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Jo Nagasaka knocks through the walls of a Tokyo house to reveal its aged structure

Japanese architect Jo Nagasaka stripped away the walls of this inherited house in Tokyo, revealing an arrangement of timber columns that give the …

Tokyo

Love how the #black paint of the #stairs extends over to the side of the #wall in this #Stockholm #house, making for a visually interesting look. Designed by Andreas Martin-Löf Arkitekter \\\ Photo by Åke E:son Lindman

Saito House in Tokyo features herringbone flooring and an exposed wooden structure

Japanese architects Kunihiko Matsuba and Seitaro Aso have renovated an apartment in Tokyo, pairing exposed structural elements with contemporary …

Asia

Henry&Co's Chayr features a seat made from hay and grass

Italian studio Henry&Co has used a material created by binding hay and grass to form the seat of this untreated beech wood stool.Henry&Co designed …

Circular Economy

Dotted Lamp is based on the "freely floating, dreamy jellyfish, a marvel of nature." http://buff.ly/1Mkbbwf #LED #lighting @dennisparren

Lieven Dejaeghere creates apartments inside old school

Glass partitions divide up the interior spaces of apartments created within a former school building in the Belgian city of Izegem by local architect …

Architecture

Angled shipping container houses a staircase for Israeli port office by Potash Architects

Shipping containers are often repurposed to create buildings, and this structure by Tel Aviv studio Potash Architects features one container balanced …

Architecture

MAMM Design adds curved walls to a Kanagawa apartment

Arched, rectangular and pentagonal doorways cut through the three bowed walls that frame the dining room of this apartment by MAMM Design on the …

Apartments

Adorable Gobble furniture is made of recyclable cardboard to teach children about sustainability

It’s never too early to teach kids about the importance of green. Eco-conscious design firm Form Maker wants to make the learning process fun and …

Kids

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

A House Shaped Like a Flying Saucer Takes Earthling Design to New Heights (and Shapes)

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The stunning interior features 10 foot tall ceilings at its peak. The home overall has 2300 square feet (213 square meters) of living space, …

UFOs

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

We were excited when we stumbled across Curio Design 's cute, bendy LED Hype lamp collection at ICFF at New York Design week. These adorable, …

Plastic

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

Moving house is hard. However, it’s even worse if you’re a student who’s forced to move constantly semester after semester. Wish you could break that …

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's latest lighting collection features LED tubes arranged in diamond shapes

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 Effect

Rux unveils modular Stickbulb lighting made with reclaimed 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

Cox and Bacon build wooden structure with a lower carbon footprint than an iPhone 6

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 …

Furniture

Tato Architects updates a traditional Japanese 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 …

Architecture