Designed by Michael Arras, these beautiful one-of-a-kind cocktail/coffee tables are joined together small pieces of high-grade birch plywood into one whole table. Each segment is connected to the others with strong mortise-and-tenon joints—the table top looks fragile but it’s solid. A multitude of color stains are available. Find it on Etsy for $699.00
The Standard hotel just launched their collaboration with artist KAWS for limited edition filament light bulbs. Along with the light bulbs, 2 different types of KAWS pillows in multiple colors and KAWS companion key chains will be exclusively available for sale at New York shop. A Sorayama/KAWS metal sculpture is also on display now at the shop, which [...]
The Bouroullec Brothers are known for their designs for the likes of Vitra, Magis and Cappellini, however there’s not a new chair or lighting design in sight at their latest show in Bordeaux at Arc en Rêve Architecture Centre. Instead, the exhibition space’s walls are given up to some 800 documents, photographs, sketches and mock-up outlines taken from the Ronan [...]
Erica Anenberg Kiss & Tell necklace mimics a small book with a word on every page. Such a charming and preciously cute design. It is sterling silver plated with Swarovski Crystals. Available here.
In this fascinating and humorous TED Talks video designer Thomas Thwaites finds out the hard way that it takes an entire civilization to build a toaster, by attempting to build one from scratch: mining ore for steel, deriving plastic from oil and so on. Thomas Thwaites thoughtful projects look deeply at the science behind technology, [...]
Watch this mesmerizing video of fractal landscapes in ‘Surface Detail’ by subBlue.
We all know the millions of bottles of water we consume and leave behind does absolutely nothing for the environment. Nothing good that is. Plastic containers take anywhere from 50-80 years to break down and decompose. Paper cartons only take 5 years to break down. Enter…Boxed Water. About Boxed Water: About 76% of the Boxed [...]