Dustpan and bin are just a few of the most important things when doing domestic chores. These two items generally goes together when cleaning, which probably inspires the people from Lufdesign to create a functional and eye-catching cleaning material that combines dustpan and bin. Hailed as the DustPan+Bin, the said cleaning material will work both function by simply flipping it by 90 degrees. Though it can be doubtful enough that it can properly work as a dustpan due to its chunky lip, the DusPan+Bin will surely be a great addition in doing your household chores and keeping your room or the entire house clean easier. -via
Bookends are common to those who loves books and have a couple of it at home or at the office. If you wanted your books or bookshelves to have a little bit of fun while keeping your books in order, the Bookstop is the right one for you. It comes with a playful designs and in different color to bring life to your bookstands or shelves while creating a fun ambiance to your modern home or office.
From L.D.I. Carlos Ruiz:
Book stop, is a product to hold books of a playful and funny way.
This realised in doubled metal lamina.
Available in many colours.
Designed, developed and distributed by Cubo3 / Guadalajara / México
Fine dining is not all about food. It also include the ambiance of the place where you are dining. At ETCETERA Restaurant, designer Jan Schreiner designed its interiors that provide an ambiance, wherein every diner will definitely love.
From Jan Schreiner:
Restaurant ET CETERA is a trendy spot in the centre of the city, a place to have a business lunch or meet friends over dinner with delicious dishes and fancy drinks.
When working on the interior the main goal was to attract big volume of guests, which can be achieved by creating a unique, unforgettable atmosphere. The interior design should make you fill at home.
When developing the project I was thinking about potential patrons of the future restaurant, I tried to keep in mind all their possible wishes and preferences in terms of comfort and coziness as well as modern trends in restaurant design. And also you have to consider the opinion of the client you work for.
With today’s fast-paced world, people are normally into multi-tasking. With this, more and more designers are aware of the kind of lifestyle and decided to design different multi-function furniture to accommodate and serve the need of every busy bee we have today. The Sony Fusion by Singapore-based designer Zyane Tan is a multifunctional coffee table that transforms into a workstation. After having a tasty cup of coffee, the user will only have to push the power button, the table will immediately splits in half and the desktop enclosed will be revealed. This concept coffee table and workstation in one will cost about $3000 when come into fruition. -via
Wall coverings are also a great part of any interior design. However, if you are decorating a bar, club, restaurant, or office and wanted to have your company logo or slogan visible in your wall, you need to have your wall coverings made as your order or customize and not those ready to install wallpapers that are available in your favorite home improvement stores. Customize wallpapers are easily achievable availing the services of Bond Harrington. With Bond Harrington, you are free to choose from the stock pattern to the color and shades of your wall covering, thus giving you the chance to have the unique and the most desirable wallpaper ever.
Interior design is important to every contemporary home. It provides some feeling of freshness and adds up to the beauty and elegance of every room. The Cage Lamp by Dima Loginoff has a sleek and elegant design that will surely catch every guest’s attention. With its one of a kind slim frame and base, Cage Lamp will surely not only illuminates but also enhances a room’s interior design. The Cage Lamp is a concept design that became one of the nominees for the 2010 Elle Decoration International Design Awards. The moment the cage lamp come into fruition, many will sure grab a piece for their home. This will be a perfect lamp and décor for any rooms in home or office. -via
From: Dima Loginoff
Working as a screen for information and wall partition, the idea wall is a part of PARCS from Bene. The idea wall is a freestanding element that has an integrated media technology making it able to work as your office’s screen for information. In addition, it also has a standing table or causeways allowing the users to do their important presentation or discussion in a casual yet elegant way. With the media integration it has, the idea wall supports mobile working with ease. The right amount of lighting is also installed for illumination purposes while providing a space of warm ambience.
Boosting up our computer gaming or sound listening pleasure is made easy with the presence of the Folding Speaker form Design Warehouse. The folding speaker has an accordion style and is powered by either a USB or 2 AAA batteries. The accordion style of this amplified speaker enhances the sound quality as it creates a large resonance chamber making it a better speaker than any other small speakers available in the market today. Its stylish accordion design made the speaker suitable to any modern interior design of today’s contemporary homes. This will also complements to any existing furniture sets or appliances a home may have.
From : Design Warehouse
The end of 2009 is fast approaching and a new set of calendars will be again needed. Everyone will now have the chance to forget those paper calendars and embrace the modern and stylish way of remembering dates with the new Digits Mini Calendar from Ponoko. The Digits Mini Calendar has the ability to display classic digital numeral and is made with a combination of laser cut acrylic and wood veneer making the calendar a wonderful statement of integrating modern technology with old. With its small size of five inches wide and 7 inches tall, this calendar is perfect for one’s desktop at home on in his or her office.
Stylishly stack your wine bottles and show off its labels proudly with the use of the 90mm long shelf called the Vineyard by Pack a& Rack. This sleek and stylish wine shelf has the ability to cater five wine bottles at a time. The shelf is available in five different types of woods that are treated with cold-compressed linseed oil and its clean lines will surely complements with any modern interiors we have today. This can be a perfect shelf in your kitchen, or bar, or in your offices. With its ability to bring out the bottles in a simple yet functional way, the Vineyard is definitely the great way to show off your wine collection. -via