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Daily Archives: December 16, 2013

Handsome Stocking Stuffer: Shinola Ruler

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Handsome Stocking Stuffer: Shinola Ruler

If you’re looking for a stocking stuffer for the discerning, impossible-to-wow creative, you could do worse than this deliciously stylish, basic black ruler from Shinola, the Detroit-based watch and leather goods company we’ve featured before (see here and here). Made from a chunky slab of digitally printed acrylic, this ruler’s — Continue reading

Illuminating Bubble Chandelier by Souda

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, Sustainability
Illuminating Bubble Chandelier by Souda

Useful objects made from recycled plastic bottles aren’t necessarily novel, but beautiful objects that nakedly expose those raw materials are. The Brooklyn design studio Souda (a Japanese word that Souda claims translates into “oh, yeah!”) has designed and fashioned a sparkling chandelier made entirely of post-consumer PET bottles without bothering — Continue reading

A Gio Ponti Tribute at Modus Miami

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, News + Events + Contests
A Gio Ponti Tribute at Modus Miami

The great Italian architect and industrial designer Gio Ponti was feted in Miami last week with an exhibition in the newly designed furniture showroom¬†Modus Miami. Timed to coincide with the city’s annual Art Basel and Design Miami events, Gio Ponti Inspires, which included a window art installation based on Ponti’s — Continue reading