Beatlemania may have swept the planet in the late 1960s, but a different kind of Beetle had a major moment half a century later. We’re talking about two new additions to the insect-inspired Beetle collection from Dutch brand GUBI by award-winning design duo GamFratesi, which made their dynamic debut at the 2017 Stockholm Furniture Fair.
2015 was Sebastian Herkner’s year. The internationally esteemed German designer — heralded for his inspired use of color, texture and material — took home six international accolades for his extraordinary work in the past year alone, including the EDIDA Elle Decoration International Design Award for Best International Newcomer. Catching our eye in 2016? His inviting Ala Armchair for La Cividina.
There’s a reason why the Strike Chair from Debi is featured in so many well-appointed restaurants, bars and waiting rooms around the globe: This striking piece delivers a fitting fusion of style and substance — ideal for both contract projects as well as for the residential market.
The iF Design Awards are one of the most longstanding and prestigious awards in the design industry. The iFs got their start in Germany in the early 1950s. They aim to recognize excellence and outstanding design achievement in a diverse span of categories, ranging from the automotive industry to interior furnishings.
So often, the designs we feature are made by European-based designers. Today, we’re pleased to feature chairs made by Mark Albrecht Studio. Albrecht is a New York-based designer and his studio is known for the production of hand-made, woven chairs and stools, including the Side chair and bar stool that we have available for viewing in our Casa Design showroom.
Pedrali introduced four new upholstered chairs,: Log, Zippo, Laja Wings and Ester. Together, they comprise a fun, versatile and playful collection – exemplified by brightly colored upholstery options.
Here on the East Coast, successful architects typically house their firms in high-rise buildings and large office spaces. If you’re a growing professional firm in Florence, Italy, however, requiring significant square footage, you might just find yourself in the market for an historic palazzo.
It’s time to begin thinking about the outdoor furniture and furnishings that will feature in next year’s spring and summer designs. The new Kettal Mesh Collection by Patricia Urquiola is inspired by modern architectural facades, maximizing airflow and light.
If you’re a regular Casa Design subscriber, you know we appreciate the work of Andreu World America. We’ve featured their designs a number of times, most recently celebrating their Flex Chair, Tao Table, and Siesta outdoor furniture. Now, we want to share their newest modern furniture design, the Agora Collection.