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Colorful Tables from an Etsy Star

Here’s a true story of our age: When Etsy, the digital storefront specializing in the handmade and vintage, was looking to furnish their headquarters …

Ribbons by Cliff Garten Studio

Cliff Garten Studio have designed Ribbons, a site specific artwork for the Art and Architecture Program of the GSA Courtyard of the Federal Building …

Living Lamps: More Like Desktop Pets Than a Light Source (and Who Doesn't Want One of Those?)

Junior isn't just a task light. Like Bob de Graaf's "Species of Illumination," Junior is a whimsical living lamp that depends on your breath to keep …

Carl Jurisch's 1957 Motoplan Concept: Personal Transportation Via Self-Propelled Sidecar

Many American cities have this problem, but it's most obvious in sprawling Los Angeles: When you're trapped in bumper-to-bumper on the 405, you look …

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reLEAF Rainwater Collector for Teracrea

The Swiss design duo at Fulguro has designed a series of products for the Italian company Teracrea, who partners with designers to create ideas for …

Make Room: Where Modern Design Meets Craft

I was pretty excited when I found out that the American Craft Council was working with interior designers on a unique project called <i>Make Room: Modern</i> …

12 Reasons to Eat at the Kitchen Counter

Back in the days of June Cleaver, it was the eat-in kitchen that signalled success. These days it’s a well-turned-out, preferably oversized, kitchen …

The Geometric Paper Torso, Now with DIY Templates and Tutorials | Colossal

<p>A year ago I wrote about this amazing geometric paper torso designed by artist Horst Kiechle. At the time the piece wasn’t actually complete as he …

2013 Releases from B&B Italia

<i>Above:</i> Hive Ottoman by atelier oï<p>B&B Italia’s 2013 home collection was recently revealed in Milan with pieces for just about every area of the home. …

From Tech to Texture: Aurelie Tu of Craftedsystems

I could not be more excited to talk to Aurelie Tu. Not only do I admire what she’s doing with Craftedsystems, but I can’t get enough of the gorgeous …

House on the Bay by Andrea Ponsi with Jensen Architects

Part of Marin Living: Home Tours, House on the Bay, designed by Italian architect Andrea Ponsi with Jensen Architects as architect on record, sits on …

PANTONE UNIVERSE Paint Collection by Valspar

Global color authority Pantone partnered with Valspar paint to bring a new line of paint exclusively to Lowe’s called PANTONE UNIVERSE Paint …

A Herman Miller Couch For Easy Sitting (And Easy Moving)

Just thinking about trying to maneuver a sofa up the stairs, around the bannisters and through the doorway is enough to give even the sanest, strongest person the cold sweats. Generally, the same qualities that make couches ideal for lounging–generous depth, cushy heft–render them complete and …

Articles about design shop we love future perfect sf on Dwell.com - Dwell

When David Alhadeff opened The Future Perfect in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, in 2003, he made it his mission to showcase new and...<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for innovative Canadian design run through 10 of their current favorites.<p>Marcel Breuer’s Wassily chair, the Eames lounge …

Organic-Shaped Sofa Design for Modern Spaces With a Twist

Milan-based Inoda+Sveje Design Studio developed an elegant seating project entitled IS Sofa. The original shape of the unit and its vivid blue color …

Less is More: Beautiful And Simple Home Designed in Villarcayo, Spain

Reflecting the sky’s serenity of a summer evening, with its ground-burned-by-the-sun sweet scent, the <b>house in Villarcayo</b>, Spain, is a nice place to …

Gothenburg’s Exquisite Side: Small Apartment Tastefully Designed

The tasteful Scandinavian design strikes again! Alvhem Makleri & Interior presents another gorgeous Gothenburg small, all-white apartment, …

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Chic And Timeless Nordic Apartment Design

A Nordic interior is usually characterized by the black and white color scheme, minimalist interior and sometimes shabby chic details. This Stockholm …

50 Cozy And Inviting Barn Living Rooms

Barn renovations are very often today because it’s a great idea to change an old space into a modern house without building – it won’t cost so much. …

yoshichika takagi: house k constructed like a tiny village landscape under a single roof, the wood-clad home offers both privacy and the secret adventure of urban exploration, indoors. see more: http://www.designboom.com/architecture/yoshichika-takagi-house-k/

witherford watson mann architects: astley castle renovation an ancient, abandoned royal castle in the english countryside is brought to new life in a sensitive restoration and renovation project. see more: http://www.designboom.com/architecture/witherford-watson-mann-architects-astley-castle-renovation/

The Best in Design: A’ Design Award Winners 2013

Each year, A’ Design Award and Competition seeks out the best in design globally and across multiple categories to award the very best designs with …

Blank White Box: Whole New Extreme for Minimalist Homes

Japanese domestic design has always been simple if not minimal, and lately, the trend has gone to new extremes, but, even still, this may break the …

Manhattan Micro Loft by Specht Harpman Architects

It’s really hard to make 425 square feet look spacious but Specht Harpman Architects managed to do just that in this once awkward New York City …