When do you find the time to exercise? In the basement while waiting for the washing machine cycle to finish or with your kids in the living room? We all want to work out but can’t always find a way to make it work. IKEA and adidas visit women’s homes to explore the connection between living spaces and sport to help create healthy habits.
The Sonos vision is a straight forward one – fill every home with music and make listening out loud a valued, and shared, experience again. Since its start in 2002 the audio company has worked relentlessly to achieve just that, bringing the rest of us a great-sounding, easy-to-use wireless home sound system that makes our everyday lives a bit better.
About 15 percent of the world’s population live with some form of disability. Together with leading experts in the field, IKEA is expanding its OMTÄNKSAM range with the aim of providing better products for them – and ultimately everyone. In mid-October IKEA gathered experts from UNYQ, Two Blind Brothers and Open Style Lab to an inspirational three-day event with lectures and talks in New York.
How can we improve accessibility in the home? Could customized solutions be mass-produced and still fit anyone’s unique needs? Together with UNYQ, a world leader in the fields of 3D printing and photometry, IKEA will explore new ways to develop better functionality at home at an upcoming event in New York this week.
An embroidery became a hefty ceramic cup and saucer with extra space for a cookie. A painted sun shines over a cityscape printed on a textile. The expectations were high when, for the first time, 26 members of the design collective Textilgruppen and Papperian gathered to see how IKEA used their art work for products in the coming summer collection.