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Shape Shifters

Incorporating a wide array of geometries—like a pendant lamp inspired by the Fibonacci sequence or six-sided acoustic wall tiles—is a sure thing for playing up visual interest in an interior.

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Quarry Bookshelf

The Manhattan-based interior designer scaled down this oak bookshelf, punctuated by perforated metal dividers, to fit into a nook or entryway. “I love the subtle texture the wire-brushing lends to the wood finish,” he says, “particularly when paired with the refined metal bookends.” Available exclusively through ALT for Living.

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Hexagon Wall Tiles

Träullit Dekor is an environment-friendly, recyclable material made from wood wool, cement and water. The natural components together provide many functional characteristics such as, moisture-regulating, heat-accumulating,  and sound-absorbency. They are fireproof, give off low emissions and can be vacuum cleaned. 

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Vessel 3633


Since its founding in the 19th century the Werkstätte Auböck has produced superior metalwork in the 7th district of Vienna. Today the workshop is run by Carl Auböck IV, and it still produces the legendary objects designed by Carl Auböck II.