Monthly Archives: June 2012

Bathroom elegance

A few years ago I had the opportunity to get to know Izola Showers and their beautidul shower curtains. They have them of all sorts, with artists prints, grafficiti or any type of decor: they are never banal and never fall … Continue reading

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Ideas for DYI crazy moms (and kids)

The other day a friend – a Dutch stylist whose beautiful home you will soon see on DCasa) has suggested to me a blog that is packed up with nice ideas ready to copy for interior decoration. It’s called Bloesem  and it … Continue reading

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I visit London (and sleep in a cell)

After the Dutch, with the Lloyd Hotel in Amsterdam, proved that it was possible, the English decided it was time to also turn their own prison into a hotel. It’s called  Clink78 and it has actual cells instead of rooms: it’s all absolutely … Continue reading

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A blog with a plus: The Chic Fish

Anna and Giovanni are the Milanese couple who, a few months ago, created a blog that I like to visit. It’s called The Chic Fish: it has nicely selected stories, often surprising, and its latest addition is the project HO.PE. … Continue reading

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«My» Magistretti: when things talk about who we are

Each object we decide to own defines us.  Vico Magistretti, the great Italian maestro, was convinced of this and thus it is starting from this very statement that the Fondazione Magistretti now invites all those who have an object designed by him … Continue reading

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«I want to take a position». An interview with Klat’s editor in chief

When it was born, in 2009, Klat was a small editorial case: a paper magazine, created by an independent publisher who openlu refused all commercial mantras (no concessions to advertisers) and who proudly went against the tide in terms of … Continue reading

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What does design has to do with meat balls?

Who has never had a meal at Ikea? And how many were ever tempted to bring home crisps, biscuits, drinks or the über classic, the Swedish meat balls thanks to a quick visit at their food store? Doesn’t that feel … Continue reading

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