Composure: Technique Composure: Technique.

By Kyle Studstill. Composure If we are to do our best work in the face of constant chaos and change, perhaps we must first hone our inner virtues as guidance. Composure produces an ongoing series of reflections, guided by creative … Continue reading

Lee & Lou: Risotto with Radicchio + Lemon.
Goods: New Use for An Old Material.
Material Inquiry: Salt.

Lee & Lou: Risotto with Radicchio + Lemon.

Risotto with Radicchio

By Lee & Lou Havlicek. Lee & Lou Cook. It’s been officially winter for over a month now, but it’s only the past couple of weeks that it’s really started to feel like it. And boy, has the weather more … Continue reading

Goods: New Use for An Old Material.

Tsuki by Satoshi Umeno for Yasuda Kawara

By Regina Connell. In some parts of the world, like the US, craft is very much about art or perhaps domestic tradition. But in other more ancient cultures, it’s often about the ingenuity of people working over centuries to create … Continue reading

AltLuxe: In Praise of Specificity.

The grater glory

By Regina Connell. When I was in Japan a few years ago, I went to a place called Tokyu Hands. It blew me away: floor after floor of stuff, so much of it incredibly specific. A container to hold sliced tomatoes … Continue reading