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Five fantastic bikes you’ll love year-round

Five fantastic bikes you’ll love year-round

For most people, the end of biking season looms with the beginning of autumn. But the bicycle evolution keeps on cycling forward. Here are five excellent – and innovative – options that might just turn you into a perennial pedaller.

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September 8, 2011

Section: Design

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Studio SKLIM’s super-minimalist Thin Office

Studio SKLIM’s super-minimalist Thin Office

In a refurbished post-war building in Singapore, Studio SKLIM has designed a stark white interior that serves as the perfect blank canvas for an IT company’s creative clientele.

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September 7, 2011

Section: Interiors

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Video: Interview with Patricia Urquiola Azure Video

Video: Interview with Patricia Urquiola

During Chicago’s NeoCon in June, Azure chatted with Patricia Urquiola at the Luminaire showroom about designer-manufacturer relationships and her new All Ambiq glassware line for Glasstress. Watch the interview after the jump.

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September 6, 2011

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Weatherproof Materials and Building Systems

Weatherproof Materials and Building Systems

Over the weekend Hurricane Irene battered the East Coast (nearly six years to the date that Hurricane Katrina swallowed the Gulf), leaving somewhere between $7 billion to $13 billion in damages. Making buildings more resilient is all the more feasible, with the help of these advanced building materials designed to stand up in harsh weather, thereby protecting communities from potentially devastating consequences.

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August 29, 2011

Section: Architecture

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What’s On: ExhibitIKEA in Toronto

What’s On: ExhibitIKEA in Toronto

At the opening of an installation where the brand’s ubiquitous Swedish furnishings have been recast by four Toronto designers, visitors stood wide-eyed with jaws dropped asking “Is this really Ikea?”

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August 18, 2011

Section: Interiors

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New Kristalia

New Kristalia

The Italian furniture manufacturer’s new collection includes stunning pieces by Christophe Pillet, Harry&Camila and Bartoli Design.

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August 16, 2011

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Dune’s sweet interior for Flavaboom

Dune’s sweet interior for Flavaboom

The New York furniture manufacturer has outfitted the frozen yogurt brand’s first shop with a glossy, space-age interior.

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August 12, 2011

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Mark Horton outfits the Computer History Museum

Mark Horton outfits the Computer History Museum

While the neighbours are hunched over planning the future of technology, this recently renovated  exhibition space preserves the past.

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August 11, 2011

Section: Interiors

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Frédéric Ruyant’s Twice Desk

Frédéric Ruyant’s Twice Desk

The French designer blends wood and metal to create a sleek desk for French office system manufacturer Macé.

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July 20, 2011

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Arik Levy’s WellofLife

Arik Levy’s WellofLife

The French designer has created a series of lights that you’ll want to immerse yourself in.

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July 18, 2011

Section: Curiosity

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