Counterpoise plywood chair designed by Kaptura de Aer

The Counterpoise Plywood Chair is a creative bent plywood chair with a flowing silhouette and a chic design While sitting, we are looking for maximal comfort, but that’s not all – a chair should be functional and stylish, too. We’ve found such a piece for you, and it’s the Counterpoise.Read More →

Bo selecta: Nilufar Gallery celebrates the twists and turns of an icon of Brazilian modernism

Nina Yashar, the founder of Milan’s Nilufar Gallery , first fell for Lina Bo Bardi five years ago. She was visiting São Paulo and the photographer Ruy Teixeira took her on a tour of several of the architect’s seminal projects, including the Museo di Arte de São Paulo (MASP), CasaRead More →

Fragment is one of the newest collections of textiles by United States-based textile and wall covering giant Arc-Com. Designed with performance in mind, Fragment is made of 100-percent polyurethane and features an ink-resistant finish, making it a good choice for interiors with high traffic, such as hospitals and schools. Source:Read More →

Note: It’s been over five years since I designed these leopard parsons chairs and they are still the thing I get the most emails and DM’s about so I thought they deserved a blog post. I lost the old posts about them when I lost all of my blog contentRead More →

A place to enjoy a good read, a retreat from a busy day, or simply a stylish accent piece, lounge chairs are about as versatile as they come. A good lounge chair will be comfortable, but the perfect lounge chair will enhance your decor and embody your design goals, allRead More →

The chair; a simple yet ubiquitous item of furniture that has served as something to sit on for thousands of years. From 16th century stone stools through to the technology-powered chairs of today which change shape, size or warmth to suit the person, there has been a myriad of stylesRead More →

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The chair is often treated as a purely functional object—designed for sitting and comprising of four legs and a back. We’re more interested in those that treat sitting as an adventure and have rounded up a selection of most unusual chairs by designers willing to think beyond function. Source: ARead More →

Your neighbours may not agree, but yellow occasional chairs can be fun and fashionable. This colour is often overlooked in favour of patterned upholstery, soft greens or a bold red. There are many homes I visited that are just too neutral. Source: 12 Great Yellow Occasional Chairs that Bring ColorRead More →

Monroe Armchair and Florence Stool by Essential Home were recently used to create a dollhouse tearoom in the magic mountains of Japan. The clamshell-inspired velvet pieces turn the Ch Tea Room in Kobe into a pastel wonderland. In millennial pink and mint green, the collection of Monroe Armchairs and FlorenceRead More →

Mia is a hoodie chair, and when the child feels overwhelmed, they can pull up the cocoon and partly isolate from others Stylish and functional kids’ furniture is not so frequent to see but today’s collection is definitely about these features. Source: Stylish And Functional Kids FurnitureRead More →

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The masque collection by italian design company suite 22 contract takes inspiration from the shadow and reveals created through an open textural weave. at its essence, it is a timeless form imagined with a modern appeal. to achieve this level of technical and manufacturing proficiency, highly skilled european artisans along with cutting-edge technology workRead More →

Can you believe that this stunning leather look chair actually started life like the picture below? With the help of a little Chalk Paint® and Clear and Dark Chalk Paint® Wax , Jonathon Marc Mendes has turned a rather dated and old looking chair in to something classically timeless, ohRead More →

New collections by Arteriors include some elegant furniture pieces, many of which work especially well in hospitality settings. This includes the luxe Barbana Chair. Upholstered in Juniper Silk or Ocelot Embroidery , the Barbana Chair features a slim frame with a tight seat and bolster back, all balanced on “delicateRead More →

designed by the french collective PZZL, ‘the great escape’ is a collection of furniture made of ladders. mediating between rest and movement this series maintains an ambiguity of real use and potential use. all images by mario simon lafleur ‘the different elements of our furniture are potential accessories of anRead More →

Words by Nhat Vo Published on 3 September 2018 Category Furniture Photography by Brandon Titaro In the contemporary world where disciplines are becoming more intersected, philosophies in art and design are also crossed with one another—following no specificities or criteria. Source: Collection 0Read More →

earlier this year, designboom joined THONET to visit the bauhaus — the legendary cultural institution with a surprising present-day relevance — to discover how together they forged a totally different design aesthetic. today, 100 years after the foundation of the school, THONET celebrates the occasion with a limited anniversary editionRead More →

via Angie’s List Evidence suggests that furniture was used as far back as the Neolithic period and daily life without it is unimaginable. So how has furniture changed through the ages? From the exclusive and luxury furniture of Ancient Egypt, to the functional and streamlined design of the Bauhaus –Read More →

Wilsonart , a world-leading provider of engineered surfacing solutions, hosts a design competition held at a different school every year. The program is comprised of a sponsored class, where students learn how to design and build a chair, and the competition itself. Source: Six Unique Chair Designs from Wilsonart’s 14thRead More →

Chips Collection by Studio Pastina Sleek and slick, the Chips collection is a true eye-catcher, with its unmistakably upbeat, trendy style. Designed by Studio Pastina for Chairs&More, and presented at the 2018 Salone del Mobile, Chips is a family of chairs and stools, the back of which is without doubtRead More →

  British designer Lara Bohinc was inspired by the shapes of planets and their circular orbits when designing her first ever collection of chairs. The “celestially inspired” furniture collection, titled Since the World is Round, features three geometrically shaped chairs called Solar, Lunar and Orbit. Source: Lara Bohinc takes cuesRead More →