Assaf Israel Holding Daydreamm Model

#disengage: the importance of daydreaming

Italian manufacture and Israelian creativity: not a daybed, not an armchair and definitely not a sofa, Daydream is the latest project of Assaf Israel for his design studio Joynout to be launched at next Salone del Mobile. A sculpture like seat, inspired by the lemniscate (symbol for infinity), that offers...

Coltelli Paralléle Pop di Opinel

Coltelli pop per affettare con dolcezza

Basta con questa storia che i coltelli buoni hanno tutti il manico nero e quell'aspetto virile che sembra dirti "adesso ti sistemo io". Applausi a Opinel che ha reinventato le lame da cucina con la serie Pop della linea Paralléle: stile contemporaneo (amen!), femminile, coloratissimo (ma con quel tocco di...

Ettore Sottsass ph by Bruno Gecchelin

Sottsass glass production on display in Venice

It's time to book a flight to Venice and It's time to visit Le Stanze del Vetro, an amazing initiative of study and exhibition about venetian glassmaking tradition, focusing on 20th and 21st centuries designers. From the 10th of April to the 30th of July, Le Stanze del Vetro will celebrate...

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4 questions for Timo Orre, the designer behind Ateljé Kartan

Meeting Timo Orre, swedish graphic designer and one of the three founders of Ateljé Kartan the application that gives you the opportunity to create a customized and "design oriented" map, of a geographic location of your choice. The maps are €65 each including free worldwide shipping. How did you come up...