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Piero Fornasetti rugs by Roubini

Luxury rug makers Roubini Rugs have taken inspiration from 20th-century Milanese Renaissance man Piero Fornasetti. Their collection of 26 Fornasetti Rugs each carry unique iconic themes, such as the woman’s lips in the Bacio rug below.

'Bacio' rug by Roubini

All 26 rugs are made of wool and silk and are hand-knotted by expert workers  in standard shapes and sizes. The collection can, however, be customized as required for any interior.

Kenneth Grange: Making Britain Modern

Britain’s leading product designer, Kenneth Grange, designed many household products used in homes throughout Britain and beyond. Kodak Cameras, Kenwood food mixers, the London Taxi; they are all the product of his talent. The Design Museum in London is showcasing a retrospective celebrating his 50 year career. Beware of Nostalgia! The exhibition lasts up to October 30th.

Kenneth Grange designed Kodak Camera

If you like product design, you’ll like this book. Design: The History and Practice of Product Design. Available in the Homevoyeurs webshop for $47,45 and eligible for free shipping!