FOSSA by Aurélien Barbry for COR

DesignComments ⋅ Mar 17, 2011
Combining elements of a sofa, lounger and corner combination, the Fossa chair was created for German manufacturer COR by French designer Aurélien Barbry. With an emphasis on comfort and functionality, the unique furniture piece features recesses...

“Snoop” Stool by Karim Rashid for B-LINE

DesignComments ⋅ Mar 16, 2011
Italian furniture company B-LINE has collaborated with New York-based designer Karim Rashid on this “Snoop” stool. The multifaceted rotomolded polyethylene stool is stackable and has built-in pockets so that it can be used as either a...

Hemp Chair by Werner Aisslinger

DesignComments ⋅ Mar 11, 2011
Designed by Berlin-based designer/architect Werner Aisslinger, the “Hemp Chair” is the first monochair designed using natural fibers that have been molded under heat using a special ecological glue, resulting in a sustainable composit...

A.P.C. Kichijoji Store

DesignComments ⋅ Mar 10, 2011
A.P.C. has just opened up a brand new retail store location in Kichijoji, Japan. Designed by Akihiko Yanagisawa (who was also in charge of design for the A.P.C. Osaka store), the space features a very clean, minimal design with modern and contemp...

mastermind JAPAN x BUILDING Furniture Collection

DesignComments ⋅ Mar 10, 2011
Last year saw mastermind JAPAN diversify its design portfolio by entering into the realm of furniture design with BUILDING. The two have rejoined to create a follow-up collection. This time around the release focuses on a full-length mirror and m...

uniform experiment “FORK DEVILS AND MORAL PANICS” Cushion

DesignComments ⋅ Mar 1, 2011
Continuing their theme for Spring/Summer 2011, uniform experiment has just released this plush cushion to accent your couch or sofa. The cushion’s soft cotton shell features a white base with blue stripe detail and bears the slogan “F...

Knudsen & Hindenes: “Nord” for VAD

DesignComments ⋅ Feb 21, 2011
Norwegian design studio Knudsen & Hindenes has collaborated with furniture maker VAD on a series called “Nord.” With a modern and contemporary design, the pieces, which include a side table and felt-back lounge chair, are both made from soli...

EXHIBITION OF WONDERWALL ARCHIVES 01-10 PROJECT MODELS Further Look

DesignComments ⋅ Feb 14, 2011
Following several different looks, designboom provides the greatest and most comprehensive look to date. The painstaking detail of each of the diorama models shows all the thought and effort which goes into the pre-production shape, which ultimat...

“Grillage” by François Azambourg for Ligne Roset

DesignComments ⋅ Feb 12, 2011
Introducing the “Grillage,” an all-metal chair that combines striking design with comfort and ergonomics. It was created by award winning French designer François Azambourg for Ligne Roset and was recently shown at Maison et Objet in...

Brokis “Muffin Lamps” by Dan Yeffet and Lucie Koldova

DesignComments ⋅ Feb 8, 2011
Brokis, the Czech lighting and glass company launched the “Muffin Lamp,” a light fixture series that combines the use of hand-blown glass with oak wood as its base. Designed by Dan Yeffet and Lucie Koldova, the Muffin Lamp series comb...

Inch Furniture

DesignComments ⋅ Jan 27, 2011
Furthering their passion for wooden furniture, Inch Furniture has just revealed their latest batch of homewares. Each product in the series has been handcrafted, which should subsequently allow natural effects to appear after years of use. Specif...

Affinity Chair by Ben Alun-Jones

DesignComments ⋅ Jan 27, 2011
Invisibility has long been a desired trait amongst superhuman powers. For industrial designer Ben Alun-Jones, the goal of creating something that offered the appearance of sitting on thin air went hand in hand with the concept of invisibility. Th...

Parra x Toykyo “The Fly New Coffee Table”

DesignComments ⋅ Jan 21, 2011
Dutch artist Parra and his Belgian friends over at Toykyo are working together once again to create a limited edition coffee table. Dubbed “The Fly New Coffee Table,” it incorporates some of Parra’s signature touches as his cart...

ICECREAM Waffle Cone Cushion

DesignComments ⋅ Jan 20, 2011
ICECREAM is going beyond supplying you with clothing by introducing some home furnishing with the ICECREAM Waffle Cone Pillow. The cult clothing label founded by Pharrell Williams incorporates its new ice cream cone logo onto this cotton pillow....

Front for Moroso Soft Wood Sofa

DesignComments ⋅ Jan 18, 2011
Forming one part of the “Moment” collection by Front for Moroso is this soft wood sofa. Astonishingly, the sofa is actually upholstered with a soft fabric, making for a comfortable seat. The print used is a photorealistic wood grain p...