All posts tagged: washington dc

from the field

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book + magazine / design / home goods

 [all images courtesy of field] recently i came across field, a washington DC-based design brand in collaboration with designers from all around the world and (the sweet part) manufactured in USA by a network of independent craftsmen. well, if you’re curious how i came across to field : south australia-based daniel/emma is the common tread. here are some of my favorites: + magnifier (waldorf, MD) by daniel/emma 

house of sweden

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architecture / scandinavian design

i passed by house of sweden yesterday on the way to visit a potential project site in georgetown, washington dc. though the rest of group was on the mission to explore the site, the rock creek etc, i can’t help but wanting to snap some photos about this building. (my scandinavian radar was totally ON  ) designed by Gert Wingårdh and Tomas Hansen, house of sweden was completed in 2006. the building houses the embassy of sweden and […]

39days until

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food / holiday & celebration / travel

had a day trip to washington DC last friday, explored little bit george town area, ( i was here before but never walked up to wisconsin ave — a cute neighborhood ! love the row-house style ) and we found this boutique cafe on Wisconsin Ave, among all the antique furniture shops, beautiful bridal store, several other small coffee shops. the reason why it attracted us – the illy sign on window! who can resist illy? patisserie poupon 1645 Wisconsin Ave NW (between […]