Stories

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT
Rapt Studio’s Latest Commercial Project Was Built From the Bones of Its Prior Occupant’s Space

"We exploited everything that was there, even to the degree of building new things out of some of...

SURFACE X MOMA DESIGN STORE
An Iconic Desk Lamp is Rethought for the 21st Century

Just half the size of a standard desk lamp, Anglepoise's 90 Mini Mini packs a ton of utility into...

DESIGN
How Designers Are Cultivating a New Aesthetic for Cannabis

Can smart branding build the first legal weed empire?

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT
Bridge House, Dan Brunn Architecture

Tasked with reimagining a run-down plot, Dan Brunn turned lemons into lemonade.

Design
In the Birthplace of Fast Furniture, a Surprising Dedication to Old World Craft

Though its legacy will always be intractably linked to IKEA, Småland's celebrated fabrication...

Partnership
8 Designs You’ll Want to Snag from Blu Dot’s Sale

Here’s what to add to your cart first at the annual event.

PARTNERSHIP
Moooi’s New Textile Collection Brings Extinct Animals to Life

The Dutch furniture brand’s creature-inspired upholstery pays homage to the natural world—both...

Design
L.A.’s New Design Atelier That Doubles as an Art Gallery

Icelandic architect Gulla Jonsdottir opens an multidisciplinary space inside the La Peer Hotel.

Design
Designer of the Day: Elin Kling & Karl Lindman

The co-founders of Totême, Elin Kling and Karl Lindman, talk about the brand's DNA, their first...

Design
Designer of the Day: Kin & Company

Joe Vidich and Kira de Paola of Kin & Company talk about their evocative piece, Tète-â-Tète,...

Q&A
Scotland’s Wild Landscapes Imbue Its First Design Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum’s first satellite in Dundee showcases architect Kengo Kuma’s...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
A Chunky, Color-Soaked Vase With the Neck of a Swan

Dinosaur Designs’s latest collection includes a vessel that’s as graceful as the bird it was...

DESIGN
Nordstrom’s Tastemaker-in-Chief Says It’s Time to Celebrate Memphis

The pop-up exhibition “Memphis Milano” invites visitors to indulge in curator Olivia Kim’s...

DESIGN OF THE DAY
This Designer Wants to Change the Way You Think About Corn

With his Totomoxtle project, Fernando Laposse is revitalizing Mexico’s heirloom corn industry.

DESIGN OF THE DAY
This Chair Puts an Artful Spin on the Traditional Seat

Hlynur Atlason’s Lína Swivel Chair, available exclusively at Design Within Reach, is rooted in...