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Live From: High Point Market

High Point Market, the largest furnishings industry trade show in the US, has returned with more than 2,000 exhibitors and countless product introductions for its autumn 2014 edition. With 11.5 million square feet of showspace spread out among 180 buildings, High Point Market draws buyers and sellers from over 100 countries, and registrations have increased by 3% this year, hinting at a possible uptick
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Dutch Design Week 2014: Inside Kirstie Van Noort’s Studio

Ceramics designer Kirstie van Noort has opened her studio workshop in Eindhoven up to visitors this week, as part of Dutch Design Week 2014. Inside the creative space, machinery and tools share space with glazes, colour samples and works in progress.
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Key Trends: Live From Cersaie 2014

This year's edition of Cersaie is promising some exciting trends. Here is a preview before the full trend analysis goes live on Homebuildlife next week.
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Key Trends at Kind+Jugend 2014

This year’s Kind + Jugend, the Cologne-based show for children and babies, continues to showcase innovative product designs and launches across all its categories. Key directions highlighted last season - such as sustainability, multi-functional products and space saving design - continue to evolve, from super lightweight and compact pram systems to transformable furniture and the use of natural, recycled and ...
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Diesel Living with Seletti at Maison & Objet

After previewing a capsule collection at Milan Design Week in April, Italian design brands Diesel Living and Seletti presented their new interiors collaboration at Maison & Objet in Paris. The industrial-inspired tableware and accessories line - which forms part of the broader Diesel Living collection - includes the Cosmic Dinner dishes, DIY cutlery and Transmission candlesticks. The project perfectly fuses Diesel’s lifestyle with ...
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Ian Snow at Autumn Fair 2014

The bright and beautiful display by Ian Snow at Autumn Fair is one of the highlights of the Birmingham-based interiors fair this year. This fair trade brand has an organic and bohemian style, a trend that was prominent throughout the fair. Woven decorative accessories, bright ceramics and rustic wood finishes decorated the area alongside a bed of cushions, a vintage bicycle and a ...
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Top 5 Innovations: Live From IFA 2014

Berlin-based electronics show IFA is playing host to a range of innovations this year. From conceptual advances like virtual reality to practical and design-led applications for wearables and the connected home, here are our top five tech trends. 3D Computing Intel is showcasing early applications of its RealSense technology, which uses depth sensors to create 3D interfaces for computing, so that users can reach ...
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Lighting Components by Zangra at Maison & Objet

Zangra is exhibiting its wide range of electrical cords, sockets, switches, bulbs and ceiling roses at this season's Maison&Objet. Customers can create their own pendant lamp by choosing between cut-glass halogen or retro-inspired incandescent bulbs as well as an assortment of accessories that bring the naked bulb trend back into the spotlight. Maison & Objet runs until tomorrow in Paris. Homebuildlife subscribers ...
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FEST Amsterdam at Maison & Objet

Dutch design shop and brand FEST Amsterdam is showing its collection of homewares and soft accessories at this season's Maison&Objet in Paris, which runs until September 9. The collection comprises vases, cushions, bowls and candle holders with contemporary design. Pastel and washed tones appear alongside neutral colours and bright pops. FEST Amsterdam is located at Hall 8 (Now!) within the Holland pavilion ...
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Forestier launches a collection of candleholders at Maison & Objet

French lighting company Forestier is launching a collection of candleholders at Maison&Objet, which runs until September 9 in Paris. Highlights include modular pieces, in which each component is either made of a different material or has a different shape. Some of the candleholders can be used with both tea lights and tapered candles. Homebuildlife subscribers will be able to access all pictures ...
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Key Trends: Live From Spoga+Gafa 2014

This year’s Spoga+Gafa, the Cologne-based show for garden & outdoor, saw a continuation of major trends uncovered last year, with a move forward into fresh new colourways and examples of technology working to improve products across the board, from outdoor Bluetooth speaker lights to lightweight plastics used to produce lightweight plant pots or super-slim flooring. Here are three key emerging trends ...
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EVENTS | Kleine Fabriek

  Held in Amsterdam from July 6-7, Kleine Fabriek featured a brand new layout, dividing the show into smaller sections. Citrus shades continue to trend as pinks range from fluorescent to watermelon hues. Flamingos, watermelon and country western cacti pop up on items, emerging as the new gender-neutral graphics. Summer layers are key as designers embrace lightweight baseball blousons in spring prints. Brands showcased bold ...
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EVENTS | Pitti Bimbo

It's time to kick off our S/S 15 coverage! We're starting out with one of our favorite shows – Pitti Bimbo. Taking place in Florence, Italy, from June 26-28, the show opened the season with around 10,000 visitors. A zesty citrus palette emerged at the show for both boys and girls as designers gravitated toward tangerine, lemon and lime. Luxe materials ...
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EVENTS | Children’s Club

We stopped by Children's Club today, rounding out our F/W 14 trade show coverage. Mini-menswear inspirations appeared for kids, including attached bowties and conversational shirts. Lace overlays piqued tactile interest while luxe handmade embroideries lent items, including traveler tunics, a sophisticated air. The designers shown above: Blu Pony Vintage Anais & I Mini Shatsu Cavelle Kids Bit'z Kids Holt & Lulu Aioty Nandy & Molly Girl & A Mouse Unruly Blue
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EVENTS | Playtime New York

We're continuing our F/W 14 trade show coverage with one of our favorite NYC shows, Playtime New York. Held from March 8-10, the show features over 120 brands. Rich folkloric influences appeared in vibrant hues while gender-neutral greys paired minimalist geometric prints with pop trims. Chunky knits, including oversized cableknits, piqued tactile interest while tiered panels refreshed slouchy sweats. Easy to layer pieces ...
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