Luxe Home Swap

Five elite homes in unexpected places and an exclusive offer for CH readers

Even the most opulent hotels can’t replace the comforts of home, where decor and amenities truly speak to your interests. While plenty of alternatives exist in the form of apartment swapping and rental sites, few tailor their offerings to the style-minded and are as affordable as the membership-based Luxe Home Swap. The site allows users to browse thousands of homes from around the world to …

Jig and Crown

Massproductions pack a colorfully modern punch with the bold lines of two new chairs

The new Jig chair by Massproductions in Stockholm is, in a word, beautiful. Absolutely poised in its form and slightly odd colorways, it’s the work of English designer Chris Martin (who founded Massproductions with his design partner Magnus Elebäck). Where most designers would opt for accents and poppy colors on the upholstery itself (reserving subtle neutrals for the frame), Massproduction takes the opposite route here, …

Letter Opener

$175 width=”100″ height=”100″ /> $175 Jean Prouvé Letter Opener Hands down the chicest letter opener around. Designed by the master of French modernism in 1938 and reissued by Vitra with his family’s blessing. Available from Available from The Shop at Cooper Hewitt for $175 width=”300″ height=”300″ /> Jean Prouvé Letter Opener Hands down the chicest letter opener around. Designed by the master of French modernism …