The MAG - Design Italy Magazine directed by Cristina Morozzi

Cassina: An Italian Design Icon in Continuous Evolution

The MAG - 02.23

Editorial by Roberto Ferrari on Cassina's entry into the small world of Design Italy. Cassina, a unique, powerful and dynamic Made in Italy design brand, an icon since the early 1950s.

NEW ARRIVAL: Cassina. Le Corbusier collection

The MAG - 02.23

We’ve just expanded our catalog with furnishings and home decor by Cassina. Projects by the great masters of design can be found along with new designs and innovative reissues.

Interview with Cassina CEO Luca Fuso

The MAG - 02.23
Interview by Cristina Morozzi with Luca Fuso, CEO of Cassina, a design furniture company and icon of Made in Italy worldwide, which has been very committed to the issue of sustainability for the past few years.
“Cronache minori dalla periferia del design”, a book by Adele Cassina

The MAG - 02.23

Adele Cassina’s Cronache Minori dalla Periferia del design (Minor Chronicles from the Fringes of Design) (Maurizio Corraini, 2021).
The book’s preface by Giampiero Bosoni reads: “Memories and recollections are needed, like those delightfully collected here by Adele Cassina and that give us a sense of what things were like almost seventy years ago, when after a world war, visionaries were able to imagine and create the future”.

Small Household Appliances: Studio deepdesign for Smeg

The MAG - 02.23
The collaboration between Italian company Smeg and the Triennale Estate program led to three events in July, October and November dedicated to hidden technology, design and empathy, and durability. Studio deepdesign by Matteo Bazzicalupo and Raffaella Mangiarotti, who designed a successful collection of small household appliances for Smeg, was the protagonist of a dialogue with philosophers, designers, set designers, video game designers and communication managers.
How to space your chairs around your dining table

The MAG - 02.23
Consult our guide on spacing your dining chairs around your dining table  to ensure that all diners have the perfect comfortable space when dining.
Exhibits to See in 2023

The MAG - 01.23

Below are the highlights of some of the upcoming exhibitions around the world. Because, as confirmed by the most influential trendsetters, the source of inspiration for future fashion and design trends are the exhibitions of major international museums, along with blockbuster films.

NEW ARRIVAL: Adrenalina, a brand of Italian manufacture

The MAG - 01.23
Italian company Adrenalina combines the quintessential quality of Italian manufacturing with creativity expressed in unique colors and shapes. The desire to create iconic upholstered furniture with a strong personality drives the Pesaro-based brand’s constant quest for innovation. 
Interview with Gianni Bolzan from Stilnovo

The MAG - 01.23

Interview by Cristina Morozzi with the CEO of Stilnovo, an historic lighting company that boasts prestigious collaborations with the great masters of Italian design.

Designer Credenzas and Consoles

The MAG - 01.23
In your living area, it’s important to have the right space to store home decor, tableware and knick-knacks. Sideboards, credenzas and buffets are storage units that become distinctive pieces of furniture that give a unique touch to the design of your home.
Everyday Things

The MAG - 01.23
The Museum of Innocence is a museum in Istanbul dedicated to Fusun, the woman Turkish Nobel laureate Orhan Pamuk was in love with.
Recommended Reading: Cinzia, Cinzia Says....Ruggeri

The MAG - 01.23
An impressive, large-format, 400-page illustrated monograph documenting the work of Cinzia Ruggeri, a cross-disciplinary figure fashion, design and art.
Knowing through Color

The MAG - 01.23
Pantone recently announced its 2023 Color of the Year, Viva Magenta, a shade of red that is inspired by the hues of nature and is defined as bold, powerful and intense. Viva Magenta will accompany us, influencing our mood and color choices.
How to Choose the Right Sideboard or Storage Cabinet

The MAG - 01.23

Credenzas and buffets furnish spaces as living rooms without losing that fundamental element dedicated to functionality and practicality. Find a huge selection of sideboards and similar furnishings, all by iconic Italian brands and craftspeople on Design Italy.com.

Luminarie: Traditional Decorative Lights

The MAG 12/22
The beautiful luminarie decorative lights are an ancient art that began in Italy in the 17th century and has gone from being a local tradition to becoming part of illuminated Christmas scenes in shop windows and events and even fashion shows.
Candles in Religious Ceremonies

The MAG 12/22
If you want to add the warm look of candles to your home for Christmas, Hanukkah or other festivities, Design Italy offers a wide selection of candles and candle holders to adorn your table and create a welcoming, cheerful ambience.
Recommended Reading: Wim Wenders’ The Act of Seeing

The MAG 12/22
Wim Wenders’ The Act of Seeing is a manual and guide with a philosophical bent, written by a filmmaker who has built his business on “seeing”.
TRENDS: Designer Game Room Furniture

The MAG 12/22
The luxury Italian design market offers a wide variety of furnishings and accessories for fun and games, with prestigious high-end design brands catering to the most fun-loving of clients with collections of pool, foosball, and table tennis tables, poker sets and tables, golf clubs and more.
Next - Future of design

The MAG 12/22
The Altagamma Foundation organizes an annual event which presents forecasts for future trends. This past 27 October, at the Next edition hosted at the Triennale di Milano, the main theme was the future of design.
Bedroom Lighting Guide: How to Get the Perfect Lighting in Your Room

The MAG 12/22
Whether you’re remodeling your house, designing one from the foundations up, or just want to add a touch of newness to your home, there are three key aspects to keep in mind when deciding on what lighting to add to your space.
Choosing the Right Lighting for the Home & Office

The MAG 12/22
When decorating a home, one of the most important choices we face is choosing our interior lighting. Read on for our guide to choosing the right type of lamps and lighting fixtures for your home.