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Milan Design Week 2014 – Highlights

Milan Design week just wrapped, and we've come back inspired, recharged, motivated... and even slightly tanned.  While we are working on the reports, here comes a sneak-peek via Stylesight's Instagram account of our favorite designers, brands and installations that kept us busy running around town. - Gemma Riberti
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Rubelli launches Studioart Leather Interiors

Rubelli announced the launch of Studioart, dedicated to the application of highly refined leather to interiors, at their London showroom during the March 2014 Design Week. Studioart is an Italian company founded by Nadia and Gianfranco Dalle Mese, offering beautiful leather walls, crafted in their family-owned tannery. Here they have been working with high-end fashion brands for a long time, a rich experience which, ...
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Interiors: “On the Move” PS 2014 Collection by IKEA

IKEA launches the PS 2014 Collection - a range of easily portable objects, conceived for a younger generation that is always "on the move" and lives in very small spaces. The functional, flexible and sustainable collection was created by a group of 14 young designers from all over the world, consisting of a range of 51 designs, created in collaboration with ...
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Interiors: “Meet Our Designers” at The Longest Stay

Stylesight attended the "Meet Our Designers" evening hosted by newly launched online interiors boutique The Longest Stay on the occasion of their latest collaboration with established furniture brand Moroso and up-and-coming designer Craig Narramore. Owner and founder of The Longest Stay, Sherry Roberts, talked us through the pieces and the history of the website, pleasantly recounting her eclectic background and the ...
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Marimekko: Design for a Happy Life

Continuing the exploration of The Netherlands, Stylesight attended the extensive retrospective “Marimekko: Design for a Happy Life” at the Kunsthal Rotterdam, put together in collaboration with the Design Museum Helsinki, to celebrate 60 years of this celebrated brand. Founded in Helsinki by the ever-ambitious Armi Ratia, the company is known for its large scale blooms, abstract compositions and unusual combinations traversing ...
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Talking Interiors at the RCA: Konstantin Grcic

As part of the Talking Interiors lecture series promoted by the Interior Design department of the RCA, this week saw international design's fast-rising star Konstantin Grcic as the coveted guest speaker in front of a large audience of eager listeners, students and fellow design enthusiasts. A 1990 graduate of the prestigious RCA school, and one of the leading figures of the ...
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François Halard: Architecture at the Demisch Danant Gallery

Work from renowned and internationally admired French photographer François Halard is now on show with an extensive collection of photographs at the Demisch Danant Gallery in New York. The exhibition features a broad number of photographs spanning 20 years of his career, giving the viewer a precious glance into a few of the extraordinary architectural milestones of the 20th century that have never ...
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Interiors: Katharine Pooley showcases the copper trend

The most recent work of award-winning interior designer Katharine Pooley confirms copper as a strong ongoing material trend for interiors, employed as both a subtle detail and a statement design feature. Known internationally for her high-quality interior design services, Katharine Pooley has recently been asked to use her expert eye in a residential project in central London, revolving around copper as the ...
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Modern Craft Market at Heal’s London

For two weeks in February, the ground floor at Heal’s furniture department store on Tottenham Court Road has morphed into an exciting market dedicated to Modern Craft, hosting the carefully selected work of 81 craft makers. “There’s something special about making a discovery, uncovering a treasure, seeing its beauty and investing in it.” This is the drive behind the launch of ...
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Handcrafted Home: Stripes by Steven Alan for West Elm

Renowned New York fashion designer Steven Alan presents his first home collection developed in collaboration with West Elm, called "Stripes." West Elm introduced Alan to artisan groups in India, Nicaragua and Haiti, where the pieces have been 100% hand-loomed, hand-woven and crafted, utilizing traditional techniques that refer to, and celebrate, each country’s cultural heritag—potters in Nicaragua, weavers in India and papier-mâché ...
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We love… Pottery Zoetrope for the UK Crafts Council

We love this beautiful short film, commissioned by the UK Crafts Council, which brings a pottery zoetrope to life. Created by collective RAMP Ceramics and animator Jim Le Fevre, the zoetrope—when in motion—depicts birds as they take flight from a forest. To make the zoetrope, Roops and Al Johnstone of RAMP designed and handshaped a simple pottery bowl out of clay, and ...
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BERLIN: Mitte Generator Hostel

Looking for a budget-friendly yet on-trend place to stay when visiting Bread & Butter in Berlin next week? If so, Generator Mitte might just be the perfect option.
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Christmas Goodwill: Rankin & Others Auction Baubles for Charity on eBay

Tis the season of goodwill, and with that in mind, a number of high-profile creative folk have come together to raise money for less-fortunate children this Christmas, by custom-designing a festive tree decoration for auction on Ebay. Rankin Proceeds from the auction will be donated entirely to London-based charity, Kids Company, which provides practical and emotional support to children living in cities ...
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Mix and Match with Pattern People

Are you looking for a boost of inspiration? Or maybe you seek designer tools? Whatever your design needs the folks at Pattern People have got you covered. Founded in Portland Oregon by designers Claudia Brown and Jessie Whipple Vickery, the studio specializes in creating designs using paint, ink, graphite, and pixels for a range of projects and products. The pair have a notable list ...
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Contemporary Craft: Japanese Folk Art at the Pace Gallery in London

A fascinating exhibition, currently showing at the Pace Gallery in London, explores the historical Japanese folk craft movement, Mingei through a series of sculpture, painting, ceramic and textile works. “Dishonesty, depravity, and luxury - this is what Mingei objects must avoid at all costs; all that is natural, sincere, safe and simple – these are the characteristics of Mingei art.” - Sōetsu ...
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