Focus… Furniture Designer Fredrik Färg

Through his work, Swedish furniture designer Fredrik Färg has been blurring the boundaries between fashion and design; he also tries to incorporate playfulness in his constructions. For his Coat collection, he was inspired by classic menswear, with suits and dinner jackets that never go out of style on his mind. He created with Kasper Medin the … Continue reading

Focus… Concrete Furniture

Designers and manufacturers have been trying for years to use concrete for their pieces, taking advantage of the solidity, strength and durability of this mundane material. Designers all around the world have started manipulating the cold and rigid medium, transforming it into organic and fluid furniture pieces, expressing more movement and softer lines than usually … Continue reading

Focus… The ICFF at the Jacob K. Javitz Convention Center, New York

The 24th annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York is closing its doors today after its four-day run. The ICFF attracts over 25,000 attendees – tradespeople and the general public- and hosts exhibitors from 30 countries in 10 categories. The annual event is the largest contemporary furniture fair … Continue reading

Focus… Furniture by Mercedes-Benz and Audi at the Salone Del Mobile in Milan

As the world’s most important furniture show the Salone Internazionale del Mobile went underway last week (April 17-22), there was some unconventional names on the floor. Mercedes-Benz and Audi were among the names present at the show. Mercedes-Benz, premiered their Style furniture collection, designed and built in collaboration with the Formitalia Luxury Group. Fans of the … Continue reading

Focus… Marni Furniture Design

This week, the luxury Italian label made its first official foray into furniture design at the Salone del Mobile in Milan with a one-off collection of 100 chairs in a rainbow of eye-popping colours inspired by traditional Colombian furniture. As part of the Marni Charity Initiative, creative director Consuelo Castiglioni commissioned a group of former … Continue reading