MILAN DESIGN WEEK 2015 – The Wrap Up

Milan Design Week 2015

    Today we wrap our coverage of Milan Design Week 2015 with a selection of some of the most covet-worthy furniture, lighting, art and accessories on show.  While not all items have made it to market yet, most are on their way. I hope you enjoy the picks! Above: Bocci’s new 16 series – aread ON

Buster + Punch Luanch World’s First Designer LED Bulb

LED BUSTER BULB by Buster + Punch

    Two years ago, a small London-born design label set out against all odds to build the world’s very first designer LED light bulb. Faced with some stiff competition from much larger brands, our friends at Buster + Punch emerged triumphant when, just last week, they beat their competitors to market with the launchread ON

OUT OF THIS WORLD: ABC + Catellani & Smith’s Cosmos Lighting Collection

Cosmos Lighting Collection by Catellani and Smith in collaboration with ABC Carpet and Home

    Just in time for spring, home furnishing mecca ABC Carpet & Home has collaborated with the Italian lighting design studio of Catellani & Smith to create a stunning new collection inspired by the “ethereal color spectrum of the cosmos.” Bearing names such as nebula, pulsar, star and moon, the line of task/table andread ON

Smile! DPAGES Is Now On Instagram

DPAGES Instagram

    It’s been a long time in coming but DPAGES has finally set up an Instagram account where I’ll be sharing some of my favorite pics from the art, architecture, design, and fashion world. Also thrown in for good measure will be some behind the scenes action from DSHOP. Please join me at as I ease DPAGES intoread ON

COVERGIRL: DSHOP’s Lazy Suzi Scores Cover of WIRED Magazine’s Holiday Gift Guide

DSHOP Lazy Suzi Wired Magazine Holiday Gift Guide

    DSHOP is basking in a bit of fame this holiday season with our Kelly Behun-designed Lazy Suzi scoring the cover of WIRED Magazine’s Holiday Gift Guide. While the process has been a bit of a roller coaster – beginning with a rush to get Suzi to the photoshoot, followed by an anxious wait toread ON

BEAUTY AT BARNEYS: D’s Holiday Window Darling

Anthony Howe Barneys Holiday Window

    ‘Tis the season of transformation here in Manhattan, as the major retailers clamor for you attention (and business) with over the top events, spectacular decorations, and of course, those holiday windows. For many a New Yorker, the unveiling of these glassed-in fantasy worlds marks the beginning of the season and for the holidayread ON

“THE TIME IT TAKES” – A Peek Inside the World of Enzo Catellani

Castellani Smith Lighting

    When Enzo Catellani first founded his lighting company in 1989, he told the world he was a blacksmith named Carlo, and that his partner was the British racetrack architect Logan Smith. In truth, Carlo was Enzo’s father and Logan Smith… well, he was Enzo’s horse. Fast forward twenty five years to the presentread ON