A look back at glasses

A new show at Design Museum Holon examines the history of spectacles through one remarkable collection A look back at glasses

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OMA and Prada create domestic bliss

Rem Koolhaas’ firm built a decidedly homely setting for Prada’s Men’s and Women’s Fall/Winter 2017 show OMA and Prada create domestic bliss

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New designs for old age

Design Museum exhibition examines contemporary design solutions to the problems we'll all face in later life New designs for old age

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Plant and BloomsyBox – the gift that keeps on giving

If you’re gifting our great book Plant this holiday season why not couple it with a year’s worth of blooms? Plant and BloomsyBox – the gift that keeps on giving

1 month ago


Christie's Strangest Sales - An expensive egg timer

Find out how the world's most expensive timepiece weathered the revolution and winged its way back to Russia Christie's Strangest Sales - An expensive egg timer

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How Ettore Sottsass took a shine to glass

A new show in the designer's centenary year looks at his fascination with, and dedication to, the material How Ettore Sottsass took a shine to glass

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Memphis does Hanukkah

Ever wondered what a Sottsass-influenced menorah looks like? Find out at the Jewish Museum, New York Memphis does Hanukkah

1 month ago


Can you see the music in these patterns?

Could fabric design and music share some unlikely common ground? Yes, judging by our new book Patterns Can you see the music in these patterns?

1 month ago


Gift the Book - and the Look!

If they like Grace they'll love these Paul Smith accessories - so don't just gift our books, gift the world within them Gift the Book - and the Look!

1 month ago


Toby Mott - Joe Corré’s punk bonfire was wrong

Punk In Print author says Sex Pistols' manager's son went against punk's spirit by burning cultural ephemera Toby Mott - Joe Corré’s punk bonfire was wrong

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NEW DESIGN BOOKS

Do It Yourself
Mario Bellini
Visual Impact
Japan Style
Fantastic Man
Daniel Ost
James Irvine
Otl Aicher
Reproducing Scholten & Baijings
WA: The Essence of Japanese Design
Ettore Sottsass
Naoto Fukasawa
The Design Book