Friday Five with Interior Designer Trip Haenisch
Friday Five

Friday Five with Interior Designer Trip Haenisch

Interior designer Trip Haenisch resounded loudly on our radar when his work was featured on the cover of Elle Decor last summer. Yup, the on…

Friday Five with Thomas Paul
Friday Five

Friday Five with Thomas Paul

New York City native and textile designer Thomas Paul is in this week’s Friday Five hot seat. A former neckwear and scarf designer for…

Friday Five with Samuel Wilkinson
Friday Five

Friday Five with Samuel Wilkinson

Industrial designer Samuel Wilkinson, who opened his own studio in late 2007, has designed a number of award-winning items, including the P…

Friday Five with FLOR’s Chip DeGrace
Friday Five

Friday Five with FLOR’s Chip DeGrace

Chip DeGrace oversees the creative engine that gives FLOR its reputation as an innovative, environmentally responsible company that’s …

Friday Five with Stephen Burks
Friday Five

Friday Five with Stephen Burks

Industrial designer Stephen Burks was born in Chicago, went to the Illinois Institute of Design’s Institute of Design there, studied archi…

Friday Five with David Trubridge
Friday Five

Friday Five with David Trubridge

For this week’s Friday Five we tapped New Zealand-based furniture and lighting designer David Trubridge.  Trubridge is trained in Nav…

Friday Five with Thom Fougere
Friday Five

Friday Five with Thom Fougere

Canadian furniture designer Thom Fougere’s minimal pieces are as beautifully stark as a Winnipeg winter. Deeply ensconced in the desig…

Friday Five with Luca Nichetto
Friday Five

Friday Five with Luca Nichetto

I met designer Luca Nichetto this past September when Foscarini invited Design Milk on a trip to its home office in Italy, and a tour of the…

Friday Five with Michael Ferguson of Space International
Friday Five

Friday Five with Michael Ferguson of Space International

Architect Michael Ferguson of Space International has designed retail environments for Nike and Kitson, masterfully re-envisioned mid cent…

Friday Five with Bradford Shellhammer
Friday Five

Friday Five with Bradford Shellhammer

Bradford Shellhammer, he in the purple pants, is Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Fab.com, the flash site favored by those who deman…

Friday Five with David Lai of Hello Design
Friday Five

Friday Five with David Lai of Hello Design

David Lai is CEO/Creative Director of Hello Design, a creative digital agency based in Culver City, California, just down the street from wh…

Friday Five with Julie and Leslie Dowling
Friday Five

Friday Five with Julie and Leslie Dowling

This week’s Friday Five is a bit of a double feature, or shall we say, “two for the price of one.” After working independe…

Friday Five with Jason Miller
Friday Five

Friday Five with Jason Miller

Admirers of the hipster hunting chic aesthetic associate the name Jason Miller with his ceramic antler sconces and chandeliers, though his M…

Friday Five with Josh Owen
Friday Five

Friday Five with Josh Owen

You’re probably familiar with Josh Owen’s cast iron menorah for Areaware, which we believe is on its way to iconic status. Owen,…

Friday Five with Vicente Garcia-Jimenez
Friday Five

Friday Five with Vicente Garcia-Jimenez

We met Spanish-born industrial designer Vicente Garcia-Jimenez, who now works out of Udine, Italy, on our trip to the lighting company Fosca…

Friday Five with Bob Vila
Friday Five

Friday Five with Bob Vila

If you’re an HGTV or DIY Network fanatic, you must understand that the channel didn’t blossom out of nowhere. Long ago, Bob Vila…