Category Archives: Furniture

by Lassen launches the Tired Man Footstool and a smaller sized Frame Sideboard

Flemming Lassen designed the iconic Tired Man armchair in 1935 for the Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild competition. Its striking organic curves and voluminous armrests caused a sensation and today overstuffed furniture has become synonymous as the ‘Flemming Lassen style’. By Lassen relaunched the Tired Man in 2015 to great acclaim with the chair going onto win the award for ‘comeback of the year’ at the Danish Design Awards.  As a direct extension of the chair, by Lassen now launches the Tired Man Footstool, which references the…

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IKEA Recalls 29 Million Dressers And Chests After 6 Toddler Deaths

http://www.forbes.com/sites/yehongzhu/2016/06/28/ikea-recalls-29-million-dressers-after-6-toddler-deaths/#70a0b19e4609 IKEA recalls it in USA and Canada, but not in Scandinavian countries yet. Finnish site is silent about it, and their support persons answering that if you will attach it to the wall with provided kit nothing bad happens. We continue to monitor this issue.

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NZELA Table

NZELA is a sturdy modular table set made of grade A birch plywood. Plywood is used instead of plain solid wood because of its better resistance to the effects caused by humidity. The no-tool setup takes a mere 3 minutes per table and you may seamlessly conjoin – in whichever direction – as many tables. Storage is also easy – simply disassemble and place the table parts in a neat pile. NZELA may not only be used for dining but also as a conference table,…

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DIPLODOCUS Clothes Racks

Finally clothes racks worth hanging your Gucci and Prada! DIPLODOCUS’ minimalist design in four versions (2 mountable and 2 freestanding) works with all decors and is suitable for both private and public spaces such as homes, hotels, boutiques, restaurants, yachts, nightclubs et cetera. The high quality DIPLODOCUS clothes racks have a sturdy lightweight tubular stainless steel frame. Their electropolished durable surface is easy to clean and maintain. It is also scratch, wear, water and corrosion resistant. The clothes racks have ample height and hanger spacing…

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Nitton°

The stool Nitton° is a product from a sustainability project. Questions like “How can a stool be designed to be more environmentally friendly, economically profitable and with social features? The stool is made from thin layers of wood that are pressed together with glue and heat. The glue is a new type that is not dangerous for our environment and is extra hard to allow the thin construction. Thin construction minimizes material and double curved surfaces allow maximum weight. To give it social values the…

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W* House / Wallpaper

http://www.wallpaper.com/whouse/ “About The W* House We thought it only fair to throw open the doors to The W* House and share with you our wealth of experience in the design world. From cutlery to cupboards, pots to plumbing, The W* House features our favourite pieces of design from around the globe, room by room. We’ll update them every time we find something new we like, building the collection into an archive for as long as the pieces are for sale. Practicality isn’t often a buzzword…

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VANN – combined seat and light fixture for outdoors from ELI GNOSJÖ AB

During Elfack Fair in Gothenburg traditionally organized Elfack Design Award design competition. Among 16 selected contributions the VANN project was selected as winner . The jury, which has selected contributions are Kaj Abbe Herd, Region Manager for SVID (Swedish Industrial Design Foundation) and Kalle Klockars, Studio Manager at Propeller. They describe the product as “smart, well made and the Nordic light”. Vann is a new type of product that works as furniture and light fixture. Applications are all types of outdoor environments where you want…

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Motiv

‘Motiv’ is an angled fan casing for kitchen fans that can turn really personal – you can use the fan casing as a picture frame. Insert your family photo, holiday memories or a piece of the same wallpaper as on the walls in the kitchen. And feel free to change motif whenever you like. Fjäråskupan is manufacturing elegant fan casings by hand after the measurements desired by the costumers. Fjäråskupan’s products are known for being both well-designed and well-functioned. The company is based in Gothenburg…

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