MILAN, Apr 7, 2011/ —From April 12 – 17, design lovers from around the world flock to Milan to take in the latest offerings from emerging designers and big-name talents in a mixture of business, creativity and good old-fashioned fun.

This year takes design week to the world, with daily reportage from the exhibitions and events; the latest products and interviews with the world’s leading designers offering insight into the creative process and a unique opportunity to purchase pieces presented for the first time in Milan by some of the design world’s leading brands.

Thanks to its privileged relationship with leading design brands, offers design fans a unique opportunity: from 12 April the design area of will host a selection of brand-new pieces presented at Milan Design Week 2011 and available for purchase – immediately.

An extraordinary preview made up of pre-series products and the very first production pieces.

Among the brands participating in this initiative: Alessi, Cappellini, Driade, Established & Sons, Marsotto Edizioni, and Zanotta, with products ranging from furniture to accessories by leading designers like Jasper Morrison, Naoto Fukasawa, David Chipperfield, Richard Woods, and Ross Lovegrove, alongside emerging creative talents like Salvatore Indriolo.

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