Sunday July 8, 2007 5:49PM ET
Ask the designer what is the most difficult task and the answer will be: "To create a timeless piece." And it stands true. For how many designs, from print to industry to furniture, we can say it's timeless? They can be counted using number below five. And while we all agree that "Einsteins" are born every few centuries, we are lucky to live in time of one of the greatest furniture designers of our time: Jaume Tresserra.
Wednesday June 20, 2007 2:57PM ET
Weather you like Nespresso coffee or not, their Lattissima machine if a fine piece of design. Following the well-known path, after collaborating with Porsche, Nespresso formed "joined forces" with Italian De’Longhi. Since everything in De’Longhi is about "living innovation" it was clear that the final product will be fine piece of craft.
Sunday June 17, 2007 2:57PM ET
Bang & Olufsen could easily be two Danish words for "design" & "quality". Indeed, for many Hi-Fi and design aficionados they are just that. It seems that company founded 75 years ago is stuck in time. They created some truly amazing audio systems of 20th century, and they continue to do so. They live in their own time, caring only about state of the art technology.
Tuesday May 22, 2007 2:41PM ET
Well, some people can spend months in searching for that perfect piece of furniture. It must be elegant, it must be "in", and it must have name on it...