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Custom Artist Designs a Gucci-Emblazoned Infinity Gauntlet

Although the hype surrounding Avengers: Infinity War has died down a bit, it hasn’t stopped custom artist Steven Vasilev, better known as Zaptio, in creating a one-of-a-kind Gucci-emblazoned Infinity Gauntlet. Worn by the super villain Thanos himself in the film, the custom comes equipped with all six Infinity Stones, while hits of Gucci’s iconic monogram […]

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Eames Retrospective In California Is A Must-Go For Design Buffs

London’s Barbican Art Gallery will bring a major retrospective on iconic designers Charles and Ray Eames to the Oakland Museum of California. Entitled “The World of Charles and Ray Eames,” the momentous presentation will display over 380 works spanning never-before-seen prototypes, archival photography, films, personal letters, concept sketches, and multimedia installations to name a few. […]

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I’m Patrick Moberg, Creator of Dots and Two Dots, and This Is How I Work

Patrick Moberg has wasted hours of your life, or of the life of someone next to you in a waiting room. His studio Dots created the beautiful and addictive mobile game Dots (the thinking person’s Candy Crush), and its sequels Two Dots and Dots & Co, all of which are on millions of phones. We […]

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The Meijie Mountain Hotspring Resort Is the Ideal Getaway

Hidden amongst the Longtan Forest, the Meijie Mountain Hotspring Hotel is based in Liyang, China. Achterbosch Zantman designed the building, which won the WAN-Awards in 2017, with the jury pointing out its steps forward in sustainable design. The resort managed this feat by integrating four ecological elements — forests, tree houses, hot springs and mountains — which […]

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Prada’s SS19 Show Was Entirely Filled with Inflatable Stools

Prada recently unveiled its vivid Spring/Summer 2019 collection at its Fogazzaro space in Milan, Italy. The bold range was equally as eye-catching as the set design for the collection. The fashion house once again joined forces with OMA’s research and design studio AMO to develop an otherworldly presentation comprised of an endless amount of inflatable stools initially […]

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Alpen Bike Capsule Reimagines Bicycle Storage

One of the biggest hassles of owning a bike is making sure it’s safe and stored properly without taking too much living space inside your home. The Alpen Bike Capsule is designed specifically to fulfill these storage needs. The capsule is a custom garage for your bike that’s built out of “indestructible” roto-molded polyethylene and […]

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Zaha Hadid Architects Reveals Extravagant Morpheus Hotel in Macau

London-based architecture firm Zaha Hadid Architects has designed the extravagant Morpheus Hotel in Macau, with an eye-catching design inspired by China’s jade carving tradition. The most significant detail of the building is the three cut-out sections in the middle of the building, which are intended to create an “urban window” into the city. Other notable features […]

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Virgil Abloh Addresses Unoriginality Claims on His IKEA Collab

Over the course of a year since Virgil Abloh and IKEA announced their partnership, we saw many leaks and teasers of their upcoming collaboration. Named “MARKERAD”, the collection consists of furniture, rugs and smaller accessories, some still in prototype phase. At IKEA’s 2018 Democratic Design Day which took place in Almhult, Sweden last week, Abloh […]

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Frank Lloyd Wright’s Whiteford-Haddock House Hits the Market for the First Time

At the beginning of this year, renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s last-ever house hit the market, making headlines for its “curved modernist” design and hefty price-tag. Now, another piece of real estate attached to the Frank Lloyd Wright name is capturing attention for its entry into the market. Specifically, the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Whiteford-Haddock House […]

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