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

The Casiopea Lamps Are Elevated, Illuminated String Art

These lamps are made from string, and yet somehow they don't look like they were glued together by a second grader. They're elegant and modern, though the materials they're made from are so simple. They're part of a collection by Miguel Herranz called Casiopea, which is actually a misspelled version of the… » 4/10/13 10:29am 4/10/13 10:29am

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