Design Stories

All you need to know about The Best of Nest

The beautiful, much-loved, much-missed interiors magazine, Nest, is brought back to life in this lavish overview of exciting and unusual home décor All you need to know about The Best of Nest

All you need to know about Coveted: Art and Innovation in High Jewelry

The first comprehensive book on jewelry as an art form shows the beauty, and explores the craft, behind some of today’s most precious creations All you need to know about Coveted: Art and Innovation in High Jewelry

Dreaming of entertaining again?

In this clip the floral designer and Phaidon author Michael Putnam shows how a display can become an interactive experience for every guest  Dreaming of entertaining again?

How Gianni Versace worked from home

Versace’s place in Miami Beach managed to combine Old World motifs with a New World easiness
How Gianni Versace worked from home

How Eliel Saarinen worked from home

The Finnish architect was born on this day, 20 August. His studio home, on the shores of Lake Vitträsk, is a masterpiece of early 20th century architecture How Eliel Saarinen worked from home

Take a look at the beautiful NY summer house where our new writer lives and works

Simon Doonan and husband Jonathan Adler have been in their Shelter Island summer house since March, and they just gave the NY Times a tour Take a look at the beautiful NY summer house where our new writer lives and works

The best thing to spin on a Dieter Rams record player

Brian Eno is releasing his Dieter Rams documentary soundtrack on a suitably minimal, limited edition, vinyl LP to mark Record Store Day The best thing to spin on a Dieter Rams record player

Designers should be optimists, Bruce Mau tells Monocle Radio

The designer, author and educator says he doesn’t have the luxury of cynicism, and his profession is a noble calling Designers should be optimists, Bruce Mau tells Monocle Radio

Here's how to make a Putnam & Putnam floral display

In this clip, Michael Putnam builds up a beautifully coordinated display, on location at Rose Story Farm in California Here's how to make a Putnam & Putnam floral display

All you need to know about Life Meets Art

Our new interiors title delivers a peerless tour of the homes of some of the most inspiring, extraordinary and creative people to have ever lived, from Elvis Presley to Leonardo da Vinci, Herman Melville to Moby All you need to know about Life Meets Art

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ABOUT PHAIDON

Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print. We work with the world's most influential artists, chefs, writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, architecture, fashion, food and travel, and illustrated books for children. Phaidon is headquartered in London and New York City.
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