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  1. The Soft Spot
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    The Soft Spot

    As designers embrace the idea of directing their skills toward doing good in the world, a collective of students and alumni from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco have launched an...

    written by: Sarah Rich
    03.03.09

  2. Platform 21's Repair Manifesto
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    Platform 21's Repair Manifesto

    Designers talk a lot about extending product lifecycles, but most often in terms of creating new objects with exceptional longevity. Extending the lifecycle of existing objects is a different...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    03.03.09

  3. Pleats-Pleats Sofa
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    Pleats-Pleats Sofa

    In accordance with the old saying, March has come in like a lion from coast to coast. If we're lucky, by the end of the month, we'll be ready for lawn chairs and lemonade (or at least some spring...

    written by: Laure Joliet
    03.03.09

  4. Lounge Chair

    Lounge Chair

    Lie back, relax, and tell us about your mother. Innovative bent-wood, L-leg construction ensures this lounge chair’s longevity, so generations to come can reflect on the simplicity of good design.

  5. Level Bookcase

    Level Bookcase

    Primary colors and black lines put Piet Mondrian into history and onto the grid. Arik Levy’s Level bookcase gives green a go and yellow the boot, though it still evokes the Dutch de Stijlist’s...

  6. Flow Pitchers

    Flow Pitchers

    If leaning forward is a nonverbal way of expressing desire and intent, then these ceramic pitchers from EQ3 want nothing more than to pour, pour, pour. Forget the ebb, these funky flagons were de...

  7. Transport Lamp

    Transport Lamp

    Developed by the Crafts Council and retailer Twentytwentyone, Ten’s collection posits that sustainable design can be positive and beautiful through a series of charming small-scale household...

  8. Slat Shelves

    Slat Shelves

    Painstakingly constructed from a single piece of FSC-certified pine, these angled shelves aim to minimize waste (which, incidentally, maximizes the use of small nails) during the construction...

  9. Hepburn Sofa

    Hepburn Sofa

    We’re guessing this new modular sofa is named after an actress and not the town in Saskatchewan. Our assertion is further verified by the elegant and unusual X-patterned seams that crisscross the...

  10. Now Isn't That Lovely

    Now Isn't That Lovely

    Form usually follows function, and in the case of Johnson’s designs, the function is “humor, escapism, and even disgust.” When so much of design has devolved into a one-liner, we ...

  11. Wired Lamp

    Wired Lamp

    More an outline of a lamp than a lamp, the clean and green lines of this table light caught our fancy among the clutter at Tent London—the Brick Lane venue for all things up-and-coming.

  12. PH50 Lamp

    PH50 Lamp

    Break out the bubbly, it’s time for a toast. Here’s to the golden anniversary of Louis Poulsen’s colorful classic PH5—recently reissued as PH50—and cheers to a very bright future indeed.

  13. Strauss Chair

    Strauss Chair

    Sibling rivalry is rough. What to do when you’re related to the Gebrüder Thonet Vienna Café chair (No. 18), one of the most recognizable seats of the last 178 years? Straighten up and stand tall,...

  14. Slide Sofa

    Slide Sofa

    A superior sofa must be versatile, accommodating any number of potential scenarios; who knows what will play out on a spread of comfy cushions? Anna Hart’s settee sets a stylish scene with...

  15. Victoria Butler Coatrack

    Victoria Butler Coatrack

    The deceptive disarray of this shiny rack is anything but random. Careful composition of 19 lacquered dowels provides multiple pegs for the clothes you cast off as you stroll through the apartment...

  16. The Drop Speakers

    The Drop Speakers

    Greetings, earthlings! Take us to your iPod. Blast off with bumping beats from these Scandyna space oddities with sound as clear as a radio transmission from ground control to Major Tom.

  17. Forest Glasses

    Forest Glasses

    When you’re too thirsty to see the forest for the trees, this collection of evergreen glasses should help keep you suitably quenched. Pick your poison, choose your chalice, and sip ...

  18. Saeco Coffee Charisma

    Saeco Coffee Charisma

    Super-automatic machine made of ABS plastic. Takes whole beans and ground coffee.

    $775.00

  19. Writer-Gardener Debra Prinzing in SF March 5
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    Writer-Gardener Debra Prinzing in SF March 5

    While British author Virginia Woolf heralded the benefits of “a room of one’s own,” writer, master gardener, and outdoor shed-enthusiast Debra Prinzing rallies for an entire...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    03.02.09

  20. Shady Lace Parasol

    Shady Lace Parasol

    When the sunlight shines on this parasol, you'll feel like you're sitting under a real tree.

    $390.00

  21. Brompton Folding S-type

    Brompton Folding S-type

    This unisex bicycle comes in 16 colors, and features a folding mechanism that allows for a compact and lightweight configuration.

    $1149.00

  22. Veracruz Sisal

    Veracruz Sisal

    Considering sisal’s antistatic, sound-absorbing qualities and the fact that you can just as easily mount it on walls as floors, it could be perfect for your music studio, or any high-traffic area...

    $26.00

  23. Symbol Coatrack

    Symbol Coatrack

    In the summer, when coats are buried deep in closets and hooks are merely an unpleasant reminder of cold times ahead, the Symbol coatrack functions as a decor-ative piece. Simply flip the hooks...

  24. Sak's Pet Basket

    Sak's Pet Basket

    Here’s one for the non-sporting group. This may be the first blobject dog bed to hit the market—fashion triumphs over function! Plastic is an inedible and bold material choice, and while it seems a...

    $250.00

  25. Panton Chair

    Panton Chair

    Originally designed by Verner Panton in 1960, this polypropylene piece was updated by Vitra in 1999. The Panton chair is available in the Dwell Store here: http://store.dwell.com/panton-chair.html

    $225.00

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