City of style: Milan

World focus is on Milan for Expo 2015 and there are flats in the Italian fashion mecca from £251,000.

Design trends: wicker

This summer woven furniture has become a must — but not the bland beige kind. Leading designers have given traditional wicker and raffia inventive and colourful new twists to lend any space an instant update

Milan 2012: digital design

Design is going through a digital revolution with new materials and shapes created at the touch of a button

British design in Milan

It's hats off to the British for being a little barmy at this year's Milan Furniture Fair