Furniture

First Look: 10 Things You’re Definitely Going to Want from IKEA’s 2018 Catalog, Before it Comes Out

1 of 10<p>It's About to Be 2018 at IKEA!<p>The arrival of a new IKEA catalog is an annual event to be celebrated, and, if you're anything like us, spent …

IKEA

The Best Built-ins for Your Bedroom

Your bedroom is a place where you sleep, but it's probably also a place where you keep a lot of stuff. One way to keep that space serene and …

Bedrooms

Sustainable Dutch home for sale comes with surreal custom furniture

Wowza<p>The last time we saw this one-of-a-kind Dutch home, it was the coolest half-buried snow villa in all the land. Fast forward some years and “Dutch Mountain House,” the brainchild of architect and art historian couple Sanne Oomen and Lucas Mol, has hit the market (price upon request). And with …

Architecture

IKEA 2018 Catalog Sneak Peek: 10 Products We're Excited About

Get ready to wish this week was next week. Why? IKEA's 2018 catalog hits stores next Wednesday (that's August 2 — you can request your copy now and …

IKEA

7 ideas for a beautiful backyard kitchen

Are you the type of person who likes to entertain guests at the garden area? If so, then you're going to love these 7 beautiful backyard kitchen …

House Design

7 items you'll love from YPPERLIG – Ikea's new collection with Hay

YPPERLIG Collection: The Beauty of Basics by Ikea x Hay arrives in stores this October.<p><b>'An affordable collection full of basic, everyday products</b> …

IKEA

Everything We Know About IKEA's 2018 Catalog So Far

The theme is "make room for life".<p>It's that time of year, when the IKEA lovers in your life start obsessively checking their mailbox in anticipation of the brand new catalog, full of new takes on Scandinavian decor and unconventional design inspiration. Maybe it's you checking your mailbox, every …

IKEA

IKEA 2018 Catalog Sneak Peek & Top 10 New Product Countdown

True confession: I've been keeping something - a deep dark <i>decorating</i> secret - from you lovely people. Last week, IKEA sent me an advance copy of the …

IKEA

This Oversized Ethan Allen Chair Is for the Ultimate Disney Lover

We're obsessed!<p>If you're looking at Ethan Allen's Mickey Mouse Club "Chair and a Half" straight on, you'd probably wonder why this piece is from a Disney-inspired collection.<p>The sleek yet comfy looking chair (which comes in cherry red or charcoal) seats at least two thanks to the rounded nooks on …

Walt Disney Company

How the IKEA catalogue cracked what “domestic bliss” means in different cultures

For IKEA fans, the last week of July is like Christmas.<p>Beginning July 31, IKEA’s highly-anticipated catalogue will appear in millions of mailboxes around the world. With a print run of 203 million copies this year, the catalogue ranks alongside the Bible, the Koran, and Harry Potter as one of the …

Modular kitchen system elegantly expands & adapts to urban apartments

When living in small apartments, urban dwellers often have to reconfigure their spaces so that they are more efficient and functional. Modular …

Sustainability

The Property Brothers Are So Over This One Design Trend

After spending a night in a tiny house, the HGTV stars agree the trend is OVER.<p>Picture this: Two six-foot-five HGTV stars, a bunch of dogs, and a tiny home. No, this is not the beginning of a terrible joke, this is an actual situation that the Property Brothers agreed to.<p>According to Pop Sugar, the …

House Design

Competition: win a book exploring the simplicity and functionality of Nordic design

Dezeen has teamed up with Oak Publishing to give away five copies of The Red Thread: Nordic Design – a comprehensive look at objects designed "for a …

Furniture Design

Renovo reveals the luxury of lumber with its stunning wooden bike frames

Why it matters to you<p>If you're a bike enthusiast, the almost completely wooden frames from Renovo may just be your dream come true.<p>You’ll be hard …

Cycling

Tomons LED Multi-Angle Wood Desk Lamp

Add some modernity to your workspace with the Tomons LED Multi-Angle Wood Desk Lamp. This light source has a delightfully Scandinavian inspired …

Furniture Design

Guess what Style of Structure Inspired this Furniture Collection. Hint: They're Generally Made of Logs

Cabin is the latest release by DesignByThem founders Sarah Gibson and Nicholas Karlovasitis—otherwise known as GibsonKarlo. The new collection of …

Furniture Design

CAKE: Pastry-Inspired Sofas and Armchairs by StudioPINE

Ukrainian design firm StudioPINE looked to delicious pastries when designing their CAKE Collection of furniture. The collection consists of a series …

Furniture Design

Recalling 25 years of flat-packs and meatballs at the IKEA store in Gateshead's Metrocentre

Opened in July 1992 at the Metrocentre in Gateshead, it was the second UK store opened by giant Swedish compnay, IKEA

IKEA

Freeman’s to auction off midcentury modern furniture for every budget

From Eero Saarinen chairs to Florence Knoll couches<p>Be still, midcentury modern-beating hearts: Dozens of pieces by designers like Eero Saarinen and Florence Knoll will be up for grabs at Freeman’s upcoming Collectors Sales auction.<p>On Wednesday, August 9, 400 pieces of furniture, artwork, and other …

Avant-garde

Grey scale: calming interiors meet the Singapore skyline atop Le Nouvel Ardmore

What apparently sealed the deal for the owner of this apartment on the 28th floor of Jean Nouvel’s eponoymous Le Nouvel Ardmore were the dusk colours, and the unobstructed 270-degree southeast views of Singapore’s green canopy and distant skyscrapers from the master bedroom.<p>‘She wanted the …

House Design

V&A Dundee launches initiative to promote Scottish design

<b>Dezeen promotion:</b> ahead of the launch of the V&A's new design museum in Dundee next year, the organisation has created an online platform to showcase …

What’s on the Menu: a new Copenhagen showroom is a masterful exercise in monchrome

Copenhagen’s design-loving crowd has been rejoicing at the latest crop of showrooms that popped up throughout the city during 3daysofdesign – but one stands in a category of its own.<p>Menu Space, is the latest retail destination from design firm Menu. It is located in Copenhagen’s thriving Nordhavn, …

Furniture Design

Louis Vuitton’s Salone collection is a salute to the travel spirit

In 2012, the Objet Nomades collection was launched with two main aims: the first, to salute the spirit of travel and Louis Vuitton’s beginnings as a …

Fashion

Geometric Magnetic Toys For Creative Play

Earthtiles are modern, geometric tiles, from Big Future Toys, that magnetize together, offering endless opportunities for creative play. With its …

Hobo Lighting Series by Studio Aisslinger for Wästberg

Studio Aisslinger designed a series of lights that were created in conjunction with Stockholm’s Hobo Hotel, which they were also responsible for. …

Furniture Design

Design Fun at CoFuFun - The Plus Paper

<b>Nendo’s Station Plaza Design Revolutionises the Idea of Traditional Inspiration</b><p>In the Nara prefecture of southwest Japan something mystical and …

Music

Where I Work: Luca Nichetto

For this Where I Work, we virtually visit two European cities, Stockholm and Venice, to get a sense of how Luca Nichetto works. The Venice-born …

Design

Ikea Just Totally Ditched The Ikea Look

Exotic birds! Velvet! Gold! Leather! Groovy patterns! Ikea’s latest doesn’t look like Ikea at all.<p>Ikea has a reputation for slick, Scandinavian minimalism, but this autumn the Swedish furniture and lifestyle brand is ditching any semblance of restraint and fully embracing the luxe mindset of …

IKEA

There’s a trillion-dollar global black market for fake “designer” chairs

Last year, US customs officers seized over $4 million worth of fake chairs. It was the first year that the agency had ever seized containers-full ofsuch unauthorized reproductions, thanks in part to a novel new training that’s turning port inspectors into design connoisseurs.<p>Over the past 18 …

Architecture

20 Beautiful and inspiring bedroom designs

We might feel that hiring a professional for designing a beautiful looking bedroom is essential but this is not always true. If you are sure about …

Bedrooms