Mosa Tiles

Mosa Tiles

Beautifully proportioned plank tiles from the Beige and Brown collection is just one of the many stunning tile products offered by Mosa Tiles. (more…)



Wool felt, possibly the oldest of fabrics; durable and versatile, well known for its thermal and acoustical characteristics. Felt is water resistant, self-extinguishing, renewable, recyclable and easy to clean. Since 2009 Boston based FilzFelt (more…)



Material: Paper Yarn. Process: Knitted, woven, flattened, stretched, shagged, fringed, dyed, sewn, made smooth, made rough, made durable, made soft, made beautiful.

Since 1987 Finnish Designer/Founder Ritva Puotila has taken paper yarn and created a vast array of materials and products for the home. (more…)

ICFF pick | nanimarquina

Nanimarquina at ICFF 2011

Hitting the mark with great elegance once again is Nanimarquina from Barcelona, Spain, with the Losanges collection. Designed by The Bouroullec brothers, Losanges is a reinterpretation of the traditional Kilim technique. Each rug is crafted by hand and uses hand spun Afghan wool, making each rug a unique piece. Losanges combines ancient technique and modern design to make a totally original creation.
For product information visit: http://www.nanimarquina.com/en/products/rugs/losanges
Nanimarquina is committed to using natural, renewable and recyclable resources, such as wool, jute, cotton and silk and renewable energy.
Nanimarquina is a major supporter of Care and Fair the advocacy group against child labour.
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nanimarquina_do_lo_rez rugs

Today nanimarquina is one of the leading rug manufacturing firms, exporting 60% of its production. With the second generation now forming part of the management, the company continues to make, live and offer design. It continues to make the principle on which it was founded a reality: to reinvent the rug, giving it new uses, new concepts and playing with elements such as shape, colour and texture.
Conscious of the profound differences between developed and developing countries, nanimarquina has always been directly involved in promoting sustainable development. (more…)

Farrow & Ball

Farrow Ball manufacturers of traditional paper and paint

Farrow and Ball Manufacturers of Traditional Papers and Paint

Farrow and Ball privately own since it’s founding in 1946 honors the craft of making paint and printing wallpapers to its original formulations, using the finest raw materials. While other commercial paints have developed plastic based paints Farrow and Ball continues to use traditional formulas (more…)




Since 2003 the multi- disciplinary design team of Kyra and Robertson Harnett of twenty2 has offered a unique collection of crisp modern designs for hand printed wallpaper, fabrics and carpeting. (more…)


Greenplay_environment matters

Greenplay is a creative, adaptable children’s furniture component system crafted from environmentally sustainable materials. Our commitment to constructing durable yet attractive furnishings is deeply rooted in our approach to both their design and the manufacturing process behind them.
We carefully examine the materials available to us, selecting only recycled, renewable and low- impact resources and applying finishes with low- or no-VOC emission. This discriminating philosophy is time-tested with extensive research and prototypical fabrication in order to deliver the safest healthiest environment for our youngest generation—and for generations to come.
Because even the smallest environmental impact has a rebound effect on the future life of this planet, the environmentally friendly children’s furniture is engineered so that they can be easily disassembled and recycled for reuse. Additionally, Greenplay offers a take-back program that allows all Greenplay’s sustainable kid’s furniture components to be repurposed and donated. This promise demonstrates our daily commitment to preserving our environment and protecting our children as they grow.



MIO pop-up bike basket

Pop-Up Bicycle Basket is designed to fit most bicycles, ship flat and be installed in either the front or rear of any bicycle. The baskets unique design and sturdy construction are fit for urban cycling and carrying purses, backpacks or shopping bags.

Jaime Salm, Brian Kelly

About MIO

MIO was founded by the Salm brothers (Isaac, the numbers guy, and Jaime, the design guy) with the objective of combining business rigor with environmentally and socially progressive design. MIO’s success is the result of Jaime and Isaac’s vision and the contributions of hard working and creative designers, interns, manufacturers, engineers and business professionals.


MIO is a design company dedicated to creating the most sustainable and innovative design experiences in the market. Serving the needs and desires of our loyal customers and consulting clients guides our design, marketing, manufacturing and consulting activities.