Living as I do on the edge of one of the last true wilderness areas on earth, there are days when all the trees and fresh air and birds and four-legged fur bearing visitors gets to be a bit much. In the midst of all this rural charm, one does what one can to keep connected to the concrete jungle.
In Japan's Pull+Push design team, I think I've found real kindred spirits who understand what it means to yearn for cement and rebar and smog and industry. A few of these items carefully placed around your home are sure to quench your inner urban longings.
from their collection of planters: cube, pipe, hei, mansion and haisui.
Incense pots: cottage and factory:
Ashtrays: kiso and foot
I can practically smell the smog. Welcome to my happy place.