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Beller

Beller

Magnificent Cloche desk lamp and Drifted Chairs from Norwegian Lars Beller Fjetland, founder of Beller.   Fjetland grew up on the west coast of Norway, where he has nurtured a lifelong fascination for the marriage of function with the finest of nature’s materials in furniture, interiors and lighting.
Inoda + Sveje

Inoda + Sveje

Wonderful sculpted chairs from Inoda + Sveje a collaboration between Danish and Japanese aesthetics. We consider simplicity a very high value, we believe a design have to make one clear statement (and usually only one), the design principles serves as the foundation for evaluating the designs, during the design process all criteria will be evaluated according...
Fort Standard

Fort Standard

New York based Fort Standard is a contemporary industrial design studio founded by Ian Collings and Gregory Buntain. Aside from a wonderful selection of well crafted home goods, they provide branding and custom furniture for shops. Fort Standard creates more than just great furniture, they design an experience that elevates the brand’s image through spatial design....
Ana Kraš

Ana Kraš

Came across Ana Kraš some years ago on Apartamento and found some of her illustrations, candid portraits, and some handmade products including her signature color thread bonbon lamps available per request on her site. Also recently found an interview of the artist by Avant Garde.
Devil Amongst The Tailors

Devil Amongst The Tailors

A collaborative project from Aberrant Architecture and Benchmark from last year exploring and redesigning the pub table called Devil Amongst the Tailors made from ashwood, walnut and cherry wood.
123 Light

123 Light

A simple fluorescent desk lamp composed of two metal bent legs and an oak case that can also be hand held. Product design by Federico Floriani based in Italy. 123 is a desk light which uses led technology and structure abstraction to explore new aesthetics and leave behind the classic bulb lamps shape.
Objets Mécaniques

Objets Mécaniques

Montreal based shop Objets Mécaniques produce handmade everyday items made from local and reclaimed materials.
Ceramic Fan Heater

Ceramic Fan Heater

A new model of fan heaters by Naoto Fukasawa for Plus Minus Zero based in Japan. These heaters are made of ceramic and comes in colors, they’re also compact for your desk to keep your toes warm this winter.
Regular Coffee

Regular Coffee

Rowster Coffee is launching their new artisanal brew to us regular folks in an awesome brown tube called Regular Coffee, designed by Neil Hubert. The coffee is only available through a monthly subscription, learn more from their Kickstarter page. Image source: The Dieline
Leis

Leis

Leis‘ wooden kitchen utensils were inspired from traditional Slovenian technique called ‘suha roba’ and each piece hand-crafted with the refined contemporary aesthetic.
Rhythm

Rhythm

Simple yet effective contemporary pieces by Rhythm Design Studies.
The Natural Speaker

The Natural Speaker

A rather beautiful design of acoustic speaker unlike its hi-fi contemporaries that is predominantly made of plastic or high polished steel.  The design is simplified in two mediums: a stack of wood twigs and perforated porcelain ceramic bound in brown leather strap.  Each speaker is handcrafted by Joon & Jung, an industrial design studio based...
Kaspar Hamacher

Kaspar Hamacher

Belgian artist and craftsman Kaspar Hamacher produced these simplified stools called Ausgebrannt meaning “burned out” in german. The stools were carved from dead trees and stripped of its bark then burnt the inner part of the furniture, leaving a black matte charcoal contrast to the smooth surface of the stool.  Hamacher has other collections available...
Ostrich Pillow

Ostrich Pillow

How many of us out there especially graphic designers work tirelessly over the computer screen for well almost the whole day, and feeling somewhat drained by noon?  Or when you find the need to block light and noise from your travels.  Well Kawamura-Ganjavian, an architecture and design studio in London, just launched their product Ostrich Pillow...
Little Printer

Little Printer

  Berg Cloud‘s Little Printer is now available for Pre-order.
Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

  Partly Cloudy an app by Raureif from Berlin, Germany.
Solid Titanium Pen

Solid Titanium Pen

 Solid Titanium Pen by Chadwick Parker and Joe Huang.
Mentsen

Mentsen

  London based design studio Mentsen made this simplified display shelf made of white oak maple.
Rechner Calculator

Rechner Calculator

  An app called Rechner Calculator that utilizes gestures for the mobile.
Hard Graft

Hard Graft

I haven’t had the chance to put up some posts on products lately, but after seeing a post from Graphic-Exchange and some glossy goodies from Hard Graft, along with a few new items, I thought I’d post it here.  They pride their brand of its high quality and well designed hand-made wool felt and leather goods....