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Seatylock, Combined Bike Saddle and Lock

Now crowdfunding on Kickstarter, Seatylock is a bike saddle that transforms into a lock. The Israeli design comes from the makers of Foldylock, a previous Kickstarter success. The new security accessory is installed just like a normal saddle and fits any bike frame. Made of high quality plastic, aluminum, and carbon steel, the product is rust-proof and scratch-resistant. The durable design withstood 10,000 test cycles and is promised to be ...

Cork and Steel End Tables

Basil is a series of cork and steel end tables designed by Arthur Leitner for La Petite Friture. The collection features side tables in sphere, pyramid, and parallelepiped shapes. In each of the three models, the cork is left natural while the steel is finished in white. The resulting designs are geometric yet low-key in color; they would be just as much at home in an ultra-contemporary living room as ...

Luxury Catch-all Pencil Holder

This striking geometric office accessory was designed by Frederic Saulou for the new furniture manufacturer HAPTEIN. Composed a v-shaped catch-all and a cylindrical pencil holder, the product plays with iconic forms and delivers on function. Pairing black and white components, the marble design is high contrast and high style. From September 6-13, the piece can be found on display at Cité de la Mode et du Design for Paris Design ...

Warehouse-Inspired Lamp with Metallic Interior

Referencing warehouse lighting, Botega by Enrico Zanolla is a hanging lamp with a bowl-like shape and a metallic interior. The industrially-inspired design is made of ceramic, plastic, and cord. The outside comes in white or black and the inside comes in white, gold, or copper. Whatever color scheme one chooses, the cord matches the exterior for a traditional, monochrome look. Designed for use with LEDs, the suspended lamp is sustainable ...

Bluetooth-Controlled LED Lighting by Terence Woodgate

Coming this October, Terence Woodgate’s Solid Collection includes sixteen different pendant lamps and surface-mounted downlights made of many materials, including Carrera marble and walnut wood. Designed for use with Megaman LEDs, the smart lighting connects via Bluetooth to a phone- and tablet-compatible app. The remote control provides wireless, hassle-free on, off, and dimmer functions, conserving time and energy (both human and electrical). The innovative design will be available from select ...

Sleek Omni Wireless Audio System by Harman Kardon

The Omni Wireless HD Audio System is a home audio powerhouse forthcoming from Harman Kardon. The set includes the Adapt plug-in ($129.95) and HD loudspeakers in Omni 10 ($199.95) and Omni 20 wireless ($299.95) models. Dressed in all black, the sleek, round designs match almost any decor. The collection is technologically versatile as well. The designs boast Wi-Fi and Bluetooth compatibility as well as Blackfire Research™ wireless media technology. Working ...

Polygonal Animal Sculptures

Poligon recently launched on Kickstarter on September 10, 2014, and will be funding until October 24. The project includes polygonal animal structures that arrive flat-packed and can be easily assembled, no tools required, thanks to their magnetic metal construction. Collaboratively designed by Rodrigo Solorzano and Matthew White of London, the collection includes gorilla, humpback whale, and penguin models. Smaller insect versions are awarded for campaign donations. The tiny critters include ...

Desk Accessories Inspired by Italian Monuments

Andrea Rekalidis designed this range of desk accessories, SOUVENIR, for the Italian company BOZU. Referencing important Italian monuments, the collection includes a Colosseum box, a Leaning Tower of Pisa pen holder, a Milan Cathedral paperclip stand, a Mole Antonelliana magnet and paperweight, and a Pantheon pencil sharpener. Made of ceramic and glazed in white, the series alludes to the past while exhibiting contemporary style. Each of the souvenirs is a ...

Rechargeable LED Lantern

Designed by Inma Bermúdez for the newly revived brand Marset, FollowMe is a rechargeable  LED table lamp that references the look of a vintage oil lantern. The lighting design is composed of a bent wooden handle, a sloping white lampshade, and a round gray base. Minimalist in form and function, the lantern charges via USB and can be used indoors or outdoors. Available from select stockists worldwide, this versatile Barcelona ...

Frida Collection by Zanocchi & Starke

Zanocchi & Starke is a young Italian-Brazilian design studio based in Turin. Their latest collection, Frida, includes a stool and a side table. The series is demountable, making the pieces customizable, highly versatile, and easy to assemble, move, and store. The Frida side tables are each held together by a bright red butterfly screw, visible underneath the tabletop. When unscrewed, the design reveals its simple construction: two nesting leg pieces ...