International decoration, design and lifestyle trade fair Maison&Objet, which ran from September 6-10th at the Villepinte Exhibition Centre in Paris, recorded a slight increase in the number of visitors to 76,862 (+0.5%). Some 2100 visitors attended from the UK, reports the fair's organiser.

Organised into two separate hubs – Maison and Objet – this year's event featured 2762 exhibitors, encompassing 3137 brands – 863 of which exhibited for the first time. The trade fair is also becoming increasingly international, with 61% of brands from overseas, from 69 countries.

The next edition is scheduled to run from 17th-21st January, and will mark the fair's 25th anniversary.

Photo credit: ©Alexis Narodetzky