Is the Plank Lounger the Lounge Chair's Platonic Ideal?

If you stare at the low-riding wooden Plank Lounger long enough, you might feel like you're on vacation, basking in the sun beneath some beautiful mountain. That is if you have a really vivid imagination and extreme focus. But even if you don't have those things, you can probably agree that it appears to be just about… » 7/24/13 10:46am 7/24/13 10:46am

108 Years of Legendary Herman Miller Design in 108 Seconds

How did iconic furniture like the Eames side chair become iconic? What about the Noguchi table, or countless other classic pieces of the modern era? The answer is through the legendary design firm Herman Miller, whose history you can see illustrated in 108 seconds in this short video. » 7/18/13 12:30pm 7/18/13 12:30pm

Transforming Tables and Chairs: More Than Meets the Ass

Extra tables and chairs are great for when you have company over, but what do you do with that stuff during the other 364 days of the year? Not everyone has limitless storage space. The Oneness modular furniture system, designed by Kyuhyung Cho and Hironori Tsukue, tackles this issue with a multitalented furniture set… » 3/18/13 10:56am 3/18/13 10:56am