Dutch Design Week 2006: Woofer speakers by CULTIVATE

Object: Woofer speakers Designer: CULTIVATE URL: http://www.cultivate.nl Category: Consumer Technology Price: $750 Lust Factor: Hot Description: Last week was the Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven. I, unfortunately, am too poor to go to any international design events this winter, so I’ll feature a few of the designers that have been featured in the Dutch Design […]

Herb Mill by Kai House

Object: Herb Mill Manufacturer: Kai House URL: http://www.kaihouse.jp/ Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $50-100 Lust Factor: Warm Description: In honor of Design Boom’s awesome 100% Tokyo Design Week, I’m including a few intersting products that I’ve found from some of the exhibitors. The herb mill is one of those appliances that looks simple enough. However, […]

Scottish Designs: The Ethel Lampshade by One Foot Taller

Object: The Ethel Lampshade Manufacturer: One Foot Taller URL: http://www.onefoottaller.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $75 Lust Factor: Warm Description: One Foot Taller is a fantastic Scottish design firm with a sense of softness in their design. The Ethel Lampshade is a great bargain for the effect that it makes in a room. Sure, you […]

Lamp/Lamp by 100%

Object: Lamp/Lamp Manufacturer: 100per URL: http://www.100per.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $30 Lust Factor: Warm Description: In honor of Design Boom’s awesome 100% Tokyo Design Week, I’m including a few intersting products that I’ve found from some of the exhibitors. Lamp/Lamp is another very simple idea from 100 Per, but their execution is so sublime, […]

IQlight by Bald and Bange

Object: IQlight Manufacturer: Bald and Bang URL: http://www.bald-bang.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $500+ Lust Factor: Hot Description: In honor of Design Boom’s awesome 100% Tokyo Design Week, I’m including a few intersting products that I’ve found from some of the exhibitors. The IQlight is a sign of the times. Wait! It’s 33 years old […]

The City System Shelving by Marcel Wanders for moooi

Object: The City System Shelves Designer: Marcel Wanders for moooi URL: www.moooi.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $? Lust Factor: Warm Description: The design Marcel Wanders has done for moooi is exceptional in that the shelving system is extremly flexible and modular while still appearing simple. The modules when stacked together also mimic a city […]

Droog Designer: The Sponge Vase by Marcel Wanders

Object: The Sponge Vase Designer: Marcel Wanders URL: www.marcelwanders.nl Category: Tchotchke Price: $100 Lust Factor: Hot Description: Marcel Wanders is a multi-talented designer who makes products that range from small vases to buildings. The Sponge Vase is an excelent example of his wit and sculptural abilities.

Droog Designer: Labeled by Claudia Linders

Through January, the Museum of Arts and Design will be hosting an exhibit on the Netherlands’ Droog Design titled “Simply Droog”. Over the next couple of weeks, I’ll spotlight some of my favorite design objects from the Droog Designers. I also highly suggest browsing the comprehensive list of links located in the sitemap. Object: Labeled […]

The Tablett Chair by EOOS

Object: Tablett Chair Manufacturer: Keilhauer Designer: EOOS URL: http://www.keilhauer.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $1,000-2,000 Lust Factor: Warm Description: The thing that kills me about this piece of furniture is its gogeous floating chrome base. It also has a subtle shape that harkens back to Corbu or Saarinen, but holds its own. The integrated tablet […]

The Antler Chandelier by Jason Miller

Object: The Antler Chandelier Designer: Jason Miller URL: http://www.mattermatters.com Category: Housewares and Furniture Price: $5,750 Lust Factor: Hot Description: I wish I had reported this trend months ago, so I looked like a crackpot. Unfortunately, I’m like everyone else on the boat to say: “Antlers are in!”. That being said, some antlers are better than […]