PAUL VILLINSKI: turning trash into poetry

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Butterflies made from found aluminum cans, wire and lead. Air Force flight suit with wings made out of 100 leather work gloves. “Revolver”, 2009. Vinyl LP records and turntable. As a pilot of sailplanes and paragliders, metaphors of flight often crop up in the work of artist Paul Villinski. Perhaps best known for his lyricalread ON

JULY GIVEAWAY: Lighthouse Oil Lamps from Vertigo Home!

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  This July D Pages is proud to partner with Vertigo Home to bring one lucky D reader this pair of Menu Lighthouse Oil Lamps. Inspired by the lighthouses along the coast of Scandinavia, the designer, Christian Bjorn informs us that these nearly 10 inch tall porcelain beauties don’t just burn with a flicker, theyread ON

OMVIVO: beautiful bath furnishings from Australia

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Feast your eyes on these beautiful bath furnishings from the Australia based company, Omvivo. D included a small selection of favorites, but you can view their full line at Omvivo.com.  

NUAGE TABLES: Sophie Lafont for Christian Liaigre

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The Nuage Tables designed by Sofie Lafont for Christian Liaigre are sculpted out of bronze, plated in white gold, and the toped with Carrara marble. These delicate pretties stand in contrast to most of Liaigre’s collection, which tends to have a more masculine edge. To see the Nuage Table in situ (i.e. nestled comfortably inside Christian Liaigre’s fabulousread ON

MADRID, SPAIN: a fearlessly fashionable home

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  Art by Naia del Castillo, Luis Macias, Diane Arbus, Wolfgang Tillmans. Table lamp by Maison Martin Margiela. Chair by Charlotte Perriand. Art by Louise Bourgeois and Dora Postigo (Gorka’s 3 year old daughter in law). Art by Gorka Postigo. Chairs by Charlotte Perriand. Floor lamp by Serge Mouille. Art by Louise Bourgeois, Gorka Postigo, Silviaread ON

MODERN TIDE: Midcentury Architecture on Long Island

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  Modern Tide: Midcentury Architecture on Long Island from Design Onscreen on Vimeo. This Documentary by director Jake Gorst explores the work of Long Island’s best postwar architects and designers, including Albert Frey, Wallace Harrison, Herbert Beckhard, Frank Lloyd Wright, Horace Gifford, Edward Durrell Stone, Marcel Breuer, Andrew Geller, Philip Johnson, Charles Gwathmey, Barbara andread ON

SPOTTED ON PINTEREST: Diamond by Sebastian Scherer

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  D stumbled upon these lighting gems on Pinterest last night. Diamond is a multifaceted pendant light by Berlin based designer Sebastian Scherer. The diamonds are available in chrome, copper, white, and black  and measure 13.8″ x 13.8″ (350 x 350 mm). Oh, and if you are not already… drop by and follow D PAGESread ON