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Highlights from the Salone Internazionale del Mobile, Milan 9-14 April 2013

The design world comes to Milan in April. Vast showcases are presented by designers that not only cover the main Saloni exhibition halls, but spill out all over the city. Some designs are top secret, to be unveiled tonight at the opening, while some designers will reveal their brave new designs beforehand. Here is a sneak peek of the exhibitions around town.

Beppe Caturegli and Giovannella Formica for Nilufar

Chromosome P Beppe Caturegli and Giovannella Formica for Nilufar

Nina Yashar, founder of Nilufar Gallery, invites you to view her selection of unique iconic pieces and modern discoveries. Beppe Caturegli and Giovannella Formica show four large-sized carpets from their new collection, ‘Chromosome P’. They depict lab plates used for cytogenetic exams, which is the chromosomal map of cells.

“What looks like an unknown cosmos with planets, galaxies, stars and far-away nebulae is an image of ourselves: the basic information programming our physical life.”

Nilufar Gallery
via della Spiga 32
Milano

Luca Nichetto for Nodus Rugs

Luca Nichetto for Nodus Rugs

The IL PICCOLO showroom in Milan will be exhibiting a new designer work, Regata Storica by Luca Nichetto. This hand-tufted rug is produced in India in the finest wool, and its simple yet colourful design would work well in any modern home.

IL PICCOLO
via Delio Tessa 1
20121 Milano

The Natural collection - Nanimarquina

The Natural collection – Nanimarquina

Nanimarquina has designed a new rug collection that invites us to feel what nature offers us, and to return to the roots of handmade carpets, materials and techniques. The ‘Natural Collection’ has been produced with a selection of natural fibres: nettle, Afghan wool, silk and jute. These fibres are twisted together into a continuous thread, a highly laborious manual process that enriches the design and gives each carpet a soft and unique texture.

Visit nanimarquina at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile
Hall 16 – Stand E33

Dream Weavers - Warli

Dream Weavers – Warli

Warli presents ‘Dream Weavers’, a new collection of indoor, outdoor and contemporary rugs designed by
Paolo Zani.

Fiera Milano, Rho
Hall 7 – Stand H22

Warli
via Morimondo 26
20143 Milano

Dipped Collection - cc-tapis

Dipped Collection – cc-tapis

As well as exhibiting with COVER magazine, cc-tapis invites you to view all its latest offerings,
including the unique ‘Dipped Collection’, at the Brera showroom.

COVER Pavilion
La Pelota
10 via Palermo
Milano

Via San Simpliciano 6
Brera Design District
Milano

 

Digital Flower I - Floor to Heavan

Digital Flower I – Floor to Heaven

Michaela Schleypen of Floor to Heaven can always be counted on to come up with stunning designs, bringing fashion trends into the mix and adding style to any interior. Floor to Heaven’s rug, Dots, is also featured on the front cover of COVER 30, our Milan issue.

Floor to Heaven
Spazio Krizia
via Manin 13
Milano

 

G.T.Design new Flagship Store

G.T.Design new Flagship Store

Italian high-end carpet producer G.T.Design invites you to the opening of its first flagship store in Milan at the ‘Corso Europa’ store during Milan Design Week. Its newest collection of designer carpets and interior surfaces, to be presented by Deanna Comellini, features hand-crafted rugs in innovative materials made on traditional looms.

G.T. Design Flagship Store
c/o Corso Europa – Emporio Casa
corso Europa 2
Milano

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