Colour’s revival

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Colour’s revival

 

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Swatch Shunbukin I $85 from 
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href="https://www.swatch.com/en/watches/gg215-shunbukin/" target="_blank"><u>swatch.com</u></a>

Swatch Shunbukin I $85 from swatch.com

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Air Jordan 45 High 3D puzzle by Yoni Alter I $348 from 
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href="http://shop.yoniishappy.com/product/air-jordan-45-high-3d-puzzle" target="_blank"><u>shop.yoniishappy.com</u></a>

Air Jordan 45 High 3D puzzle by Yoni Alter I $348 from shop.yoniishappy.com

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Aria rug by Camille Walala I $1,425 from 
<a 
href="http://www.floorstory.co.uk/designers/camille-walala/aria-by-camille-walala" target="_blank"><u>floorstory.co.uk</u></a>

Aria rug by Camille Walala I $1,425 from floorstory.co.uk

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Cushion by Camille Walala I $62 from 
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href="http://camillewalala.com/" target="_blank"><u>camillewalala.com</u></a>

Cushion by Camille Walala I $62 from camillewalala.com

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1991 BMW art car by Esther Mahlangu | <a 
href="http://www.artcar.bmwgroup.com/en/art-car/text/Esther-Mahlangu-BMW-525i-1991-1375.html" target="_blank"><u>artcar.bmwgroup</u></a>

1991 BMW art car by Esther Mahlangu | artcar.bmwgroup

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Muller Van SeverenWire S # Daybed  I Commissioned for project 
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href="http://www.mullervanseveren.be/" target="_blank"><u>mullervanseveren.be</u></a>

Muller Van SeverenWire S # Daybed I Commissioned for project mullervanseveren.be

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Loewe Marquetry in Leather concept project I from
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href="http://www.loewe.com/eu_en/loewe-projects/marquetry-in-leather.html" target="_blank"><u>loewe.com</u></a>

Loewe Marquetry in Leather concept project I from loewe.com

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Handmade El-Aich planters I $27 from 
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href="http://www.el-aich-designs.com/" target="_blank"><u>el-aich-designs.com</u></a>

Handmade El-Aich planters I $27 from el-aich-designs.com

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Gan-Rugs Mix&Match Big Square Tray by Flavia del Pra I $POA from 
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href="http://www.matisse.co.nz/products/Accessories/Home/mix-match" target="_blank"><u>matisse.co.nz</u></a>

Gan-Rugs Mix&Match Big Square Tray by Flavia del Pra I $POA from matisse.co.nz

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This edit is not quite ’80s. It is not entirely Memphis-inspired and definitely not for the faint-hearted. It is, however, loud, youthful and proudly eclectic.

 


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