Browsing furniture sites is a lot more interesting when the products are cross-referenced. The British store Nest is a fantastic example of the secondary characteristics of a shopping site being more useful than the ability to purchase. Although it is similar to Moss, Nest offers a lot more by providing a list of designers and manufacturers to efficiently browse...
While Nest offers a limited number of exclusive items, many of the prices for more common designs are insane for U.S. consumers. For example, the Eames Sofa Compact is £4821 at Nest! On an unrelated note, has anyone else noticed how similar the Nest logo is to Nestlé's? —aaron
Maxwell left teaching in 2001 to start Apartment Therapy as a design business helping people to make their homes more beautiful, organized AND healthy. The website started up in 2004 with the help of his brother, Oliver.
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