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Aluminum And Wood Furniture | By Hilla Shamia

Israel-based industrial designer Hilla Shamia has created a beautiful collection of Aluminum and Wood fusion furniture. The unusual combination is achieved by pouring aluminum directly into the crevices and cracks of the wood, beautifully burning it and casting it into irregularly shaped wood pieces, and creating sleek pieces of furniture. The end result is gorgeous and no two pieces are identical. via



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THE WAVE HAMMOCK

The Swedish designer duo Erik NYBERG and Gustav STRÖM presented the unique leisure creation WAVE at MAISON & OBJET OUTDOOR INDOOR in Paris September 5-9, 2008. WAVE is available in white, cappuccino, black or turquoise with two base options allowing for integration in the terrace or embedment into the ground....
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FADEOUT CHAIR | BY NENDO

This is a very cool idea by Nendo, the appropriately named "Fadeout chair" has legs that seem to gently disappear s though the chair stands in a pool of mist or fog. The chair’s back and seat are wooden, and the clear acrylic legs are specially painted by craftsmen so that the wood grain appears to gradually fade away. Very clever...
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CORK GLOBE

Cork Globe by Suck UK, lets you show off your globetrotting exploits for all to see. The full-size 10”(25cm) globe is made from cork and comes mounted on a stainless steel base, it features a clear and simple world map allowing you to add pins and decoration, making it perfect for tracking your travel memories, and pinpoint with a different color the places you want to visit. Available for purchase in Europe here...
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