In This Issue
As the world’s most international furniture event, IMM Cologne always looks forward, and always with a nod to the recent past. New ideas, trends and movements are explored, of course, built on inspiration from recent materials and design fairs. The result for furniture producers: A fantastic way to connect concepts from last year’s Interzum and SICAM fairs with furniture now on the market from around the world. Here’s an overview of the event:
Tim Coleman shares his process of judging the annual Top Shelf Design Awards competition.
Jennifer Lowe of Knoxville, Tennessee, saw her closet before it was built. With the software on design consultant Leslie Hall’s iPad Pro, the A Place for Everything Closets employee could use an Apple Pencil, or stylus, to sketch a design of Lowe’s closet.
“What’s behind the color trends? Is it a marketing ploy to get us to buy paint or is it something deeper?”