The Light at the End of the Table

April 1, 2010







Designed by Paola Navone for Italian manufacturer EMU, this luminescent pouf, part of the Ivy line, is constructed of ironed metal sheet metal and fitted with a photovoltaic device which enables it to collect and store solar energy. At … Read More…

I’ll Have that Chair with a Twist

January 25, 2010


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Based on continuous concentric circles representative of infinity, Russian designer Jan Schreiner has unveiled a visually compelling set of stools called the Twist. I’d love to group them as the colors work so well together.


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Hard Core Design

January 15, 2010


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I had a chance at the Heller showroom last night to test out their latest product, the ergoErgo, an all-in-one intelligently designed stool intended to combine the health benefits achieved from sitting on an exercise ball with the comfort Read More…

Life’s a Bench: Reflections on Our Surroundings

January 12, 2010


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The Banc Image Miroir, or Mirror Bench, is like a chameleon, blending into it’s reflected surroundings, changing as the world passes by.


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The sleek bench, whose seat and back are constructed of highly polished stainless steel, is the creation of … Read More…

Going Undercover: A Tune and a View

May 7, 2009


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We wear sunglasses to protect our eyes but we still want to see.  These new outdoor umbrellas by design team Bert&Dennis, offer protection and cover from the sun while allowing an unobstructed view of the infinite sky above.  Or … Read More…

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