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  1. From Stockholm: Snowflakes Tables
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    From Stockholm: Snowflakes Tables

    The prolific team at Claesson Koivisto Rune has come up with something truly unique with their Snowflakes tables for OFFECT, which premiered at the Stockholm Furniture Fair this week.

    written by: Tiffany Orvet
    02.10.10

  2. Ice House Detroit
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    Ice House Detroit

    American cities are not short on abandoned houses, but for great swathes of residential vacancy, Detroit takes the cake. There have been a variety of responses to the motor city's blight, from the...

    written by: Sarah Rich
    02.10.10

  3. Be Collection

    Be Collection

    The purest form of luxury – WETSTYLE brings design and comfort to your bathroom. The organic design of the freestanding bathtub and vessel sinks of the Be collection imitate a shell of exotic...

  4. La Bodega Winery in Palamos, Spain
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    La Bodega Winery in Palamos, Spain

    Designed by Spanish architects RCR Arquitectes, La Bodega is a winery situated on a private vineyard near the coastal town of Palamos. The architecture strikes a balance between the artificial...

    written by: Charlotte West
    photos by: Roman Poleco
    02.10.10

  5. Le Creuset Tea Kettle

    Le Creuset Tea Kettle

    Le Creuset’s pretty and practical kettles quickly boil water for tea, French-press coffee, oatmeal and more. At home in both traditional and contemporary kitchens, this classic design combines the...

    $85.00

  6. Glass Teapot

    Glass Teapot

    $49.50

  7. Yanagi Kettle

    Yanagi Kettle

    $130.00

  8. Spinner Whistle Teakettle

    Spinner Whistle Teakettle

    Michael Graves, world-renowned and award winning architect and designer, creates buildings and products that foster well-being and contribute to the quality of life for all of us. This stainless...

    $54.95

  9. Snaidero Universal Design Kitchens
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    Snaidero Universal Design Kitchens

    Universal design doesn't need to be ugly--and, more so, shouldn't be. Done well, it's undifferentiated design for the whole population, for disabled and nondisabled people alike, as Graham Pullin,...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    02.10.10

  10. Universal Design: Sense and Sensibility
    Design 101

    Universal Design: Sense and Sensibility

    The CD player that Naoto Fukasawa designed for the Japanese manufacturer Muji is as simple as it looks and about as simple as it gets. It’s a square box, mounted on the wall, reminiscent of a...

    02.09.10

  11. Going Out of Tune
    Design 101

    Going Out of Tune

    Tuning a traditional radio is a simple and incredibly rich interaction. As we turn the dial, we hear snippets of sound as the stations come and go. We navigate by the programs on air, picking up...

    02.09.10

  12. Visible Touch
    Design 101

    Visible Touch

    A lot of universal design feels more like a tacked-on concession to special interest groups than an intrinsic element in the design process. Now let’s suppose we flip that around. 

    02.09.10

  13. For All Mankind
    Design 101

    For All Mankind

    The future of universal design is what’s in store for us collectively. Here’s the heads-up.

    02.09.10

  14. An Introduction to Universal Design
    Design 101

    An Introduction to Universal Design

    Mention universal design and see your companions’ eyes start glazing over. Though formally flashy chairs and posh penthouses may reside at the sexier end of the design world, universal design...

    written by: Graham Pullin
    02.09.10

  15. Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Museum

    Contemplating the Void: Interventions in the Guggenheim Museum

    Since its opening in 1959, the Frank Lloyd Wright–designed Guggenheim building has served as an inspiration for invention, challenging artists and architects to react to its eccentric,...

    02.09.10

  16. Room & Board Finds

    Room & Board Finds

    Last week I took a little bus trip down to San Francisco's Design District to have a peek at what's new, and fairly new, from mod furniture purveyor Room & Board. I met up with Joe Darling who...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    02.09.10

  17. Light Beyond Vision

    Light Beyond Vision

    For the third event in a series on light, swissnex San Francisco brings Jean-Louis Scartezzini and Mirjam Münch, from the Solar Energy and Building Physics Laboratory at EPFL, to present their...

    02.09.10

  18. Neutra Territory
    Essay

    Neutra Territory

    Richard Neutra's son Raymond examines the internal architecture of his legendary father through a 1958 Berkeley psychological study.

    02.09.10

  19. 12 Design-smart Food Containers
    Product Reviews

    12 Design-smart Food Containers

    Packed-up leftovers and stacked-up pantries are rarely the pride of the kitchen, but hiding them out of sight puts perishables precariously out of mind. A display-worthy set of design-smart...

    written by: Sarah Rich
    photos by: Maren Caruso
    02.09.10

  20. Small Spinners

    Small Spinners

    These hand-crafted spinners are a series of porcelain planters well-suited to housing herbs, but equally adept at hanging on to pencils, candles, or small tabletop clutter. They come available in...

    $44.00

  21. Swing Doors

    Swing Doors

    The Sliding Door Co. has turned the traditional hinge door into a grand opening! Our cutting edge design says “innovation”, “style”, “something special”. But...

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