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Dave Pinter: Top Design Stories This Week

Dave Pinter: Top Design Stories This Week
Design

Magnetic glasses, a 3D printable travel wardrobe, furniture and motorcycle design clash.

Dave Pinter, PSFK
  • 2 may 2014

PSFK highlights the important design stories of the week. Get caught up and discover what’s new in product, retail, transportation and architectural design.

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Motorbike Reinterpreted As A Furniture Piece By Joe Velluto
It isn’t a rolling sofa but an interesting experiment of cross discipline design.

 

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Leica T System Engineered With Audi Using A Single Block Of Aluminum
Audi lends its expertise in aluminum fabrication for this hand made digital camera.

 

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Nendo Replaces Screws With Magnets In Magne-Hinge Glasses
The mechanism allows users to quickly swap different arm colors and styles.

 

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Bikini Island By Werner Aisslinger For Moroso
A modular furniture system that allows mixing and matching pieces to create a custom set.

 

 

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Ruud Van De Wier Shapes Firstcall Chair Into Phone For Privacy
Inspired by the shape of old phone headsets, the chair screens out surrounding noise.

 

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Revolutionary Mattress That Fits Inside The Trunk Of A Cab
A new US company looking to take the agony out of moving a mattress.

 

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A Team-Up We’d Love To See: Ikea & Minale-Maeda
Netherlands-based design studio has developed a downloadable component that can be 3D printed and made into a table.

 

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3D Print Your Bag & Everything You’ll Need On A Trip
Janne Kyttanen has developed a wardrobe of digital files that can be printed at a travel destination.

 

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Cut & Paste Wallpaper Collection By All The Fruits
Non-repeating eclectic wallpaper patterns that offer a modern update to an old school decorating tool.

 

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MoMA Design Store Unveils Kickstarter Collection
During NYCxDesign 2014, MoMA will offer a selection of hit products launched on Kickstarter.

 

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