‘Moody Nest’ by German Designer Hanna Ernsting (VIDEO)

Is it possible to show how you feel by using a furniture piece? Sounds silly, but German designer Hanna Emelie Ernsting thinks it is. Under the motto “Form follows moods”, Ernsting has created Moody Nest, a sofa that resembles a bean bag. Your mood actually dictates how Moody Nest is going to look like. With …

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EMPORIA IN MALMO, SWEDEN | BY Wingårdhs Architects (VIDEO)

Emporia shopping center is something new. This remarkable urban planning project placed along Boulevarden and Stationsgatan in Hyllie, Malmo, Sweden, done by Wingardhs’s architects Gert Wingårdh, Johan Eklind, Joakim Lyth, graphic designer Jennie Stolpe and interior architect Helena Toresson is intended to become a part of the city alongside residential buildings and offices. Due to …

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TOLEDO METRO STATION | BY OSCAR TUSQUETS BLANCA

The Toledo Metro Station in Naples, Italy (Metro is subway in Italy) was opened in September 2012 after many delays, but the wait was worth it. The station was designed by the Catalan architect Oscar Tusquets Blanca and its main feature is the blue Bisazza mosaic which covers the walls and floors of the station …

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‘Fallen Tree‘ Bench By Benjamin Graindorge

Design Miami, which took place from June 11 to June 16, offered some outstanding ideas but young French designer Benjamin Graindorge’s ‘Fallen Tree’ bench really stood out. Basically it is a piece of furniture that is half tree, half bench. It has two constituent parts – oak wood and glass – which are perfectly combined …

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ENERGI+ BACKPACK | BY TYLT

$199.99

I can’t actually believe that no one thought of this before. The ENERGI+ BACKPACK, created by TYLT, is the backpack we have all been waiting for. Apart from being a perfectly good backpack made of high quality ballistic nylon, having more than 1,450 cubic inches of internal space and 13 pockets and also standing straight …

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WOOD.HEAD.PHONES | BY ANDERS STAI FOUGNER

Fancy a change from boring designer headphones? Anders Stai Fougner, an imaginative 19-year-old student from Oslo, Norway, has designed and developed a really quirky set of wooden headphones called Wood.Head.Phones which are custom fitted and handmade in Norway. These striking and unconventional headphones are rectangular in shape and available in oak, ash, walnut or cherry. …

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QUIET CHAIR | BY STUDIO TILT

If you are searching for solitude and seclusion in this busy world, the Quiet Chair, designed by London-based Studio TILT, will give you your own quiet and private space. The chair intentionally resembles a cocoon, making the user feel shielded and comforted, like in a personal haven. Quiet Chair is pentagonal in shape and was …

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Pyramid Lighting Sculpture by Aqua Creations

The Pyramid Lighting Sculpture, created by Albi Serfaty and Benad Dar of Tel-Aviv based Aqua Creations Lighting & Furniture Atelier, is a large-scale light fixture and an exercise in further exploration of use of silk by the designers. The inverted pyramid lighting sculpture is made of a grid of 28 triangular frames with each frame …

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PARKROYAL SINGAPORE | BY WOHA ARCHITECTS

The people from Woha Architects, a Singapore based architecture practice, are responsible for this amazingly lush hotel in the heart of Singapore. The location of the Parkroyal Singapore is very urban, so if we tell you that they have managed to put more than 160,000 square feet of blossoming gardens into their design, you will …

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Hong Kong Micro Apartment by Gary Chang – 24 Rooms / 344 sq ft (Video)

Residential space is becoming an exceptionally expensive commodity and a growing problem in urbanized Asian environments. However, architect Gary Chang from Hong Kong need not worry. His ingenious solution called ‘Micro Apartment’ could be the key to creating more space with sliding wall units and fold-away furniture. Gary’s apartment is only 344 square foot (or …

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