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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 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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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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5 Product Launches That Prove Curves Are Back

5 Product Launches That Prove Curves Are Back

Want a peek at the fresh new furniture and lighting that will launch in the coming year? Look no further than the imm Cologne 2017 international interiors show, opening on January 16. Here are five upcoming debuts which suggest that — when it comes to furniture and lighting — there are curves ahead.

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January 10, 2017

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Furniture is a Family Business for Keilhauer

Furniture is a Family Business for Keilhauer

Working together since 1979, the Keilhauer brothers have evolved beyond task chairs to embrace the softer side of office furniture.

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December 17, 2016

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Trendspotting: No Frills Materials

Trendspotting: No Frills Materials

The third instalment of our annual trends package – which explores the colours and materials that will take centre stage in the coming year – delves into the timelessness of industrial elements.

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December 12, 2016

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2017 Design Trends: Bold Patterns

2017 Design Trends: Bold Patterns

The third instalment of our annual trends package, which explores the colours and materials that will take centre stage in the coming year, is dedicated to ornate, colourful, and even slightly kitschy patterns.

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December 9, 2016

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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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November 28, 2016

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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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November 25, 2016

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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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