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XXV Compasso d’Oro ADI 2018: the winners that bring quality to the home

Design is an integral part of everyday life, yet it represents the excellence of the creative world as well. Drawing on this, on the 20th June, Castello Sforzesco became a stage for the Italian design industry. Here, ADI, the Association for Industrial Design, awarded the Compasso d’Oro to 16 different winners, awarding the Compasso D’Oro for an outstanding career to 11 different people as well.

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9 must-haves for metropolitan glamping

With summer comes a longing for adventure; this is why we were drawn to the world of camping. Revisited however in a glam, metropolitan key...

Brands

Culti Milano: scents for the home

Thirty years ago Alessandro Agrati, an entrepreneur as well as an eclectic and visionary designer, focused on one main concept: to connect spaces and objects with a specific scent, so people could experience any environment through the sense of smell as well.

World of accessories

Trulli by Kartell, the centrepiece inspired by Alberobello

Longing for summer holiday, dreaming of the typical trulli from Puglia… We’ve allowed ourselves to be tempted by Fabio November and we’ve put them in the kitchen...

Projects

The sculptural home between art and mountains

Permanent art installation or liveable architecture? Built by Davide Mancullo and painted by Daniel Buren with red and green stripes on a white background, the living sculpture between art and mountains is simply astounding.

Outdoor

The open air living room with intimate feel

Elongated backrests, cocoon-like armchairs and low lighting: the living room steps outsides yet it preserves the same homely intimacy that makes us feel protected and looked after.

Events

Ron Arad on show: Yes to the Uncommon!

The unconventional work of one of the most defiant designers around, on display at Vitra Schaudepot in Weil am Rhein.

Projects

Beauty, tradition and design, in Tuscany the rebirth of a farm

Between Siena and Arezzo, the unique charm of the Chianti region acts as a backdrop to a renovated farm, drawing from the local vernacular as well as contemporary design.

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Metropolitan style: 10 ideas for a living room fit for true cosmopolitans

Modern, full of charm and character, metropolitan style is bang on trend. Take a look at the furniture hand-picked by Sola Mobili for a home fit for real cosmopolitans.

Living

A soothing living room in sky-blue and earth-tones

In our refined living room, a sofa in sky-blue takes centre stage. The sofa should be the focal point of this entire scheme.