Milan Design Week showcases some of the world’s most innovative designers and this year, there have been some exciting new trends in furniture developing. To most people, furniture may epitomise the everyday and the ordinary. But to contemporary furniture designers, it is a chance to re-imagine the way we see our homes.
Sustainable design has played a big part at this year’s fair, with many designs exploring the nature of eco-friendly materials or experimenting with the idea of recycling and reusing.
The show ranges from the beautiful to the bizarre and the comical to the minimal. Through an exploration of material, colour, form and function, the designers take everyday objects and add their own twist, whilst still designing a functional piece of furniture. Here are some of the best sustainable designers from Milan Design Week 2013… (more…)