Yu-Chang Chou develops a reusable packaging service for sustainable online shopping

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/royal-college-of-art/">Royal College of Art</a> graduate Yu-Chang Chou has developed a "return and reuse" <a title="Packaging archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/packaging">packaging</a> system to help online retailers reduce waste (+ movie). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/30/repack-packaging-return-reuse-yu-chang-chou-royal-college-of-art/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Boomslang walkway by Mark Thomas and Henry Fagan extends over a forest canopy

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        Cape Town architect Mark Thomas and engineer Henry Fagan have completed a sinuous wooden walkway that meanders through the treetops of a botanical garden on the eastern slopes of Table Mountain (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/30/boomslang-walkway-kirstenbosch-national-botanical-garden-mark-thomas-henry-fagan/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Lego Minifigures hacked with Sugru to create iPhone cable holders

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        <a title="Lego archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/lego">Lego</a> Minifigures can be hacked to create holders for iPhone charging cables, <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/sugru/">Sugru</a> users have discovered. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/30/lego-minifigures-sugru-apple-iphone-cable-holders/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Studio Swine extends collection of products made from hair

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        Azusa Murakami and Alexander Groves of <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/studio-swine/">Studio Swine</a> have revisited the process they developed to make <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2011/06/27/hair-glasses-by-studio-swine/">optical frames from human hair</a> to create a new range of accessories (+ movie). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/30/studio-swine-extends-collection-hair-highway-products/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

PANDA’s House in Jingumae slots in between four existing homes

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        Tokyo studio <a title="PANDA archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/panda">PANDA</a> has slotted a boxy family <a title="Houses archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/houses">house</a> onto a plot hemmed in by other residences on all four sides (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/30/house-in-jingumae-by-panda/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

MBP House by EDIT! hides most of its body below street level

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        Prague studio EDIT! has sunken the majority of this <a title="More Czech houses on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/Czech-houses/">Czech house</a> below street level, so only a small gabled structure is visible to passersby (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/30/mbp-house-czech-republic-edit/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Nendo bases wire Basket Lamp on Japanese kitchenware

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        Japanese studio <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/nendo/">Nendo</a> has worked with artisans in Kyoto to design lamp shades based on traditional wire netting cooking utensils. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/30/nendo-basket-lamp-wire-mesh-kanaami-tsuji/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

House in Slovenia by 3biro Arhitekti appears to barely touch the ground

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        Slovenian firm 3biro Arhitekti designed underground rooms and cantilevers to create the impression that this family <a title="Houses archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/house">house</a> "only slightly touches the sloping terrain". <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/30/family-house-in-groharjevo-slovenia-by-3biro-arhitekti/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Tommaso Caldera encloses Tull Lamp in a wire cage

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        Italian designer Tommaso Caldera has reinterpreted the classic caged workshop <a title="More lamps on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/lamps/">lamp</a> by combining it with a domestic shade. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/30/tull-lamp-tommaso-caldera-incipit-wire-cage/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Atelier Aberto by AR Arquitetos is a São Paulo studio with a light-filled atrium

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        Rooms are housed within stark concrete boxes at this São Paulo artist's studio by AR Arquitetos, while a glazed atrium creates a light-filled space for painting (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/29/atelier-aberto-art-studio-brazil-ar-arquitetos/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Timber walls feature narrow vertical slices at Virdis Architecture’s Lussy Sports Hall

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        Swiss office Virdis Architecture clad this <a title="More sports centres on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/sports-centres/">sports hall</a> near Lausanne in vertical timber slats, but left toothpick-shaped gaps to allow light to filter through. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/29/lussy-sports-hall-virdis-architecture-switzerland/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Studio Four uses pale oak to brighten up Alfred Street Residence in Melbourne

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        Melbourne office Studio Four used light American oak for the built-in furniture at this home in Victoria, which has been refurbished and extended to make it fit for a growing family. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/29/studio-four-alfred-street-residence-interior-melbourne/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Chameleon House by Petr Hajek Architekti features rooms that point in different directions

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        The second project on Dezeen today from Czech studio Petr Hajek Architekti is a <a title="Houses archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezee.com/tag/houses">house</a> on the outskirts of Prague with rooms that branch out in all directions to frame views of nearby trees (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/28/chameleon-house-by-petr-hajek-architekti/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Small arrow-shaped art gallery installed in an Australian garden

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        Australian architects Peter Hogg and Toby Reed designed this small chevron-shaped art <a title="More galleries on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/galleries/">gallery</a> for a client seeking a space to display his late wife's paintings (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/28/arrow-studio-art-gallery-australia-peter-hogg-toby-reed/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Flight Brigade music video by Simon Roberts follows an animated train journey

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/musicproject/"><strong>Dezeen Music Project:</strong></a> a father takes an epic train ride to reach his daughter in this stop-motion <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/music-videos/">music video</a> by animator Simon Roberts for emerging UK band Flight Brigade. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/28/flight-brigade-sirens-animated-music-video-simon-roberts/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Nordic designers collaborate to create SAM table for Fogia

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        A group of Nordic designers joined forces to create this simple wooden dining <a title="Tables archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/tables">table</a> for Swedish brand <a title="Fogia archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/fogia">Fogia</a> (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/28/sam-table-note-design-studio-engesvik-stefan-borselius-fogia/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>

Concrete education centre by Petr Hájek is sunken into a park landscape

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        Raw concrete ceilings are concealed beneath the faceted green roof of this environmental education centre in the Czech town of Vrchlabí, designed by Petr Hájek Architekti to sink into the topography of the surrounding parkland (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/06/28/kcev-education-centre-underground-green-roof-petr-hajek-architekti/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>