While attending the Salone del Mobile Milano (Milan Furniture Fair) this April, I spent my time trendspotting, looking for inspiration on what to bring back to the design table at California Closets. As with fashion in Paris, the furniture industry finds its inspiration in Milan and the designers and manufacturers of fine cabinetry that are on… Read more »
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One of the most rewarding and informative experiences I get to enjoy is the privilege of attending the Salone del Mobile Milano (Milan Furniture Fair) on behalf of California Closets. As a company, we are always interested in learning more about the leading edge of design and what innovative techniques in product development exist. Each… Read more »
Our chief design officer Ginny Snook Scott traveled to Milan last week to attend the Salone Internazionale del Mobile, more commonly referred to as the Milan Furniture Fair.
She was captivated by TM Italia’s eco-friendly kitchen design, which married gorgeous contemporary design with forward-thinking eco-technology. You’ll be impressed by this green kitchen!
It’s time once again for the Milan Furniture Fair – the premier event for contemporary design. Our chief design officer Ginny Snook Scott is on the scene, reporting back the hottest trends in home design, storage and organization.
Check out her findings from day one and let us know – which are your favorites?
Keep in touch with Ginny’s discoveries by following us on Twitter (@caclosets) and on Facebook (/CaliforniaClosets)!
Ginny reports from the final day of the fair and it’s all about the chairs! From fluffy and luxurious to sleek and modern, there were so many designs that commanded attention. Take a look at the selection: Which ones are gorgeous to look at but aren’t so practical, and which ones look like you could sit down and never want to get up? Let us know what you think!
Ginny’s shares her photos from the 2011 Milan Furniture Fair, with an emphasis on popular trends in contemporary design. Take a look and let us know which ones are your favorites! For real-time coverage of the fair, follow Ginny on Twitter at @caclosets.
Fashion and design are inextricably linked to human experiences and emotions. This year, I’m seeing trends at the Milan Furniture Fair that reflect how many of us are dealing with troubling economic times – understated and simple approaches with a burst of hopeful color.
I’m recovering from an amazing first day at the Milan Furniture Fair! The event is huge and there’s a lot of ground to cover. I started with the contemporary design exhibits and noticed some interesting design trends related to depth, textures, and colors. Check out my observations and photos!
Our chief organization officer Ginny Snook Scott arrived this morning in Italy – for the world-renowned Milan Furniture Fair. She’ll be tweeting and blogging throughout the week, highlighting the most exciting trends in furniture design, from finishes and colors to accessories and cabinetry.