SAILING

Most summers, I hope to spend some time sailing. If I’m not going to make it to the water, I can console myself with some nautical gear, such as bags made out  of sail cloths. Or, if you prefer, you can sail on land:

ANNOUNCING….

We’re pleased to introduce the Stal Dining Table and the New Hampshire Chair!

ALBERS

When these nesting tables appeared on Apartment Therapy’s site, a while back, we went into an Albers trance. It made me want to dust off my copy of Study for Homage to a Square. Do you think new color theorists will make it into the canon? Do they still exist?

DAYTRIP: AUSTRALIA

This day trip is figurative. I’ve been traveling (virtually) to Australia, peering into beautiful homes featured on Design Files, and thinking about what is quintessentially Australian about these homes. Though they differ from one another, they are decidedly not-America. Which do you like best? Leila Sanderson’s home: or: Mandy Munro of Tractor Home:

SENSE: SOUND

I laid eyes on this ceramic speaker, here, and discovered a whole exhibit of ceramic speakers. I missed the event, but take a minute to scroll through this list of designers. Joey Roth’s speaker is drool-worthy. Recently, I noticed some other beautiful speaker designs, at MOMA, like these speech bubble speakers: I’m also a fan […]