Trend Report: Milan Design Week 2023

Milan Design Week returned for the first time since 2019 to it’s April home, with 2,000 exhibiting brands at Salone del Mobile.Milano and over 1,000 city based venues.

Design Insider Editor, Alys Bryan, brings you our insight into the 2023 edition of the world’s leading design event.

On the following pages we share our event highlights from both the fair and the city, we introduce you to new product launches and previews, and we are thrilled to share the installations which brought delight to our visit.  We also share our opinion on the successes and challenges of the event and invite you to join our conversation by commenting on our Design Insider LinkedIn posts or by emailing

Milan Design Week 2023 was brimming with designers and enthusiasm. Every pavement and seating space was full with creative conversation and tired feet. You had to line up to entre parties and wait to speak with brand representatives but there was nowhere else that a member of the design community would have rather been!

Download Design Insider’s Milan Design Week 2023 Trend Report here!

This trend report is supported by global commercial furniture supplier Inside Out Contracts

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About Alys Bryan

Alys is a knowledgeable design editor who is focused on instigating conversations, both online and in-person, with industry experts which challenge, educate and advance the commercial interior sector. Her training and 15 years of professional experience as a furniture designer for the commercial sector makes her uniquely placed to lead Design Insider as Editor
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