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DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Valdís Steinarsdóttir

Focused on unconventional fixes to social and environmental issues, Valdís Steinarsdóttir embarks

DESIGN
Joe Biden Is Already Redesigning the Oval Office

Here’s what you need to know about the new U.S. president’s immediate design interventions.

DESIGN
Seesaws Along the U.S.-Mexico Border Win a Prestigious Design Prize

The Teeter Totter Wall, a series of seesaws that let people interact across the U.S.-Mexico border,

NEED TO KNOW
At Established & Sons, Sebastian Wrong Nurtures Passion and Ingenuity

With an artistic perspective and collaborative spirit, the Established & Sons co-founder empowers...

Design
Harry Nuriev’s Furry Furniture Will Make You Smile

The Crosby Studios founder expands his interiors practice by launching a lively suite of furniture,

CURRENTLY COVETING
The Timelessness of Verner Panton’s Panthella Lamp

To celebrate Panthella’s 50th anniversary, Louis Poulsen reissues the late Danish designer’s...

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Woody De Othello

Known for oversize vessels that playfully distort domestic objects, Woody De Othello infuses his...

DESIGN
These Pieces of Furniture Resemble Obscure Pokémon

It’s exactly what it sounds like.

YEAR IN REVIEW
The 10 Books That Got Us Through the Madness

From Andy Warhol’s intimate sketches to pristine interiors by Nicole Hollis, our editors round up

Need To Know
How Wrensilva Makes Music Sound Like Liquid Velvet

The founders of the HiFi record console company have true grit and deep roots in music....

Currently Coveting
These Arizona Furniture Designers Give Quaker Simplicity a Punk Rock Edge 

The work of Baker + Hesseldenz Studio is impossible to typecast. 

Currently Coveting
A Smartphone Designed To Keep You Off It?

The designers responsible for bringing Palm back think this pared-down device the size of a credit...

DESIGN
Pantone Picks Two Colors of the Year, Encouraging Optimism

The vivid “Illuminating” yellow contrasts with the granite-like “Ultimate Gray,” signaling...

DESIGN
After 70 Years, Ikea Discontinues Its Printed Catalog

The Swedish furniture giant turns the page on one of its brand cornerstones.

DESIGNER OF THE DAY
Designer of the Day: Brecht Gander

Brecht Gander may only be a few years into his formal studio practice, but the Rhode Island native...