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Chic & Basta

Can’t make it to Quebec, Canada for a one-of-a-kind shopping spree? Chic & Basta can make unique purchasing desires an online experience available to all! Whether you are looking for a hand-stitched quilt, a recycled cardboard bowl, or a ceramic chalice, this site is bursting with a curated collection of handcrafted items worth every non-existent Canadian penny! Continue reading

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Art & Artifact Kitchen Renovation

Montreal, Canada is home to many traditional French-Canadian wonders, and the Art & Artifact Kitchen Renovation was no exception to such things, giving the professional interior and industrial design team of Cuisines Steam an amazing project to take on. This interior redesign was meant to honor the rich travel experiences of the owner, ensuring that the kitchen harnessed and maintained the memoirs of past adventures, present endeavors, and future dream explorations to be had. Continue reading

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Pen Uno

I love stationary. I can spend hours looking at different types of paper, pens, you name it… So naturally I got really excited when I saw the Pen Uno, created by LA-based design company called Ensso. What is special about the pen is that its diameter is immensely slim- only 5.3 mm- making it one of the slimmest pens in the world. Best of all, it comes in four fantastic finishes- space grey, silver, gold and rose gold. In short, slim and stylish, just the way we like our pens. Continue reading

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Busho Studio Vintage Lighting

Busho Studio has transformed lightening fixtures from downtrodden Soviet-bloc factories, and illuminated the industry with their vintage industrial lighting works of art!
During the days of Communism, huge industrial structures filled the land in order to hold the mass of workers who toiled to prove their worth, and bring food to their tables. But once Communism fell, so too did the unethical work ethic that was employed by these factories. However, the mainframe and structural goods within still remained for years, untouched yet harnessing potential only an artist could see. Continue reading

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BoBo Side Table

The BoBo side table is truly one of those designs that screams creativity and imagination. The table was inspired by the African Baobab tree that has a wide trunk and fragile branches and which is unique in the African landscape due to its ‘disproportionate’ composition. The BoBo side table is charming in every way- from its thin shelves that surround the main base to its sturdy wide trunk that brings the warmth of nature into our living room. Continue reading

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Shell Desk

The Shell desk offers the perfect solution for those seeking a small contemporary desk which can accommodate modern technology plus a discreet space for storage. Designed by Wonhee Jeong Arndt and John Arndt of Netherlands-based Studio Gorm, the Shell Desk’s hinged lid is based on a traditional Chinese door that keeps storage space hidden from view. Continue reading

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Larose Guyon

Larose Guyon takes online shopping to a whole other level. Named after the owner’s themselves – Félix Guyon and Audrée Larose – this design duo out of Vercheres, Canada, are as madly in love with one another as they are with design itself. Continue reading

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Slimfocus

Nothing short of WOW is what Dominique Imbert’s design studio has been able to achieve. The French based company specializes in modern fireplaces and their creations are absolutely breathtaking. One of their main designs is the ‘Slimfocus’ which won the “Interior innovation award “ in 2015. Its chic cylindrical shape steals the show and offers a contemporary design that is bound to be the focal point of any interior. Continue reading

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T-Square Shelves

When designing the perfect space, every detail counts. And if you are after an ultra-modern and super-clean look, the T-Square shelf definitely provides that sophisticated touch. The T-Square was created by Michael Anastassiades – a Cyprus born designer with headquarters in London. He is renowned for his “seemingly simple yet meticulously detailed work” and the T-Square is a perfect reflection of his methodology. Continue reading

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Straw Stool

First of all, can we just say – thanks for bringing so much fun into this seating option! From the colors to the materials, the Straw Stool by Juan Cappa, brings the timeless tradition of a country fair furnished with hay bale seating, into a modern era of delightful design and functional uses outside the farm. Continue reading