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La Eva, Chair Design by David Ortiz

La Eva, a clever chair design concept by David Ortiz.<p>David Ortiz is a San Luis Potosi, Mexico based industrial designer. The talented designer has …

Furniture

Long Brick House

Booked for ever A long brick house by Foldes Architects, Hungary<p>Minimalist design meets everlasting intellectual values. Temple of books shaped into …

Fossil: Tiles Inspired by Prehistoric Imprints on Rock Formations

Polish multidisciplinary designer Kasia Zareba designed the Fossil tile collection where she interpreted prehistoric imprints of plants and animals …

California law change sparks nationwide demand for flame-retardant-free furniture

A change in one state’s building code is not something you’d expect to reverberate through multiple industries. But that’s precisely what happened when California enacted a rule known as TB-117 back in the 1970s. The rule, which required that materials inside furniture – such as foam – meet certain …

HALFWAY Sofa

Consisting of 90 cm-wide modules, <i>Halfway</i> is a minimalist sofa that allows the user to make custom arrangements. Depending on the combinations it can …

A Classic Swedish Kitchen Sofa Gets a Modern Update

In the past, kitchen sofas were very common in Swedish homes, acting as a sofa/bench for the kitchen table that also turned into a bed. Due to the …

A Visit to espoo.

My cousin lived in Belgium for a few years and now I’m kicking myself for not visiting her. If I’d done so, I could have visited espoo., a boutique …

Sitting Pretty with Knoll’s Modern Lounge Chairs

<i>The following post is brought to you by 2Modern. Our partners are hand-picked by the Design Milk team because they represent the best in design.</i><p>Knoll …

Sheila O’Donnell and John Tuomey Awarded Britain’s Highest Architecture Prize

The Irish architects were awarded the Royal Institute of British Architect’s Royal Gold Medal for lifetime achievements in architecture.<p>The U.K.’s professional architecture association, the Royal Institute of British Architects, has named Sheila O’Donnell and John Tuomey of the Dublin-based firm …

Olson Kundig's First Retrospective Opens in Nebraska

Today, <b>Olson Kundig Architects</b>’ first-ever retrospective <b>Anthology</b> opened its doors at Omaha’s KANEKO. Spanning five decades of Olson Kundig work, the …

Diébédo Francis Kéré and Architectural Energy in Burkina Faso

"Architecture is much more than art. And it is by far more than just building buildings" says award winning Burkina Faso architect Diébédo Francis …

Before & After: Recycled Pallet Pops With New Purpose

As upcycled projects go, this one is pretty impressive. Using recycled wooden pallets, Jack created a piece of DIY furniture that barely resembles …

NYC's Newest Shake Shack Gets Decked Out with Recycled Furniture

Care for a side of recycled furniture with that burger? Famed New York burger chain Shake Shack recently opened its latest branch in DUMBO, Brooklyn, …

Recycled Noah's Ark-Inspired Sculpture Pops Up at New York Park

A modern-day Noah’s Ark has popped up at a park in Queens, New York. The overturned boat sculpture made of recycled materials was designed by …

Wolveridge Architects Use Almost All Recycled Timber to Build Beautiful Blairgowrie House in Australia

Wolveridge Architects built Blairgowrie House for a young Australian family moving away from Melbourne. A seaside home built into the side of a sand …

Emeco's New Su Stool Captures the Spirit of the Navy Chair With Recycled Materials

Design lovers are sure to be familiar with Emeco‘s 1006 Navy Chair – a classic seat that was originally designed for the US Navy but found popular …

Associated Press News

Tiny Taku Tanku Mobile Shelter is Carved Out of Recycled Rainwater Tanks

New York-based architects Stereotank have an established practice designing interactive installations and oversized musical instruments and have …

Sydney Architecture Students Build Pavilion From 2000 Recycled Cardboard Tubes

1/14<p>Cardboard Tube Pavilion<p>Last fall, a group of architecture students from the University of New South Wales constructed a temporary pavilion out of …

Architecture

Poszetka Workshop & Showroom / Grzegorz Layer

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In Katowice an old and abandoned textile factory gained a new life after several months of extensive …

A Garage Behind a Cafe Becomes a Design Studio

After three years in practice, Jen Clark Design moved into a double garage space situated behind a cafe in the urban area of Melbourne’s North …

Casa BC / 3ARCH

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house as a den. A place of isolation for reflection and rest, detached from the urban context and …

Architecture

Architizer

Articles about stunning modern cabins and hideouts new book on Dwell.com - Dwell

In need of new accommodations for its campers, Wildwood State Park called on New York City-based design firm WXY to design a...<p>Designed by Los Angeles architect Jenny Wu, the LACE collection is uniquely geometric.<p>One of the best parts of working at Dwell is the neverending onslaught of modern home …

Architecture

Adjustable Desk Accessory Transforms a Sitting Desk into a Standing One

Many of us spend most of our day sitting down and have probably heard about how detrimental it is to our health. A standing desk is great way to combat the negative effects of sitting, but not everyone wants to buy an entirely new piece of furniture. The <i>LIFT</i> by Phoenix-based company iSkelter is a …

Wooden Spiral Staircase Has Fanning Steps Flowing Into Graceful Form

We've marveled over a number of beautiful staircases recently, and the <i>Risa</i> by Norwegian architect Tron Meyer is no different. The modern spiral staircase is made entirely from locally-sourced laminated wood that's formed into graceful, curving steps. Normally, you'd see something like this …

3D Printing Rescues Frank Lloyd Wright’s Annie Pfeiffer Chapel

Did you know the largest architectural enclave of architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s work in the world is located on a Floridian college campus? …

Frank Lloyd Wright

A Historic Levantine Apartment in Turkey Gets a Modern Update

The Gabriel Apartment is a modern renovation of a historic building which was originally designed by Italian architect Guglielmo Semprini, one of the …