Archive for the ‘furniture’ category

Fishline chair by Nendo

November 9th, 2012

We wound fishing line tightly around all the surfaces of a wooden chair to give it a new luster and fine unevenness, the fishing line was dyed before use, allowing it to function like a kind of varnish, bringing the wood grain to life while adding color.

Canevas collection by Charlotte Lancelot for GAN

November 6th, 2012

Canevas collection by Charlotte Lancelot for GAN

Rings stool by Nao Tamura for Artek

November 5th, 2012

Contained within a single tree is its unabridged chronicle Year by year, never skipping a beat, it records its history slowly. Some lines speak of seasons of plenty, while others cry of famine. The size of the rings are never the same.

Nodo by Estudio Pentagono

November 4th, 2012

‘Nodo’ takes the essence from a classic piece of furniture and transforms it into a dynamic object completely made out of fiberglass. The interwoven fibers are not only designed to function as a structural component but to allow the piece to behave as a membrane, where communication between the environment and its context is encouraged.

Quatro family by Kenyon Yeh

October 31st, 2012

Quatro is a unique unit, in which the doors have uncertain quadrilateral shape. Meaning, when opening the door you will not only watch the stuff behind the door, but also it shift your sight through gap in each door, you will make quick view what is in next door, there is sense of curiosity in Quatro.

Pelt chair by Benjamin Hubert for De La Espada

October 26th, 2012

Pelt is a plywood skinned chair with solid ash frame.

Concrete collection by Matali Crasset for LCDA

October 23rd, 2012

Wanting tame concrete as a means finding a way in which it could be better incorporated into our daily lives, Matali Crasset explored the strengths, characteristics and possibilities of the industrial material which has resulted in the creation of a series of furniture and lighting objects.

Homune glass table by Michael Young for Lasvit

October 20th, 2012

Working together with Czech glass company Lasvit, Hong Kong-based designer Michael Young has conceived ‘Homune’, a functional table whose base is composed of 36 separate hand-blown fractals – six different forms repeating six times – executed in an amber color.

Tourillon collection by Les Elémentaires

October 18th, 2012

Les Elémentaires is a conglomeration of three partners, designers Irène Berthezène and Jean Couvreur, and marketer Marie Smaniotto. Their complimentary experience creates an alternative to major brands. This collection’s emphasis is on youthful creation and builds its basis on the rod.

Diamond Woods tables by Tesler-Mendelovich for Talents Design Studio

October 11th, 2012

Assembled with flexible geometric patterns as their core structure, the furniture collection uses these sequences to create an array of traditionally crafted pieces.

63 Degrees Bench by Severin Arnold, Bluemel Finn, and Angelina Barks

October 9th, 2012

Born of a collaboration between German design students Severin Arnold, Bluemel Finn, and Angelina Barks, this bench collapses into an extremely compact volume without any disassembly required.

Rocky shelving by Charles Kalpakian for La Chance

September 27th, 2012

Rocky is a credenza featuring an angular and sculptural line. Charles Kalpakian created a 3D variation of a classic pattern used by cabinet makers.

FURM furniture collection by Peveto

September 23rd, 2012

Peveto, a fine art resource management company presents the FURM Furniture collection of repurpoused shipping crates – used fine art shipping crates, that otherwise would have gone to a landfill, are transformed into stylish functional furniture.

EQUUS collection by GROOBE

September 20th, 2012

The EQUUS furniture collection by GROOBE is based on the principle of a constructor that allows you to create the perfect piece you need. Each object is built from quite simple thought well-designed elements, that are both practical and aesthetic. Its characteristics are clear lines and a rather minimalistic layout, but still surprises with unconventional solutions.

Table Attraction by Alexander Makhno

September 18th, 2012

This table, created by designer Alexander Makhno, has become an original answer to the relevant present day trend of creating simple multifunctional objects without ornate design elements. It is made from the pieces of 3-mm-thick steel sheets, and is painted with special-purpose structuring paint, which turns into a special coating at the surface.

Lolo shelves kit by Cerruti Baleri

September 14th, 2012

Armoire with open structure in solid exotic wood (origin: equatorial africa) and birch plywood panels, painted in black or light gray.

LLSTOL multi-functional lounge chair

September 12th, 2012

It is a very simple, elegant and multi-functional lounge chair. It consist of two identically “L” shaped elements that can be easily folded and stored in a small space. You can also assemble small table or bench and with more elements even a bookshelves or some kind of landscape.

IRIS collection by DIZAJNO

September 11th, 2012

Company DIZAJNO comes to the market with another non-traditional piece of furniture. The IRIS collection inspired by the shape of the rainbow lent the sofa and the chair its gently rounded shape and 7 colours.

Layer Chair by Jorrit Taekema

September 7th, 2012

Dutch designer Jorrit Taekema has created the Layer Chair to represent his views on the future of the production of furniture that will use new sustainable materials.

Tree in the meadow bench by Zsanett Benedek & Daniel Lakos

September 6th, 2012

The title “Tree in the Meadow” resembles to a melody of the sixties. The composition implies a natural scene or a hayfield. Umbrella, newspaper, slippers, etc. an be stored among the slats.