Furniture and Interiors by Christian Woo

Today I would like to showcase the work of a designer who thoroughly understands contrast: Christian Woo. Christian started his own company in 2006 in Vancouver, BC, and now collaborates with architects and clients across North America. He offers his services as a custom cabinetmaker as well as making furniture for various retailers. Christian was originally inspired to pursue woodworking by his Grandfather’s love of craft …

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Functional Kitchen, Living & Office Objects by ideaco

I’ve been pretty busy with design work lately, unfortunately most of it has taken place sitting in front of the computer. It can be quite easy to get out of rhythm and forget about ‘real world’ scenarios. I try to stay in touch as much as possible by going to pottery, which adds a handmade element to the design process, also occasional sketching, and recently some …

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M.Saito Wood Works

Stumbling across the M.Saito Wood Works website really made my morning, I’ve been thinking about the different ways of manipulating wood for a little while now and carving small objects seems like a good way to get used to the material. Originally I was just cutting and sawing bases for some wire sculptures that I’ve been producing but now I think it would be great to take it that one step further and make some utensils that I could use on a daily …

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A look Inside March Pantry Store, San Francisco

First and foremost when hosting imagery of stores here on the site our bread and butter will always be menswear. Yet saying this we’re not ones to disregard the other beautiful lifestyle shops, like March Pantry in San Francisco for example which we’re taking a look inside today. I came across their webpage earlier this week and I’ve been throwing messages back and forth with those behind the store ever since, who I’d like …

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Winter Catalogue by Satsuki Shibuya

I picked up some lovely imagery from the Satsuki Shibuya website, a lifestyle brand specialising in hand made product that looks to emphasise an eco-friendly philosophy where each product is carefully crafted one at a time. A lot of these are from the Fall/Winter 2011 catalogue and I thought they were very simple and beautiful in their appearance, something that was very easy to showcase this afternoon. Owner Satsuki …

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