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Formex 2015 – Swedish Trends: Nordic Essence

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Trend theme - Nordic Essence Nordic Essence is this fall's trend theme for the Formex interior design and gift fair that will be held August 19-22, 2015. It refers to a single cohesive idea that encompasses everything from building facades to everyday items and interior design details. Inspiration for the theme comes from our nature and surroundings in the Nordic region. “Bloom where you are planted”, naturalness, sustainability and attention to detail are several of the key words for this ...
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Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2015: work in progress

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Salone del Mobile.Milano 2015: work in progress The 54th edition of the Salone del Mobile will throw open its doors at the Rho Milan Fairgrounds from Tuesday 14th to Sunday 19th April 2015, along with the International Furnishing Accessories Exhibition and SaloneSatellite – both annual exhibitions – and the biennial Euroluce / International Lighting Exhibition and Workplace3.0/SaloneUfficio. Thousands of home furnishing, lighting, and collective workspace products will be previewed at the Milan Salone del Mobile which, thanks to the variety …

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Maison&Objet Paris 2015 January

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The Talents à la Carte at Maison&Objet Paris 2015 January Every MAISON&OBJET event provides a space for expression to six up-and-coming names in the world of design, offering them the chance to present their work to professionals from around the world. For the upcoming MAISON&OBJET PARIS show held from the 23th to the 27th of January 2015, a selection of six young Mexican designers will be showcased. In Hall 7, discover the works of: Christian Vivanco, Paul Roco, Liliana Ovalle, …

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northmodern, Scandinavia’s newest innovative design + lifestyle trade show

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“The focus on attracting international buyers to Copenhagen is a very important part of the future design event and something we have done successfully for years at our fashion fair CIFF and is now going to transfer to design”, says Kristian W. Andersen, Fashion & Design Director. A new collaboration with Muuto resulted in a lot more international buyers visiting the DesignTrade show in August and similar collaborations will be repeated at the coming northmodern trade show. The new concept …

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Shapeways, 3D Printing & the Culture of Creativity

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Ideas made real with 3D Printing Shapeways is the leading 3D printing marketplace and community, empowering designers to bring amazing products to life. By giving anyone the ability to quickly and affordably turn ideas from digital designs into real products, Shapeways is fundamentally changing how products are made and by whom. Through Shapeways, designers gain access to the best industrial 3D printing technology, capable of manufacturing products with complex designs in a wide range of high-quality materials. 3D printing turns …

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Maison & Objet Paris 2014

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The MAISON & OBJET show first came to be nearly twenty years ago in Paris. Organised by SAFI, a subsidiary of Ateliers d’Art de France and Reed Expositions France, it is the leading international assembly for professionals in the decor industries. The next MAISON & OBJET show is scheduled in parallel with PARIS DESIGN WEEK – Friday, September 5 to Tuesday, September 9 – in the nine halls of Parc des Expositions – Paris Nord Villepinte. It is accompanied by a …

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Ecostyle: Pioneering Eco Design

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Design Meets Sustainability – The exhibitors and products at Ecostyle combine both these elements. The format of the event covers a broad spectrum of pioneering eco design products which have all been tested for their level of sustainability by an independent jury. This order and information platform, which is so attractive for trade visitors, was used intensively by international exhibitors straightaway, at its début in 2013, especially for brand positioning. The trade fair includes, in particular, a wide-ranging programme of …

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World Design Capital Cape Town 2014

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The World Design Capital™ (WDC) project is a worldwide city competition, seeking to identify individual cities that have effectively used design to drive innovation across channels of economy, culture and social upliftment. It originated as an initiative by ICSID (the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design) and the IDA (The International Design Alliance). Cities are selected every second year, seeing Helsinki 2012 and Seoul 2010 as the most recent hosts. #WDC559 @The Motion Project’s “Photo Story of Dance,” opens …