The KLEEN Hand Vac for Boring Things

By | March 14, 2019

Do you follow Boring Things over on Instagram? If not, we recommend their feed to those with an affinity for industrial design – an account documenting designers taking on the task of attempting to transform mundane objects like binoculars, coffee grinders, and hand vacs into evocative forms. Their latest stab at invigorating a common object is Tassilo Eissing’s KLEEN… Read More »

Atelier JM Designs a Wall Mirror That Mimics an Eclipse

By | March 14, 2019

At last month’s Stockholm Furniture & Lighting Fair, Chinese design studio Atelier JM revealed a new design at Greenhouse. Eclipse is a wall-mounted mirror lamp that adjusts to mimic the astronomical event that inspired its name. The piece expresses a mix of reflection and transparence by sliding the adjustable lighting component. Their goal is to evoke the feeling… Read More »

Chhavi House: A Desert Villa in Jodhpur by Abraham John Architects

By | March 14, 2019

Abraham John Architects were tasked with designing a residence in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India within the Thar Desert. Situated on a small corner lot with buildings along two sides, the Chhavi House was a challenge when dealing with privacy concerns. The views were thoughtfully considered, screens were utilized, and courtyards were added in order to make it happen. Another… Read More »

Friday Five with Nadia Wolff

By | March 14, 2019

Photo courtesy of World Red Eye Miami native Nadia Wolff is a Haitian-American artist, designer, poet, and maker whose work beautifully blends culturally significant themes of gender, sexuality, race, and identity. As a senior at a magnet high school, Wolff was a 2016 YoungArts winner in Visual Arts and Design Arts, as well as a 2016 U.S. Presidential… Read More »

Design Milk’s Favorites from KBIS 2019

By | March 14, 2019

Design Milk headed to Las Vegas to check out the 2019 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) where all the latest designs are unveiled. With over 600 top brands on display, there’s a lot to see and it’s impossible to share it all, so we’ve narrowed it down to some favorites. DXV’s clean, modern bathroom setup was perfection.… Read More »