The Fruits of their Labor: American Artisans at Work

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It’s only fitting that for Labor Day Weekend we share with you a few of our brands that are powered by artisans who go above and beyond what it takes to make pieces that are artfully minded, ethically crafted, and carry the stories of the people who made them. It’s no surprise that they’re also some of our favorites, the

Before and After: Our New Showroom Transformation

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Our 10,000 sq. ft showroom was reconstructed into the space of our dreams over the course of 9 months – we want to show you step-by-step of how we got here, what the process involved, and what we still have up our sleeves for the future. 38 Wareham St at its purest has been a labor of love and dedication,

What’s New at Our New Showroom!

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Besides the obvious new showroom location and combining our offices to all be under one roof, there’s a lot of newness happening around us at 38 Wareham St. The magic that the team has built out of 10,000 sq ft is a sight to be seen, the many months of tinkering with the floor-plan to get everything exactly right paid

Product Spotlight: BK 11 Lounge Chair

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This is a continuation of the product spotlight series in which one member of the team covers a design of their choosing! We hope to break down design in a way that is digestible and focused and tell the story of just how your favorite lounge chair or table made its way from a designers sketch to our showroom. And

Essentials for an Intimate Outdoor Tablescape

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Let’s face the facts, the most exciting things in life revolve around eating. So when the warm weather hits we’re ready to run outside with all of our favorite tableware and get our charcuterie on, probably with an insane shopping-spree to pick up far too many marcona almonds and cheese from Formaggio. But when we start dreaming about these feasts, we’re

The Family Traditions of Ercol Furniture

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This Father’s Day weekend in honor of all the dads who’ve encouraged us to explore our passions, we’re honoring a long legacy of fathers, sons, and daughters collaborating creatively – the Ercolani way. We’ve written about the father of Ercol Furniture, Lucian Ercolani and his Originals Collection, and how his reinvention of the Windsor chair set a new standard for

The Abstract World of Jaime Hayon

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On the cover of the Financial Times’ often serious How to Spend It magazine, Jaime Hayon is dressed like a clown. His make-up and black and white triangle pom-pom hat are reminiscent of Pierrot. “Designers take themselves too seriously,” he insists. The image matches his work – Jaime’s designs often ask us to leave normalcy behind as we enter a

Our Favorite Moments from NYCxDesign Week

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NYCxDesign week is the epitome of everything the design community does well – larger than life trade shows like ICFF, expertly curated exhibits that toe the line of modern art and design, showrooms styled to the nines for all passersby and lots of Aperol Spritz. Everybody on the team went into last week with different intentions, assignments, and goals, but