Design Stories

When Annie Atkins faked Royal love letters

The designer's on-screen letters not only required skilful calligraphy, they also called for a little bit of costume work When Annie Atkins faked Royal love letters

Rick Owens loves our new Peter Marino book

The fashion designer says Marino's Théodore Deck book will make a worthy edition to his library Rick Owens loves our new Peter Marino book

Look at the Olympic torch formed from the Fukushima quake

Designer Tokujin Yoshioka used recycled aluminium from quake housing to create the 2020 torch Look at the Olympic torch formed from the Fukushima quake

All you need to know about Soviet Space Graphics

How did the Communists picture the Cosmos? See the final frontier from the Soviet side of the Iron Curtain in our new book All you need to know about Soviet Space Graphics

When Annie Atkins faked the plans for the Titanic

The designer favoured by Steven Spielberg and Wes Anderson sometimes breaks the rules to tell a great story When Annie Atkins faked the plans for the Titanic

All you need to know about Fake Love Letters, Forged Telegrams, and Prison Escape Maps: Designing Graphic Props for Filmmaking

The graphic prop designer behind Bridge of Spies, The Grand Budapest Hotel and Isle of Dogs lets us all in on the magic she helps create All you need to know about Fake Love Letters, Forged Telegrams, and Prison Escape Maps: Designing Graphic Props for Filmmaking

Collective Intuition guides Snøhetta’s Wikipedia re-design

The Norwegian practice employs its crowd-sourcing techniques in developing the foundation's visual identity Collective Intuition guides Snøhetta’s Wikipedia re-design

How Supreme (and other Phaidon friends) ditch their Xmas trees

The holidays might be over but that doesn't mean you can't have a little fun unloading that browning conifer How Supreme (and other Phaidon friends) ditch their Xmas trees

Finn Juhl’s living room is one of The NY Times’ most influential spaces

'This room shows you how small doesn’t necessarily mean cheap,' says the news site's influential panel Finn Juhl’s living room is one of The NY Times’ most influential spaces

INTERVIEW: Gideon Schwartz on the rise, fall and rise again of high-end hi-fi

Think music sounds good enough on your phone? You really need to get Hi-Fi: The History of High-End Audio Design INTERVIEW: Gideon Schwartz on the rise, fall and rise again of high-end hi-fi

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