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Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Monday, January 31st, 2011

10:30 pm

Bamboo Bench

Curated reports, “Created as a final project at Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem, Gal Ben-Arav’s Bamboo Bench marries raw bamboo and cast aluminum. The Israeli designer chose to use bamboo in raw form because of the materials…

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Monday, November 1st, 2010

4:30 pm

Coffee Bench by BEYOND Studio

Karolina Tylka, of Polish design studio BEYOND, cares about smart use of space. The adjustable nature of her “Coffee Bench” speaks directly to this concern, the movable elements allowing for different size seating and table top options. Tylka’s inspiration –…

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Thursday, July 15th, 2010

4:05 pm

Studio Roeper Furniture

From Curated – Founded by Florian Roeper, Studio Roeper handcrafts small batch high-end furnishings. Based in Oakland, the firm pairs earthy materials with clean lines (and occasionally metals) to produce objects that are at once contemporary and warm. Of particular…

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Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

8:02 pm

Creo Concrete Studio

Creo Concrete Studio

Creo Concrete Studio began as a collaborative effort between Maysun Wells and Eric Green. The two Californian’s understand well the inherent potential of concrete to produce beautiful forms. Their outdoor furniture, inlayed with cut glass or ammonite, is far cry…

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Friday, December 4th, 2009

4:30 pm

Emiliano Godoy’s Flex Collection

Emiliano Godoy’s Flex Collection

Designed for Mexico City-based Pirwi, the Flex Collection is built through the creation of a twisted plywood formed mesh. The pieces are delicate, yet structurally very strong. The resulting stool, bench, and coffee table maintain undulating lines and patterns that…

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Friday, November 27th, 2009

1:25 pm

Smoker Bench

Even though I am regularly keen on design focused for specific segments on the population (cyclists, bus riders, etc), items conceived for smokers never quite grab me. Take this “Smoker Bench,” for example, while not unpleasant it certainly doesn’t fill…

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