Beyond our event coverage and daily posting, we brought on some new folks, launched new features, and beefed up our social media presence. Here are some of the highlights of the past year:

Taste: A New Designy Food Column by Pinch Food Design in art  Category

Pinch Food Design’s Taste Column: we were so excited when Pinch said yes to our proposal and can’t wait to see what they cook up (get it!?) in 2013.

The Two Percent presents Unframed: David takes us on a monthly art tour to show us the best that NYC’s art galleries have to offer.

DINE+DESIGN with Target and PATCH NYC in news events interior design home furnishings  Category

We made a video for the launch of PATCH NYC at The Shops At Target.

Introducing the New Design Milk Daily Digest Email Newsletter! in news events  Category

We launched a beautiful, new newsletter. You can subscribe right here.

Live From Marimekko... in news events  Category

I spent a day blogging and tweeting live from Marimekko’s NYC Flagship store.

Reinvention; Writing History in Aluminum in news events home furnishings  Category

We helped some friends launch a new collection and hosted an event and exhibition during New York Design Week.

On top of already being very active on Twitter and Facebook, this year we joined Google+, LinkedIn (and LinkedIn Today!), Pinterest and Instagram, and even re-joined Flickr.