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Best in Show: Top 25 Picks From Salone Milan Design Week 2013

Primitive forms and an interest in handmade works dominated 2013's Milan Design Week. This year designers from around the world showcased objects that emphasize weighty yet simple geometries, with muted palettes and a heightened awareness of texture and materiality. Rough finishes, natural materials, and aged patinas highlighted the hand of the craftsman—even in pieces that are manufactured industrially. The austerity of form was balanced by bright colors and Byzantine patterning—adding a bit of fun to an otherwise conservative showing. read more
The Daily Details

Italian Design: Study the Classics

Alessi may be Italy's best-known name, but these four iconic pieces defined a generation. read more
Thu, 04/04/13 AT 10:30AM
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How One Simple Chair Started a Revolution: Artek's Stool 60 Turns 80

Before there was IKEA, there was Artek, but there wouldn't be an Artek without the accomplished Finnish architect and designer, Alvar Aalto, whose ideas of pairing mass production with quality craftsmanship transformed the design and manufacture of furniture in the early 1930s. Now, the forerunner of Finnish design is celebrating the 80th anniversary of one of Aalto's most ubiquitous and beloved products, Stool Number 60. read more
Mon, 03/11/13 AT 12:30PM
Culture & Trends

4 Variations on the Classic Eames Lounge Chair

Since 1956, the Eames Lounge has been revered for its marriage of comfort and style. A new generation of innovative imitators prove it's as timely as ever. read more
January 2013
Style & Advice

The No-Screw, No-Glue Furniture Trend

Six sexy statement pieces that anyone can put together in a snap. read more
November 2012
The Daily Details

Two for One: Add Art and Extra Seating to Your Living Room

These paint-splatter stools by Sebastian Errazuriz add a pop of color to any room. read more
Thu, 03/29/12 AT 9:00AM
Style & Advice

Mandeliers: Masculine Chandeliers for Modern Men

See our top 10 picks—and where to buy them. read more
January 05, 2012
Style & Advice

Our 2012 Furniture Design Wish List

Chairs, lamps, a chaise longue, and other furnishings to spruce up your home in the new year. read more
December 2011
The Daily Details

Where to See France's Greatest Design Hits

See the past century of French design at the Wolfsonian's "Liberty, Equality, and Fraternity" exhibition, opening November 25. read more
Thu, 11/17/11 AT 11:20AM
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Style & Advice

French Furniture's New Wave (and Newest Stars)

A vanguard of young Gallic designers are taking the international scene by storm. read more
November 2011
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