SOME GLITZ FROM MAISON & OBJET

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We are still in search of the creator of these crystal encrusted skulls. However, we did find similar versions by Peter Pracilio and Suzan Fellman. Photo by Ayna Gershman. Via.*** Update: Found! The maker of these skulls is the Netherlands based company Azzurino. Have a look at this handcrafted chandelier from The Netherlands based company DK Home! It isread ON

HO CHI MINH CITY RUNWAY STORE: by CLS Architetti

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  The Italian firm, CLS Architetti, is the mastermind behind this luxury runway boutique in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. In a city where the heat can be oppressive, the real luxury is cold, and this was the concept behind the store’s design. The large space was built to invoke the feel of an ice filledread ON

THE EXTROVERT IDEAL: its influence on today’s design

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  In her new book, “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking“, Susan Cain charts the rise of the Extrovert Ideal in the twentieth century and explores its far-reaching effects. What influence has this had on how we design our spaces? In this interview Cain touches on the model for theread ON

THE CORTICAL CHAIR: recently presented at IDS 2012

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  The Cortical Chair, by Fishtnk Design Factory, is based on research done with SPM (Studio for Progressive Modeling) from Yolles Group on structural optimization in furniture design. We think it is pretty cool! Photo by Simone Olivero.  

D PAGES: February 2012 Favorites

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  For links and further info on these goodies… stop by the February 2012 issue of D PAGES.  

15% Off! February 2012 Favorites Sale!

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  Our friends at RabLabs are extending a special offer to D readers on the super cool Pedra Coasters featured in this month’s D Pages favorites. Just give the code DPAGES at checkout and you will receive 15% off! Thank you RabLabs! Valid February 1-29, 2012. BurkeDecor is extending a special offer to D readers on the beautifulread ON

D PAGES: Issue No. 13 February 2012

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  The February 2012 issue of D Pages is up here. Today is our 1st birthday! A special thank you to our February sponsors at BurkeDecor, Lauren Lozano Ziol, Niche Modern and RabLabs