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Friday Five

In our Friday Five posts we ask a designer, artist, or shop owner to tell us their five favorite things.

F5: Travis London Loves Bold Features, Color + His Dogs

F5: Travis London Loves Bold Features, Color + His Dogs

Interior designer Travis London tells us how he has to start his day, what books he goes back to again and again + more in this week's Friday Five.

F5: Megan Cain Tells Us How She Got Into Plants, a Gardening Must-Have + More

F5: Megan Cain Tells Us How She Got Into Plants, a Gardening Must-Have + More

Plant enthusiast, The ZEN Succulent shop owner, and author Megan Cain joins us for this Friday Five to share a few of her favorite things.

F5: Leyden Lewis Loves the Internet, Pork Belly Buns + More

F5: Leyden Lewis Loves the Internet, Pork Belly Buns + More

Interior designer, founder + creative director Leyden Lewis relates everything back to design in this week's Friday Five.

F5: Stephen Slaughter Talks About a Life-Changing Performance, Architecture as Social Art + More

F5: Stephen Slaughter Talks About a Life-Changing Performance, Architecture as Social Art + More

Architect + academic Stephen Slaughter shares his thoughts on environmental justice, his work with non-profits, and more in this Friday Five.

F5: Eilyn Jimenez Tells Us What She Hopes to Design Next, a Favorite Scent + More

F5: Eilyn Jimenez Tells Us What She Hopes to Design Next, a Favorite Scent + More

Eilyn Jimenez, founder + creative director of Sire Design, shares a favorite yearly activity, what she's adding to her own office + more in this Friday Five.

F5: Per Brickstad Shares the Meal He Could Eat for the Rest of His Life + More

F5: Per Brickstad Shares the Meal He Could Eat for the Rest of His Life + More

Transparent founder Per Brickstad shares a current favorite song, the feeling of getting a great idea + more in this week's Friday Five.

F5: Kiki van Eijk Talks About Her Favorite Chair, Sketching Tools + More

F5: Kiki van Eijk Talks About Her Favorite Chair, Sketching Tools + More

Product designer Kiki van Eijk shares a museum garden she loves, a topnotch restaurant, and more in this Friday Five.

F5: Dean Jeffery Shares His Morning Routine, Favorite Coffee Shop + More

F5: Dean Jeffery Shares His Morning Routine, Favorite Coffee Shop + More

Creative director Dean Jeffery has turned second-generation family business, Grand Rapids Chair Company, into a design-forward furniture brand.

Best Friday Five Posts of 2021

Best Friday Five Posts of 2021

We've had a full year of incredible weekly Friday Five columns featuring the most interesting creatives – here are our the 10 best of 2020!

F5: Kelly Reynolds Shares His Favorite Travel Destination + More Tidbits

F5: Kelly Reynolds Shares His Favorite Travel Destination + More Tidbits

Falken Reynolds' founder Kelly Reynolds tells us his new secret obsession, a bit about his home, and more in this week's Friday Five.

F5: Artist Elizabeth Chapin Shares a Kitchen Staple, Favorite Podcasts + More

F5: Artist Elizabeth Chapin Shares a Kitchen Staple, Favorite Podcasts + More

Contemporary American portrait artist Elizabeth Chapin joins us for Friday Five, sharing museums she visits virtually, the sewing machine that earned its name + more.

F5: Scott Newlin Shares a Quirky Newsletter, the View He Can't Quit + More

F5: Scott Newlin Shares a Quirky Newsletter, the View He Can't Quit + More

Scott Newlin, VP of Design at Harry's, shares an eBay treasure, an elusive cocktail shaker + more in this week's Friday Five.

F5: Anda French Shares a Book That Inspires, a Provocative Artist + More

F5: Anda French Shares a Book That Inspires, a Provocative Artist + More

Anda French of architecture and design studio French 2D joins us for Friday Five, spilling about working with a sibling, her relationship with clothing + identity and more!

F5: Stop for a Moment of Calm With Artist Zai Divecha

F5: Stop for a Moment of Calm With Artist Zai Divecha

Today Zai Divecha opens up about the art she's drawn to, the weather she's obsessed with, what she likes listening to + more in Friday Five.

F5: Yaara Gooner Shares How She Gets Out of Her Head, the Art of Dance + More

F5: Yaara Gooner Shares How She Gets Out of Her Head, the Art of Dance + More

Head of architecture + design at LABTech, Yaara Gooner talks design strategy, ongoing learning + more in this week's Friday Five.