Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

5:30 pm

Gucci Archive Exhibition in Kyoto


Running from June 25 to July 13, 2011 at the Golden Pavilion in Kyoto, an exhibition of archival Gucci bags celebrates cross cultural exchange and the importance of traditional craftsmanship. This unique exhibition also celebrates 90 years of Gucci, the…

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Tuesday, March 29th, 2011

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

1:15 pm

Arrows by Fredericks and Mae


Every urban woodsman needs some arrows. The look is no longer complete with just a beard, Filson coat, and some Redwings. Weapons are needed. (Just Kidding). While weapons certainly aren’t needed, Fredericks and Mae‘s decorative arrows – made with wood,…

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Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

7:34 pm

Riveted Tables by Adam Steiner


Adam Steiner‘s tables cut a masculine stance. Born in New York, and now working in Paris, Adam Steiner studied as a sculptor before gravitating to the stark beauty of 19th-century industrial metalwork. His interest in the aesthetic is apparent in…

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Monday, November 22nd, 2010

6:54 pm

Wagner Custom Skis and Snowboards

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Ski season is around the corner. Lust for the mountains breeds desire for new sticks. Placerville, Colorado’s Wagner Custom Skis and Snowboards handcrafts their wares in small lots. Terrain, location, style… all these are taken into account as the team…

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Monday, July 26th, 2010

7:44 pm

Corwin Butterworth Custom Furniture

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Based in Wakefield, Rhode Island, Corwin Butterworth began his career in the arts with paint before gravitating towards wood in 1998. A two-week continuing education course at RISD provided quick springboard into the medium, the short stint enough to find…

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Monday, June 14th, 2010

7:46 pm

The Brick Plan Collection

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Preserving Taiwanese craft might be the underlying theme of new design brand Yii, but the Brick Plan Collection also fits beautifully in the current trend for industrial aesthetic. Designed by Rock Wang and produced by Pei-Ze Chen, the collection includes…

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Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Monday, January 25th, 2010

3:47 pm

Thomas Kemper Soda

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For the past 20 years, the brewers at Portland, Oregon’s Thomas Kemper Soda Company has made Root Beer the old fashioned. In 2008, Kemper Soda Company changed recipes to include cane sugar. This move eliminated high fructose corn syrup, making…

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