wish list - Pantone Tangerine Tango
Written by Oryx
This year’s Pantone colour of the year, Tangerine Tango Pantone 17-1463, has inspired a burst of citrus orange shades.
Balloon Bench, by H220430
Appearing to be floating in mid-air, the bench is suspended from four anchors in the ceiling, concealed by the balloon shapes, creating the illusion of the bench being lifted by balloons.
Box Loungerby Loook Industries
The Box Lounger is a cosy box with soft sound-absorbing material on the inside giving secluded cover from surrounding noise and movement: a place to make a phone call, work on your laptop, or just relax.
Flama Lampby Martí Guixé
Build a lamp according to your light requirements. Made of several pieces that can be easily put together in different ways, the idea is that depending on the position, order, and sequence of parts, you can build an entirely different type of lighting.
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Sized for the city, the 2012 Scion iQ is the ultimate urban subcompact. The world’s smallest 4-seater is just under 10ft long with a turning circle of 12.9ft, ideal for tight parking spaces, and doing away with three-point turns. Get it in the hottest colour: hot lava.
Flip Chair, by Daisuke Motogi
A versatile seat that can be transformed by flipping it over to uncover a new form and function. This high-backed chair when flipped the other way, becomes a low seat. In other models a stool becomes a deep seat; and a lounger converts to a rocking chair.
Carrot Top, by Andreu Carulla
From a series of fun spinning tops based on six kinds of fruits and vegetables, handmade from wood and lacquered in bright colours, get your hands on this bright spinning carrot top.
Butterfly Orange rugby Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby
This rug is entirely handmade, from the spinning of the wool to the weaving on the loom. It has been crafted by weavers in the Kathmandu area, whose skills have been passed down through many generations, using wool from Tibetan sheep for its durability, rich texture, and subtle colour variation. US$1,040/m2
Husk Outdoor Chair by Patricia Urquiola
Outdoor furniture made of recycled and recyclable materials and featuring a hard shell with a set of soft cushions. The cushions come in two versions, with larger sizes on the seat or on the backrest, and are covered by a fabric with water-passing padding.