Blog - Design Bureau
  • Briefly’s Unsung Essentials
    Issue 29

    Briefly’s Unsung Essentials

    The latest mini-documentary from Bassett & Partners examines the process that anchors almost all design projects: the brief.

  • Re-Imagined Upholstery
    Issue 29

    Re-Imagined Upholstery

    With the support of exclusive dealer Atelier, Arketipo transforms furniture fabric into a comforting accessory.

  • Interior, Meet Exterior
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    Interior, Meet Exterior

    A strong connection between the indoors and the out defines this family home.

  • A New Palette
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    A New Palette

    Colorful, custom accents bring focus to an open-ended assignment.

  • Design By Fire
    Issue 29

    Design By Fire

    Planika melds clean energy with high style in its latest incarnation of a smart fireplace.

  • Manifesting Sustainability
    Issue 29

    Manifesting Sustainability

    Built largely from shipping containers, the Manifesto House breathes on its own.

  • Blank Canvas
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    Blank Canvas

    A smiple color scheme complements furnishings in a century-old Maine home.

  • Sinking into Customization
    Issue 29

    Sinking into Customization

    When it comes to basin personalization, Blanco is king.

  • Five-Star Design
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    Five-Star Design

    A total transformation gives a drab home the luxurious feel of a top hotel.

  • Your Apartment—Cubed
    Issue 29

    Your Apartment—Cubed

    Graphic designer Till Könneker can morph your organizational essentials into one handy structure.

  • Halftime Facelift
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    Halftime Facelift

    A boxy residential project gets a warm, family-friendly identity after a new designer takes over.

  • A Lasting Impression
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    A Lasting Impression

    An eclectic mixture of patterns, furnishings, and materials come together to create a stylish interior.

  • Shock Rock
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    Shock Rock

    Erin Martin Design compliments a modernist California home with a whirlwind of extraordinary flourishes.

  • Mid-Century Natural
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    Mid-Century Natural

    A Beverly Hills home updates an old classic.

  • Reimagining the Bachelor Pad
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    Reimagining the Bachelor Pad

    A game designer’s outdated home gets a sleek update.

  • Stone and Copper and Wood, Oh My!
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    Stone and Copper and Wood, Oh My!

    An interior remodel uses existing elements to create a space that’s bold in pairings and compatible with the landscape.

  • Modern Love
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    Modern Love

    A split-level renovation shows contemporary design in a new light.

  • Growing Old Together
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    Growing Old Together

    A remodeled condo works long-term functionality and accessibility into a stylish, contemporary dwelling.