Conversation Starters

When scoping the city for its newest, most innovative creations, we couldn’t help but notice a captivating trend: layered, yet unpretentious pieces that kept us talking long after leaving the store. These geometric shapes and rustic furnishings became the inspiration for our second annual design feature

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Acrylic table lamp

6 Kartell “Toobe” acrylic table lamp by Ferruccio Laviani, $310, at YLighting, 866-428-9289,


Photograph: Michael Boone



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