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Filip Janssens’ Rupture: A brilliantly modern storage unit that finds beauty in asymmetry

There is a kind of beauty in asymmetry and disarray that uniformity fails to achieve, and that is what Belgian interior designer Filip Janssens's latest project best exemplifies. Titled 'Rupture', the collection includes a series of custom-made storage units that are brilliantly modern, yet practical. Each of these wooden shelves features a strategically-placed "crack" that…


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The ‘sculptural’ Rocky shelving unit flaunts its optical illusion

For some, optical illusion has a charm of its own. The above pictured Rocky shelving unit (designed by Charles Kalpakian) takes advantage of this trend, while exhibiting a simple, accessible flair that is intrinsic to the design. The result is a combination of angular boxes arranged along sculptural lines. However, beyond mere the quotient of…


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Kino Guerin designs ingeniously-shaped wood furniture, twisted artfully into knots

It is as if furniture Canada-based designer Kino Guerin plays music with wood. His signature style involves artfully twisting inflexible, and somewhat unyielding, segments of wood into beautifully rounded curls, to produce stunning furniture pieces, with incredibly fluid, organic designs. Working alongside his wife Elyse, this multiple-award winning artisan seeks to establish a kind of…


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