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  1. Scrap mettle

    Posted Jul 24th 2009, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... eco-products have either recycling capabilities or were rescued from a less noble fate in a rubbish dump. In Brazil, surfer Carlos Motta was aeons ahead of his time when he began to make furniture ... of freight pallets by the Netherlands' Studio Elmo Vermijs were two prototypes spotted at this year's top international furniture fairs in Milan and Cologne. In Los Angeles Donovan Fell III ...

  2. Basic instincts

    Posted Mar 27th 2009, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... ceiling, a high-gloss surface or a seamless piece of furniture than it is to produce something ornate. 'Clients say it's harder to make simple designs industrially because it's ... The hotchpotch of used and 'faux-used' furniture, retro light fittings and aged wood at The Pawn in Wan Chai, also by Wong, has given it a fashionable, popular old club vibe. Materials salvaged ...

  3. Jason Caroline Design

    Posted Jul 12th 2009, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... in abstract flower blossoms with cloud-like shapes suspended near the ceiling; and furniture includes Vitra's Coconut Chair and B&B Italia's Fat sofa. The project won the pair a Greater ...

  4. Everybody's happy

    Posted Feb 01st 2009, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... distinguished guests. Though Cheng kept the furniture low to the ground, he wasn't aiming for a Japanese floor-dwelling vibe. Rather it was to draw attention away from the building's low ... tones make an appearance here and in the study, where contemporary art pieces hang on the walls. The children's room is a restrained riot of stencils, stickers and quirky furniture items. ...

  5. Green house effects

    Posted Jul 17th 2009, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... be used in its raw state for shading or fencing; bamboo blinds are very chic; it can be used for furniture as well as in veneers for built-ins.' Designers say supply shops now offer a hefty ...

  6. Love is in the wear

    Posted Apr 24th 2009, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... fittings and doorknobs. Newton has started to sell old pieces at her store on Elgin Street, although she has also sourced some timber through Mix Creation in Central. Furniture vendors such as Chen ...

  7. Calm and collected

    Posted Mar 15th 2009, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... 'Not all my former furniture was compatible but I do get attached to some pieces,' says Preller. 'I bought the mirror [in the bedroom] in Africa about eight years ago and have loved ...

  8. Make for the border

    Posted Aug 29th 2008, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... fusion restaurant, LSD, designed by James Nie, is linked to a designer furniture store next door. Entrepreneur Michael Chen operates one of five intimate wine restaurants, and the ChangPoo ...

  9. Happy hours

    Posted Jul 06th 2008, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... along the way. The renovation should have been finished in three to four months but took eight, partly because heavy snowstorms on the mainland during Christmas held up pieces of furniture. Chan ...



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