The Squat Table by Vessel

Object: The Squat Table Designer: Vessel URL: http://www.vessel.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $499 Lust Factor: Warm Description: Vessel makes a number of clever pieces that have storage in mind. The Squat Table, for instance, has a storage unit in the area that is often unused in a table just under the top. The table […]

The Earset 2 by Bang and Olufsen

Object: The Earset 2 Manufacturer: Bang and Olufsen URL: http://www.bang-olufsen.com Category: Consumer Technology Price: $200 Lust Factor: Warm Description: The new Bang and Olufsen Earset 2 is everything you would expect from BO. They build this device out of black plastic and brushed aluminum to create their signature styling. Of course, the striking visual design […]

Dutch Design Week 2006: The Cut Chair by BLOKmeubel

Object: Cut Chair Designer: BLOKmeubel URL: http://www.blokmeubel.nl/ Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $1,400 Lust Factor: Warm 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 […]

Dutch Design Week 2006: Sisyphe by Asylum Collection

Object: Sisyphe Designer: Asylum Collection URL: http://www.asylumcollection.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: email designers for prices 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 […]

Barneys Find: Lizzie’s Love by FettY

Object: Lizzie’s Love Manufacturer: FettY URL: http://www.barneys.com Category: Fashion Price: $685 Lust Factor: Hot Description: FettY is not affraid to be playful. The Lizzie’s Love necklace is a take on Lizzie Borden’s object of mass murder, the hatchet. FettY renders the hatchet in gold and diamonds, and adds a broken heart charm for kicks. I […]

Barneys Finds: The Rotolog Wristwatch by Nixon

Object: The Rotolog Manufacturer: Nixon URL: http://www.barneys.com Category: Personal Technology Price: $250 Lust Factor: Warm Description: I’m an architect, and architects are generally well behind the cusp of trends. That being said, I like the way stainless steel and walnut looks together. Yeah, so what if everyone from Wal-Mart to Pottery Barn has worn out […]

Barneys Find: The Coral Reef Serving Set by Michael Aram

Object: The Coral Reef Serving Set Manufacturer: Michael Aram URL: http://www.barneys.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $70 Lust Factor: Warm Description: I’m sure many people have noticed this trend twords natural objects. The Ilog, which is a wooden version of the Apple iPod is a great example. I don’t want to put this object in […]

The Slimmy Chair by Born Design

Object: The Slimmy Chair Manufacturer: Born Design URL: http://www.borndesign.net Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $? 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. This chair, designed by Frederic Debackere, is derived from the playful forms […]

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, […]

Droog Designer: Gobble Coathanger by Thomas Bernstrand

Object: Gobble Coat Hanger Manufacturer: Materia URL: http://www.materia.se/ Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $250 Lust Factor: Warm Description: It’s gorgeous black rubber construction allows for tons of coats to be jambed onto the rack in such a way that when full mimics a tree.