Aug 14, 2013

These Big Metal Band-Aids Let You Create Furniture on the Fly
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Written by : Tom George| 1 | Fashion

Joints are arguably the most important part of a piece of furniture. They are, after all, the reason your beloved Expedit shelving unit doesn’t just tumble to the ground. And yet, joints are often the least appreciated aspect of any design; most of the time, they’re hidden away, relegated to the status of an invisible support system. But what would it look like if nuts and bolts weren’t just a functional necessity? Probably something like Patch, a new type of joint that flaunts both its functional and aesthetic value. “This is something we always missed in many design situations—the nice technical details that are designed and can be exposed,” says Anna Łoskiewicz, a designer at Polish design studio Beza Projekt . “You don’t have to hide them; you can play with them.” Beza’s bright red strips and crosses of aluminum look a lot like something you might find […]

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