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  • Open Call: Apply to the Milk Stand Pop-Up Shop at London Design Fair 2019!

    Open Call: Apply to the Milk Stand Pop-Up Shop at London Design Fair 2019!

    Are you an independent designer or maker? Do you think you'd be a fit for our pop-up shop? Apply today and we'll see you in London!

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  • Can You Match These Eyeglasses with Their Renowned Designers?

    Can You Match These Eyeglasses with Their Renowned Designers?

    Can you match these special collaboration JINS eyewear x MoMA Design Store eyeglasses with their four internationally known designers?

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  • Pair Makes Adaptable Workspaces Possible

    Pair Makes Adaptable Workspaces Possible

    With Pair, clients have access to flexible workspace systems that are height adjustable, outfitted with power, and modifiable.

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  • Haawe Hotel: Themed Rooms Inspired by the Nature of Lapland

    Haawe Hotel: Themed Rooms Inspired by the Nature of Lapland

    In downtown Rovaniemi, 14 themed rooms with Arctic design finishes and Marikmekko furnishings to match every mood.

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  • Meet Nisswa, an Eco-Friendly Outdoor Collection

    Meet Nisswa, an Eco-Friendly Outdoor Collection

    Loll Designs recently launched a new collection of outdoor furniture – Nisswa – named after a lake town in northern Minnesota.

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  • Mr. Barrett’s House Is an Old Garage Designed from the Inside Out

    Mr. Barrett’s House Is an Old Garage Designed from the Inside Out

    An old garage with an apartment over it in Geneva, Switzerland was reimagined from the inside out into Mr. Barrett’s House.

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  • Listen to Clever Podcast Episode 90 with Artist Daniel Arsham

    Listen to Clever Podcast Episode 90 with Artist Daniel Arsham

    In this episode of Clever, Amy and Jaime talk to fine artist and designer, Daniel Arsham.

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  • New Bold, Sculptural Pieces from Steven Bukowski

    New Bold, Sculptural Pieces from Steven Bukowski

    Steven Bukowski is best known for creating functional, expressive furniture, and today we're sharing eight new works released at ICFF.

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  • Where I Work: Mark Rios

    Where I Work: Mark Rios

    We check out the relatively new offices of Rios Clementi Hale Studios and learn more about co-founder Mark Rios' style of work.

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  • A Holiday Mountain Home Clad with Wood Sunshade in Tarvisio, Italy

    A Holiday Mountain Home Clad with Wood Sunshade in Tarvisio, Italy

    A holiday home in Tarvisio, Italy on a steep slope that presented many challenges for during the design process.

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  • Malgorzata Blachuta’s Klapniok Alternative Natural Seat

    Malgorzata Blachuta’s Klapniok Alternative Natural Seat

    Malgorzata Blachuta built an alternative natural seat as a return to nature and its materials, textures, and earthy colors.

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  • The Buchla Thunder Overlay Revives an Interface Inspired by Native American Art

    The Buchla Thunder Overlay Revives an Interface Inspired by Native American Art

    A 30-year old digital instrument inspired by Native American art and the natural playing positions of human hands and fingers is reborn.

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  • FLOS Introduces Overlap, a Modern Cocoon-Style Pendant Lamp

    FLOS Introduces Overlap, a Modern Cocoon-Style Pendant Lamp

    Overlap is an innovative pendant lamp by designer Michael Anastassiades with a modern twist on FLOS’ classic cocoon-wrapping technique.

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  • How New Works’ Use of Squarespace Helped Lead to Opening a Showroom

    How New Works’ Use of Squarespace Helped Lead to Opening a Showroom

    Knut Bendik Humlevik co-founded New Works in 2014 with the help of Squarespace, and now they've opened a new showroom in Copenhagen.

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  • Three Gabled Volumes in the Country Make up the Hatley House

    Three Gabled Volumes in the Country Make up the Hatley House

    A country home in Hatley, Quebec that comprises three identically shaped volumes that nestle together without intersecting.

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  • NEA Studio Designed the Beanie Sofa out of Lentils

    NEA Studio Designed the Beanie Sofa out of Lentils

    A sofa filled with lentil beans and organic latex that supports the natural curves of the human body.

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  • IKEA and UNYQ Will Soon Launch Customized 3D Printing Gear for Gamers

    IKEA and UNYQ Will Soon Launch Customized 3D Printing Gear for Gamers

    Swedish giant IKEA and San Francisco-based UNYQ launch a three product, 3D-printed collection aiming to improve comfort for gamers.

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  • The Fragment Series Takes on Marble Waste

    The Fragment Series Takes on Marble Waste

    A series that's an attempt to retain the value and use of fragmentary pieces from the marble making process and give them new life.

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  • Friday Five with Massimo Buster Minale of Buster + Punch

    Friday Five with Massimo Buster Minale of Buster + Punch

    Massimo Buster Minale of London-based Buster + Punch shares a few of his favorites for this week's Friday Five.

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  • 8 Modern Tea Infusers That Will Have You Longing for a Cup of Tea

    8 Modern Tea Infusers That Will Have You Longing for a Cup of Tea

    Sit back, relax, and check out 8 of our favorite modern tea infusers that will make you long for a cup of tea.

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