Recently, Machinemade, the online manufacturing platform behind some very cool projects in New York just moved into a bigger space in Long Island City and I got to visit before they officially open the doors. The new workspace is just a block from the East River and while the team has only begun to feather the nest, it looks really promising.
The most notable piece I saw was a giant light above the team’s communal desk. It’s made of connecting wood X’s with fluorescent bulbs imbedded inside of it. It was of course made and designed by Machinemade (You can see more photos of its construction on their Facbook page). They also showed off a beautiful table they made from reclaimed water tower redwood that wasn’t quite finished but gorgeous nonetheless.Read More