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Some custom builds pay homage to the classic features of the base bike. Others modernize the original look to stand out from the crowd. Then there’s UYC. Built by Death Machines of London, Up Yours Copper keeps true to its name and represents everything bike building and riding stands for. Unapologetic, badass, tough, unconventional. It […]
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Built within a striking natural landscape on Hamilton Island, Australia, the Solis house designed by Renato D’Ettorre Architects helps its inhabitants feel like they’re in a perpetual vacation on a completely private retreat. The structure makes the most of its environment to maximize the views, but the design goes much further than simply connecting the […]
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We live in a world filled with design innovations and ingenious products, but it may come as a surprise to many to learn that the humble kitchen knife currently goes through a revolution. And Germany seems to leads the way. First, we wrote about the modernization of a 3,500-year old blade. Now, we’re happy to […]
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Cut off from the mainland and accessible only by boat, this off-the-grid house stands in a picturesque area of a secluded island, providing stunning views of the Phillip Island, the Bass Strait and the sea on one side and of the pastoral French Island National Park landscape on the other. Ingenious design decisions, modern technology […]
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In 2016, both Brooks England and Vans celebrate important milestones, with the British bicycle saddle manufacturer turning 150 and the legendary footwear brand marking its 50th anniversary. Naturally, the two icons decided to celebrate in style by collaborating on a limited-edition collection that pays homage to the their shared passion for traditional craftsmanship, handmade products […]
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After two years of working on NTN as a side project, product designer and Notion co-founder Ian Walton decided to focus completely on the design-oriented timepieces and launched the independent watch brand this September, with the first collection of W1/D watches introduced at the beginning of December. Much like the Frame Chair, the expertly crafted […]
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Located in Bridgehampton in the Hamptons, the WE Guest House stands on an expansive plot of land that offers complete privacy in a space reminiscent of a relaxing retreat. Lush vegetation, gardens and trees surround the house, with double-height windows linking the interior to the green landscape and maximizing the views. Designed by New York […]
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The art of cooking reminds in some ways of architecture, even though the products of the former bring momentary pleasure while the latter’s endure for centuries. The concept, design and building stages of creating new gourmet dishes ultimately aim to create complex structures from basic elements, with the goal to stimulate the senses. Designed by […]
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Designed with a stylish blend of modern minimalism and traditional craftsmanship, the new Eriksson Keepall Denim made by Nudie Jeans provides an elegant take on the carry-on bag. Denim aficionados, those who appreciate good design as well as anyone who wants to travel in style will love this design. The light brown vegetable tanned leather […]
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We previously wrote about a stunning multifunctional table that combines a striking look with plenty of functionality and about a lamp that also doubles as a planter. Now we’re happy to introduce another practical and simply beautiful design from the Canadian Object/Interface studio. The Brass Rail shelf system combines convenient features, elegance, craftsmanship, and robust […]
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