Why Does Design Matter? : NPR

About The Episode

For Debbie Millman, host of the podcast Design Matters, design is everywhere. She joins host Manoush Zomorodi to explore ideas and curate talks about the role of design in our lives.

About Debbie Millman

Designer, author, artist and educator Debbie Millman hosts the podcast Design Matters. Over the past 15 years she has interviewed hundreds of artists and thought leaders—from performance artist Marina Abramović to psychologist Steven Pinker.

Millman is the author of six books, including two collections of interviews that explore how design impacts our lives: How to Think Like a Great Graphic Designer and Brand Thinking and Other Noble Pursuits. She is currently working on an illustrated book for HarperCollins titled Why Design Matters. Millman is president emeritus of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, one of only five women to hold the position in the organization’s 100-year history, and she was

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9 Best Kitchen Designers – Los Angeles CA

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Online Interior Design Services – Easy, Affordable & Personalized Design For Your Home

About Decorist

Our online interior design process is designed to help you maximize your decorating budget. With one flat fee you won’t get any surprise costs and our transparent pricing on your final project allows you to see exactly how much each item costs before you make the final decision on what to buy.

Traditional interior design is usually based on hourly rates and can get costly. Decorist is a flat-fee for the entire design project, with no limitations on time or communication with your designer. With our online interior design platform, the project is on your schedule, at your convenience, any time of day.

Customers love the Decorist online interior design experience because it saves them both time and money. All our designers are experienced in helping customers maximize the impact of their interior design budget, and can make recommendations on what to splurge and save on. Decorist is

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75 Beautiful Home Design Phbr0 Bp Home Design Pictures & Ideas – September, 2020

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Must See Modern Exterior Home Pictures & Ideas Before You Renovate – 2020

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75 Beautiful Modern Exterior Home Pictures & Ideas – September, 2020

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75 Beautiful Exterior Home Pictures & Ideas – September, 2020

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8 Cozy Fall Essentials To Transform Your Home This Season

Home has become our haven over the past six months. As summer fades to fall, elevate your surroundings by transforming your living space into a cozy oasis. For the fall season, incorporate rich colors and up the comfort factor with a variety of textures, like velvet and knits. These simple decor tips are easy to implement but will make your living space welcoming and cozy.

Coyuchi Mariposa Supersoft Organic Cotton Blanket

California-based bed, bath and apparel retailer Coyuchi has been a sustainable home textiles pioneer since it launched in 1991. Not only does the brand offer beautiful and functional pieces, but it’s the first home brand to enter the circular economy and has begun producing recycled items made of its own, organic material. Just shy of its 30th anniversary in 2021, the brand recently enlisted the accomplished Whitney Thornburg as design

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Fall home decor trends: Comforting hues, flexible design

In recent years, brown anything in a living space was considered by some arbiters of decor as drab and outdated. But this fall the hue is back in favor, in part because of the unsettled, anxious state of the world.

“Brown traditionally makes people feel comfortable and safe, and those are feelings that many of us are looking to our homes to provide,” says interior designer Dawn Hamilton of Oakland Park, Florida.

It’s just one of the trends in decor this season, when the pandemic has made home an even more essential space for living, working, studying and more. Also on the watch list: flexible rooms, indoor and out.

COZY PALETTE

Hamilton says today’s brown palette is being used in new ways, as a neutral in all kinds of materials, and as an accent color.

“Brown feels very earthy and rich. It’s warm and inviting, and has the same grounding

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