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Milan Design Week 2018: Tech brands go soft

At Milan Design Week 2018, it was the turn of tech brands to make a cultural impact, with Sony and Google both showcasing their softer sides through poetic, design-led events. WGSN reports.

Milan Design Week

Milan Design Week 2018: Three must-see exhibitions

From future-forward materials to live design thinking, we've picked the exhibitions that should be on your radar during the world's most influential design event, Milan Design Week - which kicks off next week.

Insta-ready: How flower arranging got a Millennial makeover

At WGSN, we've been sussing out the Millennials taking over our Instagram feeds with flower arranging. Could this signal a move on from 2017's greenery obsession?

bioplastics

A move to bioplastics: Electrolux’s eco-friendly fridge

In an era where we’re acutely conscious of the damage widespread use of plastics is doing to the planet, Electrolux has just unveiled the world’s first bioplastic concept fridge.

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Home Depot X Pinterest: Blending shopping with inspiration

The Home Depot and Pinterest have partnered to dramatically expand Pinterest’s visual discovery feature 'Shop the Look'. WGSN reports

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From Design Indaba to a youthful population: Africa is on (creative) fire!

At WGSN last week, we held intense seminars and workshops sharing trends from our global editors, and from these one thing became certain: Africa is on fire, and African youth are going to change the world.

At Design Shanghai, gifts inspire mindfulness

WGSN reflect on the key trends emerging from Design Shanghai, Asia’s premier design fair. Read up on our top gifting picks, all of which revolve around the idea of mindfulness. WGSN Editor Allyson Rees reports.

Kitchenware trends: Pastels prevail for spring

Spring has officially sprung and so too has a lovely colour palette for kitchenware. At last week’s International Home and Housewares Show in Chicago, …

Kidswear Brand Extensions- taking fashion into homeware

A wave of childrenswear brands are extending their offers to include homeware ranges, with Rachel Riley and Noe & Zoe the most recent brands to catch onto this trend. WGSN's Associate Kidswear Editor Rose Garrod reports.

Augmented glasses: Tech innovation at SXSW 2018

New product showcases by Bose and Panasonic point to augmented glasses as a product to watch for the near-future. WGSN’s Sarah Housley reports

Inside SXSW’s Wellness Expo: Four rising trends

SXSW's first Wellness Expo brings a wave of product highlights, from sexual healing crystals to new self-care mags. WGSN's Sarah Housley reports

Pre-pregnancy health: FertileGirl is opening up conversation around fertility

Products designed to support women's life stages are on the rise. WGSN's Harriet Kilikita profiles a new food brand that's stepping in to make a difference.