Gregory Han

Los Angeles, CA

A Los Angeles native, Gregory’s interests fall upon the relationship between design, nature, and technology. His resume includes art director, toy designer, and design writer. Co-author of Poketo's "Creative Spaces: People, Homes, and Studios to Inspire", you can find him regularly at Design Milk and the New York Times Wirecutter. Gregory lives with his wife Emily and their two cats—Eames and Eero—in Mt. Washington, California, curiously investigating the entomological and mycological.
Recipe: Sunflower Date Cookies
While perusing one of our favorite stands at the Hollywood Farmers’ Market last weekend, we glanced at their collection of customer-submitted recipes for new ideas. A recipe for sunflower date cookies caught our attention; we scribbled down the ingredients, found all but one within the market, and made them as soon as we got home. Chilled rather than baked, they are easy and perfect for warm days when we’d like something sweet but don’t want to use the oven.
May 24, 2019
10 Affordable & Easy Ways to Add Lighting to a Closet Without Wiring
I’ve always preferred living in pre-1940s buildings for all their historical and architectural charm (so far, six different places and counting, ranging from 1907 through 1931). But my affinity for the old doesn’t always align with my modern-day needs — most notably the absence of overhead lighting inside closets.
May 1, 2019
Overheard: Navigating IKEA
“IKEA is a retail tower defense game where you are the enemy trying to navigate the maze without losing all your money before the exit.” – Jason Kottke
Aug 11, 2011
The Microwave Chef: How to Poach an Egg
(Image credit: Faith Durand) Faith over at our sister cooking site, The Kitchn, likes to enjoy a poached egg for lunch now and then. But considering she’s busy managing one of our most popular sites, time is often of the essence, so she’s devised an ingenious way to use the microwave to make one of
Aug 26, 2010
What Kind of Refrigerator Do You Have?
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) Hopefully many of you Unplggd readers also happen to be readers of The Kitchn also (because loving tech and cooking aren’t exclusive passions). Faith over at our cooking and food site posed a survey in regards to that most major of home appliances, the refrigerator: do you have a side by
Mar 2, 2010