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Meet Designer Bertjan Pot, the Man Behind the Masks

Meet Designer Bertjan Pot, the Man Behind the Masks

Bertjan Pot is famous for his Random Light for Moooi – but he’s also known his colourful, delightfully odd, rope-woven masks. We caught up with the Dutch designer to discuss his experimental approach to design.

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November 30, 2018

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Power in Numbers: 5 Clustered Pendant Lights That Make a Lasting Impression

Power in Numbers: 5 Clustered Pendant Lights That Make a Lasting Impression

Lights with strong personality up the ante when grouped together. Here are five clustered pendant lights that work better together, by Tom Dixon, Bomma, Artemide, Modern Forms and Bocci.

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November 28, 2018

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Trends 2019: Soft, Rounded Design is Back

Trends 2019: Soft, Rounded Design is Back

Whether it’s sofas or superstructures, the era of razor-edged design is giving way to soft lines and feminine curves.

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November 26, 2018

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Trends 2019: Designers Are Making Metal Mesh Fluid

Trends 2019: Designers Are Making Metal Mesh Fluid

Metal mesh, a material once relegated to stiffer applications is being draped and sculpted with abandon. But don’t think you’ll see its curtain call soon.

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November 23, 2018

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Trends 2019: Rick Tegelaar on his Moooi Meshmatics Lamp

Trends 2019: Rick Tegelaar on his Moooi Meshmatics Lamp

The young Dutch designer explains how and why he crafted a lighting fixture out of lowly chicken wire – and how it got into Moooi’s latest collection.

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November 23, 2018

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Barilla’s Limited-Edition Packaging Design Tackles its Controversial Past

Barilla’s Limited-Edition Packaging Design Tackles its Controversial Past

In 2013, Barilla’s chairman claimed the company would never use a gay family in its ads. Now, it has partnered with Olimpia Zagnoli on a box that features two women sharing a kiss over spaghetti.

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November 21, 2018

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How Salvatori is Sculpting a More Innovative Stone Company

How Salvatori is Sculpting a More Innovative Stone Company

Located near the Carrara mountains, Salvatori began as a traditional stone company. Today it is a global brand, renowned for innovation and high-profile designer collaborations.

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November 21, 2018

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Trends 2019: Giulio Cappellini on the Wooden Cloud

Trends 2019: Giulio Cappellini on the Wooden Cloud

The architect and founder of Milan-based Cappellini expounds on why he released one of his company’s biggest-selling products in a new medium.

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November 20, 2018

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Trends 2019: Stretching the Limits of Wood

Trends 2019: Stretching the Limits of Wood

An elemental and time-honoured material, wood is being bent, twisted and layered in new and evocative ways – and replacing plastic while it’s at it.

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November 20, 2018

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Honouring the Italian Master, Gio Ponti, in France

Honouring the Italian Master, Gio Ponti, in France

The life and work of the prolific Italian maestro is being celebrated at Tutti Ponti: Gio Ponti, Arch-Designer, at the Musée des Art Décoratifs in Paris.

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November 15, 2018

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