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Material Trend: 8 Vibrant Stone Slabs

Material Trend: 8 Vibrant Stone Slabs

Plus, how Patricia Urquiola has mixed and matched onyx, marble and more into unique furnishings.

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10 days ago

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Material Trend: 8 Classic Stone Slabs

Material Trend: 8 Classic Stone Slabs

Plus, how Zaha Hadid, Earnest Studio and other designers are reinventing marble, slate and more for daring interiors and products.

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12 days ago

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5 Rugs That Redefine Rooms

5 Rugs That Redefine Rooms

Crafted with traditional techniques, these new launches by Gan, Nanimarquina, Ruckstuhl and more, also completely reimagine the carpet.

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16 days ago

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Benjamin Hubert’s New Take on Sustainability

Benjamin Hubert’s New Take on Sustainability

The British industrial designer explores how lighter, more malleable materials can spawn a range of furniture that is eco-friendly – and sexy.

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18 days ago

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6 Ways Cars Are Getting Smarter

6 Ways Cars Are Getting Smarter

From automobiles that park themselves to future models that will express their drivers’ emotions, innovations in design and technology are transforming the entire experience of hitting the road.

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24 days ago

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5 Winning Trophy Designs

5 Winning Trophy Designs

The Oscar has stayed true to its original design, first created by MGM art director Cedric Gibbons in 1928. But trophy design has evolved in recent years. Here is our roundup of five impressive statuettes.

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February 28, 2014

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What’s Next for Nest?

What’s Next for Nest?

Can Nest, and a generation of app-controlled devices, connect every home in the neighbourhood to the smart grid?

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February 26, 2014

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Designer Profile: Lisa Hilland

Designer Profile: Lisa Hilland

The past and the present collide in the Swedish designer’s craft-based pieces made of pale wood and leather.

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February 18, 2014

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Three Award-Worthy, Potentially Life-Changing Initiatives

Three Award-Worthy, Potentially Life-Changing Initiatives

A portable stove with reduced carbon emissions. A syringe that warns you of prior use. Flatpack refugee tents with integrated solar panels. One of these three ingenious finalists will win the World Design Impact Prize.

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February 5, 2014

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7 Great Products at KBIS

7 Great Products at KBIS

The annual Kitchen and Bath Industry Show, running until February 6 in Las Vegas, will display everything from kitchen systems to surfacing and appliances. Here are seven standout new lines – by Poggenpohl, Laufen and more – you’ll see there.

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February 4, 2014

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