Paris houses the world’s most lavish fashions and this fall, the well-renowned Parisian street, Rue de la Paix, adds yet another distinguished name to their selective line of fine shops. In September, Jaquet Droz inaugurated its first Parisian boutique at 8 Rue de la Paix. The famous Swiss watchmakers opened the first Jaquet Droz workshop [...]
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The creative forces behind Porsche Design understand that the holidays are all about anticipation. And while others may be busy hanging stockings on the fireplace or baking cookies for good old Saint Nick, Porsche had something better in mind for their selective clientele. This Christmas the renowned car manufacture offers five Advent calendars of unsurpassed [...]
For over half a century, Fir Italia’s bathroom and kitchen fixtures have had the advantage of continuous innovation and redesign. The company can transform the standard kitchen faucet into a work of art, blending chrome with glamorous hues and crystal accents. Their products may best be described as possessing a minimalist form with ritzy accents, [...]
As part of their exhibit Material Poetry, Brooklyn’s Causey Contemporary will have Joseph Walsh’s “Enginum Bed” on display and available for purchase. The show will run from October 8th to November 18th, 2010 and will feature some of the most creative new wave designs from Ireland with works by Liam Flynn, Joe Hogan, and Frances [...]
This award-winning design is sure to turn heads. During the 2007 Milan Exhibition of Design, the British-based design firm, Established & Sons, launched its “Collaborations” program with a plan focused on developing partnerships between designers and artists. In 2008, an alliance between furniture designer Terence Woodgate and Formula One race car designer John Barnard produced [...]
Lutz Bethge, CEO of Montblanc International, tells me, “I still remember my first record ‘All You Need Is Love.’” John Lennon created the music of a generation, and even today, Bethge hears his children listening to the artist’s iconic music. It was in this spirit that Montblanc celebrated its latest limited edition pen last Sunday. [...]
Equally unique and modern in appearance, the Aqua Table is one of the most sought after products in the Established and Sons furniture collection. Created by world-renowned designer, Zaha Hadid, the limited-edition Aqua Table has a retail price of £19,500.