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Octahedron Coffee Table

Octahedron Coffee Table
We've featured the Octahedron Side Table and the Double Octahedron Ring Planter from Eric Trine, so do you think we'd pass on the Octahedron Coffee Table? No way, no how. Measuring 36" in diameter and 14" tall, it's a great size for a sitting area. Just add a lounge chair or two and a small sofa and you're set. As a bonus, the table is powder coated, so it could...Read more

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Price: $499.00
Available from: TRNK

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Dash Wall-Mounted Shelving

Dash Wall-Mounted Shelving
If you've ever wrestled with floating shelves, you know that finding studs or installing anchors is usually a huge pain in the ass. The Dash Wall-Mounted Shelving by Darin Montgomery (of Urbancase) promises easy mounting via a smart system that requires no stud mounting locations. Really, no studs. Each thin shelf holds up to 40 pounds, so you could confidently stack some books or set a couple of speakers on...Read more

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Price: $140.00
Available from: A+R Store

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Patio Garden Planter

Patio Garden Planter
Remember Scout Regalia's Raised Garden Kit ($95)? If you're too lazy to assemble it yourself, there's the Patio Garden Planter that arrives ready to go. Just add in the permeable textile (it's included- it will keep soil drained and aerated), soil, and then the plants (or seeds, like these GMO Free Herb Seeds), water appropriately, and you'll be knee deep in lush greens before you know it. Make sure you've...Read more

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Price: $199.00
Available from: Kaufmann Mercantile

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El Prado Rug from grain

El Prado Rug from grain
Is anyone else in the mood for some crazy rugs? Maybe it's the summer heat, but there's something about this optical grid patterned rug from grain that looks just right. No need to worry about where it came from either, as each rug is handwoven by "artisan weavers in the Western Highlands of Guatemala using locally sourced and dyed wool." Does that make you like it a little more? Their...Read more

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Price: $625.00 - 850.00
Available from: grain

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Normann Copenhagen Squeezer

Normann Copenhagen Squeezer
Oh, what to do when you love juice from all sorts of fruit? Well, you could have multiple squeezers in different sizes, or you could have just one of Normann Copenhagen's Squeezer. Adjust the sides to fit large grapefruits or tiny limes, and use the flexible funnel as a pouring spout when you're done squeezing. Soft, matte silicone makes the Squeezer easy to grip and easy to clean- just throw...Read more

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Price: $26.00
Available from: Design Public

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BLTD App: Finally!

BLTD App: Finally!
So, remember our little apology about our recent site issues? We finally got our ducks in a row and teamed up with DWNLD to get a better BLTD app for you. Now, on your mobile device, you'll be able to easily browse through our latest finds without worrying about content delays or weird landing pages. Hopefully you'll love it as much as we think we do. Download our new app...Read more

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Price: $free
Available from: iTunes

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Friday Links

Friday Links
Spectacular. Sawmille House (via plastolux) Keyboardio Artists/hobbyists: FEBO, the engraver that lets you draw and paint with the sun Photographers: SHOTBOX Tabletop Photo Light Studio Travelers: AeroTrunk, Modern luggage trunk with drawers For kids, learning the alphabet: Mister Alphabet Apple Watch "fails to excite" Crazy house. Caja Oscura by Javier Corvalán Interiors: Yellow! That's all for this week. Enjoy your weekend!...Read more

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Minimalist Office Bag

Minimalist Office Bag
Simple/minimal sleeve/briefcase? Yes/please. This one is pretty skinny, so it will fit your essentials and not weigh you down. Stash all your cords and accessories in the front pocket and keep your laptop/tablet and a few files or notebooks in the main compartment. Who says you can't be a minimalist? Tell me their name, because I will punch them in the face for you, I promise. Available in black or...Read more

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Price: $94.00
Available from: Poketo

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15 Minute, 25 Minute Timer

15 Minute, 25 Minute Timer
You and your busy, busy life. When are you going to slow down and concentrate on the important things? Maybe you need a timer that serves as a productivity tool but also looks like a little keepsake when not in use. Turn this 15 or 25 minute hourglass over, and concentrate for the full amount of time on just one thing. The sand will create a background of soft, white...Read more

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Price: $36.00
Available from: ode to things

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Vifa Copenhagen Wireless Speaker

Vifa Copenhagen Wireless Speaker
Are you still looking for a wireless speaker? Save your pennies, because this one earns top marks for its pared down design and integrated handle. It's like someone took an old boombox, shrunk it down, and waved a magic wand to reduce it down to only a Kvadrat fabric facing and aluminum frame. Very minimal/modern, isn't it? Fun fact: Vifa was founded in Denmark in 1933 by auto mechanic-turned-audio engineer...Read more

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Price: $999.00
Available from: TRNK

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Liquid Station Desktop Organizer

Liquid Station Desktop Organizer
The four compartments of the Liquid Station Desktop Organizer will keep your smartphone, pens, and other desk stuff right at hand. If it doesn't depress you too much, it looks "like a melting iceberg." Indeed. Be sure to consider the other items in the collection, the Roll Air Tape Dispenser and the Peter Pen Holder, as you wouldn't want the organizer to get too lonely all by itself. Designed by...Read more

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Price: $32.00
Available from: Luminaire

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Aquart Outdoor Shower

Aquart Outdoor Shower
Remember me halfway promising to find more outdoor showers for you? Here's one, and it's exactly the sort of thing you could make if you were truly industrious but you probably won't because it's $200. Seletti's Aquart Outdoor Shower has a hefty cement base and polished copper fittings. Hook it up to a hose, and voilà! You're ready to have your very own outdoor shower experience. Now, how to make...Read more

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Price: $204.00
Available from: Gessato

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A-Bike Electric

A-Bike Electric
Who wants a super small electric bike? I do, I do*! Feast your eyes upon the world's lightest and most compact electric bicycle. Just start pedaling and the electricity will kick in to provide power assistance. Fold it up and stash it under your desk or table, ideally after you arrive at your destination somewhat pristine- or at least with an un-sweaty shirt- thanks to the electrical assistance. A detachable...Read more

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Price: £515.00
Available from: Kickstarter

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Pocket Armchair

Pocket Armchair
You know how you're able to tell you're a grown-up? It's not setting up a retirement account, or doing your taxes, though those things are important. It's actually having a decent place to sit down in your home. As in, a comfortable seat that you've picked out (or paid someone to pick out for you) and would guide a guest towards when they visit. You can't be embarrassed of it...Read more

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Price: $899.00
Available from: Hem

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Cantilever Cooking Utensils

Cantilever Cooking Utensils
Don't your eyes just settle over these two Cantilever Cooking Utensils like a new glimpse of tasteful porn? Just kidding... sort of. I know, I know, a floating spatula isn't as exciting as two attractive humans doing stuff or even a cinematic smartcase for your iPhone, but it should be. What are you going to do, go about your kitchen cooking a wonderful meal, only to set down your spatula...Read more

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Price: $14.95
Available from: iLoveHandles

Source: Gizmodo

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