COOL HUNTING /
GLASS

Glass

LINK-ABOUT-IT
Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Silent for 13 Years, a NASA Spacecraft Makes Communication The IMAGE spacecraft, an acronym of Imager for Magnetopause-to-Aurora Global Exploration, launched back in March 2000 to observe activity in the Earth's magnetosphere. It ceased communication...
CLOTHING_ACCESSORIES
Glacier Sunglasses
High-tech, high-performance mineral sunglasses, Vuarnet's Glacier model features pure gray, silver flashed lenses. With a distinct pilot style and unmistakable quality beholden to Italian production, this unisex accessory can withstand active use in...
DESIGN
CH Omakase 2017: Fferrone Design Albers Vase + Rare Presenter Set
Color is a big influence on this year’s Omakase collection. With that in mind, we asked Chicago-based multidisciplinary designer Felicia Ferrone, a longtime CH collaborator and founder of Fferrone Design (note that her last name has one F, the...
CLOTHING_ACCESSORIES
Day + Night Sunglasses
Pairing The Arrivals' modern, minimal aesthetics with the quality of French heritage eyewear brand VUARNET, the Day + Night sunglasses convey a timeless style. From components of the utmost quality—stainless steel frames with deep acetate rims and...
FOOD_DRINK
FREEZE Cooling Pint Glasses (Set of Two)
With Host's FREEZE Cooling Pint Glasses, all one needs to do is pop them into the freezer for at least two hours before filling up with beer. This guarantees that the liquid stays at the ideal 43 to 53 degrees Fahrenheit. It's all thanks to a proprietary...
TECH
Lensabl's Quality Prescription Lenses For Any Frames
Eliminating the need for one of the most painstaking, time-consuming and relatively expensive processes, Lensabl makes lenses for any pair of glasses you own. Unlike other online spectacle and sunglasses retailers, there are no frames for sale here...
DESIGN
Benjamin Milstein's Contemporary Art Bong Pop-up Shop at Chateau Marmont
The definition of art may be somewhat ungraspable, but there's no denying the artistic value and intent behind Grey Space Art's catalogue of luxury bongs and pipes. Founder Benjamin Milstein's new pop-up art gallery inside LA's Chateau Marmont attests...
FURNITURE_DECOR
"Lid" Storage Container
Almost too pretty to use (though entirely functional by design), this storage container was made in collaboration by Melbourne studio-meets-store Third Drawer Down and Tom Dixon. Crafted from blue glass and white marble, it can be used to house almost...
FOOD_DRINK
Lowball 2: The Pinch
Upon first glance, Discommon's new Lowball 2: The Pinch already looks like a drastically different snifter. For starters, it's made from aerospace-grade aluminum which is then machined to create a striking texture, and not just for aesthetic reasons;...
CLOTHING_ACCESSORIES
Limited Edition Robert Rauschenberg Sunglasses
Inspired by the colors Robert Rauschenberg used in his beloved ROCI project, these three new Warby Parker sunglasses are bright and playful—perfect for the summer months. The Primrose Crystal pink hue comes with brown lenses, while the Crystal Marina...
DESIGN
Architect and Designer Jeffrey Beers Discusses Gotham Market
Beneath The Ashland residences in Fort Greene, Brooklyn a new eight restaurant center—Gotham Market—has just opened its doors. Within, one finds floor-to-ceiling windows, exposed brick, reclaimed wood and, of course, numerous food and drink options...
CULTURE
Studio Visit: Glass-Maker Mark Pavlovits
Molten glass, metal rods, burning furnaces, cold water, strength and patience are the tools of LA-based glass artist Mark Pavlovits' trade. Pavlovits found his way into the perilous world of glassblowing when he least expected it, but it was a serendipitous...
FURNITURE_DECOR
Glass Carafe
Retro-futuristic and perfect for the bar or bedside table, Anna Karlin's glass carafes are just kitsch enough. Available in mint and lavender, pink and blue or a more subtle white and yellow, each is made from handblown glass and holds 1300ml. Not...
DESIGN
Julbo Reissues Their Timeless Vermont Classic
French eyewear company Julbo began making protective glasses for the crystal-hunters of Chamonix back in 1888 and in 1950 released classic mountaineering glasses, The Vermont. The latter were worn by mountaineers and rockstars at the beginning...
CLOTHING_ACCESSORIES
STYLE
St Louis Sunglasses
KREWE du Optic makes specs and sunglasses inspired by founder Stirling Barrett's passion for his hometown of New Orleans. Our pick from the brand for this winter is the new colorway for the St Louis: Blue Steel to Burgundy. Handmade with Italian acetate...
FURNITURE_DECOR
Glass French Press
Taking a classic design and adding beautiful contemporary flair, Saint Augustine, FL-based Yield's Glass French Press is made from premium heat-proof borosilicate glass, so it can withstand super-high temperatures. Available in gray, orange or clear...
STYLE
Etro + Marchon Eyewear
Whether it's the low-set winter sun or the tropical brightness of a holiday escape, there's a need for sunglasses in all seasons. The latest collection designed by Italian heritage brand Etro, and constructed by the eyewear experts at Marchon...
LIMITED_EDITION
The Black Box
Limited to 50 special edition kits, North Drinkware and The James Brand's The Black Box unites a custom product from both Portland-based makers, packaged in a laser-etched, black-stained wooden box. From CH favorite North, two of their signature eight...
DESIGN
London Design Festival 2016: "Breathless" at Brompton Design District
With a theme of transformation guiding all the works within the Brompton Design District at this year's London Design Festival, the Czech Centre London set to construct an application of this theme upon our understanding of glassblowing. The resulting...
STYLE
Timo Weiland's CFDA Retail Lab at Cadillac House
Back during New York Fashion Week: Men's, consistently hot brand Timo Weiland made their men's spring/summer 2017 pieces available immediately post-runway show. And they did so at NYC's new Cadillac House, right where the runway show took place...
DESIGN
LensCrafters’ New Clarifye Eye Exam
Getting your eyes examined ranks up there with having your teeth cleaned—it’s not fun, it’s easy to put off, yet both are incredibly important for your health. LensCrafters has spent the last five years working on Clarifye, their impressive new proprietary...
FOOD-DRINK
Spill-Proof Spinning Wine Glasses
For those among us who are klutzy, prone to having one-too-many wines or own white furniture, Aura Glass' new endeavor might be a saving grace from teetering stemware. Currently funding on Kickstarter, their new spill-proof wine glasses roll around...
FURNITURE_DECOR
Leafy Rainbow Bowl
Inspired by Rococo decorative arts and nature, with a wildly psychedelic slant, Australian artist Kate Rohde's Leafy Bowls are unique and awe-inspiring. Made in all kinds of colorways, from food-safe resin, her dishes can be used as fruit bowls, vases...
Loading More...