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the dinder family’s georgian home.

April 4th, 2011 · 3 Comments

T-Magazine‘s Spring Design Issue just hit newsstands this weekend, and my jaw dropped when I saw the Studio Job Bavaria cabinet in a spread about a family home in the Georgia countryside. I saw the cabinet at last year’s Moss party during ICFF and was obsessed with it then but wondered how it would work in [...]

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Tags: architecture · art · design · interiors

why so quiet?

March 7th, 2011 · 3 Comments

Because the first two months of 2011 have been crazy! I got a new job(!), and Ryan and I moved to New York City! In less than a month, we packed up our entire apartment, scooped up the dog, and drove all of our belongings to our new home in New York — it was [...]

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dwell + arkitip = awesome limited edition prints.

November 18th, 2010 · No Comments

Todd St. John To celebrate its 10th Anniversary Dwell magazine has paired with Arkitip to release illustrated prints by 10 different artists of 10 houses featured in past issues. The prints are limited in quantity and priced at $125 each. Click through to see more of my favorites.

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Tags: architecture · art · artists · design

the nowness takes us inside jeffrey deitch’s LA home.

October 27th, 2010 · No Comments

I nearly squealed with delight when I saw the subject line “MOCA’s Jeffrey Deitch at home in Hollywood on NOWNESS.com” pop up in my inbox. I have secretly been hoping that someone would give us a peek into the home of LA’s most exciting new transplant and the new director of LA MOCA. Deitch has [...]

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Tags: architecture · art · artists · design · film · street culture · trends

high design: sparc marijuana dispensary.

October 1st, 2010 · 1 Comment

  Photo taken from The New York Times. Excuse the title’s pun, it happened totally by accident, but then I liked it, so it stayed. Moving on. The San Francisco Patient and Resource Center could very well be the tipping point for the future of marijuana dispensaries. And that’s exactly what founder Erich Pearson wants. Pearson [...]

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Tags: architecture · design · interiors · trends

your first look inside {trephin} salon.

October 1st, 2010 · 2 Comments

   I love it when readers ask us for advice! Like a few days ago, when a young woman wrote us asking for suggestions on cool boutiques, neighborhoods, etc., to check out in Boston. She recently relocated to Boston from London (poor thing) to attend grad school and came across our site and thought we could point in her in the right direction. Most important on her list? A [...]

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Tags: architecture · Boston · design · interiors · modern objects

michelberger hotel: berlin, germany.

September 17th, 2010 · No Comments

I have finally realized that no matter the circumstance, within a few months of living anywhere, I am soon itching with cabin fever and anxiously mapping out each and every step of my fantasy travels across the world.  Upon my latest mental adventure, the Michelberger Hotel in Berlin, Germany popped up on my radar and has [...]

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Tags: architecture · art · design · interiors · modern objects · travel · Uncategorized

blob VB3.

September 6th, 2010 · No Comments

Hatched from the minds of Belgian architectural firm, dmVA, this egg-shaped abode gives a new name to mobile homes worldwide.  The easily transportable unit is made mostly of polyester and comes equipt with a bathroom, kitchen, bed, and multiple nooks and crannies  for endless storage space.  While the blob may not appear to be the [...]

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Tags: architecture · art · design · interiors · modern objects · Uncategorized

post-WWII industrial design catalogs from itis edition.

August 25th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Lovers of vintage books, prints, and posters; purveyors of bygone eras; and collectors of rarities will drop to their knees over Itis Edition. The Taiwan-based shop sells gently aged post-WWII industrial design books, catalogs, magazines, card sets, and manuals that also happen to be graphic design eye candy.  These are my favorites . . .    Above: The 35th Annual of [...]

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Tags: architecture · art · design · out-of-print · paper goods · trends

gary hustwit’s new film: urbanized.

August 17th, 2010 · No Comments

He’s examined iconic typography and visual culture in Helvetica and provided the world an intimate look into the design of very basic things in Objectified. But everyone wants to know, what will Gary Hustwit document next? Fortunately, it looks like we won’t have to wait too long to find out. It was announced today that Hustwit is [...]

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