World Famous Designers Make Christmas Cakes for Haagen Dazs.

Häagen Dazs Designer Christmas Cakes

Move over Gingerbread, here’s another Christmas confection to impress. Not many in the U.S. know that ice cream brand Häagen Dazs commissioned well-known interior, industrial and traditional designers, one for each eleven years from 2008-2019, to create uniquely beautiful and delicious Christmas ice cream cakes for the annual Häagen-Dazs Ice Show in France and for sale in France, Belgium, Amsterdam, London and Japan at the holidays. Read more

Häagen-Dazs Designer Christmas Ice Cream Cakes From 2008-2016

Haagen Dazs Christmas Cakes

The annual Häagen-Dazs Ice Show in France chooses a different artist each year to design special Christmas Ice Cream Cakes for the event. Here’s a look at this year’s by designer Jaime Hayon, as well as all the ones that came before it. Read more

Don’t Know What To Make For Dinner? Daily Menu Dishes Will Decide For You.

daily menu dishes

The Kahla Daily Menu Plates project by 5.5 Design Studio is a collection of biomorphic dishes designed to fit specific meals for each day of the week. Read more

Forging Some Fun Sterling Silver Baby Gifts. Welcome! by RICHARD and 5.5 Designers

Sterling Silver Baby Gifts

Bienvenue!, A collection of whimsical and modern Silverware for Baby by Parisian silversmiths, RICHARD in collaboration with 5.5 Designers. Read more

Look What I Found! Cloned Eyeball Lamps, The Patriot Pin, All in One Plates, Cornerframes & The Pick Chair

Look what I found

It’s time for another round of “Look What I Found!” – a collection of images and links of unusual and super cool stuff worth checking out. Read more

Raising The Benchmark On.. Well, Benches.

Platform bench by George Nelson for Herman Miller and the leather Mies van der Rohe Bench for Knoll.

Once upon a time, given my old design snob tendencies, the only benches I’d consider owning were the classic slat bench, the Platform bench, by George Nelson for Herman Miller and the leather Mies van der Rohe Bench for Knoll. Both, shown below, are still worthwhile investments, but if you’re looking for a new modern bench, there’s no shortage of beautiful benches by fabulous designers out there. Read more