confessions of a design geek
confessions of a design geek is an award-winning blog established in 2010 by Katie Treggiden to discover, champion and inspire new designers. It has been named as a top design blog by Dwell US, Elle Decor Italia and The Sunday Times. Katie also writes for Dezeen, Design Milk, Telegraph and Ideal Home.
Posts tagged "new york"
photos of numbers :: 1025, 345 & 99

photos of numbers :: 1025, 345 & 99

Hello and happy Friday! A bit of an all American selection this week. The first one is a gorgeous art deco font that reminds me of New York, but is in fact from San Francisco. The second one is from New York – from the doorway of the D&D Building. …and I’d love to tell...
out and about :: architectural digest home design show

out and about :: architectural digest home design show

Another post from BlogTourNYC… this time my best bits from the Architectural Digest Home Design Show. It was a fabulous opportunity to see lots of (mostly) American design all in one place, and to meet some of the lovely sponsors who made our trip possible. First up, of course, is the Modenus stand, featuring wallunica...
creative spaces :: jonathan adler

creative spaces :: jonathan adler

  Jonathan told us that people often think his products “just are” – they don’t imagine that they are all hand thrown and all start from this building. Even though I have studied pottery, I must confess, I have never really thought about it either, but it was fantastic to discover that such a successful...
out and about :: immer besser

out and about :: immer besser

On Wednesday’s evening, we were treated to a four course meal cooked for us by rising New York star Adam Schop, whose restaurant Nuela specialises in food from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela. The meal was hosted by Miele and the idea was that Adam would demonstrate different Miele appliances as he went. Our...
out and about :: tryp hotel

out and about :: tryp hotel

I hope you’ll forgive me for the slight bias towards ‘out and about’ posts this week – there is so much exciting stuff to report from BlogTourNYC! We have arrived in New York and checked into a rather wonderful hotel, that’s been open for less than two months, so I thought I’d show you around…...
out and about :: blog tour nyc

out and about :: blog tour nyc

I am very excited to announce that I have been chosen as one of 15 bloggers Modenus is taking to New York City tomorrow as part of BlogTourNYC! Before I set off, I thought a bit of an introduction was in order… Modenus is a resource for the interior design industry, offering a place to...
out and about :: the high line

out and about :: the high line

One of the things I love about New York is that every trip can be completely different (she says, having been twice!). This is partly due to the spectacular diversity of the city, and partly because new things are aways popping up… like the High Line – new since my last visit, and an absolute...