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Spoutnik, by Guillaume Bardet, for ligne roset

Iris Table by BarberOsgerby

The Iris Table, constructed to resemble its moniker, is made from slightly different shades of anodized aluminum components.

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Iris Table, by BarberOsgerby, for Established and Sons

Trompe l`oi


Trompe l´oi is a mirror and shelf unit in one.

Trompe l`oi Mirror, by Atelier Oi, for Röthlisberger

Containers for Bulthaup

We love the clear design, functionality and craftsmanship of these containers designed for Bulthaup kitchens.

Containers, for Bulthaup

Atomium Light

Atomium, by Hopf & Wortmann for Kundalini

Naoto Fukasawa Bathtub

The first large mono-block moulded bathtub without joining points. The basin is moulded and integrated in the entire volume of the bathtub. The lateral water supply is like a water fall.

Terra, by Naoto Fukasawa, for Boffi
Monograph: Naoto Fukasawa

VOW!

Some products from the stand of VOW, Finland at Salone Satellite and Milan Design Week.

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Kloe by Marco Acerbis

A rotational moulded nylon or polyethylene armchair.

Kloe by Marco Acerbis, for Desalto

Paper Birdie chaise

This Paper Birdie prototype differs from the production model; later examples feature a thin, upholstered cushion and a chromed underside. Sold with certificate of origin signed by Flip Sellin.

Prototype Paper Birdie chaiser, $4200, by Flip Sellin at Wright Gallery

Droog Milk Bottle

Milk Bottle chandelier, $1100, by Tejo Remy, Droog at Wright Gallery

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Studioilse w084t Task Lamp
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