The Design Book: 1,000 New Designs for the Home and Where to Find Them

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The Design Book brings together the best in contemporary design for the home, presenting a huge range of striking new products: tables and chairs, sofas and beds, storage, kitchens and bathrooms, tableware, textiles and surfaces, lighting, electronics, and more.
In-depth interviews with twelve key designers explore pivotal projects and approaches to design Web addresses of designers and manufacturers are given for every object, along with full ...

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Overview

The Design Book brings together the best in contemporary design for the home, presenting a huge range of striking new products: tables and chairs, sofas and beds, storage, kitchens and bathrooms, tableware, textiles and surfaces, lighting, electronics, and more.
In-depth interviews with twelve key designers explore pivotal projects and approaches to design Web addresses of designers and manufacturers are given for every object, along with full captions and color illustrations, making every design easy to source.

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"The Design Book, 1000 New Designs and Where to Find Them thoughtfully embraces the daunting task of selecting new products that furnish the ever-changing domestic sphere...Ideal for those looking for compelling objects, Hudson's volume is a refreshingly intelligent compilation that will influence future cataloguing and curation." ~ Joanne Molina, identity magazine
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781780670997
  • Publisher: King, Laurence Publishing
  • Publication date: 5/7/2013
  • Pages: 320
  • Sales rank: 950,405
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 9.60 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Jennifer Hudson is an author, editor, and researcher in the fields of contemporary design and architecture, and was the general editor of The International Design Yearbook for fifteen years. She is the author of 1000 Designs and Where to Find Them Volumes 1 & 2, Interior Architecture Now, Process: 50 Product Designs from Concept to Manufacture, and Interior Architecture: From Brief to Build.

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