Domino Archives Back Online


Exciting news, whether you've ever read Domino magazine or not., another Condé Nast publication, is slowly adding Domino archives to its website.

Domino magazine was taken before its time. When you meet a fellow Domino fan, you are guaranteed a sincere bond and a long conversation. You might detect a vague, puppy-dog sadness in their eyes, and they may have to stifle a sob or two. I'm only sort of kidding. I mean, look at this cover, for example:

Domino was the first décor magazine to truly speak to me. It inspired me through its mix of styles, fearless use of color, and utter lack of snobbery. It made me feel like I could have great home décor without declaring bankruptcy (but it certainly didn't discourage investing in awesome pieces). For me, it paved the way to understanding design.

We Domino lovers hoard our back issues (along with the now-defunct, criminally awesome Blueprint, a Martha Stewart pub. Incidentally, their archives stayed online for quite a while, but appear to be gone forever now) and congregate on Flickr and share scanned-in copies. They read the online-only Lonny, which was launched by Domino staffers. I wouldn't recommend dumping these resources, but Domino's online revival, by its own company, gives me faint hope that it might return someday as a print publication. 

Are there other books, designers, or magazines that really inspire you? Do share.

Edit Module

About The TC Style Blog

From boutiques to salons to your own closet, TC Style will bring you expertly curated tips and tricks from the local shopping, fashion, beauty, wellness, and design scene. Odds are if you put it on, take it off, hang it up, or cut it out, we’ll tell you how to get it. Most importantly, we know that when you look good and feel good, you do good—the beautiful life is about much more than the material world. (But that won’t stop us from loving it.)

Learn about the contributing writers.

Have a style-related question? 

Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Recent TC Style Posts

Style + Shopping Dec. 18-Jan. 1 || Last call on holiday gifts, one of 2018's final runways

As 2018 winds down, buy your last holiday gifts, plan for 2019 workshops, and more

2019 New Year's Eve Celebrations

Get dressy and get out to ring in the new year

A Couture Runway for the Holidays

House of Nguyen Designs is throwing its annual fashion drive but upping the glam

From the Twin Cities to Thailand and Back

The silver jewelry for Houser, North Loop's newest boutique, has brought owner Denise around the world

Our Notes: Northern Vogue 2018 Spring/Summer Looks

Asymmetry, neon, patterns on patterns, and more were on a runway that covered everything from streetwear to bridal wear
Edit Module