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If you are in Milan, make sure not to miss Belgium is Design. There are two key locations where you can discover new and exciting designers: The Toolbox at La Triennale di Milano and Salone Satellite, the International Furniture Fair. Around 400.000 visitors come to Milan each year to see what's happening in the design world and find inspiration. When it comes to Belgian designers and their contribution, four words summarize what they stand for: heart, humility and hard work.
A freelance fashion writer, consultant and stylist, Philippe Pourhashemi was born in Tehran in 1976. He grew up in Paris, before moving to Scotland to study Foreign Languages. His passions are fashion and culture, as well as music and film. He writes and styles features for Metal in Barcelona, Behind the Blinds in Brussels, Contributor in Stockholm, Veoir in New York and SKP in Beijing. He was named Fucking Young's Editor-at-Large in 2016 and has contributed to ASVOF since 2008, acting as Correspondent-at-Large since 2012. An avid traveler, he likes to explore exotic fashion weeks and unexpected destinations whenever he can.