new designs for the times
In the US's Portland Monthly Amara Holstein writes, "ONE BRIGHT SPOT of our current economic doldrums is that designers are looking back to classic values of longevity and craft. So forget all the mass-produced plastic—this year, the focus is on locally made, eco-friendly, and well-considered goods for the home." That'd be Tom Dixon on the left and Bouroullec Bros on the right. And the Bloom Grandelier at number 17. Uhuh. Link.