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Rock Vase by Jin Kuramoto

A combination vase that is influenced from Kenzan pinholder – a traditional item from Japanese flower arranging.

Exhibition: Complimentary Colors, by Jin Kuramoto, at L’Archivolto Libreria Galleria,
April 22-27 Milan, Italy.
Read more: dezeen

Belle by Claesson Koivisto Rune for Skultuna

Shaped like a wine decanter, Belle is actually a jewellery box made entirely of brass.

Belle, by Claesson Koivisto Rune, for Skultuna

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Insect Cage by Ryuji Nakamura

Insect Cage/Deroll Commissions Series 1:box, by Ryuji Nakamura

Footed Bowl by Finn Juhl

This rare teak bowl with teak feet is tiny, measuring 7.5cm High and 23.5cm wide, designed by Finn Juhl, a towering figure within Danish furniture design and the Danish Modern movement.

Footed Bowl, ca. 1950s, Finn Juhl for Kay Bojesen, Price on Request at Jacksons

Skrepkus: Build a Better Paper Clip

three times prettier and three times more convenient than an ordinary paper clip.

Skrepkus, by Art. Lebedev Studio

Iittala Glassware by Tapio Wirkkala

Tapio Wirkkala is best known for designing the original Finlandia Vodka bottle, inspired by the elements in his native Finland. These fine examples of glassware from the period are up for auction at the upcoming Modern Design event on 24 March.

top: Inari bowl, model 3543, Made by Iittala, 1967, Estimate: $2,000–3,000
bottom: Alpina vase, model 3570, Made by Iittala 1966, Estimate: $1,000–1,500
Glassware by Tapio Wirkkala, Auction at Wright

Cutt Flatware by Thomas Feichtner

A play of geometry and planes, the Cutt silver flatware line have been exhibited at the Museum of Applied Art in Vienna, the set includes a fork, spoon, knife, teaspoon, and pastry fork.

Cutt, by Thomas Feichtner, for Wiener Silberschmiede Werkstätte

Eki Station Clock by Takenobu Igarashi

The Eki Clock channels the design of the famous concourse clock in Japan’s northerly Sapporo Station in Hokkaido. Accomplished sculptor and designer Takenobu Igarashi is the master behind the clean, classic lines of this iconic timepiece.

Eki Clock, by Takenobu Igarashi, from HH Style

Russel Wright Fire Deer Andirons

This is the only known pair of the model to exist. The andirons appeared in a sales pamphlet, “Russel Wright’s Circus,” ca. 1930. The “Circus” also included whimsical animals that served as paperweights and other desk accessories. According to anecdote, Russel Wright changed the spelling of his first name in the late 1920s, when a supply of stationery he had ordered arrived with one “l” instead of two. The andirons date to such an early period in Wright’s career that the unknown forger of them probably did not know the correct spelling of “Russel.”

Fire Deer Andirons, ca. 1930, $10,000-$15,000, by Russel Wright, at Phillips, de Pury & Company, and Wright

Glass and Porcelain Vases by Ionna Vautrin

Ionna Vautrin has designed a series of glass and porcelain vases (From top to bottom):

Fabbrica del vapore, Like micro architectures these vases are inspired by industrial landscapes where colored smokes escape from chimneys…
Donges, Micro architectures these vases are inspired by oil refineries landscapes.
Rombas, Inspired by industrial landscapes, these vases are like micro architectures which evoke canals of the blast furnaces factories.
Bovisa, Like micro architectures these vases are inspired by industrial landscapes composed by gas tanks.

Glass and Porcelain Vases, by Ionna Vautrin
via: Swissmiss

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