GiftBox Bows Shiny and Larger than Life

Shiny GiftBox Bows

These Shiny Gift Box Ribbons are so much larger than life! ‘Happy Happy’ lamps designed by Stephen Johnson and cute bags from Maison Margiela. Auch Haben!

(images via stephenjohnsondesign.commaisonmargiela.com / farfetch.com

Stephen Johnson designed a mega large (ø70cm), exact copy of a shiny giftbox bow to make us happy! His ‘Happy Happy’ bows, dating from 2010,  have been relaunched in 2017 featuring a lighting unit, made in mirror polished aluminum in four colours. The Happy lights are made to order.

And, what a fun coincidence (is it?): Maison Margiela has bags in the same shape, The MM6 ‘Mirror gift bow shoulder bag’ is also taller than the real shiny paper shiny bows, but way smaller than Stephen Johnson’s lamps. If you want to buy the bag go to farfetch for the lilac one, silver is still on stock at margiela.com. Continue reading

Post-World War II Sunray Therapy

Post-World War II Sunray Therapy

“Post-World War II, until the Sixties, ‘sunray therapy’ — the therapeutic use of ultra-violet lamps — was widely championed across the UK as an antidote for everything from throat infections to acne.” (via dailymail.co.uk)

We think these images of the sunray therapy rooms are simply stunning! Just sharing. Have a nice day! xoxo Mimi Berlin

Staying healthy with ultra-violet lamps (and goggles)

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2635599/For-years-doctors-prescribed-sore-throats-childhood-acne-How-sunray-therapy-ultra-violet-lamps-generation-risk-cancer.html#ixzz4fZ5PpTKH
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Banana Lamps by Studio Job

Banana Lamps by Studio Job

It’s Banana Time!Banana Lamps by Studio JobBanana Show; Solo-exhibition ‘drawings and objects’/Book presentation Desegnaĵoj/Launch of Dutch designers Studio Job edition of the Range Rover Evoque/Friday 7 August/17 September 2015 at Samuel Vanhoegaerden Gallery in Knokke Belgium

 

Furniture design by Willy Dario

Furniture design by Willy Dario

Willy Daro is a Belgian designer. No more info to be found on the web about him, except for his work: Made in the seventies of the previous century, on sale at various auctions, vintage and design web-shops. Guess we’ll head on to the library to find more info in some books……
PS
Auch Haben!

Danke Schön, Beja von Bis! (images via 1stdibs / liveauctioneers )

Fuorisalone 2014: Ventura Lambrate

Fuorisalone 2014: Ventura Lambrate. Since 2009 Ventura Lambrate has been curating exhibition areas dedicated to present international designers, design studios, design labels and brands, design institutions and galleries in the post-industrial borough “Lambrate” in Milan. Below Mimi Berlin’s favorites at the Lambrate district during Milan Design Week 2014.

http://www.timvancromvoirt.comhttp://jolanvanderwiel.com / http://www.madebyrens.nl / http://www.hayonstudio.com / http://www.sigridcalon.nl / http://www.kosmosproject.com / http://www.bysannejansen.com / http://www.lucasenlucas.com / http://thinkk-studio.com / http://www.arnoutmeijer.nl / http://transnatural.org / http://www.bernotat.eu / supermodels/concern / http://www.venturaprojects.com / DANTE-Goods And Bads / Workmates at Lambrate

Fuorisalone Milano 2014: Spazio Rossanna Orlandi

Fuorisalone Milano 2014: No text just pictures made at Spazio Rossanna Orlandi, April 2014

SEE MORE ON MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2014 HERE ON MIMI BERLIN’S BLOG