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The Hansen Family

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Retro-sustainable Danish furniture design by Gesa Hansen.

Hailing from a long line of architects and carpenters, Gesa Hansen raids the family archives to create her wonderful line of furniture inspired by mid-century modern Scandanavian design. Now based in Paris, Hansen sources sustainable oak from local forests to produce unique and beautiful pieces under The Hansen Family mark. The limited line includes a curvacious coffee table, a desk with colorful......read more

Tea Houses by Swatt Miers Architects

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Three small buildings in a Silicon Valley oak grove offer a quiet retreat

When the owner of a Silicon Valley property decided to renovate his family home, he also decided to make good on an idea he and his daughter shared: building treehouses in an oak grove on the edge of the property. While not exactly treehouses per se, these three tea houses nestled among the stands of oak should do the trick. Designed by Swatt Miers Architects, the glass-paneled tea houses......read more

A Year on the Road: Mirror Pond

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Revisiting my favorite place in autumn to reflect on the year

One winding autumn drive through Oak Creek Canyon in Northern Arizona brought me to a place that I've been coming back to every year since. I return to a cove with such spectacular reflections that you actually get lost in what's real and what's mirrored. It's the perfect place to reflect within, listen, and watch the patterns glitter in the speckled sun. My mirror pond.  Mediation......read more

Nightlands, "I Fell In Love With A Feeling"

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Watch a couple of silver-painted mates get followed by floating geometric globs

When Dave Hartley isn't manning the bass for War On Drugs, he stays busy recording orchestral, layered pop songs under the Nightlands alias. "I Fell In Love With A Feeling" is a shimmering, horn-adorned track from Nightlands' latest release, Oak Island, and it now has some surreal visuals to go along with it. The two-minute clip, directed by David Kessler, follows the silver-painted Hartley......read more

Moneyless Invades the Bay Area with Yarn Sculptures

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Geometric installations pop up around San Francisco and Oakland.

Italian artist Moneyless, known for his 3D geometric installations constructed from yarn and string, was in San Francisco recently for the Linear Empires show at White Walls Gallery. Evidently he took some time to ramble around the Bay Area and craft some uncommissioned works in the great outdoors. The angular sculptures consist of straight clean lines arranged in spatially organized webs that......read more

Papa & Barkley Relief Soak

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Post holiday unwind and rejuvenate $30.00

Made with sea salts imported from Israel and infused with whole plant cannabis flower resin, Releaf Soak is an ideal way to wind down after a long day. Available for delivery or in stores in California, the potion's formulation is 3:1 THC:CBD—or what Papa and Barkley call the "Right Ratio."...read more

Wine Barrel Lazy Susan

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Up-cycled aged oak wine barrel $129.00

Our Wine Barrel Lazy Susan delivers dishes right to you with a simple flick of the wrist. Rotating in the center of the table, its displays the original imprint of the cooperage of origin. Did we mention that it's a converted oak barrel end, gainfully re-employed as a spinning server? Made in USA. 23.5"D x 2"H    ...read more

Rugged Rukus by Eton

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Soak up sun and songs with this solar-powered, smartphone-charging speaker $100.00

Eton has upgraded its popular solar-powered Rukus wireless speaker with tough, splash-proof housing that lets you take it camping--or really, anywhere you want--without having to coddle it. And as long as the sun is shining, the Rugged Rukus with stay charged. The wireless speaker is Bluetooth-enabled, so it will happily pair up with any device that supports streaming, then deliver tunes through......read more

Shay Kun: Tear Drop

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Dreamy, photorealistic paintings of rain-soaked streets

Shay Kun's most recent collection of paintings depict rainy street scenes from the perspective of a driver or passenger in a car. The paintings, collectively titled Tear Drop (spotted on Faith is Torment), are so realistic that it's hard to believe there isn't some digital trickery at play. But these are not photoshopped; what you see is only oil painted on canvas by the hand of an artist......read more

Screen-Printed Mini Sky Planters

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Triple pack of inverted Boskke planters featuring artwork by Marcus Oakley $109.00

Remember the space-saving Boskke Sky Planters we featured a while back?  Well, they're back with a collaborative artist series produced with the Jaguar Shoes collective. The triple pack of inverted ceramic pots features custom artwork by Marcus Oakley, who applied playful illustrations to each in a flora/fauna theme. The planters come complete with everything you need to grow......read more

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