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XiAn Shadow Puppet Lamp

China is famous of its long history and culture. There are tons of story hidden behind each tiny parts of Chinese daily life. Pavilions was ordinary in Chinese ancient architecture, they are the symbol of refined elegant and beautiful old times. We can see that designers rebuilt pavilions, decompose it, reform it to construct the modern  products with identical elements.… Read more →

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Marry me

Circle is the most beautiful shape that nature gives us in 2 dimension also in 3 dimension, sphere must the perfect one. Thanks for the magic number π we have many functional tools such as wheels, rolls and so on and all of those tools played a important part in ancient civilizations, ancient Egypt and ancient China. Since Π is… Read more →

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Water gurgling

had watched a BBC document which is about the elephant. In our mind elephant is an amiable and adorable creature. Indeed, when I was a little girl, elephant is my favorite animal. The thing I love is their long-long nose. When I went to a circus the moment that water jetted out from elephant’s nose impressed me a lot, so… Read more →

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Bamboo Forrest Coat Hanger

I wanted to create a coat hanger than can express color and also provide a good place to throw your jacket and bags.  It also should fit in well with a Asian themed apartment.  So often I see coat hangers that do not match the interior decor in restaurants and it ruins the look of the whole place. I can… Read more →

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Elegant Wooden Stapler

I know I need things on my desk and I sometimes have no choice.  So I was thinking about how to replace my ugly black stapler with something that would blend in better with my room.  Here I have created a wooden box that could easily be mistaken for a jewelry or a cigar box. Since objects like this fall… Read more →

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A strange “S”

The office in a design company always attracts me because of their unique and special beauty. This table is quite big so that you can work at any side of it and spread all your staff on it. Also the little slope of the table gives this product vitality but don’t worried, the slope is so small that your staff… Read more →

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Chair

Regular and conflict some time are other kinds of harmonic. The seat of this chair is made of an entire piece of wood but the foot of this one is made of complex steel sticks. The candid on the top part comparing to the complicated on the bottom create a strange harmonic feeling in this product. Material: wood, steel   Read more →

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Cracking table

I want to give this table some Zen feeling and that is the crack came from. Most of time we want to obtain something perfect without any blemish and then we would say that is an ideal product. However is that true? From my opinion, the perfect thing does not exist in the world. How to be perfect? It needs… Read more →

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Falling down

Generally people would fix the flaws. For example when you saw a table clothes that almost fell of the table would you try to put it to the right position? In this design you will never be able to fix you falling down table clothes because it is a part of the table and they are united. The fake table… Read more →

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Lover’s Book Ends

I always loved the way book ends can accent a book shelf.  It can also say something about the reader of the books. I am combining the size and weight of stable bookends by using trees.  One half the tree will be climbed by the boy and the other half the girl.  When you are done reading your book list,… Read more →