I remember seeing Circle 21 modern handmade Candles a few years ago and thinking to myself: "I love everything about this company. The branding, the concept, the scents, everything!"
Earlier this year, we took off for a month-long journey across Europe. With stops in London, Barcelona, Milan, Florence and Paris, there were so many great modern handmade discoveries and I've been meaning to share some of them with IAMTHELAB readers. So, here you go! Our first post features one
Uncomplicated and beautiful, Elyse Royce is making a name for herself with her modern handmade ceramic collection, Black Rhino Ceramics. Designed for everyday use, these pieces are perfect for those that like strong and sturdy handmade ceramics that easy on the eye. Get to know this talented maker below and
It's not hard to fall in love with Helen Osgerby's Simple Shape. After all, who doesn't like a well-curated shop of modern handmade goods? Helen's shop currently features 25 makers and artists that cover everything from stationery to ceramics. There are so many great items to feast your eyes upon!
The first word that came to mind when I discovered the modern handmade ceramics collection from Julie Damhus was restful. I'm pretty sure that most of us don't think of 'restful' and 'ceramics' in the same breath. But how else do you explain the uncomplicated designs and calming hues that
Finding a unique creative voice in the modern handmade ceramic universe can be a real challenge. Yet, time and again, I'm amazed at the diversity and creativity that exists. This is certainly the case with Cara Taylor, the designer behind Taylor Ceramics. Cara's work is a stunningly beautiful and serene
Is it possible to be brilliantly bold and yet serene? Understated and yet forward-thinking? What could seem contradictory is somehow gracefully achieved by Grain, a Bainbridge Island, Washington-based design studio. Their latest collection is "inspired by a recent residency experience in Northeastern Oregon." According to James and Chelsea Minola, the
I had to take a moment, while putting this post together, to go back to Eliana Bernard's Instagram feed and marvel. People probably think that the effusive praise that I pour onto the makers I feature is a little disingenuous. But truthfully, I really do love what I discover and
We are determined to showcase modern design from around the world here on IAMTHELAB, so it thrills us to introduce you to Sossego. This Chicago-based company brings the best modern designs of Brazil to North America and we are better for it. Learn more about this unique company below as