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Mathieu Lehanneur's Boom Boom speaker blends smart technology with human design.
French designer Inga Sempé has created a new range of luxurious woolen blankets for the renowned Norwegian textile brand Røros Tweed.
Rowan and Erwin Bouroullec's create three-dimensional fabrics for textile manufacturer Kvadrat.
Matali Crasset designs a do-it-yourself, contemporary storage unit for IKEA.
Mathieu Lehanneur has designed a new, even more chic, version of his Take Time! watch for Lexon.
Tom Dixon focuses on geometric shapes for his Design Research Studio's interior design of the Eclectic restaurant in the heart of Paris.
Mathieu Lehanneur has designed a set of clever devices that allows users to control their energy consumption via a smartphone.
Nendo pays homage to one of Kartell's best selling table lamps, the Bourgie.
Radio Ga Ga
If you think radios will follow the same fate as snail mail – becoming an artefact of bygone days – Mathieu Lehanneur's latest design will make you think twice.
Marcel Wanders has designed a striking vase for Baccarat, made from crystal and marble.
Digital art competition
International stock photo agency, Fotolia launches an international digital art competition as part of their TEN campaign.
Experiential designer Nelly Ben Hayoun has been appointed as WeTransfer's first Head of Experiences.
TEN Collection: design tutorial ft Yoann Madec & Solène Renaudin (France)
Yoann Madec and Solène Renaudin on creating their digital artwork for the TEN Collection. (Use the captions settings on the video player for subtitles.)
Düne and Sosoa
Yoann Madec and Solène Renaudin, better known as Düne and Sosoa, are digital artists and the founders of creative lab The Gang.
Bjarke Ingels Architects (BIG) has been announced the winner of the international competition to design the new Cité du Corps Humain in Montpellier.
The Bouroullec brothers illuminate the Palace of Versailles with a majestic crystal chandelier.
Western Cape craft and design producers notched up exports worth more than R1.5 million at shows in Germany, France and the U.S. this year.
Playing at work
Mathieu Lehanneur has designed a "business playground" for Pullman London St Pancras.
Sharp Sharp in Paris, and Accra
Street-style photographer Ed Suter reports from Ghana.
The Bouroullec brothers have designed a necklace collection that takes inspiration from primitive jewellery.
PMC Design exhibited Tomas Kral's Plug collection of recyclable furniture at Maison et Objet 2014.
Matalli Crasset has designed a space where university students can shop for fresh food and enjoy meals in a relaxed environment.
Inga Sempé's "Vapeur" collection of lamps, designed for Moustache, resemble paper bags or inflated balloons.
Arik Levy has designed a highly versatile sofa for renowned furniture brand Modus.
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