March 12, 2015 / OLD news posts
Rossana Orlandi

‘What makes a design classic? Its durability on the market and the number of examples you can find. My top three choices are the iPad (1), because now that I’ve learnt to use it I can’t live without it; the iron (2), because since it was invented more than a century ago its basic shape has never changed, probably because it was already perfect; and the Mini, my favourite car ever (3).’

Rossana Orlandi, founder, Spazio Rossana Orlandi, Milan (

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