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Two Seats Are Better Than One
Designer Thom Fougere plays with scale and typology to create playful furniture.
Art on the Cheap: 5 Places for Posters
Much like the realms of interior design and architecture, the art world can be an intimidating place. Weighing the cost…
Take a Seat Initiative
The guerilla approach has been a popular one for Sandanistas and spray paint-wielding marketing artists alike. But…
The Nonprofit That's Using Seat Belts and Super Bowl Banners to Fix Up Indianapolis
People for Urban Progress upcycles cast-off urban hardware back into the community.
Molded Poly Seats Made from Paper
Most modern furniture aficionados are loyal to the classic molded shell chairs, cast in brightly colored plastic and…
Lund & Paarmann's Hot Seats
The Danish architecture and design firm Lund & Paarmann have some striking new seating debuting in just a few days at…
Editor's Picks: 10 Cheap but Cool Finds Under $50
Our guide to great deals on stocking stuffers, holiday party handouts, and small gifts is here. Find more affordable…
Celebrity matchmaker Patti Stanger reviews 5 love seats
No piece of furniture has more aptly paved the way to connubial bliss than the love seat. And though they’re positively…
London Design Festival: Straw Bale Seat
The Greenhaus is a design collective of British designers whose work revolves around concepts of sustainability. Their…
Discuss: If You Were a Chair, What Chair Would It Be?
Put yourself in (the mindset of) the hot seat.
The Real Cost of Rip-Offs
Knockoff furnishings may be cheap, but for the design industry, they come with a heavy price.
The Everyday Carry of a Musician and Podcast Host: Hrishikesh Hirway
“I've found it's more useful to have a piece of cheap equipment that you know well, than a more expensive version that…
This Panama City Restaurant Goes Green
You don’t always need a seat outside to feel like you’re dining al fresco.
4 Home Security Systems to Try Now
Cheap microprocessors, easy communications, and ubiquitous smartphones make the “home of the future” a reality today.
Bernhardt Design Ace Stool
Comprised of slender steel legs with a polypropylene seat, the Ace Stool nevertheless looks like a single, fluid form.…
The Suburbs Strike Back
Swedish prefab specialists Smedshammar + Holmberg are on a mission to rescue their compatriots from boring suburbs—and…
Stua Globus Chair
The Globus Chair, introduced in 1994, has been featured in public and commercial spaces the world over, from the…
Hope for the Jet Set
I'm about to hop on a transatlantic flight and am not looking forward to 12 hours in the same tiny seat.
Sacco, 40th Anniversary
A chair by any other name is still a chair but what about a chair with no legs, no arms, and no permanent seat or…
An Updated Design Hostel for the Belgian Socialists of Yesteryear
An old Art Deco building in Ghent, Belgium—and former headquarters for a Socialist newspaper—sees new life as a…
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