Furniture designers don’t often get the chance to correct their mistakes: Their products are on the market for a couple of years and, with few awesomely popular exceptions, eventually get dropped from their manufacturers’ catalogs to make room for new stock. But Ikea, the go-to big box for affordable Scandinavian design, has given its designers the opportunity to revise their work (as well as that of their predecessors), adding increased functionality and sustainability.
As you know, the 2015 IKEA catalog drops on doorsteps next month. The digital version, however, is available starting July 24. New for this year, users will also be able to save lists of their favorite products from the digital cata... Read Post
Boeing is doing some upcycling. The airline manufacturer is selling vintage airplane parts repurposed as furniture. The parts are collected from retired airplanes, cleaned, and finished before being sold. We think the designs look a... Read Post