Italian-Design confirms again its participation to the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show. This special kitchen-focused discussion spotlights how the best kitchens are being designed and laid out, and reveals the freshest looks in kitchen design today, framed within the context of real spaces designed by our panel of experts. I hope this book offers some great ideas for your next trip, whether you’re an architecture aficionado, a design fan, or simply a lover of gardens, textiles, fashion and style. Many target the higher end of the design market, their businesses thriving on a clever mix of heritage, the availability of sought-after design classics and a focus on novel design solutions. Industrial design becomes a driver, and household furnishings are an extraordinary tool for the avant-garde. From the Salone del Mobile in Milan to the 100% Design 2014 in London, there are countless destinations to visit in between.
In 1945-1946 engineer, Pierluigi Torre was assigned to design a new scooter that would employ a steel tube frame construction. Italy’s always on the cutting edge of everything — fashion, interior design, sports cars — but for years, a prohibitive exchange rate for the euro meant the country’s sleek, modern furniture wasn’t readily available here. Confession: In between all the books and work, I’ve been trying to design a line of luggage. The duo attended the Salone del Mobile Milano — the largest international furniture show — in April to select styles for the Desert Italia collection.
They look at new influences in the industry including sustainability, renewable resources, and innovative materials, as well as high profile designer case studies; researching the key steps in project development to obtain a full ‘360°’ vision of product design.
Above: A collection of knives from Italian company Scarperia , which has been producing handmade knives in Florence for more than 600 years. I had a hard time finding usable resources for teaching junior high technology and design classes, so I’m doing it myself and sharing whatever I come up with. In addition to all this there is the quality of the Italian design, that makes our …