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The Battle Against Design Knock-Offs

The Battle Against Design Knock-Offs

We spoke with lighting designer Michael Anastassiades, Moooi’s Marcel Wanders, Theo Richardson of Rich Brilliant Willing and other designers about the true cost of design fakes.

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8 days ago

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2017 Design Trends: Metallics

2017 Design Trends: Metallics

Our annual trends package explores the colours and materials that will take centre stage in the coming year. In this, our first of five instalments, metallic shines in furniture, lighting and interior design.

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11 days ago

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Artist Lilly Otasevic’s Winning Furniture Concept Reimagines Coffee Breaks

Artist Lilly Otasevic’s Winning Furniture Concept Reimagines Coffee Breaks

A Toronto designer’s curvaceous, low-lying bench has been crowned the winner of Grand Cru/ation, a design competition and collaboration between Toronto’s Design Exchange and Nespresso.

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November 3, 2016

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5 Smart Products For Adaptable Workspaces

5 Smart Products For Adaptable Workspaces

These highly adaptable workspace products are designed to help offices move away from the traditional assigned desk arrangement and towards flexible, transitional and untethered locations.

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November 2, 2016

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Trendspotting at Orgatec 2016: Modular Seating

Trendspotting at Orgatec 2016: Modular Seating

Azure managing editor Kendra Jackson, on the ground at Europe’s largest contract fair, picks the best modular seating systems she’s seen at the show thus far.

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October 26, 2016

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Orgatec 2016: 5 New Product Launches

Orgatec 2016: 5 New Product Launches

From October 25 to 29, Orgatec, in Cologne, Germany, will highlight the latest furniture, casegoods and innovations for office environments. Here, five product launches we’re watching from such brands as Tom Dixon, Luum Textiles and BuzziSpace.

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October 18, 2016

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Nienkamper’s Solution For Open Office Challenges

Nienkamper’s Solution For Open Office Challenges

The open-office trend does wonders for collaboration, but poses difficulties when a little peace and quiet is needed to get the job done. Nienkamper’s Nomad furniture series helps create an environment that suits both brainstorming and independent work.

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October 13, 2016

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IDS Vancouver 2016: What We Saw and Loved

IDS Vancouver 2016: What We Saw and Loved

At IDS Vancouver, the west coast take on the Interior Design Show, local talent was out in full force. From stellar woodcraft, to unexpected elements like jewelry, the region’s best held their own to stand should to shoulder with international design brands like Tom Dixon and Jan Kath.

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September 29, 2016

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London Design Festival: What We Saw and Loved (Part 2)

London Design Festival: What We Saw and Loved (Part 2)

More London Design Festival highlights, including Bocci’s Barbican Centre exhibit, Studio Job’s latest for Bisazza and Patricia Urquiola’s new sofa for Cassina. (See Part 1.)

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September 27, 2016

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5 Showrooms to Check Out in New York

5 Showrooms to Check Out in New York

The city’s furniture scene has been on the move recently, with top brands opening (or about to open) in beautiful new digs. From B&B Italia, Poliform and Herman Miller to Lee Broom and Tom Dixon, here’s where to find them.

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September 14, 2016

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