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Maven: Polly Leonard

Article from Issue 27, Frugal.  Image by Kathryn Clark.

By Kathryn Clark. Every now and then someone raises the bar for an entire design field. Someone steps back and sees the bigger picture. Someone, say, finds the best contemporary textiles the world over, connects them together and lays them … Continue reading

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Profile: Junko Mori

Junko Mori

In many ways, the inspiration for Handful of Salt came about 18 months ago when I walked into Velvet da Vinci in San Francisco. My foot was barely over the threshold when I stopped short. There, on a narrow wall, facing … Continue reading

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Books: Batch

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It’s rare that a book fires on all cylinders but this one does. Andrew Tanner’s Batch is a subtle but nonetheless passionate polemic against a world that is “awash with cloned product design purchased through large retailers creating high-volume, low-profit … Continue reading

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