ChocolaTexture by Nendo

chocolatexture by nendo

Japanese design firm Nendo designed a new chocolate concept, chocolaTexture, based on shape of the candies as opposed to the ingredients, for Maison et Objet. (more…)

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Nendo Designs Coffee Mugs For Starbucks That Never Need A Refill.

nendo designs coffee mugs for starbucks

Okay, so they do actually need a refill if you’d like a second cup. However, when turned upside down, these three new mugs designed for Starbucks in Japan appear as a full Americano, latte and caramel macchiato. (more…)

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Kartell Bourgie Lamp Reimagined by 14 Designers for the 10th Anniversary.

designers reinterpret Bourgie Lamp

It’s been ten years since Kartell introduced Ferruccio Laviani’s Bourgie lamp to their collection. To celebrate the tenth anniversary, Kartell dreamt up a unique initiative for the January edition of Maison&Objet in Paris to celebrate the special occasion and invited 14 designers to re-imagine the now classic table lamp. (more…)

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Wonderglass: Collaborative Modern Chandeliers By Zaha Hadid, Jaime Hayon, Nendo and Nao Tamura.

Wonderglass: Collaborative Modern Chandeliers

Wonderglass: Collaborative Modern Chandeliers are created by the best-known designers on the international scene. The new international company, with headquarters in London and in Venice, is dedicated to the production of avante-garde lighting. (more…)

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The Bird Apartment – Collective Housing For 78 Birds and One Human.

Nendo Bird Apartment

The Nendo Bird Apartment is a an unusual treehouse designed by Japanese design firm Nendo for the Ando Momofuku Center, a facility devoted to promoting and increasing access to nature activities. The facility is located in a forest in Komoro City in Japan’s mountainous Nagano Prefecture. Nendo’s treehouse is designed to be collective housing for many birds and one person. (more…)

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Cappellini and Walt Disney Signature Unveil 5 Limited Edition Chairs

cappellini and walt disney signatureabove: Modern Mickey Mouse fabric on Cappellini’s Rive Droite chair

Cappellini and and Walt Disney Signature have collaborated to produce five limited edition chairs that were unveiled this month at the Milan Furniture Fair. (more…)

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