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The Parking Garage: The Next Frontier in Adaptive Reuse?

With tiny housing units, students at the Savannah College of Art and Design stake out a new future for the urban parking garage.
April 11, 2014
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Milan Design Week: Day Three

Our editors share snapshots of some of their best finds from their third day at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile. [Update: day one, day two, and day four!]
April 10, 2014
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Rock, Paper, Circuits: Pulplites Lamps

The Vancouver design duo Dear Human finds an illuminating use for recycled paper.
April 9, 2014
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Milan Design Week: Day Two

Our editors share their most exciting discoveries from their second day at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile. [Update: day one, day three, and day four!]
April 9, 2014
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Vera & Kyte

April 3, 2014
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Design Icon: Greta Grossman

Greta Grossman, for a while relegated to the footnotes of design history, is finally getting the deserved recognition as one of the pioneers of mid-century modernism in both Sweden and California.
April 3, 2014
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Furniture by Color: Purple

Because of its vibrancy, purple can be a difficult color to work into an everyday space. But whether, woven into a throw or set upon a side table, it can be a regal accent, adding richness and texture.
March 31, 2014
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Get the Look: Marcel Wanders Furniture

2014 is a big year for Dutch designer designer Marcel Wanders, with a major retrospective of his work at Amsterdam's Stedelijk Museum and Moooi opening its first New York City flagship store. Here, we've collected seven homes featuring Wanders furniture for a look at his exuberant aesthetic.
March 18, 2014
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13 Furnishings in Outdoor-Friendly Materials

Pro tip: For a colorful or light industrial feel, powder-coated metal is your best friend when it comes to outdoor furniture. When going the wood route, opt for teak, which oxidizes naturally.
March 18, 2014