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Illuminating On Many Levels

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20 May 2011 Be still my beating heart. This task light takes my breath away. I would love this beauty illuminating my work day, everyday! mossonline.com Conflux adjustable task light manufacturer: Teknion, Canada designer: Carl Magnusson design year: 2010 notes: The Conflux adjustable task light incorporates a Passive Infrared (PIR) occupancy sensor which senses body heat; when the occupant leaves the room, the light will eventually turn off to conserve…

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A Little Springtime Sigh

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18 May 2011 http://usa.hermes.com/c_hermes.com__85260____10202_10052_-1?ddkey=HermesStoreResolver&xtor=ES-693&isHomepage=true&jspStoreDir=Hermes%20North%20America%20Store&IdTis=XTC-DECX-DIERSQ-DD-ALQNL-FYW I love the charming tidbits Hermes sends out. Always a little breath vibrant sunshine and crisp clean air. Click on the above link for the full experience and then finish with a big calm sigh and smile. hermes.com

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Good Design

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16 May 2011 Vitsoe’s 606 Universal Shelving System is 50 years old. It amazingly hasn’t aged a day. Still stunningly simple, understated and functional. “Design classic” and the adjective “designer” are over-used. But our shelving system is the work of Dieter Rams. He was head of design at Braun from 1961 to 1995 and many of his team’s products have found their way into the collections of the world’s finest…

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Springtime for Saarinen

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12 May 2011 A trip to Columbus IN. would be worthwhile to see this beauty. “Every architect worth his or her salt designs an important house sometime in their career. For Mies van der Rohe that house was the Farnsworth House. For Frank Lloyd Wright, it was Fallingwater. But when it comes to Eero Saarinen, we rarely think of his work in terms of houses. This may soon change however…

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Eastward Bound

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7 May 2011 Good morning readers! Well today is the day I pack up Miss Lola and car to leave Sausalito for a bit and head east back to NoHu on the St. Croix. We’ll be traveling thru California, Nevada, Wyoming and then it just gets blurry from there. I’ll try to post points of interest along the way. I think I’ve mentioned recently that I’ve taken on quite the…

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