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October 2018

Category Archives: October 2018

October 2018

g, a, r, d, e, n, Wild Grass Ruler

At first glance you might think this object is purely decorative, but closer inspection reveals it is actually a functional 30cm ruler with each blade of wild grass spaced out 1 cm apart. A worthy addition to any desk. Made in: JapanMaker: Studio Note; Designed by: Norihiko TerayamaPrice: 
Date: October 10, 2018 Author: jrobertblack  Tags: ,
October 2018

Danish Birds – Kristian Vedel

Designed by Danish architect Kristian Vedel, these birds quickly became one of the most successful Danish wooden products of 1950’s. The simplicity of these wood turned birds and exquisite craft make them timeless. Each bird’s head can be tilted to express happiness, sadness, curiosity, and alertness. The bodies can also be turned upside down to...
Date: October 1, 2018 Author: jrobertblack  Tags: ,
October 2018

LADURÉE Macaroons

These small, round cakes, crisp on the outside, smooth and soft in the middle, are the most famous creation of Ladurée. The way of making them has never changed since that time, and are made every morning. The pastry chefs measure out very precisely the required amounts of almonds, eggs and sugar. Once cooked and filled,...
Date: October 1, 2018 Author: jrobertblack  
October 2018

Maarten Baas – Smoke Chair

Maarten Baas created a collection based on setting fire and charring the wood then finished it with an epoxy resin. Collection includes tables, chairs and even a grandfather clock and piano set ablaze. This lounger is one of the more elegant in the collection with black leather finishing and with each chair unique because of the...
Date: September 1, 2018 Author: jrobertblack  Tags: