Humanscale’s QuickStand

Minimal and wildly functional, this flexible platform makes any surface into a sit/stand workstation

Sponsored by Humanscale

Many of us long for jobs that don’t require sitting down for eight (or more) hours a day. For those who don’t want to change what they do, just how they do it, Humanscale‘s QuickStand is the latest in their line of products that changes your seated workspace into one that easily and quickly converts to a standing one. We’ve been testing it out at …

Colorful Office Additions

Functional accessories and furniture in subtle and vibrant hues

Without a doubt, color influences our psychology—from moods to productivity—and as much as we champion minimalism here at CH, sometimes black-and-white-with-leather-details isn’t enough to stimulate the creative juices. While you’re saving up for that one stunning piece of artwork you admire, here are some pieces of furniture and desk accessories that are not only functional but also add pops of subtle or vibrant hues to …

Hedley & Bennett’s Los Angeles HQ

The apron maker's new hybrid workspace, factory and retail store comes complete with zipline

Ellen Bennett—founder of Hedley & Bennett —loves the feeling of being airborne: she flies around the world making appearances and attending food events, and is often photographed jumping with exuberance. Now, at her brand new headquarters, Bennett flies from her second-story office down into the first-floor retail shop on a zipline. Hedley & Bennett aprons, chef coats and accessories are all made in Los Angeles, …