Madeleine by Amy Radcliffe

A student project puts scent-capturing in the hands of the masses

Presented at Tom Dixon’s Most fair at Milan Design Week, Madeleine is a student project from Amy Radcliffe of University of the Arts London. The simple device captures scents so they can be replicated chemically. Composed of two parts—a graduated dome and a ceramic geometric vacuum with leather straps that holds a simple glass odor trap with a filter inside it. According to Radcliffe’s instructions, …

Magna Pars Suites Milano

The world's first hotel-à-parfums opens in the heart of Milan

Located in the heart of Via Tortona—Milan’s mecca for fashion and design with its plethora of showrooms, advertising studios, architecture and fashion houses, plus hundreds of events during Design Week—the Magna Pars professional complex provides an essential reference point for creativity in the Italian metropolis. At the helm of Magna Pars is the Martone family, who recently expanded their enterprise by opening Magna Pars Suites …