Tag Archives: craft

DxV: Misa Kumabuchi

By Regina Connell. Japan is one of those countries that fascinates, but why, exactly? Is it the zen quiet of the countryside’s traditional ryokans? Is it the craziness of Tokyo’s Akihabara and Harajuku? The love of tradition? The seemingly infinite … Continue reading

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Jess Wainer: Sculptress of Light

By Regina Connell. Making the rounds of design trade shows in the last year, I’ve seen a great deal of lighting. And most of it bored me silly. The big problem was the utter sameness of it: an endless riff on the Lindsay … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Stores (Home Goods Edition)

By Regina Connell. Here are a few of our favorite, perhaps lesser-known places to shop online for new, alternative luxury home goods—those handcrafted with a strong, independent point of view. Alternative luxury isn’t always expensive, but it’s never cheap, which is … Continue reading

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Composure: SDR Traveller

By Kyle Studstill. Composure Each issue of Composure features creative entrepreneurs with a sense of artistry, those building compelling worlds around unique brands: A commitment to genuine, raw, viscerally human understanding—this is SDR Traveller.   SDR Traveller makes a specialized set of light, … Continue reading

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