Emirati designer Aljoud Lootah launches MUDEEM, a collection of hand-crafted storage boxes inspired by the traditional ‘Mandoos’ chests. The series “keep pace with a changing world”.
A bookshelf with rotating vertical panels, a table with a base which can be flipped upside down and two chairs with an understated imprint. At Design Week Mexico, Esrawe studio went ‘total black’ with the INTERVALO furniture collection.
Ancient Japanese lacquering techniques meet 3D Printing and rippling computer effects. TAKT Project merges centenary traditions with cutting edge technologies for design lacquerware brand KISHU+. Not a replacement, but a way to preserve and update, respectfully.
Front designs modular and foldable rugs for Spanish brand GAN which makes use a Middle Eastern flat-weaving technique to create ‘jigsaw puzzle’ furniture.
Sou Fujimoto’s BOOKCHAIR design for Alias embeds a sinuous and extractable seat into a minimal bookshelf to highlight the relationship between a book and its reader.
Ibride presents Les Dandys, a design collection of storage furniture hidden by portraits of imaginary and noble valets, confidents and secretaries determined to keep their owner’s secrets with an austere attitude.
Nic Nac: Nicholai Wiig Hansen designs Norman Copenhagen new collection of colourful and glossy steel containers and trays to keep things in order with style.
Frame design collection of cubic shelves that look like 2D drawings allows endless compositions and can be hung on the wall or simply seat on the floor.
At Design Shanghai 2015, new brand Twenty-Fourteen presented Cocoon shelves system by Naço Architecture redefining bamboo for modern living.
Små Ting storage unit by Johanna Paulsson is the simple and practical solution for hectic lives in small houses.
Artek launches Kaari Collection by Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec. A minimal design in wood and steel enhances the linear silouhette of tables, desks and shelves.
Celia-Hannes design studio collaborated with Cape Town craftsmen to give shape to a “frugal” furniture collection that combines both Southern and Northern emisphere feel.
Violent Violent Table by Very Very Gold creative studio expands in the room claiming more space thanks to its modular nature.
Designers and brands have been playing with vanity defining unexpected solutions for unconventional cabinets that re-interpret a new way of intimacy and private solitude in the Age of social media.
DIAGOLINEA by 4P1B for Lago is the unconventional shelves system that meets the needs of those who get tired of a long-lasting furniture display.