Posts Tagged ‘durability’

“Magne-Hinge” Magnetic Frame customizable eyewear by Nendo

May 15th, 2014

The 0.8mm carved titanium frame uses magnets layered and hooked together allowing you to safely remove the arms by pulling sideways, swapping them for new colors and materials.

Fletcher Design Hotel by KOLENIK, Amsterdam

March 26th, 2013

The decor of the hotel is inspired by Kolenik‘s own Eco Chic signature. “Eco Chic is aimed at durability. Besides homeliness, warmth and sustainability it also stands for minimalism and chic.

Brokula&Z packaging by Bruketa-Zinic

November 21st, 2012

The packaging had to be as eco-friendly as possible. The biggest challenge was to design the packaging that’s easy to assemble but without any glue and plastic, which at the same time serves as a fun giftwrap and a practical protection of the product. Also we had to find a recycled paper that’s good enough in terms of quality and durability, and the colors with eco-certificates.

Bread & Butter Berlin 2012 Summer – ALPHA INDUSTRIES

August 3rd, 2012

Bread & Butter Berlin 2012 Summer – ALPHA INDUSTRIES

EDWIN Store, London

March 27th, 2012

When conceptualising the London Store, Edwin wanted to maintain a level of simplicity throughout its design that reflected the brand as a whole. In turn, that simplicity could then allow the focus to be product led, allowing the customer to experience a classic jeanery, with the ease of a well worn pair of denims.

Mass Light by Norm Architects

March 14th, 2012

The pendant is made of brown marble and glass, as the two architects were keen on creating a lamp made from natural stone with its warm sensual hues. The unusual use of such a massive piece of marble for a lamp gives an exceptional sense of quality and durability.

Beehives & Buzzcuts children’s hair salon by Andrea Mason, New York

February 8th, 2012

The children’s hair salon designed by Andrea Mason/architect is located in New York City and was designed for the under 10 set. The renovation transformed the existing 3,000 square foot space into an airy, fun, and colorful children’s hair salon, event space, and retail store.

Koko Black chocolatier by Mim Design, Melbourne

November 28th, 2011

The first Koko Black salon opened at Melbourne’s historic Royal Arcade in December 2003. Shane Hills, Koko Blacks founder, had a vision to create a world-class chocolate experience and this vision has been well and truly realized with seven exquisite stores and plans for further expansion.

Lobule chair plastic by Vasiliy Butenko

November 23rd, 2011

Armchair louble (plastic), the variation of the chair louble made of plastic, which lowers level of durability.

Bamboo bench by Gal Ben-Arav

August 3rd, 2011

Bamboo is a plant that is quickly replenished, making it a sustainable choice for construction. It also has a high mechanical strength and durability to weather conditions. Choosing to use the material in its natural and raw form, israeli designer Gal Ben-Arav has developed the ‘Bamboo bench’.