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Dieter Rams | As Little Design As Possible

If you love minimal design then you´ve surely heard of Dieter Rams, one of the most influential industrial designers of the late 20th century.  He is credited with influencing generations of designers, including Apple´s designer Jonathan Ive. This beautifully illustrated book covers both Rams life and his work, as well as his ideas on good design, which continue to inspire designers and consumers today. via

Dieter Rams’s ten principles of "good design":
- Good design is innovative.
- Good design makes a product useful.
- Good design is aesthetic.
- Good design makes a product understandable.
- Good design is unobtrusive.
- Good design is honest.
- Good design is long-lasting.
- Good design is thorough down to the last detail.
- Good design is environmentally friendly.
- Good design is as little design as possible.




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HANDPRESSO AUTO

Handpresso Auto is the new coffee making device by French brand Handpresso. It is a revolutionary espresso machine helping you optimize your coffee break and serving you a premium quality espresso in the car! It is very easy to use, just place the device in the cup holder and plug it into the 12V cigarette lighter, add water and a coffee pod of your choice. Thats it! just press the button and wait for your delicious, creamy and tasty espresso. source Also...
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MODERN RECORD CONSOLE | BY SYMBOL AUDIO | Image

MODERN RECORD CONSOLE | BY SYMBOL AUDIO

Symbol Audio is a New York company that designs and handcrafts modern audio HIFI consoles and vinyl LP storage cabinets, we have featured their Audio Desk before. The beautiful Modern Record Console pays homage to "all in one” console hifi’s of the 1950’s. The one of a kind music console is individually crafted from solid American Walnut and integrates traditional "old school” electronics with modern wireless capabilities. It gives you the best of both worlds, enabl...
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DARHI | CHARM HOTEL IN TUNISIA

The "DarHi" is a contemporary accommodation between guest house and charm hotel. It´s located at the frontier of the desert in Nefta, south of Tunisia and is product of the imagination of designers Philippe Chapelet and Patrick Elouarghi. It´s perfect for a city break, once you arrive you will have to take off your shoes and will be given local Tunisian slippers. Your journey will begin... via: designboom...
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