Category: Design

A Brass Candelabra That Amplifies the Candle Light

Made from solid brass, the Zymbel candelabra features four concave discs that can be adjusted to form a dramatic way of both amplifying and reflecting light. The piece was designed by Samuel Wilkinson for Austrian...

Reference Bookends by Henry Julier

Reference is minimal bookend created by Brooklyn-based industrial designer Henry Julier. His work is guided by a strong belief in design as a problem-solving tool, as a way of recognizing and forming relationships between ideas...

Soufuu: A Meeting Spot for Rest and Disconnection

With everyone being plugged into their devices 24/7, it’s hard to remain connected to people in real life. Jordi Iranzo looked to ways to fix that by creating a playful meeting spot that gives...

The Acorn Collection By Vita Copenhagen

As VITA Copenhagen says, “see everything in a new light this year!” To help with that, they’ve launched their Acorn lighting collection, where serenity and elegance meets with hygge culture. The Acorn lighting collection...

O2 Bluetooth Earphone by Shane Li

Tangled cords are a daily earphone annoyance which makes Bluetooth models an appealing option. Shane Li has created a concept that not only keeps your cords neat, it has a built-in power bank that...

Jardisac: The Breathable Garden Pot

Terra cotta pots are the long used standard when it comes to growing plants but by the time you add the plants, they can be quite heavy. Plus, they can chip and break fairly...

8 Iconic Houses in Palm Springs, California

With its short distance from Los Angeles, Palm Springs is a popular locale for those looking to escape the urban sprawl for a little bit of laid back paradise. It’s also a major draw...

Listen: Episode 24 of Clever: Mimi Plange

In Episode 24 of Clever podcast, fashion designer Mimi Plange talks to Amy Devers and Jaime Derringer about being born in Ghana, growing up in California, and nurturing herself on a steady diet of...

A Look at Amuneal’s Brass-Focused Designs

We first spotted Amuneal at last year’s ICFF where they presented this stunning brass kitchen. Since then, we’ve been a bit infatuated with the Philadelphia-based custom fabrication and design company and wanted to see...

On Pins: Elliott Hundley’s Epic Collages

It’s difficult to look away from Elliott Hundley’s manically overwhelming collages, which extend so far off the canvas that they’re rightfully called “sculptures”. His newest work, on view right now at Andrea Rosen Gallery in...

Gloom & Mist Lighting from Emre Yunus Uzun

Gloom & Mist are a pair of lamps, in either a classic table or ceiling light version, with moody, blown-glass shades. Designed by Emre Yunus Uzun, the lamps’ glass shades feature a modern, geometric...

Grovemade Debuts Wood and Leather Watch Collection

Grovemade has long been known for their wooden tech accessories but over the years the brand has far surpassed that category to include all kinds of handcrafted goods and accessories. Now, the Portland, Oregon...

COOPER Watering Can by Stephen Roy

Combining rock maple and brass, Stephen Roy recently designed a watering can that’s far superior to the throwaway plastic variety. The COOPER Watering Can is more of a statement piece with the added functionality...

Bar Gantz Creates Furniture Through Steam Bending

If you haven’t heard of steam bending it’s a specific type of wood-working technique that softens wood so that you can easily mold it to the shape you desire. Designer Bar Gantz, who recently...

A Sculptural Seat Designed for Daydreaming

Being able to kick back and relax is a luxury for most and when you have a seat that lets you climb into all different angles and positions, even better. Tel Aviv and Milan...

ASH NYC Designs Rye Brook’s New Dig Inn Eatery

ASH NYC’s second collaboration with Dig Inn takes it to Rye Brook, NY where they were charged with designing a 4,200 square foot space that promotes the small-chain restaurant’s “Dig-isms,” values that promote well-being,...

Marble and Metal Shelves Inspired by Doodling

When you think of doodling, marble probably doesn’t come to mind. But that’s the material that Italian designer Roberto Giacomucci focused on in his latest collection inspired by that very loose and freeform style...

5 Online Custom Framing Services for the Art and Design Lover

You may have noticed numerous new online framing services have popped up in your social media feed lately promising many of the same bespoke framing services as traditional brick and mortar framers, but with quicker turnaround,...

Swedish Brand A2 Launches New Work for 2017

Sara Larsson is the designer behind the young Swedish brand A2 who just recently unveiled a brand new collection for 2017. The products serve practical purposes, like seating and storage, while at the same time...

Friday Five with Karl Champley

Australia native and NKBA K+B Insider Karl Champley is a Los Angeles-based master builder whose face you probably recognize if you’ve spent any time watching the DIY Network or HGTV. Specializing in commercial and...

10 Modern Products Made From Cork

It’s good enough to contain our wine and champagne thanks to it being durable and impenetrable, along with its cushion-like properties, so it makes sense that it’s growing in popularity as a go-to material....

La-La-Loving Prints From Society6

I hate to join the bandwagon but I’m currently obsessed with the movie La La Land. I went to the theater with major skepticism that any movie could be that good (and this was after it...

Point Lonsdale House by InForm

Located in Point Lonsdale, Victoria (Australia), this beach house was designed by InForm with a split level design. It has a minimalist exterior from the front with vertical wooden slats covering the simple box....