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Four Seasons outdoor design

In the Mediterranean countries, home outdoor design is mainly associated to beautiful sunny days, beach or pool, sunbathing and nice summer nights. A quite indisputable vision. But there is a new trend that is influencing the outdoor furniture ind...

The Evolution of the Sofa

If we would introduce today trends about armchairs and sofas we should start from the past, during cavemen time, when a stone box was used as a bed or a bench. ...

Home is where the kitchen is

Yes, we did it, we just changed the word “love” with “kitchen” in this well-known quote but, honestly, the final picture does not change so much, isn’t? This is...

The essence of a contemporary classic home

Italian interior design is well known for its contemporary classic style, called “classico contemporaneo”,  which is one of the most trending design inspiration for luxury apartments and villas. The success of this style, worldwide admired and des...

A very smart kitchen

The connected appliances are by far the biggest technology challenge in the home appliance industry. Consumers are looking for new performances, not just the ba...

When passion flows

We might think good ideas are like a grace, they come when you do not expect them. But sometimes they are just the result of courage, tenacity and passion. W...

Bring a wabi-sabi mood to your outdoors

The wabi-sabi is a Japanese word that describes a beauty that is “imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete” (Koren, Leonard (1994). Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers, Poets and Philosophers. Stone Bridge Press) and its concept is derived from Buddhism. ...