Kazakh designer Nissa Kinzhalina has created a pair of chairs that look like unfinished sketches when viewed from the side. The two Gentle Hint chairs – one high bar stool and one low dining chair – have a minimal framework composed of powder-coated metal rods joined together to give the appearance of a continuous strip.
Dutch designer Martijn van Strien has launched a fashion company that allows consumers to download, customise, produce and self-assemble clothing designs. The Post-Couture Collective site launched with six pieces taken from the One Off collection by van Strien’s own experimental fashion label mphvs. Each of the items can be personalised to the buyer’s individual measurements, and then either
Amsterdam designer Tuomas Markunpoika’s collection of lamps project petal-shaped concentric patterns onto vertical surfaces when illuminated. To create the distinctive graphics, the Distant Lights rely on a Fresnel lens – a flat acrylic plane of concentric circles developed for lighthouses in the 19th century. Each of the rings on the lens is grooved
Frank Gehry has become the latest architect to design a boat – unveiling an entirely wooden yacht he created for himself. Los Angeles-based Gehry worked with naval architect Germán Frers to design the sailing yacht named Foggy – developed from the acronym of Frank Owen Gehry. He follows Norman Foster, Zaha Hadid and John Pawson into the field of boat design
Design duo Niels van Eijk and Miriam van der Lubbe have created a concept car made from reflective cuboids, as part of a series exploring the future of vehicles for Swedish company Volvo. Van Eijk & Van der Lubbe described the mysterious Outward-Looking vehicle as “a car that will spark some debate – and your