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A Chunky, Color-Soaked Vase With the Neck of a Swan

Dinosaur Designs’s latest collection includes a vessel that’s as graceful as the bird it was...

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This Designer Wants to Change the Way You Think About Corn

With his Totomoxtle project, Fernando Laposse is revitalizing Mexico’s heirloom corn industry.

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This Chair Puts an Artful Spin on the Traditional Seat

Hlynur Atlason’s Lína Swivel Chair, available exclusively at Design Within Reach, is rooted in...

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A Lumpy, Ghostly Vessel Made of Sand

Steven Haulenbeek sculpts otherworldly objects from an ingenious mixture of the seashore substance...

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A Tile Mosaic So Simple, You Can Arrange It Yourself

The new line of cement tiles by Avery Thatcher are bold, colorful, and entirely fuss-free.

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Surrealistic Plates That Ward Off Evil

Marked by a ubiquitous evil eye, L’Objet’s Lito collection originated during a chance encounter

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An Undulating Pendant, Frozen in Time

Marset’s Pu-erh lighting fixture has a texture evocative of rippling silk, but that is made of...

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A Bench With a Very Surprising Bulge

Najla El Zein’s “Distortion” furniture series is marked by smooth, hollow humps.

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This Outdoor Lounger Will Never Get Old

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec’s Palissade collection for HAY embraces timeless elegance.

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Jochen Holz’s Weird, Warped Neon

The German artist repurposes a technique typically reserved for making laboratory glassware to...

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Rhythmic, Alien-Like Vases Fit for a Futuristic Table

Olivier van Herpt creates vessels that reconcile technology with craft, using a 3-D printer he...

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When a 19th-Century Spanish Courtesan Inspires a Lamp

Larose Guyon’s Otèro lighting fixture adopts key characteristics of the cabaret dancer Caroline...

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This One Thing Will Imbue Your Kitchen With a Cool Serenity

Henrybuilt’s Fluted Island is a moody, versatile, stand-alone storage system that marks a new...

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This Chair Was Designed for a Futuristic Tribal Utopia

Joep van Lieshout’s Liberty Lounger for Moooi is less outrageous, but no less imaginative, than...

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Looking at This Wallpaper Feels Like Being in a Carnival Mirror House

Miranda Lichtenstein’s marvelous, mind-bending photos are translated to wallpaper by Maharam’s...