Archive for the ‘products’ category

Vanquish Volante S by Aston Martin

February 3rd, 2017

Along with the aerodynamic-enhancing carbon fiber splitter and diffuser, Aston has upgraded the monstrous 6.0-liter V12 engine to kick out a whopping 580bhp. An improved intake manifold design is also said to improve throttle response.

3D concrete printing by Bekkering Adams

February 2nd, 2017

Rotterdam-based architecture firm Bekkering Adams has taken the concrete dream one step further to test the partnership of concrete and technology in a more tangible way, with the proposal “Fire Wall”. In collaboration with the Technical University of Eindhoven and Cement & Beton Centrum, the prototype experiments investigate the effects gained by altering the variables of the technology – changes in height, speed and texture all produce different results.

Luxury motorcycle by Maksim Burov

February 2nd, 2017

In a series of renders the Moscow based artist imagines what the result might look like were the Swedish manufacturer to try its hand at a two-wheeler.

SOLIDA collection for Natevo by Matteo Nunziati

February 1st, 2017

The inspiration for the design of the table, bookcase and dresser is clearly the rationalist design of the Thirties with a contemporary twist. The pieces ooze discrete yet tangible luxury thanks to the precious materials used, the elegance of the skilfully created details and the collection’s sturdy appearance, softened by the magical light from the integrated LED fittings.

Flexible Wood Floor Mats by Sitskie Design Studio

February 1st, 2017

Traditional anti-fatigue mats don’t really fit into residential or office situations, which led Sitskie Design Studio to create a viable option, one that not only offered some comfort, but also looked good in the process.

Wooden Speakers by Rockit Log

January 31st, 2017

Rockit Logs are created from acoustic quality wood once abandoned by logging operations, then re-purposed into handcrafted works of audio + visual art by the former USA center back. Each natural shape, knot, pattern or grain means every single speaker in unique.

“The Coffee Ceremony” furniture collection by Hugh Miller

January 31st, 2017

The collection comprises a coffee cart, table, a communal bench, a stool and a chair – with each piece serving a different stage of the ritual. Mugs are held in woven loops in the cart, which also features a removable wooden panel that doubles as a tray.

Folia collection by Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance for Saint-Louis Crystal

January 30th, 2017

The versatile collection is a surprising approach for Saint-Louis with a singular aesthetic sense. Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance chose the cut of the Folia crystal being influenced by a leaf.

Lanisor flexible furniture by Angewandte Kunst Schneeberg design students

January 30th, 2017

The students used fibre composite Lanisor – a lightweight, flexible felt-like material – combining it with wooden panels and dowels.

BAUX sound absorbing panels by Tyler Adams

January 26th, 2017

Tyler Adams, the author of Sound Materials, caught up with the Form Us With Love team members – and co-founders BAUX – to discuss their vision to seize on an opportunity to reinvent the aesthetics of Träulit. This Swedish-made, porous building material made from wood wool has excellent sound absorbing properties and the studio found its potential for usage compelling.

3D Printed vases by Libero Rutilo

January 25th, 2017

The 3D printed structure dresses the container and conceals it beneath an aesthetically-pleasing geometric mesh. Rutilo’s 3D printed vases can be easily placed on top of a water bottle and fastened to the cap, creating new objects from old.

Brick wallpaper by Murals Wallpaper

January 25th, 2017

With rich colours and sleek style coming out to play, Murals Wallpaper shows us how to keep timeless brick walls contemporary with sophisticated new pieces. The updated collection demonstrates a range of luxurious designs, from brick walls coated in rich, deep colour to classic natural brick looks – for minimal yet warm interior spaces.

Geometric brass lighting by Lightmaker Studio

January 24th, 2017

“In keeping with the company’s design philosophy – all three series use classic forms, pure shapes and materials such as hand-finished brass and hand-blown glass to create sculpture-like modern pieces,” said the Toronto-based studio. The Mode pendants feature milky blown-glass spheres, organised on a horizontal plane and connected by metal branches.

AirTiles panels

January 23rd, 2017

The panels come in various formats – from decorative borders to tile panels up to huge murals (many panels that are combined to create beautiful large-scale artworks) – stunning paintings in metal, spanning large surfaces (usually entire walls).

Storri Luxury Vinyl collection by Parterre

January 22nd, 2017

A gathering of design inspiration from stories untold, the patterns within Storri embrace cultural values from diverse environments. Both original designs, the two new introductory designs, combined, offer 11 color options. Balancing out the collection with a wood and stone look, designs Kennett and Madal draw from the cultural experiences and the stories that go unheard.

HUGO WHITE pendant light by Slamp

January 22nd, 2017

Hugo’s new, silky white finish is both elegant and versatile, customizing any space with its sinuous design and evenly diffused, soft light, shining through its printed techno-polymer structure.

VELI COUTURE lighting by Slamp

January 21st, 2017

The ample Veli family has already received its accolades, including the Red Dot Design Award. The latest member features a soft finish that was inspired by modern textiles, and is available in 2 suspensions, 3 ceiling applique, and an adorable table lamp.

Bern bag by Odo Fioravanti

January 20th, 2017

In this clutch – exclusively made of 3D printed sintered nylon – a series of rounded blades seem to stem from an initial circular central point and then multiply creating the clutch, dominated by the structural rhythm imposed by the gaps between an oval shape and the next. Thus, the visual result is a pulsating and dynamic pattern developed by matching bending parallel lines, reproduced to capture the unique urban structure of the Swiss capital.

Mist air purifier by Ponti Design Studio

January 19th, 2017

In order to give Mist its unique look, an aluminum sheet undergoes a long high precision process of anodization, piercing and bending using a specially-made machine. As a result, Mist is a single seamless piece that reflects the light and colors of the environment around it.

FOLK collection by Dare to Rug

January 18th, 2017

The designs are created by repeating stylised Romanian motifs and are available in three different colour combinations printed with the Aquajet technique. Forbo’s Aquajet water cutting technology enables reproduction of the most intricate designs and allows for endless creativity in floor design.