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Daily Archives: January 19, 2010

Going for Baroque

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Going for Baroque

Although my devoted Modernist predecessors might not agree, I happen to believe that the combination of old and new can often result in outstanding design. Case in point, these Neolion chandeliers by Czech designers Boadesign Studio. In development since 2006, the collection merges the grand forms of chandeliers of old — Continue reading

Yellow Submarine. Sort of.

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Yellow Submarine.  Sort of.

Project: Architecture Office Location: Wooded environs of Madrid, Spain. Architects:  Selgas Cano Description:  The self-designed office of Selgas Cano sits submerged into the forest floor like a submarine.  The project slyly erases the barrier between inside and outside by using a combination of strategies:  a super thin membrane, large expanses — Continue reading

Tea-Shirts

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Tea-Shirts

Soon Mo Kang's Hanger Tea is a creative new approach to packaging and using tea bags. The tea bags are in the shape of a t-shirt with built-in hangers that come packaged in a mini tea closet. The hangers function as a hook for used tea bags to be put — Continue reading

Desks

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Desks

This week I have two multifunctional desks to share with you.  One is a table that belongs in the fast lane of technology – MILK by Søren Rose – their website even says "we like to work, so we made a desk that likes to work too". If work is — Continue reading