Stories

WATCH WEDNESDAY
Watch Wednesday: Girard-Perregaux Laureato Summer Edition

Defined by its trademark octagonal bezel, the Laureato was a sporty sensation when it was presented

CULTURE CLUB
Inside Montblanc’s Nature-Inspired SIHH Installation

At SIHH in Geneva timepiece maison Montblanc toasts the spirit of exploration—and its Minerva...

DESIGN
A First Look at Maison & Objet’s Rising Talents

This year, the French trade show spotlights six of China’s most promising young designers.

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Trueing

Aiden Bowman and Josh Metersky, the fresh-faced duo behind Brooklyn studio Trueing, reveal their...

ART
What Not to Miss at FOG Design+Art 2019

The four-day art and design fair will bring global heavy hitters to San Francisco this week....

Upgrade
Our Editor at Large Reveals Her Can’t-Miss Places to Stay in 2019

Welcome to the Upgrade, seasoned travel writer Cynthia Rosenfeld's authoritative take on travel....

WATCH WEDNESDAY
Watch Wednesday: Panerai Luminor Submersible 1950 BMG-Tech 3 Days Automatic

Cutting edge materials meet high design to combine form and function.

CULTURE CLUB
LOEWE Celebrates Eye/LOEWE/Nature Collection at London Pop-Up

To toast the launch of LOEWE’s new outdoor-themed menswear collection, dubbed Eye/LOEWE/Nature,...

NEED TO KNOW
Tal Zur; Founder and Creative Director, Iota Project

"Knitting is an international language, with global terms and signs, permitting us to overcome...

WATCH WEDNESDAY
Watch Wednesday: Corum Admiral 45 Squelette

Corum manages to stay true to its maritime roots and push the boundaries of fine watchmaking in its

Opinion
Please Stop: Designer Gingerbread Houses

In this edition of “Please Stop,” our occasional look at design trends that need to...

Hotels
Best Designed Hotels of 2018

From the revitalization of historic structures to the arrival of fresh ideas to familiar places,...

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT
Foraging for Fronds with Camille and Heather of Venn Floral

“Allowing room for experimentation and spontaneity means our work is more art practice than...

Best of 2018
2018 Was a Terrible Year. These Products Made It Better.

The 10 imaginative objects that held us back from the void.

Events
Design Dialogues No. 49 with Leica

Surface’s William Hanley spoke with photographer Doug Menuez and designer Todd Bracher...