Posts Tagged: natural materials

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waarmakers cardboard LED lamp

I was in the cool Local Goods Market store in De Hallen in Amsterdam this weekend and saw this amazingly simple fixture by local Amsterdam design shop Waarmakers (who I posted about previously here). Talk about circular economy design at its finest!!!  Why are

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waarmakers cardboard LED lamp

I was in the cool Local Goods Market store in De Hallen in Amsterdam this weekend and saw this amazingly simple fixture by local Amsterdam design shop Waarmakers (who I posted about previously here). Talk about circular economy design at its finest!!!  Why are

GlowPlantProject

glowing plants

A crazy, totally sci-fi, yet very real Kickstarter project that is looking to splice bio-luminescence genes into plants to create glowing plants. This is great research:  Radical, visionary, and a completely different way of thinking about how we live.  It is

GlowPlantProject

glowing plants

A crazy, totally sci-fi, yet very real Kickstarter project that is looking to splice bio-luminescence genes into plants to create glowing plants. This is great research:  Radical, visionary, and a completely different way of thinking about how we live.  It is

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emerging objects

Via Gizmodo, a cool little design company called Emerging Objects that is exploring alternative natural materials such as wood pulp, clay, and salt for use in 3D printing technologies.

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emerging objects

Via Gizmodo, a cool little design company called Emerging Objects that is exploring alternative natural materials such as wood pulp, clay, and salt for use in 3D printing technologies.

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l+b: young designers showcase

Light + Building has a special area showcasing recent graduates hoping to launch their own product design firms.  Three in particular caught my eye. Daniel Becker Design Studio from Berlin was again showing a gorgeous modular lighting system called “Sparks”. 

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l+b: young designers showcase

Light + Building has a special area showcasing recent graduates hoping to launch their own product design firms.  Three in particular caught my eye. Daniel Becker Design Studio from Berlin was again showing a gorgeous modular lighting system called “Sparks”. 

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l+b: Ango

At Light+Building I had a chance to talk with Angus Hutcheson, the Chief Designer/Founder of Ango, which I had previously written about last year.  Angus was a most gracious host and clearly takes great pride in his creations.  One can

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l+b: Ango

At Light+Building I had a chance to talk with Angus Hutcheson, the Chief Designer/Founder of Ango, which I had previously written about last year.  Angus was a most gracious host and clearly takes great pride in his creations.  One can