For those seeking the latest and greatest in design trends, there was no place better to be than Milan in early June. Last week, more than 262,000 visitors turned out for Salone del Mobile’s first full-scale event since 2019. Among them were the global editors of AD—including staffers from AD Italia, AD France, AD Spain, AD Germany, and AD US. After having hit the fair, showroom, installation, and party circuits, here are the design trends we’re still thinking about from Salone del Mobile 2022 and Fuorisalone.
Steel furniture is back
If you love iconic design, you already know Harry Bertoia’s legendary Diamond chair, devised for Knoll in 1952. Made from a grid of welded steel, it remains one of the 20th century’s most iconic seats. This year’s Milan Design Week revealed that Bertoia’s