Origami Teapot

Inspired by the shape of diamond facets, Bre & Co’s porcelain Origami Teapot boasts bold lines and a strong design that holds four cups of tea. The pot is slip-cast using a traditional method, then hand-finished with a raw black glaze by Brooklyn ceramic artist Michio Shimada.

Original Grain Launches Handcrafted Watches With Wood Dials

The brand launches solid wood dials in two collections for summer 2016

Sponsored by Original Grain

Solid wood watch dials are the latest addition to Original Grain‘s collection. After a wildly successful Kickstarter campaign, the brand continues to launch stylish and eco-conscious watches inspired by the Pacific Northwest. Featuring 100% exotic and sustainable wood, Original Grain timepieces stand out with their use of pau rosa (rosewood), American maple, mahogany and reclaimed American oak from whiskey barrels. The wood demonstrates the brand’s …

TYG Spectacles

Luca de’ Finis + Enrico Prisco share coastal inspiration and made-in-Italy design

Sponsored by MINI

by Ivan Carvalho for Freunde von Freunden With over 7,000 kilometers of coastline, Italy is blessed by geography since locals are never too far from a beach and a chance to soak up the sun’s rays. It’s no wonder then that wearing sunglasses has become second nature to them. “It’s an unwritten rule we Italians have,” says Luca de’ Finis, co-founder of eyewear brand TYG …