Tucker Viemeister’s Log Type E Chair

A piece inspired by an iconic Eames design, carved from a red oak trunk

With a balance of timeless inspiration, new technology and traditional material, industrial designer Tucker Viemeister created the Type E chair. Viemeister took the physical impression of the classic Eames plastic mid-century chair and embedded it into a red oak log. “The guys at Wooda challenged me to make a chair,” he explains to CH, “but I told them I already liked the Eames chair.” Upon …

Itz’ana Home Collection

The wooden furniture custom-made by Samuel Amoia for the Belize property is available to all

Though Itz’ana Resort & Residences, located in Placencia, Belize, doesn’t officially open until winter of 2016, there’s a way to experience a taste—without having to purchase one of their private beachfront villas. The interiors were designed by NYC-based Samuel Amoia, who transformed natural materials into simple, geometric pieces that fuse beautifully with the local setting. Itz’ana’s developers, Foundry Collective, were impressed enough with the results …