Interiors

A technicolour hangout in Quebec

A technicolour hangout in Quebec

Montreal designer Jean de Lessard gives Le Lounge, in a bowling arena in Quebec, a Molinari-style update.

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May 23, 2012

New York Design Week: Alessi and Cranbrook

New York Design Week: Alessi and Cranbrook

The Italian home accessories manufacturer teams up with the Cranbrook Academy of Art for a collection of alumni-designed tableware that resembles elegant metal sculptures.

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May 22, 2012

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New York Design Week: Salvaged wood works

New York Design Week: Salvaged wood works

At the 12×12 exhibit at WantedDesign, one of the biggest offsite venues of New York Design Week, a group of New Yorkers created surprising furnishings out of repurposed wood.

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May 20, 2012

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New York Design Week: Berlin takes Manhattan

New York Design Week: Berlin takes Manhattan

Part of the exciting NoHo Design District, the BER-JFK exhibit shines a spotlight on Berlin’s bright young designers.

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May 19, 2012

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Show preview: ICFF and NY Design Week

Show preview: ICFF and NY Design Week

This weekend the International Contemporary Furniture Fair takes Manhattan. Here are a few things – from the likes of Artek, Blu Dot, Herman Miller and Relative Space’s Danish or Don’t show – that we’re looking forward to.

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May 18, 2012

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Milan 2012: Terrific tiles

Milan 2012: Terrific tiles

Many of Italy’s top tile manufacturers launched new collections during Milan Design Week. The meticulously detailed, vibrant and even super-glam works from Bisazza, Mutina, Budri and Lea Ceramiche got our attention.

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May 17, 2012

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Tord Boontje sets up shop

Tord Boontje sets up shop

In London’s Shoreditch neighbourhood, the Dutch designer has opened a retail space carrying his entire body of work, including pieces for Moroso, Swarovski and Artecnica, as well as one-offs exclusive to the shop.

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May 16, 2012

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Patkau Architects for Comme des Garcons

Patkau Architects for Comme des Garcons

For a new retail space inside the Dover Street Market Ginza in Tokyo, Rei Kawakubo – the creative force behind Comme des Garcons – asked the Vancouver firm to reinterpret its Winnipeg Skating Shelters, a temporary installation on the Red and the Assiniboine Rivers.

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May 15, 2012

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The James Hotel in Saskatoon

The James Hotel in Saskatoon

Nestled on the bank of the South Saskatchewan River in the heart of downtown Saskatoon, The James – designed by Calgary’s Michael Shugarman – is the city’s first luxury boutique hotel.

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May 2, 2012

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A brilliant interior for a yogourt shop

A brilliant interior for a yogourt shop

Emmanuelle Moureaux unleashes her vibrant palette on a new Bluberi location in Stonebridge, Virginia.

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April 24, 2012

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