“Design is so simple. That’s why it’s so complicated.” –Paul Rand

Modern Furniture Designer Continues Her Family Tradition
Shuttling between her Paris apartment and her German workshop, Gesa Hansen strikes a balance while continuing a family design...
Peek Inside the Frank Gehry Rental of an Emerging L.A. Furniture Designer
In Venice Beach, California, Dust to Dust designer Kristin Grant Fowler and her husband, William Fowler, make an early Frank...
American Made Design: Moran Woodworked Furniture
A trio of design studios forms a distinctly American picture of modern design: Despite their regional differences, all three...
Over a Decade, Two Furniture Designers Reimagine a 300-Year-Old Barn
Two British designers handcraft a French country retreat as elemental as their furniture line, Pinch.
Reykjavík, Iceland
Gundrún Lilja Gunnlaugsdóttir of Studio Bility takes us on a guided tour of the city by the smoky bay: Reykjavík, Iceland.
A Danish Design Kingpin Moves to NYC with a Shipping Container of Furniture in Tow
A purveyor of contemporary Nordic design expands his brand’s presence stateside—beginning with his new Manhattan apartment.
Furniture Design: Misewell
Growing up in southeastern Wisconsin, Vincent and Paul Georgeson used to hang out in their father’s basement woodshop, fascinated...
Furniture Designer Focus: Eero Aarnio
Eero Aarnio’s persistent quest for functional forms and manufacturing processes has been at the center of his iconic and prolific...
Lerival's Architect-Designed Furniture
Lerival, a design house that bridges contemporary furniture and architecture, was founded by Dominique Gonfard and James Coombes...
Slick Blankets From a Team of Icelandic Designers
Blankets from Børk Studio blend modern colors and materials with historical graphics.
Brazilian Design at the MoMA Store
The Museum of Modern Art's Design Store has been running regionally-sourced collections in their retails shops and online.
Activist Designers: Design 99
Gina Reichert, an architectural designer, and her husband, artist Mitch Cope, are the duo behind Design 99, an organization in...
A Former Boatbuilder Dives Into Furniture Design
At first, boatbuilder turned furniture designer may sound odd, but as you think about it, it makes more and more sense.
Furniture Designer Spotlight: La Chance
An enterprising duo mines their respective creative and business backgrounds to create a furniture collection with French roots...
Ikea Furniture Designed for Small Spaces
Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, inviting young designers from diverse cities across the world to...
Austin Furniture Designer Creates his Grandmother's Casket
This stunning video from Dark Rye tracks Austin-based furniture designer Michael Yates's surreal experience creating his...
Design the Future
Read the Editor’s Letter from our upcoming September/October edition and look for the issue on newsstands in the first week of...
Fnji Furniture
More than just beautiful pieces of furniture, the products made by Fnji Furniture illustrate the rapid development of the product...
Sleep Under the Northern Lights in an Icelandic Bubble Hotel
Billing itself as the “five million star hotel,” Buubble is a unique lodging option about an hour outside of Reykjavík, Iceland,...
Two Cool Surfers Design Some Serious Furniture
Combining clean lines with traditional craftsmanship, this pair creates a demand for South African design.

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