categories + archives: storage

A stellar console that stands its ground

Inspired by the jagged edges that capture and reflect light in uncut precious stones, Brit designer Jake Phipps has designed this remarkable, drop-dead gorgeous, and marvelous Stellar Console. Limited to an edition of 25, this polished stainless-steel art piece has … Continue reading

the charming side of repurposing furnishings british style

Just when I think I know a thing or two about repurposing, I’m forced to revise my definition because of another MORE clever example.  Case in point the chest-of-drawers featured today. These stellar must-haves are by incredibly quirky and creative … Continue reading

Wüd Furniture: too cool for its own sake!

I was recently at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show in NYC where I stumbled upon the furniture of Wüd Furniture Design.  Based in Brooklyn, Wüd is definitely making some of the most unusually modern, industrially luxurious and sophisticated furniture … Continue reading

Zoom-Room and the Murphy bed of the 21st century

Whether we want to admit to it or not, many of us have probably spent a night or two on a murphy bed … whether the hidden bed behind a built-in cabinet that one pulled down from the wall or … Continue reading

California design for NYC living

Recently I’ve been obsessing over cabinets for one of my clients. And while I don’t know if she’ll love this one, I can tell you I adore this design by Ted Boerner, a design studio in San Francisco. It’s totally … Continue reading

Project Pickboard | richard rabel: using dering hall in a master bedroom – (1/5)

bedside tables: Tamara Codor I was asked by a couple in their 60s with a lovely, lovely home outside Manhattan to “smarten-up” the decor of their stodgy – their word – master bedroom. As a first step, I’ll be selecting … Continue reading

sleek storage cubes

Today, again, I feature a wonderful product from a very talented Finnish designer. There is no excuse when having the means, that your storage bins should be plastic or cardboard boxes, especially if they’ll be out in the open.  If … Continue reading