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Pillow by Stefano Giovannoni for Vondom

Pillow is a new range from Vondom and Stefano Giovannoni, designed to make a big squishy impact on any indoor or outdoor environment. The collection is suitable for contract and residential and perfect for that unique ‘edge’ in any hospitality project. The range features a choice of high-gloss lacquer colours, LED illuminated, or a remote controlled colour glow. The collection includes a lounge chair, coffee table, planter and ottoman.

Pillow, by Stefano Giovannoni, for Vondom

Boomerang Chill by Quim Larrea for Sancal

Finalist for the Delta awards and selected for Designpreis of Germany, Boomerang chill is the latest innovative piece in the Boomerang collection. Inspired by an aboriginal implement – boomerang form is taken as the backbone of the whole design. Made from solid ash, models include an easy chair, ottoman and chaise longue.

Boomerang Chill, by Quim Larrea, for Sancal

Fossa Sofa by Aurélien Barbry for COR

For Aurélien Barbry designing is an existential exercise. “An exercise where you think about the most simple things in you daily life and ask yourself why you do like you do or how it could be done differently.” The Fossa Sofa changes roles when cushions are added to or removed from the slots in the seat.

Fossa Sofa, by Aurélien Barbry, for COR

Exhibition: 606 Universal Shelving System by Dieter Rams

Designed back in 1960 by a 28-year-old Dieter Rams, the 606 Universal Shelving System has achieved an important milestone: 50 years of continuous production by Vitsœ. A significant exhibition showing examples of the earliest production of the shelving system, which is being hosted with the support of The Geffrye Museum, includes rare and previously unseen in public examples of the shelving system of impeccable provenance. In turn, they are juxtaposed with the shelving system of today to show differences of detail but also that it is very much the same species, still able to breed with itself.

(above) Dieter Rams’s first sketch including a shelving system, 1955.
Exhibition: 606 Universal Shelving System by Dieter Rams, at Vitsœ, 3-5 Duke Street, London, 18 September to 16 October

Surface by Vincent Van Duysen for B&B Italia

Surface is a collection of low table furniture with the graphical appearance of a Piet Mondriaan painting and the sculptural form of a Donald Judd artwork,” explains Van Duysen, thus revealing his sources of inspiration. “It is pure, simple and designed as a multifunctional domestic object. Each unit consists of metal and wood faces with a subtle colour touch. The collection consists of 6 different units and a broad choice of finishings allowing different kind of configurations or layouts”.

Surface, by Vincent Van Duysen, for B&B Italia

Tactile Sideboard by Terence Woodgate for Punt Mobles

Winner of Best Sideboard in the annual Wallpaper* Design Awards, Terence Woodgate’s Tactile is made of natural wood combined with glossy white or black doors/drawers which are set deep into the frame. There are no handles, just a simple touch initiates the opening of a door or drawer–hence the name Tactile. Available in nine different configurations and two heights (same container size with short legs or tall legs)

Tactile Sideboard, by Terence Woodgate, for Punt Mobles

New Swiss Design by Atelier Pfister

“Radicals by rock-solid quality craftsmanship and durable design” – that is the motto of the new furniture line Atelier Pfister. Accompanied by world-renowned designer Alfredo Häberli eleven young Swiss designers develop the brand a completely new collection. Among the emerging designers are also those that are already well known, including, for example, Jörg Boner. For the line, Atelier Pfister will make approximately 50 new products in the areas of eating, sleeping, living and working. The collection will be available in the autumn exclusively for Atelier Pfister.

Neues Schweizer Design (New Swiss Design), by Pfister

Concord by Thomas Pedersen for Stouby

Concord gets inspiration from the legendary passenger plane. Characterized with a special frame structure, which supports the expression of the seat. The legs are made from cast aluminium with high gloss polished and follows the shape of the chair and gives the design a sharp and streamlined look. Available in both fabric and leather.

Concord, by Thomas Pedersen, for Stouby

Sierra Cabinets by Claesson Koivisto Rune for Dune

The Sierra cabinets by Claesson Koivisto Rune were uniquely designed with a sculptural allure while carefully maintaining aesthetical balance and harmony. The doors are engineered with intricate precision to create a vibrant 3-D pattern on its surface. It is then covered with reconstituted (green) wood veneer that runs in different directions. As a result, the light reflects magnificently off of its subtle angles.

Sierra Cabinets, by Claesson Koivisto Rune, for Dune

Archie Chair by Nick Garnham & Rod Carlson for Jardan

Archie Chair Jardan

Archie Chair Jardan

Archie Chair Jardan

The Archie chair and sofa are inspired by the Australian porch lifestyle. Finely crafted from Solid American Oak using traditional joinery techniques. With its inviting stance and charming nature, you can’t help but relax with Archie.

Archie Chair, by Nick Garnham and Rod Carlson, for Jardan, Melbourne, Australia

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