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Daily Archives: April 5, 2013

A Cut Above

Categories: Art + Graphics
A Cut Above

  In an increasingly digitized world, collage may be the artistic medium most at risk. The components of collage—typically cut or torn printed matter—lend themselves to digital replication in ways that thick applications of oil paint or delicate washes of watercolor simply can’t. And, thanks to cheaper and more sophisticated — Continue reading

Case Study

Categories: Local + Travel
Case Study

J. Crew has labeled this color sour lemon, an unfortunate moniker for such a happy-hued piece of luggage with which we’d gladly encircle the globe—but for its forbidding price tag ($1,750). In their defense, there’s its pedigree: individually handcrafted by the venerable (founded in 1897, thank you) British luggage brand, — Continue reading

Apartment Living

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Apartment Living

The concept of turning a retail space into something approximating a real house is not particularly new—furniture retailers have been wisely staging their inventory for years—but the art form has been elevated to dazzling new heights by the Danish duo of Tina Seidenfaden Busck and Pernille Hornhaver. Interior stylists, in — Continue reading

Best Buy

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Best Buy

We have to hand it to Best Made Co. for consistently creating implements we never knew we needed or wanted—but which we somehow find ourselves lusting after. Like this portable Pocket File, for instance, which has a double sided diamond mesh surface for sharpening (presumably) knives on the go. But — Continue reading