Start-up bicycle brand Ono Cycle has released a set of wall mounts that save space by storing and displaying bikes. The hooks hark back to the early history of bicycles, when frames were constructed using wood. In a nod to this heritage, each of the wall mounts is made from sustainable red oak, which has been harvested in Wisconsin. The frame of the bike slots into a groove at the front of the r..
Clean lines and a strong silhouette characterise K Lamp, a design that was borne out of British product design brand Vitamin’s desire to develop a lamp with a crisp, ceramic form. Chris and Andy Vernall designed the lamp in two halves, a cone-like base and a curved, pyramidal shade. The two main ceramic components interact to conceal all fixtures, including the LED lightbulb, which can still be ..
A chubby meat thermometer made of silicon and a chopping board that aids in the disposal of food scraps are among the objects designed by Alain Gilles for new kitchenware brand Evolution. The French brand, founded by Vincent Le Guern, aims to add innovative functionality to classic kitchen products. Set to launch at this month's Maison&Objet trade fair in Paris, Evolution's first collection feat..
주방을 빛내줄 황동 주방가구 When paired with a minimal clean design, and used in moderation, copper in the kitchen is a great way to take a classic material and create a modern look. Today we’re sharing 12 ways you can use copper home decor to add functionality and style to your kitchen.
OTO is a ceramic analog speaker for smartphones. It’s a collaboration between Danish industrial design trio KiBiSi and Japanese ceramic artist Kosho Ito. The partnership is curated by Kengo Kuma for the East Japan Project. The piece is a hybrid of a wind instrument and a bowl. It combines analog sound enhancement of portable music with a storage bowl for trifles and blends modern tech with a tra..
Austrian designer Thomas Feichtner has collaborated with silverware manufacturer Jarosinski & Vaugoin to create a set of minimal tableware featuring uneven washes of gold (+ slideshow). Feichtner is presenting Bols d'Or at Vienna Design Week 2016, which kicked off in the Austrian capital yesterday.The handcrafted silver vessels come in three different sizes – a bowl, a cup and a drinking bowl. f..
electric fans, a blessing in the summer, tend to occupy more space than their short yearly use justifies. jiyoun kim studio developed ‘conbox’ in an effort to merge aesthetics and functionality into a single unit capable of extended storage. ‘conbox’ offers wireless power, with various air functions controlled via app. the device can be collapsed entirely and stored, as well as assembled to two ..
Polish design studio Lightovo has created the Milo Lamp as a way to put plants on display inside these remarkable statement pieces. Each lamp can be used as either a table or pendant lamp, and has a small section cut out from the glass shade, allowing a small plant to be placed inside. The small hole in the side of the lamp makes it easy to swap your plants out and to water them. from contemporist
Pendant lighting is something that often goes unnoticed, but in this restaurant, the pendant lights definitely draw the attention of the guests. The restaurant, designed by Atelier I-N-D-J and located in Shanghai, China, includes pendant lighting on a pulley system, allowing them to adjust the height of the lights when needed. The custom-designed lighting has a drop pendant light made from cast ..