Lima Collection by Claesson Koivisto Rune for Tacchini

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Swedish designeres Claesson Koivisto Rune have created the Lima Collection for italian manufacturer Tacchini. The collection was launched at this year’s Salone del Mobile in Milan and consists of sofas and lounge chairs. The characteristics of the furniture collection is the rather voluminous upholstery seating area placed upon a delicate thin-legged metal frame. Read more: … Continue reading

Inhale Pendant Light by Nendo for Lasvit

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The very exposed Japanese design practise Nendo has collaborated with a Czech manufacturer of bespoke light fittings and glass installations Lasvit on this delicate, organically-shaped pendant light called Inhale. The name refers to the innovatory production process, in which the form is obtained by a negative air pressure, the design was exhibited as part of Nendo’s delicate, all-white Still … Continue reading

Marble Strip Lights by Michael Anastassiades

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Michael Anastassiades has designed the Marble Strip Lights that were on show at Gallery S. Bensimon at Milan Furniture Fair last month. Consisting of a handblown tube light inserted into a handcarved slab of white carrara marble, the light can both be suspended from the ceiling as well as hung on the wall. For a … Continue reading

Milan 2012: Another Terra

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Another Terra / Home Away From Home is a collective exhibition that was shown during Milan Furniture Fair last month. The exhibition presents a series of original works by the designers invited to the annual workshop, part of the IN Residence / Design Dialogues project, that since 2008 has been held in the unique location … Continue reading

The Nendo Collection for Bisazza Bagno

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Japanese design studio Nendo has created the Nendo Collection for italien brand Bisazza Bagno. Oki Sato, who is the founder of Nendo, stands behind the range of bathroom furniture that was launched during Milan Design Week. Made from timber and white metal tubes, the collection is light and multi functionel with various interchangeable elements. The … Continue reading

Colour Me Red, Colour Me Green by Liliana Ovalle

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Colour Me Red, Colour Me Green is a colour project by mexican designer Liliana Ovalle that was shown during Milan Furniture Fair at the Plusdesign Editions in Ventura Lambrate. From the exploration of how colour and paints can change an object significantly, Liliana created new narratives for otherwise mundane objects made from wood. Liliana explains, … Continue reading

Colour Porcelain by Scholten & Baijings for 1616 Arita

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Another high light during this year’s Milan Furniture fair last month, was the dutch duo Scholten & Baijings‘s Colour Porcelain for 1616 Arita. 1616 Arita is one of the oldest japanese porcelain manufacturers dating back to 1616. The distinctive arita porcelain is famous for its high quality and together with Scholten & Baijings a series of … Continue reading

Chariot by GamFratesi

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Chariot is the name of danish design duo GamFratesi‘s new trolley for Casamania. Characterised by its giant wheels, the trolley comprises of two trays in MDF or oak joined by a metal structure that doubles as a handle. The wheels have rubber rims and the whole thing can be finished in white, bright red or natural … Continue reading

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