Ferm Living’s autumn winter 2017 collection channels “Nordic decadence” — Dezeen

Danish brand Ferm Living's autumn winter 2017 collection, simply titled The Home, incorporates popular design trends including so-called millennial pink, brass hardware and forms inspired by mid-century furniture. Claiming to blend "the essence of a graphic Nordic design identity with an allure of understated sophistication", the new pieces include a room divider that evokes the art deco …

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Designs of the Year Nominee – Wales Nation Brand by Smörgåsbord Studio

A pretty patriotic post. Seeing as I'm yet again heading away from home for a significant amount of time, I thought it appropriate to share this rather enlightening news about my homeland. Wales has rebranded it's nation in the aim to "do the country justice" and prevent it being "eclipsed" by it's surrounding countries. Cardiff-based …

Designjunction announces installations and exhibitions for London Design Festival 2017 — Dezeen

Dezeen promotion: a giant ceramic gateway, a flower-filled passage and visions for cars of the future are among the installations and exhibitions set to take place at this year's designjunction. The event returns to Granary Square in London's King's Cross from 21 to 24 September. It will host a series of installations, exhibitions, collaborations and… [Reblogged] …

Putting the Light in Delight! — Yanko Design

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/nanumdlight/dlight-kinetic-lighting-transformable-lampshade/widget/video.html Elegant, hypnotic, and so beautiful, it justifies all the design awards its won, the D’Light puts an art installation in every home! Named D’Light after its delightful experience (as well as a combination of Donation and Light), the lamp is a pleasure to own and interact with. The D’Light is a kinetic lighting device …

The Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 50 Delivers Precisely Powerful Sound

It’s near impossible to forget the Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90, a monolithic, tessellated,18-driver hydra engineered with 8,200 watts per channel designed to celebrate 90 years of everything Bang & Olufsen. It’s an attention grabbing presence even when turned off, but completely arresting when at full blast – the audio version of experiencing Ludicrous Mode. …

Volvox Labs’ Microsoft Theater Lounge Revamp — Core77

Overview As a part of the revamp of the Microsoft Theatre Lounge, Volvox Labs created four permanent art installations. The first piece titled Momentum, is a Microsoft powered kinetic sculpture. Made of locally sourced ash wood. Inspired by the Microsoft logo, the sculpture is also made up of 80 Ultra motion linear actuators, 160 custom …

IKEA smart lights now play nicely with Apple HomeKit

IKEA's Tradfri smart lighting line is an impressive system at a relatively affordable price point, and it just got even better. Earlier this year, IKEA announced that it would be integrating Tradfri with Apple's HomeKit. Today, the Swedish furniture company pushed an update to all existing hubs that does just that. What's more, Ikea bulbs …