SKAT by Franke | Steinert DesignStudio

Object: SKAT Designer: Franke | Steinert DesignStudio URL: http://www.frankenstein-berlin.de Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: Prototype Lust Factor: Warm Description:OK, this product has been around for a while, but it’s new to me. Here’s the deal: I’m obsessed with foldable furniture. My wife and I live in very small confines, and I’ve always wanted to have […]

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 […]

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, […]

Design Mart: Carbon Copies by Nadine Jarvis

Object: Carbon Copies Designer: Nadine Jarvis URL: http://www.nadinejarvis.co.uk/ Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $1,000 – 2,500 Lust Factor: Hot Description: To Celebrate the London Design Museum’s exhibition, Design Mart, I am including several of their up-and-coming designers they have showcased. For more information about the exhibition, go to www.designmuseum.org The product design, Carbon Copies, is […]

Design Mart: Either Oar dining table by &made

Object: Either Oar dining table Designer: &made URL: http://www.and-made.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $2500-5000 Lust Factor: Warm Description: To Celebrate the London Design Museum’s exhibition, Design Mart, I am including several of their up-and-coming designers they have showcased. For more information about the exhibition, go to www.designmuseum.org &made’s design dining table design, Either Oar, […]

Design Mart: Baleen by Viable

Object: Baleen Designer: Viable URL: http://www.viablelondon.com Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $2500-5000 Lust Factor: Hot Description: To Celebrate the London Design Museum’s exhibition, Design Mart, I am including several of their up-and-coming designers they have showcased. For more information about the exhibition, go to www.designmuseum.org Viable is a fascintaing collective of designers based in London […]

Chair by Tendo Ply

Object: Chair Manufacturer: Tendo Ply URL: http://tendo-ply.jp/ Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $4,800 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. Need a solid chair for your living room? I’ve got it! You will need […]

Bag-Kaku by Monacca

Object: Bag-Kaku Manufacturer: Monacca URL: http://www.monacca.com Category: Fashion Price: $298 Lust Factor: Tepid 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. I’m goign to try to put more things in the Tepid category because, who knows, some people […]

Yugen Table by Itoki

Object: Yugen Dining Table Manufacturer: Itoki URL: http://www.itoki.jp Category: Furniture and Housewares Price: $4000 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 Yugen table by Itoki is maybe the most agile dining table I’ve […]

Droog Designer: Bootleg Objects

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: Bootleg […]