Design Stories

Fabulous Finn Juhl Furniture: The Wall Sofa

Why did the Scandinavian designer play down the artful aspects of this beautifully sculptural sofa? Fabulous Finn Juhl Furniture: The Wall Sofa

The house where Charles Jencks explored the cosmos

Following the architectural writer’s death, we look back at his highly decorative - and meaningful - London home The house where Charles Jencks explored the cosmos

Fabulous Finn Juhl Furniture: The FJ45 chair

This pioneer of modernism designer created a chair so delicate, it pushed the skills of master craftsmen to their limit Fabulous Finn Juhl Furniture: The FJ45 chair

Fabulous Finn Juhl Furniture: The Chieftain Chair

Why did the Danish designer show pictures of African warriors beside this chair when he first unveiled it? Fabulous Finn Juhl Furniture: The Chieftain Chair

Fabien Baron in 6 incredible photographs

You've seen his fashion campaign designs, but have you ever seen the art director’s beautiful landscape photos? Fabien Baron in 6 incredible photographs

The life that led to Rolando's Wrinkles

Children starting out on their own journey can hear the life stories of their elders in JR’s new book The life that led to Rolando's Wrinkles

Fabulous Finn Juhl Furniture: the Poet Sofa

Our new book explains how a long-running Danish comic strip christened this modernist classic Fabulous Finn Juhl Furniture: the Poet Sofa

One thing not to miss in Venice

The Olivetti Showroom is one of many highlights in our newly released Wallpaper* City Guide One thing not to miss in Venice

The starry rise of magnetic tape

Plundered from the Third Reich, tape enabled Elvis to record his first song - and the Beatles their best-loved album The starry rise of magnetic tape

All you need to know about Hi-Fi: The History of High-End Audio Design

A very cool look at high-end audio design for audiophiles and design aesthetes alike All you need to know about Hi-Fi: The History of High-End Audio Design

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