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3D-Printed Nests Bring Birds Back Into Cities

A team of architects and designers have come together to explore how 3D printing technology can help our flying friends. Printednest aims to bring birds back into cities with its 3D-printed bird feeders. As 3D Print states, “Designed to adhere to the smooth, exterior surfaces of urban structures …

Lighting Made From Layered Felt

Feltology is a collection of lighting that takes a look at felt as a material and aims to showcase its wonderful qualities. Designed by Lorenzo Polo, …

Heath Ceramics Launches Mural, A Multidimensional Pattern

Legendary pottery makers Heath Ceramics have launched Mural, the latest in their series of pre-configured pattern combinations for tile. The first in …

11 Futuristic Kitchen Gadgets That Will Change The Way You Cook

These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.<p>These tools may not be on the market yet, but someday they'll change your life.

North Carolina

Borselius attempts to perfect traditional street lighting with Halo

<b>Stockholm 2015:</b> Swedish designer Stefan Borselius has designed a globe-shaped outdoor light for streets and parks.<p>Created for Swedish lighting brand …

Loulou/Hoda: A Contemporary Reconstruction of Lebanese Furniture

david/nicolas is a Beirut-based design studio behind the Loulou/Hoda exhibit, a reinterpretation of a traditional Lebanese household with a …

TWINS: Genetically Similar Chairs

Alberto Sánchez, of MUT Design, designed a pair of chairs for EXPORMIM that stand on their own but carry the same DNA. Each of the TWINS chairs has …

Design

Cokick Around Here

Cokick is a conceptual shuttlecock with a digital display. Its makes for a fun and interactive game amongst a group of players. It imbibes physical …

The Right Uberella

Featuring a three-digit combination locking mechanism, the Uberella is a clever umbrella redesign. The handle clasp lock minimizes theft and ensures …

Industrial Design

Teen Can Play Guitar Thanks To A 3D-Printed Prosthetic Hand

Diego Corredor wanted to play guitar but lost his right hand at birth. While he could use a prosthesis to grab a glass of water or pick up objects, he wasn’t able to hold a pick and strum the strings. Then a group of makers at 3D Gluck came along.<p>The team worked with Corredor, who lives in …

Do We Need Stricter Design Protection Laws?

Are crappy knockoffs really something manufacturers should be scared of?<p>Is there anything wrong with knocking-off a 50-year-old design? Tony Ash, managing director of Vitra, thinks so. Ash has written an opinion piece over at Dezeen, arguing for stricter design protection laws in his native Europe, …

Selling

Articles about best-chair-moments-our-february-issue on Dwell.com - Dwell

America’s largest design event celebrates its most successful year yet.<p>The writers and photographers that made our September 2016 issue possible.<p>The writers and photographers that made our July/August 2016 issue possible.<p>The writers and photographers that made our October 2016 issue …

Furniture and Textiles Inspired by the Body

Inspired by the relationship between a body and its clothing, Mestiz is a line of furniture and textiles that represents dressing up. Working with …

Best Trips 2015

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s India’s literary hub or Switzerland’s mountain majesty, these 20 go-now destinations will send you packing.

The Temporary Tattoo That Tests Blood Sugar

An electronic sensor may mean the end of finger pricking.<p>A painful prick of the fingertip reveals a mountain of medical information for many diabetes patients. But health professionals have long struggled to find a reliable and painless way to gather blood sugar measurements. Just last year, Google …

Diabetes

How iPhone health gadgets could change what 'see your doctor' means

Apple's Health app had a quiet rollout in late 2014, and months later many iOS users still aren't sure how the platform works on their new (or newly …

Apple

DIY Colorful Wooden Geometric Planters

Looking for some creative gift ideas this holiday? These <b>wooden geometric planters</b> are colorful and bold, perfect for the friend or family member that …

Tag: High/Low Design

Appliances: 3 Attractive Window Air Conditioners, High to Low<p>by Julie Carlson<p>Dear Breakfast: A Whitewashed, Architectural Cafe in Lisbon, High/Low …

Sofa

High/Low: The Half-Moon Table Lamp

We’re always on the lookout for well-designed table lamps, and particularly during these dark weeks of winter. Here’s a trio of half-moon lamps, all …

Furniture

Fresh Accessory to Liven Up Modern Desks: The Eco Pot by Kononenkoid

With our enthusiasm for plants, well-crafted wood and desk items, the <b>Eco Pot</b> designed by Ukrainian studio Kononenkoid hit a soft spot. The lovely …

Teresa van Dongen's bioluminescent lamp is "a new way to create light"

<b>Dezeen and MINI Frontiers:</b> Dutch designer Teresa van Dongen explains how she created a lamp powered by bioluminescent bacteria usually found on …

Eindhoven

Precarious Bridges and Towers of Balanced Rocks by Michael Grab | Colossal

<p>Working only with rocks, gravity, and patience, artist Michael Grab (previously) builds precarious towers and bridges that seem to defy gravity. …

The Bullarum Light Series by Intueri Light

New Hungarian design studio Intueri Light consists of Krisztián Mécs and József Hegedűs. They design by instinct – specifically intuition, and their …

30 Weird And Awesome Inventions

The line between crazy and ingenious is often a very thin one, and sometimes ideas that sound great in your head should really only stay there. On …