Posts Tagged ‘window coverings’

Faceted Curtain vs. Magnetic Curtain – copycat?

Friday, January 2nd, 2009

Many people will have probably seen the Magnetic Curtain designed in 2008 by Florian Kräutli. His curtain is not in production yet but will soon be available through Droog Design. Its function is simple – it’s raised, lowered or pulled aside by manually accordioning its magnetic nodes together or apart.

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Functional weavings by Diane Thorp

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

It would be a cliche but probably also true to say weaving is an endangered or at least increasingly uncommon art, so I’m always excited when I see being done, especially locally. Diane Thorp is a weaver from Vancouver Island whose work has been widely exhibited and has been featured in Fiberarts Magazine and other places.

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