When moving house, don’t throw away your Carlo Mollino table.
This 1949 design classic fetched a record price at auction. The table, whose presale estimate was $150,000 to $200,000, was part of the collection of Greek art collector Dakis Joannou according to the New York Times — the buyer’s identity was not disclosed.
Table, $3.8 million (sold at auction), by Carlo Mollino, at Christie’s
Simple stainless steel radiators from Ad hoc.
Block, by Giorgio Di Tullio & Stefano Ragaini, for Ad hoc
Bulthaup has introduced a new kitchen line, pared down to the essentials and with a pared down price.
B1 Kitchen, by Bulthaup
The Billy shelf by Ikea is sold in heaps — it’s white and dull, but this little insert will make Billy wilder.
Billy Wilder, by Designer, for Ding 3000
A horizontally stackable trestle for various table tops — twisted.
Bock, by Anke Bernotat, for Bernotat
A gold winner of the German Designpreis 2008, this sink integrates formally with the countertop.
C7, by Marike Andeweg, for Marike
Like a deep cut in the landscape, the Fjord chair collection from Moroso adds a bit of drama to the home or office (there is even a variation for waiting rooms). We especially like the swiveling leather armchair and the tulip like bar chairs.
Fjord, by Patricia Urquiola, for Moroso
Cor has shown new products for 2008. The trapezoidal surfaces form a cube, perfect for that lush padded interior. The ensemble comprises of an easy chairs and sofas in three width. There is also a matching coffee table made of acrylic.
Cuvert, by Jehs & Laub, for Cor
It’s pink, it’s shiny — Karim Rashid has turned a sketch into a living product for Veuve Clicquot. The handle detail is impressive, well balanced, we would be happy to carry this around the pool; the holder doubles as a cooler.
Globalight, $4,000 Limited Editon, by Karim Rashid, for Veuve Clicquot