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We love to display innovative and new designs, but by showing you these three examples of trending magazines we didn’t want to concentrate on the design of the publications only. When looking at these magazines, …

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3 Examples of Trending Magazines and Conscious Living

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We love to display innovative and new designs, but by showing you these three examples of trending magazines we didn’t want to concentrate on the design of the publications only. When looking at these magazines, it is not just about design and layout - magazines are a …

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4 Color Trends 2017: Sentience, Chroma, Construct, Entwine

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According to Dulux they have a new antidote by presenting a visual cure through color, with palettes that will promote tactility and warmth as a remedy to excessive screen time. That as a first introduction sounds very appealing at least to us. After the huge success of …

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It’s trending: 6 examples of trending Monochromatic Styling

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You probably wouldn't browse Eclectic Trends from time to time if style and photography wouldn't be one of your passions. Today we won’t point out only one significant stylist or photographer - but a theme we observe is really trending. Monochromatic styling and ph …

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My Trend Lecture at the Interior Design Blog Awards

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It's been a great week ending at the Botanical Garden in Munich. We launched our new Interior Design Blogger Book I've curated the second year in a row with my colleagues Igor and Ricarda. I'll give you more information this Wednesday and the chance to receive a signed …

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Mineral Potential by Yixing Fang

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It’s not a secret that we are big fans of artistic ceramics here on Eclectic Trends. So it won’t be a big surprise to you that we fell in love with the gorgeous work of Mineral Potential by Yixing Fang - and her gorgeous objects that show a beautiful interplay of b …

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Our new Interior Design Blogger Book is launched!

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We launched last Friday our new Interior Design Blogger Book Best of Interior - Wohnideen aus dem wahren Leben. German publisher Callwey asked Igor, Ricarda and myself again to repeat as jury members and this is what we did since the beginning of 2016:  First, each o …

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The first public residential project by Rossana Orlandi

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I still recall the day I discovered Spazio Rossana Orlandi three years ago during the Milan design week. It's been ever since a must-visit on the packed program. But I guess the first time you visit her former factory hits you most. The space hosts young talents, renown …

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Ceramicist of the month: Lukas Wegwerth

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A while back we stumbled over the exquisite work of Lukas Wegwerth online and started looking for more. Only a few articles can be found about him and his work - we would love to add more praise on his outstanding ceramics and hope you will be as enthusiastic about his …

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  • We are huge fans here of the very talented ladies duo behind the Italian design agency Studiopepe and do love the way they use color palettes. This monochromatic project was quite a surprise.
  • Pernille Egeskov interprets three iconic Danish design companies with this installation at 3 Days of Design in Copenhagen: Fritz Hansen, Dinesen and Georg JensenDamask.
  • "Through this project, I am interested in how we can utilise Tonglings industrially produced minerals and metals to create valuable craft artifacts which have deep meaning to the local people that once again celebrate Tonglingâ’s rich cultural heritage and preserve it for future generations. "
  • Like many inventions the story of Crystals started by chance: wanting to repair a favorite teapot Lukas Wegwerth started researches and was inspired by the Japanese method Kintsugi of applying gold dust in the glue to purposely reveal the fissures in a broken vessel.

From the Sample Board to the Finished Product – Lievore Altherr Molina

Posted By Gudy, September 28, 2016

From the Sample Board to the Finished Product is a new series all inspired by the very popular series of From the Mood Board to the Finished Product. We often discuss in the workshops the difference between a sample board and a mood board, and today' …

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Color Inspiration No.10: Pine, Velvet Purple, Bosporus, Amber, Grape

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Color Inspiration No.10 is thought as a palette for Autumn/Winter 2017/18. Pine, Velvet Purple, Bosporus, Amber and Grape are the tones that have inspired this mood board. "La Parisienne II", Dior por John Galliano, Cathleen Naundorf Photogrpahy| Broste Copen …

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Color Inspiration No.9 – Cognac, petrol, khaki, sand rose, pink

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When thinking of the Autumn Color Palette 2016, all these tones came to my mind. Cognac is my favorite color right now, especially in the interior design world. But I do love khaki too, combined with petrol, sand rose and a light pink. Victor&Rolf | Lievore A …

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Color Inspiration No.8: Stone Green, Rose, Lemon Butter, Amber & Pine

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Color Inspiration No.8 spins around the two Reeta Ek posters I found at the Salone earlier this year, and I thought they were really spot on. Rosy Brown combined with Pine is very beautiful, but it's the Amber tone giving a sparkle effect that lifts the entire palette …

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