Category Archives: FAB

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Behind the Design: The Officina Wrought Iron Furniture Collection from Magis

3 days ago

Having been working together for over twenty years now, brothers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec likely have what most would consider a solid sibling relationship. The brothers – who are five…

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Traditional Craft Meets Modern Technologies in Overgaard & Dyrman’s Wire Collection

4 days ago

It’s hard to deny that of all the things that go well together, workshops and rural settings are among the best. Perhaps it’s the mixture of nature and industry that…

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Unibody Wooden Bike Frame Uses Natural Wood Properties for Shock Absorption

4 days ago

It’s been an interesting past few years for bicycle design and fabrication – among other reasons, the combination of both traditional craftsmanship techniques and more modern manufacturing methods have not…

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How I Overcame The I-Don’t-Have-The-Right-Stuff Syndrome

6 days ago

For just about as long as I can remember, I was obsessed with making things. My ceiling was completely obscured by hanging model airplanes and my collections of Legos and…

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Behind the Design: POMCH Brings the Vacuum Forming Aesthetic to the Masses

6 days ago

POMCH is a Hong Kong based bag brand and concept store that began as a school assignment between 2 friends. Jeffery Leung and Felix Tai epitomize the synergies that exist…

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A Closer Look at the Material Science and Weapon Designs from Game of Thrones

2 weeks ago

No matter how you watch it – from your iPhone while on the subway or from the cozy confines of a plush leather couch with a bowl of cheddar popcorn…

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Watching These Skis Get Made by Hand Will Make You Wish Winter Wasn’t Over

2 weeks ago

Okay, perhaps we’re all glad that winter is over (at least in the Northeast US) – but that doesn’t mean we can’t start preparing next winter’s adventures…particularly if it means…

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Seungji Mun’s Plywood Economical Chair Leaves Behind Zero Waste Material

2 weeks ago

Having featured his designs at over 16 international design exhibitions since he started studying product design nearly five years ago, young South Korean industrial designer Seungji Mun has shown no…

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Naked Grain: The Beautiful Sculptured Chairs of Rick Koren

2 weeks ago

It use to be that when you wanted to get rid of a well-made oak dining chair, you would cut it down for kindling, toss it to the curb or…