Arlo Skye’s Debut Carry-On Luggage

The NYC-based brand launches with an uncommonly well-designed travel piece

Denielle Wolfe designed for many brands that were “small” at her time of employment. Coach, Kate Spade, and Tumi were likely doing around $100M in revenue when she joined their growing businesses. Arlo Skye, the year long project that comes to fruition next month, has reset her sense of what small is and she’s loving it. The two-and-a-half person company, where Wolfe is co-founder and …

Miami Art Week 2015: Louis Vuitton’s “Objets Nomades”

An exhibition of leather homewares and exotic florals in the city's Design District

In Milan, earlier this year, we witnessed Louis Vuitton’s transformative presentation of their “Objets Nomades” collection—leather homeware pieces designed in collaboration with some of the best established and emerging designers. Now, in conjunction with Miami Art Week 2015, the brand unveiled an exclusive new piece by Dutch designer Marcel Wanders, as well as an immersive exhibition by floral events designer Ron Wendt that showcases the …

Milan Design Week 2015: Transforming Historical Spaces

Site-specific installations in neoclassical palazzos wowed at the annual design fair

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 Design Week seem to have focused on this quintessential aspect of the Milanese spirit, allowing visitors to gain access to some of its most magnificent palazzos. …