Category Archives: Where to buy

Fancy a tartan bike?

Low cost solutions with a high visual impact: we love them. Especially these days. Bike enthusiasts will certainly appreciate Fix Your Bike, the new decorative kit that allows you to customize your bycicle without damaging the oridinal varnish. It’s a … 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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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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From kimonos to home fabrics: Hosoo

Hosoo www.hosoo-kyoto.com – recently presented at Maison Objet a Parigi – is no news: it exists since 1688, and since then it works on textiles. But it’s been only a year since this extremely sophisticated Japanese brand – whose textiles are very … 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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A new design portal online today

A new design portal goes online today: www.innerdesign.com. Its ambition is great: to position itself as a hub for the design lovers community: designers, journalists, interior decorators and consumers, up to company owners. And, above all to turn into an instrument for … Continue reading

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For design lovers (who wonder about where to buy it)

An easy answer to the issue of distribution and access to design (those living outside the big cities know very well what I mean !) After Yoox’s major success now another eshop lands in Italy:  www.madeindesign.it, It’s a European portal, … Continue reading

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