Billionaire oligarch Alisher Usmanov 'moved UK assets out of reach before being sanctioned'
22.03.2022 17:50:12
James Robinson
Billionaire oligarch Alisher Usmanov 'moved UK assets out of reach before being sanctioned'
The Russian businessman is thought to own at least six properties in the UK, including a stunning 19th Century London mansion worth £48million.
We Are Not Monarchs
22.03.2022 19:16:45
erin
We Are Not Monarchs
My daughter tells me over breakfast that certain butterflies die once they give birth. She points to a crayon drawing she’s made: a dead monarch falling down from the sky, little Xs where eyes could be. Sounds about right, I think as I grind the coffee beans.…
Experimental Furniture Design: Wall Furniture
21.03.2022 13:00:00
Rain Noe
Experimental Furniture Design: Wall Furniture
"Walls do more than just separate spaces," writes furniture designer Junichiro Oshima. He's speaking specifically of his A Wall line of furniture, which relies on a vertical plane to provide the third and fourth legs of each piece."[It provides a place to put…
Launch HN: Spoken (YC S21) – Better furniture shopping
21.03.2022 17:53:39
Launch HN: Spoken (YC S21) – Better furniture shopping
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Patio Furniture Ideas For Small Spaces With Big Style
21.03.2022 19:00:00
Sarah Lyon
Patio Furniture Ideas For Small Spaces With Big Style
The official start of spring means shoving all things related to cold weather like boots, scarves, and flannel sheets into the back of your closet for a solid seven months and ~springing~ into the new season ASAP. One of the best parts about this time of yea…
Spotlight on Trailblazing Female Designers: Part 2
21.03.2022 16:00:54
Vy Yang
Spotlight on Trailblazing Female Designers: Part 2
Continuing with our celebration of Women's History Month, get to know these four female designers who might be flying under your design radar.
3 Pieces by Bodil Kjaer Join the Cassina Collection
21.03.2022 15:00:10
Kelly Beall
3 Pieces by Bodil Kjaer Join the Cassina Collection
Bodil Kjær stepped onto the design scene in the 1950s and 1960s to create solutions for issues she was running into as an interior architect and now Cassina is releasing them to the public.
Paws off: protecting clothes from your pets (and what to do when you’ve failed)
21.03.2022 16:30:30
Lucianne Tonti
Paws off: protecting clothes from your pets (and what to do when you’ve failed)
From removing stray hairs to repairing chewed shoes, much can be done to fix pet-related wardrobe problems; but prevention is often better than cureIn between lockdowns last year, I spent a week in Gippsland with a friend and her border collie, Queenie. The f…
Top 10 sustainable furniture designs to make your home an eco-friendly one
22.03.2022 10:17:11
Srishti Mitra
Top 10 sustainable furniture designs to make your home an eco-friendly one
Top 10 sustainable furniture designs to make your home an eco-friendly one2020 was a life-altering and drastic year, and 2022 is our chance to redeem all our careless mistakes of the past and to start living...
Indie game stars exposed as workplace nightmares
21.03.2022 15:19:21
Rob Beschizza
Indie game stars exposed as workplace nightmares
In a closely-reported exposé sourced to numerous current and former employees, three stars of the indie game development scene—Ken Wong, Steve Gaynor and Robin Hunicke—are accused of harassing, humiliating and manipulating their colleagues. Moreover, a thread…
Inside the disquieting art deco design of ‘Nightmare Alley’
22.03.2022 06:00:13
Mark Wilson
Inside the disquieting art deco design of ‘Nightmare Alley’
From carnivals to supper clubs, the Oscar-nominated film explores the highs and lows of the early 1940s—often with frightening accuracy. Nightmare Alley is a seedy, film noir world of greed, regret, and psychosis.Read Full Story
Rick Owens Releases $3,990 USD Fog Machine Coffee Table
21.03.2022 17:09:29
info@hypebeast.com (HYPEBEAST), HYPEBEAST
Rick Owens Releases $3,990 USD Fog Machine Coffee Table
Whether you'd call Rick Owens controversial or a genius, it's hard to deny the American designer's ability to break boundaries and rewrite the rule book -- or simply do whatever he wants. There's been $15,000 USD skateboards, mannequins that see Owens on all …