Bathroom furniture inspired by the home design world

Ex.t new collections on preview at M&O

20/01/2017 - For the very first time this year Ex.t is taking part in the winter edition of Maison & Objet in Paris to showcase some new products. For 2017 a special edition of Frame furniture system by Norm Architects is launched along with a brand new line of mirrors designed by Ex.t’s latest entry Samuel Wilkinson. For the 3rd year in a row Ex.t reconfirms its collaboration with Danish studio Norm Architects and welcomes the partnership with English designer Samuel Wilkinson, highlighting the brand's philosophy to unite the latest global design trends with the Tuscan artisan heritage, to create bathroom furniture inspired by the home design world and suitable for many living...

#Ex.t#Maison & Object#Samuel Wilkinson#Norm Architects
Knots, shades, designs

New projects by cc-tapis at IMM Cologne and Maison&Objet

20/01/2017 - The new projects by cc-tapis presented at IMM Cologne and Maison & Objet each have their own distinct personality but share a common element between them: a focus on materials, which becomes the protagonist either when it becomes the basis for the implementation of graphic projects or when it becomes a source of inspiration and research.   A series of designers have expressed their different sensibilities, which are all united by the artisanal capabilities of cc-tapis. This union between creativity and craftsmanship created the development of a unique combination of knotting techniques, hues and designs.   Zo and Chipo by Zaven which were inspired by...

#Cc-tapis#IMM Cologne#Maison&Objet
Outdoor according to Antonio Citterio

B&B Italia presents 3 projects designed by Milanese architect

19/01/2017 - B&B Italia starts 2017 with the launch in Cologne of the first new products for the year: three exclusive projects designed by Antonio Citterio, all dedicated to the outdoors, which reconfirms outdoor spaces as an important area for design. The challenge is once again that of bringing outside the same qualities that distinguish the indoor seating systems: technological innovation, ergonomics and formal research, quality and comfort. The brand new proposals for the living “en plain air” are showcased alongside elegant settings with proposals of the B&B Italia and Maxalto collections. For the first time, after the acquisition of last September, Arclinea is presented...

#B&B Italia#Imm Cologne#Antonio Citterio#Outdoor
Please take a seat!

COR presents its wide collection at IMM Cologne

18/01/2017 - Solo for a seat? With Flint and Roc, two new individual easy chairs are being released in 2017. The corner bench Mell even offers seating space for an entire ensemble. Lovers of spacious sofas can get comfortable on Pilotis. And those who like to revel in materials can create surprisingly homely highlights with leather and black chrome. This is the proposal that COR presents at IMM Cologne trade show.  Flint, a compact individual easy chair The basis is a circle that extends upwards into an imaginary square: Like a petal, the easy chair Flint unfolds to create the basic shape of a calyx.   "In terms of formal design, it can be compared to the methods...

#COR#COR Sitzmöbel#IMM Cologne
SkLO back to Paris

The new collection on show at Maison&Objet

23/01/2017 - SkLO returns to the Maison&Objet in Paris, where once again exhibits in the Scenes de Interieur section of Hall 7, stand F20.   SkLO launched many new designs at the Maison&Objet Paris show, including designs from both the SkLO:LIT lighting collection as well as the SkLO:OBJECT accessories collection.   These new designs includes a expansion of the SkLO “drape” lighting series, including multiple new chandelier designs. The introduction of an exciting new metallic glass-mirroring technique in the “reflect” pendant series. The introduction of intricate new sculptural glass accessories in the “bloom” object and “dew”...

GANDIABLASCO’s 11th International Outdoor Furniture Design Contest

Chef Quique Dacosta on the jury of the GANDIABLASCO outdoor kitchen design contest

23/01/2017 - The jury for the 11th edition of the GANDIABLASCO International Outdoor Furniture Design Contest features chef Quique Dacosta, the President of SpainMedia Andrés Rodríguez, photographer and New York based stylist Anita Calero and architect Marià Castelló, which this year will award the creation of a modular outdoor cooking space. The jury will be completed with José A. Gandía- Blasco, president of GANDIABLASCO. Quique Dacosta, originally from the Spanish Extremadura region but having adopted Valencia as his home, is one of the great exponents of the new Valencian cuisine which came to prominence at the end of the 80s beginning of the 90s....

#GANDIABLASCO#Design Contest
Made a Mano back in Paris at Maison&Objet

MaKe`, the new modular surfaces collection

20/01/2017 - Made a Mano introduces MaKè, the new collection designed by Rosario Parrinello, CEO and Art Director of the brand, and it will be launched during NOW! DESIGN À VIVRE, at Maison&Objet trade show just started. The collection is inspired by the shapes of the Macedonian shield of Alexander the Great: with its round shape and with its defined lines it allowed to protect the warrior in all his actions.   MaKe`, synonymous with 'Makedonia', is a modular surface of lava stone. The collection is made in glazed lava stone, highlighting old-looking finish enriched by several patterns of madeamano© collection, fully hand painted, it can be used...

#Made a Mano#Maison&Objet
FAP ceramiche at Maison&Objet

On show Color Now, Maku, Firenze Heritage and Lumina collections

20/01/2017 - FAP ceramiche will be at the Maison&Objet of Paris, the most important tradeshow at international level for interior decoration, from 20 to 24 January 2017.   At the stand, the most recent collections will be on display for visitors to feel with their own hands, from Color Now, in eight intense shades to bring back colour in the most glamorous shades, to Maku, which reproduces the effect of natural stone with an exquisite, elegant touch.   From Firenze Heritage, which reinterprets terracotta in a more contemporary key, paying homage to the unmistakable charm of Italian craftsmanship, to the extensions of formats and shades of the Lumina 20x20 collection of...

#FAP ceramiche#Maison&Objet
My Own Chair now with new two-tone colours

Rounded shapes, simple forms, precise detailing and functionality

20/01/2017 - After almost 80 years, by Lassen recently launched an exact recreation of Flemming Lassen’s iconic armchair My Own Chair to the delight of design lovers around the world. Keeping its somewhat edgy and modern look to this day, ‘My Own Chair’ perfectly showcases Flemming Lassen’s love of rounded shapes, simple forms, precise detailing and functionality.   To highlight the sweeping curves and shape of the chair even more, by Lassen now introduces My Own Chair in new two-tone variants. Using different combinations of colours for the inside and outside of the chair, the beautiful details of its design come into view with each side placed fully in...

#By Lassen#My Own Chair#Flemming Lassen
ENEA @ Maison&Objet 2017

The seating solutions to furnish home and soft contract spaces

20/01/2017 - ENEA participates from 20 to 24 January 2017 at Maison&Objet – Now! Design à Vivre (Hall 7, Stand A206) to present different seating solutions to equip home and soft contract spaces (flexible workplaces in public and learning areas). These proposals have been developed jointly with Estudi Manel Molina, Lievore Altherr Molina and Josep Lluscà, and they meet in their primary objectives versatility, comfort and adaptability to the environment. Maison&Objet which will be held at the Parc d’Expositons de Paris-Nord Villepinte, is ENEA’s First global event in furniture and decoration of the year. A new meeting in which will be shown to the European...

Litokol presents Spaziocontinuo

New collection of decorative resins at Maison&Objet

20/01/2017 - Litokol, together with other Italian companies will exhibit at the Maison & Objet 2017 exhibition under the banner of the Ceramics of Italy initiative, in partnership with ICE. Litokol is an Italian company specialised in the production of adhesives, mortars and materials for construction and interior decoration. This year Litokol presents a new collection of decorative resins called Spaziocontinuo and debuts in the continuous paving market.   Continuous surfaces are a current trend in interior design which constantly searches for ever increasingly minimal spaces, free from interruptions and customisable. Following these design indications, the resin is a perfect...

Beds in bloom by Sans Tabù

New beds collection designed by Michelle Jarvis at Maison&Objet

20/01/2017 - Stylized prints and embroidery interpret petals and butterflies sprinkled over soft satin sheets made of Egyptian cotton or pure linen, to combine according to your pleasure. Peach tree branches with blossoms and buds on pillow covers and sheets enriched with new embroidery, intensified watercolor brushstrokes on the petals.   Jacquard throws, in a blend of cashmere, silk and super fine merino, recalling floral décor or breaking away with rich geometrics from ample areas of color. Soft, refined quilts made of Jacquard fabric with knowing accents in fil coupé add warmth and new tactile dimensions to the Sans Tabù bed.   The co-branding collaboration...

#Sans Tabù#Maison&Objet#Michelle Jarvis
INTERNO Doors invites you to “Open The Right One” at the upcoming fair BAU 2017

20/01/2017 - INTERNO Doors is once again present at the world’s leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems held from 16 to 21 January in Munich and invites you to “OPEN THE RIGHT ONE” and explore its wide range of doors at ALUMIL Stand (Hall B1, Booth 338). Having the vision of giving a new perspective in people’s everyday living, INTERNO Doors showcases a selection of interior and entrance doors that cover every aesthetic and functional need by focusing on elegance and excellent performance. The visitors of INTERNO Doors stand in the BAU 2017 exhibition have the chance to meet world-unique entrance and interior solutions, such as the global novelty...

#ALUMIL#INTERNO Doors#Open The Right One#BAU 2017
Haver & Boecker presents new Sun Shading Mesh

20/01/2017 - Until 21 January 2017 the exhibition BAU, the world's leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems, opens again in Munich. The leading manufacturer of woven wire mesh Haver & Boecker will presenting new architectural meshes and well-tried solutions in the areas of façades, ceilings and walls. The focus will be on a new sun protection wire mesh as well as the transparent media façade system IMAGIC WEAVE®. Sun protection with HAVER Architectural Mesh: LARGO-TWIST HAVER Architectural Mesh combines function and outstanding design in an attractive way and due to its semi-transparent geometry, metal mesh is well suitable as external sun protection. Woven...

#Haver & Boecker#Architectural Mesh#Mesh#BAU
Exploring the strength of new materials

UNStudio designs fair stand for Mitsubishi Plastics at BAU

20/01/2017 - Following UNStudio’s design for the ALPOLIC ™ fair stand for BAU 2015, Mitsubishi Plastics have once again invited the UNStudio team to further elaborate on the three-dimensional potentials of this ultra-light yet very strong facade material, whilst simultaneously displaying their very durable fluoropolymer coating methods.   In order to emphasise the exceptional strength of the material and its possibilities for innovative facade application, the stand is designed as a fully self-supporting, ultra-thin feature without any additional structural elements.   The geometry draws from principles which exist in nature to create stability and strength, such as...

#UNStudio#BAU#Mitsubishi Plastics
Polyglass at Klimahouse 2017

20/01/2017 - A greener approach to waterproofing that has the future of the planet at heart and is consistently geared towards environmental sustainability. At Klimahouse, Polyglass will be presenting waterproofing systems designed to improve the insulation coefficient and energy efficiency of the building envelope: solutions with a high reflectance rating, green roof and pitched roof systems, systems designed for wooden structures and for roof refurbishment. The above will be showcased alongside traditional solutions for reservoirs (artificial reservoirs and aqueducts) and for waterproofing roads, bridge and viaduct decks, roofing required to carry vehicle traffic, foundations, terraces...

#Polyglass#Cool roof#Klimahouse
DriadeLivingRoom: the Driade world of home interiors

The new collections presented at IMM Cologne 2017

20/01/2017 - Driade has chosen the prestigious IMM Cologne event to showcase its latest collections to the German public. DriadeLivingRoom is the theme the brand has chosen to illustrate the Driade world of home interiors, the product of naturally diverse formal expressions sharing a single common vision. 'Driade is the ultimate expression of the ItalianCreationGroup spirit' – says Stefano Core, CEO of Driade and the Group – 'the stylish Italian way of life - embodied by Driade for almost fifty years through eclectic, joyful, cosmopolitan design - is represented in an ideal living room where iconic design pieces reveal the joy of home.' Philippe Starck,...

#Driade#DriadeLivingRoom#Philippe Starck#Konstantin Grcic#Lievore Altherr Molina#Ludovica+Roberto Palomba#IMM Cologne
Wood, soft colours, international appeal: Treku

The collection at IMM Cologne and M&O

19/01/2016 - Wood, soft colors, international appeal: Treku introduces its collections during the major international Winter exhibitions, IMM Cologne and M&O in Paris. Aura, design by Angel Martí & Enrique Delamo   The Aura collection has been conceived mainly for sideboards and furniture for living rooms and dining rooms. Its design is inspired by the past and under the influence of the design culture of the Nordic countries, which know how to combine tradition and naturalness with large doses of modernity. The result: a collection full of memories that gives off a very modern aura. Basoa, design by Silvia Ceñal   Inspired by the...

#Treku#IMM Cologne#M&O
Bisu, the cork bed that improves the quality of sleep

OTQ at Imm Cologne

19/01/2017 - The cause of insomnia or bad sleep is very often due to the environment in which our sleep takes place. The presence of electrostatic and electromagnetic flows is one of the most common enemies for the quality of our rest.   In Cologne the young brand OTQ presents BISU, in Sardinian Language “Dream”, the first cork bed in the world which is capable to join functionality, ethics of wellbeing and design.   The absence of metallic components, the naturalness of cork, its antistatic properties protect the sleep from the destabilising action of magnetic and electrostatic flows.   In BISU there is the essence of the OTQ brand: the quality of sleep...

#OTQ#Bisu#Imm Cologne
Todd Bracher + Caesarstone

Caesarstone 4003 Sleek Concrete for Das Haus - Imm Cologne 2017

19/01/2017 - After 2016’s collaborative success with designer Sebastian Herkner, Caesarstone has been invited back by this year’s selected designer, New York based Todd Bracher to help materialize his vision of the house of the future for Das Haus 2017- imm Cologne.   This year, Bracher uses Das Haus as an experiment for better living. He creates an alternative vision where physical space is combined with emotional and psychological space - a home where body and mind intertwine, and Caesarstone’s kitchen is a central element in the connection of the physical and emotional. Bracher reimagines the traditional home by breaking down layout boundaries and creating...

#Caesarstone#Todd Bracher#Das Haus#Imm Cologne 2017