Gramophone iPhone and iPad Speakers by Restoration Hardware

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Restoration Hardware’s Gramophone docks for the iPhone and iPad take Thomas Edison’s phonograph invention from the late 1800s and blend it with modern day elegance. The iconic speaker horn from those early machines amplified sound with the power of pure physics, essentially taking the sounds from a small source and stretching it. Simply set your iPhone or iPad in the solid wood dock, and the metal horn will boost its volume by three to four times, with zero need for electricity. Though this isn’t the first horn speaker we’ve seen on the market, it’s definitely the sleekest and with two subtle color options in the mix as well, we think it’s one that will be a great addition to any upcoming remodeling plans.

Nudie Jeans Post Recycled Denim Rugs

Nudie Jeans Post Recycled Denim Rugs

Here’s something unique from Swedish brand Nudie Jeans. The brand’s been exploring opportunities to be more eco-friendly and this started a few seasons back when they introduced a line of organic denims to their mix of offerings. Now, they’ve started to turn worn out or destroyed denim into recycled rugs. The result’s outstanding as the Post Recycled Denim Rugs are made from worn-out Nudie Jeans. Each rug is produced by cutting used denim into serrated strips that are then sewn together and rolled. All pieces are produced in Turkey and be available exclusively at Nudie Jeans House in Los Angeles and Nudie Jeans Concept Stores worldwide with a price tag of $599 USD.

Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec x Japan Brand Wajima Collection

Wajima Collection by Ronan & Erwan Bourollec x Japan Brand

Designers Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec and Japan Brand recently collaborated on the Wajima collection, a series of accessories for the home that incorporate traditional Japanese lacquer techniques and finishes. Daily Icon describes The Lamp as a, “Luminous box that highlights the magnificence of lacquer while presenting large shiny surfaces reflecting light. Thanks to the red glow diffused by the light when switched on, a very subtle mood emanates from the lacquer and creates a smooth and captivating atmosphere.”

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Design: Grey Oak Flooring

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Trendir brings light to a great remodeling idea. Reinvent the conventional route of classic hardwood flooring by inserting grey oak. It’s a bit more refined and definitely breaks the norm. The grey oak featured offers cool, calm and collected shades that will complement any interior.

Edmond by Frette: For the younger, casual audience

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Frette, purveyor of elegant and expensive linens, has come out with a new more relaxed line targeted at the younger, aspirational customer with a lower price point (components for a standard bed are in the $400-$450 range). Named after Edmond Frette, the Edmond collection ranges from sheets and pillows to throws and blankets made of fine merino wool and cashmere. The new sub-brand pays homage to Italian style with black and white geometrics and exotic animal prints. The brand will be sold at the Edmond Frette shop in London and at all 10 Frette boutiques in the United States this fall.

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Extra Normal Clock by Ross McBride

  At first glance, this Extra Normal timepiece is an elegant, minimal clock. But things are not so simple. A subtle effect is taking place, as elusive numbers pass in and out of view. The "hour hand" is actually a disk, with...

  At first glance, thi...

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