Blog - Design Bureau
  • The Design of Conversation
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    The Design of Conversation

    Abbott Miller is the kind of designer that never really stops designing.

  • Billykirk
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    Rolling pastures and whitewashed barns of Amish country welcome visitors to Billykirk’s website, quietly boasting the location where nearly all of the company’s leather goods are produced.

  • Gosha Rubchinsky
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    Gosha Rubchinsky

    Behind every fashion designer is a muse; for Gosha, it’s teenage skateboarders.

  • Richard Davies
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    Richard Davies

    Wooden Churches of the Russian North — a photo essay by Richard Davies

  • Pugh + Scarpa
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    Pugh + Scarpa

    Architecture firm Pugh + Scarpa wins accolades by using sustainable methods to remodel a house on its last legs.

  • The Giant Sea Squid
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    The Giant Sea Squid

    The tentacled cephalopod (and its 300 sister species) never cease to inspire.

  • Aske
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    Moscow-based graffiti-artist-cum-graphic-designer began drawing his first graffiti sketches on scrap paper when he was a teenager.

  • Ben Miyagi’s Elephant Seating
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    Ben Miyagi’s Elephant Seating

    Ben Ryuki Miyagi is an architect who designed a chair for his apartment. Then the chair started winning awards.

  • Inside the Selby
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    Inside the Selby

    Part photographer, part journalist, part sojourner, Todd Selby is the anthropologist for our modern age.

  • Marche Aux Puces St-Ouen
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    Marche Aux Puces St-Ouen

    Design Bureau visits what’s arguably the antique and treasure capital of Europe

  • Cole & Son Wallcoverings
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    Cole & Son Wallcoverings

    Started by John Perry in 1873, Cole & Son is known for producing beautiful wallpapers using exquisite handcrafted techniques like wood block printing and flocking.

  • Kemistry Gallery
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    Kemistry Gallery

    The independent London gallery has dedicated itself to exhibiting outstanding graphic design…if they can keep the lights on.

  • Julien Berthier
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    Julien Berthier

    The workaholic French artist explains why he loves to draw.

  • Lundberg Design
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    Lundberg Design

    By choosing to build in, rather than up, Olle Lundberg and his team have made waves in the architecture world.

  • Body A(r)mor
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    Body A(r)mor

    Sandee Shin’s line of metal jewelry brings a whole new level of chic to capes and body chains.

  • Animal Décor
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    Animal Décor

    Taxidermy inspired items are often more about form than function — but a stylish form, at that.

  • Lovely Lille

    Lovely Lille

    Boutique owner Sarah Wizemann brings her exacting taste and beautiful lingerie to the women of Portland, Oregon.

  • Gestalten’s Velo & Mission Bikes
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    Gestalten’s Velo & Mission Bikes

    Bicycle culture and design.