“Alvar Aalto’s pieces are the ultimate in furniture design. I was happy to see that Artek has developed his 1930s classic into the more whimsical Rocket stool.” —Ali Tayar. Rocket stool in black-lacquered oak and Stool 60 in red-lacquered birch by Artek. circle 470 Horizon paper yarn–cotton rug in stone yellow by Woodnotes. Photo by Paul Godwin.