#AlessandroSquarzi looking impeccably laid-back as ever at #Pitti in Florence @Pitti_Immagine #PittiUomo
WGSN street shot, Pitti Uomo spring/summer 2014
We love this installation draped in fairy lights by Joana Vasconcelos, snapped by the Arts and Culture team at the Venice Biennale @labiennale
Can’t stop thinking about the the opening of Patricia Urquiola’s Kvadrat textile installation at Moroso’s Brera store last week. The installation featured Danish food designers I’m A Kombo and served up snacks in fabric shells, and drinks inspired by wool! WGSN SUBSCRIBERS, don’t forget to check out our trade show directory next week for our full coverage of Milan Design Week.
We love Schemata Architects‘ new project, ColoRing, at Rossana Orlandi. The collection of tables use a traditional wood polishing technique called Udukuri, adapted to generate vibrantly painted wood grain finishes. For more Milan Design Week inspiration, WGSN SUBSCRIBERS CAN CLICK HERE to see our uncut Salone del Mobile gallery.
Full-on red styling at Danish Chromatism at Triennale Design Museum, Milan 2013.
Missoni is presenting an installation called Zigzagging this Milan Design Week. The brand’s entire showroom is illuminated with its famous zig zag patterning, immersing viewers with moving colour and light.
Leading the charge for British design in Milan is Edit by Design Junction, which has brought classic brands such as Ercol - who collaborated with Timorous Beasties on the sofa above - to La Pelota, via Palermo.
Parisian haute couture embroidery specialist Atelier Montex presents MTX Broderie Architecturale at Fuorisalone this week. Artistic director Annie Trussart and creative director Pierre-Alain Cornaz use their experience within the fashion industry to reinvent intricate embroidery and beading techniques into stunning large scale installations, wall-art and room dividers for interior spaces.
Designed by Bertjan Pot for Golran, Triangles is on show at Juice in Milan this week. The new kilim collection, introduces a fresh look to traditional Oriental carpets and kilim techniques.
We love Conceria Stefania’s holographic bubble-effect foil application at Lineapelle spring/summer 2014. For more inspiration, WGSN SUBSCRIBERS CAN CLICK HERE to see our pick of the best leather, sole, and components and trims exhibitors, or check back next week for our full trend analysis from Lineapelle!