Published on : Thursday, April 26, 2018
Milan Design Week has been considered the most important design events among all the design shows, during this week Salone del Mobile worked as a platform for the latest designs in furniture, lighting and another home furnishing.
This edition sets the tone for almost all the design trends that dominate the ever-changing world of home design through the following months. Visitors discovered the best interior design trends that were predicted for 2018, based on the top design brands that exhibited their most recent collection during this week.
More than a trend, some of the most prominent furniture brands embrace, celebrate and honor the craftsmanship and every single person who creates soulful pieces with their own hands.
Soulful Design and artful Craftsmanship sets a spectacular scene at Boca do Lobo’s mystic scenario in Milano, Salone del Mobile 2018. A dramatic yet sophisticated theatre uncovered contemporary settings and luxurious pieces conceived by talented craftsmen and creative minds who never settle.
Milan Furniture Fair was all about colour, colour, and even more colour. Warm and earthy colors such as burgundy red, turmeric & mustard yellow and papaya orange made their loud presence felt amidst calmer tones of millennial pink, sage, celery & avocado green, along with the very enigmatic Klein blue and purple.
Wittmann presented a collection designed by the Spanish designer Jaime Hayon where the warm and earthy hues predominate.
At the Eurocucina show of this year’s Salone del Mobile, Milanese fashion house Dolce & Gabbana just unveiled the latest additions to its collaboration with Italian appliance manufacturer Smeg.
Design and Theatre
Drama, music and performance look set to make a big comeback in Milan this year. Every big name in the design industry produced a spectacular scenario where art transcends design.
Louis Vuitton shared Les Petits Nomades, a mini-sized extension of their Objets Nomades collection. This elegant and innovative group of decorative objects are perfect for gifting or adding just the right touch on any room in the home.
Rugs are each year are holding a special attention. Famous names of design are a collaboration with the rugs brands adding their special signature.
DIMORESTUDIO For the collection for Golran, this disposition was reflected in a new way, a compelling contrast was established between baroque references and monochromatic, essential, precious inserts and the frequent nods to contemporary art.
It’s not unusual for furniture designers and brands to reference the past in their collections, but 2018 looks set to be the year that retro designs take center stage.
Ahead of Milan, the Dutch entrepreneur and former Moooi co-founder Casper Vissers have just launched a new design brand called Revised, evoking styles from the early 20th century.
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