Try Mindful for Chrome
Every once in a while you come across a tool that entirely changes your worklow for the better.
The Opinionated Leica Q
When many people hear the word "opinionated" they often think of something (or someone) that is negative or critical...
A Schoolhouse Electric Christmas
There is nothing quite like soaking in the warmth of vintage, nostalgic Christmas cheer.
2016 Minimalist Holiday Gift Guide
As a designer, I sit in a near-constant stream of beautifully designed products.
Rootedness
We are all rooted in something...
Magma Books Bring Creative Thinking to Life
Look inside some brilliant sketchbooks from Magma that carve out a creative niche for themselves.
Make Your Mark with the AJOTO Pen
The AJOTO pen is a joy to hold and use—a perfectly balanced writing instrument to rule all others.
A Look Inside Squarespace NYC
Squarespace has a stunning, monochromatic office décor that coincides with their minimalist branding.
The Venerable Baron Fig
Baron Fig's expanding product line has made serious inroads at producing top-quality tools for the creative class in ways that...
Portland's Mazama Mugs
Portland-based Mazama creates handcrafted housings for your favorite beverages.
The Mighty Fjällräven Kånken
Fjällräven began making their iconic Kånken backpack for Swedish schoolchildren in 1978.
Bakken & Bæck's Oslo Offices
Bakken & Bæck is a digital studio that transforms big ideas into great products and ventures.
Sacred Space: an Exploration in Modern Bible Design
Gutenberg's Bible, and the movable type that he pioneered, paved the way for modern publishing.
A Look at the Burrow Sofa
With millennials showing increased spending on furniture, Burrow is readying a fresh approach.
Comp Brings Composition Notebooks into the 21st Century
Beautiful paper, a lay-flat binding, and fresh design details help bring this composition notebook Kickstarter into the 21st...
Alvar Aalto's Pacific Northwest Gem
Nestled quietly on a bluff amidst flat farmlands and late-1800s German heritage is the Mount Angel Abbey.
Craft & Vigor: Inside Design at Grovemade
In a small white unmarked building nestled quietly in Portland’s Central Eastside, a group of artisans hone their craft.
Finding Lagom
In early 2015, on a cold January day, my wife and I lost our third child.