Type and press Enter.

good design grows global

travel always affords you the greatest opportunities for design discovery, and my eagerly anticipated trip to helsinki's design forum shop last last week certainly didn't disappoint! run by the finnish society of crafts and design, established in 1875, design forum finland is the second-oldest design-industry organisation in the world, and is dedicated to supporting affluence and competitiveness in the economy and ...
View Post good design grows global

a perfect bathroom, revisited

remember my post on cp hart's perfect bathroom challenge a few weeks ago? well, following that post i was invited along to their flagship showroom in waterloo with the 5 other bloggers participating in the challenge, to get some feedback on our designs and  explore their cavernous showroom. to refresh your memories, cp hart have invited a number of their favourite interior ...
View Post a perfect bathroom, revisited

pencil shavings

i am 100% in love with these ultra-bright super-fun iphone designs from pencil shavings studio on etsy, which are very jonathan adler/kate spade-esque, don't you agree? from zingy afghan chevron to bright cabana & sherbet pastel neopolitan stripe, i'm having a hard time choosing my favourite design though - which one is catching your eye?
View Post pencil shavings

a modern take on aurora

i'm still in norway, so thought i'd share one of my very favourite design pieces from the past few years; the sunday wall light from norwegian 'mood makers' northern lighting. the lamp was originally designed by frost produkt and martina carpelan for style bible design interiør, who asked them to create a lamp within the timeframe of a week. the resulting wall ...
View Post a modern take on aurora

storyful objects

i'm headed to norway today to visit one of the largest furniture manufacturers in the nordic region (more on that to follow), so i thought it would be lovely to share some quirky modern norwegian design on the blog to get myself in the mood. funkle's motto is to create "storyful objects" that reveal a narrative in a playful way, ...
View Post storyful objects