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Out Now: March/April 2011

Out Now: March/April 2011

Now on newsstands: Azure’s March/April issue, with a cover story on London interior designer Faye Toogood, a review of Sid Lee’s floating spa on the St. Lawrence, and a sampling of the latest bespoke home accessories by Toronto’s Moss & Lam. Plus, we talk to Olafur Eliasson about his dazzling new project in Reykjavik.

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February 22, 2011

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Artek gets graphic

Artek gets graphic

The renowned manufacturer lends its iconic furniture to German artist Tobias Rehberger, who has used it to captivating effect in the design of a Finnish café.

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February 17, 2011

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Dino by Eric Jourdan for Ligne Roset

Dino by Eric Jourdan for Ligne Roset

The long-time collaborator has created a sculptural collection of tables, storage units and a desk for Ligne Roset.

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February 16, 2011

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Gorgeous flatware

Gorgeous flatware

Six new cutlery launches from Alessi, Skitsch and others celebrate shapely forms and innovative materials.

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February 15, 2011

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Decorative Lighting Roundup

Decorative Lighting Roundup

Six brilliant lights that turn us on.

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February 8, 2011

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This Week: Stockholm Furniture Fair

This Week: Stockholm Furniture Fair

Kicking off tomorrow, the Stockholm Furniture Fair is packed with great new furniture and lighting by such designers as Inga Sempé, Arihiro Miyake and Timothy Schreiber. Here are five things to watch for on the show floor.

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February 7, 2011

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New Portuguese design

New Portuguese design

The latest works from Made Out Portugal include a found object bazaar, furniture created from architecture, a two-dimensional chair and a multifunctional floor light.

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February 4, 2011

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Patrick Norguet for Alki

Patrick Norguet for Alki

The sober and elegant Makil chair is the designer’s latest work for France’s Alki.

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February 2, 2011

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More bags to love

More bags to love

In the current issue of Azure, we present a trio of big bags that stylishly suit a range of purposes. Here are five more to satiate your hand luggage fetish.

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September 23, 2010

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Alessio Alessi: on Montreal, design and more

Alessio Alessi: on Montreal, design and more

Alessi recently set up shop in Montreal to disperse the company’s whimsical, yet functional gift and tableware designs. Azure met with one of the third generation members to run this family company to discuss the new location – the company’s first North of the 49th parallel.

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May 4, 2010

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