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Afterlife Recyclable Furniture Is Circular Design at Its Best

Circular design and lifestyle company Supernovas has joined forces with Dutch design studio Odd Matter to launch Afterlife, an easy-to-assemble furniture line made entirely from recycled plastic. The line includes multifunctional crates and benches that can be used at home or work, alone or stacked, available in unique colorways. Fresh new colorways...

The Hyundai IONIQ 5 Cuts a Serious Case for an All-Electric Future

Korean automotive brand Hyundai’s 45 Concept made waves back in 2019 at the Frankfurt Motor Show for the vehicle’s linear crispness accompanied alongside the aspirational promises of an all-electric future. Fast forward to 2021 and the automotive brand has somehow kept the ‘Sensuous Sportiness’ of the monocoque-style body and a futuristic interior mostly...

Modernist Pillows That Bring Color, Pattern + Texture Into the Home

One of the easiest ways to transform or update a space is to update its accessories, specifically with pillows. Compared to furniture or lighting, it’s a relatively low-cost investment and it’s what distinguishes one person’s style from another. The best part is you can change up the look of your space frequently and easily because pillow covers take...

Friday Five With Rhea Vaflor of Hickok Cole

Rhea Vaflor is Associate Principal and Director of Lifestyle at Hickok Cole, a forward-focused architecture and design firm based in Washington, DC. She’s also an AIA award-winning licensed interior designer and LEED accredited professional with an MFA in Interior Design and MA in International Development from George Washington University. Originally...

A Neutral Home in Bangalore Comes Alive With Crimson Accents

At first glance, the Azalea House appears to have a conventional, neutral color palette throughout the interior. Further inspection reveals much more than the grey walls and white floors with crimson hue accents added as visual highlights that draw the eyes in. FADD Studio designed the project for clients who longed for a unique design that bordered...

Naoto Fukasawa’s Purposeful Simplicity Shapes Emeco’s Za Stool

Japanese designer Naoto Fukasawa has built a career designing objects of simple, reductive nature, forms in service of their purpose retaining the elegant simplicity often inherent in natural objects for the likes of Muji, Herman Miller and Boffi. Which makes his most recent collaboration with Emeco, the American furniture maker specializing in aluminum...

8 Modern Jewelry Picks by 8 Female Jewelry Designers

We’re proud to have so many women represent their work in the Design Milk Shop! And while we celebrate them and their incredible talents all year round, Women’s History Month is the perfect time to feature a few of our favorites. Check out eight of our female jewelry designers along with eight statement-making pieces they’ve created. N009 Knot Necklace...

Gala Is a Futuristic Seating System by Cristina Celestino for Saba

Designer Cristina Celestino is bringing new definitions for the sofa with her latest design, the Gala seating system for Italian design brand Saba. With a subtle nod to the retro-future aesthetics of sofas in the ‘70s, Gala explores the flexibility and fluidity of the upholstered object and investigates it as a place, not just a functional product....

A Minimal House in Tsukuba by Aisaka Architects’ Atelier

House in Tsukuba is a minimal home located in Ibaraki, Japan, designed by Aisaka Architects’ Atelier. Situated within a spacious residential neighborhood, the house was designed with a number of hobby rooms for the client while working in a different city away from his family. The result is a series of stacked volumes that each serve a different...

DMTV Milkshake: Aimee Wilder on Sharing the Beauty of Pattern

This week’s DMTV Milkshake guest is Aimee Wilder, founder and creative director of her eponymous line of home decor and accessories. Native New Yorker Aimee Wilder founded her brand in 2009, after reworking her fine art illustrations as wallcoverings that took the design world by storm, ultimately landing her staff positions with big-league names like...

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