we love a parsons table as much as the next person, but a workspace with a sleeker profile (and german-austrian meets japanese design pedigree) seems just right for 2010. steel pipe desk from the MUJI manufactured by thonet collection.
looking back at some of the niftiest goods from this decade. numero uno, modern chandeliers.
lindsay adelman agnes candelabra
orbit chandelier by patrick townsend
established & sons torch light
work lamp from form us with love
this trend has been around for awhile (in fact, wethinks it graced the pages of ye olde dominoe once upon a time) but it’s come full circle, with outerwear, children’s accessories, and hair, respectively.
horizon coat from j. crew
mountain beanbag from smallable
daphne, shot by garance doré
though, let’s be honest, nothing beats the gradient radiator.
favorite color, hands down.
hand (so-called for “have a nice day”) is a new restaurant in paris with a DIY-américain aesthetic: hanging light bulbs, vintage school chairs and bright red floors. it has no website yet, and the only review we’ve read claims that their house caesar “might have been created by a drunk at a motel salad bar” (meow!), but we’re here to talk about design and wow do we like those navy blue walls.
we generally stick to a very strict set of picture-hanging standards: the accepted gallery-style midpoint of 60 inches from the floor or 57 inches from the baseboard. however! like any good rule there are always exceptions, and the home of frederic méchiche in the marais district of paris is one. photographed by interiors magazine.