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Daily Archives: March 25, 2009

New from OFFI

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
New from OFFI

OFFI has some fun new chairs and lamps to brighten things up! The classic Perch Lounge is now available in Ebony or Ivory Leather. Hand-blown glass lamps like the Cupstack Lamp, Zig Zag Lamp, and the Flare Tower Lamp make for fun lighting with a modern twist. The Cachet Swivel — Continue reading

Silicone in Second Generation Meets a Well Designed Life.

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
Silicone in Second Generation Meets a Well Designed Life.

In a 2004 trend report for a client I identified silicone as one of the most important materials of the future.  Able to withstand temperatures of 600 degrees farenheit, Silicone can be used to bake in, lift hot food or pans from the oven, and just in general protect one from — Continue reading

Modern Design Idea…Black on Black

Categories: Fashion + Trends
Modern Design Idea…Black on Black

I recently had the pleasure of checking out environment, a modern + sustainable furniture store on Beverly Blvd. The store design, itself, had some neat features including a black on black wall that truly creates a visual impact. The black “backdrop” allowed the colorful books to pop on the shelf. — Continue reading

lance likes street art.

Categories: News + Events + Contests
lance likes street art.

I don't follow cycling and to be honest I don't know much about Lance Armstrong. But this past Winter (I can finally say past because it's Spring!) when I attended the press opening for the Shepard Fairey exhibit at the ICA Boston, something caught my eye. There in a book — Continue reading