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Lake Tahoe Residence winner of the One- and Two-Family Custom Residences, award

Jan 29, 2009 | 1 Comment

One of the nineteen recipients of the 2008 AIA, Housing awards was granted to the Lake Tahoe Residence by Lake Flato Architects. The award that belonged to the One- and Two-Family Custom Residences category, it was granted to projects that promote good design ; as a necessity of life, a sanctuary for the spirit and […]

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“Dr Moreau”; a sofa with multiple components…!

Jan 28, 2009 | No Comments

At the Milan 2008 design week an interesting concept emerged by El Ultimo Grito studio –a partnership founded in 1997 in London , by Hurtado and Roberto Feo-.In collaboration with UNO , a Valencia based manufacturer, they presented “Dr Moreau”; a sofa that has multiple components and can be configured in several interesting ways. The […]

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Randy Brown nominated for Green architecture, at the 2008, AIA Housing Awards

Jan 27, 2009 | 1 Comment

One of the 19th recipients for the eighth annual Housing awards by the American Institute of Architects(AIA), is the architectural firm Randy Brown Architects and their project Laboratory, build in Omaha Nebraska. The Project was designed having in mind the environment and used green materials and techniques to the highest extend. Originally designed as a […]

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MCK architects, the winner of the 2008 Interior design awards

Jan 26, 2009 | No Comments

There is no doubt where one goes to discover modern residential architecture in Australia. MCK developed an expertise in modern design over the past twelve years that reflect new means of construction methods and buildings products; transforming in that way the local design industry, to new horizons of modern innovative structures.Awarded by several awards and […]

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“ONE” a chair you cannot miss!!!

Jan 24, 2009 | No Comments

How about an obese chair!! You heard right. Designed by Charlotte Kingsnorth, it was the result of a design competition sponsored by an educational charity that supports creative arts in the UK.Charlotte was the winner of this design competition and for a good reason. “ONE” was inspired by the painting of English painter Jenny Saville, […]

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Elisa Honkanen , reinvents the modern table

Jan 23, 2009 | No Comments

“Form follows function” ..The rules here are simple… Experimentation with materials, forms, structures, solid and void to create something functional that is easy to use. Well, Elisa Honkanen achieved just that.. The Aito table, has a certain simplicity that comes with a functional design , easy to carry and multiple uses. The basic raw materials […]

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Cradle Bed by Okooko; does it get more romantic than that..!!

Jan 22, 2009 | 1 Comment

Looks like a boat? Well, wish any boat was that comfortable!!! This eco-friendly cradle bed, manufactured by natural latex, bamboo and wool will have you sleep like a baby!! Designed by David Trubridge for Okooko; a New Zealand based company, this bed cannot be more flexible and more romantic than its current design. The concept […]

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Color and more color, by Louis Vuitton

Jan 21, 2009 | No Comments

Limited edition of Louis Vuitton Bags call for bright colors; hand to hand with probably the most recognized logo in the world. The bags true comfort to hand held- “true handbags”- are perfected to suit either a working woman or a trendy girl; gain great popularity. The designs of the bags vary from Damier Canvas […]

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An architectural project that is eco and cost friendly, House 205

Jan 18, 2009 | No Comments

Designed by H Arquitectes, the House 2005 is a true masterpiece that fits within its context in perfect harmony. Built in a setting with great amount of trees and steep slopes in Vacarisses, Catalunya, Spain, the aim of the structure is to preserve the natural surrounding and avoid any serious impact to the land and […]

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Sistemi; one of Cappellini’s best, modern storage systems

Jan 17, 2009 | No Comments

Cappellini’s modular home and office storage systems have been work in progress for the past twenty years and still on the go!!! One of their most known and often used system for home and office, modular storage solutions, is the “Storage chameleon”, Sistemi. Sistemi’s latest development, is smart , adaptable, is a counting frame, specially […]

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