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Samsung's New Kitchen Appliances are Chef-Tested, Chef-Approved

For a new line of premium kitchen appliances, Samsung pushes design over connectivity.<p>For all the buzz about "connected home" appliances at this year’s International CES in Las Vegas, one of the pioneers in that field—Samsung—bucked the trend by introducing a line of premium kitchen appliances that …

Kitchens

OKSA: Branch Inspired Fireplace Tools

Oksa is a set of fireplace tools made of tubular steel, keeping them light and easy to carry. Oksa, which means “branch” in Finnish, was created by …

Curator: An iPad App For Designers & Visual Thinkers

Curator is a newly launched iPad app that’s tailored specifically for designers and visual thinkers, i.e., for us! It’s essentially a new visual …

Four Light Packable Down Jackets

Big, bulky down jackets are reassuringly hefty in the harshest winter weather. But they all have one critical design flaw: It's less less likely that you would bring such a jacket along on a camping or climbing expedition if it doesn't fit in your backpack—and the warmest jacket in the world can’t …

Backpacking

Dwell

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Home Tours

Business Content Editing Tips

Defining “quality content” is difficult. <b>A useful approach is to look at the editing process</b>, because editing is where content theory is translated …

Seating That Can Be Used for Sharing, Chilling or Hiding

Dutch design house TOOtheZOO’s line of multifunctional benches called TOOaPICNIC takes seating to a whole new level. The series, designed by Jules …

Furniture

The Floyd Leg

by Emily Bihl<p>Furnishing a new home can be a daunting task for anyone, but for those who tend to regularly relocate, it's an even greater challenge. Furniture shopping oftentimes inspires a special blend of dread and guilt at the thought of having to transport new purchases, or leave them behind. …

Furniture

Analog for Dummies

If you’re like me, you probably wear a watch out of habit and less for actually telling the time. After all, it’s just easier to look at your phone! …

RIPPLE Floating Vase

This beautiful vase is shaped like ripples in the water. It floats stunningly in a vessel filled with water once a small flower is placed into its …

Forum Frenzy: Real Designers Ship

Early in my career I was introduced to the phrase "real designers ship," which I took to mean "until you get something in production, you don't know …

Sylvain Toulouse – Personal Identity

Sylvain Toulouse – Identity and Stationary Package.<p>The aim of this personal identity is to stand out from the designers crowd and all the numerous …

Personal Identity

Innovative Disappearing Bed Design Expands Living Space

For anyone looking to maximize on a small amount of living space, this innovative bed design is the perfect solution! Architects Julie Nabucet and Marc Baillargeon teamed up to convert a tiny 130-square-foot space into a functional apartment for a student living in Paris. They used every bit of …

Furniture