Hanging Out in the Garden

I took this picture at the University Village Ravenna Gardens last summer. I was reminded that colorful folding furniture can be a great design element – both when it is being used or folded-up and stored on a fence, wall or the side of a house.  The furniture shown here is from the French company Fermob. […]

My Miami Vice: Atelier Verkant Containers

Since seeing them in a catalog a few years ago, I have been a big fan of Atelier Verkant containers. Here’s the link to my first posting about them. In December while in Miami, I was finally able to see them in all of their glory. They are just as dreamy in person as they are […]

It’s a Small, Small World. And Musical Too. Thank You, Chen Peng!

A month ago I received an envelope from China.  When I opened it, I discovered a Wi-Fi controlled RGD light bulb similar to what I had blogged about earlier this year.  There was no note – just the light bulb.  I was shocked (not literally) when I realized that a manufacturer or supplier of RGD bulbs […]