Monthly Archives: November 2012

Is (good) photography the future of real estate?

Young Italian artists Filippo Pietranida e Roberto Prosdocimo are convinced that it is possible to make art and to communicate it in a low cost way. Using this assumption, they were able to get the retail giant LaCasa Agency and … Continue reading

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De Vecchi’s silver dreams

This is a place where it takes a day to make a jug. Here, metals get heated up with a manual torch and gauging the correct time for the exposure requires an expertise that only time can provide. Welcome in … Continue reading

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Digital Makers in Florence

Photo: Giuliano Koren I use the beautiful images by Giuliano Koren for the Edition of 9 project by Something Good (more about that below) to tell you about a promising meeting that takes place today in Florence:  ‘The craftsmen of … Continue reading

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Interiors as story tellers

A few days ago a personal exhibition of the work of French photographer Baudouin was opened in Paris, at the  Galerie Clementine De La Ferronière. His shots of Parisian women in their homes are very famous and they were recently … Continue reading

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Giulio Iacchetti: a recipe for happy design

With his «diffused factory» of  interno italiano Giulio Iacchetti proposes the relaunch of craftsmenship as new economic engine. And happiness as the final goal of design. It does not often happen: a book about economics turning into a best seller. … Continue reading

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Paola Navone’s Winter collection for Monoprix

As it is now a custom in fashion, also in home furnishing it is now custom to propose capsule collections signed by great designers and produced and distributed by department store. Christmas is obviously the best time for this, as … Continue reading

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Ready for a green Xmas?

Eco-fashion, local design, bio-cosmetics. The presents for a sustainable Christmas arrive in Milan with Green Christmas, the market that, from 14 through to 16 December, will trasform the beautiful industrial site of the Fonderia Napoleonica Eugenia, in the Isola district. … Continue reading

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