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In the studio with Aldo Bakker

In the studio with Aldo Bakker

His first career was in jewelry design. But Aldo Bakker, 40, has become one of Amsterdam’s leading makers of finely crafted furniture and tabletop accessories.

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May 27, 2011

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Table lamps that look sweet enough to eat

Table lamps that look sweet enough to eat

The Campana Brothers of Brazil have launched a line of wildly original table lamps using the colourful rubbery resin made famous by New York-based Italian designer Gaetano Pesce.

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May 25, 2011

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Roundup: The greenest fabrics and rugs

Roundup: The greenest fabrics and rugs

Material innovations like Kvadrat’s Waterborn are joined by super-modern wall coverings and carpets from Ruckstuhl, Conrad Shades and more made from the natural-fibres of fast-growing grasses and plants like sisal, hemp, jute, banana, and soy.

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May 19, 2011

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Azure in NYC: Pratt Institute teams up with Cappellini

Azure in NYC: Pratt Institute teams up with Cappellini

Industrial design students at New York’s Pratt Institute recently enjoyed an opportunity that many young designers would probably kill for – the chance to develop product prototypes under the guidance of Italian furniture company Cappellini.

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May 17, 2011

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Azure in NYC: Remembering Tobias Wong

Azure in NYC: Remembering Tobias Wong

Brokenoff Brokenoff at Gallery R’Pure, ending today, honours Wong’s subversive art-design work.

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May 17, 2011

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Azure in NYC: Matt Gagnon in NoHo

Azure in NYC: Matt Gagnon in NoHo

California’s Matt Gagnon builds lamps on the fly in the front window of The Future Perfect design shop in NoHo.

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May 15, 2011

Section: Interiors

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Azure in NYC: McMasterpieces in NoHo

Azure in NYC: McMasterpieces in NoHo

In the NoHo Design District, find furnishings exclusively made from parts by hardware supplier McMaster-Carr for the second edition of McMasterpieces.

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May 15, 2011

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Azure in NYC: Tools at Schools

Azure in NYC: Tools at Schools

A team of 44 grade eight students from The School at Columbia University worked with Bernhardt Design and New York design firm Aruliden to reinvent the classroom.

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May 15, 2011

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Azure in NYC: Foscarini finds a home in Manhattan

Azure in NYC: Foscarini finds a home in Manhattan

This fall, the Italian lighting manufacturer Foscarini will raise its North American profile with the opening of a flagship showroom on Greene Street in New York’s SoHo.

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May 14, 2011

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Azure in NYC: Harry Allen’s Brazilian touch

Azure in NYC: Harry Allen’s Brazilian touch

In Manhattan’s East Village, Harry Allen showcases his new pieces for Brazil’s Nó da Terra and Vialight.

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May 14, 2011

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