The Light that Casts No Shadows! — Yanko Design

I stand before you with what I believe is the best working/outdoor light ever made. The MESA, designed by high-end lighting design specialist Ravi Varma, stands over any workspace, illuminating your working area in a way that A. Doesn’t shine light directly in your eyes, and B. Doesn’t cast visible shadows on the workspace, because…

Perfume – A Sensory Journey

During my commutes on the tube to and from work, I’ve found myself skimming through the Metros and reading each free weekly ES magazine (which are great aids for avoiding  eye contact with anyone) in the search for events and activities to go to before University starts for the year. I came across a double…

Ferm Living’s autumn winter 2017 collection channels “Nordic decadence” — Dezeen

Danish brand Ferm Living’s autumn winter 2017 collection, simply titled The Home, incorporates popular design trends including so-called millennial pink, brass hardware and forms inspired by mid-century furniture. Claiming to blend “the essence of a graphic Nordic design identity with an allure of understated sophistication”, the new pieces include a room divider that evokes the art deco…

I Died and went to Slightly Creepy IKEA Heaven

IKEA has yet again unleashed their impeccable eye for home and lifestyle design paired with their advertising skills upon us, only this time in a more abstract manner. The brand we all know and love has created a 25 minute collaboration of delectable sounds made from caressing, smoothing and tapping their new furniture range specifically…

Designs of the Year Nominee – Wales Nation Brand by Smörgåsbord Studio

A pretty patriotic post. Seeing as I’m yet again heading away from home for a significant amount of time, I thought it appropriate to share this rather enlightening news about my homeland. Wales has rebranded it’s nation in the aim to “do the country justice” and prevent it being “eclipsed” by it’s surrounding countries. Cardiff-based…

The Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 50 Delivers Precisely Powerful Sound

It’s near impossible to forget the Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90, a monolithic, tessellated,18-driver hydra engineered with 8,200 watts per channel designed to celebrate 90 years of everything Bang & Olufsen. It’s an attention grabbing presence even when turned off, but completely arresting when at full blast – the audio version of experiencing Ludicrous Mode….