Shiro Kuramata

Japanese furniture designer Shiro Kuramata created pieces that seem free from gravity. He typically uses materials that are transparent and a combinations of surfaces that plays with light that are visually beautiful.  Featured images: Cabinet de Curiosité, 1989 acrylic.

Stand Out Don’t Blend In

Great day at the New York showroom at Robin’s Jean, a brand that celebrates nonconformity with a little rock and roll, motorcycle chic and meant to be seen designs – more is more. Los Angeles based brand Robin’s Jean is designed and founded by Robin Chretien who immigrated to the US from Lyon, France in 1996.… Continue reading Stand Out Don’t Blend In


Never thought I would be a fan of camouflage furniture, but this chair is quite chic especially with the rust pillow accent and traditional rug. The great choice of the chair design along with the quality of the upholstery marries well with the camouflage pattern. It’s another reminder to always keep an open mind and… Continue reading Unexpected