Paris is arguably the most influential city in the world of design. But that influence isn’t just on fashion. Each January a Paris design event sets the tone for home and lifestyle trends for the year. Hundreds of exhibitors at the Maison&Object show in Paris display their most innovative designs for the home, from toothbrushes to bathtubs. Many of these pieces will end up in luxury retailers within the year. This influential show sets a benchmark for trends in design for the rest of the year. Read more about this year’s show! You might also want to plan your trip for next year’s show as it promises to be just as stunning!