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Luca Nichetto’s Coffee Set for Mjölk

Luca Nichetto’s Coffee Set for Mjölk

The Venice-born, Stockholm-based designer elevates Italian coffee culture in an elegant collection – a porcelain pot, cups and dripper and a maple tray – crafted by Toronto artisans.

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January 17, 2014

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AZ Awards 2014: Meet the Jury

AZ Awards 2014: Meet the Jury

AZURE presents the five jurors for the fourth annual AZ AWARDS, our international competition celebrating excellence in design.

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January 16, 2014

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7 Designers Making Waves at IMM Cologne

7 Designers Making Waves at IMM Cologne

In the D3 Design Injection hall, young talents are exhibiting ideas that cross over to the daring side, and well-resolved furnishings that need only a manufacturer. Here are a few furniture concepts from the fair’s standouts.

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January 14, 2014

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Azure’s Emergency Checklist

Azure’s Emergency Checklist

In the wake of the Polar Vortex – and in preparation for the bitter cold, ice storms and other freakish weather patterns the future has in store – we present five essential, design-minded items to keep you safe in a power outage.

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January 14, 2014

A Wintry Chalet in Belgium

A Wintry Chalet in Belgium

With a back facade that opens up to the Belgian Ardennes, this black box of a residence is best described by its architect, Eugeen Liebaut, as “fruit sliced to show the white flesh.”

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January 13, 2014

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8 Hot New Chairs at IMM Cologne

8 Hot New Chairs at IMM Cologne

Next week, the German design fair IMM Cologne will offer the first look at many of 2014’s new collections – and Azure will be there. Below, a look at seating options by Tom Dixon, de Sede, Montis and more that we’re excited to check out.

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January 10, 2014

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Nendo’s Super Minimal Theory Boutiques

Nendo’s Super Minimal Theory Boutiques

In its new shops for the fashion brand – including two in Los Angeles – the Tokyo studio looked to urban planning to direct the flow of customers.

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January 9, 2014

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Winter Lecture Circuit: 10 Must-See Speakers

Winter Lecture Circuit: 10 Must-See Speakers

Rem Koolhaas, the visionary behind the new Shenzhen Stock Exchange, and such other industry-leading thinkers as Larry Scarpa, Phyllis Lambert and Manuelle Gautrand will present their groundbreaking ideas in public lectures in the coming weeks.

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January 8, 2014

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GD Cucine’s Solid Wood Kitchen

GD Cucine’s Solid Wood Kitchen

The Italian kitchen manufacturer’s oak cabinetry, new to North America, evokes the harvest table.

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January 7, 2014

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10 Projects We’re Following in 2014

10 Projects We’re Following in 2014

What MAD Architecture, Frank Gehry, Bjarke Ingels, MVRDV and other big names have planned for the year ahead.

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January 6, 2014

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