Karim Rashid Designs An Origami Kitchen | Interiors

Karim Rashid designed a new unusual kitchen island concept inspired by the oriental art of folding paper. The shape is sculptural and looks like its just there for display. But since it is made entirely of DuPont Corian, it is functional as well. It manufactured by the Egyptian producer Amr Helmy. Its base can expand …

Komb House Cairo by Karim Rashid| Concept Design

Karim Rashid, one of the most prolific designers of his generation, having worked in over 35 countries, with over 3,000 designs in production and over 300 awards under his belt has designed the ‘Ideal Home’ named KOMB HOUSE. KOMB HOUSE by Karim Rashid is a smart and environmentally sustainable home concept and based on the …

Karim Rashid For Gorenje Appliances

Held in London on 5th October 2010, the Design Awards celebrate those products that best represent excellence and real innovation in design. The independent panel of judges was impressed by Gorenje designed by Karim Rashid Collection which comprises of a range of ovens, hoods and hobs that feature Karim’s signature curves and bold colors. This …

Kids World| Spaces and Tips

I am often approached regarding design ideas for kids rooms. In this post I will put some tips along with photos that portray different styles and solutions. Photo above from: Ghislaine Viñas Tips: 1- Use calm colors in general, if you would like bright colors use them in small quantities, such as accessories and rugs, …

Awaken your Outdoor Spaces: Vondom

So the summer season is over, but outdoor season for many countries has just begun or about to. In Kuwait we are still in the 32-42 degrees Celsius range, but hopefully soon it will cool down. In the light of that I will put up a few posts focusing on outdoor furniture to help give …

Lighting Statements: Impressive Chandeliers

  How are designers inspired?  No one knows what exactly, anything could inspire us, but what really helps is the client’s attitude and extent of flexibility. In “flexibility” I mean how much he is willing to allow the designer to create in addition to the budget limit he/she sets for the project. This Chandelier called …