Lumen on the Horizon
There’s a light at the end of the tunnel; this trio of design luminaries tells us precisely how it will work.
An Aluminum-Clad Green Energy Home in England
Green Orchard, the home Paul Archer designed for his parents outside Bristol, England, sows the seeds of an active retirement.
12 Pendant Lights We Really, Really Want From Lumens' Sale—Ending Sunday
No matter what your style is, we guarantee you'll love one of the hundreds of lighting fixtures that are up to 75 percent off...
15 Pieces You Should Snap Up Before Lumens’ Sale Ends This Sunday
Save up to 50% on our favorite midcentury modern pieces before the sale ends this Sunday, March 31.
Aluminum Clad Residential Units in San Francisco
It may not be to Queen Anne's tastes, but 1234 Howard is true to its context.
Choosing Between Wood and Aluminum? Only One Material Meets a Modern Home's Needs
The strength and durability of aluminum windows and doors make them a safe investment for a modern home over the long term—and...
A Family-Run Company Gracefully Shifts from Aluminum Folding Chairs to High-End Outdoor Furniture
How Kettal, a furniture company in Spain, remains a vanguard of outdoor design.
This Futuristic Teardrop Trailer Is Just $9K For the First 20 Owners
The limited-edition Polydrops trailer is a lightweight, aluminum pod shaped like a geometric teardrop.
An Ingenious Gold Island Transforms an Industrial Apartment in Paris
Completed for about $120,000, a custom aluminum insertion reinvents a loft in a 1920s industrial building by adding privacy...
Vaulted Skylights and Concrete Columns Connect This Melbourne Home With the Sun
Concrete, aluminum, and skylights create architectural alchemy in this breezy residence in the Melbourne suburb of Kew.
Bacteria take a Bite out of Messy Manufacturing of High End Products
Anodizing aluminum has gotten a bit of a bad rap in the environmentally conscious community...Until now.
Foundry-Fab
City Foundry on Atlantic Avenue is a cavernous, industrial space stuffed corner-to corner with furniture that is, for the most...
10 Sturdy Desk Chairs
Whether wrought from molded aluminum or the latest techno-mesh, few seats work harder than the sturdy desk chair.
ICFF 2012 : Design Milk Presents
"Reinvention; Writing History in Aluminum" showcases a collaborative exhibition of New York's AM with Neal Feay Studio of Santa...
Emeco Debuts Starck 'Broom' Chair
Pennsylvania-based Emeco is known for iterations on one theme: virtually indestructible chairs made from recycled aluminum.
Hobby House
Retirement often offers couples more time together, but when René Menten and Mikey Bienkens left the working world, they built a...
Modern Ritual
When it came time to partake in rituals like lighting the Shabbat candles or setting the seder plate, designer Stanley Saitowitz...
ODIN Candles
Though your average scented candle has all the subtlety of a marching band, when Valentine's Day hits one does occasionally want...
Hideaway Furniture by Folditure
The Leaf, a thin and lightweight chair designed by Folditure, will soon be joined by a table counterpart: the Cricket.
Kickstarter of the Week: Time Fold
Our favorite Kickstarter campaign of the week comes all the way from sunny Tel Aviv, Israel, where Studio Armadillo is looking to...