Jean Prouve; Cradle

Jean Prouvé designed this one-off baby cradle in 1936 for the daughter of a friend and collaborator, architect Marcel Lods. It's constructed of stainless steel bands–some painted–and has rubber wheels inspired by the landing gear of small planes of the era, according to the description at Tajan, the Parisian auction house featuring it in their May 17 sale. via Greg Allen's daddytypes.com

Nest

All my friends with babies complain about the lack of nicely designed furniture for their kids. Well… Nest, by Bug Design might be the start of a new trend. It is, by far, is the best looking piece of baby furniture I have ever seen! But don't let the good looks fool you, it has all the stability and functionality you'd want in a high …

Day14

Bill Griffin and Andy Maw (Day14 ) asked 18 artists what was a source of wonder to them as a child. The result is an online gallery , book and exhibit of work from Neville Brody, Pete Fowler, eboy, Rinzen, Michael Gillette and others. Each piece is on a 1 meter square canvas. While the topic may seem a little hoakey, the work is rather …