Trendsetting: BuzziSpace

    Established in 2007, BuzziSpace became an instant hit as open floor plans had increased in popularity in both homes and offices. At that time, open collaborative spaces were gaining recognition and BuzziSpace’s sound-absorbing acoustic panels quickly turned heads as many found them highly innovative and refreshingly playful. BuzziSpace’s products are functional in regards to nose reduction but are also aesthetically pleasing and fun — something we can all dig.   The Belgium-based company also helps to reduce waste, which makes BuzziSpace products good for the environment. Their eco-felt or BuzziFelt consists of 100% upcycled plastic bottle waste. Their team follows the philosophy of “Cradle-to-Cradle,” which ultimately seeks to … Continue reading

Biophilic Design and the Best Plants for your Office

      With today’s focus on corporate environmental responsibility, health and wellness trends in the workplace, and overall green efforts, it may come as no surprise that Biophilic design is gaining significant attention from interior designers, architects, and the general public. What is Biophilic design? It’s an innovative design method which focus regards the human connection between nature and the built environment. In the past, we frequently designed our cities and suburbs in techniques that degrade the environment and actually alienate us from nature. Biophilic design unites us with nature in spaces that have normally felt sterile or bare. … Continue reading

Product Highlight: Teknion’s hiSpace Height-Adjustable Table

    Today, the risks accompanying sedentary work are widely acknowledged. New studies show that healthy employees perform better and are more productive. Now, “active design” strategies are becoming more of an essential feature of the modern workplace. Height-adjustable desks are a great solution to sedentary work and in recent years have been gaining a great deal of attention.   Studies show that active people live longer than those whose lives’ lack exercise and activity. Sitting at a desk for the entire day not only encourages a sedentary lifestyle, but can actually cause people physical harm. Yes, we’re talking headaches, … Continue reading

The Most Extraordinary Offices in the World

  Thanks to Office Snap Shots and Custom Spaces, we’ve discovered some of the most beautiful and adventurous offices located all across the globe! We’ve chosen some of our favorite office space interiors that demonstrate extraordinary modern day design.   Airbnb in San Francisco, California Open space, greenery, and natural light.   For more information and photos of Airbnb’s office, click here.   The Santander International Entrepreneurship Center in Santander, Spain Marshmallow-like furniture and soft lighting. For more photos, click here.   JD.com Headquarters in Beijing, China Bamboo shoots that cause the eyes to move up and down (in awe). A ball pit … Continue reading

10 of the Coolest Chairs You’ll Want to Sit in

  Our first blog is dedicated to chairs. Why? Well, to start off, chairs have been in existence since the Early Dynastic Period of Egypt which dates back to 2920 BC. Chairs have dramatically evolved throughout the ages and illustrate the life and times of those living during the periods from which they were designed, built, and utilized. In fact, the chair is the perfect symbol for the ever-changing lifestyles and values of those who sit in them. The following chairs (which are quite different than the Ancient Egyptians’ chairs) demonstrate modern design that’s innovative, aesthetically pleasing, and effortlessly cool.   RBT … Continue reading