Mad About…10 Design Objects for the Garden

July 17, 2013

From Mad About…Outdoor Living Rooms. Photo via Lonny.

My friend, journalist Kate Watson-Smyth, launched Mad About the House about 18 months ago. An interiors and design writer for The Financial Times, Kate runs a series on her blog called 365 Read More...

The Cleanest and Greenest Work Desk Grows Fresh Air

June 21, 2013


Inside a massive building on the outskirts of one of the world’s most polluted cities, the air is clean — all thanks to three plants and one man.


Kamal Meattle is an Indian researcher whose lung capacity became severely … Read More...

Sleek Outdoor Bench Inspired by Airplane

May 3, 2013


Having wowed us at the Stockholm Furniture Fair and later in Milan, Italian designer Luca Nichetto is back with another new piece of innovative outdoor furniture.


Reminiscent of the long wings of a plane, Nichetto’s inspiration for his Earhart Bench … Read More...

New York Botanical Garden Sculpture and Antiques Fair

April 27, 2013

French Country Living Antiques had some charming displays.

At Thursday night’s New York Botanical Garden Sculpture and Antiques Fair Preview Party and Collectors’ Plant Sale sponsored by 1st Dibs, Martha Stewart and a large representation of socialites brushed shoulders with


Stylish Duo is Planter and Stool and Storage

April 26, 2013


Fill it for storage, use as a planter, or flip it over as seating. However or wherever you use it, Duo will add a punch of color to any indoor or outdoor room.


Made of a rotational molded polyethylene/thermoplastic polymer …

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