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    The May post from Artistic Synapses is about “flexibility”. And how does “flexibility” connect with the two previous posts, transparency and brightness? All of them are, somehow, mechanisms we use to survive in this world, as …

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Artistic Synapses: Flexibility

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    The May post from Artistic Synapses is about “flexibility”. And how does “flexibility” connect with the two previous posts, transparency and brightness? All of them are, somehow, mechanisms we use to survive in this world, as human or …

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The complete Milan Trend Report 2017 is here!

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How to translate emerging trend information in relevant products that help me grow? This is the question I get most of the times after a trend conference. And this would be question No.2: How do I know what trend suits MY business best? The Milan Trend R …

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Milan Trend Report 2017: Pre-sale + a gift

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The pre-sale of the Milan Trend Report 2017/18 starts as per today and we couldn't be happier with the result. It is a very complete digital report with new content we haven't produced to date, and we honestly believe, it is the largest on the market. If you are a newsl …

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Textile Trends 2017/18 with Camira

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I was introduced to Sally Angharad a few years ago when she was giving a trend conference for Colour Hive at the boutique trade event Pulse London. We met again when I was presenting my forecast at Colour Hive's trend panels where experts from different industries …

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INTERIOR DESIGN & LIFESTYLE

Grace Apartment by Emil Humbert and Christophe Poyet

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It’s a girl! When you go by the name ‚Grace‘ , but once you go through the door, you soon realize you have just met a glamorous elegant lady. The interior designers Emil Humbert and Christophe Poyet, have created ‚Apartment Grace‘ , located in Larvatto - betwe …

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Dimore Studio at the Milan Design Week 2017

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We are about to launch our complete Milan Trend Report 2017 (17.05.2017) and would like to share with you today still an article on what you can expect to find in this very complete edit. Experiencing Dimore Studio at the Milan Design Week 2017 was like entering a …

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New Art Direction by Cristina Celestino for Fornace Brioni

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You might think, it is probably the best kept secret where designers get their inspiration from - but looking at the work and some of the art direction by Cristina Celestino, some of her secrets seem to unveil. We can see artful connections to modern fairy tales, combi …

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Textile Trends 2017/18 with Camira

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I was introduced to Sally Angharad a few years ago when she was giving a trend conference for Colour Hive at the boutique trade event Pulse London. We met again when I was presenting my forecast at Colour Hive's trend panels where experts from different industries …

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FOOD FOR THOUGHT

Confronted with the adversary of human designed disasters and manmade political scandals paralyzing our our planet and countries, people’s only recourse becomes FAITH, an almost forgotten principle. To have FAITH in the spirit of survival, to have FAITH in creative forces able to rebuild society, an intrinsic need to believe in the human race, especially in moments of bewildering despair.

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Against a global backdrop of greater social and ecological consciousness, the quest for personal happiness and wellbeing is being writ large and larger still: turning ‘ME’ into ‘WE’, individuals are increasingly sensing the need for concerted efforts that collectively have a positive impact on their communities and their shared planet.

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  • We are huge fans here of the very talented ladies duo behind the Italian design agency Studiopepe and do love the way they use color palettes. This monochromatic project was quite a surprise.
  • Pernille Egeskov interprets three iconic Danish design companies with this installation at 3 Days of Design in Copenhagen: Fritz Hansen, Dinesen and Georg JensenDamask.
  • "Through this project, I am interested in how we can utilise Tonglings industrially produced minerals and metals to create valuable craft artifacts which have deep meaning to the local people that once again celebrate Tonglingâ’s rich cultural heritage and preserve it for future generations. "
  • Like many inventions the story of Crystals started by chance: wanting to repair a favorite teapot Lukas Wegwerth started researches and was inspired by the Japanese method Kintsugi of applying gold dust in the glue to purposely reveal the fissures in a broken vessel.

6 Examples and 4 tips on how to flat lay and tell a story

Posted By Gudy, May 22, 2017

Italian brand Porro has put together a wide array of materials and accessories to evoke different moods. The idea was to represent  different user interiors and tastes ranging from Revisited Neoclassical Style to New York loft. I get often asked …

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COLOR INSPIRATION

Color Inspiration No.18: Ocean, Lime, Mocha, Candy and Carrot

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Color Inspiration No.18 includes this time the shades of Ocean, Lime, Mocha, Candy and Carrot. This is one of my favorite color combos I have been creating to date. Not that I am a particular fan of all individual colors, but I love how they work all togeth …

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Color Inspiration No.17: Papaya, Lavender, Curcuma, Black & Porcelain

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Before I leave for the Salone del Mobile (we will write on a daily base and share with you our favorite picks of the day over here), here goes another color inspiration that has recently caught my attention. Color Inspiration No.17 covers Papaya, Lavender, Curcuma, Bla …

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Color Inspiration No.16: Antique Rose, Canary, Rouge, Navy & Blue Gray

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The combination of yellow & pink is huge on the internet now! Fashion, advertising, styling are some of the creative disciplines that encourage to try this cheerful color combination. Rachel Comey store | Sarah Meyoha | Pan & the dream | m2o This Co …

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