Fri 10 2006

washstand.jpgIt’s rare to find a small sink so big on style. At 12 3/4 inches square, this chic, white washstand fits into the most awkward areas. The material is key: Lightweight, ultradurable glassed steel allows the basin to be wall-mounted with ease.


superheated-steam-oven.JPGThis striking countertop powerhouse steams, roasts, and grills meat, fish, and veggies by heating steam to 550°F, maintaining moisture even while browning and crisping.

erin-adams-quilt-tiles.JPGWe’re mad for these mod tiles—perfect for anything from kitchen backsplashes to bathroom floors. Handcrafted from fused glass, they’ll energize interiors with retro glamour.

Origins bench

Fri 10 2006

origins-bench.jpgThe luxe leather cushion and sloping sides of this high-back bench lend rattan, a normally casual material, a prim and proper aspect. But the rectangular cutout and slightly flared legs soften the formal silhouette, making the piece a riveting study in contrast and versatility.

Bamboo leaf table

Fri 10 2006

bamboo-leaf-table.jpgTrendsetter Todd Oldham has made his name creating lively, affordable furniture for eclectic modern spaces. Now from Oldham, also the author of the new volume Handmade Modern, comes the Bamboo Leaf Cube bunching table, an eco-conscious cube constructed of carbonized and natural bamboo veneers.

surfboard-coffee-table.jpgHandmade in Italy, the pieces are fabricated from maple and cathedral-cut walnut veneers. Cabriole legs and a striking crossbar base support the extra-long surface.

writing-desk.jpgUnder the drop lid are four drawers and five open compartments for stationery and supplies‹so it’s a breeze to take note of your musings. Select hardwoods and veneers with brushed nickel hardware.