Current Obsessions: Welcome 2014 by

Issue 105 · Editors' Picks: 2013 · January 4, 2014

Current Obsessions: Welcome 2014

Issue 105 · Editors' Picks: 2013 · January 4, 2014

This time of year has a particular appeal—the fresh start of the new year and resolutions (to get organized, keep a clear desk, and buy less/make more) that we hope will withstand the test of time.

Here's the question of the moment: What would you like to see more of on Remodelista in the coming weeks and months? Is there a remodeling issue you're stumped by, a product you'd like us to research, a look we should decipher, or a destination you want to know more about? Let us know in the comments section below.

And for your weekend web browsing, here's a sampling of what we've been interested in during our days of repose:

The Clothworker's Centre for Textiles and Fashion on Yatzer | Remodelista

Above: An ideal work space? The Clothworker's Centre for Textiles and Fashion Study and Conservation at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London via Yatzer.

After hearing her speak in person in November, Alexa has been absorbed in Anjelica Huston's autobiography, A Story Lately Told during her holiday vacation.

Nendo Washi Lamps Wrinkled Pendant Lamps | Remodelista

Above: Christine noted these semi wrinkled Washi Lamps by Nendo for Taniguchi Aoya Washi, a traditional washi paper company.

Admiring this intense industrial range hood in a modern Connecticut kitchen via Cultivate.

Building Block Bag in Black Vegeten Leather | Remodelista

Above: Sarah has her eye on Building Block's Big Business bag in a black vegetable tanned leather in a portfolio size.

For those in search of their next travel destination, here are 22 under-the-radar places to visit via BuzzFeed.

Advice we could really use: 31 ways to makeover your closets via Real Simple.

Handsome Coffee Roasters with coopper pipe shelving and mapel stools and table

We aren't the only ones who have noticed the recent surge of well-designed spots to get your caffeine fix; Architectural Digest rounds up the best modern coffee shops seen in 2013. No. 6 on the list is Los Angeles' Handsome Coffee Roasters, shown here.

Having a look back at the Top 10 Kitchen Designs of 2013 according to Country Living.



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