From the iconic and elegant Chanel No. 5 to Elsa Schiaparelli’s surreal Shocking and Frank Gehry’s expression of movement, we explore 15 perfume bottles that have left an indelible mark on the history of design.
As we make our way toward the end of the year, you might have already gathered most of your gift but tradition dictates that you elegantly wrap them. What history does this decorative cover conceal?
The object of desire and an icon of our times, the handbag is a symbol of the past decades, often underestimated in the world of design. We trace its history through the models that have made their mark.
One of the most enduring artifacts of human history, the mirror is a tool capable of both reflecting and building identity. Here’s a roundup of the most famous.
From the boiling method to the Neapolitan flip pot, from Bialetti’s moka to the Crema Caffé machine invented in 1948 – here’s a rundown of the industrial products that made coffee history in Italy by ingeniously turning water into a blend.
From traditional wooden chairs to futuristic carbon fiber models: 20 iconic projects selected by Domusweb.
From the invention that dates back to the late 19th century to mobile phones and the smartphone revolution: the history of a device that has connected people through memorable models.
The oldest item in the history of furniture is an expression of technical transformation and lifestyles. Here is a list of some of the most iconic sofas from the second half of the twentieth century.
An emblem of functionality and a constant presence in all kinds of homes, but also a piece of furniture that is often considered outdated, the sideboard evolves while withstanding the test of time.