Easy furniture and all things green

| Aug 5, 2013

Easy furniture and all things green

by Jean Snow

Rearranging furniture with the flip of a coin Not all office workspaces are created equal — we can’t all have those luxury designer, expansive spaces. But small offices still need to deal with fluctuations in staff and changes in layout, no matter how minor. ...

Double-A seating power

| Nov 27, 2012

Double-A seating power

by Jean Snow

The AA Stool is the lovely result of a collaboration between Torafu Architects and the Ishinomaki Laboratory, a platform that brings together creators in one of the hardest-hit areas during last year’s earthquake and tsunami, Ishinomaki in Miyagi Prefecture. Based on the concept of ...

15.0% keeps ice cream cool

| Sep 25, 2012

15.0% keeps ice cream cool

by Jean Snow

15.0%’s ice-cream spoons have already been featured in this column, and now they’re being complemented by Naoki Terada’s new Ice-Cream Cup. Made of porcelain, this container takes on the form of a flat-based ice-cream cone, which is not just a fun design but one ...