Friday, August 30, 2013

Bar none

Noma Bar has created a series of illustrations for Chineasy, a new design and educational project tool which attempts to simplify notoriously inscrutable Chinese characters. Now if they could only help us order Dim Sum!
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Wednesday, August 28, 2013

We have found what we believe is the World’s Most Comfortable Sleeper Sofa.


Our NEW sleep sofas come in over 300 fabric and leather choices and is available in three sizes. An easy pull opens it and carries the cushions out of the way. The mattress is state of the art gel infuse memory foam. The mattress cover is anti-microbial and dust mite resistant for total peace of mind. The European design of the frame makes this sleep sofa as comfortable as any living room sofa. It comes apart to pass through any doorway. Perfect for guest rooms!

Stop in and take a test snooze. It’s as comfortable as your Master bed!




Monday, August 26, 2013

Shake it up baby!

Simple yet sleek Cylinder salt and pepper shakers in a shimmering selection of our favorite metals.
Copper, Brass, and Aluminum with a radial polish and protective coating to maintain shine. Cork stopper plug fills bottom. Made in the USA. From ladies and gentlemen.shakers 2.jpgnew shakers1_copper.jpgnew shakers1_alum.jpgnew shakers1_brass.jpgnew shakers2_copper.jpg

Thursday, August 22, 2013

The Tent is Back!

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Our all-time most popular event is back and BIGGER THAN EVER! Lots of fabulous modern and contemporary designs at prices so low you won't believe it. Floor Samples. Closeouts. Discontinueds. Factory Specials. An incredible selection. Hey, we may even haggle with ya!

PLUS, for our Philly customers, the tent sale is moved indoors due to the fact that we couldn't close off Arch Street!





Tuesday, August 20, 2013

You can take it with you!

Madrid based architecture studio Ábaton has developed the Portable Home ÁPH80, a series of dwellings ideal for 2 people, easily transportable by road and ready to be placed almost anywhere. We want one.








Friday, August 16, 2013

Music Maker

We love this! Music Maker iPhone Case by Budi Satria Kwan is a one-piece, impact resistant, flexible plastic hard case featuring an extremely slim profile. Simply snap the case onto your iPhone for solid protection, direct access to all device features and lots of comments from your friends:)

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Mid Century Classic

A kettle to last a lifetime. This beautiful enameled cast iron kettle has echoes of classic Mid Century design, combined with sturdy Japanese construction techniques. Take this kettle from the stove top to the table for tea with friends. With three colors, this kettle is made to match any decor. Another Mid Century classic>
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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Perfect penmanship.


Kaweco LUXE fountain pen black
Kaweco ICE Sport ballpen orange
Kaweco AL Sport ballpen silver

Developed in the mid-1920s in Heidelberg, Germany, Kaweco pens focuses on the thin line between tradition and innovation. Who wouldn't like to impress their values and esteems on paper. The unique shape. The maximum precision. The gorgeous design. The meticulous execution. Everything we believe in!



Tuesday, August 6, 2013

What year is it?

EXP CAL YYYY is a calendar of expiration dates that never expires. Designed by Elizabeth Ward, the calendar was designed and created using found expiration dates from food and medical packaging. View the entire year all at once in poster format and mark special days with brightly colored reposition-able sticky notes. It’s also printed with eco friendly inks on an FSC-certified stock. Grab one here.
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A Perpetual Calendar Named EXP CAL YYYY in home furnishings  Category

Monday, August 5, 2013

Reed this!

Palm reed (buri) is the matured leaf of the palm. It is a great material for hats, bags, slippers, window blinds, mats, brooms and baskets. Carefully handcrafted baskets made of palm reed, leather, and metal designed by Brooklyn-based designer from Philippines, Stanley Ruiz.


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