A hanlde, shaped like a bird


Twitty" by Colombo Design, the original handle shaped like a bird, has become the symbol of a charitable initiative.

By purchasing one of the 99 pieces of the Twitty Limited Edition - in silver 925/00 with an elegant wooden case - one can participate in helping many people in need, as the proceeds of the initiative will allow the purchase of "GreenEnergy" pre-assembled clean energy generator systems by FIAMthat will be donated by the Italian Association of the Red Cross to guarantee the energy production and supply in areas affected by natural disasters and in small communities among the least developed in the world.

designer Tomo Kimura, handle design


A DIY wooden hanging lamp: Bau


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The hanging lamp Bau (the word bau in German means construction), designed by Vibeke Fonnesberg Schmid, seams like a 3d installation or a sculpture, that plays with light, color and geometry. 


Paolo Cappello for Nodus


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Nodus has introduced the Intrigue Japonaise collection, designed by Paolo Cappello: a carpet and a series of cushions that unite research (marrying metallic yarn to cashmere) to the Nepali tradition of embroidery, by repeating motifs from the Japanese theatrical illustration of the 18th century.


Alessi objects for Christmas 2012



The successful collection of Alessi Nativity Figures, launched in 2007, sees the introduction of several new characters this year.


Lucy Salamanca, AMATE: Design Connecting Two Continents


AMATE: Design Connecting Two Continents

AMATE: Design Connecting Two Continents

Lucy Salamanca presented her new home collection at TENT LONDON


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