The concept of beauty is the main feature that makes the Italian design the most famous in the world. Schools, showrooms, events (the Salone del Mobile is the best known, read our post to know more about this event) make Milan the main Italian pole. Students, professionals and ordinary tourists are attracted every year from our city because this reputation; in Milan things about the design environment come earlier than in other cities.
There are many locations where you can not only admire but also making shopping; highly quality products signed by the good taste “Made in Italy “. Among these we suggest you some shops all in Brera area, very tourist district and where the design is at home; original objects, which are distinguished from others by the fact that they had been purchased in the world design capital.
Daniela Mola is a pretty boutique specializing in furnishing objects. It almost seems to go into a pet store; dogs, cats, birds are drawn on pillows, dishes and cosmetic bag. The creations of this designer (who since 1975 realizes her works under the DMK brand show the passion of the owner, creating unique and original pieces.
Memphis was created in 1981 thanks to the great architect and designer Ettore Sottsass and a group of creative young Italian designs interested to explore and develop a new way home living. It is not just a simple brand but represents a real movement which, thanks to its inspirations, it has become widely known in the design world.
Under the Design Post brand, the shop offers unique items imported from designers such as Denis Santachiara, Nathalie Du Pasquier, George J.Sowden, Alessandro Mendini, Johanna Grawunder and many others.
Small libraries, lamps, carpets, chairs each one unique, true objects of art, created by artists who are often show their arts in museums and important international events.
Visit Memphis really seems to get into a museum and it’s live to come back be in the Eighties, and you can fell the influences of that decade in every object. Make shopping in this Memphis shop could be really expensive (for some pieces you can spend quietly thousands of euro), but space is definitely worthwhile. Marina C is a store that offers sheets, duvet covers, blankets, bedspreads, pillows, mats and other household items.
All garments produced by Milanese artisans who cut, sew, embroider and communicate their passion for high-quality objects. Due to the beautiful creations in linen, colorful or traditionally white, the store is regarded for those who want to characterize with originality kitchens and bedrooms. At the end we’d like to recommend Eligo, a brand which promotes the workshops of the articles for the contemporary home.
Eligo and its interior design division, which it’s working with other Italian companies and this partnership increase its international visibility, proposes kitchen utensils, furniture products for the bathroom, the bedroom and even for the garden. Enjoy Italian quality and refinement at these shops!