La Grande Bibliothèque de Montreal

Back in the ‘70s, there was a public service campaign in the United States called R.I.F. – Reading Is Fundamental, which encouraged school-aged children to read more books. Apparently the government of Quebec feels the same, but also wants its citizens to read in a beautifully constructed, modern dwelling. The brand new Bibliothèque Nationale, which opened two weeks ago to huge fanfare and people lined …

OOH OOH

No doubt the most playful and light hearted exhibitors at ICFF were the San Francisco based, nights-and-weeekends collective LIFT. They presented OOH OOH, a larger than life upholstered gorilla that disassembles to become three comfy loungers. Lounging above are LIFT's Nick Cronan, Eric Bergman, and Pichaya Puttorngul (left to right).

Flight 001 Spacepak

Short of vacuum sealing your clothes, there's no better way to make the most of your suitcase than being well organized. Some of us do this naturally, while others can use a little assistance. For the latter Flight 001 has introduced the Spacepak Line of 6 bags to go in your bags. I flew to LA yesterday and used the Clothes Pak and the Shoe …