Category: Design

ISTANBUL’DAN: Design To Oppose Cultural Shifts

With the state of current affairs, the designers of the collective ISTANBUL’DAN wanted to oppose hostility and xenophobia through artistic ways. They banded together to create products that are more than just products— they...

Friday Five with Deborah Lloyd

Maybe the name Deborah Lloyd isn’t as recognizable as the brand she’s worked for since 2007, but it should be. As Chief Creative Officer of Kate Spade & Company, the British-born Lloyd has creatively...

Askew: A Ruled Notebook Like No Other from Debbie Millman

The multi-hyphenate Debbie Millman partnered with Baron Fig on a ruled notebook unlike any you’ve seen before, as part of their Limited Edition Confidant series. Askew is a quirky ruled notebook where every single...

Traditional Churches Become Modern Homes

Sometimes church congregations move on, perhaps because the building itself is falling apart or it becomes too small. Either way, those unique structures show up vacant from time to time. For some living in a...

Level Up Your CSS Skills With These 20 Pro CSS Tips

Level Up Your CSS Skills With These 20 Pro CSS Tips

Front-end development is quickly becoming more and more focused on efficiency – faster loading and rendering through selector choice and minimizing code. Pre-processors like Less and SCSS go a long way in doing some...

Vintage Textile Floor Pillows from Kelly Behun Studio

Fresh off her successful pop-up shop, A Kook Milieu, and a brilliant capsule collection, Kelly Behun has launched a collection of floor pillows made from vintage Moroccan textile rugs. Their bold patterns, playful colors,...

Wrappu Takes Gift Wrapping to the Next Level

Micha Kumpf and Ngaire Wex are designers based in Munich and they’ve launched a range of gift boxes that take gift wrapping to the next level. Wrappu features modern gift boxes in various shapes...

A Minimalist Capsule Collection Inspired By Trees

Maya Pro is an industrial designer based in St. Petersburg. She recently combined two of her loves—the nature of Russia and clean minimalism into a sleek capsule collection of furniture. Birch consists of a...

Kooyongkoot Road Residence by B.E Architecture

Kooyongkoot Road Residence is a minimal home located in Hawthorn, Australia, designed by B.E Architecture. The three-story house features a compact design situated on a smaller site with two north-facing courtyards. Planted gardens along the...

The Puro Hotel Palma: A Modern Day Urban Oasis

Located in the old town of Palma de Mallorca, Spain in the La Lonja district, the Puro Hotel Palma is *the* place to book if you’re looking to stay in a modern hotel that...

Stylish and Silent Air Purifiers for the Beautiful Home

It’s during winter months when windows are kept closed for extended periods spanning days, if not weeks. Interior air quality drops precipitously due to pollutants from VOCs emanating invisibly from our home furnishings, alongside other sources...

Atria Side Table from Gliese Design

Industrial designer Mustafa Basaran is the founder of Gliese Design, a  product and interior design company based in İzmir, Turkey, and their latest product is the Atria Side Table. The modern table features a trestle-like base that creates...

UV: An Ultraviolet LED Light from TJOKEEFE

TJOKEEFE kills it with graphic, angular furniture and objects and the latest release, UV, is a bold triangular light sculpture that hangs on a flat surface or in a corner. A flexible, woven nylon thread is...

Arch Studio Turns Recycled Paper Pulp into Products

Li Xiao-Ming is a teacher and product designer for Arch Studio who has creatively figured out a way to use recycled paper pulp. When you think of paper pulp, you imagine something that’s soft...

ASA-D2: A Modular, Freestanding Outdoor Kitchen

Brown Jordan Outdoor Kitchens recently partnered with global countertop and architectural surface brand Cosentino on ASA-D2, a modern, freestanding kitchen for the outdoors. The modular design is the brainchild of architect and designer Daniel...

A 3D Printed Clutch Inspired by the City of Bern

If you’ve been a reader of Design Milk for awhile, you might be pretty familiar with Venetian brand Maison 203. Besides 3D printed jewelry, they’ve been collaborating with designers on a series of clutches...

Flexible Wood Floor Mats from Sitskie Design Studio

Anti-fatigue mats show up in restaurant kitchens and any workplace where there’s lots of standing involved, but if you think about it, we often do a lot of standing at home, whether it’s in...

Listen: Episode 22 of Clever: Ghislaine Viñas

In the latest episode of Clever, interior designer Ghislaine Viñas talks to Amy and Jaime about what it was like to grow up in apartheid South Africa, how she accidentally landed her first real...

Easy CSS Animation Using @keyframes

Easy CSS Animation Using @keyframes

CSS Transitions and transforms work beautifully for creating visual interactions based on single state changes. To have more control over what happens and when, you can use the CSS animation property to create easy...