Deconstructed Wallpaper

Deconstructed Wallpaper

Artistic Deconstructions A quick follow-up on my recent post about tech innovations in wallpaper, here is a micro-trend which is less to do with new technologies, but still taking the concept of wallpaper in new directions…   “…I love seeing how...
The Tech Boom in Wallpaper

The Tech Boom in Wallpaper

Wallpaper has been making its comeback for years now. At first, with the appeal of vintage patterns. Following quickly on the heels of this, however, were many innovations brought by the latest technologies. The cost of printing has gone down, and innovations have...
Smart Use of Shelves: A follow-up

Smart Use of Shelves: A follow-up

I wrote an earlier post with examples of innovative use of shelves in interior design. While searching for images, I came across this example: photo by Stephani Buchman   This one, breaks a design rule for me. In architecture, a window corresponds to the concepts...
To be a designer

To be a designer

When you meet someone like Bellini, you really gain a different understanding of what being a Designer is. It is humbling. It could even be troublesome, if you weighed yourself against him. But if you instead ask yourself how to live like Bellini, he becomes...
Understanding our tools

Understanding our tools

Continuing off earlier posts inspired by a talk with Mario Bellini which I recently attended… Bellini used his time at Olivetti as a laboratory. Being close to the craftsmen, understanding the constraints of material, understanding the soul of tools. These gave...