Irfan Darian

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When Braun made a toothbrush

In a way, Oral B and Braun are a match made in heaven. They both push boundaries innovation, creating products that aren’t just functionally …

Oral-B

Solar Panels and Eco-Sensitive Design Create Smart Home in Sonoran Desert

Nestled in the arid landscape of the <i>Sonoran Desert</i>, this contemporary residence aims to find that perfect balance between an inviting living …

Solar Panels

Six Unique Lightsabers Inspired By Dieter Rams, Eames And Other Design Heroes

Dieter Rams<p><b>During a lunch</b> session at San Francisco and Austin-based design and research firm Y Studios, a passion project mashing together <i>Star Wars</i> …

Why Anyone Who Loves Design Should Visit Bauhaus Dessau

Ninety years after it was constructed, the campus of the legendary school still offers inspiration and lessons on great design<p>German architect Walter Gropius founded the Bauhaus school in 1919 with the intent of reimagining the material world by integrating all of the arts. The guiding principle of …

20 Lessons Of Design

Once upon a time, design was considered unimportant among most top business leaders, a secondary realm prowled by precious egotists and aesthetes.<p>At best, design was an afterthought, like slapping a coat of paint on an already-built house or adding a cool tail fin to a finished product.<p>No more. …

Articles about you-can-now-buy-minimalist-toaster-rice-cooker-and-kettle-japanese-retailer-muji on Dwell.com - Dwell

Naoto Fukasawa’s new line of kitchen appliances for Muji embodies subtle sophistication.<p>Construction in a controlled factory setting means these cozy prefab cabins are not only space-efficient, but also carefully...<p>With their standard sizes, inherent durability, bright exteriors, and global …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Paper Display

The <i>Paper Display</i> is an elegant magazine holder that can be used for showcasing photos and loose sheets of paper, too. Made of slipcast stoneware, …

Crafting

Forget CGI, This Stunning Animation Was Made With School Supplies

It’s remarkable that the materials used to create the stunning world for Son Lux’s new music video, “Change is Everything,” can be found at any …

Animation

30 Weeks: An Experimental New Design School, Backed By Google

Design superpowers of the world have united to create an experimental new school. Will it work?<p>Following Apple’s success, many companies are finally starting to recognize the crucial role design plays in building a desirable (and profitable) product. Yet very few companies are actually founded and …