Pacific Northwest

Design Milk and vacation startup The Plum Guide team on top homes

southeast | September 21, 2018
London vacation rental startup The Plum Guide has made its way to New York, Los Angeles, Rome and Milan, and in honor of its expansion, it has partnered with Design Milk founder and editor in chief Jaime Derringer to transform some of its most fascinating properties into veritable destinations o... By Katy B. Olson

Memphis Milano is coming to Nordstrom

pacific northwest | August 17, 2018
Conceptualized by Nordstrom’s VP of Creative Projects, Olivia Kim, the "Memphis Milano" pop-up will debut an edited collection of Memphis Milano’s original pieces in the Seattle Nordstrom locale. Works from Ettore Sottsass, Nathalie du Pasquier and Michele De Lucchi will appear along with goods ... By Katy B. Olson

Seattle designer Andy Beers takes stock of his city

pacific northwest | April 19, 2018
Six years after returning to his hometown of Seattle, designer Andy Beers talks with EAL about how his firm, Ore Studios, has evolved; the city’s real estate boom; and what the current housing market means for designers. An interior by Ore Studios; courtesy Andy Beers Where does y... By Kaitlin Petersen

Three emerging artists worth knowing

art insider | April 18, 2018
Galerie Magazine has its finger on the pulse of today’s art scene. Here, discover three young talents making waves in the art world and catching the eye of collectors. LINA IRIS VIKTOR by Janelle Zara Since making her debut in 2013, Lina Iris Viktor has been turning out fantastical portraits... By Galerie magazine

Design-focused VR/AR startup expands to East Coast

pacific northwest | April 10, 2018
Radical Galaxy Studio provides clients and designers to immerse themselves in spaces like high-rise buildings, malls, hotels and custom homes before construction even begins. Now, the Washington State–based virtual reality (VR)/augmented reality (AR) startup is transporting itself to the East Co... By Katy B. Olson

Layoffs at The Mine follow news of consolidation

pacific northwest | March 22, 2018
Layoff notices have been delivered at home decor e-retailer The Mine, following news of the site’s folding. Parent company Lowe’s announced last week that the stand-alone website would be consolidated with the home improvement giant’s main e-commerce platform, Jackie Pardini Hartzell, the compan... By Melissa Studach

Summer Vacation Series: Designers' guide to Seattle

pacific northwest | July 14, 2017
Seattle has proven itself as a West Coast destination for design. The Emerald City has a consistently growing community of designers and makers, many of whom have made a name for themselves at shows like ICFF. But if you’re unfamiliar with the city, navigating its design scene may seem intimidat... By Melissa Studach