Design News Mag

Design News Mag

Design News Mag featuring great design, architecture, fashion, graphics and innovation from across the globe.

 

Fusing and Freezing

The porcelain embedding is a traditional craft in China. Ceramic chips are glued together with cement to decorate buildings. This design combines the abstract organic form of cement with the metal casting geometric form, signifying the contrast between tradition and modernity. The copper is processed with the craft of porcelain embedding, presenting a new look of traditional craft with its modern form, material and texture.

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Fire & Earth

It is interesting to observe how the same object can inspire different people in different ways. During the creative process every artist brings out part of their story, experience and culture and imprints it into their work. In realising this project, UK-based Italian artisan Roberta Pederzoli creates a collection where Italian culture and Scottish landscape are intertwined. Every piece is carefully crafted with consideration for texture and colour, creating a sensation of fairy-tale elegance and enchantment by delicately brushing colour over the jewellery.

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Riolax Curie

Iconic, clean and innovative, Curie is the largest Acrylic Shell Spa in Brazil and it aims to bring a totally new experience to the user. Curie brings in its essence the balance between form and function and its design is a result of the quest for inspirations in several areas and products, which guaranteed to the project creative materials and processes. The 'Curie' name, also reflects the grandeur of the product, referring to one of the greatest icons of the history, Marie Curie, associated always with pioneering, innovation and technology.

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Opera

Conceptual inspiration from Architecture to Jewelry. She always enjoys combining the knowledge, which she has acquired throughout her career. This ring almost seems to incorporate a modern monument, illuminated only by diamonds. Opera is a multi dimensional ring which is made with 34 elements, and set with 306 diamonds, a combination of curiosity and creativity that surpasses traditional rules. Forms and frequencies are used over and over to create perfect aesthetic balance of lines and shapes with meticulous detail. The underside is marked with the Boteh motif, as it is in all her creations.

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Nine Origin 2730 Limited Edition

Nine origin 2730 is our tribute to the way hand made designer eyewear should always be made. No shortcuts, just pure Japanese know-how that has been brought down through generations in order to be able to make the perfect product. A combination optical frame, made from original Japanese made acetate, grade 2 medical Titanium and Beta Titanium. In order to obtain the flexibility and lightness of this piece, we had to create an even more delicate and complicated structure than normally used for optical frames.

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Honore Port

To celebrate more than 400 years of history of Quinta do Crasto, an emblematic Portuguese estate from Douro with wines recognized worldwide, Omdesign created and produced Honore Port, a special edition limited to 400 bottles of a very old tawny Port with more than 100 years, that mirrors the terraces of the Douro valley, where Quinta do Crasto stands guard. The major challenge was to develop a highly luxurious and differentiating packaging, made by the hands of Portuguese artisans, able to eternalize more than 4 centuries of history, identity and values of Quinta do Crasto.

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Design interview of the day

Read the latest interviews and conversations on design, creativity and innovation between design journalist and world-famous designers, artists and architects. See latest design projects and award-winning designs by famous designers, artists, architects and innovators. Discover new insights on creativity, innovation, arts, design and architecture. Learn about design processes of great designers.

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