Corliss Chair by Studio Dunn: Smooth Joint of Wood, Aluminum

What a funky chair – aluminum back and wooden seat and legs. A marriage that was waiting to happen! Tung and linseed-oiled maple meets powder-coated cast aluminum in this charming chair, suitable for most any room in the house. They’d look great at the kitchen table, in the dining room or use it as an office chair. An assortment of colors are available off the rack (so to speak): black, white, chardonnay, blue, red, and malbec. Or choose your own color and wood species in a custom chair. … (read more)

Colorful Vintage Style Aluminum Pendants: W131 by Wastberg

Making their debut at the Stockholm Furniture Fair, the W131 Lamps from Swedish lighting brand Wastberg make a bright addition to any home or office. Designed by Sweden’s Claesson Koivisto Rune, these pendant lamps are innovative in their look and in their material choice – recycled aluminum! Their small scale makes them an ideal addition to bar and studio settings, or grouped in the living room or sitting area. Choose from eight different colors – red, orange, yellow, green, blue, black, white and beige. Their fluted shape … (read more)

Aluminum and Wood Furniture by Hilla Shamia

Israel-based designer Hilla Shamia has created this contemporary line of wood and aluminum pieces that teeters on the fence between fine furniture and modern art. This cool table and chair collection strikes a balance between the beauty of raw nature and the sleek, refined edge of metal. Most unusual is how the designer preserves the natural essence of mature trees, transforming their imperfections into alluring attributes that tell the story behind each piece and become their trademark. We love how the cast aluminum bleeds into the gaping cracks of the knotty, weathered … (read more)

Classic Enameled Aluminum Lemon Squeezer Gets the Drinks Started

Is there anything more classic for the summer than a lemon squeezer? A lemon squeezer is essential for any kitchen and a must for any home bar. With one you can enjoy fresh-squeezed lemon juice without electricity, batteries, or hard-to-operate juice squeezers. This squeezer provides pure juice without any seeds or pulp, and is crafted from sturdy aluminum and enameled in a fun citrus-inspired color.

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