The Motion of the ARY Collection Is Magnified in Every Piece

Free forms and wave-like details create a rhythm to Emmanuelle Simon’s ARY Collection of furniture. In it you’ll find sideboards, consoles, bedside tables, a desk, a coffee table, and a bench. Oak wood magnifies the unique touches of each piece, picking up on the global influences found in Simon’s artistry. The French-Israeli interior architect and… Continue reading The Motion of the ARY Collection Is Magnified in Every Piece

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

Kiki van Eijk grew up in the Netherlands where she spent her youth immersed in nature, daydreaming, and drawing. Her interest in product design began at the Design Academy of Eindhoven. Today, Kiki is one of the most accomplished names in Dutch design, working both solo as well as with partner Joost van Bleiswijk as… Continue reading F5: Kiki van Eijk Talks About Her Favorite Chair, Sketching Tools + More

An Ancient Technique Finds New Use in the PARI PARI Collection

The PARI PARI collection of furniture by Kodai Iwamoto looks like it was a blast to make! The striations of color and wood in the dining table, side table, and shelves were created using an ancient Japanese method called Hego. Traditionally used for making wooden shingles, it involves turning logs into planks using a machete… Continue reading An Ancient Technique Finds New Use in the PARI PARI Collection

The Design Milk Tech 10: Indoor Gardening Simplified, Luxurious Mushroom Leather + a Car Powered Cabin

1. LG Tiiun Indoor Gardening Appliance A CES 2022 Innovation Award winner, the indoor growing system is named after the Korean word for, “to sprout.” Indicative of the continuing trend and popularity of greenery during a time when travel is sometimes restricted – this compact refrigerator-sized home appliance allows green thumbs to indulge in growing… Continue reading The Design Milk Tech 10: Indoor Gardening Simplified, Luxurious Mushroom Leather + a Car Powered Cabin

Merkled Studio’s Modern + Functional Wall Fixtures Make Organizing Easy

Kari Merkl is the designer and founder behind Merkled Studio – a Portland-based design and manufacturing company that hand-makes modern and multifunctional fixtures and furniture for homes and commercial spaces. The brand’s line of sleek, modular shelves, hooks, and their innovative Shook (a shelf + hook hybrid) have officially arrived in the Design Milk Shop,… Continue reading Merkled Studio’s Modern + Functional Wall Fixtures Make Organizing Easy

Samsung’s The Freestyle Is a Projector You Can Screw in Like a Light Bulb

Samsung’s presence at CES has long been one characterized by its enormity. And we’re not just referring to the monumental assemblage of televisions they build each year to greet CES attendees – currently now delivered in 4K and 8K resolutions, and powered by MicroLEDs and Neo QLED display technologies – but also the vast breadth… Continue reading Samsung’s The Freestyle Is a Projector You Can Screw in Like a Light Bulb

These Design Driven Brands Are Doing Pet Care Right

Here at Design Milk, we’re so obsessed with our pets, we even have a Slack channel dedicated to exchanging photos of their adorable antics. As pet-people who are passionate about design, we know the struggle of toggling between fashion and function when shopping for our pets all too well. Pet products that make our animals… Continue reading These Design Driven Brands Are Doing Pet Care Right