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The Lowly Toilet Brush Gets a Design Makeover

The Lowly Toilet Brush Gets a Design Makeover

Turning the ordinary into the extraordinary is never easy. Designer Diego Cisi has gotten pretty close with his stylish redesign of the toilet brush.

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March 28, 2017

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12 Lighting Designs We Can’t Wait to See at Milan Design Week 2017

12 Lighting Designs We Can’t Wait to See at Milan Design Week 2017

Euroluce, the biannual lighting show at Salone del Mobile, is back. Along with all the off-site shows, luminaires are set to be a big draw during Milan Design Week 2017.

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March 27, 2017

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Come Break Bread with Azure in Milan

Come Break Bread with Azure in Milan

The Essential Taste of Design, with the Breaking Bread exhibit by Azure, debuts at Milan’s Design Week.

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March 24, 2017

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Alessi for Delta: Flights Go Fancy with Designer Serviceware

Alessi for Delta: Flights Go Fancy with Designer Serviceware

High style meets high altitude with the debut of the Alessi for Delta series of designer serviceware.

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March 20, 2017

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Nike Hijab: Progressive, Exploitative or Simply Off-the-Mark?

Nike Hijab: Progressive, Exploitative or Simply Off-the-Mark?

Nike’s announcement that it will start selling a performance hijab for female athletes has sparked an equal mix of celebration and criticism.

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March 14, 2017

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8 Weird and Wonderful Wood Designs

8 Weird and Wonderful Wood Designs

Among the works that caught our eye during Toronto Design Week 2017 were dozens that used wood as the main medium. Here are eight unusual wood designs, including works from Djuna Day, Paolo Anguila and Propellor.

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March 8, 2017

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5 of the Best Materials for Outdoor Projects

5 of the Best Materials for Outdoor Projects

Outdoor furniture projects call for materials that strike a balance between durability, sustainability and good design. Forms+Surfaces makes its picks for the best materials for outdoor projects.

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March 6, 2017

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A New Generation of Home Robots Is Here

A New Generation of Home Robots Is Here

Gimmick of today or a fixture of the future? Offering everything from companionship and schedule-keeping to security, a new generation of home robots could revolutionize the way we live.

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March 1, 2017

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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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February 27, 2017

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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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February 24, 2017

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