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16 Things We Love From NYCxDESIGN Week

May 07, 2018

Eny Lee Parker
Image credit: Wheel-Thrown Furniture Collection by Eny Lee Parker at Sight Unseen Offsite 2017 / Photo by Charlie Shuck via Instagram

NYCxDESIGN is such an exciting time for design lovers. Every year, Manhattan and Brooklyn become a gathering place for makers and brands from all over the world to showcase their newest collections. Between savvy events like ICFF, WantedDesignSight Unseen Offsite, Brooklyn Designs, and even others, there’s no shortage of designers who are pushing the envelope of creativity, whether they're long-established or just stepping onto the scene. As they're gearing up to show their newest collections for 2018 from May 11-23, we're still daydreaming about last year's exhibits. From alabaster-and-metal serving sets from Anna by Rablabs (the stone comes from the last existing alabaster quarry in Tuscany and is fabricated by fifth-generation Italian artisans), to warm-modern wallpaper prints by the guess-who designers behind Abnormal Anonymous, inspiration abounded at every turn, and we expect this year to be no different. We can't wait to see what's in store, but in the meantime, here are a few of our favorites from last year's shows, starting with the Wheel-Thrown Furniture Collection by Eny Lee Parker, a series of tables whose bases were crafted using terra cotta hand-thrown on a potter’s wheel.

Eny Lee Parker
Image credit: Ballard Coffee Table, Eny Lee Parker

Patrick Cain Frisco Stool
Image credit: Frisco Stool, brass-plated ethical shagreen in champagne, Patrick Cain Designs

MQuan Eye
Image credit: Eye, handcrafted and hand-painted stoneware, M Quan Studio

Stickbulb doubleboom
Image credit: Double Boom, cast-brass and wooden chandelier, Stickbulb

oOumm Paris
Image credit: White Marble Candleholders, Dan Yeffet Design Studio, oOumm Paris via Instagram

Abnormals Anonymous Mr Blow Grasscloth
Image credit: Mr. Blow Grasscloth Wallcovering in Port Madison Colorway, Abnormals Anonymous

Eric Trine
Image credit: Rod+Weave Chair in copper frame and natural vegetable oil tanned leather, Eric Trine

Another Human
Image credit: Aura Mirror in Fluorite, Another Human

Image credit: Hand-dyed leather textiles including Scallop, Transit & Pivot, Avo

Lim + Lu
Image credit: Mass Series Daybed / Photo by Nirut Benjabanpot via Lim + Lu

Anna by Rablabs AMARE
Image credit: Amare Serving Collection in Gold & Alabaster, Anna by Rablabs
Studio Lani
Image credit: Atele (Talking Table), Studio Lani

Erich Ginder
Image credit: Hook/Loop LED Pendant in Brushed Brass and Holly Hunt Outdoor Fabric, Erich Ginder / Photo by Amanda Ringstad via Instagram

Rebecca Atwood
Image credit: Embroidered Fabrics, Rebecca Atwood via Instagram

Image credit: Flute Pendants with Links in Oil Rubbed Brass, Dunn

Concrete Collaborative
Image credit: Cement Tiles, Jaime Derringer for Concrete Collaborative via Instagram

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