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Daily Archives: March 26, 2013

Sitting Pretty

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Sitting Pretty

Among the more glamorous names showing their latest creations at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile, or Milan Furniture Fair, in early April is Zaha Hadid, who, if her recent output is any indication, must have Herculean stamina. Barely done with her gargantuan Galaxy Soho complex in Beijing, Hadid will be presenting — Continue reading

Cable News

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Cable News

Who would have thought that a bare light bulb and an extra long electrical cord could work this memorably together? Not us. The German industrial designers Yvonne Fehling and Jennie Peiz founded the brand Kraud in 2006, and the Super-Light Classic pendant light is one of their more famous creations. Hand — Continue reading

Hooking Up

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Hooking Up

German designer Thomas Schmitz has clearly been paying close attention to the interior idiosyncrasies of industrial lofts. He’s created a space-specific coat hook for urban dwellers—namely for those living in lofts that come with exposed pipes. The excellently-named Cliffhanger is a compact device that can be tucked between—and protrudes out from—two parallel — Continue reading

Letter Perfect

Categories: Art + Graphics
Letter Perfect

“We like to use the word handcrafted to describe our approach, which may seem odd in the digital world, but we think it speaks toward our commitment to bringing an artisan’s touch to everything we do.” No arguing with Woodhouse, a small Michigan graphic design studio, whose commitment to balancing cutting-edge — Continue reading