Defined by the Details

Defined by the Details

Collaboration with artists and artisans, and a sensory approach to materials, make this Parisian apartment by Dora Hart a rare gem
House Warming

House Warming

London's design landscape has just been upgraded with the immersive and perfectly pitched Gubi House, a Georgian townhouse that’s just become the Danish brand’s first UK showroom
London Craft Week 2024 Highlights

London Craft Week 2024 Highlights

Celebrating its tenth anniversary this year, London Craft Week (13–19 May 2024) will shine a light on the capital’s unique melting pot of creative talent. Read on for what to see
Left Bank Allure

Left Bank Allure

Paris isn't short of new boutique hotels, but Villa-des-Prés – elegantly restored and filled to the brim with contemporary art – is one for your little black book
Authentic Provenance

Authentic Provenance

An abundance of craftsmanship and hand-made objects soften the interiors of this London new build, designed by Banda as part of luxury enclave Chelsea Barracks
Start Small

Start Small

Shortlisted for New London Architecture’s Don’t Move, Improve award in 2024, Cairn Architects’ renovation and extension of a small Victorian terrace has a pioneering approach to materials
Feast of Flesh

Feast of Flesh

British designer Faye Toogood channels an unapologetic female energy into a Milan exhibition that celebrates the shapes and sexuality of the human body. D/A UK catches up with the designer to discuss her creative evolution
Inherited Wealth

Inherited Wealth

Under the tagline “powered by love,” London-based architect Amos Goldreich launches a collection of furniture in Milan that pays homage to the creative output of his late parents, pulled from an extraordinary archive
Elevating Workstyles Q&A

Elevating Workstyles Q&A

Following flexible workspace provider Fora's merge with TOG, new design director Guy Smith talks about cultivating the ideal office environment
Andrea Mancuso Q&A

Andrea Mancuso Q&A

Andrea Mancuso of Analogia Project’s work is a must see in Milan, with new furniture, an experiential culinary collaboration and imaginative interventions within the city’s luxury flagships. DA/UK caught up with him
Milan Design Week 2024 Preview Part I

Milan Design Week 2024 Preview Part I

Italy’s northern powerhouse city hosts the largest design happening in the world in April. From global brands to avant-garde emerging designers, it’s all here – and with D/A UK’s guide to the week, you’ll know where to go. Stay tuned for part II
A Modern Pastoral

A Modern Pastoral

A 17th-century tithe barn, extended and remodelled by architects McLaren Excell, where the historical fabric is in dialogue with an industrial material palette
Connecting Threads

Connecting Threads

Copenhagen rug brand Linie Design's two-level flagship showroom by Norm Architects unfolds like a story, with a recurring material palette as the link that holds it together
At Home with Art

At Home with Art

One of Shoreditch's most atmospheric buildings hosts a weekend-long contemporary art show exploring what it means to be an artist in the capital
No Stone Unturned

No Stone Unturned

Inspired by the historic boundary walls that criss-crossed its land, this Catskills home by Elizabeth Roberts Architects is naturally anchored to its surroundings
Vive La Différence

Vive La Différence

Clever layout changes plus a warm and characterful approach to the interior have seen this Haussmannian apartment in Paris transformed by Atelier OLK
Floor Flourish

Floor Flourish

With ongoing collaborations and a new London showroom opening, luxury rug company Tai Ping are manifesting their presence on the global stage
Retro Recreation

Retro Recreation

Orso Hotels’ Wallace is a joyful gem tucked away in Paris’ unassuming 15th arrondissement, elevated by Hauvette & Madani’s spirited take on the Riviera heyday
Collect 2024 Preview

Collect 2024 Preview

The Crafts Council's prestigious show of contemporary makers at Somerset House is 20 years old. If you're heading to the fair, here are some of DA/UK's highlights
Cultural Currency

Cultural Currency

Channelling a vibrant hedonistic spirit while also providing a calm away from the chaos of the Marrakech’s medina, Izza is a hotel like no other – with an art collection to rival any contemporary gallery
Radical Abstraction

Radical Abstraction

Turner Contemporary’s first historical retrospective is an energetic survey of postwar abstract art made by women, full of provocation, experimentation and possibility – as well as tales of underlying discrimination
Grounded & Nurtured

Grounded & Nurtured

Architect Oliver Du Puy has drawn on both his European roots and his work in Japan to create this sanctuary-like home from a handsome Victorian terrace in Melbourne
Attua Aparicio Q&A

Attua Aparicio Q&A

The 2024 winner of the Design Museum’s Ralph Saltzman Prize for young makers, Attua Aparicio talks to DA/UK about experimentation, her approach to materials – and why she was surprised to win