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Leoht Tote

Leoht Tote
A handbag? I know, I know, we don't normally post handbags, but stick with me here, because this particular one has something that's worth talking about. It may not be enough to convince you (or the others around you) to abandon your (their) current It Bag, but it does offer some pretty cool technology that we're hoping will soon catch on when it comes to luxury brands. The Leoht Tote...Read more

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Price: $149.00
Available from: Kickstarter

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Make Your Own – Angle Lamp

Make Your Own – Angle Lamp
If you like the look of this Angle Lamp, you're in luck- you can make it yourself! The Make Your Own Angle Lamp comes as a kit, available in different color schemes. Pick the color you want for the shade, the cord, and base, and then assemble it all yourself. And, not to worry, it comes with everything you need with very clear instructions. Douglas and Bec is in New...Read more

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Price: $289.00
Available from: Douglas and Bec

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Clothes Rack by Ferm Living

Clothes Rack by Ferm Living
Would you like an alternate version of this other clothing rail ($399) we posted a while ago? Well, Ferm Living has a rather similar idea in the clothes rack you see above. An iron rod hangs from the ceiling by harness leather belts, so there's a material/textural difference- a nice touch, don't you think? Your wallet will be happy that it's less expensive than the other one, and your clothes...Read more

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Price: $249.00
Available from: Clever Spaces

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Neon Mfg. Signs

Neon Mfg. Signs
What if neon signs were more affordable? Maybe you would snap one up faster than you could say 'do i really need one' or maybe you couldn't care less. Either way, some of us like that neon glow, and will spend the next few minutes contemplating just what word or short saying we'd most like to see each and every day, and then we'll be happy that we could order...Read more

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Price: $125.00 +
Available from: Neon Mfg.

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Senz Windproof Umbrella

Senz Windproof Umbrella
In preparation for the upcoming April showers, let's ask ourselves this: do we have a decent umbrella? And, by 'decent' I mean one that won't upturn at a gust of wind, nor frustrate us with its finicky folding/unfolding. Yep, it's just as I thought. Most of us could use an upgrade to a Senz Windproof Umbrella. The Senz has an aerodynamic shape that resists winds of up to 62 miles...Read more

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Price: $89.00-99.00
Available from: Gessato

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Wald Plug Lamp

Wald Plug Lamp
The Wald Plug Lamp is a floor lamp without the floor. Huh? It plugs directly into a wall socket, using the plug connection as its sole support. So, technically, I suppose it's actually a wall light, but we'll accept the categorization of a floor lamp because of its height. Might I point out how much easier this would be to install than a wall sconce? It could be a clever...Read more

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Price: $139.00
Available from: Feltmark

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Ito Bindery Drawing Pads

Ito Bindery Drawing Pads
How can a drawing pad be beautiful? Just look at the perfectly straight edges, the coal-black (and recycled) cardboard backing, the geometric proportions, and the satin-smooth paper of the Ito Bindery Drawing Pads. And, of course, the lack of any apparent branding. A little too precious for the average note-taker? Perhaps, but that doesn't stop me from wanting a stack of these pads on my desk pronto. Let's toss out...Read more

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Price: $20.00-40.00
Available from: ode to things

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Black Ember Modular Urban Backpacks

Black Ember Modular Urban Backpacks
Do you want to look like you're on a some sort of urban military mission? That's what I think of when I see Black Ember Modular Urban Backpacks and the various mag-lock pouches and accessories that may be added. The three packs offered are certainly more sleek and resolved than the previous design, and the modular nature of the mag-lock pouches is a smart way to customize how you carry...Read more

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Price: $180.00 - 212.00
Available from: Black Ember

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Banton Frameworks

Banton Frameworks
You're not going to settle for just any pair of glasses, as you are known for your discerning taste. If only you could design your own... and now you can, thanks to Banton Frameworks. With over 250 combinations of frames and earpieces, you can create the right mix to match your personal preference. High quality materials won't disappoint, and, best of all, it's easy to switch the pieces out to...Read more

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Price: £45.00
Available from: Kickstarter

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PH 5 Pendant Light

PH 5 Pendant Light
If you're going to buy a PH 5 Pendant Light, it might as well be on sale. This classic light was designed by Poul Henningsen in 1958 and remains one of the smarter choices for glare-free illumination. You're probably familiar with the slightly more popular PH Artichoke by Henningsen, yet the price tag on that makes it a little less attainable. The curved reflectors on the PH5 ensure that light...Read more

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Price: $846.60
Available from: YLighting

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Hay Denmark Pivot Table

Hay Denmark Pivot Table
I bet you'll have some fun with these Pivot Tables. They're made from steel circles, and each one is folded in different ways in order to create varying geometric compositions. Four variants plus a multifunctional mount let you place the Pivot in just the right spot, and I dare say it would be a shame to order only one, as it seems like a grouping would make the most impact....Read more

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Price: CAD199.00
Available from: The Modern Shop

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Friday Links

Friday Links
Exhibit: Feel Big, Live Small Emojis? Puh-lease. Not when there's Cindy Sherman-icons! (via Open Culture) Look at the amount raised on the Flow Hive - impressive! Office of Architecture: Brooklyn Row House 2 Oneadaptr Disease dynamics: Zombietown USA (via cnet) Screwpop Utility Knife Kickstarter: Kids Imagination Furniture by The Cardboard Guys 5 Things Architects Can Do To Better Serve Their Clients EBay Set to Open New Section on Its Site...Read more

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Extō Extension Cord

Extō Extension Cord
What, you think you know all about the normcore trend last year? Well, I challenge you to a duel. I present the Extō Extension Cord, which is my answer to what normcore looks like in the home furnishings/accessories arena. Can you come up with a better example of an unpretentious-on-purpose-yet-still-sort-of-attractive, functional product? Hmm, we'll see. Now, down to the details. The Extō is a modular power source that has an...Read more

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Price: $70.00
Available from: Forage Modern Workshop

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Stasha Organizer

Stasha Organizer
Come on, already. There are simply too many organizers out there for any part of your desktop to remain messy (so says the person with roughly 2' available out of a 5'x 2.5' surface). Anthony Keeler was inspired by a cast iron kettle when he thought up this little storage nook/media stand. Lift up the top to stash odds and ends underneath. Designer: Anthony Keeler Material: Metal Dimensions: 7 dia....Read more

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Price: $30.00
Available from: Umbra

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Louise Gray Quilts

Louise Gray Quilts
Sure, there are some modern/minimal quilts out there- Meg Callahan, Haptic Lab, Mary Keasler and Hopewell Workshop, just to name a few- and now we can add yet another excellent option to the list. The Louise Gray company offers a handful of color blocked quilts that would fit easily into any modern interior. Entirely hand crafted in the US, the quilts could work as a throw or as a wall...Read more

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Price: $395.00 - 410.00
Available from: Louise Gray

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