UK-based Seven Gauge Studios handcrafts knitted accessories in England with bold, geometric patterns and bright, fun colors. We first spotted their cozy textiles at Tent London during 2013′s London Design Festival and it’s pretty obvious why they’re so unforgettable.
The designs could work in both classic and modern interiors, giving any space a punch of color. The cushions and blankets are knitted using the finest quality 100% lambswool. Continue reading »
The Barisieur is an alarm clock and coffee brewer. This alarm clock -turned-coffee-machine will automatically brew a cup of coffee right when you wake up, easing you through your morning with the smell of fresh coffee. It encourages a ritual before going to sleep, signalling to the body and mind that it is time to unwind and relax. Living slow even when times are fast. Continue reading »
Designed by Flavin Architects. this mid-century modern home is located in Lincoln, Massachusetts, USA. By the time the house was built, modernism had evolved from the Gropius era, to incorporate the rural vibe of Lincoln with spectacular exposed wooden beams and deep overhangs. The design rejects the traditional New England house with its enclosing wall and inward posture. The low pitched roofs, open floor plan, and large windows openings connect the house to nature to make the most of its rural setting. Continue reading »
With all the different furniture, colors, textiles, and decorations that are available to modern homeowners, it is easy for a beautiful home to get quickly cluttered. This house in the Valparaiso Region of Chile, from Santiago-based LAND Arquitectos, swings forcefully in the other direction. Rather than fill a beautiful home up with knickknacks, minimalist decor is able to let the building’s angles and views shine.
From the outside, it is already easy to see the appeal of the simple design with the home’s boxy structure, dotted with windows. Continue reading »
The Benetton Group’s communication research center, Fabrica, is no stranger to the interweb pages of Design Milk, as everything they launch is nothing short of incredible. Their latest is Patch of Sky, a set of three internet-connected lamps that keep you linked with your loved ones no matter where they are. The ambient lamps tell your people in real time about the sky and the weather, helping them feel a little bit closer to you. Continue reading »