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Daily Archives: June 11, 2013

Cabinet Maker

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Cabinet Maker

There are cabinets, and then there’s this cabinet, designed by Michael Chen of the Manhattan architectural firm Normal Projects. Fitting a bedroom, study and storage in a single cabinet is no easy feat, let alone a good-looking one, but Chen and partner Karl Anderson managed to do just that for the — Continue reading

Trash Talk

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Trash Talk

Having already made headlines with a limited edition Damien Hirst trash can last year, Danish pedal bin manufacturer Vipp is at it again, albeit with a less glamorous name. New York-based artist Darcel (the alter ego of the Australian graphic artist Craig Redman), is now the beneficiary of his own — Continue reading

Father Time

Categories: Fashion + Trends
Father Time

Nothing says summer quite like yellow, and if the search for a Father’s Day present is causing its usual conundrum, Achille Castiglioni’s Record watch should provide some clarity. Originally, designed for Alessi in 2000, Record always was a bold graphic statement, with its oversized face and easy-to-read numbers. The new Record — Continue reading

Pencil Point

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Pencil Point

If a pencil figures prominently in your daily creative routine—and you’ve a particular affinity for witty self-parody—you’ll want to consider buying Sharpener Jar, a mason jar-cum pencil sharpener that “allows the modern creative to quantify their creative output.” Craighton Berman Studios’ tongue-in-cheek homage to creative types who slog through a day with nothing — Continue reading