julie cohn jewelry

Julie Cohn Jewelry

I can’t take my eyes off Julie Cohn’s gorgeous jewelry collection. They are crafted by hand using old-world casting techniques at her studio in Dallas, Texas. What draws me to Julie’s work is the raw …

Tuesday Bassen Ceramics

Uniquely handpainted ceramic pieces created by NYC artist Tuesday Bassen, exclusively for Urban Outfitters. The handmade ceramics include a trinket dish and two different sized planters.

teapee tea packaging

Teapee Tea Packaging

Teapee is a fun and interesting tea packaging concept by Canadian design student Sophie P├ępin. It is inspired by the native American culture and takes on the form of a teepee. Instead of the usual …

inkwell glass sharpener

Inkwell Glass Jar Sharpeners

I recently came across these Dux inkwell sharpeners, and thought I had to get my hands on at least one of them. It has a stainless steel blade mounted on its black cap, which easily …

REDValentino spring summer 2015

RED Valentino SS 2015

A fun ready-to-wear spring summer 2015 collection by RED Valentino that will excite the young at heart! According to the designers, the theme is likened to “Cinderella hitting Las Vegas after a love affair with …

chocolatexture by nendo

Chocolatexture

What better way to jumpstart the new year than with a uberly cool chocolate creation! That’s exactly what Japanese designer Nendo has done at the recent Maison & Objet design show, which has earned them …

chocolate lego by akihiro mizuuchi

Chocolate Lego Bricks

Edible chocolate lego bricks that you can play with, and also pop in your mouth! This was a Valentine’s Day project by Japanese illustrator and designer Akihiro Mizuuchi, who created a series of templates based …

handmade wooden pie box and cake box

Piebox Wooden Pastry Carrier

For a while now, I have been on the hunt for a non-plastic, and preferably made of natural material pastry container. It isn’t so much to carry pies and pastries around town, but rather to …

through landscape by youngmi kim

Through Landscape By Young-Mi Kim

I’m captivated by the quiet beauty, calming colors, and simple form of this unique ceramic collection, influenced by the artist’s experience of living in two very different cultures. Through Landscape is a series of ceramics …

cardboard animal head box

Animal Head Box

Gu-pa is a series of animal heads with a cute twist. Taking its inspiration from origami, each animal head is created by folding a single piece of cardboard, and may be easily assembled without any …

messina desk accessory

Desk Accessories Round Up

The unique selection of stationery and desk supplies at Anthropologie never fails to make me smile. There is always something new at the store that will catch my eye. Here’s a list of desk accessories …

bao bao issey miyake fall winter 2014

Bao Bao Issey Miyake Fall 2014

I can’t believe that I haven’t featured this geometric sculptural bag before, especially given my self-proclaimed bag addict label. Bao Bao has been around since 2000, and is a “shapes made by chance” creation of …