Building technology

Fashion & Apparel Everlane Dedicates New Sub-brand To Carbon-Neutral Sneakers

The DTC retailer aims to offer an eco-friendly alternative to the hype cycle of sneaker culture

Brand Activation & Immersion Adidas Employee Event And Restaurant Campus Offers Flexible Work Environment

The fitness brand is investing in its employees with an innovative and flexible events building called Halftime, encouraging workers to connect, collaborate and relax

Design Home Appliance Designed For Multiple Purposes, Some Analog

An Italian-made space heater functions as much as furniture for an antidote to our tech-infused homes

Gaming & Play LEGO's Sustainable Toy Bricks Are Made From Sugar Cane

The toy company has started producing Lego pieces with a special plant-plastic that is more eco-friendly

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel The World's First Energy-Positive Hotel Is Planned For The Arctic

The hotel by design firm Snohetta is designed to generate its own energy through a variety of sustainable sources like solar and geothermal

Design Gathering Space In Washington Serves As A Large Communal Living Room

Kenmore Hangar morphs depending on weather conditions or functional requirements

Syndicated Japanese Company Plans To Build A Sustainable 70-Story Skyscraper Out Of Wood

The $5.6 billion cost of the 70-story W350 Project is expected to be twice that of a conventional building

Retail 30-Minute Meditation Classes Are Coming To NYC By Bus

Quick rounds of meditation will be available to New Yorkers thanks to Be Time, a new mobile meditation studio

Advertising Customers Can Test Their Gear In Woolrich's Extreme Weather Room

The brand's flagship shop in Milan lets shoppers try its outerwear in freezing temperatures

Retail China's First Magazine Library Opens In A Historic Beijing House

Fon Studio converted a traditional Beijing hutong into a minimalist library and reading room

Design Design Miami Commissions School Furniture To Support An African Community

At Design Miami, PSFK explored a project looking to improve children's learning environment in a rural community in Zambia

Advertising Shinola's Logo Inspired This Textured Showroom Structure In London

Architecture firm Giles Miller Studio created a temporary showroom using Detroit brand Shinola's lightning bolt logo

Cafe & Restaurant Cubic Modules Made Of Recyclable Metal Offer A Unique Living Space

The MINI LIVING exhibit offers flexible, spatial living arrangements to combat the lack of available housing in Chinese cities

Delivery & Logistics 3D-Printed Pods Provide Housing For NYC's Homeless In This Concept

Framlab believes the idea can alleviate homelessness in cities, providing shelter at minimal cost