HARD GRAFT: Bringing Your Travel Game to New levels of Chic

Hard Graft Travel Bags and Accessories

    With holiday travel season in full swing, we’re lusting hard for Hard Graft’s Italian-made leather goods. The London-based brand, which was founded in 2007 by the Austrian monie.ka and the British James Teal, combines traditional craftsmanship with modern-day design to irresistible effect. From buttery backpacks and accessories to hard-wearing carryalls… Hard Graft combinesread ON


NAHA Hair Art

    Last night, yours truly slipped down the rabbit hole that is the North American Hairstyling Awards. While definitely not DPAGES’ normal fare, this photographic beauty competition showcases the work of some of the industry’s great talents, and there is no denying that these hairstylists are turning out true works of art. From gravity-defying feather-filledread ON

Eleven Lust-Worthy Closets & Dressing Rooms

Contemporary Closet Design

    Today we’re dreaming big and going luxe with some of the most covetable dressing rooms in D files. From double-decker closets, complete with their very own staircases, to entire rooms devoted to the meticulous storage and display of everything from knickers to gowns… these beautifully designed interiors are sure to make any morningread ON

The Amazing Hanbok in Shades of Traditional & Modern

Hanbok - Traditional Korean Dress

    Unlike the well known Japanese kimono and Chinese qipao, the Korean hanbok has enjoyed little recognition, especially in western circles, until recent years. Hanbok in Korean literally means Korean clothing. However, the term is most often used to refer to the traditional garb style that evolved over the Joseon period (circa 1392-1910). Today,read ON

Marina Rinaldi’s Homey London Flagship

Marina Rinaldi Shop London

    Tucked inside a three story Georgian mansion along the streets of Mayfair in London, lies Marina Rinaldi’s new flagship store. The Italian brand caters to the fashion and accessory needs of women with curves and the shop is designed to feel just like home… that is if your home were a mansion located in one ofread ON

THE URUSHI BIKE: Contemporary Design Meets Ancient Craft

Vanhulsteijn Limited Edition Urushi Bicycle for Sotheby's

    As part of Milan Design Week 2015, British brand Paul Smith played host to a stunning collection of bicycles by Dutch cycling brand Vanhulsteijn. The display of limited edition cycles centered around the showstopping Urushi bike – named for its labor intensive Japanese lacquer finish.       Conceived in a collaboration with Sotheby’s, the Vanhulsteijn Urushiread ON

DPAGES FAVORITES: April Twenty-Fifteen

DPAGES April 2015 Favorites

    CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT   1. BLANKET – Herringbone Throw – Steven Alan 2. SURFBOARD – Pacific Surfboard in wood – Kelly Wearstler 3. CUSHION – Aranea Cashmere Pillow – DSHOP 4. UTENSILS – Iridescent Serving Utensils – ABC Carpet & Home 5. SOFA – Modern Line Collection by Greta Grossman (1949) – DSHOP 6.read ON