Monday, March 31st, 2014

6:00 pm

Drawstring Kuu Lamp by Design Stories and One Nordic


Once again, more incredible design work coming out of Sweden: Swedish studio Design Stories partner with One Nordic Furniture Company to make the “Kuu Lamp.” The hanging light fixture is covered by a sinched drawstring fabric shade that creates a unique and organic…

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Sunday, March 30th, 2014

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

4:00 pm

Paul Smith for Carl Hansen & Søn Shell Chair


The iconic Shell Chair by Hans J. Wegner for Carl Hansen & Søn has been around for 50 years now. To celebrate, the innovative furniture maker teams up with Paul Smith and many other designers for The Shell Chair Project. Smith…

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Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

1:00 pm

V Side Table Speaker by Oliver Staiano


England-based Oliver Staiano designs V Speaker, a minimalistic and stealthy piece of audio gear that doubles as a side table. The speaker is covered in gray wool felt that contrasts nicely with the ash timber legs, and may first be…

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Friday, March 21st, 2014

3:30 pm

Marc Newson Aikuchi Sword for WOW in an Edition of 10


Japan’s WOW studio tapped industrial designer Marc Newson and a handful of craftsmen from the town of Tohoku to produce a decorative aikuchi sword in an edition of 10. Each sword is one-of-a-kind and touched by blade smiths, woodworkers and others using…

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Thursday, March 20th, 2014

3:07 pm

Take-Off Lights by Fifti Fifti


Berlin’s Fifti Fifti design Take-Off Lights, metal lamps with paper shades whose patterns can change to anything at will. The sheets of paper have laser-cut dotted lines that can easily create holes on the sheets when pushed through. Make zig-zags,…

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12:00 pm

Selectism Visits | Workaday Handmade


The wonders of mass production and digital consumption have led to a yearning for something more special. Unique. One-of-a-kind. And this goes for most things we consume today — clothing, furniture, food, and even media. Things like price and convenience…

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