What Exactly Is a Secretary Desk, and What Is It Used For?
The furniture equivalent of a Swiss Army knife, it's the multifunctional piece you didn't know you needed.
Iconic Furniture Gives These 1stDibs 50 Rooms Timeless Appeal
A well-made armchair, table or pendant lamp can afford both comfort and convenience. An exceptional one can transform a space. See how the honorees on this year’s 1stDibs 50 list of top interior designers used standout pieces to create the kind of rooms you never want to leave.
Merve Kahraman Maxed Out This Istanbul Pied-à-Terre with Her Own Daring Creations
The Turkish designer layered cheerful colors and patterns to make the apartment the owner’s happy place.
Salvatori Commissioned Several Famous Architects to Create Miniature Homes in Stone
Gabriele Salvatori explains how the COVID lockdowns inspired his design company's latest collection, the Village.
10 of the Most Iconic Modern Japanese Designs
These brilliant pieces helped shape the country’s creative output from the postwar era to today.
How Terrazzo Has Made a Contemporary Comeback in Spades
Today's designers are bringing this speckly stone material into the 21st century.
This Wiener Werkstätte Master Made Everything into Art
Koloman Moser smashed the conservative conventions of art and design in fin-de-siècle Vienna. On the 100th anniversary of his death, the Austrian designer is being celebrated for his radically modern creations.
Bauhaus at 100: The World Marks the Centennial of Design’s Most Influential School
The lessons of Walter Gropius’s legendary institution still resound throughout art and design.
Tour Le Corbusier’s Newly Restored Penthouse in Paris
The architect and his wife spent more than 30 years in this light-filled residence.
A Walking Tour of Dessau, the Capital of the Bauhaus
Make a trip to this German town, and you can follow in the footsteps (and sleep in the studios) of iconic architects and designers.
10 German Furniture Designers to Keep an Eye On
German engineering is legendary, but the country's design aesthetics are formidable in their own right.
Arne Jacobsen’s Royal Hotel Is Restored to Its Mid-Century Glory
The designers at Space Copenhagen have upgraded the Radisson Blu Royal Hotel while preserving its iconic 1960s modernism.
Happy 100th Birthday to the Dutch De Stijl Movement
Get to know more about this early modernist group, as museums in the Netherlands celebrate its centennial.
How to Design a Museum of Broken Relationships
For a space dedicated to the remnants of failed romances, Los Angeles–based Brown Design Group created a surprisingly warm, welcoming environment.
The Legendary Adolf Loos Designed This Modern Prague Villa
Peek inside the streamlined 1930s house that was way ahead of its time.