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UK Design Profs Start Materials Re-Usage Website

Tracy Cordingley and Jamie Billing, product design professors at the UK's Nottingham Trent University, have launched a website that's something like …

The 'Balloon Chair' Will Elevate Your Home Decor Game

Japanese design studio h220430 takes furniture design to soaring new heights.<p>Taking a page from Larry Walters' schematics notebook, Japanese design studio h220430 takes an uplifting approach to their newest seating design, <i>Balloon Chair</i>. Seemingly suspended in midair, the wall-mounted seat isn't …

30+ Gorgeous Typography Based Sites

Sites Dedicated to Typography<p>This section of the post contains sites that are not only built with beautiful typography, but are also great resources …

This tiny prefab solution to Finland’s housing shortage can pop up in 24 hours

Are portable, prefabricated homes a viable short-term answer to severe housing shortages? Finnish students of the Aalto University School of Arts …

The Top 6 Design & Engineering Jobs of 2030

Advanced technologies such as robotics, 3D printing, artificial intelligence and generative design are changing the way things are designed and made. …

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Though Grovemade began in 2009 as a maker of bamboo cases for the iPhone, the intention to be more than a “case company” was always a part of its …

13 Ideas For Creating A More Manly Masculine Bathroom

Although men typically don’t spend as much time as women do in the bathroom, it doesn’t mean that the bathroom shouldn’t cater to their design needs …

How Can Design Consultancies Track Down Clients?

Share your best tips for our Core77 Discussion Topic of the Week<p>This week we bring you our pressing topic of the moment straight from our …

This Designer Invented The Ultimate Font Finder

Spector is a pocket-sized gadget that takes the detective work out of identifying fonts and colors.<p>There are certain celebrity fonts that get so much play, they’re instantly recognizable. (Looking at you, Helvetica, Comic Sans, and Times New Roman.) But it can be frustrating to sleuth the true …

To Turn on This Lamp, You'll First Have to Surrender Your Smartphone...

The Tranquillo lamp wants to help you focus<p>As I sit on my couch writing what's sure to be another titillating session of <i>In the Details</i>, I can't help …

Weekly Roundup: Apple Design Awards, Google Fonts, Hipstory and more.

It's the end of the week, it's time for the <b>Weekly Roundup</b> where we curated our most interesting, inspiring and innovating news of the week. Time to …

Freaking Adorable Furoshiki

Traditional Japanese carry-alls with a smart, cuddly design<p>Need an incentive to bring your own bag to the store? Want to teach your kiddos the value …

The Home Spa Reimagined, from a Dutch-Finnish Designer

In the shopkeeper’s apartment at Egg, one of our favorite London shops, architect Jonathan Tuckey worked with Studio Anna van der Lei to install one …

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4 Smart Ways To Plan Your Living Room Layout

How to arrange living room furniture based on the space and your personal style.<p>You've finally overcome the major design challenge of finding a cohesive group of living room furnishings you love. But now you're faced with an equally tricky task: Finding the perfect place to put it all.<p>If arranging …

For Designers: Common Typography Mistakes You Will Probably Make

<b>Typography is one</b> of the key elements of design work. Like other aspects of design, it’s not as simple as slapping things together; perfecting you …

ingo maurer launches spyre lamp designed by ron arad

jun 18, 2016<p>ingo maurer translates ron arad's spyre sculpture as a functional luminaire<p><b>ingo maurer translates ron arad’s spyre sculpture as a</b> …

bent oak to design an anti-chair

<b>clark bardsley uses steam-bent oak to design an anti-chair</b><br>(above) arm is designed to fit over any everyday seat and transform it into something …

A Three-Legged Wooden Chair By Milk Design

Hong Kong-based practice Milk Design teamed up with design studio ELMO to create the ‘Wong’ chair, a minimal wooden seating piece that explores the …

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