Happiness is… an old style Rotring 600 mechanical draughting pencil.
Woah..! That is a nice pocket knife for a whittlin’ sticks with, right there.
Table Lamp. c.1950 by Anthony Ingolia.
Steel, nickel, aluminum, and enamel. 15 x 10 x 11” (38.1 x 25.4 x 27.9 cm).
Manufactured by Heifetz Mfg. Co.
Via MoMA Collection.
Orb&Cup is a two-piece product: the two separate parts of the design were created by Alex Hellum and Thomas Jenkins individually.
The Cup by Thomas Jenkins is based on the idea of a traditional Norwegian wooden cup, whilst the Orb, by Alex Hellum, is a container for transporting a piece of fruit, a snack, a tea bag, etc. The Orb&Cup are held together with an industrial elastic band.
That is one classy Everyday Carry, right there.
Inspired by the work of computer scientist Jun Mitani, who creates three-dimensional structures with smoothly curved surfaces by folding flat materials, Issey Miyake has designed 132 5. a range of clothing that expand from two-dimensional geometric shapes into structured shirts, skirts, pants and dresses.
Series 7. Designed by Arne Jacobsen for Fritz Hansen, Denmark. 1950’s.
Engineered and crafted by hand in the UK, the Nogg is a modern chicken coop that looks more like sculpture.
Designed to encourage domestic farming, the coop is made from strong cedar wood, which is fresh scented and naturally antibacterial, and features stainless steel trimming, locks & fasteners together with an elevated glass dome.