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Thigmotrope Perch and Thigmotrope Satellite, handmade steel air plant holders found at Flora Grubb Gardens web shop.

Via Fondazza / Paolo Dell’Elce

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Series of vases in mirror polished spun brass by Milan-based industrial designer Paolo Dell’Elce, for Swedish company Skultuna.

Phytophiler / Dossofiorito

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Series of hand-thrown terracotta pots with functional accessories, designed by Livia Rossi and Gianluca Giabardo of Dossofiorito studio.

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Photos by Omar Nadalini
via ignant

Colored Vases / Ai Weiwei

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Ai Weiwei  creating the Colored Vases, part of the installation According to What? at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C., 2012.

Photo: Cathy Carver – via

previously: Studies of Perspective

Julia Lohmann

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Kombu Dwellings, 2010
lacquered wood containers, collaboration with Gero Grundmann and Japanese artisans.

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Various vessels made of found animal bones, silver and steel.

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Cow leather benches, 2005

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co-existence by Julia Lohmann

Co-Existence installation, 2009
9000 Petri-dishes with images of bacteria colonies, perspex, lighting

All works from German born -London based multidisciplinary designer Julia Lohmann

Feeas / Remedios Vincent

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Accessories and objects made of antique small pieces, human prosthetics or broken porcelains from the Feeas series, by Spanish designer Remedios Vincent.

folding Paper Vase / Pepe Heykoop

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Coated Paper Vase Cover by Dutch designer Pepe Heykoop and the Tiny Miracles Foundation, winners of the Interior Innovation Award at IMM Cologne 2013.

All vases are handmade by members of the Tiny Miracles foundation in Mumbai. The foundation brings people together that are living on the street out of poverty trough manufacturing small and useful handcrafted objects.

via mocoloco – photos: Annemarijne Bax.

previously: toy blockssputnik

Rebird Vase / Toer

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Single flower vase by designers Castor Bours and Wouter Widdershoven of the Dutch studio Toer.

Previously: Spring lamp by Toer