Objects

Yield Design House

5. January 2017
Yield | colored glas french press & pour over

Yield is an independent design house: part industrial design studio, design label and manufacturer. Yield designs and manufactures a range of bags, jewelry, and goods for the home with an aim to pair American craft and ingenuity with an eye toward the future. The brand was established in late 2012 by Andrew Deming and Rachel Gant in San Francisco where the two met at the California College of the Arts (CCA). Yield design is now based in the historic coastal town…

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Art

Jun Cen

29. December 2016
Jun Cen | Greek Olympic Fighters

Jun Cen is an award-wining illustrator and animator who I recently discovered thanks to Pinterest. He was born in Guangzhou, China, a subtropical city with warm and humid weather. He decided to move to another country to receive his MFA in Illustration from Maryland Institute College of Art in 2013. Jun Cen has created illustrations for well known newspapers and magazines like The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Verge and more.…

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Fashion

Toast Fashion – Cozy Christmas Looks

13. December 2016
Toast fashion | London

Toast fashion was established in West Wales in 1997 by Jessica and Jamie Seaton. The British label creates and curates simple, cozy, thoughtful pieces for women and for your home. Toast has grown from loungewear and nightwear to become a unique lifestyle brand renowned for its thoughtful contemporary design and ability to reenergise traditional textiles. Over the past 24 months, the brand has relocated the design team from Wales to London and appointed a talented team, including a new Head…

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Art Print

2017 Calendars from Small Businesses #shopsmall

1. December 2016
Kristina Krogh calendar 2017 with copper foil print

Kristina Krogh Danish artist and graphic designer Kristina Krogh created a new version of her delicate wall calendars! The calendar for 2017 comes in a deep dark green with copper foil typography. It is printed in Denmark on 175 gsm uncoated paper. The hint of metallic copper foil means that it changes as the light hits it, or as you move around a room. Caroline Marine Caroline Marine from the Berlin based label Marin et Marine has drawn 12 lovely…

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Fashion

Des Petits Hauts – Soft Knitwear

24. November 2016
Des Petits Hauts | Softest Knitwear

The French label Des Petits Hauts makes the most soft and most beautiful knitwear. And don’t let me get started about those color combinations! Really, how perfect are they? But let me tell about how the fashion label was founded: It was the dream of two sisters to wear clothes together in partner look. To share them with your friends and look good together. So you can say that their label Des Petits Hauts is for best friends or simply…

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Art

The Tokyoiter

17. November 2016
The Tokyoiter | Cover Illustration by Karan Singh

The Tokyoiter is made by illustration and drawing freaks who are willing to present the talent of artists they like to a larger audience. Some of them are illustrators and some are just living in Tokyo, a wonderful city full of stories and daily inspiration. The Tokyoiter wants to celebrate the passion for this city and the story of its inhabitants. Each cover is supposed to be a testimony of what is making Tokyo such a fascinating place to live…

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Fashion Objects

Wool and the Gang – Knit Kits

10. November 2016
Hat Knit Kit by Wool and the Gang

I’ve been a fan of Wool and the Gang since I started to learn knitting three years ago. As winter is approaching and it’s suuuper cold here already, I thought I needed to introduce the Gang to you too! Wool and the Gang was created out of a passion for incredible design that’s produced in a sustainable way. And to bringing back knitting as a viable means of production for generations to come. My favorite are their knit kits –…

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Spaces

Royal Exchange Grind London – Espresso Bar

3. November 2016
Royal Exchange Grind | Sophisticated Espresso Bar in London

Biasol Design Studio Biasol Design Studio was established in 2012 by Jean-Pierre Biasol and is based in Melbourne. The studio is a full-service creative design consultancy, specialising in crafting  interiors, buildings and products for their clients. They focus on the delivery of sound design and quality assurance, supported by strong technical knowledge throughout a projects lifespan. Biasol Design Studio believes in design’s power of expression to evoke emotion through meaningful design and architecture with timeless qualities. Royal Exchange Grind Espresso Bar…

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Objects

Kinto

28. October 2016
Kinto Japanese Ceramics | Teamug

Kinto is a Japanese brand that is all about slowing down and enjoying the little things in life. They pair this with a beautiful simple design aesthetic which I really like. Especially their ceramic and tea products have caught my interest: Kinto Unitea Unitea is composed of items with a unified diameter. Jugs, cups, strainers, and lids can be mixed and matched just how you like it. Customize by pairing the strainer with the jug to enjoy tea with several…

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Fashion

Baserange – Sustainable Underwear

21. October 2016
Baserange | Sustainable Underwear

Based in France and Denmark, Baserange creates sustainable underwear and basics from high quality, organic fabrics. Their natural shapes and easy, classic styles are designed as wardrobe staples that can be worn season after season. The collection favors a philosophy of creating clean, easy and accessible garments that exist somewhere between modern culture and the natural world. The focus is on working with high quality, organic fabrics in innovative ways that benefits both producer and consumer while minimizing environmental impact. You can shop their…

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