All posts tagged Furniture

Wake Up and Smell the Succulents: Building a Living Table for Bird Rock Coffee

Let’s just say that Ryan Benoit, my partner-in-everything-actually, brings a lot to the table. Among them: plants.

You might already know that he’s been designing beautiful living tables for some time now.…

WestEdge Design Fair Recap: Notes From a Balcony Garden Installation, and Our First-Ever Presentation!

Holy moly, John Gidding is chilling on our balcony right now, was one thought that entered our minds last Saturday evening.…

Postcard From L.A.: Exploring Outer Space (Inside the City!) at Ilan Dei Venice

“It’s unpredictable to be in a space that’s both indoor and outdoor in the same breath,” says furniture/accessories/interior designer Ilan Dei as he stands in the shop he founded last year in Venice, California.…

Gone, Hollywood: A Wild, Modern Home That Will Make You Forget You’re in LA

Like Zora Neale Hurston said, “Trees and plants always look like the people they live with, somehow.” So it seems wonderfully apt that Lora and Frank Banzali — two magnetic Midwesterners who traded Illinois winters for LA’s endless summer — would cultivate their surroundings with cold-hardy plants that mingle easily with sun-hungry tropicals.…

What We Read This Week: Painting With Pollen, Trees at Dior and the Queen-Sized Camellias of Eudora Welty

✚ Flavorwire, a great place to explore stuff you’ve always wondered about and didn’t even know it, recently ran a story about plant furniture.…

Meanwhile on Ryan Benoit Design: Bringing Home the Ironwood

Over at RB’s blog, he fills us in on the latest addition to our family of woods, a mammoth gift from a coworker.