Front Page Magazine Rack: Wide Open

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Inspiration is a mysterious thing. It could come to us while we’re doing something completely ordinary or observing an everyday event. Either way, once we get inspired, magic happens!

This is exactly the case with the Front Page Magazine Rack from Kartell. A sudden puff of wind riffles the pages of a newspaper was the inspiration for this unique magazine rack. By capturing this moment of riffling pages, eternal life were given, turning a “regular” item into something interesting, creative and inspiring. Continue reading

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Fridge Monkey: stack ‘em up

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You know when you’re back from the store, trying to place all the drinks you just bought in the fridge and it just doesn’t fit? There’s not enough room, the bottles won’t lay down properly and there’s always one bottle that gets away and starts rolling out of control. Fridge Monkey to the rescue!

This flexible rubber mat is designed to maximize storage space in your fridge by stacking bottles and cans and stopping them from rolling around. Continue reading

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Cuisipro Herb Keeper: Fresh Greens

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You don’t have to be a rock-star chef to know that there’s nothing like cooking with fresh ingredients. After all, whether or not we like to cook – we all love to eat, right? The Herb Keeper, from Cuisipro, is the home edition for any herb garden you can imagine.

So how does it work? It’s simple – the herbs are stored in a removable tray with slots to hold herb stems, which are kept hydrated by water placed at the bottom of the container. The container’s lid also lifts off easily for adding more water. The clear plastic container conveniently fits in most refrigerator doors. That’s how we’d like to keep our vegetables – fresh and green. Continue reading

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Cutter Mini-Wardrobe: A Hallway Closet

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Many times in life, minimal thinking and/or design could get you maximum results. Meaning, you don’t need the biggest to make a statement.

The Cutter Mini-Wardrobe is an excellent example; it’s a stylish coat rack and shelf combo, that despite its modest size, incorporates a hanger rail, four hooks and a hat shelf. With top quality pieces of furniture like this one, providing great storage space while taking up minimal space – who needs a closet? Continue reading

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Wallpaper Magazine Rack: a literary design statement

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I subscribe to a few magazines, some about design, one about travel and a couple about home improvement and fashion. Once in a while I also buy magazines that catch my eye. Seeing as I don’t always have the time to read them all and even those I’ve read I don’t necessarily throw away, they seem to pile up.

For a long time now I have been trying to find a way to organize my magazines. When I saw the Rosendahl Wallpaper Magazine Rack I was really excited because I realized it was just the solution I was looking for. Continue reading

Bulthaup B2 Kitchen System: rethinking the kitchen

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Trust Bulthaup to radically rethink the kitchen and cooking, and come up with the concept of dividing it into three main areas: work, storage and appliances.

Based on their vast experience and research, Bulthuap has redefined the kitchen to suit the lifestyle and needs of the modern household. Taking into account that modern homes are usually constrained for space, that a family can mean one or two adults with or without any number of children and that the needs of a household changes over time, the most important feature required of a kitchen is flexibility and adaptability. Continue reading

Tapehook: tape a paper hook to your wall

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How cool is this concept: hooks that look like pieces of sticky-tape that was turned into a hook and stuck to the wall. These hooks are really easy to install and are great for organizing small accessories, jewelry, keys, sunglasses and other odds and ends, in short – all my stuff that I always keep in cluttered heaps in boxes and drawers. Continue reading

Collect Bookcase: A Good Place

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If you’re looking for a decorative item, that is also useful, there are two important things to take into consideration: shape and color. The Collect Bookcase has both of these factors, big time.

The idea behind this vivid green oblique furniture is to create a place that awakes good memories. Good memories make all the difference in a room’s ambiance. The energy of good memories goes a long way, and inspires anyone who walks into that room. Don’t think about it as purely a bookcase – think about it as a good place. Continue reading

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Pylones Dustpan Set: Dirty Work is Fun

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Cleaning up is a part of life, we may like it or not, but bottom line is that we have to do it anyway. That’s where this decorative dustpan set, from Pylones, comes in handy – to make a dirty work just a bit more fun.

These lovely lady brooms sweep towards their grooms. Both durable and adorable, these pleasing pairs will lighten your heart and your housework. You can also magnet them for easy storage. It may not change your chore or the entire day, but it’ll definitely put up a smile on your face. Continue reading

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Dish Drainer Geo: Colorful Contour

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Finally, you put that pile of dishes inside the dishwasher, but unfortunately there are always these few bits and pieces that should be hand washed. The Dish Drainer Geo is the perfect mat for drying your hand-washed dishes.

This colorful item has been designed especially to drain a small amount of washing-up – it is a splendidly designed mat; the subtle height differences in the design will ensure that the water will drain off. Flat and takes up very little space, it can be put away if required, but that really isn’t necessary because its design, inspired by geographical contour lines, ensures that it fades harmoniously in every interior. Continue reading

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