Chisel & Mouse make plaster desktop-size models of iconic architecture from New York, London, Chicago & unique places like the Bauhaus Dessau building & LA’s Capitol Records Tower as well as 1:5000 scale cityscapes of these & other urban centers around the world. Another option is having them model your own home.
The two most popular spices in your kitchen are stylishly contained in Utopia Kitchens’ 2-in-1 Salt & Pepper grinder. Space-saving, convenient & on both ends, the grind is adjustable from coarse to fine.
German knife-maker Ulrich Hennicke created the Y2 MonoStahl chef’s knife; its length & profile give it classic dimensions but the difference is the detail. It features a C100Cr6 carbon mono-steel blade, an octagonal oak handle & a polished brass bolster.
It’s a fairly discreet video doorbell that streams in 720p so you can hide inside undetected to efficiently view & ignore unwanted visitors & even record activity around your entry in 1080P. Ring Pro also offers a standard doorbell ring, 2-way conversation & optional cloud recording of your security footage.
Designer Philippe Starck does things his way. The latest example is the SPEETBOX wood stove system that consists of modular cubes that can be stacked & arranged to best fit your space & style. Once you configure the fire & electronic module, the rest of the design is up to you & includes seating & storage. In addition to its good looks, it’s a highly efficient heating system.
Founded in east Texas in 2011, the Texas Rover Company offers American-made products inspired by exploration & adventure that are built to last a lifetime. The collapsible Humphrey Chair borrows its design from a classic 1800s camp chair with a frame of Pecan wood, carbon steel hinges, and a seat of oiled, full-grain leather.
Originally designed for a museum exhibit, this oversized version of the iconic Anglepoise 1227 desk lamp makes a bold statement in any space. Fully extended it stands over 8-feet tall and is available in the same aluminum construction and powder-coated finishes offered on the original.
The German-made, stainless steel CUBE is not your average backyard fire-pit. When you want to extinguish the fire, you simply flip it over. The unique design of the firebowl keeps all the wood, ash and smoldering coals inside while blocking out air it needs to burn. When there’s no fire burning in the CUBE, it can be used as a stool or side table.
The smart pitcher from Brita does more than just remove the toxins and microbes from your drinking water, it also tracks your water intake and orders its own filter replacements through Amazon’s Dash Replenishment service.
Artist Matt Ferguson has created a series of officially licensed & limited edition Star Wars posters that are a cut above. His clean, high contrast designs capture key cinematic scenes from the original trilogy and are offered in full color, and gold-hued variants. All measure 12X24 inches.