Bente Collection by Kohler

The Kohler Bente Collection of bathroom storage accessories coordinates with the brand's Artist Editions Sinks. Crafted from high-quality ceramic, the collection comes in three fancily named finishes: Shagreen Ebony Pearl, Shagreen Oyster Pearl, and Sartorial White Herringbone. The five-piece set includes a soap dispenser, lidded canister, tumbler, soap dish, and nesting tray. It also comes… Continue reading Bente Collection by Kohler

GoFish Handbags: An architect/graphic designer collaboration

Terri Lee, associate principal at Kohn Pedersen Fox, and graphic designer Sanshin Liu have teamed up to design a minimal, yet stylish compact handbag collection. The design collaboration was actually a family affair, since Liu is Lee's aunt. Designed and manufactured exclusively in New York City, the GoFish collection uses clean lines, vibrant colors, and… Continue reading GoFish Handbags: An architect/graphic designer collaboration

Architects Toybox 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

This site wouldn't be much of a Toybox if I didn't feature a list of gifts around the holidays. So without further delay, here are a dozen of my favorite new gift ideas for designers, architects, and anyone else who values good design. Whatever you celebrate, I wish you a new year surrounded by the people you cherish. 1.… Continue reading Architects Toybox 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

Inside the Box: Scout Regalia

I first discovered the L.A.-based design practice Scout Regalia last May in New York City. I was stalking the aisles of ICFF as a member of the Editors Awards jury and I only had time to stop at booths that were showcasing truly exceptional work. Scout Regalia was one of those. I was drawn in… Continue reading Inside the Box: Scout Regalia