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Gridy Me Mirror

Gridy Me Mirror is one of the results of Menu's new strategy to collaborate with some of the most talented designers in the world, to inspire their audience with new ideas, materials and innovative ways of thinking design. Designed by Wilhelm Grieg Teisner & Lars Olav Dybdal the Gridy Me Mirror is simple in its idea and aesthetic but impressive in use, materials and diversity. A...

AJAR with love from Spain!

Design Addicts platform delighted to introduce AJAR, the name behind the Collingwood Melbourne based design team who produce, curate and import beautiful pieces for inside and out, including unique Spanish furniture. The collection of 15 brands, 80 per cent of which are new to Australian shores, is emphatically contemporary and original in design - suited to both commercial and...

Kvadrat Bouroullec knit upholstery collection 2014

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec have crafted a knitted upholstery collection for Kvadrat consisting of three tactile designs, which project a strong sense of volume and depth: Canal, Gravel and Moraine. Designed to introduce a new understanding of textile material, all are constructed using a double jersey knit. In designing the collection, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec focused on creating textiles...

mix and match and update

MIX MATCH is a decorative, hand crafted full-bodied porcelain. It’s waxy concrete effect and soft to touch surface makes this a unique, artisan product that will make an impact on any project. The tiles are mixed, cut and fired by hand with only machinery used for the extrusion. To see the full range [caption id="attachment_16758" align="aligncenter" width="599"]

Swiss Voice L7

Designed for fun, style and high-tech the Swiss Voice L7 is superbly functional while drawing on Charlie’s Angels retro flavor. The three-unit set includes unobtrusive charging base and boldly present base station and handset, meticulously designed down to the interface, icons and typeface, by a team that included art director Joel Blair, London design studio Kiwi & Pom...

the Gradient Table

Eli Chissick is an award winning designer and master craftsman. Chissick’s works have been exhibited in USA, Europe and Israel, winning numerous international design awards. Chissick’s passion for sustainable practice led to his most recent venture of recycled art “Wood-Con-Fusion”. The various types of veneers play with the colours and textures which make up the Gradient Table  "celebrating...

mathematical illustrations and optical illusions

The design of the wooden frame was inspired by the mathematical illustrations and optical illusions by M.C.Escher, Oscar Reuterswärd and their likes, hence the name MCE Lamp. Of course this ”impossible” frame is nothing but possible and it’s sturdy construction allows the big glass bowl to rest safely. The glass bowl is blown in three different sizes as the frame and the generous bowl elegantly...

TEX by raw edges Yael Mer and Shay Alkalay

A rich multi-coloured ceramic tile collection inspired by textiles textures was the starting point of the new project designed for Mutina by Raw Edges studio in London. “Creating a tangible texture is one of the challenges when designing ceramics tiles”, the two young designers state. “Looking around us, almost every object has its own particular texture, whether it’s...

Marco Sousa inspired by sound…

Born in Oporto, Portugal, Marco Sousa traveled around the World. These experiences gave him an international background and the skills to create a collection which is inspired by the different sounds that arise in the world. Marco believes, The richness of the World is based on the variety of cultures, art and traditions. Music is an art form...