The latest from the Italian studio Amitrani, the Ishi Desk is a limited-edition piece of furniture. Made of wood, the design pairs naturally finished wooden legs with a white tabletop and base. The multitude of legs is inserted with no planning, just improvision. As a result, the slender rods have a wild, reedy look. Sandwiched between a rectangular tabletop and an irregular, curved base, the legs bring movement to the desk without compromising stability.

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Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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