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Dobrobox & Dobrostol Concrete Decor by Ekaterina Vagurina

Russian product designer Ekaterina Vagurina is working on a new collection of designs that use concrete as a main material.<p>Dobrobox is a cutlery box …

Izabela Bołoz designs two-legged bench to lean against walls

Eindhoven designer and artist Izabela Bołoz has created a wooden bench with only two legs that is designed to rest against a wall.<p>"Leaning Bench …

The Makings of Luxury accessories collection demonstrates contemporary craft techniques

<b>Clerkenwell Design Week 2014:</b> curator Nick Wiltshire assembled a micro-exhibition highlighting the relevance of craft in contemporary design for the …

Silvia Fado designs impact absorbers for more comfortable high-heeled shoes

Footwear designer Silvia Fado has used hydraulic pistons and rubber balls in the heels of these shoes, aiming to improve the wearability of high …

Bhold Design's Heat Buffering Bholdable Tumbler

No traditional method could produce bhold design's ceramic bholdable tumbler. But, thanks to the wonders of 3D printing, its beautiful and unique shape can be crafted without molds or ceramic wheels. The three perforations on its side are more than just charming design flourishes; they're …

Unconventional Stools from UHURU

Though Brooklyn's furniture brand UHURU was founded in 2004, it wasn't until the debut of their 2010 collection of repurposed Coney Island boardwalk planks that UHURU went from a small design and build shop to having a piece in the permanent collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. In …

Hafod Grange's Botanical Taxidermy

The Welsh company Hafod Grange (named after the estate in which it resides) has been making paperweights—and only paperweights—for the past three decades, and photos do not do their results justice. Their botanical paperweights in particular are what caught us off guard: daffodils, open thistles, …

Chairing Your Dirty Laundry: 'Martino Hamper' by Brandon Washington

Brandon Washington's Martino Hamper may look like a fugitive from Dr. Frankenstein's menagerie of forgotten K-Mart furniture, but it belies a playful …

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Beautifully Rare Stones Produced from Layers of Old Car Paint

On a daily basis, we are surrounded by art within our everyday world. Fordite (aka Detroit agate) is a stunning example of the phenomena that can occur before our very eyes. Initially, these beautiful gems appear to be naturally produced rock. In fact, though, the colorfully captivating stones are …

Tiles Made From Hard-to-Recycle Cathode Ray Tubes (CRT)

Ever think about those old TVs we used to have long before our beloved flat panels? Those big, boxy television sets, along with computer monitors, …

Particles

Grillo Portable: The Sculptural Grill that Opens Like an Umbrella

I grew up treasuring the days my dad would head out to refill the propane tank for the cumbersome grill we bought him for some birthday or Father's …

Portable

Designing for Step Stools

Storage that's hard to reach—the rafters in garages, the top shelves of kitchen cabinets, bedroom closets and tall bookcases—is a common problem in …

Sarah Lucas uses concrete breeze blocks to create first furniture range

<b>Milan 2014:</b> British artist Sarah Lucas presents her debut furniture collection, made from concrete blocks and MDF, in Milan tonight (+ slideshow).<p>The …

Simply…The String Table

As you might have guessed from the name, the heart of this design is a single thread that keeps it all together. This otherwise insignificant …

Sculptures from an Imagined Outer Space by Yoskay Yamamoto - The Fox Is Black

Many people, including me, are fascinated by outer space. The movements of the NASA Curiosity Rover on Mars are carefully recorded and obsessively …

Sink AND Shower

Two in One combines the functionality of both a shower and sink faucet into one object. How?! Thanks to a sealed, jointed arm, the user simply …

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Hibou, I Love You

This vase is a radio. This radio is an elegant vase. Both are beautiful lies, because it is yet another heartbreakingly unavailable prototype and you …

Professional Juggler Creates Crazy Hinge System

Sweden-based Erik Åberg has created a rather crazy system of hinging cubes together. Even more interesting is his background: Åberg is a professional …

Mathematics

The Same, But Different

Metropolis is a project designed to express two opposing bedside tables- one representing day and the other night. The overall shape of the tables …

Wooden table by Ruben Beckers weighs just 4.5 kilograms

<b>Cologne 2014:</b> a grid of thin wooden strips supports the surface of this table by German designer Ruben Beckers to make it extremely lightweight (+ …

Crown Vase by Lambert Rainville creates freestanding flower arrangements

This vase by London designer Lambert Rainville supports flowers in a free-standing arrangement by holding their stems halfway up.<p>The prototype Crown …

Clock face made from worn sanding disc

Created by Quinten Peuling and Wisse Trooster of qoowl are the Hand of Time clocks that are made using a worn sanding disk.<p>The clocks will be on …

Ono Bridge Table by SUGUI Design

SUGUI Design have created the Ono Bridge Table made from wood and black Swarovski crystals for Picchio Furniture Design.<p>Description<p>A dining table …