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High-Quality Standards and Technological Expertise Makes Bosch a Standout [VIDEO]

We partnered with Business of Home during KBIS 2020 to learn more about Bosch’s new appliance technologies. Based on research and consumer insights, Bosch has introduced new refrigerators that include French Doors with a bottom freezer, beverage solutions for extra ice and integrated bottle storage with individual controls. The appliance line also adds...

2020 Gift Guide: Worth the Splurge $500+

A splurge by definition is a luxury, an exception to the rule of normality, and the holidays offer an opportune moment to set aside pure pragmatism for some “let’s make some dreams come true/treat yo self” acts of kindness. Whether it’s gifting a piece of art, a beautiful piece of furniture, some cutting-edge technology or a unique expression fashioned...

8 Products to Help You De-Stress and Relax During the Holiday Season

The end of the year is quickly approaching and with that comes the holidays which will probably look a lot differently this year than years past. 2020 in general, with the global pandemic, working from home, homeschooling kids, isolation, etc., has been challenging to say the least. Now, more than ever, we need to find ways to de-stress and relax, whether...

Friday Five With Mark Stumer of Mojo Stumer Associates

One of the founding principals of Mojo Stumer Associates, Mark D. Stumer has practiced architecture as a principal for over 30 years. A graduate of Pratt Institute, his expertise in architectural design, interiors and project management has allowed Mojo Stumer Associates Architects to evolve into the organization it is today. Stumer views architecture...

The Slab House in Poland Resembles How a LEGO House Would Be Built

The Slab House is a residential project recently completed in the suburbs of Poznań, Poland, by mode:lina. The property presented design challenges due to its hilly location requiring the architects to get creative. They looked back to childhood to everyone’s favorite building blocks, LEGO, which inspired the three-story design with the floors separated...

The Encore Table Lamp Captures a Certain Kind of Feeling

Lighting brand Gantri and industrial designer Sam Gwilt have released a table lamp with an unlikely source of inspiration: curtains. The plant-based, 3D printed Encore explores the effects of lighting and the emotional experience that accompanies theater curtains raising before a show. There’s a warm feeling that accompanies the anticipated act, and...

2020 Gift Guide: New Homeowners

We are grateful to Havenly + Minted for supporting this gift guide. Our partners are hand picked by the Design Milk team because they represent the best in design. If you’ve ever moved residences, you know how costly it can be with deposits, movers and having a ton of things to buy to get settled in. Oftentimes, there’s not...

Elemental Holds Brass Hardware Brings a Sculptural Touch to Drawers + Cabinets

Designing a space or just looking to freshen things up? Fort Makers’ new line of drawer and cabinet hardware might be the answer you’ve been searching for. Elemental Holds is a collection of nine abstract, organic brass shapes that resemble miniature sculptures. This collection reflects a symbolic design language that the New York-based studio has become...

The Menu Space New York Showroom Designed by Hilary Robertson

Menu Space New York is a minimalist showroom located in New York City’s SoHo neighborhood, designed in collaboration between Menu’s design team and Hilary Roberston. Situated within an historic loft building, the concept was to create a space that was warm, welcoming and a combination of Copenhagen and New York. The space is filled with some of Menu’s...

DMTV Milkshake: How To Create Real Change by Teaching Kids Design

This week’s Milkshake guest is Maya Bird-Murphy, Founder and Executive Director of Chicago Mobile Makers. “I have a lot of big dreams for Chicago Mobile Makers,” Bird-Murphy says. For the moment, Chicago Mobile Makers offers young people the chance to engage in design thinking in a meaningful way, with workshops and events across Chicago. In them,...

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