Reading Time: 1 minute Italian designer Michael Breschi created these beautiful white porcelain and metal vases inspired by water towers. The collection is an homage to the work of internationally renowned artists: Bernd and Hilla Becher, known for their photographs of industrial buildings and structures. Breschi studied Industrial Design at Florence University. In 2012, he founded Gentle Giants, a […]
Reading Time: 1 minute Inspired by the pine trees of one of Italy’s most beautiful parks, the Borghese Sofa is constructed as a network of branches that hold three foliage-like cushions in place. The sofa was designed by Noé Duchaufour Lawrance. The monochromatic version is so elegant. via: fastcodesign
Reading Time: 1 minute Simone Simonelli is the talented industrial designer behind the Maisonnette furniture collection. “Maisonnette” in French means small house. Simone’s aim with the collection was to create multifunctional furniture for small living spaces. The collection comprises of three pieces: a stand/mini-wardrobe, a cart/table and a basket/tray, each is made from solid alder wood treated with natural […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Take a look at this inventive shelving concept design by Viktor Matic. “www is an interpretation of the ‘shelf’ archetype. Through its parts it is not only a modular system, but also a type of installation in an ever changing space.” You can see a video about the project by clicking here. Developed at the […]
Reading Time: 1 minute Fashion house Marni commissioned Colombian by ex-prisoners to create a collection of 100 recliners and rocking chairs to ease the transition from incarceration to life on the outside. The chairs will be exhibited at Salone del Mobile in Milan. via: Hint Mag
Reading Time: 2 minutes Thinkk & Studio 248 collaborated to create a series of interesting yet functional furniture pieces, lighting and design objects. “We found that the armrest is in fact, an interesting object; it can be used in so many ways, positions and at so many different heights, representing formal or informal expressions. “Arms chair” offers additional armrests […]
Reading Time: 1 minute Lorea Sinclaire is an industrial designer living in Vancouver, Canada. She came up with this beautiful design for a ceramic lunch kit. “Tiffin lunch kit is a refined dining experience on the go. The two bowls, cast in durable thin-walled ceramics, stack on top of each other and seal with a cork lid that doubles […]
Reading Time: 1 minute A house-shaped ashtray made from sheet metal whose chimney smokes when you place a lit cigarette inside it! p.s. Nicework does not support smoking…and please say no to drugs. Taking candy from strangers is also not recommended.
Reading Time: 1 minute SILNT is reinventing ordinary objects. They designed this insert which transforms your coffee cup into this awesome pencil holder. Very cool concept, we hope to see more.
Reading Time: 1 minute Cool typographic tables by Faktura Design, whose legs are designed to spell out the acronyms for New York and Los Angeles.