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  1. Vitra
    Design 101

    Vitra

    The conventional version of the
open-plan office is now regarded as a failure.

    written by: Jürgen Dürrbaum
    01.28.09

  2. Design at Work
    Design 101

    Design at Work

    With wi-fi and a laptop, the world is your office. No matter where you tackle your to-do list, good desk accessories are essential. The cubicle may soon be passé, but a perfect pen is perennially...

    written by: Sarah Rich
    photos by: Peter Belanger
    01.28.09

  3. Garden-in-a-Bag

    Garden-in-a-Bag

    The earth-friendly Potting Shed Creations produces leak-free paper bags full of soil; space-challenged gardeners simply have to add the enclosed packet of seeds and keep everything watered...

    $7.50

  4. Streamgarden

    Streamgarden

    Used by NASA and greenhouse gardeners for years, hydroponics offer a growing technique that substitutes water and a nutrient solution for soil. Streamgarden provides the technology; all you have to...

    $146.94

  5. Self-Watering Pots

    Self-Watering Pots

    If you want a row of pots on the windowsill but are afraid to plant because of a busy schedule and a tendency to forget the required watering, these pots are the perfect solution. Tiny nylon...

    $34.50

  6. The 12 Cent Calendar
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    The 12 Cent Calendar

    Looking for a cheap calendar that will never run out of pages? Think you're clever enough to think like a computer? Then this is for you. All you need are 12 pennies, a piece of cardboard, and an X...

    written by: Laure Joliet
    01.28.09

  7. Eco-Friendly Carpeting
    Product Reviews

    Eco-Friendly Carpeting

    Dear Dwell: I'm not into the hard modernism of concrete floors: I miss the cushy carpet of my youth. Are there eco-friendly options for wall-to-wall? —Craig Dewey, Lancaster, Pennsylvania

    photos by: Peter Belanger
    01.28.09

  8. Shun Classic 6-inch Chef’s Knife

    Shun Classic 6-inch Chef’s Knife

    High carbon stainless steel blade

    $110.95

  9. Natural Fiber Floor Covering

    Natural Fiber Floor Covering

    In colonial times, these kinds of carpets were used as padding beneath finer imports from the Orient, until some iconoclast realized they were tread-worthy in their own right. Fibreworks’s range of...

    $26.50

  10. Bio-Floor Collection

    Bio-Floor Collection

    If you’re sensitive to chemicals (or just got really paranoid after seeing Julianne Moore in 1995’s Safe), you can sleep like a little lamb on top of this all-raw material, 100 percent...

    $40.00

  11. Metropolitan Collection

    Metropolitan Collection

    Fans of fisherman’s sweaters can kick off their L.L. Bean moccasins and enjoy the warmth of Metropolitan Collection’s heavy piles and bright colors. Check their website for the latest styles, but...

    $47.00

  12. Spartina

    Spartina

    Build It Green, a local design resource, led us to these carpets at Hendricksen, an eco-flooring emporium.

    $45.75

  13. FLOR System

    FLOR System

    In the film The Corporation, Ray Anderson, InterfaceFlor CEO, says “We’ll spend the rest of our days harvesting yester-year’s carpets and recycling them…with zero scrap...

    $3.34

  14. Butcher Josh Epple Reviews 7 Chef's Knives
    Product Reviews

    Butcher Josh Epple Reviews 7 Chef's Knives

    With our airwaves packed with celebrity chefs, Americans are proving to have a solid appetite for what Julia Child would call cuisine—at least on television.

    written by: Christopher Bright
    photos by: Peter Belanger
    01.28.09

  15. Quickie Super Bulldozer 2-in-1 Pushbroom

    Quickie Super Bulldozer 2-in-1 Pushbroom

    It’s easy to assume that all brooms are essentially the same—handle, brush, what else is there? The Bulldozer’s versatility disproves this common perception. The soft outer fibers and stiff inner...

    $19.97

  16. FURemover Broom

    FURemover Broom

    If this looks like late-night television infomercial fodder, there’s a good reason—it is. But all snobbery aside, the FURemover’s rubber bristles serve an essential purpose (especially for pet...

    $14.99

  17. Mago Broom

    Mago Broom

    Brooms have changed little from their straw and felled-branch predecessors. Magis’s twist on the old standard comes by way of a colorful, all-purpose indoor broom that’s good for everyday spills...

    $56.00

  18. The Thousand Watch Project
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    The Thousand Watch Project

    Due to the advent of the cell phone, wristwatches are dying a slow death, surmises Keith Moskow, principle of Moskow Linn Architects in Boston, Massachusetts. But rather than see people’s old...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    01.28.09

  19. Plate Table

    Plate Table

    Available in medium-density fiberboard or marble.

    $1285.00

  20. Singing Birds

    $18.00

  21. Big Shrimpy Nest Bed

    Big Shrimpy Nest Bed

    This dog bed, covered in polyester fleece or faux suede, has a removable center pillow and features an inner bolster and a cushion filled with recycled fibers.

    $100.00

  22. Fatboy Doggy Boy Bed

    Fatboy Doggy Boy Bed

    These beanbag–like beds are so comfortable, you may even be tempted to lounge a bit yourself. The simple bone graphic adds a savvy industrial element, and there’s myriad color options. The downside...

    $99.00

  23. Crypton Dog Bed

    Crypton Dog Bed

    Crypton is a bulletproof, nontoxic, and stain-resistant fabric that comes in an overwhelming variety of patterns and solids. Think of it as a stylish Scotchgard without the chemicals. The cover is...

    $120.00

  24. Valle Bed

    Valle Bed

    Made of a single piece of foam, this Italian-made dog bed is covered in machine washable cotton canvas.

    $169.00

  25. Burlap Mattress Cover

    Burlap Mattress Cover

    This bed is characterized by quality materials and a refined stick logo detailing in the center. It’s a discerning option for those picky pointers, understated yet stylish, and the durable cover is...

    $60.00

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