Monthly Archives: February 2013

Techtextil 2013 to Car interiors of tomorrow

It is not only in the electric cars of tomorrow that the interiors are set to become feel-good zones with a host of different innovative features. Designers now have, at their disposal, new kinds of textiles and fibre-based lightweight composites that emit light and heat, conduct electricity and even have sensory capabilities. These developments – some of them still ‘hot from the laboratory’ – are meeting with interest from manufacturers of cars, lorries and buses alike.

 

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British designer, James Irvine Passes Away

Product and furniture designer, James Irvine diesBritish product and furniture designer James Irvine, who founded his studio in Milan in 1988, has died at the age of 54.

After graduating from the Royal College of Art in 1984, Irvine moved to Milan and worked as a design consultant for Olivetti, under the direction of Ettore Sottsass and Michele De Lucchi.
In 1988 he opened his own studio, working for clients including Muji, Thonet, B&B Italia and Canon.

 

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EFG AURA- New Storage System Unveiled

With today’s increasingly activity-based office culture, people often work in a far smaller space than before, but with higher demands on organising the workplace. EFG Aura’s stylishly simple, smart modular solution is esthetically appealing, with a design that encourages creativity even when space is limited.

 

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Amtico’s new range To Unveil at 100% Design

Amtico will be showing their Signature collection at 100% Design this year. This launch redefines Amtico as a cutting edge and design led flooring company; their 78 new products all share the high quality aesthetic and design approach that defines Amtico.

 

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IFFS/AFS 2013 Has Fresh and Interesting Elements in Store for Attendees

Come March 9-12, 2013, visitors to the International Furniture Fair Singapore 2013/30th ASEAN Furniture Show (IFFS/AFS 2013), The Décor Show 2013 and The Hospitality Show 2013 can look forward to enjoying brand new elements, keeping things fresh and interesting for attendees.

 

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Furniture Industry Sustainability Programme (FISP) Members Re-Certified

Four organisations have proven that sustainable development is at the core of their business ethos by maintaining their membership of the Furniture Industry Sustainability Programme (FISP).

 

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More of Latest designs and ”DECOR CHIC” in Beijing Home Fashion & Decor Exhibition 2013

 Under rapid development of home fashion and decoration industry, the third China (Beijing) International Exhibition on Furniture, Home Fashion and Decorations to be held between July 5-7, 2013 is highly welcomed among the industry by taking up the lead on the latest home decoration trends and the creative design concepts.

 

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