Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Monday, 21 July 2014
|Come & Draw table by Tian Tiang|
Chinese, Stockholm-based designer Tian Tiang creates versatile furniture for children. Her main motivation is to nurture their creativity and stimulate their imagination. She thus came up with two types of drawing tables, the Sketch coffee table and the Come & Draw table. Each comprises a stack of colourful sheets of paper, encouraging spontaneous games and wild brainstorming.
The Seletti’s summer 2014 advertising campaign is entirely focused on a special way of outdoor life. It has been conceived to present the new Festival collection and a selection of old style products with a contemporary twist.
Friday, 18 July 2014
For his graduation project, Royal College of Art student Marcin Rusak created an installation exploring flowers, including a vase made of petals and a series of scents comparing the strong smell of flowers from a garden to the weaker scents of those sold at a florist or a supermarket.
Thursday, 17 July 2014
Wednesday, 16 July 2014
Portland-based homewares brand Pigeon Toe has launched its 2014 collection, which is a 'celebration of life-long learning and traditional handcrafts' according to founder and designer Lisa Jones.
Monday, 14 July 2014
High-end British department store Harrods will unveil a brand new fragrance retail concept in September. Salon de Parfums will feature exclusive bespoke perfumes and personalised services in an elegant, immersive retail space.
Homebuildlife subscribers can read our preview of the space here and see our report on how the fragrance retail experience is evolving here.
Friday, 11 July 2014
Coffee brand Carte Noir has released a series of colour-coded videos documenting the making process of different desserts. Called Vert, Jaune and Rouge, the videos tie into growing consumer interest in 'going backstage', as explored in our trend report, Storytellers.