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Graphite: a modular honeycomb-shaped shelving system
1 Jun 16
A storage system designed to be sturdy and fully customisable.
BooToo: locally designed educational toys
2 Jun 16
South African entrepreneur Daniel Jillings, creates aesthetically pleasing children’s toys.
Lyfe: A levitating planter
7 Jun 16
The Swedish design team at Flyte introduce us to the future of planting with zero gravity plants.
Chinese start-up Origins works to purify the air
14 Jun 16
Founded in one of the smoggiest cities in the world, Origins’ machines don’t only detect the toxins in the air, they try to remove them as well.
ZERO PER STOOL exemplifies craft with a zero-waste focus
23 Jun 16
Upcycling design studio in South Korea creates distinctive seating design without letting a single scrap of wood go to waste.
Shoes that are wearable for longer win cradle to cradle design challenge
28 Jun 16
Virginia Tech student designs modular shoe with parts that can be disassembled to recycle or decompose.
The meat-free burger that bleeds
29 Jun 16
Impossible Foods has developed an entirely vegetarian burger that simulates meat so effectively that it bleeds.
Furniture design spun from solid yarn
4 Jul 16
Bobbin is a range of furniture recognised for its innovative and award-winning textile technique.
Amahlé’s Ndebele inspired jewellery for a European market
6 Jul 16
The Africa-inspired jewellery is designed to be sophisticated, yet durable enough for everyday use.
Wudu Water Saver reduces the water needed for religious hygiene
22 Jul 16
The Wudu Water Saver, designed by London-based product designer Ahmed Salah, reduces the amount of water and energy used in traditional Wudu cleansing.
Minimising waste with the Flax Chair
4 Aug 16
Dutch designer Christien Meindertsma proves furniture can carry both stylistic and ecological integrity.
Liquid light created in DiMO lamp range
8 Aug 16
Modern lamp designed to imitate the mechanism of a syringe.
Dirt-free herb farming for urban dwellers
8 Aug 16
The Amphora allows even the busiest people to grow fresh herbs.
The ethical company turning plastic bottles into functional travel bags
9 Aug 16
For Hamilton Perkins, one man's trash is literally another's treasure
Phlur: The new fragrance brand with socially conscious appeal
24 Aug 16
Eric Korman believes the cologne industry should start taking ethical responsibility.
Zulu and Ndebele patterns on solid wood desks
6 Sep 16
These two new pieces by Siyanda Mbele show a distinctive step in his creative journey, searching for ways to bring tradition into contemporary design.
Keep your glasses in place with Nerdwax
9 Sep 16
This Tennessee startup is making slippery spectacle frames a thing of the past.
The Proximity Care button brings easy-living to dementia patients
12 Sep 16
Mettle Studio’s small new device helps dementia sufferers and their guardians.
The Linx helmet: Safer, earphone-less music for cyclists
12 Sep 16
The flagship product of Coros lets you listen to music without covering your ears.
Responsive jewellery that filters your smartphone notifications
15 Sep 16
Jewellery and tech studio Vinaya wants us to stay connected to other people in style.
The Bradley Element: A watch for the visually-impaired
26 Sep 16
Eone’s striking timepiece indicates the time by touch alone.
Pichulik's new range brings the sacred feminine to the modern woman
4 Oct 16
South African designer Katherine Pichulik presents her new range of jewellery and clothing, which imparts some sacred feminine wisdom for the modern woman.
Egloo: A simple, ecological alternative to electric heating
7 Oct 16
This Italian student’s project offers electricity-free heating for the home.
SproutsIO offers controlled (or automated) indoor gardening
10 Oct 16
A fine-tuned solution for the urbanite without a garden or a green thumb.
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