Lyfe Geodesic Floating Planter

The zero-gravity system uses custom magnets to twirl plants in the air

A year ago, Stockholm-based American designer (and scientist) Simon Morris launched his levitating Flyte lamp and—literally and figuratively—lifted up the world of lighting design. Now, Morris and the Flyte team are taking the concept even further, as they introduce Lyfe, an eye-catching zero-gravity growing system that lets users grow plants in mid-air. Like the Flyte lightbulbs, Lyfe’s planters rotate in the air, giving all sides …

Plant-in-City’s Architectural Terrariums

Whether from wood or copper, these ecosystems house wonders

With the ease of upkeep for air plants and terrariums—not to mention their flourishing, eco-wonderland-like contributions to offices and living spaces—there is an array of curious new options on the market. One, rather distinct from the rest, is NYC-based Plant-in-City founded by Huy Bui. In lieu of glass or ceramics, Bui works with wood, copper and steel—and his geometric pieces take their design cues from …

Six Eye-Catching Planters

From statement metallic pots to minimalist wares, thoughtfully designed pieces to house your beloved greenery

Once you’ve gotten the knack of keeping finicky houseplants healthy and green, they’ll soon outgrow their current residences, and when they do—consider upgrading to one of these eye-catching planters. From the statement metallics to minimalist designs, there’s something to match the mood of any room—and plant. Check out more unusual planters in our Buy section. Graphyne Planter + Cutout Tray Brooklyn-based design studio Light + …