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Green Kit | Bubbledesign

Green Kit | Bubbledesign

  Created by Bubble Design, Greek Kit is a set of tools you would need for a domestic gardening session. It’s the perfect item for someone who wants to grow plants but doesn’t exactly have a so-called “green thumb”. Simple and very efficient, it makes it easy and accessible for everyone to take care of...
The Most Beautiful Job in the World | Interview with Domenico Cioffi

The Most Beautiful Job in the World | Interview with Domenico Cioffi

An Italian Fashion Designer in Amsterdam Domenico Cioffi’s eponymous clothing line has only been around since last year, but the young Italian designer who graduated from European Institute of Design in Rome in 2009  is already gaining the kind of attention usually reserved for much more established brands.       Inspired by the colors...
Gommapiuma Decòr | Massimiliano Adami

Gommapiuma Decòr | Massimiliano Adami

  Designer Massimiliano Adami’s Gommapiuma Decòr series asks us to rethink our relationship to the materials of industrial design. The collection of chairs and ottomans made primarily from recycled materials eschew textile coverings in order to reveal how the normally functional role of sofa stuffing can also be decorative.     Adami takes the scraps...
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    Graye Collection
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    Amarcore Studio Design
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    Sundek Swimwear
Resin Fossil Table | Nucleo

Resin Fossil Table | Nucleo

Tracing the past of the future in Italian Design     The Resin Fossil Table is an experimental design from Piergiorgio Robino and Stefania Forsini of Nucleo Design. Crafted as a single piece of fiberglass, resin and pigment, the table has both a shimmering lightness and a monumental heaviness. This juxtaposition comes from the table’s...
Camouflage Sneakers | Valentino

Camouflage Sneakers | Valentino

  Camouflage has always been in fashion, but while some seasons it is a big trend, other times it has been on the sidelines.  For the Spring/Summer 2013 season Valentino has launched the Camouflage collection and one item that certainly caught our attention was this pair of low-cut Camouflage Sneakers. The originality of Valentino’s Sneakers...
Glass Houses | Santambrogio Milano

Glass Houses | Santambrogio Milano

  The clear simplicity of glass forms the basis for architect Carlo Santambrogio and designer Ennio Arioso’s amazing transparent houses.     The glass houses were conceived by Santambrogio Milano as a stunning showcase for the architectural elements and furnishings the company designs from extra-clear tempered safety glass.  Built almost entirely (with the exception of...
The Riviera Romagnola | Vintage Italian Summer Holiday

The Riviera Romagnola | Vintage Italian Summer Holiday

  Located on the Adriatic Sea in Emilia Romagna, between Ravenna and Cattolica, there is a stretch of seashore called the Riviera Romagnola where for decades and decades, Italian friends and families have been sharing the beautiful moments of their vacations. Rimini, Riccione, Cattolica, Milano Marittima, Cervia, Cesenatico, Marina Romea; these are only few of...
Mexico Mid Runner DX | Andrea Pompilio x Onitsuka Tiger

Mexico Mid Runner DX | Andrea Pompilio x Onitsuka Tiger

  For the Spring / Summer 2013 season Italian fashion designer Andrea Pompilio has teamed up with legendary Japanese sport shoe brand Onitsuka Tiger to create an exclusive limited edition pair of sneakers. As the cornerstone of Andrea Pompilio’s new and brightly-colored ss13 collection, the sneakers are available in one striking colorway: white / neon...
ViVAX Laptop Case | Mattia Ventura

ViVAX Laptop Case | Mattia Ventura

  If you’re like me and have to carry your laptop with you everyday, you know what it means to be worried about dropping it, bumping it or otherwise damaging it and losing your data. Well, Mattia Ventura, a young designer from Rome, has the perfect solution to lessen our fears: ViVAX, the James Bond...
Gianni Agnelli | 1921 - 2003

Gianni Agnelli | 1921 – 2003

  A strict family leader, great business man and flawless icon of elegance and style. That’s how Giovanni Agnelli, who was always called Gianni to distinguish him from his grandfather, has been described. It’s been ten years since the patriarch of the Agnellis, owners of the FIAT car company and the Juventus soccer team and the...
Scappatella Folding Bicycle | ABICI

Scappatella Folding Bicycle | ABICI

  Sometimes I just want to ride away like one of those stylish and carefree characters in movies from the 60s. If I ever do it, I will definitely be on the Scapatella by ABICI, a bicycle that’s the “perfect combination of yesterday and of tomorrow, to pedal today.” The design and the concept behind...
Knitting  | Vintage Italian Women's Art

Knitting | Vintage Italian Women’s Art

  La maglia – the art of knitting As a child, one of my favorite things to do in my spare time was sneak into my mom’s closet and go through all the boxes full of pictures and polaroids from her childhood and teenager years. Something that I always found very fascinating and interesting was...