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  1. Delta Series

    Delta Series

    $1840.00

  2. War Craft Coffee Table

    War Craft Coffee Table

    When painted large on the exterior of a warship, the black-and-white stripes on this low table “dazzle” and confuse the eye of the enemy. Uhuru used teak from the deck of an authentic...

  3. Reflection

    Reflection

    The original Mirror Puzzle was a not-so-standard jigsaw—Wong substituted reflective pieces for standard printed cardboard. Ascalon’s black-and-brass stained glass evolves the thoughtful...

  4. Secondhand Romance

    Secondhand Romance

    An iconic vice gets a delicate glass display. Bracher’s cigarette holder allows voyeurs to watch as smoke rises and ash descends.

  5. Convex Concave

    Convex Concave

    Wong once decked out a Parisian shop window with clever diamond-inspired designs. Burks opted for fragmented reflections from this faceted steel objet.

  6. Call Me or Copy Me

    Call Me or Copy Me

    Wong’s business card was a stencil, which he passed along with a brief but evocative disclaimer: “Call me or copy me.” Thorpe transformed the plastic piece into gold.

  7. The Times of New York Candle

    The Times of New York Candle

    Realizing one of Wong’s final concepts, Lepage’s contribution converts the tactile nature of print into an altogether different sense. This scented candle was designed to capture the...

  8. Die

    Die

    Tobias Wong once traded a cigarette for a die from a stranger on the street. McSwain honored his friend with a portrait composed of 13,138 plastic dice—one for every day of Wong’s life.

  9. Déchirer Tile

    Déchirer Tile

     A muted color scheme lets the vaguely pixelated pattern of Patricia Urquiola’s large-form ceramic slabs shine­—–figuratively. The bas-relief appears to be pliable, but...

  10. Prototype Lamp

    Prototype Lamp

    Matt Gagnon spent five days as window dressing during Design Week. The designer stood in the front display at the Future Perfect shop in NoHo, treating passersby to a live demonstration as he...

  11. Trash Me Lamp

    Trash Me Lamp

     This rough-hewn lamp may look like a brutalist’s best friend, but it’s really more like an eco-lover’s dream. The blocky fixture is constructed from simple paper pulp,...

  12. Foil Curtain

    Foil Curtain

    This clever textile eliminates the need to fumble with curtain cords. Embedded magnets allow the drapes to be easily arranged—–and secured—–with a scrunch.  

  13. Quake Mug

    Quake Mug

    To create these collapsed cups, Nordenskiöld shook a tray of still-wet hand-thrown ceramic mugs. He then made molds of the originals to mass-produce them.  

    $48.00

  14. Åre Blanket

    Åre Blanket

    The subtle geometric forms on these Norwegian wool blankets emerge during production, when the tightly woven lines resist tufting and remain taut and ever-so-slightly debossed.

  15. General's Test Scoring Pencil

    General's Test Scoring Pencil

    It takes 27 mechanized steps to crank out a General’s Test Scoring pencil. One of them is laying the hot graphite into the California incense cedar shafts; another is applying the five layers...

    $19.00

  16. Dylan Crib by Ducduc

    Dylan Crib by Ducduc

    Produced not far outside New York City, Ducduc’s Dylan crib is just the flexible nest for your budding modernist. The crib converts to a toddler bed and then a daybed as your child grows,...

    $1995.00

  17. Lehman's Leather Fly Swatter

    Lehman's Leather Fly Swatter

    Imagine a fly swatter from the 19th century, and you’ll likely picture this Amish-made bug smasher from the Ohio-based “old-fashioned, non-electric merchandise” emporium Lehman...

    $4.95

  18. Swell Seating Collection

    Swell Seating Collection

    Not only made in America, the Swell Seating Collection and its pieces are nearly all made in Pennsylvania. The specialized sewing necessary to produce the slings that make up the seats is done at...

  19. Kingstown Barstools

    Kingstown Barstools

    Each Kingstown barstool is made from sustainably harvested hardwood sourced from forests in the Midwest and on the East Coast. The stool’s production marries traditional handcrafting...

    $530.00

  20. Bluestain Flooring

    Bluestain Flooring

    The mountain pine beetle has ravaged broad swaths of our northern forests, killing millions of western pines nationwide. The wood of the trees they effect, however, takes on a handsome bluish cast,...

  21. Bamboo Tray

    Bamboo Tray

    Though Domestic Aesthetic is based in Brooklyn, its undulating Bamboo tray is handcrafted in Detroit. Its makers had previously worked supplying metal parts to the auto industry but have branched...

    $50.00

  22. Chester Wallace Bag

    Chester Wallace Bag

    Made to fit your standard six-pack, designer Patrick Long’s handsome canvas sack has its priorities straight. Long and his “nuts-and-bolts studio run by multitaskers” in Portland,...

  23. Branching Bubbles

    Branching Bubbles

    Like organic Capsela constructions hovering over the dining table, Lindsey Adelman’s Branching Bubbles chandeliers have a Brooklyn-born brand of industrial expressionism. The one-off quality...

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