This Log Chop Bench is a one-off piece defined by one very unconventional process (to say the least). Designers David Long & Antoine Morris avoided concrete blueprints & lent their ax, log, & minimal sketches to a professional Lumberjill (you heard me) who carved out seat spaces with surgical precision.
Name: Tej Sundher Location: Santa Monica, California Size: 1,800 square feet Years lived in: 2 years Anyone who has ever purchased a earlier era home with the intent to transform it to a more modern dwelling can relate to this story. Worn old carpet and pink wallpaper didn’t discourage Tej and his designer friend, Cozette, from seeing the vision of what could be. Read Full Post
S.H.I.E.L.D Assessment Test unboxing ~ a fun press kit from Acura/Thor, awesome design from Dead As We Know It ~ unboxed in the MDX! Scorpion reanimation, Rorschach tests, mysterious switches and more! (Want more? See NOTCOT.org and NOTCOT.com )
Stacking Throne by Laurens Van Wierigen.
Colourful light sculptures from dNASAb’s dataclysmic series are like 3D explosions in space. Made from a variety of materials such as LED screens, digital media players, LEDs, resin, phosphorescent silicon, plastic, fiber optics, welded steel, aluminum and acrylic, these…
Amazing linocuts by Hubert Tereszkiewicz. (Want more
While I think industrial style is becoming a little played out (thanks to big nationwide retailers), I do appreciate an authentic reclaimed piece especially when it’s been sourced locally. The guys over at Unite Two Design have got it down! Using re-purposed materials, ranging from farmhouse beams to old machinery, the Farmpunk line of furniture is a modern twist on the style but also maintains that rough industrial charm.
Tatchies, the very first touchscreen friendly glove with sleek Scandinavian design.
Artist Karl Addison draws Llamas for his most recent Urban Art Installation.