In our weekly digest, Pinterest spends big to get out of a lease, former politician Anthony Weiner becomes CEO of a Brooklyn countertop company, a U.K. furniture brand raises $9 million in series B, and more. Read on for the announcements crossing the BOH news desk this week.
In the 37th installment of the 50 States Project, BOH spoke with Portland, Oregon–based Jessica Helgerson about her criteria for choosing projects, balancing residential and commercial work, and why she doesn’t hide her politics on Instagram.
Interior designer Kia Weatherspoon is fighting outdated government policies to bring design to underserved communities. She tells BOH about the challenges she’s facing and why she’s calling on the whole industry to push for change.
If everyone agrees that there’s too much fabric on the market, then why are so many brands rushing to make more of it? We explore who's launching new collections—and when and why—in search of a unified theory of newness.