Traditional Japanese carpentry employs a variety of ancient techniques that allow wooden structures to be built without the use of any nails, screws, adhesives, or modern power tools. To the Western observer, that may seem far from structurally sound; however, there are many buildings constructed using traditional Japanese wood joinery methods that have stood for hundreds of years.
Most cat lovers know that our feline friends need things like scratching posts, beds, and climbing spots to keep them...
Sleep is a foundation for good health.
Are you familiar with the German word Gesamtkunstwerk? It's defined as a “total art” or “a work of art that makes use of all or many art forms.” You might be wondering, does such art exist? The short answer is yes. Some of the most iconic pieces of architecture involve the creation of a total work of art considered on all scales.
Have you heard of the kotatsu?
Equal parts function and form, the Muzhi cupboard is a practical and elegant alternative to the average kitchen cabinet.
It’s not often that humans and their cats have furniture that is designed for both of them. A kitty might claim a spot as “theirs” on the couch or the bed, or their person will have to pay a lot for cat-centric furnishings that leave much to be desired, design-wise. But luckily, the creatives behind the Colombian brand CatLife are changing that with their clever Gatrimonial bed.
Many companies are realizing that sustainability is no longer just a business buzzword—it's a necessary and desirable goal.
By now, those of us who are fortunate enough to work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic have probably gotten...
Brighten up your home with this Interactive Cloud lamp—a fluffy cumulous cloud with hidden LED lights that sync to your music. Designed by Richard Clarkson Studio, Interactive Cloud comes in a range of sizes and functions. Suspend it from the ceiling or group multiple clouds together to recreate the sky indoors. Wherever it is displayed, Interactive Cloud unites light and sound for a stunning effect.
Cats enjoy sleeping in enclosed spaces—it's why they love to snuggle in a good box.
Over the past few months, many of our homes have shifted, somewhat reluctantly, into our office space, school, lounge area,...