Optical Illusion Rug or Floor Stencil

When we looked closely at this 3D rug, we realized that it was really an assemblage of simple shapes that LOOKED way more complex that in is. Very cool as a rug OR as a ...

Read More 10.22.14 | 1:49pm

Fallen Autumn Leaves are a Material for Making

Walking in the park the other day, we saw a young woman lying in a huge pile of brightly-colored leaves…half buried really, resting; she looked relaxed and content.  Around her three little girls were all ...

Read More 10.22.14 | 4:05am

Adjustable Rolling Table for Matisse AND Us

When we looked closely at images of the invalid Matisse sitting in bed or in a chair making his beautiful paper cutouts, we realized that he used an adjustable bed table similar to one we’ve ...

Read More 10.21.14 | 2:04pm

BIG Leaning Mirrors Expand the View

I’m crazy about how mirrors can animate a room and bring it to life. Particularly oversize, leaning mirrors. I thought these were beauties. … You don’t need to do anything — no hanging or rigging; ...

Read More 10.20.14 | 1:00pm