DWR 16th Cork Chair Contest Winners (and 24 Great Submissions)

For the past 16 years, high-end furniture store Design Within Reach has held an annual cork chair contest. To enter one has to create a miniature chair using only the foil, label, cage and cork from no more than two champagne bottles. This year’s DWR 16th Cork Chair Contest Winners have just been announced and here they are are along with 24 terrific submissions that caught our eye!   Read more

One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure: Can It! The Vipp Charity Auction Of Artist Designed Cans.

Vipp Charity auction hero IIHIH copyDesign Within Reach is co-hosting CAN IT!, a charity auction to benefit DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS.

CAN IT! is being produced by Danish design company Vipp in celebration of their 70th anniversary. This noteworthy event will feature an exhibition and auction of Vipp trash bins that have been transformed by 35 leading figures in the worlds of architecture, art, design, fashion and entertainment. Read more

Pink Modern Classics From DWR For Auction In Support Of Breast Cancer

Pink Modern Classics From DWR

Design Within Reach has partnered with Emeco, Fritz Hansen, Herman Miller®, Knoll® and Spinneybeck® Leather to auction on ebay five special-edition, fully licensed classic chairs, with all proceeds going to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation. Read more