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How Apparatu and Studio Furthermore are Pushing Material Boundaries

How Apparatu and Studio Furthermore are Pushing Material Boundaries

Apparatu and Studio Furthermore explore materials in unique ways: one using composite, the other volcanic ash. On the Kitchen Table Xavier Mañosa is founder of Apparatu, a design and ceramics…

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March 13, 2018

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9 Emerging Female Product Designers You Should Know

9 Emerging Female Product Designers You Should Know

From experimentations in material to elegant furniture, here are 9 emerging female product designers who are on top of their game.

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March 6, 2018

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What to Expect From Salone del Mobile 2018

What to Expect From Salone del Mobile 2018

Salone del Mobile 2018, the 57th edition of the world’s biggest furniture event, is only weeks away. Here’s what to experience.

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March 6, 2018

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6 Exciting Tech Products for the Visually Impaired

6 Exciting Tech Products for the Visually Impaired

Tech products for the visually impaired are continually improving. And these wearables use haptic feedback, OLED headsets and deep learning to help users navigate the world.

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March 5, 2018

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How Designer Faye Toogood Put the Trade back in Trade Shows

How Designer Faye Toogood Put the Trade back in Trade Shows

Faye Toogood challenged 50 designers to determine the value of their own work by swapping one of their products for one of hers.

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February 27, 2018

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Head Shop to High-End: The Evolution of Pot Dispensary Design

Head Shop to High-End: The Evolution of Pot Dispensary Design

As the march toward legalization continues, so goes the neighbourhood head shop. Weed is now being purveyed like high-end sneakers, aimed at attracting design connoisseurs. Here are three shops getting ahead of the curve.

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February 27, 2018

Section: Interiors

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Toronto is Hosting a Celebration of Italian Radical Design

Toronto is Hosting a Celebration of Italian Radical Design

Italian Radical Design took the nation by storm 50 years ago. A new show in Toronto collects, and celebrates, objects and ephemera from the movement.

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February 23, 2018

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The Creative Rebirth of Terrazzo has Serious Flecks Appeal

The Creative Rebirth of Terrazzo has Serious Flecks Appeal

Centuries-old terrazzo is undergoing a major renaissance. Here are a few examples of how it’s being reimagined in a contemporary context.

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February 23, 2018

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5 Canadian-Made Wearables That Give Athletes a Tech Advantage

5 Canadian-Made Wearables That Give Athletes a Tech Advantage

To gain that all-important competitive edge, Olympians are increasingly turning to technology. Here are five Canadian-made wearables that are helping athletes optimize their performance.

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February 12, 2018

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5 Lovely Launches from the Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018

5 Lovely Launches from the Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018

Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018 is underway in Sweden. Here are five beautiful new collections that are launching at the event.

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February 9, 2018

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