This studio visit is part of an ongoing series of conversations with the Areaware designers. We asked our Spring 2017 designers to select someone to conduct an interview with them about their practice. Gahee Kang who developed the Ikebana Ring sat down recently with designer Kohzy to discuss her work...


We are honored to be included in the latest lookbook by Minna. Check out the full lookbook here and see their beautiful new collection with contributions from Areaware, Bower, Calico Wallpaper, Hawkins New York, Home of the Brave and Life Curated. Photography by George Barberis and styling by Katie James....


Obscura Shop | St. Augustine, FL Setting-Up Shop is an ongoing series of conversations where we get to know some our favorite retail partners. We recently caught up with Andrew Deming of Yield Design, who co-founded the beautiful new Obscura Shop to learn more about his experience as a shopkeeper. Tell...


Our travels through South China and Taiwan are coming to a close this week. We've visited factories, wandered through neighborhoods, eaten at night markets, made new friends and also made a lot of progress on our upcoming Fall 2017 Collection... but more on that soooooon. For now here are a...


a conversation between Tim Parsons, Jessica Charlesworth and Michael Savona The Rule of Thirds Finder designed by Parsons & Charlesworth for Areaware This interview is part of an ongoing series of conversations with the Areaware designers. We asked our Spring 2017 designers to select someone to conduct an interview with...


The scale of the multiple cities surrounding us are all encompassing when we travel to the factories. Crowded roads with all kinds of transportation; cars, trucks, scooters, people with strollers, you name it; connect this culture together that is still rapidly expanding. It’s impressive to see the amount of...


the stories behind the products Jessica Charlesworth and Tim Parsons on the development of their new Rule of Thirds Finder for Areaware. The Rule of Thirds Finder was originally inspired by an email suggestion made from an owner of the Golden Section Finder. They mentioned how much they enjoyed using...


KangHee Kim Makes Fun and Funny Art with Candles and Fruit KangHee Kim takes ordinary life, melts it down, looks at it cross-eyed, spins it around a few times, bakes it in a birthday cake, and puts it back together again. While her work carries a distinctive visual style—and...


The Areaware Product Development team is currently in China working to approve samples and finalize production for our Fall 2017 collection. We arrived early Wednesday morning and have been on the go since. Although we are a little jet lagged, we are invigorated by the difference in our surroundings. There...


the stories behind the products Rachel Domm and Mary Voorhees Meehan on the development of their memory game Number 2 for Areaware. It began when Mary realized that the end of elephants meant the end of elephant poop. Luckily, across the globe, Rachel was documenting her trip in India, including...