November 23, 2012 | Home Couture Store
The stackable Stool 60 designed in 1933 by Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) represents the quintessence of functionalist furniture design. The simple idea behind this now-classic stool, which is celebrated by New York-based designer Nao Tamura. Tamura has designed Ring stool to celebrate 80 years of this iconic and universal piece of design.
January 23, 2012 | Home Couture Store
Helsinki, Finland is the third city to be elected as the World Design Capital since the initiative was launched in 2008. Embedded Design is Helsinki’s concept for 2012. This ties in with the idea of Helsinki being an open city, which organisers say this can be achieved by transparency, curiosity, global responsibility and innovation.