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Idealog—in the ideas business

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Awards

A dose of kitchen and bathroom envy

Staring at the winning designs from this year’s National Kitchen and Bathroom Association Awards might give you a hefty dose of bathroom and kitchen envy, but don’t let that stop you. The awards were recently celebrated in Wellington ... More …


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Competition

Submit über-question, WIN pass to We Can Create

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We don't know about you, but here at Design Daily we're getting pretty psyched about delving into the creative wisdom of the speakers at upcoming art, design and creative technologies mega event We Can Create. But if you ... More …


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Architecture

A building design of palatable taste

Here’s a building design likely to grab its fair share of attention from curious passers-by. Probably because it's made largely form wooden pallets. More …





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Architecture

First Light house gets hammered (under auction)

The First Light house may be firmly en-route to the US, but the fate of the house upon its return from the US had always been a little unclear. Until now. In their latest blog the First Light team explains ... More …


Innovation of the day: The Most Useless Machine Ever

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The Most Useless Machine Ever is a small wooden box with a switch. When the switch is flipped, turning the machine on, the box opens and a small arm reaches out to turn the switch off, before retracting back into ... More …


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Brand/Logo

GrabOne toasts its first birthday by drinking design

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If you want to sway the discerning public’s attention to your product, there’s nothing quite like involving them in the development of the product, risky as it may be. And, in a bid to celebrate its first year ... More …



Street artist swaps pop for cop

Police quake heroes have been honoured with street art in Christchurch, in a bold move that aims to promote work in the police force to the younger crowd. More …


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Brand/Logo

Radio rebrand waves continue

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In a move that draws parallels with the Radio Network’s recent Classic Hits’ station brand shift, MediaWorks’ More FM has also been busy on the refresh front, unveiling a new look that features a spotted logo and the positioning ... More …


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Christchurch

Christchurch suburban rebuild seeks public feedback

As efforts to create a rebuilding plan for Christchurch continue, Lyttelton and Sydenham residents, building and business owners will next week have their chance to offer feedback on the Christchurch City Council Suburban Centres Programme draft Master Plan framework they ... More …


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Interior Design

French indulgence

It's Bastille Day, and much like everyone uses Saint Patrick’s Day as an excuse to finish work early and start drinking, Bastille Day gives you the excuse to indulge in copious amounts of wine, cheese, croissants and even ... More …


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We Can Create

We Can Create shakin’ it up

The world of creativity is all about shaking things up and upcoming art, design and creative technologies event We Can Create is no exception. And among the shakings is an amended and expanded line-up. More …