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2015 Design Trends: New Decorative

2015 Design Trends: New Decorative

Moving beyond styling, designers delve into beauty. These seven new products, buildings and art works revel in ornate forms and painterly patterns that are also over-the-top fun.

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3 days ago

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Dior Refashions the Perfume Strip

Dior Refashions the Perfume Strip

The French fashion house collaborates with Vienna’s Labvert on a fragrance tester in the form of a beautiful glass vessel.

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4 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Talking with Li Edelkoort

2015 Design Trends: Talking with Li Edelkoort

We ask the world-renowned trend forecaster how she predicts what colours, themes and moods will take over the world of design.

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4 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Mirror Images

2015 Design Trends: Mirror Images

From the Jeff Koons retrospective at the Whitney Museum in New York to a tiny lookout on the lochs of Scotland, reflective surfacing still has us transfixed.

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4 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Intense Nature

2015 Design Trends: Intense Nature

Blues, emeralds and deep-sea aquas. The greening of colour will flourish in 2015, just as designers are merging the natural and the artificial in new ways – as seen in these 13 projects, products and phenomena.

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6 days ago

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Designer Profile: Lukas Peet

Designer Profile: Lukas Peet

The lighting and furniture designer – whose Andlight brand of fixtures just launched at Inform Vancouver – has an eye for detailed finishes that turns function-driven concepts into immaculately resolved objects.

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11 days ago

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5 Wondrous Works from the Istanbul Design Biennial

5 Wondrous Works from the Istanbul Design Biennial

“The future is not what it used to be.” French poet Paul Valéry’s famous words inspired the theme of Istanbul Design Biennial, on now until December 14, and these five conceptual works on display.

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12 days ago

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3 Inventive Kitchen Concepts

3 Inventive Kitchen Concepts

From cooktops on casters to remote control machines, these three prototypes rethink the kitchen.

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17 days ago

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Spooky Skulls Through Design History

Spooky Skulls Through Design History

Ghoulish reminder of death, meet edgy pillowcase. In time for Halloween, we trace the skull’s journey from memento mori to Alexander McQueen clutches and Studio Job wallpaper.

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26 days ago

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Designs For the Near Future: Product Redesign

Designs For the Near Future: Product Redesign

Azure explores new and upcoming innovations that will make a positive difference on every scale, from the individual to the city. Here, we look at the ultimate keyboard, and the artisan-perfected chair.

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October 10, 2014

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