Sustainable Home Design: From Couches to Coffee Cups, These 6 Companies Make Decor That’s Easy on the Earth

From sourcing materials to production methods, the carbon footprint of a single piece of furniture can be enormous if careful attention isn’t paid along the way. These 6 companies are at the forefront of the movement to hold the design industry accountable to higher environmental standards.  Using natural or recycled materials, eliminating toxic glazes and […]

5 Home Decor Pieces With Serious Summer Vibes

The days are getting longer—thank goodness!—and the season of sunshine is just around the corner. These high-wattage furnishings let you bring the light inside. Bilboquet Pedestal Table by Kateryna Sokolova from Roche Bobois Inspired by children’s cup-and-ball toys, which originated in the 14th century, this table is made with a piece of blown glass, which sits atop […]

6 Luxurious Outdoor Lounge Chairs and Sofas to Update Your Summer Space

You can select your preferred activity level with these eye-catching furniture pieces fit for weekend (design) warriors: sit, swing or lounge. Trampoline Armchair by Patricia Urquiola for Cassina This piece by the legendary Spanish designer is definitely not your average patio chair. It’s the latest in Cassina’s outdoor furniture collection characterized by playful designs. The […]

Holly Hunt’s Creative Director Shares a Few of Her Favorite Decor Pieces

Hibernating and relaxing were definitely not on the pandemic agenda of Jo Annah Kornak, SVP/Executive Creative Director of the renowned furnishings brand Holly Hunt. Kornak took over the company’s creative leadership in 2016, when founder Holly Hunt moved from CEO to chairman of the company, which offers every manner of decor in its showrooms around […]

Garden Delights: 5 Home Decor Pieces Inspired by Nature

Whether you’re a gardener who likes to get down in the dirt or just a fan of beautiful blooms, you can bring your passion inside with these organic furnishings. Concrete Stool by Pamela Holmes for McGuire Coastal vegetation inspired San Francisco Bay Area artist Pamela Holmes’s concrete stool, which is made in the U.S. for […]

4 Top Designers Share Their Favorite Modern Home Decor Pieces

The Eames lounge chair. The Noguchi table. The Aeron chair. These pieces, from the legacy brand Herman Miller, have come to define modern interiors. Recently, Herman Miller opened a massive new retail complex in Chicago’s Fulton Market, where shoppers can peruse offerings from the company, as well as several modern brands that are part of […]