Ever since supermarkets started filling their shelves with Christmas foodstuffs in September, view-on-demand has allowed us to watch “It’s a

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Passagen Cologne 2015 Zu Tisch bei smow Köln ASCO Tische

Following on from the success of smow Cologne‘s Passagen Design Week début in 2014 with the USM Haller exhibition Facetten,

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Stadt-Land-schafft smow Cologne Waidblicke 2014 Looker by dreiform

As already noted, until Friday October 31st smow Cologne are presenting the exhibition Stadt-Land-schafft. Making use of smow Cologne’s generous

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“What was the best moment of your life?” ask Cologne based Pell Architekten in the introduction to their contribution to smow

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smow blog autumn tour 2014

We’ve spent a lot of 2014 travelling backwards on trains, racing towards the future with our eyes fixed firmly on

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For many, the darkest, furthest removed edge of the (smow) universe is (smow) Chemnitz. (smow) however reaches further. Much further.

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A summer silly season with 360 degree product images and handmade bottle openers explaining the difference between craft and design

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It is in the very nature of year ends that they tend to cause one to reflect. And so in

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smow 360 degree Artemide Tolomeo Tavolo Micro

Although we rarely have reason to blow our own trumpets, we do regularly have cause to sound our colleagues veritable

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vitra eames elephant

On Tuesday April 30th 2013 Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands steps down as head as the House of Orange. And

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A garden is for relaxing in on a summers evening. For growing vegetables. For having a cheeky cigarette when you’re

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It’s not easy being German. It really isn’t. Fortunately, it can be highly entertaining; as Philipp Kohlhöfer more than eloquently

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In the wake of our “warehouse” post we have received numerous emails along a similar vein: “It’s OK for yous

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We’re not going to pretend we’re fans of Carnival. Truth be told, for us Carnival and Oktoberfest belong to a

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As traditional as roasted chestnuts and corked sherry, gift recommendations are what make Christmas for us. This year, however, we

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The fifth Leipzig Designers Open is well … Open. For the next three days over 150 international exhibitors will be

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Our new flash has arrived …. and that just in the nick of time. (As the name tends to imply

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With the clocks all across Europe preparing to be turned back an hour and so cast us all into that

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Back in June we started a campaign to encourage election officials to improve the furnishing of their polling stations. We

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It’s Dumfries Show on Saturday. That won’t mean much to the most people, but for us it is a sure

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As we stood looking at some mighty fine, but horribly over-carved, wooden furniture at the Salone in Milan a female

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As hopefully been noted we’ve been away for a week or so, but not on holiday … rather moving into

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The Top 5 chairs from the smow design spring. In no particular order. We lie: there is a slight order.

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Just in time for the official start of the balcony reading season in Northern Europe, (smow) is proud to announce

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