The aim was to create an elegant and welcoming space, introducing a personal western/eastern fusion style, combining features from the Southern Italy’s Masseria and South East Asian Countries interiors. The design is tailored on the owner personality, a tasteful lady with the hobby of traveling and the love of coffee. The original layout is narrow and mostly developed in length, with a considera..
Italian designer Mario Milana has created the ASANA Ground Chair, a floor seat whose aim is to bring those who sit on it closer to earth and allow them to have physical and mental balance. In eastern traditions asana means “the posture that brings comfort and steadiness”. Manufactured by Les Atelier Courbet and crafted from from Khadi cotton, natural toulipie wood and solid copper, the design of..
recipients of the liliane bettencourt prize david de gourcuff and creators aki & arnaud cooren have fashioned a unique low chair design using aluminum plates with the footprint of the fabric on both sides, finished with sewn edges. the combination of the rigidity of metal with the poetry of the fabric, ’tiss-tiss’ is an aesthetic vision realised by a feat in manufacturing. the tiss tiss chair is..
Schiavello just launched a new series of furniture designed in collaboration with designer Gavin Harris. The Toku Collection aims to bring people together through interaction and communication by creating environments that encourage talking and collaborating. Toku, which is ‘talk’ in Japanese, includes benches, ottomans, tables, stools, and screens that can easily be moved around to design workp..
German furniture company ophelis, has designed a collection of modular office furniture pieces that are named ophelis sum.The concept for the collection is based on three core elements: the base, the partition, and the pillow.from contemporist
Designer Michael Young has created a sculptural armchair named Roxanne for Italian furniture manufacturer Gufram. Inspired by disco decor and Michael Young’s passion for The Police in the 70’s, Roxanne combines ergonomics with technology to create a sculptural armchair. The the shape of the chair is made from an extruded polyurethane form, which is then upholstered in fabric, allowing for an inf..
Casa Decor se ubica este año en un inmueble con una fuerte tipología novecentista, propio de los primeros años del s.XX, de cuando data su construcción. Su ubicación le confiere un encanto único. El Barrio de los Jerónimos, desarrollado en la segunda mitas del siglo XIX, tiene el privilegio de albergar en sus calles el Museo del Prado, la Bolsa, el Palacio de Comunicaciones, el Jardín Botánico, ..
Joe Gebbia, who co-founded home rental website Airbnb, has designed a range of adaptable, modular office furniture for American brand Bernhardt Design. The Neighbourhood series includes modular sofas, connected tables and stools designed for open-plan offices, and was launched at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) in New York earlier this week. Gebbia – who originally trained a..
Evan Ryan, an industrial designer and founder of WISKI, a brand dedicated to making beautiful cat products, has created The Cone. Tired of the lack of options in the cat isle, and looking at numerous out of date designs, Evan decided to build a scratch post that would match his own home decor. Launched on Kickstarter, The Cone is a modern scratch post and comfortable sleeping nook for cats. From..
American designer Evan Fay, has created a sculptural furniture piece named the Lawless Chair. Designed as a celebration of irregularity within a system, Evan says, “Taking ownership of truthful possessions, finding comfort in dystopia, and beauty in chaos may be a confronting reality, and opportunity to embrace new expressions in design.” from contemporist