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Hoffman’s Modular Lights

Adaptive and interesting, German design student Robert Hoffman’s diplom thesis “Modular Lights” are a very personal way to establish a lighting scheme for your home.  By tilting and adjusting the outer flat panels of the sculpture, light is released from the inner light structure to your specifications.  Highly recommended for someone who enjoys constantly shifting […]

Selin’s Crush Sofa

German design studio Coordination presented Flip Selin’s Crush Sofa at this year’s DMY Extended in Berlin last week to much interest.  An upholstered surface held in place by a painted white metal frame, Crush consists of two chaise lounge chairs that can be fused together to combine a larger sofa.  A strong accent for a […]

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Until now the only way to be noticed when something new appears on Freshome was the RSS subscription, but many don’t fully understand the concept of RSS (”Really Simple Syndication”) feeds, and for them today I’ve decided to introduce Feedburner’s Subscribe by Email option on RSS feeds. What’s that mean? It means that you can […]

The Toilet That Transforms Into an Urinal

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It’s a fact that men have something when it comes to urinals. We love them for a reasons that we don’t even understand. However when you look at this piece of technology below, you may get an idea why! It’s a self-cleaning toilet that turns into an urinal with the flick of a button. An […]

Alphabet Drawers by “Kent and London”

Inspired by vintage printing blocks, this beautifully finished chest of 26 drawers called Alphabet Drawers by “Kent and London” is made from solid oak – the perfect place to file everything from A-Z. At Kent & London they use quality materials and traditional methods to create solid, beautifully finished, bespoke furniture. As all of their […]

J House by Isolation Unit & Yosuke Ichii Architect

Designed by Isolation Unit & Yosuke Ichii Architect, J House is a private residence for a married couple with three children in a suburb of Kagawa, Osaka, Japan. A single plain volume with a generous space in between of two boxes, the rooms inside the J House are continuously interconnected in the most stylish way. […]

Sonos Multi-Room Music System

If you like to listen music at home then here is something that you might want. The Sonos Multi-Room Music System lets you play all the music you want, all over your house and control it all from the palm of your hand. With ZonePlayers in the rooms of your choice and a full-color Controller […]

Swedish Minimalism: Villa UH1 by RB Arkitektur

Designed by the creative folks at RB Arkitektur as a German bunker from the Second World War, Villa UH1 is actually a minimalist home with contemporary accents. Meant as a single-family house, it’s actually an eco-friendly example of how to go beyond the boundaries. Located on a soft natural slope in a residential area of […]

OneLessOffice suite of products by Heckler Design

Heckler Design has rounded out their OneLessOffice suite of products. Now joining OneLessDesk, the beautifully minimal computer desk, is OneLessStand and OneLessFile. OneLessDesk is designed to be more flexible. Re-arrange and re-direct your work environment throughout the day. OneLessDesk is the beautiful, ergonomic, space-saving computer desk. At one time, you needed a desk that could […]

Villa Hrozno in Bratislava’ Old Town

Located in Bratislava’s Old Town, Villa Hronzo is an architectural masterpiece that stuns at a first glance. Designed by creative architects from Zavodny, the structure is made from two basic substances. One is a three storey building oriented towards the Old wine street, while the other one is a two storey terraced building. Modern architecture […]

The Cozy Shelf by Michael Weaker

Designed by Michael Weaker, the Cozy Shelf is a die-cut plastic sheet product for embellishing existing shelving systems that won the 1st prize of the 2009 Pratt/Umbra Design Competition. With a beautiful decorative pattern, the Cozy Shelf makes the hard straight lines of our shelves and bookcases visually-softer and more inviting. The competition, was open […]

Top 10 Trendsetters Of Industrial Design

At the beginning of this month, Forbes has released their list of “10 Trendsetters in Industrial Design”, so if you are looking for an industrial design model to follow, and who knows maybe copy their success, you should start with this list. So who made the cut? Go to Forbes list  to read (and see). […]

Freshome.com is now on Facebook ( Join us )

Today after I’ve made some changes to Freshome I’ve also decided to create a Facebook Group, because a Facebook group allows you to interact with other Freshome.com followers on the Facebook Wall and follow the most recent posts. It’ll supplement what we do on this blog and our Twitter feed, and hopefully become a lively […]

T-House by Den Nen Architecture

Yasushi Mizuta and Naohiro Sumi are the creative designers from Den Nen Architecture who came up with the great geometry for the minimalist T-House in Ako, the Hyogo Prefecture in Japan. Meant as a single family residence (for two adults), the two-story reinforced concrete construction features a lot of white that enhance the clean appearance […]

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