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Furniture leads the way…

Posted on April 11, 2013

With the Milan furniture fair getting lots of coverage as usual, its interesting to see how many creative industries look at furniture/interior design as trend setting.  Perhaps this is due to the inherent hand made nature of furniture; Low volume production allows designers relative freedom with form, process and materials. Also any consumer purchasing the sort of furniture on display in Milan is likely making a purchases of passion. Furniture at that level is not a purchase of necessity.  large purchase decisions based essentially on visual preference is not a bad way of identifying current trends.  That and Milan is a nice place to be in the spring…

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