ISSUE 35  |  Modern Design for Children

Design Vote Network

August 26, 2008 7:56 PM

BY Julie Carlson

We just learned that Michael Cannell–former editor of the New York Times House & Home section and more recently director of online content for Dwell–has started his own network of design sites. Here’s what he says:

“Nothing kick-starts discussion like matters of taste. Don’t believe us? Ask friends if they like, say, a particular European range, a high-end vacuum, or a new prefab home and watch them go off. Design Vote is a trio of sites where people can express their opinion daily by giving design objects the thumbs up or thumbs down. The votes are tallied in real time for all to see.” Cast your ballots at The Design Vote, The Kitchen Vote, and The House Vote.

Below: We voted “Heck yes, I like it” for the birch plywood Little Giant Chair by 4-Pli.

Below: A definite “Heck yes” for the Eames RAR rocker (we own it).

Below: And a resounding “Heck yes” for the Villa Lango by Olavi Koponen: