Just WOW! I recently attended Milan Design Week for the first time as a designer, and it was a dream come true. The energy and excitement were palpable from the moment I arrived, and I spent the next few days in a whirlwind of design exhibits, installations, and events.
Alcova Milano- We are Lash Up Chair
From the moment I arrived in Milan, I felt a buzz of excitement in the air. Everywhere I turned, there were design exhibits, installations, and events taking place. It was a dream come true for someone like me, who is passionate about design and creativity.
Rossana Orlandi Downstairs display
As I made my way through the city, I was struck by the sheer magnitude of the event. It was like nothing I had ever seen before. There were thousands of designers, architects, and art enthusiasts from all over the world, all gathered together to celebrate the best in design.
Cheese Board at Solid Nature
One of the highlights of Milan Design Week for me was being able to see the most beautiful designs up close and personal. From furniture to lighting, industrial design to art installations, there was something for everyone. I was constantly inspired by the creativity and innovation on display.
Beautiful Mirror at Galerie Philia
Eating Gelato at Rossana Orlandi with Tina, Roy, and Clayton
Another highlight was the opportunity to meet other designers and artists from around the world. It was a great chance to network, exchange ideas, and collaborate. I met people from all walks of life, all united by a common passion for design and creativity.
Muuto Design Furniture
Walking around the city there were events everywhere
Attending Milan Design Week was also a chance for me to explore the rich history and culture of Milan. The city has long been a hub of design and creativity, and it was fascinating to see how the past has influenced the present. From the stunning architecture to the local cuisine, Milan offered an experience that was both visually and culturally rich.
Ariane walking with me around Isola District
The inspiration I found there has me eager to take my business to new heights. I'm excited to incorporate what I learned into my designs and collaborate with like-minded entrepreneurs.
Ariane and I enjoying Alcova
Bocci House in Milan
Milan Design Week 2024 is already on my mind, and I can't wait to see what's in store. I'm looking forward to showcasing my work, networking, and soaking up all the creativity and innovation the event has to offer.
Colorful blocks at Alcova
As I prepare for what's next, I'm grateful for the opportunities that have brought me here and excited to see where my passion for design will take me in the future.
Dutch Design in Insola
Wrap Party for Open House
Before I wrap up this blog post, I want to give a quick shout-out to my partners in crime during Milan Design Week: Tina, Roy, Clayton, and Ariane - you guys are the best!
Thank you for helping me get around town and for making the experience so much more fun and memorable. I had a blast exploring Milan with you all and taking in all the amazing designs.
I'm already looking forward to our next adventure together. Here's to more good times and great memories!
Tina and I celebrating our first night at Milan Design Week!