Canadian Design Brand EQ3 Turns 20 + Expands Across North America

High-quality furniture and home goods for design-minded individuals

Headquartered in Winnipeg, Canada, the design brand EQ3 (a reference to the emotional quotient of three-dimensional spaces) turned 20 this April—and to accompany the anniversary, they’ve reinforced their presence in the US. Known for premium furniture, home goods and accessories (many of which have been designed and manufactured in Canada) as well as a detailed customization platform, the vertically integrated brand’s reputation, repertoire and prices …

Black Linen Tea Towel

SoCal-based home goods purveyor Norden, run by a husband and wife duo, really excels at the artist collaboration: from a new zig-zag shaped candle made with A Question of Eagles (that smells like the Angeles National Forest) to this simple yet striking Belgian linen tea towel designed by Chicago-based artist Cody Hudson (aka Struggle Inc). Norden’s selection may be small but each item on offer …

Keap’s Simple, Scented Candles

Melting coconut wax into affordable jars of joy in Brooklyn

We love a thoughtfully made candle here at CH, and newly launched Keap raises the bar even higher with their status as a public benefit corporation. A sustainable coconut wax blend (in lieu of paraffin, soy or beeswax) is hand-poured in their Brooklyn studio into made-in-USA recycled glass containers. Four proprietary scents were made with an NYC-based perfumer, and they range from the take-me-straight-to-the-Catskills Wood …