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Beijing Design Week 2013

The third annual Beijing Design Week kicked off four weeks ago to the day, and once again we took to the hutong to document what is arguably the …

In the Details: The 'Wood Skin' in Tesler + Mendelovitch's Geometric Clutches

These days, lovers of a rustic aesthetic can choose from all sorts of personal accessories made of wood—there are wooden iPhone cases, wooden …

DIY Inspiration: Reclaimed Wood Wall

When we think about adorning a wall, we often think along the lines of paint, wallpaper, decals, or frames... but how about an accent wall covered …

District MFG Shuffleboard Table

Table games don't need to make your home look like the common area of a frat house — they can actually look great, and the District MFG Shuffleboard …

Hammock Bathtub: Suspend Your Disbelief and Take a Bath

What could be more relaxing than hanging from a hammock in the shade? Perhaps filling it with water, and luxuriating in a bath within that same …

design by clara del portillo from spain (o

Outdoor Lounge Bed by Patricia Urquiola for Kettal

Have you ever just wanted to move your bed outside so that you could sleep under the stars? Or, so you can pretend you’re camping without having to …

Beautiful Steam-Bent Hertfordshire Hammocks are Made From Sustainably Sourced Wood

Designer/maker Richard Foxcroft recently brought together ancient barrel making and boat building techniques to create a beautiful line of wooden …

Hertfordshire

Ai Weiwei Unveils Staggering Tower of 886 Repurposed Stools at the Venice Biennale

Controversial Chinese artist Ai Weiwei repurposed 886 wooden stools to create a staggering stacked installation for the 2013 Venice Art Biennale. …

peter zumthor's vacation homes in leis, vals read more: http://www.designboom.com/architecture/peter-zumthors-vacation-homes-in-leis-vals/

Quiet Chair by TILT http://www.contemporist.com/2013/05/28/quiet-by-tilt/

The Free Little Library by Stereotank | Colossal

<p>Recently installed in New York’s Nolita neighborhood the Free Little Library is a temporary outdoor shelving unit that functions as a free library. …

Jan Gunneweg #Wooden #Bike on design-dautore.com

Ballerina by Banksy (j)

Henriette W. LETH (o)

Gorgeous Axor Starck Organic Bathroom Faucet by Philippe Starck

<b>Axor Starck Organic bathroom faucet</b> features soft and elegant shape, it’s one of the collection that will charm you. The organic minimalist design …

Now Available: Biobased Xorel, Fabric Made from Sugarcane

Those of you working in the furniture and interior design industries have probably heard of Xorel. For those that haven't, it's a high-performance …

Handmade Fantasy Creatures Sculpted by Ellen Jewett

• Petal deer<br>• The Fox’s Curiosity<br>• Lady Coyote<br>• Octopus with fish

Ffrash Project Transforms Trash Into Recycled Furnishings in Indonesia

Garbage is everywhere in the streets of Jakarta. Bottles, caps, plastic bags – the scrap heap is enormous. New Dutch/Indonesian initiative Ffrash …

Fun Site-Specific Wheatpastes on the Streets of France by Levalet | Colossal

<p>I recently stumbled onto the Facebook page of a new wheatpaste artist named Levalet who has been making some pretty imaginative site-specific …

The Most Hipsterest Lamp Ever!

The Cassette lamp harkens back to a time when hair bands ruled and acid wash jeans were all the rave. Bringing new life to the iconic object, tapes …

Coming Up This Week: Product Design + Innovation Conference, in London from May 15-16

Leaders of the industrial design world will gather in London this week at the third Product Design + Innovation conference, to reflect on new …

Articles about 7 innovative rooftops on Dwell.com - Dwell

The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>Thanks to Los Angeles’s Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance, the developers of Auburn 7 were able to maximize their property’s...<p>New Zealand’s Studio Magazine goes behind the doors of …