Currents: 8.30.07

Currents

  • Boston's Charles Street Jail (a national, state and city landmark) will soon reopen as the Liberty Hotel.

  • West Hollywood's Thomas Schoos' Nature Line collection of rugs.

  • Mimi Sason opens Custom Design by Mimi on 57th Street after running Joe’s Fabric Warehouse on Orchard Street for 14 years.

  • Arik Levy's Book Stool is just $39 — black straps that hold together your own books, magazines or catalogs.

  • Popular antique website 1stdibs.com launches editorial on designers and design practices.

(Pics: Erik Jacobs, Hiroko Masuike)

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