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2017 Design Trends: Materials

2017 Design Trends: Materials

Environmentally friendlier designs comprise the second instalment of our annual trends package, which explores the colours and materials that will take centre stage in the coming year.

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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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8 days ago

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5 Classic Products Redesigned for 2016

5 Classic Products Redesigned for 2016

From Kodak’s Ektra camera to the humble paper bag, some of the most ubiquitous products of the 20th century are being retooled to embrace our tech-savvy times. Here are five classics you thought were history, but actually aren’t.

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16 days ago

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Designer Profile: Valerio Sommella

Designer Profile: Valerio Sommella

Azure talks to the young Milan designer, whose explorations have taken him from litter boxes to Moooi carpets.

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23 days ago

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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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2016 AZ Awards of Merit: Interior and Architectural Products

2016 AZ Awards of Merit: Interior and Architectural Products

The AZ Awards jury and Azure readers gave these interior and architectural products – including bright blue funerary urns – top marks.

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September 16, 2016

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4 Ways to Take Outdoor Cooking Beyond the Barbecue

4 Ways to Take Outdoor Cooking Beyond the Barbecue

The season for dining alfresco is drawing to a close. Let these four outdoor cooking systems inspire your last meals under the stars and sun.

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September 14, 2016

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7 Back-to-School Products for Architecture and Design Students

7 Back-to-School Products for Architecture and Design Students

School is now in session. These beautiful and innovative products for architecture and design students will help ensure the new academic year is a stylish one.

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September 6, 2016

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2016 AZ Awards Winner: Best Interior Product

2016 AZ Awards Winner: Best Interior Product

With edges that are a mere one centimetre thick, the Ell is likely the sleekest, slickest bathroom sink you’ve ever seen.

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August 31, 2016

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2016 AZ Awards Winner: Best Furniture Design

2016 AZ Awards Winner: Best Furniture Design

Moss & Lam uses a bygone craft technique to create the marbled finishes of the studio’s stunning W1 tables.

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August 26, 2016

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