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Vintage Motorcycle Lamp

A few days ago, we featured a stunning custom motorbike (Yamaha XS650 custom) by the talented John Ryland. He recently contacted us showing some of the creative work he does besides awesome bikes. He and his wife are making lamps out of recycled vintage bike parts, all lamps are custom made from retired components from up to three different vintage motorcycles. Theres no telling what adventures your lamp had in its previous life.



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FLATMATE SECRETARY | Image

FLATMATE SECRETARY

Seems like the latest tech developments are affecting furniture design. The Flatmate Secretary was conceived by Michael Hilgers for Magazin, it is only 5" deep, but when the top is folded out it has a workspace of 28" wide by 16.5" deep. With many using their phones or tablets as computers, this looks like a more than adequate work desk for a small studio or office....
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AIR MULTIPLIER FAN | BY DYSON | Image

AIR MULTIPLIER FAN | BY DYSON

The Dyson Air Multiplier fan works very differently to conventional fans. It uses Air Multiplier technology to draw in air and amplify it 15 times. It took 4 years and every discipline from Dysons 350-strong team of engineers and scientists to develop and has 11 separate patent applications....
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HEMEROSCOPIUM HOUSE | BY ENSAMBLE STUDIO | Image

HEMEROSCOPIUM HOUSE | BY ENSAMBLE STUDIO

Hemeroscopium is of Greek origin and means "place the sun sets", it refers to a place that exists in the imagination... but is still real... Located is Las Rozas, Madrid Spain, this impressive residence has 4,300 square ft, it was designed by Ensable Studio and took them a year to engineer but only a week to build, donīt belive us? check out the video on this postīs detail page. via homedsgn ...
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