Current Obsessions: Hunkering Down by

Issue 55 · Roman Holiday · January 19, 2013

Current Obsessions: Hunkering Down

Issue 55 · Roman Holiday · January 19, 2013

This weekend we're curling up with a good book.

bellocq tea speciality tea

Above: Sarah's favorite brew: Bellocq.

• 10 things to know about the Eames.

Above: Sad to say goodbye to regal French interior designer Andrée Putman.

• Alexa's been admiring the white skirts from Rochas S/S 2013 collection.

How to grow ginger in a pot

Above: Now is the time to start growing ginger. Learn how from Dream State.

Eric Goode and Vanity Fair's Turtle Ball invitation

Above: In NYC? We think you should go to Eric Goode and Vanity Fair's Turtle Ball.

New York Loft from Office of Word and Image

Above: A lovely New York loft spotted on OWI.

• Christine likes Chinese artist Ai Wei Wei's 760 Bike Installation.

Above: On Thursday 24th, Dwell Media talks "Design Resolutions" with local designers Lauren Geremia and Lorena Siminovich at Zinc Details in SF. Check out our own interview with Geremia here.

• The Sartorialist was in Milan. Wish we could pull off this look.

• We could live here: Brownstoner's Building of the Day.

Modern house with rooftop sails in Chicago

Above: Have you ever seen rooftop sails? We hadn't; photograph by David Robert Elliot for Dwell.

Chris Campbell ceramic pieces

Above: Alexa is coveting a piece from Chris Campbell's ceramics.

• Julie's cat obsession continues on Pinterest; and have you seen these architectural cat shelters?

N.B.: Looking for more of our obsessions from past months? See 28 other Design News posts in our archive.

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