Umbra’s prototype contest, our favourite should-not-have-missed highlights from the Interior Design Show and the Toronto Design Offsite Festival.

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January 26, 2017

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5 Emerging Designers That Wowed at Toronto Design Week 2017

5 Emerging Designers That Wowed at Toronto Design Week 2017

Last week, Azure joined throngs of design fans in exploring the Interior Design Show and the Toronto Design Offsite Festival. Here, emerging designers we spotted whose imaginative designs placed them firmly on our radar.

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January 24, 2017

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What You Need to See at the Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2017

What You Need to See at the Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2017

Kicking off today and running until January 22, the Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2017 transforms the city into a design bonanza, showcasing the best of the local scene. There are more than 100 events to check out – including these must-see exhibits and installations.

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January 16, 2017

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Todd Bracher’s Das Haus Imagines a Home That Balances “Mind, Body and Soul”

Todd Bracher’s Das Haus Imagines a Home That Balances “Mind, Body and Soul”

On the floor at German furniture fair imm Cologne, David Dick-Agnew speaks to the New York industrial designer about his interpretation of Das Haus, the annual installation focused on the future of domestic space.

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January 16, 2017

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