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Knockout Cabinet, by MARIO SABLJAK DESIGN

Vancouver-based furniture-maker Mario Sabljak derives the aesthetic for his elegant-but-edgy custom creations from contemporary music and high-fashion runway shows.

There are elements of punk rock with a twist of Alexander McQueen (Sabljak was particularly inspired by the designer's posthumous retrospective, Savage Beauty, at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art).

Everything is rebellious and amped up – but highly stylish. A minimal, softly glowing floor lamp covered in spiky metal studs, for example, or tables that blend seemingly incongruous materials such as wood and Plexiglas.

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His Knockout cabinet looks as though it could have been pulled from Grace Jones's dressing room. It has lipstick-red doors and knuckle-duster pulls. Like the singer/model/Bond Girl herself, it's a little bit sinister, a little bit sexy and impossible to turn away from.

Price upon request. Through mariosabljak.com.

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