Solo Furniture Series by Nitzan Cohen

Solo Furniture Series by Nitzan Cohen

The ‘Solo’ furniture series is a versatile, unique, and cost-efficient chair/stool designed by German creative Nitzan Cohen for Italian furniture manufacturer Mattiazzi.

Misfits by Judith Seng and Alex Valder

Misfits by Judith Seng and Alex Valder

This project by Judith Seng and Alex Valder caught my eye. It’s slightly different to what we’d usually showcase here, but examines the unusual relationship between art and design through glass.

Houses and Interiors by Alexander Brenner Architects

Houses and Interiors by Alexander Brenner Architects

Alexander Brenner’s interiors seem to be a study in simplicity and flexibility, the tones inside are quiet with lots of versatile fixtures. Some might think this purity is austere, but to me it has a calming effect.

Langen Foundation by Tadao Ando

Langen Foundation by Tadao Ando

There are some fascinating connections between different projects that have made it up on the site, I often look back at older articles in each category and notice little details that link them all together. Strangely enough my taste has stayed quite consistent over the years and, although I know it will mature and develop, I can’t see it changing too much in the future. One designer that I’ve mentioned many times over the last few years …

Florian Saul, Furniture Design and Development

Florian Saul, Furniture Design and Development

German designer Florian Saul, his simplistic furniture was right up my street. Not only that, but I liked how he mixed the materials, for example using a cork seat, which gives the stool an interesting appearance.

Japanese Gardens by Michael W. Veith

Japanese Gardens by Michael W. Veith

Gardens can be thought provoking in many ways. I love the multiple layers, this could be water, plants, trees, rocks and stones, sculpture could also play a big part in how an outdoor area is shaped. I think a well designed garden can play with all your senses, especially if there’s fruit or plants in the garden that are edible. Although I don’t have any particular experience with garden design, I have a real admiration for the work as the basis for it is …

Haley Chair by Alexander Rehn

Haley Chair by Alexander Rehn

Yesterday I received my new Aalto stool, this time I went for the classic Stool 60 which has three legs and comes in the standard wood (I find this more authentic and original looking). I’m hoping to invest in something more substantial at a later date, possibly an office chair for work, which means it would get a lot of use! Something that’s come up after a discussion with another individual is the category of outdoor furniture, which isn’t some …