Melissa and Keith Bishop, Loft B
“We went from 3,000 square feet to 720,” says Melissa Bishop, sitting on her leather couch.
Ruché Sofa
On a walk through Ligne Roset’s factory near Lyon, France, we track the multitude of steps, hands, and hours required to craft...
Product Spotlight: Modern Side Tables
When “couch surfing” better describes online shopping in the den than overnight guests, it may be time to pick a side table with...
Live from London: Everyday Objects
You can have your pick of a wide assortment of couches, chairs and tables at the 100% Design trade fair at Earl's Court in...
Bemz's Bright Idea
Last week I met with Lesley Pennington, a Canadian living in Sweden who in 2004 launched Bemz, one of the cleverest companies...
About Sleepwalking
Have you ever woken up on the couch with the lights on when you for sure fell asleep in your bed? Or maybe you’ve witnessed your...
Gingko Press Roundup
The holidays are a wonderful time for stopping what you're doing and catching up on all those tasks (and treats) you've put aside...
Lucia Lumbar Pillow - Black by The Citizenry
Classic neutral palette meets bold Incan designs in this hand-loomed lumbar pillow.
MyWorld Lounge System by Philippe Starck
Philippe Starck saw the new MyWorld sofa system in his dreams.
Kamal Letterpress Art
I stumbled onto Kamal Patel's letterpress work in the Chronicle Books 2010 publication The Little Book of Letterpress, which...
Ceniza Lumbar Pillow by The Citizenry
Inspired by the geometric patterns used by the Zapotec tribes of the Oaxaca region, this lumbar pillow’s structural designs and...
Coffee Break: San Francisco's The Mill
Although we usually focus on completed projects, it is equally interesting to check in during construction to see how a space...
Run-Down Row House in Boston Becomes a Quiet Urban Escape with Two Green Roofs
A young architect transforms a small row house into a deceptively roomy family home.
From Frocks to Fabrics
Proenza Schouler is a design duo more known for rocking the runway than the weaving loom: their ready-to-wear lines are...
Family Matters
An architect and his preteen daughter take on a backyard project.
Show Me How to Hygge
The Danish trend that’s sweeping the nation might not have an English translation, but it offers a unique approach when it comes...
Trailer Flash
Most folks who kit out a vintage Airstream intend to take it on the road, but Burton Baldridge’s design—a hip new green room for...
Renzo Piano's Jaw-Dropping Design for the Whitney Museum
The Whitney Museum's new home in the Meatpacking district serves up a compelling dialogue between city and culture.
Events this Weekend: 1.21-24
This weekend, the question is now "What to do?" but "What not to do?".
Glass House with Stunning Pacific Ocean Views
Seeking a respite from the city, a Portland couple create a beachfront getaway on Oregon’s rugged coast.

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