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THE LIST
8 Essential Objects for a Lazy Summer Day

From a canasta lounger to curl up in to a stool to sink into, each of these furnishings is designed

DESIGN OF THE DAY
This Forgotten Female Artist Taught Us Everything We Know About Color

Emily Noyes Vanderpoel analyzed the color proportions of objects through 117 brilliant color...

Partnership
The Blu Dot Designs Our Editors Want in Their Homes Right Now

Plus, a chance to win a $5,000 gift card from the modern home furnishings company.

DESIGN OF THE DAY
Traditional Moroccan Plaster Creates This Chair’s Tactile Exterior

Designer Tuomas Markunpoika’s latest body of work investigates the relationship between natural...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
Silence an Entire Room With This Lamp’s Entrancing Light

Michael Anastassiades’s crimson Floor Composition exemplifies the Cypriot designer’s...

THE LIST
This Ambitious New York Brand Is Raising the Bar for Coworking Spaces

Blender Workspace aims to elevate productivity, community, and culture at its Madison Avenue...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
The Floors of Medieval Italian Churches Inspired This Psychedelic Installation

A site-specific work by artist and scholar Bryony Roberts is a meditation on pattern and geometry.

BEHIND THE SCENES
Why Architect Anda Andrei Will Never Give Up Tracing Paper

The celebrated Romanian designer, an Ian Schrager alumni who helped define the boutique hotel...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
Sitting in This Folded Doughnut-Shaped Seat Feels Like Floating on a Cloud

Objects of Common Interest and Norwegian designer Falke Svatun designed a chair that’s as pillowy

DESIGN OF THE DAY
Create a Zen Moment With These Spare, Patterned Porcelain Tiles

Designed by London studio Raw Edges for Mutina, the Tape collection features soft, pared-down...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
These Ceramics Are Next-Level Nudes

Jude Jelfs taps her fine-art background to create her remarkable figurative wares.

WATCHES
Speed, Sprezzatura, and the Sins of Retro Design

Fabrizio Buonamassa, Bulgari’s quintessentially Italian design boss, speaks his mind.

DOUBLE TAP
Crazy, Kitschy Carpets Abound in This Viral Instagram Account

Tongue-in-cheek photographs of garish hotel floor coverings have morphed into a democratic forum...

THE LIST
3 Sun-Filled Interiors to Inspire Your Summer Retreat

Fusing natural materials with site-specific details, each of these bright, vibrant projects offers...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
This Hand-Thrown Vase Exemplifies Why Ceramics Are Cool

The chubby, weighty pottery by East Fork is a treat to hold and behold.