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Giulio Cappellini debuts new designs in Dubai

As a British expat living amid a melting pot of nationalities I get asked where I’m from all the time. However, the person asking doesn’t usually comment that they’ve met the queen of my home country, England. Of course, it’s not surprising that Giulio Cappellini has been honoured with an invitation to meet Queen Elizabeth, […]

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Design, News

Design Mission Italia

With prestigious buyers such as Studio HBA, Perkins & Will, Damac, Nakheel and Meydan, and big names in manufacturing like Atlas Concorde, Kartell, Rubelli and Zucchetti, Milan’s latest industry event, Design Mission Italia, connected the finest brands from the IMEA region with leading Italian suppliers across the home decor and design sectors. It’s aim to “bring Italian design to […]

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Date for the diary: Design Mission Italia

One of the few design events that invites a very select crowd through its exclusive doors, Design Mission Italia is a key date in the diary for Middle East buyers, held from June 8-10 in Barceló Milan, in the vibrant business district of the Italian capital. More discreet than the city’s flamboyant Salone del Mobile, Design […]

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Entertain

Five of the best kitchen concepts from EuroCucina

Vintage culinary accessories Go back a slice in time with vintage copper pans, pewter pots, worn wooden spoons and handmade wicker baskets. Mounted on the wall or hanging above the kitchen island, such accessories will add a rustic edge to commercial-style units or a

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Home Decor

The big trend forecast inspired by Milan’s Fuorisalone

The question on everyone’s lips recently has been, “Did you go the Salone?”. While we were in Milan it appeared that most of the Gulf’s design aficionados and industry leaders were there, too, and at times it felt like we hadn’t left the UAE – until we called “spritz!” and the waiters ran over with […]

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