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Daily Archives: April 29, 2013

Bench Mark

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Bench Mark

Just try forgetting Molletta once you’ve laid eyes on it! Taking a cue from Pop Art’s fascination with outsized utilitarian objects (they’re looking at you, Claes Oldenburg), architects Paolo and Michela Baldessari designed this uncannily accurate clothespin-shaped bench last year for Italian brand Riva 1920, and my, what a statement this piece would make in any environment, — Continue reading

Last 2 Days to Save on Artemide!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Last 2 Days to Save on Artemide!

Still lusting after that perfect Artemide modern lighting fixture? Still having trouble making up your mind about a pendant lamp, wall sconce, or floor lamp? Well, you’ve got less than 48 hours to decide, and to shop at existing prices. On May 1, a price increase on all Artemide products — Continue reading

Walking Proud

Categories: Fashion + Trends
Walking Proud

“Most canes today are clinical and generic items of utility that do little to inspire the self-confidence of those who use them. We realised there was a need for a more personable cane, so we decided to design one.” Top & Derby, a Winnipeg-based studio run by product designers Matthew — Continue reading

A Fresh Coat for the Eames Hang-It-All

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
A Fresh Coat for the Eames Hang-It-All

No 100th birthday should go unobserved, least of all that of an iconoclastic designer. In celebration of what would have been Ray Eames’ 100th birthday this past December, Vitra has released a new edition of the famous Eames Hang-It-All coat rack in a trio of fresh colors. Ray, according to — Continue reading