Milan Design Week 2018: Top Picks from Salone del Mobile

Milan Design Week 2018: Top Picks from Salone del Mobile

We're back from a whirlwind tour of Milan Design Week and our first stop was, of course, Salone del Mobile, and here are some top picks.

Swedish Design Brand Hem Launches New Products at Milan Pop-Up

Swedish Design Brand Hem Launches New Products at Milan Pop-Up

Hem is showcasing new product launches alongside a curated selection of ther existing furniture and housewares at their Milan pop-up.

Interview with Danish Designer Sebastian Holmbäck

Interview with Danish Designer Sebastian Holmbäck

We catch up with Sebastian Holmbäck, an industrial, product and lighting designer based in Copenhagen.

Interview with Danish Model Turned Designer Emil Thorup

Interview with Danish Model Turned Designer Emil Thorup

Design Milk caught up with Danish model and TV host Emil Thorup who took an unconventional path to the design world.

Jimmy Turrell Rescued 1,000 Books and Turned Them into Art

Jimmy Turrell Rescued 1,000 Books and Turned Them into Art

Newcastle-based artist Jimmy Turrell turned 1,000 books he bought on eBay into works of art with his work printed on them.

German-Finnish Designer Pia Wüstenburg Is Seeking Solitude for a Life and Work with Contrast

German-Finnish Designer Pia Wüstenburg Is Seeking Solitude for a Life and Work with Contrast

In our latest designer profile, we talk to North German-based designer Pia Wüstenberg.

SFF18: Kasthall Launches the New, Celebrates the Old, and Embraces the Different

SFF18: Kasthall Launches the New, Celebrates the Old, and Embraces the Different

Swedish rug brand Kasthall launched four new rugs for Stockholm Design Week, won an award, and collaborated with Stella Works.

SFF18: Swedish Norm Form Uses Design to Challenge Power Structures

SFF18: Swedish Norm Form Uses Design to Challenge Power Structures

An exhibition entitled Norm Form examines unequal power structures and the power of design to highlight them.

Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018 Shows Progress at Greenhouse

Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018 Shows Progress at Greenhouse

We check out 2018's Greenhouse – the Stockholm Furniture Fair's showcase of emerging talent – which was as strong as ever.

New Launches and Collaborations – Highlights from the Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018

New Launches and Collaborations – Highlights from the Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018

The numbers for 2018's Stockholm Furniture Fair are not in yet, but it felt bigger and better than ever before.

The Differences That Keep Eley Kishimoto Together

The Differences That Keep Eley Kishimoto Together

Mark Eley and Wakako Kishimoto, of Eley Kishimoto, have been 'printing the world' since the 90s and they share what keeps them going.

Bean to Bar – Meet London’s Single Origin Chocolate Pioneer

Bean to Bar – Meet London’s Single Origin Chocolate Pioneer

Making chocolate is a labor of love for London-based Phil Landers, founder of Land Chocolate.

From an Orphan Saucer to a Thriving Business – Richard Brendon Reflects

From an Orphan Saucer to a Thriving Business – Richard Brendon Reflects

We talked to British designer Richard Brendon about how his thriving career began with a simple idea.

Made in London: Thomas Von Nordheim

Made in London: Thomas Von Nordheim

Thomas Von Nordheim's interest in tailoring started when he took an old coat apart and used it as a pattern.

Kirsty Whyte and Paul Tanner Create Timepieces in Their Spare Time as Freedom to Exist

Kirsty Whyte and Paul Tanner Create Timepieces in Their Spare Time as Freedom to Exist

We check in with Kirsty Whyte and Paul Tanner who launched Freedom to Exist after seeing a void in the watch market.

Made in London: Johnetté Taylor

Made in London: Johnetté Taylor

Californian Johnetté Taylor set up her own business in London in 2010 and now makes every piece by hand, one bag at a time.