16 Gorgeous New Trends We Saw at the Milan Furniture Fair

From furry light fixtures to metallic everything, here are the best new trends we saw at Salone del Mobile.
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16 Gorgeous New Trends We Saw at the Milan Furniture Fair Meg Busacca/Fashion Times

Salone del Mobile, also known as the Milan Furniture Fair, now in its 55th year, is widely considered the best place to see emerging trends in furniture, lighting and interior design.

This year was no exception to the rule. Among the notable trends on display, we saw metal everywhere, a return to traditional production methods and the use of the unexpectedly tactile (think fur on lighting designs). Click through the slideshow to see some of the most striking new looks that appeared in Milan this year.

A version of this article appeared on Fashion Times.

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Toyota presented its first one-of-a-kind wooden concept car, constructed following a Japanese technique known as “okuriari”—an assemblage of parts that does not use any nails or screws. Meg Busacca/Fashion Times