WOOD CABINETRY: Going Au Naturel In The Kitchen

Wood Kitchen Cabinets

    Today we are getting down to the basics to celebrate the dark horse of contemporary kitchen design – wood. While you may spy a butcher block here, a wood accent there – wood, shown on a larger scale – with all its rich color and veining is not the go to it once was. Inread ON

SMEG’s NEW SMALL APPLIANCES: Bringing The 1950s Back

Smeg Toaster

  Founded over 65 years ago by Vittorio Bertazzoni in Norther Italy, SMEG has gone on to become one of the world’s most recognized home appliance manufacturers. Pulling from their humble beginnings as 19th century blacksmiths, the Bertazzoni family soon branched out into building cookers. From there, a laundry and dishwasher range was born andread ON

DPAGES’ Holiday Table Champion 2014

Holiday Table Challenge Winner

    This fall season, DPAGES and DSHOP invited our patrons to dress their dining tables in full holiday style and then share photos of it with us. The prize for doing so? A chance to win a $500 DSHOP shopping spree and a holiday feature on DPAGES. While it was a treat to receive your entries and garnerread ON

Mirja Pitkäärt’s Accessories Collection of The Year

Mirja Pitkaart Comb

    Mirja Pitkäärt is an Estonian designer based in Paris. Following her studies in leather design at the Estonian Academy of Arts, and textile design at the University of Applied Arts Vienna – Pitkäärt graduated from the MA Fashion Artefact program at the London College of Fashion (2014). This same year, Pitkäärt received the prestigious Accessoriesread ON

Ten Great Moments in Graveling

Gravel Driveway

    When it comes to landscaping, there are few things more timeless than gravel. From pea stone to river rock, quartzite to lava rock, the textures and color variations are many and the design possibilities…. endless. Shown here is a small selection of  D favorites – just tipping the iceberg on how modern, versatile and richread ON

NOVEMBER 2014: DPAGES’ Little List of Loves

November 2014 Favorites

      CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT   1. DOOR KNOB – Beehive Knob with oversized backplate – H. Theophile 2. PURSE – Leather Hobo Bag ($1,495) – Burberry 3. CANDELABRA – Tromp Candleholder in Nickel ($285) – DSHOP 4. PORCELAIN CUP & DISH – Cup & Saucer by Scholten & Baijings (€ 130,00   approx $160 USD)– Wannekes 5.read ON

Apparatus’ Bold New Line of Accessories

Apparatus Studio Candle Blocks

    Last month, the design gurus behind the Manhattan-based lighting brand Apparatus, debuted a new capsule collection of home accessories. Comprised of the same materials (brass, leather and porcelain) as their lighting collection, the new line of “objects” takes a boldly geometric stance – feeling a little bit Ettore Sottsass,  a little bit Kelly Wearstler and all Apparatus.         Inspiredread ON