Monthly Archives: June 2013

Kasuri Home

Kasuri Home

The dreamchild of artist and designer Catalina Arocena, KasuriHome recrafts vintage Japanese kimono into one-of-a-kind home accessories with a distinctly contemporary vibe – quilts, pillows, and curtains that are as much works of modern art as they are functional objects.  (more…)

JUJU Papers

Juju paper

Avery Thatcher works magic on her handcrafted wallpaper collections with sprightly imagery and eco-conscious materials, all printed with water-based ink on durable sustainably-harvested papers. (more…)

Raphia Chair

Raphia Chair

The duality of hand craftsmanship and technology is beautifully reconciled in the Raphia Chair for Casamania, recently introduced at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile Milano. (more…)

Siebert & Rice Terracotta

Siebert&Rice Terracotta

If you visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art, you might expect to find examples of Tuscan terracotta vessels in displays of ancient Etruscan art or Roman artifacts. But look closely at the filled planters and urns that decorate the common areas. (more…)