Category: Product Design

Round Chair by Mikiya Kobayashi

«And I think Japanese calligraphy is similar to interior design. We can create a good space, by putting beautiful and functional things on it. Japanese calligraphy has developed my sense of balance when designing.» The Round chair is for TAIYOU&C. TAIYOU&C. is a brand launched…

Seidla by Res Anima

«There might be just a few things which are really meaningful for the individual person, which are carefully selected over a lifetime.» There are not many regions that have their own specialized drinking vessels to offer. The stein, however, is a world famous and esteemed…

Armchair Sobro by Ana Prates

«Nature is perfect, I have always been interested in interpreting it. Nowadays there is a growing attempt to approach what we consider to be genuine, natural and takes us back to our roots and memories.» Cork has been present in my life from a very…

Burel Mountain Originals – Parte II

«Today we are striding towards an awareness of the future and for the certainty that sustainability is the way forward.» Burel Mountain Originals products have a very special soul resulting from their origins and the way they are produced. It all starts with pure wool…

Burel Mountain Originals Part I

«From the top, we thought in a special, unique and sustainable project, with a Portuguese soul and our feet at the Mountain that gave us life.» We were in 2010, in Manteigas, in the heart of Serra da Estrela. From the top, we thought in a…

Tactile Perception by Lisa Merk

«We live in a time where there is a great need for renewal of our burial-traditions and religious values in terms of funerals.» This concept is a suggestion to change our burial habits, specifically cremation, into a biodegradable system. I wanted to find a way…

Paper Bricks by Studio Woojai

«I aimed to create furniture out of them. In my research to create a stronger and stable shape and form, I came to the form of bricks, hence the PaperBricks were born!» When I was taking out the rubbish one day, I saw there were…

Forest Wool by Tamara Orjola

«With my project, I am trying to suggest that something good can be made out of something bad. To conserve the world’s forests, we must reinvent our wood use.» It all began with meticulous research about the forgotten value of plants and techniques. There is…

BOB the Bench by Kevin Hviid

«It is so important for me to see and touch everything in my design process. Shape, thickness, material and weight are tested again and again, as to get the precise results.» The bench was created as a showpiece, selected to be presented at RE F…