By now we've all been told of the negative impacts of sedentary office jobs. Some have gone so far as to call sitting the new smoking. Ergonomics experts recommend standing for 15 minutes every hour to help improve health and furniture maker Humanscale has developed a new app in tandem with the technology company Tome to quantify the benefits.
Spanish brand Ondarreta demonstrates its commitment to simple, elegant carpentry with its newest line of chairs, stools, and tables. Founded in 1977, the brand manufacturers all of its products in Basque Country.
Homegrown vintage modern classics from the likes of Herman Miller, George Nelson, and Knoll are up for sale in Wright's American Design auction starting February 12. See the pieces in action, as spotted in the Dwell archive.
2131 is a collection of walnut furnishings and accessories that are designed and handcrafted in Los Angeles. The American company is focused on simple forms and highlighting the natural variations in wood grains to create enduring pieces. Each piece in the collection is crafted from sustainably sourced lumber that is hand-oiled to maintain the natural luster of the wood.