The "Living Coral" on design surfaces
Everything touched by “Living Coral” (PANTONE 16-1546) is colored by optimism and vitality; besides, it maintains the intrinsic elegance of the element that inspires it, the coral.
The striking "Ultra Violet" is the Pantone color of 2018
Captivating and contemplative, violet evokes the cosmos, the dimension of discovery and mistery, but also unconventionality and artistic genius.
8 trending colour palettes: the 2018 Pantone forecast
The Pantone Color Institute’s 2018 colour forecast, published in its PANTONEVIEW Home + Interiors annual report, speaks volumes about the need for a new approach to the subject of colour, even within the four walls of our homes.
Design Trends: the playful living
The playful relationship with furniture, objects and spaces is not only an expressive trend but also a new way of living home.
The urban dimension of colour
We all know how redevelopment projects aim to make the suburbs more efficient, eco-sustainability and people-friendly, but it is perhaps not equally evident that they also need to be more visually attractive.
Surface trends: seen at Cersaie 2017
From the large formats porcelain stoneware to the reinterpretation of classical decorative cement tiles, from the moisture-proof wallpaper to the modern declinations of the wood strips.
Design trends: a "stellar" year
The design world’s fascination with the night sky first focused on a relatively nearby icon of the extra-terrestrial universe, the moon
Design Trends: the sustainable living
The preference for sustainable and eco-friendly products begins to be showed significantly even within the domestic walls, both in the choice of furniture and materials that have a positive impact on the environment and the more efficient and no-waste management of energy resources.
Design trends: Natural Appeal
The eco-friendly behaviour is becoming evident in industrial production processes, where the use of natural materials fits in with the new goals of reducing consumption and saving resources
Design trends: virtual exoticism
High-tech perspectives undermine the cornerstones of the traditional cycle of industrial design based on project-production and distribution-consumption
Top 2017 Design Trends forecasted by IDS17
The curators of Interior Design Show held in Toronto from January 19-22 have forecasted some of the top trends for 2017 inspiring the direction of design for the year to come
Scandinavia and Japan: combining simplicity and sustainability
From the light to the wood, comparing two different but similar architectonic cultures