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Traditional glass working techniques adapted to contemporary lighting

Traditional glass working techniques adapted to contemporary lighting

British designer Benjamin Hubert has launched Beacon, a pendant and desk light designed as part of the Glass is Tomorrow workshop held recently in Denizli, Turkey.   Beacon was designed to explore how traditional glass working techniques can be adapted to contemporary use in lighting, and how light itself can be used an integral element...
Nothing to Wear

Nothing to Wear

The exhibition Nothing to Wear by Pia Mouwitz challenges the idea that I do not have anything to wear. With a picture of all my clothes, I want to see for myself and try to understand the value of each garment and what meaning they actually have. The presentation of all the 315 garments from...
Acoustic Panels from BAUX

Acoustic Panels from BAUX

BAUX is about to release a new series of acoustic panels that are made from the same environment-friendly, recyclable material as their first product Träullit. It’s containing three natural ingredients – wood wool, cement and water.   The new building tiles are larger, measuring 116×58cm, making it quite easy to design acoustic designs for large-scale...
adidas unveils Ultra BOOST

adidas unveils Ultra BOOST

adidas has just unveiled a new shoe concept called Ultra BOOST at a guarded launch location in New York City the other day. Attending athletes and guests experienced the Ultra BOOST through state-of- the-art live testing demonstrations using the ARAMIS system also used by top engineering institutions like NASA, Boeing and Audi to measure crash...
A membrane is a delicate thing

A membrane is a delicate thing

A membrane is a delicate thing which we do not think about on a regular basis but immediately notice if it is broken or missing. When used for acoustics, a membrane filters sound waves and makes the sound in a room balanced. Together with New Zealand based designer David Trubridge, Offecct has created a membrane...
Corinthia hotels - timeless luxury for less until February 28th

Corinthia hotels – timeless luxury for less until February 28th

If you’re planning to take some days off in Europe in the next coming weeks do check out the Corinthia Hotels annual sale with fifty percent off on all their European properties; Prague, Malta, St Petersburg, Lisbon and Budapest. The Corinthia Hotel in London has its own exclusive deal where if you book three nights...
Systems - a tribute to Braun Design

Systems – a tribute to Braun Design

Moda International and Walter Knoll are delighted to host Systems – a retrospective of 1960’s Braun Design, together with a graphic interpretation of Dieter Rams design values today. Being influenced by the Bauhaus and the German modernism movement, Braun and Walter Knoll have become major references and have shaped the world of modern design. Curated...
Imperfect Design by Van Eijk & Van der Lubbe

Imperfect Design by Van Eijk & Van der Lubbe

In 2011 the Dutch designers Van Eijk & van der Lubbe travelled to Guatemala to design the first collection for Imperfect Design. The local techniques and materials of the craftsmen from Guatemala were used as a starting point for their designs, which ended up in a pure and eye-catching collection of vases made of recycled glass. The collaboration...
Pen Store in Stockholm by Form Us With Love

Pen Store in Stockholm by Form Us With Love

Pen Store is a new retail space in Stockholm design by Form Us With Love. Pen Store behaves in different ways – like a shop, a gallery, an atelier and a supplier warehouse. With the aim to provide a long sought after creative hub for local studios and pen loving people, the Pen Store has...
Timeless style and renowned durability from Belstaff

Timeless style and renowned durability from Belstaff

At David Report we like the timeless style of the Belstaff apparel. The company was founded back in 1924 in Stoke on Trent and their thirst for adventure was sparked by the invention of water resistant waxed cotton, which they went on to utilise across a range of now iconic motorcyle apparel. Worn by everyone...