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

MANGLAM: Masculine Luxe In The Bedroom

Manglam - Masculine Bedroom

    I came across the term manglam about a year ago via Sukio – the site of fellow design enthusiast Desiré Green. While as far as I can gather, the precise definition of the word may be up for some interpretation, the overall meaning is fairly self explanatory (MAN, GLAMorous). As for our purposes today, we’veread ON

DSHOP Welcomes Workstead Lighting Collection

DSHOP - New Lighting

    This summer DSHOP is thrilled to welcome a new collection of lighting by none other than the Brooklyn / Hudson Valley-based design studio Workstead. As part of our introduction of the line we couldn’t resist inviting the company’s founders Stefanie Brechbuehler and Robert Highsmith for a little getting to know you session, whichread ON

MARBELOUS: Reinventing a Centuries-Old Craft

Marbelous Wood by Pernille Snedker Hansen

    Copenhagen-based artist/designer Pernille Snedker Hansen is redefining the centuries old craft of marbling by blowing up its traditional small-scale applications (frequently used in book binding) and applying them to large scale environments. Pernille’s art is built drop by drop as she floats color across the surface of a small pool of water – watchingread ON

SUMMERTIME: Eleven Seasonally Inspired Kitchens

Summer Home Inspried Kitchens

    Sun, sand, surf and maybe a little surf and turf… all this warm weather has us dreaming of long beachy days and ultra casual evenings just relaxing at home with our favorite peeps. To help set the stage for this all summer-inspired R&R, D has gathered a selection of summer-home-worthy kitchens for your daydreaming pleasure. Hope you enjoy! Aboveread ON

DPAGES FAVORITES: July Twenty-Fifteen

DPAGES July Favorites 2015

    CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT   1. Black Mirror from “Taiwan Craft Project” – TAF 2. Orchid Hairpin in silver – Dinosaur Designs 3. Avram Rusu Confetti Pendant in stainless steel – DSHOP 4. Facet Handle Long in polished nickel – DSHOP 5. Mae Engelgeer Nerv Blanket in Grey & Off White – Couverture &read ON

CALCULATED BEAUTY: Peng Wang’s Fibonacci Shelf

Fibonacci Shelf by Peng Wang

    The Fibonacci Shelf by Peng Wang of Utopia Architecture & Design pulls upon the most ubiquitous and fascinating pattern of numbers in all of mathematics – the Fibonacci sequence. The sequence itself is a simple one, beginning with a zero or one, with each number in the sequence equaling the sum of theread ON