Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

4:30 pm

Rolled Steel Poised Table by Paul Cocksedge


British industrial designer Paul Cocksedge makes this table out of 1,000 pounds of rolled steel. Using physics and careful mathematical calculations, Cocksedge creates a perfectly balanced table that can hold a person standing at the very edge without tipping over. The…

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Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

6:00 am

Contemporary Furniture From Brooklyn Based Token


A joint project between Will Kavesh and Emrys Berkower, we passed by Token some time back. Now to get a better look at the Brooklyn makers latest designs. “Contemporary handcrafted furniture and lighting objects embodying the evolving intentions of American modernism”…

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Monday, September 16th, 2013

12:00 pm

Grill Table by Zeren Saglamer

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Furniture and product designer Zeren Saglamer designs Grill, a half solid surface and half cage-like table. A thin black iron frame cleanly cuts the square shape, whose solid surface comes in a range of options like Carrara marble, teak and walnut. The “grill” side is not…

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Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

9:00 am

Nonla Aluminium Hanging Lamps by Paul Crofts Studio

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London based designer Paul Crofts is the man behind this beautiful lighting set. If you’ve ever had a crêpe at La Petite Bretagne in West London, you may have already admired these hanging lamps. Turns out they were so popular with the…

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Friday, August 23rd, 2013

2:00 pm

Selectism Q&A: Robert Feinstein, Founder of SOAPBOX


SOAPBOX, the New Jersey-based furniture brand founded by RISD alumnus Robert Feinstein, is committed to simplicity and quality. The brand’s assortment of can-be-anything box furniture doesn’t require any tools to assemble, only metal connectors that simply clip onto the corners of…

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