Moorish Mosaic Table

Remember the Lagarta Stool? This table is from the same designer, Ana Mestre, and utilizes the same natural agglomerate cork, except this time the cork is printed with an intricate Moorish pattern inspired from the historical tiles of the city Beja. 71"l x 31.5"w x 29.5"h To see more images, visit corquedesign.com. ...Read more

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Wine Decanters

Someone I know is in the market for a wine decanter, so what better way to help than show a smattering of easy-on-the-eye options? See below for images, prices, and links. Ravenscroft Crystal Ultra Magnum Wine Decanter, $65.24 11"h, 8.5"w, holds 87 oz. Sagaform Wine Carafe with oak stopper, $36.00 10" H; holds 67 oz. Metrokane Houdini Decanter with Wine Shower, $39.99 11"h, holds 48 ounces Spiegelau Siena Decanter, $70.95 7 x 7 x 11 inches, 33-3/4 -ounce capacity Spiegelau Riva ...Read more

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Woop Dee Doo Tea Towel by Tom Polo

For those days when you just don't give a (fill in the blank), this tea towel will echo your lackadaisical sentiments perfectly. Tom Polo is a visual artist whose recent work uses text and humor "to engage with a corrosive anxiety about the human condition." See Third Drawer Down for more info. 100% Linen Tea Towel Edition 1000 ...Read more

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Price: $40.00
Available from: Third Drawer Down

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Dania Folding Beach Chair

Warmer weather means park visits and beach trips, both of which are all the better with comfortable seating. If you're looking for something that'll last more than one or two seasons, set your eyes upon this Dania Folding Beach Chair. It's a classic choice, made of solid teak with "unprecedented craftsmanship." Manufacturer/Designer: Skagerak Material: Teak Dimensions: 15.2"W x 24.4"D x "22.8"H ...Read more

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Price: $271.00
Available from: shopHORNE.com

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TrekPak

Photographers: if you often swear at your velcro dividers while out and about, check out this TrekPak padded insert. A pin system provides fully adjustable dividers that look super easy to move around as you change out your gear. Durable and water repellant, the TrekPak fits into most backpacks and hard cases. Right now it's a Kickstarter project, so get your pledge in before April 24 for the special prices. See ...Read more

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Teema Mini Serving Set

Shapes! Color! Spice up your hors d'oeuvres with this mini serving set from Iittala. The Teema mini serving set includes three pieces of Kaj Franck’s basic forms- a circle, a square and a triangle. Use one piece for a small snack or all three and more for a proper tapas dinner. Teema mini serving 3-set, white If you would prefer the regular sized dinnerware, here are a few links: ...Read more

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Price: $54.00
Available from: Finnish Design Shop

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Friday Links

Kern Type, the kerning game Bertjan Pot's masks tumblr (via It's Nice That) “Misunderstanding Focus”, a series of photo collages by Nerhol, a collaboration between Ryuta Iida and Yoshihisa Tanaka. Downloadable Paper Models of Polyhedra. via @presentcorrect Lorenzo Duran's leaf art Napoleonic era propaganda poster for pedaling loyalists: "VIVE LE VÉLOS!", $38.00 Botanical photography (if you haven't seen the post already): whatiseewhenirun Artist Eddy Sykes takes old bowling balls and ...Read more

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PD2 Floor Lamp

If you've been paying attention, you'll remember the PD4 ABC Table Lamp posted a couple of weeks ago. This is the bigger floor lamp version, so, of course, it'll cost you quite a bit more, but let's focus on its beauty, shall we? The base of this lamp collection was inspired by the vaulted ceilings of the famous building "La Pedrera", also known as Casa Milà, while the lampshades were ...Read more

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Price: $749.00
Available from: Loftmodern

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table top concert hall

Here's an excellent alternative to the iVictrola ($650 to $1000). This particular audio device by Seth Ellsworth utilizes salvaged phonograph horns to acoustically amplify the music from your device’s internal speaker, and it has a much friendlier price tag of $300. More info below. design by seth ellsworth | delivery in two to four weeks | built to order appearance varies due to availability of parts and materials table top concert hall from [lhooq] ...Read more

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Price: $300.00
Available from: [lhooq] design shop

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Print Workshop Carve a Stamp Kit

Yellow Owl Workshop have been known for creating fun and beautifully illustrated stamp sets, but for the latest kit, they've decided not to hog all the fun. The Print Workshop Carve a Stamp Kit is an all-in-one kit to create and print your own stamps. The kit includes: 3x4 linoleum block with cutters, stamp pad, cards, envelopes, gift tags, and an autographed version of Print Workshop, Yellow Owl's DIY guide ...Read more

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Price: $40.00
Available from: Yellow Owl Workshop

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Outdoor Eames® Aluminum Group Lounge Chair

How do you feel about Eames furniture outdoors? While it seems like an odd idea, it turns out that the Aluminum Group was promoted as the "leisure group" or "indoor-outdoor group" in the late 1950s, but then was changed to be exclusively indoors. Now Herman Miller has restored the collection to its original intent, with powder-coated frames and outdoor friendly fabrics to withstand the weather. Three finishes: Graphite powder-coat frame ...Read more

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Price: $2,147.00

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Available from: DWR

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“what i see when i run” posters

This is proof that botanicals are excellent as art. Francis Ooi started the "what i see when i run" photography project as a way to fill his blank walls, and now we can all benefit from his endeavor. The posters are affordable too- just $45. Also, check out/follow Francis Ooi's tumblr for other impressive botanical photography. Poster size: A1 (840mm X 594mm) Approx 24 inch X 33 Inch Print Type: Offset Lithographic 4...Read more

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Price: $45.00
Available from: what i see when i run

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Edison Lamp

This glass cylinder lamp marries old style with modern aesthetics, making it a good choice for an eclectic interior. The clear glass means you should probably opt for Edison style filament bulbs, otherwise you'd be missing the point altogether. Sits on a polished rosewood base. Max Wattage 60. Measures 12.7 cm dia x 25.5 cm h/5 in dia x 10 in h...Read more

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Price: $125.00
Available from: Old Faithful Shop

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Certamente Salad Servers

Update: Remember these? Originally posted mid 2010, these salad servers are still available, they just needed an update to the current retailer and price. How often do you swoon over salad servers? Well, assign Konstantin Grcic the task of designing kitchen and table utensils and suddenly we're all hearing our hearts thump. Part of the Passami il Sale collection from Konstantin Grcic and Serafino Zani. Material: Stainless steel 26 cm x 8 cm....Read more

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Price: $69.00
Available from: arango

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SCRW Stool by Manuel Welsky

I'm easily charmed by industrial style stools with big chunky exposed screw threads, but what happens when the entire stool is a screw thread? The SCRW Stool consists of a solid cork stool mating with a steel base that height adjusts by simply turning it. SCRW Stool is handmade in Germany with about a month lead time, get in touch with Manuel for more ordering information. ...Read more

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