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Alkilu’s TripLit is the first portable OLED device. Hang it from a tree, prop it up on a desk or use it to light your tent – the TripLit has three …
The vast majority of folding furniture isn't exactly known for being elegant, or even that easy to store when it's not in use. But Bookniture's …Furniture
Rising Danish fashion and textile designer Line Sander Johansen emerged from graduate school in 2012 with plenty of commercial interest in her work, but a disinclination to send her garments "out of the country for production far away, not having my hands on them anymore." Instead, she did the …
All struggling hometowns need a Natalie Chanin. For more than a decade, we've watched with interest as the former NYC-based stylist returned to her roots, founding her own organic cotton fashion company, Alabama Chanin, in Florence, Alabama. She also publishes sewing books, runs a cafe and …
Industrial spaces don't have to be sleek and minimal and cold. One of our favorite new looks is one we're calling 'industrial bohemian': raw, …Bohemian
Emerging Objects, frontrunners in the 3D printing industry, has developed a 3D-printed ceramic “Cool Brick” that uses nothing but water to cool homes …Natural Resources
Carole Nicholson of Allsteel will join us at Dwell on Design Los Angeles to discuss her innovative ReFRAME recycling initiative.Housing
Northmodern 2015: American designer Shane Schneck has created a silicone lamp for Danish brand Menu that can be used in four different …Silicone
Looking for a way to keep your work surfaces clutter free? Connecticut design firm Layer x Layer proposes going vertical with its tree-shaped, dip-dyed table clamps that serve as decorative catchalls. Based in Milford, Connecticut, Layer x Layer is run by architect Patrick Turiello and industrial …
Viennese artists Annika Hakala and Lisa Looping of HoopioSis perform mesmerizing choreography using LED hula hoops. Be sure to watch in HD.
Their website HoopioSis has more videos and explains the genesis of the project:
The seed of co-working between the two hoop ladies was immediately planted when …
In their new Terroir Project collection, designers Jonas Edvard and Nikolaj Steenfatt have created a line of sustainable furniture inspired by the …Sustainable Design
Red, yellow, blue, and beyond: gain inspiration from our favorite electric-hued spaces from our pages.Kitchens
The Moonshine Lamp Company makes beautiful lights out of booze bottles, such as the Crystal Skull Sconce and the eight-bottle chandelier; but they also make lights out of hardcovers, including one made from Jeremy Scahill's superb investigative 2007 book Blackwater. (via Neatorama) Moonshine Lamp …
Graduates Jonas Edvard and Nikolaj Steenfatt have used a new material made from seaweed and paper to create a chair and a collection of pendant lamps
If you let it, January can be one of the bleakest, chilliest months on the calendar. After all, the sparkle of the holidays has come and gone, the …Spring Equinox
Small-scale fittings, blackboards walls and round toilet cubicles are incorporated into this kindergarten in Japan, designed by architecture studios …Japan
From interesting mirrors to ugly marble to cut crystal to moody minimalism: our predictions of the design trends that will define 2015.
Above: Moody, luxe minimalism; our favorite practitioners include Dimore Studio (shown), Faye Toogood, Joseph Dirand, and Nicolas Schuybroeck.
Cut crystal makes a …
Forty-two identical windows puncture the exterior of this house in Japan by Tato Architects, which also features a staircase that leads onto a piece …Architecture
French artist Edouard Martinet makes incredibly detailed metal animal sculptures from recycled bicycle parts and typewriter keys, among other …
Books can be stored beneath the wide steps of this staircase, designed by Zminkowska De Boise Architects to connect the two halves of a split-level …England
After spending several years living within the concrete confines of Manhattan, designer Bill Hovard began to get the itch that befalls many a …Barns
Remember a while back I made a beautiful winter wreath from an old horse harness?
You can check it out here.
I used horseshoes as part of the …
2 DIY: Old Skateboards into Furniture
“Creative Recycling”, is the third of five interactive workshops from Converse. Taking place now through Spring …Skateboarding
What if you could capture the night sky and bring the light of countless shining stars indoors? Budapest-based design duo Anna Farkas and Miklós …LED Lamp
A white spiral staircase is one of several modern interventions that Elisabete Saldanha has added to this traditional farmhouse in Portugal.Architecture
Izmade has developed a plan to collect and recycle tomato sauce cans into Margherita, a beautiful and sustainable lamp.Pizza
Tokyo-based ARTechnic Japan designed Shell Residence, an organic-shaped, long-lasting, strong weekends' residence in Karuizawa forest, Japan.Japan