The Force is Strong When Designers Get Their Hands on Star Wars Lightsabers

The Force is Strong When Designers Get Their Hands on Star Wars Lightsabers

Y Studios designed six unique lightsabers inspired by renowned design-heroes Zaha Hadid, Charles and Ray Eames, Issey Miyake, Edith Heath and Dieter Rams

Jennifer Passas
  • 20 november 2015

Perhaps one of the greatest attractions of science fiction and fantasy is that it enables us to retreat from the real world, pushes the boundaries of our imagination and permits us to be a kid again. Over a brown bag lunch at Y Studios, a design and research firm with locations in San Francisco and Austin, an idea was born that involved Star Wars lightsabers and design heroes which culminated in the DESIGN X SABER project.

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