Salone del Mobile 2013: Jaime Hayon for Fritz Hansen

During Milano Design Week James Hayon has presented his new creation for Fritz Hansen, the easy chair Ro. After FAVN, the sofa born from the cooperation between the iconic danish manufacturer and the eclectic  spanish designer, a new personality has

Salone del Mobile 2013: Jaime Hayon for Fritz Hansen

During Milano Design Week James Hayon has presented his new creation for Fritz Hansen, the easy chair Ro. After FAVN, the sofa born from the cooperation between the iconic danish manufacturer and the eclectic  spanish designer, a new personality has

A dash of colour

Traditionally, we associate nordic design with natural wood furniture and a muted palette of colors. This might as well be true, but an exhibition soon to open at Milano Triennale will prove us wrong. DANISH CHROMATISM presents a selection of

A dash of colour

Traditionally, we associate nordic design with natural wood furniture and a muted palette of colors. This might as well be true, but an exhibition soon to open at Milano Triennale will prove us wrong. DANISH CHROMATISM presents a selection of

Understanding form: a lesson from Enzo Mari

Of course I knew the DIY chair “Autoprogettazione” by Enzo Mari. But it never occurred to me  the purpose,  the attempt the designer had in his mind. The defiant gesture of a philosopher and a provocateur maybe. A radical chic

Understanding form: a lesson from Enzo Mari

Of course I knew the DIY chair “Autoprogettazione” by Enzo Mari. But it never occurred to me  the purpose,  the attempt the designer had in his mind. The defiant gesture of a philosopher and a provocateur maybe. A radical chic

At home everywhere

Timeless pieces are at home everywhere. We are used to glance through the windows of spectacular apartments where danish furniture captures the quintessential chic of a minimalistic interior scheme. But looking at this rural setting, I realize how genuine, authentic

At home everywhere

Timeless pieces are at home everywhere. We are used to glance through the windows of spectacular apartments where danish furniture captures the quintessential chic of a minimalistic interior scheme. But looking at this rural setting, I realize how genuine, authentic

Make it happen

A new venture on the fund-raising project platform Kickstarter has caught my interest. Meet Leslie Williamson and her call for entries: raise 41,000 $ to sustain the research development and publication of a new book with all original photography of the

Make it happen

A new venture on the fund-raising project platform Kickstarter has caught my interest. Meet Leslie Williamson and her call for entries: raise 41,000 $ to sustain the research development and publication of a new book with all original photography of the

The alphabet of (graceful) living.

sometimes best naming for a new product or brand is a bet on simplicity. Artek has recently launched a new product line to complement their timeless, iconic furniture, and this new collection is called abc, or the alphabet of living

The alphabet of (graceful) living.

sometimes best naming for a new product or brand is a bet on simplicity. Artek has recently launched a new product line to complement their timeless, iconic furniture, and this new collection is called abc, or the alphabet of living

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Enough becomes best

Once I read this about MUJI‘s philosophy. We would like our customers to feel the rational sense of satisfaction that comes not with, this is the best, but, this is enough. Enough becomes best.

/ Muji

Enough becomes best

Once I read this about MUJI‘s philosophy. We would like our customers to feel the rational sense of satisfaction that comes not with, this is the best, but, this is enough. Enough becomes best.