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Ingenuity on Display at Spazio Rossana Orlandi in Milan

Ingenuity on Display at Spazio Rossana Orlandi in Milan

Spazio Rossana Orlandi in Milan is more than a design shop. It is an experience. This year, during Milan Design Week, it hosted a panoply of micro-exhibitions by designers including Nika…

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A Major Lighting Innovation at Viabizzuno

A Major Lighting Innovation at Viabizzuno

For Milan Design Week, the Italian lighting manufacturer Viabizzuno has created one of the most spectacular installations – a series of silos filled with incredible lighting scenarios – and released one new and ingenious product.

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3 days ago

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9 All-Weather Travel Accessories

9 All-Weather Travel Accessories

From beach to ski resort, these nine novel essentials – by Rimowa, Canon, Knoll and more – are musts for the seasoned traveller.

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Moooi’s Gorgeous Rugs

Moooi’s Gorgeous Rugs

Moooi launches a bold, bright and beautiful line of carpeting designed by the biggest names, including Bertjan Pot, Front, Jurgen Bey, and Marian Bantjes of Vancouver, B.C. It was one of the highlights of Milan Design Week.

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4 days ago

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Interview with Sebastian Bergne

Interview with Sebastian Bergne

Few product designers are as prolific or versatile as Sebastian Bergne, whose enormous portfolio ranges from playful decor items to function-first cookware. We spoke with the London, UK, designer at Messe Frankfurt’s Ambiente fair, where he curates a selection of everyday objects with an ingenious twist.

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4 days ago

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Countdown to Milan 2015: 7 Exciting New Furniture Pieces

Countdown to Milan 2015: 7 Exciting New Furniture Pieces

Sure, Milan Design Week is full of eye-popping exhibits, A-list parties and fabulous lighting, but the mainstay is beautiful, modern furniture. Here are seven fab pieces for the home – by Cassina, Moroso, Modus and more – that will make their debut next week.

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8 days ago

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Countdown to Milan 2015: Where the Stars Are

Countdown to Milan 2015: Where the Stars Are

A quick guide to the places around town where you’ll be able to spot Philippe Starck, Tom Dixon, Oki Sato and other major personalities during Milan Design Week.

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11 days ago

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Top 30: The Most Iconic Chairs of the Past 30 Years (Part 3)

Top 30: The Most Iconic Chairs of the Past 30 Years (Part 3)

Sustainable chairs, playful loungers and ultra-minimal seats – the final instalment of our look back on 30 iconic chairs over the past 30 years shows designers like Thomas Heatherwick, Hella Jongerius and Studio Job having fun with form.

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11 days ago

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Coverings 2015: 7 Trendy Tiles

Coverings 2015: 7 Trendy Tiles

Pop-art graphics, wood and marble mimics, and classic herringbone – the latest styles for floors and walls will take over next week’s Coverings fair in Orlando, Florida. Here are seven stunning new tile collections, by 41zero42, Fab Ceramiche, Coem and others.

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12 days ago

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Countdown to Milan: 10 Fabulous Lights

Countdown to Milan: 10 Fabulous Lights

Modern glass chandeliers, wacky wall sconces and ultra-minimal office luminaires – the Euroluce lighting fair, taking place at the Salone del Mobile in Milan from April 14 to 19, has it all. Here are 10 new launches – by Wonderglass, Foscarini, Lasvit, Zumtobel and others – that we’re excited about.

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18 days ago

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