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Wing Armchair

 

Redo Design Studio recent design, the ‘WING Armchair,’ incorporates bright bold colors into a plushy, flower-like design for an unmistakably funky but nonetheless elegant look. When it comes to furniture and interior design, there is a fine line between funky and tacky, but the skilled professionals at Redo Design Studio have no problem with such subtleties. furniture like the WING Armchair can’t be plopped just anywhere.

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Limited Edition Tokidoki Singapore Wingchair

A British classic given an up to date twist thanks to tokidoki.

A limited edition of just 33 – each sequentially numbered. The chairs are 100% made in the UK by a company boasting over 65 years experience in furniture making.

The frames are made from kiln dried hardwood birch and beech. They are hand cut then glued, screwed and pinned on all joints and has supporting blocks on pressure points the back is fully sprung and is padded with high density foam. The seat is sprung and has a high density reflex foam seat. The legs are hand cut and finished and are made of solid beech wood. Built to last.

The fabric is a faux suede – printed in-house by us. The chair can be scotch guarded and can be wiped with a damp cloth. The Certificate of Authenticity is printed on the bottom of the chair (pictured) and the artists will sign one of the chair legs.

This piece ‘Singapore‘ was designed by Simone Legno as he completed his incredible 5-metre Tailor-made Sculpture Installations ‘Caesar’ at the K11 Art mall in Hong Kong in the Summer of 2011.

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Skinny Laminx Opens Shop In Cape Town

New Skinny Laminx shop on Cape Town’s Bree Street.  In her shop, Heather Moore, carries the complete line of Skinny laMinx tea towels, cushions, table runners, tablecloths, table napkins and stationery as well as retail fabric sales from the studio. You can also order custom 50s-style sofas in Skinny laMinx fabrics along with vintage Danish furniture and accessories.

 

Aston Martin Office Furniture Collection

 

One of the world’s most respected luxury automotive brands’ unveiled its collection in style. The successful combination of their well-known industrial technologies like carbon fibre and kevlar with the traditional luxury materials like leather and cashmere resulted in distinct and unique furniture pieces revealing sleek and contemporary lines.

 

Use Your Floor And Walls To Create A Piece Of Furniture.

The knitted pillows are hanging from hooks on the wall and a big mat on the floor makes the sitting very comfortable. Furthermore, when you use floor height as your resting area you move your body more than with conventional furniture. It might not seem like a lot, but by moving up and down from the floor a couple of times every day, joints and muscles will actually be strengthened. And do it every day you will be able to do it when your are 90.
The materials are vegetable tanned leather, organic wool, organic kapok and walnut.

Christina says, “In my work I keep simplifying untill there is nothing more than there need to be for the piece to function, often using materials as wood and wool. I am interested in showing the materials properties and the decorative elements should derive from the functionality itself.”

She lives in Copenhagen, Denmark

You can see more at christinaliljenberghalstrom.com

Wonderfully Snug & Comfy Cradle Chair!

 

According to Richard Clarkson, who appears to be one of the designers “We have called our rocking chair “cradle” as is epitomises what the chair is all about. It is about creating a safe, comfortable and relaxing enviroment in which the user can dissipate the overstimulation of their senses. The design was heavily directed by a synthesis of research into Autisim and children with Rythmic Movement Disorder (RMD) as well as saftey, sustainability, function and aesthetics. The chair adheares to the concept “if you design for the extremes and the middle will sort itself out,”  while we had a stong focus creating a solution for sufferers of RMD the chair is not exclusively for them and will bring relaxation, comfort and calmness to homes with this desirable chair.

The chair references Ikea funiture ideaology and is designed to be a flatpack; minimising packaging and transportation waste. Cradle is manufactured from reusable and environmentally friendly raw materials including the glue used to form the intial plywood layers.

The ‘Cradle’ rocking chair is more than just a solution to a problem, it is literally a home within a home.”

You can see more on their tumblr

 

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