A Quiet Celebration is a collection of brass mirrors designed by Japanese artist Morie Nishimura . Tarnished on the outside and polished on the inside, the design
A sneak peek into an industrial loft that we are just wrapping up. Watch for full photographs coming soon to the WORK section of our site.
The Monza armchair is a playful and versatile piece for various commercial and residential applications. The chair is designed by British designer Konstantin Grcic, for which he received the 2011 Menzione d’Onore Premio Compasso d’Oro XXII award, and is manufactured by the Italian company Plank. The Monza collection also includes tables of varying sizes that correspond with the chair’s design. This stackable chair’s structure is composed of lacquered wood in natural ash, black stained ash, or walnut. As well, the polypropylenin backrest is available in black, white, traffic red, wine red, light blue, yellow, and green.
Looking for a new, fun location for your home furnishing needs? Zara Home is launching their first Canadian store tomorrow, August 22, in Toronto’s Yorkdale Shopping Centre. Simultaneously, Zara Home will also be launching their on the same date. As well, a second location will be opening in Carrefour Laval in Quebec on August 29. The store will carry a number of home furnishings including bedding, linens, furniture, dishes, and cutlery, along with a homewear and bath and body collection.
With the end of summer just around the corner, Smokestack by Dutch designer Frederik Roijé is the perfect solution for the cool fall nights ahead, spent out on the patio. The outdoor, woodburning fireplace is an evocative design, inspired by factory chimneys from the industrial era. The Smokestack is constructed from corten steel, which creates a shielding layer around the fire, and will gradually weather with use and time in the
MEDITERRANEA is a design collection of bone china designed by Studio Natural for Marino Cristal. Mediterranea is inspired by the traditional ingredients of the Mediterranean diet. The main ingredients of the diet have been selected and divided into three different patterns to create the appropriate doses for lunch. The meal has been divided into three courses: first course, main course, and dessert. The dishes are used to help create a healthy and balanced meal, by using fresh colours to coordinate the ingredients.
Keidos is a design collection of tiles by Mut Design for Enticdesign, and are inspired by the patterns and compositions created by a kaleidoscope. The tiles do not need to be fired and are made individually because they are manufactured using a traditional hydraulic technique that has existed since the 19th century. There are four different tile designs to choose from, and are available in a blue or red colour scheme. The tiles can be laid out in endless combinations so no two floors will look the same.
CRANE-IT, designed by Dutch interior designer Micaela Nardella, was created to be placed around and over an existing workspace and provide extra functional space above the desk through a system of hand-operated pulleys placed on a CNC milled plywood framework. The inspiration for the project comes from the mechanisms of cranes and industrial lifts. Each element that moves vertically is visible and over-scaled so that the pulleys, ropes, and handles become the principal components of the design. The pulley system provides extra space for pens or coffee mugs, book holders, temporary dividers, among other options. CRANE-IT offers a progressive methodology to workspaces, where the possibility of continuous