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The Verge
11 hours ago
Design

Herman Miller now offers plant-based leather on its iconic lounge chair

For the first time in 68 years, Herman Miller's Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman have a plant-based upholstery made primarily from bamboo, offering a guilt-free and sustainable furniture option. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
2 months ago
Design

Gustav Dusing's Flat-Pack Barcelona Chair Version With Sustainable Plywood And No Binding Materials - Yanko Design

Standing out in the furniture design industry requires innovation, convenience, and sustainability. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

ECAL's compressed furniture made from biodegradable sponge grows when soaked in water

Furniture made of biodegradable cellulose sponge expands when exposed to water, providing a sustainable alternative for functional objects. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Design

kettal's passage collection by bouroullec evokes notions of fluidity from indoors-out

The Passage Collection by Ronan Bouroullec for Kettal combines contemporary design with sustainable practices for versatile furniture suitable for various settings. [ more ]
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

The Plastic Shell Chair Gets Remade With Hemp + Seaweed

Material innovation with hemp fibers in chair design for sustainability.
Challenges industry norms with hemp and eelgrass composition for eco-friendly production. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
4 months ago
UX design

tylko applies augmented and virtual reality to create customizable furniture

Contemporary furniture design is influenced by technological advances and sustainability strategies.
Bespoke furniture design offers unique pieces tailored to individual needs, preferences, and space specifications. [ more ]
The Verge
11 hours ago
Design

Herman Miller now offers plant-based leather on its iconic lounge chair

For the first time in 68 years, Herman Miller's Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman have a plant-based upholstery made primarily from bamboo, offering a guilt-free and sustainable furniture option. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
2 months ago
Design

Gustav Dusing's Flat-Pack Barcelona Chair Version With Sustainable Plywood And No Binding Materials - Yanko Design

Standing out in the furniture design industry requires innovation, convenience, and sustainability. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

ECAL's compressed furniture made from biodegradable sponge grows when soaked in water

Furniture made of biodegradable cellulose sponge expands when exposed to water, providing a sustainable alternative for functional objects. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Design

kettal's passage collection by bouroullec evokes notions of fluidity from indoors-out

The Passage Collection by Ronan Bouroullec for Kettal combines contemporary design with sustainable practices for versatile furniture suitable for various settings. [ more ]
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

The Plastic Shell Chair Gets Remade With Hemp + Seaweed

Material innovation with hemp fibers in chair design for sustainability.
Challenges industry norms with hemp and eelgrass composition for eco-friendly production. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
4 months ago
UX design

tylko applies augmented and virtual reality to create customizable furniture

Contemporary furniture design is influenced by technological advances and sustainability strategies.
Bespoke furniture design offers unique pieces tailored to individual needs, preferences, and space specifications. [ more ]
moresustainability
#collaboration
Design Milk
1 day ago
Design

raawii's ARBA Chair by Erwan Bouroullec Promotes Freedom

Tactile quality and interaction with furniture can enhance user experience and perception of quality. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
1 month ago
Design

mara transcends towards fusion of living and working spaces with four new collaborations

New collections unveiled at Salone del Mobile Milano showcase the fusion of living and working spaces through innovative designs and collaborations with renowned designers. [ more ]
Design Milk
1 day ago
Design

raawii's ARBA Chair by Erwan Bouroullec Promotes Freedom

Tactile quality and interaction with furniture can enhance user experience and perception of quality. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
1 month ago
Design

mara transcends towards fusion of living and working spaces with four new collaborations

New collections unveiled at Salone del Mobile Milano showcase the fusion of living and working spaces through innovative designs and collaborations with renowned designers. [ more ]
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designboom | architecture & design magazine
4 days ago
Design

nature, fire, and wood embrace imperfection in carmworks' furniture collection

CarmWorks embraces imperfection in its furniture collection inspired by pre-Hispanic cultures. [ more ]
Homebuilding & Renovating
5 days ago
Renovation

Bunk bed ideas for siblings and sleepovers

Bunk beds vs. built-in bunk beds are popular choices for children's bedrooms. Each has pros and cons, such as mobility vs. customization and durability. [ more ]
#lighting-design
Design Milk
1 month ago
Design

WANTED'S 2024 Launch Pad and Best of Winners

The ICFF showcase winners are announced by Design Milk, including unique designs in furniture, lighting, school, and student categories. [ more ]
Design Milk
7 months ago
Design

F5: Jason Bird's Favorite Chair + the Simple Things He Favors

Jason Bird is the Founder, Creative Director, and Managing Director of Luxxbox, a company that designs and manufactures furniture, lighting, and objects.
Bird's career in architectural lighting began in Australia and he has since gained experience working for major manufacturers in the US.
Bird's work combines art and engineering, with a focus on pushing boundaries and exploring unconventional materials and production techniques. [ more ]
Design Milk
1 month ago
Design

WANTED'S 2024 Launch Pad and Best of Winners

The ICFF showcase winners are announced by Design Milk, including unique designs in furniture, lighting, school, and student categories. [ more ]
Design Milk
7 months ago
Design

F5: Jason Bird's Favorite Chair + the Simple Things He Favors

Jason Bird is the Founder, Creative Director, and Managing Director of Luxxbox, a company that designs and manufactures furniture, lighting, and objects.
Bird's career in architectural lighting began in Australia and he has since gained experience working for major manufacturers in the US.
Bird's work combines art and engineering, with a focus on pushing boundaries and exploring unconventional materials and production techniques. [ more ]
morelighting-design
#design
Design Milk
1 month ago
Design

Take 5: An Ode to Pluto, Floral Homage, Musical Maquettes + More

Artistic exploration of nature through conceptual fine art objects at Todd Merrill Studio in Manhattan. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Design

Finding Design Inspiration in Beauty and Mortality

Designers Chen Chen and Kai Williams create unique furniture and lighting pieces inspired by nature, using a mix of materials and unconventional design approaches. [ more ]
Design Milk
2 months ago
Design

Lokum Tables by Sabine Marcelis Are Glass Jewelry for the Home

Side tables can be transformed into captivating focal points through innovative design and craftsmanship. [ more ]
Design Milk
1 month ago
Design

Take 5: An Ode to Pluto, Floral Homage, Musical Maquettes + More

Artistic exploration of nature through conceptual fine art objects at Todd Merrill Studio in Manhattan. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Design

Finding Design Inspiration in Beauty and Mortality

Designers Chen Chen and Kai Williams create unique furniture and lighting pieces inspired by nature, using a mix of materials and unconventional design approaches. [ more ]
Design Milk
2 months ago
Design

Lokum Tables by Sabine Marcelis Are Glass Jewelry for the Home

Side tables can be transformed into captivating focal points through innovative design and craftsmanship. [ more ]
moredesign
designboom | architecture & design magazine
1 month ago
Design

ahn kihyun's playfully performative chair is intersected by a gimbal structure to balance eggs

Ahn Kihyun's Halfway Serious series revitalizes sitting through furniture with a gimbal structure, encouraging active engagement and storytelling in everyday objects. [ more ]
Curbed
2 months ago
Design

Wendy Goodman's Top-Ten Finds From WantedDesign

Emerging design talents showcased at ICFF through WantedDesign platform [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

woocheol shin pierces dark wood furniture with circular openings for porthole series

The Porthole Series by Woocheol Shin features playful and minimalist furnishings with circular gaps that offer perspectives and evoke a sense of openness. [ more ]
#productivity
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
2 months ago
Design

Contemporary Work Booths Serve As Little Oases Of Comfort & Productivity In Your Hectic Office - Yanko Design

The Plenum Cabin by Jaime Hayon for Fritz Hansen offers comfortable and aesthetic enclosed seats for productive and informal meetings in office environments. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

The Typo Office Chair Is Named After The Intentional Error Or Playful Detail On Its Spine - Yanko Design

An office chair should be comfortable, ergonomic, and aesthetic to promote productivity.
The Typo Office Chair by AMDL Circle stands out for its playful design, combining light timber with a colored metal structure. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
2 months ago
Design

Contemporary Work Booths Serve As Little Oases Of Comfort & Productivity In Your Hectic Office - Yanko Design

The Plenum Cabin by Jaime Hayon for Fritz Hansen offers comfortable and aesthetic enclosed seats for productive and informal meetings in office environments. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

The Typo Office Chair Is Named After The Intentional Error Or Playful Detail On Its Spine - Yanko Design

An office chair should be comfortable, ergonomic, and aesthetic to promote productivity.
The Typo Office Chair by AMDL Circle stands out for its playful design, combining light timber with a colored metal structure. [ more ]
moreproductivity
Design Milk
2 months ago
Design

The puffa system Grows + Shrinks With Your Seating Needs

Modular seating collection puffa by collaborator Rostyslav Sorokovyi showcased internationally at Maison&Objet 2024, offering adaptability and customization for various spaces. [ more ]
#craftsmanship
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

flexform imagines elegant 'somewhere' interior scenes with its furniture designs

Flexform focuses on timeless design and craftsmanship, reflecting discreet elegance. [ more ]
Design Milk
2 months ago
Design

The Erosion Collection Weathers The Line Between Art + Furniture

Design blurs boundaries between art and furniture, exemplified by Zaha Hadid Architects' Erosion collection for Neutra Design. [ more ]
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

La Folie: Djivan Schapira Drives Us Mad With Brilliant Furnishings

Djivan Schapira's rise in the design industry is propelled by his future-retro, high-glam home furnishings that captivate through meticulous craftsmanship. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Design

At Milan Design Week, the Power Is Often in the Collection

Milan Design Week allows companies to express unified views transcending individual products. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Design

ultramarine wooden circles revise ton's iconic chair 14 displayed at milan design week 2024

Jiri Krejcirik's Ode to Chair 14 honors the iconic Chair 14 by Ton, showcasing a sculptural chair-object at Milan Design Week 2024. [ more ]
Design Milk
4 months ago
Design

West Haddon Hall Drops a Timeless Inaugural Furniture Collection

The furniture collection by West Haddon Hall blends style from art deco and mid-century eras.
The pieces are designed to be timeless, versatile, and crafted to last through generations. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

flexform imagines elegant 'somewhere' interior scenes with its furniture designs

Flexform focuses on timeless design and craftsmanship, reflecting discreet elegance. [ more ]
Design Milk
2 months ago
Design

The Erosion Collection Weathers The Line Between Art + Furniture

Design blurs boundaries between art and furniture, exemplified by Zaha Hadid Architects' Erosion collection for Neutra Design. [ more ]
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

La Folie: Djivan Schapira Drives Us Mad With Brilliant Furnishings

Djivan Schapira's rise in the design industry is propelled by his future-retro, high-glam home furnishings that captivate through meticulous craftsmanship. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Design

At Milan Design Week, the Power Is Often in the Collection

Milan Design Week allows companies to express unified views transcending individual products. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Design

ultramarine wooden circles revise ton's iconic chair 14 displayed at milan design week 2024

Jiri Krejcirik's Ode to Chair 14 honors the iconic Chair 14 by Ton, showcasing a sculptural chair-object at Milan Design Week 2024. [ more ]
Design Milk
4 months ago
Design

West Haddon Hall Drops a Timeless Inaugural Furniture Collection

The furniture collection by West Haddon Hall blends style from art deco and mid-century eras.
The pieces are designed to be timeless, versatile, and crafted to last through generations. [ more ]
morecraftsmanship
#milan-design-week-2024
Design Milk
2 months ago
Design

Faye Toogood Drops Two New Collections at Rude Arts Club

Toogood's collaborative collections, Cosmic and Rude, showcased at Milan Design Week 2024, offer a transformative and immersive experience for visitors. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

studio TOOJ displays 3D printed blue sand table at milan design week 2024

Studio TOOJ challenges traditional Scandinavian design aesthetics at Milan Design Week 2024 with innovative 3D printed furniture pieces. [ more ]
Design Milk
2 months ago
Design

Faye Toogood Drops Two New Collections at Rude Arts Club

Toogood's collaborative collections, Cosmic and Rude, showcased at Milan Design Week 2024, offer a transformative and immersive experience for visitors. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
2 months ago
Design

studio TOOJ displays 3D printed blue sand table at milan design week 2024

Studio TOOJ challenges traditional Scandinavian design aesthetics at Milan Design Week 2024 with innovative 3D printed furniture pieces. [ more ]
moremilan-design-week-2024
Design Milk
2 months ago
Design

The Top 11 Most Inspirational Projects at Milan Design Week 2024

Luxury fashion brands debuting unique color tones
Ben Storms focuses on interplay between raw and elaborate materials [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
2 months ago
Design

Quirky rocking chair's jagged design creates an illusion of a 'motion blur' - Yanko Design

The Fast Rocking Chair by Muddycap features a unique design with jagged edges that create the illusion of constant motion, making it visually captivating. [ more ]
#herman-miller
Fast Company
3 months ago
Design

These classic Eames pieces got a makeover straight out of the designers' sketchbook

Renowned designers Charles and Ray Eames' iconic furniture gets new colorways inspired by archival sketches for a modern twist. [ more ]
www.fastcompany.com
4 months ago
Graphic design

Herman Miller is selling vintage posters, and we want to buy all of them

Herman Miller is selling framed vintage posters from its showroom graphic designs.
The company reissued key pieces like brochure covers and magazine artwork from the past for sale as posters. [ more ]
Fast Company
3 months ago
Design

These classic Eames pieces got a makeover straight out of the designers' sketchbook

Renowned designers Charles and Ray Eames' iconic furniture gets new colorways inspired by archival sketches for a modern twist. [ more ]
www.fastcompany.com
4 months ago
Graphic design

Herman Miller is selling vintage posters, and we want to buy all of them

Herman Miller is selling framed vintage posters from its showroom graphic designs.
The company reissued key pieces like brochure covers and magazine artwork from the past for sale as posters. [ more ]
moreherman-miller
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

Muller Van Severen Bridges Art + Furniture for Milan Design Week

Muller Van Severen challenges conventional furniture design by creating artful, sculptural cabinets like the Bridges collection. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Junya Ishigami turns "tougher" materials into light and airy furniture - Yanko Design

Japanese architect Junya Ishigami showcases delicate furniture using traditional sturdy materials mixed with glass for an airy and refreshing design aesthetic. [ more ]
#design-space-alula
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Design

TOP 10 installations to see at milan design week 2024

Design Space AlUla and Hermès Collection Maison 2024 feature unique furniture and installations with a focus on innovative materials and design elements. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Design

design space alula reinterprets the saudi desert's biodiversity at milan design week

Design Space AlUla at Milan Design Week 2024 showcases Saudi heritage through furniture objects and accessories inspired by the region's natural and cultural landscape. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Design

TOP 10 installations to see at milan design week 2024

Design Space AlUla and Hermès Collection Maison 2024 feature unique furniture and installations with a focus on innovative materials and design elements. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Design

design space alula reinterprets the saudi desert's biodiversity at milan design week

Design Space AlUla at Milan Design Week 2024 showcases Saudi heritage through furniture objects and accessories inspired by the region's natural and cultural landscape. [ more ]
moredesign-space-alula
designboom | architecture & design magazine
3 months ago
Design

interview: naoto fukasawa handcarves tactile wooden furniture for milan design week

Naoto Fukasawa collaborates with Zanat to create sculptural furniture honoring woodcarving heritage. [ more ]
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

Lean Into the Comfort of OUT, an Outdoor Collection by IVY

Ergonomics research is pivotal in designing furniture for comfort and functionality. [ more ]
#multifunctional-furniture
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Top Ten Ways To Integrate Storage With Multifunctional Furniture - Yanko Design

Multifunctional furniture with built-in storage is a popular trend, offering adaptability and sleek minimalist design. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
3 months ago
Design

32 Genius Pieces Of Furniture That'll Help Maximize Your Tiny Living Space

Laptop desk suitable for small spaces
Versatile and compact furniture solutions [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Top Ten Ways To Integrate Storage With Multifunctional Furniture - Yanko Design

Multifunctional furniture with built-in storage is a popular trend, offering adaptability and sleek minimalist design. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
3 months ago
Design

32 Genius Pieces Of Furniture That'll Help Maximize Your Tiny Living Space

Laptop desk suitable for small spaces
Versatile and compact furniture solutions [ more ]
moremultifunctional-furniture
Fast Company
3 months ago
Design

Ikea is selling two iconic pieces of furniture in bright new colors

Ikea's long-running, popular furniture pieces, the Klippan sofa and Poäng armchair, were designed by Japanese designer Noboru Nakamura. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
AC Milan

At Milan Design Week, a Smorgasbord of Tables and Table Toppers

Surfacedesign studio displays furniture made from boulders at Milan Design Week. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Sculptural chair design pays homage to a century-old wooden classic - Yanko Design

The No. 14 Chair by Thonet revolutionized mass production in furniture design, inspiring modern iterations blending functionality and aesthetics. [ more ]
Design Milk
3 months ago
Design

Arches Echo Architectural Form Through 12 Home Furnishings

The arch is an iconic architectural form with enduring cultural relevance and various shapes.
The soft edges of arches create harmony and familiarity, making them universally appealing and comfortable. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

The Versatile Pause Bench Is The Definition Of Minimalist, Humble Yet Functional Furniture Design - Yanko Design

The Pause bench by Broberg and Ridderstråle for Asplund is a versatile and beautifully crafted furniture piece available in various finishes.
The bench's simplicity, attention to detail, and versatility make it an ideal addition to various living spaces, offering both functionality and design aesthetics. [ more ]
#sustainable-materials
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Sustainable 3D printed chair needs no glue or screws to connect its pieces - Yanko Design

Flat-packed furniture designs are often bland and cumbersome, despite their ease of assembly.
3D printing enables innovative and sustainable furniture designs that are easy to assemble and disassemble. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
6 months ago
Web design

10 Best Stools Designs To Add To Your Home ASAP - Yanko Design

Stools are compact and a great space-saving option for modern homes.
These stool designs are not only functional but also made from sustainable materials. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Sustainable 3D printed chair needs no glue or screws to connect its pieces - Yanko Design

Flat-packed furniture designs are often bland and cumbersome, despite their ease of assembly.
3D printing enables innovative and sustainable furniture designs that are easy to assemble and disassemble. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
6 months ago
Web design

10 Best Stools Designs To Add To Your Home ASAP - Yanko Design

Stools are compact and a great space-saving option for modern homes.
These stool designs are not only functional but also made from sustainable materials. [ more ]
moresustainable-materials
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

The Humble Origata Collection Is Inspired By The Fascinating Art Of Kimono Making - Yanko Design

Minimal furniture can enhance room aesthetics by completing the space with a cohesive and comfortable feel.
The Origata collection by Nao Tamura for Porro is crafted using techniques inspired by Kimono making, resulting in minimal waste and unique designs. [ more ]
#sustainable-design
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Top 10 Sustainable Stools To Incorporate Eco-Friendly Furniture Designs In Your Home - Yanko Design

Stools are underrated for their space-saving and portable qualities
Stool designs can be sustainable and aesthetically pleasing. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
1 month ago
Design

modular seating system adopts recycled foam core to deliver personalized comfort

Nudaforma's Bizarre seating system emphasizes recycled polyurethane foam for eco-friendliness and sustainability. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Top 10 Sustainable Stools To Incorporate Eco-Friendly Furniture Designs In Your Home - Yanko Design

Stools are underrated for their space-saving and portable qualities
Stool designs can be sustainable and aesthetically pleasing. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
1 month ago
Design

modular seating system adopts recycled foam core to deliver personalized comfort

Nudaforma's Bizarre seating system emphasizes recycled polyurethane foam for eco-friendliness and sustainability. [ more ]
moresustainable-design
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
3 months ago
Design

Donald Judd's foundation sues Kim Kardashian for trademark and copyright infringement

The Judd Foundation is suing Kim Kardashian and an interior design firm for misrepresenting furniture as authentic Judd designs.
Kardashian showcased the disputed furniture in a video, attracting millions of views before it was deleted. [ more ]
Vulture
3 months ago
Design

Future Lawyer Kim Kardashian Sued for Alleged Fake Furniture

Dupe culture extends to the art world with accusations against Kim Kardashian for claiming tables and chairs designed by minimalist artist Donald Judd.
The Donald Judd Foundation sued Kardashian and Clements Design for alleged trademark and copyright infringement over the misattribution of the furniture design. [ more ]
#handcrafted
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Whimsical Moose-shaped cabinet adds a touch of delightful quirk to your interior space - Yanko Design

Functional and whimsical design inspired by a moose
Handmade oakwood cabinet with multifunctional storage features [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
4 months ago
Web design

These Colorful Acrylic Furniture Pieces Are Like If Willy Wonka Met IKEA - Yanko Design

Furniture collection Flare by Draga & Aurel uses multicolored lucite blocks to create unique, candy-like decor pieces.
Collection includes handcrafted tables and totem sculptures with funky pop-futurism appeal in bold geometric shapes and vibrant hues. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Whimsical Moose-shaped cabinet adds a touch of delightful quirk to your interior space - Yanko Design

Functional and whimsical design inspired by a moose
Handmade oakwood cabinet with multifunctional storage features [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
4 months ago
Web design

These Colorful Acrylic Furniture Pieces Are Like If Willy Wonka Met IKEA - Yanko Design

Furniture collection Flare by Draga & Aurel uses multicolored lucite blocks to create unique, candy-like decor pieces.
Collection includes handcrafted tables and totem sculptures with funky pop-futurism appeal in bold geometric shapes and vibrant hues. [ more ]
morehandcrafted
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Design

T's 25 Most Defining Pieces of Furniture From the Last 100 Years: Everything We Considered

Panelists nominated 10 objects each for a list of 25 defining furniture pieces from the past century.
There was a focus on selecting surprising yet vernacular objects for the list to avoid omissions. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Design

The 25 Most Defining Pieces of Furniture From the Last 100 Years

The definition of furniture is explored by experts through creating a list of influential chairs, sofas, tables, and household objects from the past century.
The criteria for inclusion in the list focused on functionality, fabrication within the past 100 years, and diversity in design attribution. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
3 months ago
Design

Hand-carved cork furniture collection evokes the raw beauty of black volcanic stone - Yanko Design

Furniture design seeks to evoke warmth and comfort while balancing functionality and aesthetics.
DOL furniture collection draws inspiration from volcanic rocks, using cork oak tree bark for a unique look. [ more ]
#functionality
Design Milk
4 months ago
Design

The Hito Table Recalls the Nostalgia of Stacked Playing Cards

Inspiration from childhood nostalgia like stacked playing cards in furniture design.
Hito coffee table designed by Mario Martinez merges playful design with functionality in a compact form. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
5 months ago
UX design

Swiveling wooden stool is compact, multi-functional, and mildly uncomfortable - Yanko Design

Designing seating furniture involves balancing stability and comfort.
The Chair 025 design concept combines functionality with a rotating seat. [ more ]
Design Milk
4 months ago
Design

The Hito Table Recalls the Nostalgia of Stacked Playing Cards

Inspiration from childhood nostalgia like stacked playing cards in furniture design.
Hito coffee table designed by Mario Martinez merges playful design with functionality in a compact form. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
5 months ago
UX design

Swiveling wooden stool is compact, multi-functional, and mildly uncomfortable - Yanko Design

Designing seating furniture involves balancing stability and comfort.
The Chair 025 design concept combines functionality with a rotating seat. [ more ]
morefunctionality
#capsule-collection
designboom | architecture & design magazine
4 months ago
Design

cosentino 'dares to play' with limited-edition capsule collection of furniture & accessories

Renowned designers create Cosentino's Capsule Collection
Collection includes a variety of innovative furniture and home accessories [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
Design

The Edge Capsule Collection Is a Dialogue of Dualities

The Edge capsule collection for Milla & Milli features a dining table, bench, and bookshelf that share an identity but express themselves individually.
The collection combines soft, curved lines with rigid, architectural silhouettes for a visual tension that creates contrast and intrigue. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
4 months ago
Design

cosentino 'dares to play' with limited-edition capsule collection of furniture & accessories

Renowned designers create Cosentino's Capsule Collection
Collection includes a variety of innovative furniture and home accessories [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
Design

The Edge Capsule Collection Is a Dialogue of Dualities

The Edge capsule collection for Milla & Milli features a dining table, bench, and bookshelf that share an identity but express themselves individually.
The collection combines soft, curved lines with rigid, architectural silhouettes for a visual tension that creates contrast and intrigue. [ more ]
morecapsule-collection
Design Milk
4 months ago
Design

The Mayland Guest + Lounge Collection Is Relaxing by Nature

The Mayland Guest + Lounge Collection by Encore offers versatility with beech wood and metal options, highlighted by an exposed frame.
The collection, designed in collaboration with Gower + Woolf, prioritizes comfort and functionality across various settings like healthcare, hospitality, and collaborative spaces. [ more ]
Design Milk
4 months ago
Design

A Storage Box's Next Evolution Is Wall-Mounted Drawers

The KGT Wall Unit by UTIL provides functional storage without taking up floor space.
The KGT Wall Unit offers modular design for customizable storage solutions in various colors. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
4 months ago
Design

Voluptuous 1970s Sofa From A French President's Home Is Being Reissued In 2024 - Yanko Design

A good chair is essential for comfort and aesthetics in a living or working space.
The Pumpkin chair, designed in the 1970s by Pierre Paulin, offers a unique and cozy lounging experience. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
4 months ago
Coffee

The Moka Chair Pays Homage To Italy's Most Iconic Coffee Brewing Pot - Yanko Design

Designers find unique inspiration for furniture creation.
The Moka Chair celebrates Italian coffee culture and the iconic Bialetti Moka Pot. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
4 months ago
Web design

concrete shiitake lamps by mary-lynn and carlo massoud illuminate design doha

The SHIITAKE Floor Lamps by Mary-Lynn and Carlo Massoud illuminate spaces with a whimsical touch.
The designers embrace raw materiality by using concrete and creating furniture pieces with intricate detailing. [ more ]
Design Milk
4 months ago
Design

Antares Yee on Learning Furniture Making From His Mom

Antares Yee integrates traditional Chinese joinery into contemporary furniture design.
Yee's focus on sustainable practices and education in furniture design. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
4 months ago
Design

seo chung kyo punctuates steel stools with intricate engravings evoking woven fabric

The Hipstool Series captures fabric indentations in metal.
Emphasis on daily life experiences and the significance of mundane activities. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
4 months ago
Design

Minimalist desk concept has a special place for your cat to sleep in - Yanko Design

Cats have a knack for getting in the way while you work.
The Cat Cubby Desk provides a designated space for cats to be near you but offer them privacy. [ more ]
#versatility
Design Milk
4 months ago
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The Rita Arm Chair Has Curves for Days + Comfort To Match

The Rita Arm Chair offers a study in contrasts with a broad profile and compact silhouette, providing versatile indoor and outdoor use.
The chair's curved armrests, minimalist metal frame design, and attention to detail make it an excellent choice for various spaces and styles. [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
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Studio SMA's Furniture Is Inspired by Architectural Elements

Architecture elements serve both practical and aesthetic purposes.
The Form-Functional Archi-Furniture collection is versatile and customizable. [ more ]
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Pool noodle furniture brings a spirit of play to both indoor and outdoor spaces - Yanko Design

Pool noodles are versatile and can be used for various purposes beyond their original use in water activities.
The furniture made using pool noodles combines the whimsical nature of the foam tubes with stability and rigidity. [ more ]
Design Milk
4 months ago
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The Rita Arm Chair Has Curves for Days + Comfort To Match

The Rita Arm Chair offers a study in contrasts with a broad profile and compact silhouette, providing versatile indoor and outdoor use.
The chair's curved armrests, minimalist metal frame design, and attention to detail make it an excellent choice for various spaces and styles. [ more ]
Design Milk
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Studio SMA's Furniture Is Inspired by Architectural Elements

Architecture elements serve both practical and aesthetic purposes.
The Form-Functional Archi-Furniture collection is versatile and customizable. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
5 months ago
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Pool noodle furniture brings a spirit of play to both indoor and outdoor spaces - Yanko Design

Pool noodles are versatile and can be used for various purposes beyond their original use in water activities.
The furniture made using pool noodles combines the whimsical nature of the foam tubes with stability and rigidity. [ more ]
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4 months ago
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Baldwin Furniture Collection Pulls All Eyes to Its Flat Fluted Details

Croft House released exceptional 2024 Baldwin Collection
Handcrafted in Los Angeles, the Baldwin Collection features a bed, nightstand, mirror, and credenza in solid oak. [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
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The Lola Chair Is Full of Unexpected Personality

The Lola Chair by Scandinavian Spaces adds personality and comfort to interiors, receiving multiple design awards.
Designed by Margot Barolo, the Lola Chair is inspired by a strong personality and named after a close relative, focusing on comfort and support. [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
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General Store That Serves Breakfast Inspired This Elegant Console

Klings Mill in North Brookfield, NY offers design inspiration with corrugated sheet metal siding and hearty breakfasts.
Lisa Sacco, a recent MFA graduate from RISD, creates Haptic, a console table influenced by corrugated sheet metal. [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
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The Kustem Trolley 4K Television Rolls Into Living Rooms

Lifestyle televisions like LG SIGNATURE OLED M and Samsung Serif are popular for their furniture-like design.
The Kustem Trolley television stands out with its color cabinetry, integrated storage system, and mobility. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
5 months ago
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&omni chair curves into an & symbol to foster connectivity with our surroundings

The &omni chair by Boyeon Kim and Jaehan Choi combines functionality and symbolism.
The chair embodies interconnectedness and prompts contemplation on how we interact with our surroundings. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
5 months ago
Web design

modular 3PLY assemble stool stacks in versatile configurations of three tiers

Sleek and customizable furniture series called 3PLY ASSEMBLE STOOL created by designer Jaeyoung Kim
The stools have three layers, structures, and materials, with connected legs and seat creating a symbiotic relationship and sense of balance
The collection is versatile and allows for customization with various color combinations [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
5 months ago
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around the studio turns evangelical baptist church into a temporary cafe installation

Around the Studio presents its furniture designs in the Evangelical Baptist Church of Georgia, transforming it into a temporary space called Café Iris.
The installation offers visitors a chance to enjoy collective gatherings and activities, with hosts inviting guests for one day. The project explores people, their behaviors, and demands in the local environment. [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
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The Zero-Thickness Chair Is Stronger Than You Might Think

The Zero-Thickness Chair is a strong and functional chair with nearly non-existent joints.
It is made using steel, MDF, and unique joinery. [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
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The NaughtOne Percy Lounge Chair Is Totally Tubular

The NaughtOne Percy Lounge Chair features a colorful flowing tubular steel frame design.
The chair combines hard metal and soft upholstery, creating a cohesive and curvaceous look. [ more ]
Design Milk
5 months ago
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Alan Louis Mixes Minimalism With Unexpected Embellishments

French designer Alan Louis has unveiled a new collection of furniture and lighting made from chamotte stoneware at Maison&Objet.
The collection features minimalist forms and spiked embellishments, as well as unexpected combinations of materials such as boucle upholstery and ceramic stoneware. [ more ]
Design Milk
6 months ago
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Travel the Mediterranean via Cassina's 2024 Outdoor Collection

Cassina's 2024 Outdoor Collection combines innovative products and design classics to furnish outdoor spaces.
The collection prioritizes durability, aesthetics, and daily life, drawing inspiration from Mediterranean landscapes. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
Design

How a Former N.F.L. Player Started Designing Sculptural Furniture

Michael Bennett, former N.F.L. player, designs furniture to reconsider architecture and the spaces that Black people occupy.
Bennett's inaugural exhibition features an 11-piece collection of sculptural furniture that reimagines objects of communal gatherings. [ more ]
Design Milk
6 months ago
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THIRDKIND's Abigail Collection Makes Art Furniture Accessible

ThirdKind Studio, a digital fabrication shop in NYC, has launched their own furniture brand called THIRDKIND.
The debut collection, the Abigail Set, is a collaborative effort with Office for Tangible Space, and focuses on accessibility and sustainability. [ more ]
Atlanta Magazine
6 months ago
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Room Envy: A soft and serene home office

Keeping it simple but elegant, interior designer Shawn Amtower relied on two winning surfaces for this soft and serene office: white oak and gold/brass tone.
Design Milk
6 months ago
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DECERES Launches Spellbinding Credo Collection with Obakki

The Credo Collection by DECERES is a celebration of contemporary Mexican design fused with craft heritage.
The collection includes monolithic objects such as the Gotha Bookcase, Otler Dining Table, and Juddas Chair and Stool. [ more ]
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
6 months ago
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10 Most Innovative Designs Of 2023: Furniture - Yanko Design

The furniture of a home is what truly makes or breaks it.When you pick the right kind of furniture design, you build the essence and soul of a home.
Yanko Design - Modern Industrial Design News
7 months ago
Web design

Recycled Swedish rugs get transformed into furniture that honors the textile's legacy - Yanko Design

Swedish rag rugs have been reimagined as furniture pieces by designer Lars Hofsjö.
Hofsjö repurposes the historical textiles to give them contemporary relevance and showcase their versatility.
The tables blend the rustic charm of the rugs with modern design sensibilities, paying homage to Swedish design. [ more ]
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design-milk.com
7 months ago
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The Nawabari Collection of Seating Forges Close Bonds

The Nawabari Collection is a collaboration between BIG and BoConcept, exploring shared spaces and bringing people together.
The collection includes sofas, armchairs, coffee tables, and pouffes that can be used individually or grouped together.
The furniture pieces can be customized and are environmentally friendly, certified for low-emitting chemicals and a low impact on indoor air quality. [ more ]
Design Milk
8 months ago
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Audo Breathes New Life Into the 1953 Penguin Rocking Chair

The Penguin Rocking Chair is a classic piece of furniture that invites contemplation and playfulness.
The first formal mention of a rocking chair in writing was in 1742 by Pennsylvania cabinetmaker Solomon Fussell. [ more ]
www.yankodesign.com
8 months ago
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This reversible mid-high bed concept can grow with your child - Yanko Design

Kids' beds that can adapt and change with their growing needs can be a practical and smart investment for parents.
The Big Eyes bed concept solves the problem of constantly replacing kids' beds by offering a design that can easily change its purpose.
The mid-high bed position of the Big Eyes bed is ideal for younger kids or siblings who share a bed space, while the basic bed position is suitable for older children. [ more ]
design-milk.com
7 months ago
Design

The Nawabari Collection of Seating Forges Close Bonds

The Nawabari Collection is a collaboration between BIG and BoConcept, exploring shared spaces and bringing people together.
The collection includes sofas, armchairs, coffee tables, and pouffes that can be used individually or grouped together.
The furniture pieces can be customized and are environmentally friendly, certified for low-emitting chemicals and a low impact on indoor air quality. [ more ]
Design Milk
8 months ago
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Audo Breathes New Life Into the 1953 Penguin Rocking Chair

The Penguin Rocking Chair is a classic piece of furniture that invites contemplation and playfulness.
The first formal mention of a rocking chair in writing was in 1742 by Pennsylvania cabinetmaker Solomon Fussell. [ more ]
www.yankodesign.com
8 months ago
Web design

This reversible mid-high bed concept can grow with your child - Yanko Design

Kids' beds that can adapt and change with their growing needs can be a practical and smart investment for parents.
The Big Eyes bed concept solves the problem of constantly replacing kids' beds by offering a design that can easily change its purpose.
The mid-high bed position of the Big Eyes bed is ideal for younger kids or siblings who share a bed space, while the basic bed position is suitable for older children. [ more ]
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www.fastcompany.com
8 months ago
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A 94-year-old icon of design just made Floyd's newest chair

The Gere Easy Chair, designed by Gere Kavanaugh, is being mass-produced by Floyd for the first time after being produced as a one-of-one prototype in the 1970s.
The chair is made from plywood and Sonotube and features a curving, generous back that embraces the sitter and swivels.
Kavanaugh's design philosophy focuses on creating comfortable, timeless pieces with a touch of fantasy. [ more ]
Architectural Digest
1 month ago
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How One Iconic Lounge Chair Has Adapted With the Times

Le Corbusier's idea of the home as a machine for living in influenced radical furniture designs with functionality and fluidity, as seen in the continuously adjustable lounge chair. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
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studio iyra's digitally crafted parametric chair forms an infinite loop

The La Linea chair by studio iyra blends design and technology for a seamless blend of aesthetics and functionality. [ more ]
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9 Design Collabs We're Loving Right Now-From Christian Louboutin, Josh Greene Design, and More

Industry collaborations in furniture and design are creating thoughtful new offerings for designers. [ more ]
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