British design brand Case will showcase at EDIT by Designjunction in Milan this April their products including the Lap Wall Shelving Unit and Lap Desk by Marina Bautier, the Matis Desk by Samuel Wilkinson and the Vitrina Tall Unit by Hierve Design Consultancy.
Launched in 2006, Case furniture has established a presence in major UK retail stores such as John Lewis, Liberty’s, and Heal’s. Started by Paul Newman and Sheridan Coakley, Case has an ever growing reputation in the furniture industry. They promote the notion that the best design should be available to the mass market and are capable of delivering large volume batch production, ideal for the larger retailer.
The hyper-realistic plush soft sculptured pancakes not only look but feel just like the real thing. The non-subtle scale and luxury fabric trims accent a taste for fashion and drama. The result is a sensory and magic experience where they serve up the good design of an ordinary object and flip it to a level of contemporary functional art. Each unique work can be purchased alone or order up a stack.
Making the ordinary extraordinary is the mission of Dutch designer Robert Bronwasser (1968). His charismatic vision has led to innovative designs that area self-evident combination of form and function. Connecting the functional essence of every day products to a new kind of industrial clarity. Recognisable, pleasurable and tangible. During the 52nd Salone del Mobile in Milan Bronwasser will show his latest work at Ventura Lambrate 2013.
If you want to experience the sparkle design can bring, a visit to Bronwassers exposition in Milan is a must-do. His inspiring vision on industrial design and material use will certainly stir things up. Rethinking everyday products he upcycles their use, form and aesthetics to an extraordinary next gen cool.
Kartell and Swiss bathroom specialist LAUFEN have collaborated together to create a new bathroom collection. The collection will be on display at the ISH 2013 trade fair (in Frankfurt, 12-16 March) and then unveiled for the general public at the next Salone Internazionale del Mobile di Milano (9-14 April). The Kartell by Laufen Bathroom Collection will be completely new bathroom collections developed through the combined synergies of these two internationally brands.
Adagio by Italian designer Francesco Rota is a innovating playful basket swing for indoor or outdoor. It is made of stainless steel frame and fixed cover hand-woven rope Rope structure in solid color.
Toronto based designer John Tong have designed ‘Les Ailes Noires,’ a collection of clothing racks inspired by the simplicity of geometric line drawings which are at he same time trompe l’oeil, minimalist graphic. The collection features 11 different freestanding units that are weighted to lean against a wall or flat surface.
‘Etch’ created by designer Tom Dixon is a multifaceted pendant lamps made of digitally etched brass sheets. The light-shade creates patterns that are reflected on the walls when it is lit.
KŌH Concepts announced today the global launch of its first home design product, the KŌH Lamp. With its warm glow, flexible usage and creative design, the KŌH Lamp is a mood setter, space saver and conversation starter. The KŌH Lamp, offered in eight shades, is all that is needed to transform workspaces and living areas.
The concept of the KŌH Lamp was inspired during a trip to a village in Africa. Each night the villagers would gather around the campfire to discuss their days. To set the mood, they would place light bulbs inside coloured canisters to create complementary lighting. Paired together with the warm glow of the fire, this created a soothing backdrop for friends and family to come together and catch up.
Distinguished by their design, the Pi & Up sidetables by Marc van der Voorn for Odesi have something extra to offer. Most other sidetables have a 40 x 40 cm tray, the Up adds an extra 20 cm (40 x 60 cm). The slightly larger tabletop of the Up gives you just that little extra space you need. Besides being a charming sidetable, Pi is also a magazine holder. You can stack your magazines on the legs and newspapers can be rolled up and stored through the legs. Read More…
Jonathan Adler’ Spoutnik Lamp inspired by the lamps of the sixties has been completely revamped. The Spoutnik lamp features a central metal sphere from where twenty four Light Chandelier are shouting out ending up with sparkling crystal or glowing bulb.
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WEWOOD – Portuguese Joinery is pleased to present you one of its most recent news “SORRI” chair. Designed by Gonçalo Campos, this chair is inspired on a smile, it was made to provide a great comfort.
It was designed for wood lovers; its shapes are highlighted by a sendler outline which frames the seat and the back, clearly showing the versatility and nobility of the material.Easily recognized by its large curved surfaces, it has an ample space for other items such as a handbag, a jacket or a book, this chair was designed for moments of rest and reflection. Several design details have been considered in this chair to highlight its solid construction and its main curve which remind an attractive and confident smile.
This Staircase created by Gestion Rene Des Jardins a spectacular staircase is a jewel in the middle of this house. The anthracite iron bubble lace Staircase create reflections on the walls with light passing through.
Katja Pettersson’s latest designs, the Sausage and the Bubble Gum Lamp were featured in the ‘’Glass Elephant’’ exhibition, Stockholm Design Week’s signature exhibition which ran from 5-9 February. The exhibition explores the properties of glass as a material and muse, and tells a story about the meeting of contrasts.
The Sausage and the Bubble Gum Lamp are based on basic assumptions we all have. ‘’Social agreements and information that we take in by our senses. But can you sense a taste by seeing a form?’’ Katja asked herself.
Fiorella Wall pendant light designed by Slamp for Zaneen SLAMP has an organic shape that reminds aquatic flora. The lamps is full of small details that makes it magical and whimsical. The pendant light is made from Cristalflex® and is available in smoke or white.
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Utopia & Utility Launching at EDIT: ‘Transformed’- a collection of large stacking vessels combing ceramic, glass and wood. The symmetry of the shape is shifted to appear off centred on one side and traditional on the other, playing with our perception of familiar forms. Read More…