The drop-down list: what’s new from us, Omsom x Instant Pot and Keith Haring x Reebok
Welcome to yet another edition of the dropdown, where we self-proclaimed shopping obsessives give you a look at some of the most anticipated releases and intriguing launches of the past few weeks. We hope you’ll see this as a one-stop-shop for discovering your new favorite brand, emerging designer, or fun collaboration from the get-go. (And if you’re in the mood for even more Clever content, don’t forget to sign up for our newsletter.)
October 1, 2021 – Although everybody can cook, it’s definitely easier to master the culinary arts if you have the same tools as the pros. And thanks to this collaboration between artisan cookware brand Hestan and award-winning chef Thomas Keller (of Per Se and The French Laundry), you might start to feel like a seven Michelin star chef in the kitchen (even if the only thing on the menu is grilled cheese). Use this stainless steel frying pan to get the perfect searing on your fish fillets and tenderloins, or even brown vegetables for a certain show. ratatouille dish.
October 4, 2021 – This month, beloved Clever brand ITA Leisure welcomed fall with the release of their stylish leisure chair and table in a brand new colourway. Ólífì (which translates to olive in Yoruba), is a warm, grassy green that is the perfect fall outdoor accessory to take on all your fall adventures, like leaf viewing tours, bonfires nightlife and car camping trips.
October 5, 2021 – Spend your next rainy day indoors snuggled up in a blanket with a hot mug of chai and a scratch puzzle from this collaboration between the puzzle makers of Ordinary Habit and the tea brewers of Chai with a stripe. Released just in time for fall, we think this duo of the two women-founded brands make the ultimate comfy starter pack or could even be a nice gift to pick up in anticipation of the upcoming holiday season.
October 7, 2021 – Civilian Objects is the latest digital retail experience bringing together an impressive list of contemporary homeware manufacturers and manufacturers in one place. Imagined by an architecture and interior firm based in New York Civil, every object featured in the online store, such as these Italian-made brass hooks and exciting collaborations with brands like Guardian and Bomba Workshop-are intended to refine the daily rituals surrounding work, leisure and rest.
October 7, 2021 – This cute cork planter designed by Lichen and Craighill is modest but distinct. Made from agglomerated cork with waterproof resin incorporated throughout its body, the Cloud Planter is the perfect accessory that is neutral enough to adapt to any space, while also raising your houseplants. Plant it straight into the container or drop it in any six-inch plant covering for an instantly stylish home decor element.
12 October 2021 – For anyone in need of an office space overhaul, this new version should pique your interest. One of our favorite artists, Alex Proba, has teamed up with Areaware to create an exciting collection of light up vessels to add a pop of color to your desks. The Limited Edition Assembly collection includes four stoneware stands designed as homage to Alex’s iconic designs and murals. Plus, they can hold anything like pens and paper clips, or maybe even a mini flower arrangement.
12 October 2021 – Clever Floyd’s favorite design brand has teamed up with His bone to unveil the Speaker Stands: the perfect home audio accessories for an unparalleled listening experience and to get your speakers off the ground once and for all. The collaboration comes in the form of not one, but two beautiful racks – the One Stand and the Five Stand – both minimally designed in solid steel for the Sonos One and Five speakers, and available in neutral black or stainless steel, as well as a bold shade of blue.
October 15, 2021 – We’re no strangers to the magic of the Instant Pot, but this team between our favorite pressure cooker and Omsom, the brand bringing robust Asian flavors to your home menu, has us running to the kitchen as fast as we can. . If you are looking to add a little Spice up to your vacation plans, look no further than the Omsom Flight, which includes all of the brand’s flavors to date AND special Instant Pot versions of their Vietnamese Lemongrass, Spicy Bulgogi and Chinese mala salad, just in case you want to cook something other than plain old turkey or ham this season.
October 18, 2021 – It’s no secret, we love a tufted moment, and this heavenly collection from Cold Picnic is definitely worth your attention. Dubbed the Solaris line and inspired by famous sci-fi titles like André Tarkovsky’s Solaris and that of Daniel Pinkwater Space guys, the collection of hand-tufted graphic rugs, runners and large rugs should give your home an otherworldly feel.
October 18, 2021 – British Nigerian artist and color master Yinka Ilori this week launched a new line of stackable plywood stools that would make perfectly vibrant additions to your home or office. In fact, the playful, modular seating is hand painted in Yinka’s London studio and even comes packaged in ‘art edition’ boxes that can be converted and framed as works of art in their own right.
October 19, 2021 – were always loves everything from Our Place, and this limited edition color from the brand makes us feel blue in the best possible way. Available for ever-cult (and Clever’s favorite!) Always Pan as well as OP’s new Perfect Jar, this hazy bluish gray dubbed Blanch is the perfect shade to admire, while you whip up all those cozy fall recipes that you have kept. since the summer.
October 19, 2021 – While you may think of Zara as a destination to shop for this year’s vacation outfits, we’re here to tell you that their latest AW21 home deals shouldn’t be overlooked. Comprised of sophisticated tableware, home decor, and furniture, the collection’s sultry campaign even features a reclusive Chloë Sevigny seemingly confined to a lavish mansion that has received the Zara Home treatment. And although it is difficult to choose just one item from the range we want for ourselves, this very elegant ash frame chair covered in linen is quite the stealer.
21 October 2021 – If it’s time to freshen up your pajamas, Dusen Dusen has just what it takes to improve your sleepwear game. The brand’s latest collection of pajama sets come in a range of eye-catching prints and color palettes that you may never want to change. So whether you’re working from home for the foreseeable future, looking for a great gift, or just want to binge on Netflix with something other than your tired old sweats, this one’s for you.
21 October 2021 – A Breath of Fresh Air: Snif has just launched a trio of smoky and sweet candles that are perfect to burn, whether you are looking for a relaxed or sultry vibe with your scent landscape. The brand even offers a kit with the three fragrances in the collection that you can try before you buy. Simply test out the mini-samples included in each kit, save the full-size candles you like (returning anything you don’t like), and pay only for what you keep.
22 October 2021 – You may already be aware of Reebok’s very cool collaboration with design giant Eames, but the brand is once again blessing us and satisfying our sneaker obsession with their new Keith Haring collection. Available today, the sportswear company celebrates Haring’s legacy by bringing his lively work to life on a selection of his very chic sneakers (like these green GL6000s), proving once again that fashion is well an art.