taking inspiration from the japanese tea ceremony, jenkins&uhnger chose to focus on the ritual of decanting tea or coffee into a cup.
its transparent glass vessel, manufactured by ichendorf milano, incorporates negative space between an inner and outer layer, placing emphasis on the pouring itself and keeping the exterior cool to the touch.size: coffee jug – 8.1″h x 3.3″diameter or tea jug – 5″h x 3.9″diameter
$46.00 usd [ shop ]
about ichendorf milano – this glassmaking specialist takes its name both from the small german town where it was founded in the early 20th century, and italy’s design capital, where it moved to in the 1990s. initially known for its precious glass ornaments, ichendorf milano now produces cutting-edge hand-blown glass tableware, working with contemporary italian designers such as corrado dotti and mist-o.
three vases in one, composed of a series of black hand painted steel tubes in various dimensions and cut on the bias, the series of four bana vases can uniquely accommodate a single stem to full flower arrangements separately or at the same time.
dynamic and constantly changing in appearance when positioned in different ways, these vases can also stand alone as sculptural elements within an environment. the strong architectural forms which create an ever changing perspective and use.
$346 usd [ shop ]
material • hand painted steel
type > vases
size > h.20 cm (8 3/4 in) x ø20 cm (8 in) overall
design > felicia ferrone © 2013 fferrone design
handcrafted in chicago
asian or european?
these elegant stoneware cruets favor both – fill with oil + vinegar, or soy sauce + vinegar.
the olivia corks have a pierced hole to adjust and optimize the pour flow.
6 x 9 x 17 cm.
and 5.5 x 9 x 15 cm.
found > [ maia ming designs ] $50 usd
with its elastic movement and shifting form, urchin softlight invites playful interaction. using flexible honeycomb geometry, the textile shade expands and morphs into myriad shapes as you manipulate it with your hands. its curious motion is akin to that of a sea creature, giving the luminary its unique name.
made from the same white textile material as cloud softlight and textile softwall + softblock, these pieces can be matched to create fluid, sculptural environments.
rare earth magnets set into the final layer of textile form a hidden seam for the shade to fasten to itself.
design by stephanie forsythe + todd macallen
the shades are made from a textile that possesses the delicate look of japanese washi and transmits light as gentle glow.
a nonwoven polyethylene, the material is tear- and water-resistant, uv-stable and anti-static to repel dust.
color temp > 2,500k warm light led / 270 lumens
small $ 300.00 usd / medium $ 600.00 usd / large $ 900.00 usd
float martini glasses harmonize with the aesthetics of the float collection, while preserving the classic shape of a traditional martini glass. The bowl and base are deftly attached as a single piece. Use for martinis, or as a serving dish for berries and desserts. $ 80.00 usd set of two
a good cocktail transplants the drinker through time and space, bringing them back to a paris bar, a twilight rendezvous or the celebration where they first experienced that delicate sensory mix. molo’s collection of float barware elevates these moments, intensifying the taste, color and experience of a beverage.
performs the practical function of insulating one’s hand from the drink and casts a colorful pattern of refracted light onto the bar or table. when used for a chilled drink, small beads of condensation accumulate on the underbelly of the bowl, adding delicacy to the optical effect rather than making rings on the tabletop.
the loop table lamp designed by finnish designer timo niskanen, has an aluminum body and an opal acrylic diffuser. led-light source is placed in a shape of a semicircle to the upper side of the inner surface of the circle. the lamp can be controlled by a touch dimmer. it has a textile cord and a wall mounted adapter. the adapter comes in eu, uk and us versions. the color of the light is warm white 3000k.
introduced in 2009. offered museum shops worldwide.
dimensions/inches> 18x 18w x 4″d
price> $445 usd
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