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Nanocellulose Fibreboard is an all-natural replacement for MDF and moulded plastic

Graduate shows 2015: Royal College of Art graduate YunTing Lin has created a new material from plant fibres and naturally fermented cellulose, and …

Plastic

Sebastian Cox designs "urban rustic" kitchen for DeVol

British designer-craftsman Sebastian Cox has designed a kitchen for English brand DeVol that features rough-sawn timber and panels of woven beech.

The …

Woodworking

Tristan Roland Design transforms salvaged materials into elegant furniture

Salvaged and reappropriated, Tristan Roland Design turns throw-away-furniture into reusable objects for the interior. Everyday objects intrigue …

Furniture

Hampstead loft conversion by Alexander Martin features "a new twist on the hidden library door"

A bookshelf slides back to reveal a secret study inside this loft, renovated by architect Alexander Martin for an Arts and Crafts-style house in …

Architecture

LED cloud lights

The battery-powered LED cloud is handmade in Australia and projects a moon and stars on the ceiling above.

(via Red Ferret)

Cory Doctorow

A Tribeca Pied-à-Terre with French Doors and Stealth Storage

New York designer Magdalena Keck says that pied-à-terres are her dream projects: "You get to know people from across the globe and work with them to realize their dreams." In the case of her most recent overhaul, Keck's client was a São Paulo businessman who needed a toehold in New York and fell …

Tribeca

Jorge Penadés creates furniture from waste leather

Spanish designer Jorge Penadés has moulded together shredded leather and natural bone glue to create pieces of furniture (+ slideshow).Penadés wanted …

Furniture

Tokenlights creates pendant lamps shaped like Japanese fruit

Brooklyn studio Tokenlights has designed a set of hand-blown glass pendants based on the fruit of a rare Japanese plant (+ slideshow)."Named after a …

Japan

This rubber jointed LED table lamp can bend in any direction like Gumby

These adorable lamps caught our eye, not only because of the vivid, eye-popping colors and sleek minimalist style - but specifically because you can …

Plastic

This pop-up “Room in a Box” snaps together in 30 minutes flat

http://vimeo.com/128737113Moving house is hard. However, it’s even worse if you’re a student who’s forced to move constantly semester after semester. …

Furniture

Snap clip-on supports create furniture from found objects

A pair of Spanish designers have developed a method to turn almost any flat surface into a piece of furniture using a removable leg module (+ …

Furniture

Italian designers continue marble tile recycling project with Little Gerla vases

A pair of Italian designers has extended their line of products made from rejected marble with a collection of four vases, all made from a single …

Recycling

Bec Brittain debuts seven new lighting designs at ICFF

New York 2015: Brooklyn-based lighting designer Bec Brittain has launched a lighting collection called Zelda, based on diamond-shaped forms, as well …

Legend of Zelda

Ripples of Light

An expansion of Richard Clarkson Studio’s nature-inspired designs, the Rain Lamp circulates actual water to create a stunning, shimmering ripple …

Ripple

Rux unveils Stickbulb lighting made of sustainable wood

New York 2015: Rux, a multidisciplinary design firm in New York, has unveiled new pieces in its Stickbulb line of modular contemporary lighting.

The X …

Woodworking

Congrats to @lolldesigns @bradascnyc @gv_interiors on winning best outdoor at @icff_nyc! #ICFF #icff2015 #nycxdesign ##t

Arnaud Lapierre's WING led lamp is laser cut, folded. http://buff.ly/1Kg3reE #minimalist #lighting @arnothestone

Invisible Store of Happiness by Sebastian Cox at Clerkenwell

Clerkenwell Design Week 2015: British designer Sebastian Cox has collaborated with sculptor Laura Ellen Bacon to create The Invisible Store of …

Carbon

20 Fascinating Design Finds Spotted at WantedDesign 2015

WantedDesign has become one of New York Design Week's most popular shows and, as usual, this year's lineup did not disappoint. The innovative …

Amazing

Tato Architects updates a house with a curved plywood interior

Tato Architects has replaced all of the walls inside a traditional Japanese house with curving plywood screens (+ slideshow).

Studio founder Yo …

Pletz's FSC-certified wood lamps are both modern and timeless | BKLYN Designs

Pletz’s FSC-certified wood lamps are both modern and timeless

Pletz is a Brooklyn Navy Yard-based design studio that crafts handmade modernist lamps. …

New York City

CREE reimagines fluorescent office lighting that dims to take advantage of natural light

Designed for today’s modern office, CREE Lighting’s new LN suspended luminaire is an update of the typical inter-office fluorescent lighting system, …

Cree

Re Rag Rugs use textile industry discards to create stylishly sustainable floor coverings

Re Rag Rug started as an experimental design project that explores the social and ecological sustainability of the rug. Using material that is waste …

Sustainability

Elegant Zero-Energy Furniture can store heat and regulate indoor temperatures

Heating and cooling are no longer exclusively an architectural issue, but one that can be tackled with smart furniture design. This elegant-looking …

Furniture

This elegant, organic LED lamp will make your reading nook cozier than ever

This elegant, organic LED lamp will make your reading nook cozier than everLEDs are firmly established as the energy-saving, long-lasting successor …

LED Lamp

Help kickstart this little SolarPuff lantern that could save the world

[youtube =http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFjxthY24iI]Imagine what it would be like to live without electricity. If you wanted to do anything after …

Lanterns

PET Lamp's Abyssinia pendants are made by Ethiopian crafters out of discarded plastic bottles

Following their workshops in Colombia and Chile, LED Lamp brought their skills to Ethiopia, where they developed an entire series of colorful lamps …

Africa

Philips announces the most affordable LED light bulb ever, yours for under $5

Philips wants to put LED bulbs in every home by making them so affordable that nobody will be able to resist. The global lighting leader, in …

Environment

Meet the man who grows chairs (and tables and lamps)

Gavin Munro doesn't just grow trees, he grows furniture. Making one piece of furniture can take decades using traditional methods, if you consider …

Furniture