Turning Chain Link Fencing Into Art. Lace Fences By Demakersvan.

Lace Fences by Demakersvan

Combining the ancient craft of lace making with the industrial chain link, Dutch design house Demakersvan has changed the idea of enclosing spaces with their Lace Fences. Read more

The Best Of The 2009 Milan Furniture Fair

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You may be confused at to just what exactly is the name of the week long event in Milan, which is the world’s largest trade show for furniture manufacturers and designers, where many new collections are debuted for the first time. 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