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I’m replacing the blond bimbo…

Normal people, “impefect” environments, irony and a flavour for travel. The new Dedon catalogue transforms the way of communicating outdoor furniture. It was high time someone did. Advertisements

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Dolomites, here I come…

Sadly, it will not be on these beautiful wooden skis – produced by¬†Castiglioni¬†in Bregnano (near Como, Italy), designed for off piste and made by hand by skilled carpenters – that I will be riding on the Dolomites’ slopes as from … Continue reading

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Stockholm: when design is everywhere, and for everyone

Designer Anki Gneib took this huge wooden chandelier in the middle of nowhere in natute, to make people reflect on the issues of beauty It’s my first time at the Stockholm Design Week and I am very, very curious about … Continue reading

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SOS crafts: why showing what we are good at will save the made in Italy

Those who follow my blog have by now figured out that I have a soft spot for manual knowhow. This is not only a metter of liking something but also of understanding that only by promoting and re-evaluating the professionality … Continue reading

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Nordic style homes

I use this home – that may not be very different from other nordic ones but that, like most of them, truly fascinates me – to point out a blog that is an interesting resouce on interiors. It’s edited by … Continue reading

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(Designer) furniture outlet: it’s true!

Always on the lookout for design pieces at interesting prices? Not interested in fakes? (you do well, check out in which nasty circles the money made on copies goes on this previous story: http://www.lauratraldi.wordpress.com/2011/10/06/vero-o-falso/)? In January you will stand more … Continue reading

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