Marble Mania

Marble moves away from aesthetic-only uses, and into functional ones

Implications - The luxe material marble was once solely relegated to decor and architectural accenting, but is now being used for more functional purposes. This shift caters to luxury minded consumers, who in this new form of purposing the stone can have their various needs met, without having to sacrifice style in the process.
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Black Marble Basketball Courts - Alexander Wang X Adidas Originals Created a Marble Basketball Court
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This Year and Hot 819 Clicks Pub: Feb 21, 18
Black Marble Basketball Courts
Alexander Wang X Adidas Originals Created a Marble Basketball Court
Alexander Wang’s recent Instagram post revealed an unconventional project—a black marble basketball court that was made in collaboration with Alexander Wang X adidas Originals. The... [More]
Marble-Detailed Geometric Mirrors - Armando Bruno Released a New Collection of Modern Mirrors
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This Year and Warm 778 Clicks Pub: Jan 30, 18
Marble-Detailed Geometric Mirrors
Armando Bruno Released a New Collection of Modern Mirrors
Italian designer Armando Bruno created a new line of geometric modern mirrors called ‘One to One.’ Each mirror features a digitally printed marbling detail, cutting the mirror in a unique,... [More]
Semi-Transparent Marble Lighting - Voie Light Series Merges Marble with Neon Rings
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This Year and Warm 986 Clicks Pub: Aug 23, 17
Semi-Transparent Marble Lighting
Voie Light Series Merges Marble with Neon Rings
The Voie light series by Bloc Studios merges the bold aesthetics of marble with whimsical and dreamy rings of neon light to produce a collection of light fixtures that examine the “... [More]
Designer Stone Device Chargers - The Mikol Marble Wireless Charging Pad is Stylistically Chic
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This Year and Warm 523 Clicks Pub: Feb 8, 18
Designer Stone Device Chargers
The Mikol Marble Wireless Charging Pad is Stylistically Chic
Wireless charging is slowly but surely becoming a very common part of the average consumer lifestyle, which is increasing the need for solutions like the Mikol Marble Wireless Charging Pad. Crafted... [More]
Marble-Induced Light Fixtures - Castor Designs Illuminating Fixtures that have No Metal Contact
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This Year and Average 186 Clicks Pub: Feb 20, 18
Marble-Induced Light Fixtures
Castor Designs Illuminating Fixtures that have No Metal Contact
Toronto-based design studio Castor designs a unique lighting system that induces an electric current through a marble slab. The 2,500 pound marble slab causes a glow from a tube that lies on top of... [More]
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