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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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Countdown to Milan 2015: 9 Mind-Blowing Off-Site Events

Countdown to Milan 2015: 9 Mind-Blowing Off-Site Events

The Salone del Mobile, the world’s most important furniture show, opens April 14. Beyond the fair, the city itself becomes one giant design extravaganza during Milan Design Week. Here are nine awe-inspiring off-site events on our to-do list.

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8 days ago

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Why Design Another Chair?

Why Design Another Chair?

Konstantin Grcic sits down with us to discuss Rival, his new design for Artek, and why he considers chairs to be the most fascinating objects in the furniture family.

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April 30, 2014

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Best of Milan 2014: What We Saw and Loved

Best of Milan 2014: What We Saw and Loved

Here are 50 sensational products, events and installations that grabbed our attention last week at the Salone del Mobile – the world’s largest furniture fair – and beyond.

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April 22, 2014

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Milan Design Week: Customize Your Furniture

Milan Design Week: Customize Your Furniture

The Brazilian company behind the ever-popular Melissa shoe line launches a collection of chairs, tables and more – by such designers as Philippe Starck and Industrial Facility – that can by tweaked and finessed to the end-user’s whims.

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April 14, 2014

Milan Design Week’s Food and Design Feast

Milan Design Week’s Food and Design Feast

SupperScene, a culinary extravaganza inside one of Milan’s most renowned design boutiques, brought out such talents as Patricia Urquiola and Lee Broom together – and an assortment of inventive tableware.

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April 10, 2014

Milan Design Week’s Tokyo Story

Milan Design Week’s Tokyo Story

At Tokyo Imagine, taking place in Milan, star designers created furoshiki fabrics for a dining event that featured one of the world’s top chefs serving sushi, and pouring sake into cups designed by Patricia Urquiola.

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April 8, 2014

Countdown to Milan: Who’s Doing What Where?

Countdown to Milan: Who’s Doing What Where?

Starting Monday, hundreds of designers will be out in force across the city, many of them launching new products for more than one brand. Here are 10 of the busiest design-stars working the crowds during Milan Design Week.

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April 4, 2014

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Countdown to Milan: 5 Hot Kitchens

Countdown to Milan: 5 Hot Kitchens

The kitchen biennial EuroCucina, at the Salone del Mobile, is a food lover’s paradise. Here are five new systems launching on April 8 at the fair and in the city, by Scavolini, Schiffini and more.

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March 28, 2014

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Countdown to Milan: Best British Design

Countdown to Milan: Best British Design

Now in its second year, EDIT by Designjunction, the London-born exhibition of 20-plus brands, will fill Palazzo Morando during Milan Design Week. Here are five designers – including Michael Young and Michael Sodeau – worth a look-see.

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March 20, 2014

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