Furniture

10 Favorites: Best of Ikea’s 2018 Collection

The 2018 Ikea catalog landed in our mailboxes not long ago, and after a committed thumb-through, this is what caught our eyes.<p>N.B. Stay tuned for a …

Stool Samples: The 10 Best Home Stools Under $100

Change up your chairs or add some seating options at home with these fun stools. Modern or minimalist, basic or bright, choose the one that best …

Shopping

The augmented reality future turns out to be putting ghostly furniture in inappropriate public locales

Excuse me, I’m just laying out IKEA furniture on a subway platform #ARKit #iphone8plus pic.twitter.com/lECKVB4VQi<p>— Scott Stein (@jetscott) September …

Augmented Reality

Ikea’s ARKit furniture app ‘Place’ is now available on the App Store

With the release of iOS 11 earlier today, Apple officially joined the augmented reality fray thanks to ARKit. One of the most often touted partners for ARKit has been Ikea, and now the retailer’s ‘Place’ augmented reality app is available on the App Store.<p>Place hit the App Store this evening …

App Store

Recent Design Awards Winners and the Process Inspired Trophies They Received

The four prestigious design awards programs mentioned below—including a shameless plug to our own Core77 Design Awards—bring together the best …

Awards

Nemo Swivel Chair by Driade by Lumens - Dwell

The Driade Nemo Swivel Chair is certain to cause quite a few double takes. And with its swivel base, it can do some of them itself. Molded out of a single piece of polyethylene plastic, this unique chair is modeled on a Greek mask. The back of the seat perfectly captures the classic facial …

Design

Fine art, literature and sport collide in Ali Robinson’s first furniture collection

Ali Robinson’s work is informed by a variety of influences: the creative polymath studied fine art, before setting up the architecture and interior design firm Robinson van Noort with his wife in 2010. Their studio flourished, becoming known for its period interiors with contemporary touches. …

Art

AllModern's September Clearance Has Huge Furniture Savings

Deal alert: if you're in the market for some new furniture or decor, then head on over to AllModern, because their September clearance has some crazy …

Coffee Table

The Latest From Design Legend Susan Kare? Housewares Inspired By Computer History

Kare brings bitmap graphics off the screen and onto your table.<p>Susan Kare–product design lead at Pinterest and designer of Apple’s original icons and fonts–has created a new line of Jacquard-woven textiles for Areaware featuring the pixelated graphic style that made her famous. But these coasters, …

Graphic Design

They've Finally Done It: This Table Never Wobbles

<b>News: The Curiosity Podcast is here! Subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, SoundCloud and RSS.</b><p>Life is full of little annoyances we all …

Google Play Music

Boundary breakers Jasper Morrison and Jaime Hayon turn their hand to fashion

Unravelling the ever-fraying seam between the worlds of fashion and industrial design, Jijibaba is the new ‘not-fashion’ menswear label from furniture designers Jaime Hayon and Jasper Morrison. To mark its mixed-medium identity, the collection has launched two times over, in different contexts – …

UTIL to Showcase Their Collection of Portuguese Furniture and Accessories

Lisbon-based design studio UTIL is set to present their collection of furniture and accessories at this month’s London Design Fair. The brand was …

Design

Fyrn Stemn Seating

Forget what you know about flatpack furniture. Fyrn Stemn Seating offers outstanding quality, shipped right to your door. Central to the design of …

Shopping

IKEA Hack: Turn An IKEA Stool Into A Storage Basket

Photo: Faith Towers ProvencherEvery now and then, I like to browse through IKEA's website to see if they have anything new and amazing (did you know …

IKEA

Mushroom mycelium used to create suede-like furniture by Sebastian Cox and Ninela Ivanova

Sebastian Cox has become the latest designer to start working with mushroom mycelium – the British furniture maker has teamed up with researcher …

1930'S ITALIAN FOOSBALL TABLE

FURNITURE,LIFESTYLE<p>SANTOS PLATFORM BED<p>Environment Furniture is an environmentally friendly furniture company that uses materials and processes that …

Fatboy® USA Introduces New Products for Fall 2017

Summer may be over but that doesn’t mean the good weather is. For Fall, Fatboy® USA has introduced their latest lifestyle collection, which includes …

Recycled baths, TV screens and plastics all feature in Ready Made Go 3 collection

Designers including Michael Marriott, James Shaw and Soft Baroque have favoured recycled materials for this year's Ready Made Go collection, …

Christopher Jenner updates traditional silverware with contemporary shapes

London designer Christopher Jenner has teamed up with British heritage brand Elkington and Co to reimagine everyday pieces of silverware for London …

Design

40 Bohemian Bedrooms To Fashion Your Eclectic Tastes After

An array of color and prints, varying textures, billowing fabrics and layers of worldly decor, boho style is one of the most fun to create from the …

Home Decorating

The Best Kitchen Shelves from IKEA

• <b>MULIG shelf unit, $60</b>: This free-standing unit is technically meant for a bathroom or mudroom, which is actually what makes it great for a kitchen. …

Houses

Target’s New Home Line Looks So Much More Expensive Than It Actually Is

If you happen to be rethinking your home decor for the fall, we have some exciting news: Project 62, Target's highly anticipated new in-house label, has just been dropped online and in stores. The modernist homewares line marks a sharp departure from the retail giant's typical no-frills and …

Home Decorating

From Mexico To Mississippi: Why This Sofa Startup Is Now “Made In The USA”

Domestic manufacturing allows Burrow greater creative freedom and nimbleness to respond to customer feedback.<p>Stephen Kuhl and Kabeer Chopra didn’t arrive at business school planning to start a sofa company. Kuhl was a former Accenture consultant; Chopra, a former analytics manager at Michael Kors. …

10 Quick and Easy Cord Control Solutions

We’re big advocates of eliminating the daily small stresses that can lead to bigger headaches, like charging cords and computer cables incessantly …

Hacking

Ikea Cabinets Are the Secret to an Affordable Designer Kitchen

Ikea’s flat-pack furniture is guided by function and low cost. It has good bones, but tends to fall flat in the realm of aesthetics. Building upon …

Shopping

Target’s New Mid-Century Modern Collection Is Here, And We Are Living For It

With all of the Emmys madness, you are forgiven for having missed this huge news: Target dropped its new Project 62 collection, <i>finally</i>, and added a …

Mid-Century modern

HANS WEGNER PAPA BEAR CHAIR

FURNITURE,LIFESTYLE<p>ONELESS DESK BY HECKLER DESIGN<p>If you're dealing with limited space, then pay attention. The OneLess Desk ($749) is the last …

Eight architects and designers imagine the kitchens of the future

<b>Dezeen promotion:</b> an elevated vegetable garden, a brass frame with sliding shelves and a wooden cube that folds open feature in these proposals for …

Kitchens

Here are the best pieces from Target's new elegant and affordable home line

Of course the Emmys were exciting, but how about Saturday's online debut of Target's new and most elevated home line yet? These elegant designs are affordable even for us non-A-listers! The collection, Project 62, gets its name and inspiration from the year Target was founded. And starting Sept. …

Home Decorating

Jens Bench

Running into legendary designer Jens Risom in the halls at DWR headquarters was one of the many pleasures of working here. Over the years, we collaborated with Risom on a number of product launches. The Jens Bench (2008) came about when we worked with him to re-launch his Chair and Ottoman, …

Design