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DESIGN
LONDON
FURNITURE
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN
DESIGNERS
HOME DECOR
SCP
SCP Classics Collection
Since it launched in 1985, design company and retailer SCP has produced some of the most iconic pieces in British design. Now, 30 years later, the company is celebrating its heritage with the launch of the SCP Classics collection, set to debut at...
INSTALLATIONS
LEXUS
MILAN DESIGN WEEK
INTERACTIVE INSTALLATIONS
MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2015
Milan Design Week 2015: Marina Mellado's Luz
by Jill Singer One of the more intriguing installations we found during this year's spectacular Milan Design Week came courtesy of Lexus, who created a three-part experience inviting visitors to take a journey through the senses. Though the first...
WATCHES
STAR WARS
MOVIES
ENTERTAINMENT
TIMEPIECES
WATCH DESIGN
NIXON
MAY 4
Star Wars + Nixon Watch Collection
First and foremost, California's Nixon watch company creates detail-oriented wristwatches that beg to be worn out and about. Their attention to detail and clever wearability has never been more present than in the brand's latest collaboration, announced...
PHOTOGRAPHY
BMW
PARIS PHOTO LA
PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITIONS
MAZACCIO & DROWILAL
PHOTOGRAPHY FAIRS
Paris Photo LA 2015: Mazaccio & Drowilal
by The World's Best Ever For the third installment of Paris Photo LA (PPLA) at the Paramount Pictures Studios in Los Angeles, BMW—one of the photography fair’s official partners—is presenting “Wild Style,” an installation featuring a body of work...
LOUIS VUITTON
MILAN DESIGN WEEK
AIRBNB
SITE SPECIFIC INSTALLATIONS
MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2015
PALAZZOS
Milan Design Week 2015: Transforming Historical Spaces
When you walk in the streets of Milan, you immediately realize that its classic architecture can somehow be cold and austere. But behind many façades, there are gardens—beautiful and carefully hidden. Some of the installations at the latest Milan...
LIMITED EDITION
SWITZERLAND
CLOCKS
CH EDITIONS
MB&F
CHV
HORLOGERIE
STARFLEET MACHINE
TABLE CLOCK
Cool Hunting Editions Starfleet Machine
For years now, we've followed the work of Max Büsser, the mastermind behind horological design house MB&F. His distinct timepieces represent mind-bending innovation and eccentric inspiration, all hand-crafted, in an industry that more often than...
TRAVEL
HOTELS
NEW YORK CITY
EDITION HOTEL
MADISON SQUARE PARK
A First Peek Inside The New York EDITION Hotel
After spending much of our 2014 Miami Art Week at the cultural and events epicenter that is the Miami Beach EDITION Hotel, we have been eagerly anticipating this spring's launch of Ian Schrager's latest, The New York EDITION Hotel. First, because...
DESIGN
INTERVIEWS
MILAN DESIGN WEEK
MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2015
NICOLA FORMICHETTI
Milan Design Week 2015: Nicola Formichetti
Fashion editor, creative director, stylist and a mega-star in his own right, Nicola Formichetti embodies contemporary creativity. From collaborating with the likes of Lady Gaga, Diesel and Mugler, Formichetti has a unique and thoughtful approach...
TOYOTA
CARS
FACTORIES
GIFS
SAMPLING
DJ
ELECTRONIC MUSIC
YOUTUBE
ASSEMBLY LINES
LAUNCHPAD
From Car Plant GIFs to a Custom Dance Track
Building a car from scratch, it turns out, results in a polyphony of rhythms and melodies as team members, 15,432-pound robots, stamping presses and more work in sync on vehicles rolling down the assembly line. Through their latest project Gifony...
PETS
WEARABLE TECH
PET ACCESSORIES
DOG COLLARS
FITNESS TRACKERS
Everything-in-One Dog Collar
There are plenty of beautiful dog collars on the market that reflect a range of styles and cross a range of price point. And yet, there's nothing quite like DogTelligent's recently announced Connected Collar. It's stylish to a degree—in the way that...
FURNITURE
CHAIRS
LAMPS
GOLD
STEEL
CHROME
MILAN DESIGN WEEK
TOM DIXON
MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2015
METALWORK
Milan Design Week 2015: Mixed Metals
by Jill Singer In recent years at Milan Design Week, it’s almost become a game to guess which metallic might be deemed in vogue that particular season. The pendulum has swung from brass to copper and back again many times, occasionally alighting on...
FURNITURE
VINTAGE
SHOPPING
NYC
POSTALCO
DESIGN STORES
WEST VILLAGE
BRVTVS
CALLIOPE
SUB ROSA
Calliope
When the digital world closes in, it's only natural to seek an analog oasis. Online shopping never includes the smells, sights and chance encounters that can make a shopping experience special. Calliope, Michael and Caroline Ventura's new West Village...
SALONE DEL MOBILE
MILAN DESIGN WEEK
SOUND DESIGN
MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2015
SOUND PROJECTS
SOUND INSTALLATIONS
Milan Design Week 2015: Sound Projects
Sound and music play pivotal roles in our daily lives, whether it's at home, in public places or in transit. Companies and independent designers at Milan Design Week are aware of this—and understand what it means to include (or exclude) their thoughts...
LONDON
GALLERIES
COLLABORATIONS
POSTERS
PRINTS
SHOPS
ART PRINTS
Unlimited’s Four Play Project
40 artists, illustrators and designers, 40 four-letter words, four different spot colors. That’s the premise that Brighton, UK-based design studio, shop and art gallery Unlimited set for its cheekily named spring project Four Play, which was just...
VINTAGE
EXHIBITIONS
MOTORCYCLES
ITALIAN
VIDEO
ENGINEERING
RACING
CHV
Art of the Italian Two Wheel
Stuart Parr's expansive collection of vintage Italian motorcycles is a sight to see, so we took a trip to 285 Madison Avenue in New York City where Parr is currently exhibiting a selection of his beautiful bikes. While there, renowned motorcycle...
DESIGN
MIRRORS
DESIGNERS
HOME DECOR
MILAN DESIGN WEEK
PATRICIA URQUIOLA
LEE BROOM
MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2015
Milan Design Week 2015: Incredible Mirrors
by Jill Singer What is it that makes the mirror such fertile ground for experimentation among designers? Is it its stubbornly unchanging material DNA? After all, is a mirror made from anything other than glass really a mirror? Whatever the case may...
BROOKLYN
SURFING
HANDMADE
VIDEO
NYC
CUSTOM
CHV
SHAPING
Union Surfboards
Founded by Chris Williams and Jeff Schroeder, Union Surfboards is a small custom board company based in Brooklyn, NY. Focused on making unique boards that are specifically crafted to each individual, Union Surfboards aims to make sure each customer...
BAGS
BROOKLYN
CYCLING
BACKPACKS
TIMBUK2
BIKE COMMUTING
RED HOOK CRIT
Timbuk2 Red Hook Crit Travel Backpack
Every year the streets of Red Hook, Brooklyn are blocked off and track bikes take over. But this isn't just a ride where the weekend warrior can show up, it's the Red Hook Crit and it's arguably the most prestigious event of its kind. Combining urban...
DECOR
LAMPS
LIGHTING
KICKSTARTER
TECH
CROWDFUNDING
LIGHTBULBS
FLYTE
HOVERBOARDS
Levitating Flyte Lamp
Good design catches your eye immediately, making you wonder why nobody had ever thought of that idea before. And yet, the times when you have to look twice to make sure you’re actually seeing what you’re seeing are rare. New lamp Flyte definitely makes...
OUTDOORS
JAPAN
CAMPING
SNOW PEAK
CLIMBING
BACKPACKING
STOVES
CAMP STOVES
Two New Camp Stoves from Snow Peak
Spending time outside is always made a little better with a few comforts from home. A hot meal and a fresh cup of coffee at the base of a climb or deep in the wilderness is a welcomed luxury. Japanese outdoor brand Snow Peak has two new compact and...
BIKES
CHARGE
MOUNTAIN BIKES
FAT BIKES
TEST RIDES
BIKE REVIEWS
Test Ride: Charge Cooker Maxi 2
Fat bikes are quickly becoming a staple in every cyclist's quiver. While the bikes have opened up winter riding to the masses, they aren't just for snow anymore. Many riders are finding themselves drawn to their fat bike no matter the season or terrain...
LONDON
BERLIN
GERMANY
OFFICE
HOME
MAPS
PRINTING
LITHOGRAPHS
CARTOGRAPHY
FUTURE MAPPING COMPANY
LITHOGRAPHIC PRINTS
Future Mapping Company Berlin
Though maps began as utility-minded reference tools, they've always had artistic elements. From elaborate compass roses and sea monsters that lurk near remote coastlines to carefully selected color palettes, the aesthetics of maps sometimes even trump...
JACKETS
MOTORCYCLES
APPAREL
AETHER
ATTIRE
MOTORSPORTS
MOTO GEAR
MOTORCYCLING
Aether Horizon Motorcycle Jacket
Action apparel company Aether—whose ethos is to create the most durable, minimal and modern-minded gear—has just released one of the best motorcycle jackets we've had our hands on in some time. Aesthetically, the Horizon is much like Aether's jacket...
FASHION
EXHIBITIONS
MEXICO
MEXICO CITY
ARTISANS
HEATH CERAMICS
CARLA FERNáNDEZ
TEXTILE ARTS
Carla Fernández: Design Culture Mexico at Heath Ceramics
Based in Mexico City, fashion designer Carla Fernández travels through Mexico seeking the most talented regional artisans; she creates new designs that honor traditional fabrications in each region. This has given Fernández a reputation as a champion...
HOUSEWARES
ITALY
INSTALLATIONS
SALONE DEL MOBILE
MARBLE
HOME DECOR
MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2015
Milan Design Week 2015: Lee Broom's Department Store
At this year’s Milan Design Week, British designer Lee Broom is presenting his largest and most mature collection to date. Known as “The Department Store,” this installation consists of 25 of Broom's newest pieces—from furniture to lighting and accessories...
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