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Reclaimed Wood Coffee Table, Reclaimed Wood Furniture

Etsy

Time Is Money: Braun and the Cool, Unsettling Bauhaus Watch

There’s something about a watch you could actually buy with your current bank account, right now, that gets the heart thumping and the synapses …

5 Classy Dress Watches Under $1,000

In his “Plea for the Dress Watch” published in <i>Forbes</i> magazine, Jack Forster, US editor in chief of <i>Revolution Magazine</i>, says, “The true gentleman’s …

Essential Objects: For Commuters & Those Stuck Indoors

As you get back to the grindstone and on the road, we rounded up the tools you’ll need to keep your time spent indoors sunny, regardless of the …

Loft Life: Exposed Pipes - Ways to Hide Them or Highlight Them

If you're living the loft life, exposed pipes often come with the territory. Love 'em or hate 'em, your neighbors need their utilities so they're …

Lofts

A Parking Garage Becomes a NYC Townhouse with Drama

By the 1990s, this old coal delivery garage had been replaced by a parking garage with a small residence above it. The people that bought it turned …

Army Barracks Become a Loft Full of Perfection

Shut up and take my money! This loft makes me want to move so bad I’m already on the phone with my realtor (just kidding, but I thought about it). …

Ukrainian Apartment with Vertical Wall Gardens

Located in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine, this light-filled apartment, designed by SVOYA studio, comes furnished with an eclectic interior and some pretty …

Vivian & Leonard's Converted Loft in Oakland

<b>Name:</b> Vivian and Leonard <b><br>Location:</b> West Oakland; Oakland, California <b><br>Size:</b> 1,100 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Leonard since August 2010, Vivian since …

Urban Outfitters

Erin & Chris’ Industrial Heritage Hill Condo

<b>Name:</b> Erin and Chris <b><br>Location:</b> Heritage Hill; Grand Rapids, Michigan <b><br>Size:</b> 600 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 3 years; rented<p>Erin and Chris like to keep …

Where I Work: ZAK+FOX

<b>What is your typical work style?</b><p>Since I opened up my own showroom this year, my routine has changed significantly. When I launched the company I was …

Nuvola Collection by Gervasoni

If ever there was a couch that looked like a giant pillow, you can count me in. But, this one not only begs you to take a nap, there’s a version …

The Grovemade Desk Collection

<i>Organizing is what you do before you do something, so that when you do it, it is not all mixed up.</i> – Alan Alexander Milne<p>There are three daily habits …

A Shingle-Style Home in Cambridge Gets a Modern Renovation

aamodt / plumb architects were hired to renovate a shingle-style home on Professors’ Row in Cambridge, Massachusetts where they were tasked with …

Home Improvement

The Everyday Watch by MIJLO

The Everyday Watch is a minimalist design created by MIJLO. The timepiece is unique in that it has a modular composition, allowing users to switch …

A Brazilian Apartment with Historic, Modernist Details

While this apartment might be smaller than the average places we show here on Design Milk, it’s equally as enticing. At 613 square feet, the COBOGO …

An 1800’s Horse Stable Becomes a Studio with a Home Above

E/L Studio transformed an 1800’s horse stable that was an abandoned property in a neglected alley in Washington, DC, into an architect’s storefront …

A Historic Levantine Apartment in Turkey Gets a Modern Update

The Gabriel Apartment is a modern renovation of a historic building which was originally designed by Italian architect Guglielmo Semprini, one of the …

An Alarm Clock That Wakes You Up With a Cup of Coffee

Well, it looks like we’ve stumbled upon heaven. And its name is The Barisieur.<p>As one who hates waking up early, it doesn’t get much better than this. …

Behance

Design Dare: Paint Your Trim Black

A bedroom with black trim, spotted on Style Me Pretty.<p>Want to make something stand out? Highlight it in black. In most homes, trim elements like …

Paul & Katie's Bright Vintage Modern Loft

<b>Name:</b> Katie Hackworth, principal designer and owner of H2 Design + Build, her husband Paul, their two daughters & three rescue mutts<b><br>Location:</b> …

Chris and Amber's Old + New Renovated Home

<b>Name:</b> Chris and Amber Earl <b><br>Location:</b> North Hollywood, CA <b><br>Size:</b> 1,190 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 2 years<p>Amber met Chris at a mutual friend's BBQ and she …

Kelly Wearstler

Allison & Ben's Scenic & Textured Brooklyn Home

<b>Name:</b> Allison + Ben Yarrow <b><br>Location:</b> Crown Heights; Brooklyn, New York <b><br>Size:</b> 1,200 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Almost four. We’re sad to leave, but …

Jules Verne

House Tour: A Cool South Austin Bachelor Bungalow

<b>Name:</b> A project by Sally Breer Interior Design <b><br>Location:</b> Austin, Texas <b><br>Size:</b> 1700 square feet<p>Designer Sally Breer was tasked with taking an older South …