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Royal System shelving by Poul Cadovius: pioneering furniture design

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Lack of storage is always an issue. And when you live in a small house or flat your options are limited. But why waste your precious floor space with heavy, chunky furniture?

Danish designer Poul Cadovius came up with a brilliant solution: wall-mounted shelving units. Something that had never been done before.

Let’s talk about the exquisite Royal System shelving. The innovative concept that started a furniture revolution and left a legacy that lasts today.

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Gaudí’s Casa Vicens: complete architecture and interior guide

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Casa Vicens: Barcelona’s new landmark. And it’s set to become the next must-visit attraction for architecture and interior lovers. Something you don’t want to miss.

A 130-year-old house designed by Antoni Gaudí is now open to the public after a major restoration. Everything you need to know is here.

Discover what makes Casa Vicens unique. Let’s explore the history, the architecture and the interior of Gaudí’s first residential project.

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The Cestita lamp: pure design to brighten dark spaces

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Never underestimate the influence of a small lamp. Sometimes, that’s all you need to transform a space in seconds — and with no mess.

The secret to successful lighting design is to follow a straightforward formula. Timeless essential aesthetic + Functional features for everyday life.

The Cestita lamp designed by Miguel Milá follows this principle. A true Spanish mid-century modern classic you can own today. Let’s discover what makes it special.

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