DMTV Milkshake: Mark Grattan on Channeling Risk and Protecting Your Space

“Authenticity is my north star,” says designer Mark Grattan – founder and creative director of VIDIVIXI (it means “I saw, I lived” and references a Victor Hugo poem), consultant to Solange Knowles for her hyper-creative platform Saint Heron, and the much-lauded winner of the debut season of Ellen’s Next Great Designer earlier this year. In… Continue reading DMTV Milkshake: Mark Grattan on Channeling Risk and Protecting Your Space

Announcing the L A M P 2021 Winners!

As the media partner for the L A M P 2021 International Lighting Design Competition, Design Milk is so excited to announce this year’s winners! This prestigious contest, now in its 7th year, garnered submissions from 109 cities in 40 countries. The designers and their work were juried by industry leaders Ladies & Gentlemen Studio,… Continue reading Announcing the L A M P 2021 Winners!

Housewarming Holiday Gifts – The Best Modern Gifts for New Homeowners

Is someone on your list celebrating their first holidays in a new home? Make it truly special with a modern holiday gift they’ll continue to reach for. From luxe candles and linens to kitchen wares and home decor, new homeowners will love these useful and unique holiday gifts. Find more gifts for the new homeowner… Continue reading Housewarming Holiday Gifts – The Best Modern Gifts for New Homeowners

Designing Guest Suites for Holiday Company

This should be a happier, healthier, more celebratory holiday season than last year’s! People are freer to travel and potentially safer in doing so. Families and friends will enjoy reunions in each other’s homes. That’s great news, right? Yes, but… All of this gaiety can also mean labor, expense, friction, and stress on the host’s… Continue reading Designing Guest Suites for Holiday Company

Take 5: Eye-Catching Art, Events, Dog Sweaters + More

And just like that, tomorrow is December. Wasn’t it just 2020, like, 5 minutes ago? 1. Scorpio Mini Puzzle I’m a sucker for anything related to my zodiac sign, probably because I feel like I’m a textbook case! 2. Mesa Color Blind Exhibition I’m not color blind but I can imagine that they see the… Continue reading Take 5: Eye-Catching Art, Events, Dog Sweaters + More

2 Seasonal Pre-Batched Cocktails for the Holiday Season!

Now that many people are vaccinated and comfortable gathering with loved ones once again, we wanted to share two cocktail recipes that can easily be pre-batched ahead of time for the fast approaching holiday and entertaining season. Not only do pre-batched cocktails keep holiday dinner guests from “helping” in the kitchen while you finish carving… Continue reading 2 Seasonal Pre-Batched Cocktails for the Holiday Season!

30 Examples Of Amazing Architecture, As Shared By This Online Community

Anyone can design a concrete box with some windows and call it a building – but it takes a skilled and talented architect to design something that everyone would appreciate even decades after it was built. Thankfully, there are many structures and buildings present today that make us stop for a few moments to appreciate… Continue reading 30 Examples Of Amazing Architecture, As Shared By This Online Community

Modern Goods That Give Back – 6 Brands to Support on Giving Tuesday

Now that the Cyber Weekend craze is officially behind us, let’s all take a moment to collectively catch our breath and consider the ways we can be present and intentional with our time and hard-earned coin. Giving Tuesday – the unofficial shopping holiday that calls on us to shop consciously and vote with our dollar… Continue reading Modern Goods That Give Back – 6 Brands to Support on Giving Tuesday