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2018 Design Trends Come Alive at IDS18

Since opening its doors in 1999, the Interior Design Show (IDS18) has become a design authority showcasing the latest design trends and innovations from Canada and internationally. Combining hundreds of exhibitors, a line-up of international speakers and a full schedule of expert-lead seminars, IDS18 doesn’t follow the trends – it premiers them. As the show prepares to celebrate its 20th anniversary this January 18-20, 2018, IDS18 has compiled the trends that are shaping the industry in the year to come. From floor tiles to ceiling fixtures, 2018 promises to be a year of leading-edge innovation.

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Azure Reveals The Winners Of The 2017 AZ Awards

Winners and finalists flew in from as far away as Poland and China to attend the celebration on June 23, at Toronto’s iconic Evergreen Brick Works, where the results of Azure’s seventh annual AZ Awards competition were announced in the presence of top talents from the local and international architecture and design communities.

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Alessandro Isola's "The Cut" wins the Architizer A+ Award

For the third consecutive year, The Cut wins the most important recognition in the field of architecture and design, with its innovative Evolution kitchen, signed by the internationally renowned designer and artist,

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Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2017 Results

Companies, design studios, research institutions and designers from 58 countries entered their latest product concepts in the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2017 - a record 4,724 entries. 20 design experts from all over the world convened and assessed each individual idea in an adjudication process lasting several days, with the selected concepts finally awarded in Singapore. Only concepts with the highest design merit which won over the jury were awarded the sought-after Red Dot.

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Cuisines Steam to Revitalize the Modular

Cuisine Steam’s founding couple is innovating once more with the creation of a new brand that combines their 15 years of distinguished know-how with their evolving vision of the kitchen. Brigitte Boulanger and Jean Côté unveil coquo; an original modular and freestanding furniture concept for the kitchen.

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World Interior of the Year 2017: A Floating Bar, a Jade Green Spa, and a Futuristic Mathematics Gallery Among Shortlist

Projects from across the globe were entered across nine diverse categories, ranging from grand civic spaces and hospitals to transportation hubs, bars and shops. Hosted alongside the World Architecture Festival (WAF), the INSIDE festival attracts in excess of 2,000 attendees each year for its three days of talks, awards, exhibitions and fringe events.

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The miniki slimline kitchen receives the platinum award at the European Product Design Award

In small apartments where the kitchen and lounge are often one room, there is a need for the kitchen to disappear after use. This is the only way to turn the living room back into a room to live in. And as often as not the kitchen unit in the conference rooms of smaller offices is simply an eyesore. How often do we wish during important customer conferences that the kitchen unit would simply disappear or turn into an elegant sideboard.

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Winners Crowned at WATG's Inaugural Architectural Bake-Off in Singapore

World renowned and award winning integrated design firm, WATG, hosted the first Great Architectural Bake-Off in Singapore on Saturday, 14 October 2017.

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Case Study: Silestone Trendspotter Theresa Casey Organic Loft

Silestone Trendsetter Theresa Casey designed her Organic Loft kitchen in collaboration with Cosentino, Kohler and Benjamin Moore. Her vision: An urban sanctuary. Theresa combined Silestone, Kohler and Benjamin Moore products, infusing traditional and modern influences to create a beautiful and that connects with nature through the open plan and large windows. Theresa utilized colors from the new Silestone Eternal Series, Calacatta Gold and Marquina, as well as Silestone Iconic White.

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Cosentino Unveils Silestone® Eternal Collection At The Grand Opening Of The New Centre In Singapore

Cosentino, the world's leading company in the production and distribution of innovative surfaces for the world of architecture and design, celebrated the grand opening of their brand new 35,000sq ft facility today at 22 Gul Avenue. The new facility will serve as the logistics hub and office headquarters for Cosentino Asia.