Design Stories

Space travel, slow food, Fauvism and today's floral design

Think you know about floral design? Think again. Our new book Blooms shows nothing changes quite like flowers Space travel, slow food,  Fauvism and today's floral design

Catherine Deneuve's Yves Saint Laurent collection is up for sale

Christie’s January sale showcases the designer and the film star’s close 43-year friendship Catherine Deneuve's Yves Saint Laurent collection is up for sale

The New York Times loves our new children’s board books

The paper devotes half of its children's books coverage to our new titles A Pile of Leaves and Hug This Book! The New York Times loves our new children’s board books

Take a tour of our fashion mag book author's NYC apartment

'Magazines come in waves, washing up as stacks around my apartment,' writes Vince Aletti in our new book Take a tour of our fashion mag book author's NYC apartment

Did you know the guy who made this chair also made music?

Harry Bertoia made his own instruments and recorded 11 albums of material. Now you can buy them again Did you know the guy who made this chair also made music?

It's Christmas Day in Russia!

Take a look at what the people of the USSR used to give and receive before the fall of the Soviet Union It's Christmas Day in Russia!

How Braille came into being

Louis Braille was born on this day and developed his most famous work of graphic design when just 12-years-old How Braille came into being

North Korea sees in 2019 with a drone and laser show

Pyongyang’s sky was lit up with lasers, fireworks and illuminated craft earlier this week for its New Year celebrations North Korea sees in 2019 with a drone and laser show

Phaidon authors recognised in the New Year's Honours List

Gillian Wearing, John Pawson and Tacita Dean all made Commander of the Order of the British Empire for 2019 Phaidon authors recognised in the New Year's Honours List

What are Putnam & Putnam up to in 2019?

It might be cold outside, but NYC's leading floral designers are ready for a blooming marvellous New Year What are Putnam & Putnam up to in 2019?

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