Tom Dixon’s Etch Light Web Projects Amazing Geometric Shadows

April 23, 2012 by  
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Tom Dixon unveiled a beautiful array of designs at his MOST exhibition during Milan Design Week , and one of our favorites was his gorgeous golden Etch Light Web. An exploration of mathematics and geometry, this super lightweight pendant lamp packs flat to ship and projects amazing web-like shadows from its photo-acid etched shade. Read the rest of Tom Dixon’s Etch Light Web Projects Amazing Geometric Shadows Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aluminum lamp , british design , copper anodized aluminum , Etch Light Web , Green Design Events , green lighting , led light , Milan Furniture Fair , MOST exhibition , Tom Dixon

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Kyle Bean’s Amazing Stick Insects are Entirely Made of Matchsticks

February 23, 2012 by  
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Read the rest of Kyle Bean’s Amazing Stick Insects are Entirely Made of Matchsticks Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Art , brighton , british artist , british design , design Museum , eco design , eco-art , green art , green design , Hermes , kyle bean , matches , matchstick art , matchstick insects , Matchsticks , new york times , Recycled Materials , stick bugs , stick insects , wallpaper

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Kyle Bean’s Amazing Stick Insects are Entirely Made of Matchsticks

February 23, 2012 by  
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Studio Gilthero Uses Light to Print Floral Silhouettes on Blueware Vases

December 6, 2011 by  
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Blueware Vases is a collection of white and blue ceramics inspired by traditional British Blue Willow housewares . Handmade by design Studio Glithero , this violet earthenware captures the delicate silhouettes from flowers and weeds found between the cracks of London’s pavements streets. Far from being painted, they were ‘magically’ colored by cyanotypes , a process of capturing direct impressions of botanical specimens on earthenware, using chemicals sensitive to light. Read the rest of Studio Gilthero Uses Light to Print Floral Silhouettes on Blueware Vases Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Art , Blue Willow housewares , Botanical , british design , ceramic vase , Decorative Objects , green products , London , photosensitive objects , Royal College of Art , uv light , wild weeds and flowers

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Are the World’s Richest Nations Giving Up On Climate Change?

December 6, 2011 by  
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Kyoto was a long time ago , Copenhagen was a failure , and the world is facing serious economic and social problems. With all these challenges, many of the world’s richest countries seem to have decided that climate change and the need to switch to alternative energy can take a back seat. According to The Guardian , despite critical talks happening at COP17, “most of the world’s leading economies now privately admit that no new global climate agreement will be reached before 2016 at the earliest,” and this could have disastrous consequences for the environment. Read the rest of Are the World’s Richest Nations Giving Up On Climate Change? Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: climate change evidence , climate change richest nations , copenhagen climate change , developing nations climate change , g20 climate change , global climate change , guardian climate change , IEA climate change , kyoto agreement

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Gregg Parsell’s ORIGIN Pendant Lamp Evolves Elegantly from Recycled Materials

August 23, 2011 by  
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Designed from two very different and contrasting materials, ORIGIN is a two-part pendant lamp made from natural wood and partially recycled Corian® . Its creator is furniture and product designer Gregg Parsell , a recent graduate from Nottingham Trent University in England. Strolling through this year’s New Designers exhibition in London, Inhabitat spotted this contemporary luminaire, which boasts both an eco-friendly origin and a sleek, modern look. Read the rest of Gregg Parsell’s ORIGIN Pendant Lamp Evolves Elegantly from Recycled Materials Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: british design , corian , Decorative Objects , green home decor , green lighting , green materials , hanging lamp , hardwood , London , new designers 2011 , Recycled Materials , Sustainable Materials

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Help Pet Lounge Studios Create a Documentary About Its Sustainable Bamboo Dog Furniture

August 23, 2011 by  
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Just because your pet can’t talk doesn’t mean he doesn’t want his furniture to be sustainable! That’s why Pet Lounge Studios creates their stylish and comfy bamboo furniture just for your fine feathered or four-legged friend. The eco-conscious company is currently raising funds on Kickstarter to film a video documentary that follows them as they travel deep within the forests of mainland China to harvest raw bamboo for the manufacturing of their products. If you’d like to see their journey exploring the sustainability of bamboo, show your support on Kickstarter today ! + Support Pet Lounge Furniture The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see  your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following  this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bamboo furniture , bamboo pet furniture , eco design , eco products , green design , green products , pet furniture , pet lounge , pet lounge studios , sustainable design , sustainable pet furniture

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