Sunday Reading | Highlights from IDS

Guest post by Renee Elliott

 The National Design Collective.

I eagerly headed to The Interior Design Show (IDS) yesterday ready to scout out new talent and discover unique designs. As anticipated, it was sensory overload with a ton of inspiration.

My absolute favourite part of IDS has always been the Studio North exhibit which features 60 Canadian and international designers showcasing one of a kind pieces and custom collections. And this year did not disappoint. Designs with interesting shapes, vivid colours that used a unique combination of materials really caught my eye.

IDS14 Concrete and mahogany faceted clocks with neon acrylic detailing by The National Design Collective.

ids-benchThe "Ubagaan" part toboggan and part bench designed by The National Design Collective.


Nautical lucite swag lamp by Nikkuu Designs.

IDS-plantersFaceted wooden plant and candle holders by Nikkuu  Designs.

ids-mortar-and-pestleWood and resin mortar and pestles made with the ancient technique of lathe turning by Tahir
Mahmood.

ids-lightSculptural lighting designed by Phillip Toesev as part of his Endangered Species collection. The bulbs can be re-arranged to alter the look and shape of the
fixture.

Jardin De Ville


Tiles from Ceragres.



An incredible lighting installation - 'Continuous Monument' by msds-studio.  Lighting | Foscarini Diesel.

Caesarstone collaborated with artists from Raw-Edges Design Studio showcasing their work in a conceptual kitchen. Lots of great colour and textures.

Gorgeous gold tile in IKEA's booth.

All photos Renee Elliott
Website: www.recreativeworks.com
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