Embody is the first health-positive chair. So advanced that it actually lowers your heart rate and reduces stress. Keeping you focused and relaxed by stimulating blood and oxygen flow while you sit. Embody-Chairs
A Vitra chair for February 14th? While many Valentine’s Day gifts can be totally cheesy, this heart-shaped classic is totally mid-century cool. Designed by Panton for Vitra in 1959 as a variant on his Cone Chair, it can be interpreted as a contemporary take on the classic wing chair. Skip the flowers and jewelry and buy your sweetie the miniature version. $270 at www.allmodern.com
Sleek white buffet designed by Eva Lilja Löwenhielm has adjustable shelves and 2 drawers that provide plenty of storage space and add irrestistable style to any space. www.ikea.com
The physical design of our homes, neighborhoods and communities shapes every aspect of our lives. Yet too often architects are desperately needed in the places where they can least be afforded.Edited by Architecture for Humanity and now on its third printing, Design Like You Give a Damn is a compendium of innovative projects from around the world that demonstrate the power of design to improve lives.