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The Cold War was a prolonged period of tension between the the Western World democracies, led by the USA and the communist Eastern Europe, led by the Soviet Union. The two leading countries, known as "superpowers," fought indirectly through proxy wars, the arms race, and the space race.

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Downtown living has its perks, but you better believe that space is a rare commodity. In order to combat the lack of excess space, we are constantly on the search for furniture, and design pieces that will enhance our living space – furniture pieces like the Bloc’d Sofa. This completely modular couch was inspired by one of our favorite childhood video games, Tetris. The soft maple and steel frame allows the 18 foam cushions to be set up in a number of different configurations, limited only…

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"Members of Colonel Martinez’s Search Bloc celebrate over Pablo Escobar’s body on December 2, 1993, in a photograph taken by DEA agent Steve Murphy. Pablo’s death ended a fifteen-month effort that cost hundreds of millions of dollars. It was the deathblow to the Medellín cartel–it became fragmented and the cocaine market soon became dominated by the rival Cali Cartel, until the mid-1990s when its leaders, too, were either killed or captured by the government."

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Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria was the most notorious & violent drug lord of the Medellín Cartel. Escobar was killed by the Search Bloc, a group of Colombian police devoted to capturing Escobar, on a Colombian rooftop in 1993; by this time, the cartel had already been severely damaged. After Escobar’s death, the Medellín Cartel fragmented & the cocaine market soon became dominated by the rival Cali Cartel, until the mid-1990s when its leaders, too, were either killed or captured by the…

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Downtown living has its perks, but you better believe that space is a rare commodity. In order to combat the lack of excess space, we are constantly on the search for furniture, and design pieces that will enhance our living space like the Bloc’d Sofa. This modular couch was inspired by one of our favorite childhood video games, Tetris. The soft maple and steel frame allows the 18 foam cushions to be set up in a number of different configurations