Fashion designer Rick Owens has updated his collection of shoes for Adidas, adding three new models including a knee-high boot (+ slideshow). (more…)
News: London mayor Boris Johnson has approved plans to create Europe's longest segregated cycle lane through the city centre. (more…)
A whimsical, interactive swing set that merges a minimalist sculpture with child's play.
Maison&Objet 2015: Japanese studio Nendo has surrounded a lounge area with a cascade of 2,000 chocolate-coloured pipes for an installation at this year's Maison&Objet trade fair (+ slideshow). (more…)
An affordable rental prefab that's perfect for young professionals and single households.
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News: construction is now under way on a public square underneath Richard Seifert's iconic Centre Point tower in London, as part of a major redevelopment by Rick Mather Architects and Conran & Partners (+ movie). (more…)
Sebastian Conran expands his Universal Expert line of modern and functional goods with the launch of home office accessories.
Comments update: inequality in architecture was back on the agenda this week, as readers responded to Dezeen columnist Alexandra Lange, who argued that sexism and prejudice were still a deep-rooted problem within the industry. (more…)
Check out some of our favorite patterns and trends from Heimtextil, the leading international home and contract textiles fair.
Solid brass candle holders with cut away sections on the side that reveal the candle's base.
Japanese studios Rhythmdesign and Case-Real came up with the design for this nursery school in Kumamoto after being given a brief to create "not a small school, but a big house" (+ slideshow). (more…)
For this month's Where I Work, we get to explore the color splattered world of wallpaper darlings, Flavor Paper.
Shoppers are encouraged to get hot under the collar while perusing the erotic products on offer at this Munich sex shop, with a curvaceous interior by New York designer Karim Rashid (+ slideshow). (more…)
News: Zaha Hadid has settled her case against the New York Review of Books and critic Martin Filler, and has donated the settlement money to an undisclosed charity that "protects and champions labour rights". (more…)
Children would swing beneath a giant colourful hot-air balloon in this proposal for a sculpture park in Queens by Australian architect Jesse Lockhart-Krause. (more…)
This house by Suppose Design Office slopes down beyond the boundary wall of a reservoir in Fukuoka, south-west Japan, to allow residents to be as close as possible to the water (+ slideshow). (more…)
Maison&Objet 2015: quadrants of this circular cabinet by Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola swing open to reveal the contents stored inside. (more…)
A square wall with a bell in one corner fronts this chapel for a spiritual retreat in Virginia by Dynerman Architects, concealing the building's true gabled form behind (+ slideshow). (more…)
Following the popularity of two recently published chapels, we've collected together 11 stunning structures designed as places for reflection, prayer and worship (+ slideshow). (more…)
French design student Charline Ronzon-Jaricot has created a device that releases a bespoke scent during a moment users would like to remember (+ slideshow). (more…)
Northmodern is a brand new design show in Copenhagen and we were keen to check it out in its inaugural year.
News: critic and curator Aaron Betsky has been appointed head of the design school founded by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright. (more…)
Competition: Dezeen has teamed up with Lars Müller Publishers to give readers a chance to win one of five books presenting curator Joseph Grima's research into changing ideas of "home". (more…)
A small, yet charming, beach house that floats above sea level with an open floor plan that extends to the outdoors.
A Retina display quality remote control compatible with over 30,000 devices, recognizes different users by their hands.
News: a twin-towered residential development by Foster + Partners is set to become the most cycle-friendly skyscraper in London, with one bike parking space per bedroom. (more…)
Cologne 2015: Japanese designer Jin Kuramoto has launched two collections of wooden furniture under his own brand Matsuso T (+ slideshow). (more…)
A metallic gown inspired lamp is the latest design object offered from subscription based designerbox.
Text on paper, 3D printed to create city landscapes out of the letters.
An industrial style chair constructed with a wood fiber board material.