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Laceup Leather Shoemaker Chair

The Shoemaker chair is adjustable thanks to its shoe-inspired lace and eyelet system. Created by Martín Azúa, the piece offers a backrest and sloping arms form comfort. The design stands on coppery legs, gently contrasting with the matte leather seat which is made from a single hide.

Top 10 Home Office Desks

These aren’t just desks; they’re inspiration. They give a boost to your workflow and your sense of connection to the tools of your trade, whether you work in a traditional office or in the comfort of your own home. Here are ten of GBlog’s top desks to do the job right. Worknest by Wiktoria Lenart This modular piece of furniture fluidly transforms from a desk to a gardening table or ...

Topographic Calendar by Zeynep Orbay for Land Rover

The Land Rover 2014 is a calendar designed by art director Zeynep Orbay. The 3D topographic map has a different shade for every month of the year and is sure to win over geology and design lovers alike. It’s an ideal desktop calendar for a teacher, a professor, or a designer with naturalist aesthetics.

Wood and Aluminum Desk with Built-in Lamp

The Ring Desk by Codalagni Design Studio is made of wood and aluminum and features a built-in lamp fashioned from the same materials. The innovative desk showcases the natural ash with matte veneer and the sleek aluminum with a white powder-coated finish. Distinct yet simple, the design adapts to fit almost any home office decor.

Concrete and Oak Table Clock

Designed by the Netherlands-based Studio PS, the MOAK Clock is a table clock handcrafted from wood and concrete. The base and hands are made of concrete, and the tip of each hand is painted a bright orange. The dial is cut from oak and left unfinished. Both raw materials will show age over time and use, but the industrial design is nonetheless incredibly sturdy. $110 at GSelect. Via Design Milk

Aëdle VK-1 Legacy Headphones

New from French audio brand Aëdle, the Legacy is a limited edition variation on their classic VK-1 headphones. The fresh take is made of aluminum and handsewn lambskin leather for a shining, textured look and utmost acoustic clarity. The music accessory also comes with a newly designed cable with an inline remote control and microphone.

Steps Seat and Side Table System by Geof Ramsay

Geof Ramsay reimagined a small staircase as seating with built-in tables, creating Steps, a plywood stair-seat with black upholstery. The versatile design comes with three cushions and a removable back support board. There is space for storage underneath and on top of the minimalist design. Photography by Christina Arsenault

Moulds Lighting by Czech Designers Jan and Henry

A standout from this year’s Milan Design Week, Moulds—from designers Jan Plecháč and Henry Wielgus—is a minimalist take on pendant lights. Light fixtures tend to overshadow the glassmaking involved in their production, but Moulds center-stages its artisanal, oak-mold glassblowing. Each piece in the series descends abruptly into the wooden mold, where the fixture’s energy figuratively and literally resides, ending with a hollow, glass bulb that reflects an intention of serenity ...

Functional Home Decor by 5Lab

Based in Barcelona, Spain, 5LAB is run by design duo Roberto Paparcone and Iñigo Gómez. Two of their latest designs, Olivia and the SRack, exemplify the studio’s marriage of functionality and play. Olivia is a table set with a black wooden base and two looking glasses in red and white. The pair of mirrors slide into the grooves of the base for easy display and use. Similar to this modular ...

Niche Modern’s Crystal Lighting Collection

Niche Modern’s latest lighting series, the Crystalline Collection, is inspired by crystal structures, calla lilies, and treasure troves. Hand-blown in New York, the glass pendant lamps catch the eye with their sharp angles and bright hues. The lamps come in four shapes, eight colors, and two voltage levels. The lamps are dimmable and compatible with low-energy bulbs such as the Plumen compact fluorescent light bulb and Niche Modern’s own incandescent ...