Maison et Objet Fall 2012: For the Home

Novel offerings from the Parisian design trade show

Among the myriad of brands vying for attendees’ attention at the Maison et Objet 2012 were a handful of particularly innovative products—a high-tech foosball table not least among them—that caught our attention. In our multi-part look at the massive design fair, we start with the following standouts for just about every area of the home. For the bathroom, Paris-based Sopha Industries offered a new collection …

London Design Festival iPhone App

Weave your way through the fair with a handy tool that fits right in your back pocket

Like many of the world’s art and design fairs, when the London Design Festival began 10 years ago, the biggest challenge was actually navigating the event itself. Always teeming with a surplus of exciting offerings from across the creative disciplines, fairs present a vast array of work under one roof and wading through it can be a daunting task for even a seasoned journalist. Add …