T/design

  1. Extreme D.I.Y. for Home Decor Real Estate, Yesterday

    Since they have spent so much time at home in the last year, some homeowners have taken craft and design projects to a new level.

  2. ‘Like a Warm Hug From an Angel’ Culture, Yesterday

    For a handful of cultures across the globe, the Arab world among them, these distinct blankets deliver not only an impossibly warm, soft hug but a great sense of belonging.

  3. A Designer Who Celebrates West Indian Elegance T Style, February 23

    With his joyful second collection, Maximilian Davis establishes himself as one of London’s most exciting fashion talents.

  4. A Perfectly Imperfect House in Miami Real Estate, February 23

    The exterior of the 1930s Mediterranean-style home in Coconut Grove was charming. The interior was anything but. This couple was thrilled.

  5. The Antithesis of a ‘White, Modern Box’ Slideshow, February 23

    The exterior of the 1930s Mediterranean-style home in Coconut Grove was charming. The interior was anything but. They were thrilled.

  6. Shopping for Carafes Real Estate, February 22

    Because even if you’re just drinking tap water, it’s more fun when you pour it out of a carafe.

  7. On the Front Page, a Wall of Grief Summary, February 21

    It began with one dot. Then it grew to nearly half a million. A graphic on Sunday’s front page depicts the totality of Covid’s devastation in the country.

  8. How a Strangely Shaped Summer House Revived One Artist’s Practice T Style, February 18

    In the aftermath of loss, Jason Bard Yarmosky sought refuge within an unusual 1950s home on the shore of Long Island — and found both respite and inspiration.

  9. Bruce Blackburn, Designer of Ubiquitous NASA Logo, Dies at 82 Obits, February 18

    He was known for the NASA “worm,” which has become synonymous with space exploration. He also designed the 1976 American Revolution Bicentennial star.

  10. Ella Emhoff Drops a Small (Very Small) Collection of Knits Styles, February 18

    The second daughter turned model released a five-piece collection. Only one of each item was made.

  11. A Manhattan Apartment That Pays Tribute to the City’s Jazz Age T Style, February 18

    Inside an early Art Deco building, the designer Martin Brûlé has created an understated homage to New York’s vibrant past — and his own pioneering vision.

  12. For a ‘Cobra Kai’ Star, There’s Nothing a Good Basket Won’t Fix Real Estate, February 16

    ‘I have a hard time saying no to a basket,’ said the actor Courtney Henggeler, explaining her approach to decorating her family’s Long Island rental.

  13. Courtney Henggeler’s Evolving Aesthetic Slideshow, February 16

    ‘I have a hard time saying no to a basket,’ said the actor Courtney Henggeler, explaining her approach to decorating her family’s Long Island rental.

  14. How Japonisme Forever Changed the Course of Western Design T Style, February 11

    In the late 19th century, Japanese aesthetics and craftsmanship overtook Paris, inspiring a movement that would radically transform Europe’s visual culture.

  15. The Makers Keeping the Ancient Art of Weaving Alive T Style, February 11

    Through thoughtful collaborations with Mexican artisans in Oaxaca and elsewhere, contemporary designers are helping to evolve — and protect — one of the world’s most enduring handicrafts.

  16. A Jewelry Line Inspired by a Design Family’s Heirlooms T Style, February 10

    Ilaria Icardi’s debut collection of gold pendants and signet rings draws on her father’s most treasured creations.

  17. What’s It Like to Sleep in a Hexagon? Real Estate, February 9

    After buying an awkward 1960s house with a clumsy 1980s addition, a couple set about dragging the lakefront property into the 21st century.

  18. A Lakefront Home With a Hexagonal Heart Slideshow, February 9

    After buying an awkward 1960s house with a clumsy 1980s addition, a couple set about dragging the lakefront property into the 21st century.

  19. Shopping for Clamp Lamps Real Estate, February 8

    A clamp lamp is the easiest fix when you need to bring light to a dark corner — or a makeshift home office.

  20. Azzedine Alaïa Names a New Designer Styles, February 5

    Pieter Mulier will take the top job at the influential fashion brand.

  21. How to Design an Entry That Keeps Your Winter Mess at Bay Real Estate, February 2

    It’s a small space that needs to handle a lot: boots, bags, snow shovels, dirty dogs. Here’s how to make it look good, too.

  22. Monika Tilley, Fashion Designer and Activewear Pioneer, Dies at 86 Obits, January 31

    She was an early adopter of a uniquely American style of casual dressing, and her peekaboo suits often graced the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue.

  23. Overlooked No More: Jay Jaxon, Pioneering Black Designer of French Couture Obits, January 28

    He worked in fashion houses like Jean-Louis Scherrer, Yves Saint Laurent and Christian Dior and dressed Annie Lennox, Thelma Houston and other stars.

  24. Arrange Your Clutter Into Collections Interactive, January 15

    You’re at home all the time — why not improve how you display your favorite things?

  25. The Year in Illustration 2020 Interactive, January 14

    The most memorable illustrations of the year, as chosen by art directors at The New York Times.

  26. The Myth of North America, in One Painting Interactive, November 25

    How Benjamin West remade a bloody battle as a founding romance.

  27. Seeing Our Own Reflection in the Birth of the Self-Portrait Interactive, September 25

    Now it seems self-evident that pictures can represent who you “really” are. That conviction began with Albrecht Dürer, five centuries ago.

  28. Contain Your Children’s Clutter Interactive, August 6

    Children can be messy, but interior designers have some suggestions on setting up space to contain the worst of the clutter.

  29. The Creative Circles Defining the Culture Interactive, April 13

    Whether united by outlook or identity, happenstance or choice, these communities have shaped the worlds of art, fashion, film and more.

  30. How Antwerp’s Royal Academy of Fine Arts Birthed the Contemporary Avant-Garde Interactive, April 13

    A city poised on the edge of Europe and the rest of the world became the incubator for talents like Dries Van Noten, Luc Tuymans and Ann Demeulemeester.

  31. The Family-Run Italian Design Houses That Became Cultural Dynasties Interactive, April 13

    For centuries, Italy has prized the art of fashion and furniture design like no other country in the world, with generations dedicated to traditional craftsmanship and continuity.