Materials

How Allbirds Makes Its Quirky Wool Sneakers

One of our picks for this year’s Holiday Gift Guide, Allbirds' fleeced shoes are the result of a partnership with a 150-year-old Italian wool mill.

One of our picks for this year’s Holiday Gift Guide, Allbirds’ fleeced shoes are the result of a partnership with a 150-year-old Italian wool mill.

Scholten & Baijings’ Glass Gradient Turns the Material on Its Head

Glass is often emblematic of transparency, so it makes it an odd choice when privacy is what’s needed. Not necessarily, says Scholten & Baijings.

Glass is often emblematic of transparency. So it makes it an odd choice when privacy is what’s needed. Scholten & Baijings’ new architectural glass collection for Skyline Design not only promises coverage but adds an exciting visual counterpoint to the typical office arrangement.

20 Highlights From ICFF 2016

Metropolis editors select the products that intrigued and inspired them during this year's International Contemporary Furniture Fair in New York City.

Metropolis editors select the products that intrigued and inspired them during this year’s International Contemporary Furniture Fair in New York City.