In cities, balconies are gardens. And they offer just as many design possibilities as the traditional back garden – in miniature. This year’s key trends are ethno, retro and minimalist. But which one to choose? We consult a real expert on planting on balconies, ask what’s currently in demand and see what goes with each style. Let’s find out what your balcony type is! read more ›
Accessories complete an outfit and are many people’s preferred platform for showing off the individual and unusual. This year’s young fashion accessories talents place the materials firmly in the foreground and offer exciting, clever interpretations. read more ›
Green rolling hills, crystal blue water and yellow primroses. These colours all artfully lend a natural freshness to home accessories, crockery and kitchen utensils. Last year’s candy colours have made way for stronger shades that instantly open up all the senses and usher in a light, bright mood. Our examples from colour specialist Pantone are a teasing taster of summer. And how about a hotel tip to tickle your fancy?
The actors of ‘notable shapes’ give a strong performance. Striking contours, precise forms, solid materials and clever references are characteristic of this trend: a festival of jewellery, table decorations, garden accessories and more.
Newcomers to the tableware sector can struggle since it already boasts very many, very high quality products. Yet we’ve found some young ‘Dining Talents’ with a thirst for new design who are honouring tradition while speaking a more modern design language. read more ›