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Original Courtyard House | By Studio Junction

Toronto based Architects Peter Tan and Christine Ho Ping Kong of  "Studio Junction", converted this contractor warehouse the ambition was to create a modern, affordable home and studio for a family of four - one which could successfully adapt to a mid-block or laneway situation, there is no typical front or back. The design of the house is generated by an emphasis on the views and activities of the interior courtyards, all the windows look inwards.



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STEFAN SAGMEISTER NEW YORK STUDIO | Image

STEFAN SAGMEISTER NEW YORK STUDIO

For those not familiar with the name of Stefan Sagmeister, he is a famous New York-based graphic designer and typographer. Amongst his work are album covers for Lou Reed, OK Go, The Rolling Stones, David Byrne, Aerosmith and Pat Metheny. His own design firm - Sagmeister & Walsh Inc. in New York has recently moved into this gorgeous minimalist studio. More pics after the jump....
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1920S FRENCH DRAFTING TABLE

Another beautiful piece of vintage furniture by Restoration Hardware, this French architects table was reproduced in exacting detail from an early 20th-century drafting table. Crafted in solid wood with meticulous care, the tabletop can be adjusted and tilts to various angles. Timeless piece of furniture. Other beautiful, vintage Restoration Hardware products we have featured: - Grand Leather Beanbag - Vintage Trunks - Buckle Chair - Vintage Toledo Barstool...
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VESPA CHAIR LIMITED EDITION

The Vespa Seat is made from original pieces of the legendary Piaggio Scooter. From the front part we created a unique and original model of rotating chair. The chair presents a strong internal structure and a hydraulic piston for height regulation....
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