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In Atessa Wastebasket

This wastebasket was originally produced by Danese in the early 1970s and is available in white or black.

notes: measures 10.25″ diameter (at the top) x 16″ height (tallest point)

Purchase Information:

Price: $59.00
Availability: Buy In Atessa Wastebasket here

Finn Clips

Bookmarks or paperclips- either way you choose to use them they’ll do the job nicely.

“These bookmarks feature the iconic Berlin skyline and are ideal for marking documents and messages, and for collecting and attaching several papers together. Made of stainless steel.”

2w x 1.5″l each

Set of 3

Purchase Information:

Price: $24.00
Availability: Buy Finn Clips here

Ball String Lights

An affordable, textural lighting string for indoors or out…

“These Ball String Lights are a string of 20 lights that look like balls of yarn, creating the soft lighting that you need for any gathering. Put these up out on the deck or even indoors, the illuminations will indeed give your party decor an extra touch. Comes in solid and multi-color combinations (multi-color string lights are different shades of the specified color).”

Purple Multi, Red Multi, Tan Multi, and White Solid Available.

Total length is 9.75 feet.
3″ each

Purchase Information:

Price: $26.95
Availability: Buy Ball String Lights here

Village poster, limited ed.

This was originally a Graphic Design MFA thesis project by Tracy at Yale University, and has just been reprinted due to the overwhelming demand. It’s still limited, so get it while the gettin’s good!

“Limited edition of 25″ x 38″ posters silkscreen printed in pink and fluorescent red inks on acid-free paper. This edition supersedes the original poster, which was a non-archival untrimmed press sheet.”

Also available in a tote.

Purchase Information:

Price: $30.00
Availability: Buy Village poster, limited ed. here

“Calle” Gardening Tools

Are there other garden tools that fit together to save space? Or is this in fact the first time that someone has considered improvements to the design of garden tools?

“These gardening tools snuggle together, interlocking to save space and create grace. Fom Con & Con, masters of plastic design, the tools can be stored in a wall-mount holder, which is designed so that it can also be stuck in soil. In three funky colors to match your colorful flowers.”

13″l x 3″w

Purchase Information:

Price: $38.00
Availability: Buy “Calle” Gardening Tools here

Do ré mi Glasses

I like the look of these; plus, they’re fun.

Pack of 6 glasses (29cl)

Purchase Information:

Price: $26.75
Availability: Buy Do ré mi Glasses here

Marten Claesson & Eero Koivisto: Omni Chair

Such a nice spare silhouette…

“The Omni chair and footstool were designed by the Swedish architects Marten Claesson & Eero Koivisto. Omni comes standard with black polyamide as pictured. A timeless clean Scandinavian design.”

Finish options: Birch wood or Beech wood with clear lacquer finish

Chair: H 38 x W 27.5 x D 31.4 seat height 15.7
Stool: H 38 x W 24.4 x D 16.9 seat height 15.7

Purchase Information:

Price: $1,950.00
Availability: Buy Marten Claesson & Eero Koivisto: Omni Chair here

‘bobilla’ shelves by enrico baleri

A different option in the world of shelving…

“wall-mounted polyurethane shelving from enrico baleri – a curved, but very angled shape.”

Purchase Information:

Price: $252.00
Availability: Buy ‘bobilla’ shelves by enrico baleri here

Stati d’Animo Mirror

These concave and convex square mirrors will reflect in perhaps a more interesting way than any other ol’ mirror…A full wall of these would be spectacular (though slightly fun-house).

Purchase Information:

Price: $240.00
Availability: Buy Stati d’Animo Mirror here

Bit Desk

A nice little desk with a space to store CD’s & DVD’s, a place to stack paper, a cable management system and a hidden drawer.

An additional lower shelf can be added ( 17″ x 8.7″).

27.6″ x 23.7″ x 28.4 – 39.4″h

Purchase Information:

Price: $1339.80
Availability: Buy Bit Desk here

Porcelain Votive Holder, Grasses

These are quite nice, especially since they are on sale.

“These delicate porcelain vessels throw the subtlest of light when lit votive candles sit inside.The decorative imprints that adorn them are from organic materials embedded in the clay before the firing process. The bits burn off leaving behind an added visual and tactile dimension.”

5 1/2″ h x 3 1/2″ d

Purchase Information:

Price: $55.00
Availability: Buy Porcelain Votive Holder, Grasses here

Albero (Wood Table/Stool)

If you’re a fan of large chunks of wood that seem to fit into modern interiors quite well, here’s a table/stool that qualifies as interesting. They’re made from fallen trees, so they are environmentally friendly, and, since they are put together by hand, the natural characteristics are preserved.

Natural oil finish.

22″ dia. x 12″ h

Available in maple, walnut and acacia.

Purchase Information:

Price: $1025
Availability: Buy Albero (Wood Table/Stool) here

Small Fold White

Simple powder coated aluminum stylized lamp that would look great on a desk or as a bedside lamp.

Purchase Information:

Price: $140.00
Availability: Buy Small Fold White here

Leather Shopping Bag

For those of you that would appreciate a finer material than plastic to carry your purchases, this leather shopping bag would do so with ease. Plus, you’d cut down on all those plastic bags, so you’d be making a tiny difference in environmental impact (right?).

“Fluo’s elegantly simple leather bag is based on the shape of a classic plastic shopping bag. Fluo appropriates this very utilitarian design, allowing one to hold much with great ease, and unexpectedly renders it in supple, luxurious leather.”

14w x 16.75″l

Purchase Information:

Price: $395.00
Availability: Buy Leather Shopping Bag here

Umbrella Stand by Eva Schildt

This is one umbrella stand that garners notice. Inspired by the artist Yves Klein, Eva Schildt uses a sponge to play on the theme of water. A steel frame contrasts nicely with the softness of the sponge.

Metal umbrella stand with artificial sponge.

H 28.3″

Purchase Information:

Price: $160.00
Available from: Lumens