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Konstantin Grcic’s Collapsible Desk for Vitra

Konstantin Grcic’s Collapsible Desk for Vitra

The German designer’s Hack office furniture is fast, cheap and out of control.

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1 day ago

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Basket Beauties: Modern Twists on Woven Works

Basket Beauties: Modern Twists on Woven Works

Weaving is enjoying a comeback, with designers exploring novel ways to recharge an ancient tradition. These two projects – by Matali Crasset and Nendo – bring the trend to new dimensions.

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4 days ago

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Barber Osgerby’s Animal Rugs Capture a Sense of Play

Barber Osgerby’s Animal Rugs Capture a Sense of Play

Barber Osberby’s latest designs for The Rug Company extend their collection of wildlife-themed rugs with four new animals. Azure sat down with Jay Osgerby and The Rug Company co-founder Christopher Sharp to learn more about the unusual collaboration.

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5 days ago

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3 Personal Accessories With Fitness Features

3 Personal Accessories With Fitness Features

From sunglasses to running shoes and watches, everything is being embedded with technology. Here are three great new finds.

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5 days ago

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The Stylish and Sporty NikeLab x Sacai Collection

The Stylish and Sporty NikeLab x Sacai Collection

Chitose Abe’s collection for NikeLab fuses fashion and fitness into radical streetwear.

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5 days ago

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6 New Gadgets That Make Work Better

6 New Gadgets That Make Work Better

From solar charging tables to noise-cancelling headphones, here are six stylish office tools with built-in technologies.

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8 days ago

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Fresh Takes on Ye Olde Candle Holders

Fresh Takes on Ye Olde Candle Holders

Amassing four dozen candelabra, candlesticks and candle holders from established and emerging studios, an exhibit by American Design Club presented new perspectives on a traditional object.

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15 days ago

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Toronto’s Next Generation: MSDS Studio

Toronto’s Next Generation: MSDS Studio

MSDS Studio brings a Scandinavian sensibility to its interiors and products. The firm is part of Azure’s chosen five: Toronto firms that are climbing to new heights, from nature-inspired inter­iors to 3-D‑printed architecture.

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22 days ago

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Iris van Herpen’s Dresses Are Alive

Iris van Herpen’s Dresses Are Alive

In collaboration with Toronto interdisciplinary architect Philip Beesley, the Dutch fashion designer has created multi-dimensional clothing that exaggerates movement.

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May 12, 2015

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5 Design Superstars – Then and Now

5 Design Superstars – Then and Now

Over the course of Azure’s 30 years, the magazine has spotted many a rising talent. Here are five big names – Studio Job, Nendo, Front, Raw Edges and Formafantasma – that we first brought attention to in Identikit, our regular feature on emerging designers.

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May 5, 2015

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