Profiles

    Year

      Results: 482

      Office affairs: Pedrali

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      13.11.2018

      They say we form emotional relationships over time with the objects around us. I agree. If, God forbid, I were to be burgled or my apartment building were to burn down, there are definitely a number of furniture pieces that I’d miss desperately. We

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      One of the family: Arper Catifa 46

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      09.11.2018

      Of all Arper’s crisply contemporary designs, its ever-evolving Catifa family is one of its biggest sellers. This leading Italian furniture brand has sold over 2m Catifa 46 chairs since 2011 and, such is the demand for this sleek seating, that the

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      Surfacing: Alape

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      08.11.2018

      Distinguished by their many years of experience in steel processing and expertise in finishes and enamelling, Alape is, however, also driven by a strong innovative spirit. Last year’s launch of the Bicolor and Metallic Dark Iron surfaces was just

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      Main dish: Alape

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      08.11.2018

      It was a small revolution When Alape launched the first 3-millimetre dish basin twenty years ago. Not only did their innovation push the boundaries of what could be achieved with steel as a raw material, but it led to a reinterpretation of the

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      Glaze of glory: Alape

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      08.11.2018

      More than 120 years of experience are behind Alape’s expertise in the use of glazed steel, both in terms of production and functional design. The material, a hallmark of the brand, is characterised by its exceptional robustness, strength and high

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      Total recline: Zeitraum

      Brand story

      Brigitte Ulmer

      01.11.2018

      Is it an optical illusion or is this bed actually floating? With its feet set so far inwards the YOMA bed gives the impression that it’s hovering over the floor. Its low frame height is also conspicuously inconspicuous, with the mattress sinking

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      Sitting pretty: ZEITRAUM

      Brand story

      Brigitte Ulmer

      01.11.2018

      A chair isn't just a chair. Its unique character results from a combination of materials, construction and design. So what then could a simple chair look like? One that doesn't go out of its way to attract attention – and yet has a restrained

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      Tell no lies: Zeitraum

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      01.11.2018

      Authenticity and sustainability can be read in the very grain of ZEITRAUM’s timeless, solid-wood-furniture collection.

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      The future is now: Ambiente 2019

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      31.10.2018

      From 8–12 February 2019 the international consumer goods fair AMBIENTE will provide insight into the relevant design trends of the future. Find out now what awaits.

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      It's your turn: GROHE Euphoria SmartControl 260

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      31.10.2018

      The GROHE Euphoria SmartControl 260 shower system is superlative in many ways: it looks stunning, has a range of exceptional features and offers a relaxed and safe showering experience in every respect.

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      Right as rain: GROHE Euphoria SmartControl 310

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      31.10.2018

      "Push, turn, shower”– the stylish Euphoria SmartControl 310 shower system in gleaming chrome offers everything necessary for a spirited shower experience. Tomorrow's shower today GROHE Euphoria SmartControl 310 features two spray patterns on

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      Give me ten: Pedrali, Odo Fioravanti and Jorge Pensi

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      18.10.2018

      Ten years of fruitful cooperation between the Italian furniture manufacturer PEDRALI and the designers Odo Fioravanti and Jorge Pensi have seen the brand launch a raft of modern design classics.

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      Let it slide: HAWA Suono

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      17.10.2018

      With HAWA Suono, the Swiss manufacturer HAWA Sliding Solutions opens all (sliding) doors to a life without disturbing noise and odours.

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      Turn on the lights, turn down the noise: Artemide

      Brand story

      Brigitte Ulmer

      15.10.2018

      The iconic Italian lighting manufacturer ARTEMIDE has a solution for loud work environments. Their Acoustic Light series effectively lowers noise level in open-plan offices, making work more stress-free.

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      More in store: Dieffebi

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      14.10.2018

      With its finger on the pulse of evolving work culture, Italian manufacturer DIEFFEBI has become the go-to producer of modular, architectural storage systems.

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      Going the extra mile: Wonderwall Studios

      Brand story

      Wonderwall Studios

      10.10.2018

      Wonderwall Studios is a creative studio that designs and produces wooden panelling for walls and surfaces. We are all about joyous materials and sustainability through reclamation. Old friends and new acquaintances too, know that we never settle for

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      Get happy: GROHE Euphoria

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      09.10.2018

      GROHE brings a good mood into the bathroom with the innovative Euphoria SmartControl shower system. High-tech showering for simple pleasures at the touch of a button.

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      Ebb and flow: Dornbracht

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      08.10.2018

      Aquamoon from DORNBRACHT makes each encounter with the element of water a unique, personalised experience. Three innovative flow modes allow you to harmonise your shower experience with your mood.

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      Experience Aquamoon: Dornbracht

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      08.10.2018

      With fascinating mood-lighting and three different water flows, DORNBRACHT’s Aquamoon turns showering into a regenerative, sensory experience.

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      Minimal look, maximum effect: Dornbracht

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      08.10.2018

      Having time alone without distraction is crucial to our well-being. Aquamoon from DORNBRACHT offers just that with its minimalist design, which enhances the impact of its holistic water experience.

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      Framework: Fleischer

      Brand story

      Katharina Schwarze

      03.10.2018

      For 50 years FLEISCHER has been manufacturing high-quality furniture that focuses totally on the user. With its new additional FRAME line for workstations, the German manufacturer is facilitating concentrated work at a flexible and easily

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      In perfect form: Flexform

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      01.10.2018

      Nobody combines understated elegance and functionality as naturally as FLEXFORM. The latest collection is an Italian interpretation of Scandinavian mid-century design.

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      A passion for perfection: Züco

      Brand story

      Brigitte Ulmer

      01.10.2018

      ZÜCO, the Swiss manufacturer of high-quality office furniture, expands its Signo swivel chair family with additional models that adapt perfectly to new ways of working.

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      Stacked up: MENU

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      01.10.2018

      In collaboration with Norm Architects and Els Van Hoorebeeck from The Office Group, MENU created the Co Chair, a stackable chair suitable for multi-functional office spaces.

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      Cut out for comfort: MENU

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      01.10.2018

      Take a seat and take time out to enjoy reading or another activity in the Knitting Chair from MENU, a return to Ib Kofod-Larsen's modernist design known for its cut-out elbow rests.

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      Light the way: MENU

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      01.10.2018

      The easy to install TR Bulb from MENU, designed in collaboration with Tim Rundle, features a flexible design that allows it to fit well into a variety of places, both literally and figuratively.

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      I’m ready for my close-up: Falper

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      24.09.2018

      Don’t be fooled by its newly refined brand look. Premium Italian bathroom manufacturer FALPER is more than just a pretty face...

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      The one and only: Secto Design relentlessly battles design ...

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      20.09.2018

      It’s time to take back control. SECTO DESIGN makes a stand against illegal design copies.

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      Perfect Finnish: Secto Design’s artisanally produced ...

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      20.09.2018

      The SECTO DESIGN story is as much about production as it is about products, with the brand harnessing the centuries-old tradition of local Finnish woodworking.

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      Mind the gap: the Secto Design story

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      20.09.2018

      Instantly recognisable for their formal elegance and innovative construction, Finnish brand SECTO DESIGN's carefully crafted birchwood lamps have been specified around the globe, in particular for high-end contract settings.

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      Below the surface: SICIS

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      19.09.2018

      The Italian manufacturer SICIS revolutionised mosaic production by significantly simplifying the steps it takes to create a unique surface. With its expansion into the furniture and interior sector, the brand offers its customers a truly holistic

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      Designed spaces as canvases: Mosa

      Mosa

      18.09.2018

      The interior design of the apartments and entrance of Alto in Wembley Park focuses on the flow of space, orientation, light, and a palette of high quality materials.

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      Light where you need it: LUCTRA VITAWORK

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      17.09.2018

      With its new VITAWORK floor lamp, the German lighting brand LUCTRA presents a customisable solution that illuminates the entire office space with direct and indirect light.

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      Sense of taste: Christine Kröncke Interior Design

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      12.09.2018

      For more than four decades, Munich-based taste-makers CHRISTINE KRÖNCKE INTERIOR DESIGN have been on a mission for stylish interiors.

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      The Perfectionists: Horgenglarus

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      11.09.2018

      With almost 140 years of fine furniture-making under its belt, it’s safe to say that Swiss manufacturer HORGENGLARUS knows a thing or two about the value of true quality craftsmanship.

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      Wash and Stay: ANTONIOLUPI

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      04.09.2018

      Italian bathroom fitting and furniture brand ANTONIOLUPI's newest ranges continue to bring technological elegance and luxury to the front of the design table.

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      Smart move: Interstuhl

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      03.09.2018

      The new FlexGrid on INTERSTUHL's JOYCEis3 range provides a healthy seating posture throughout the workday by dynamically responding to the sitter’s every move.

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      The JOYCEis3 is yours: Interstuhl

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      03.09.2018

      When it comes to finding an office chair to suit your individual seating style the JOYCEis3 range from INTERSTUHL offers plenty of choice.

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      In good company: Interstuhl

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      03.09.2018

      For over 50 years INTERSTUHL has continually strived to increase well-being in the workplace.

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      A towel for all times: fouta

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      27.08.2018

      The Swiss luxury brand FOUTA crafts classic Mediterranean towels like those traditionally worn by men and women in the public baths of the 19th century.

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      Hit the hot spot: GROHE Red

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      22.08.2018

      The new GROHE Red provides instant access to boiling-hot water straight from the tap, turning your kitchen into a culinary hot spot.

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      Cool and clever: GROHE Blue

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      22.08.2018

      With just a touch, the intelligent GROHE Blue Home Watersystem is at the ready to quench your thirst with delicious chilled, filtered and sparkling water.

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      GROHE Blue & GROHE Red: GROHE Watersystems

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      22.08.2018

      Pure-tasting water, at the perfect temperature, pours on demand with the new GROHE Watersystems.

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      Perfect taste on tap: GROHE Watersystems

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      01.08.2018

      The revolutionary GROHE Watersystems have finally done away with the two things troubling humanity for thousands of years: carrying drinking water and waiting for it to reach the right temperature. Now filtered, chilled, sparkling, and boiling water

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      Deceptively simple: GROHE Atrio

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      25.07.2018

      The simple elegance of GROHE Atrio's new design is what "Made in Germany" is all about – highly skilled, precision engineering that’s built to last.

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      The new all-arounder: GROHE Atrio

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      25.07.2018

      A clean aesthetic and multiple mounting options allow the GROHE Atrio series to integrate easily into any bathroom design scheme.

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      Circle of life: GROHE Atrio

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      25.07.2018

      GROHE's Vice President Design Michael Seum explains how circular geometry was the point of departure for the Atrio series.

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      Well-rounded: GROHE Atrio

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      09.07.2018

      With its uncompromisingly clean lines, GROHE’s newly designed Atrio fittings collection is already a design classic.

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      Falling into place: Interstuhl

      Brand story

      Claudia Simone Hoff

      02.07.2018

      A swivel chair is a swivel chair is a swivel chair, right? Not at all, as shown by the JOYCEis3 by Daniel Figueroa for the German furniture manufacturer INTERSTUHL. Thanks to its innovative modular design, myriad individual combinations are possible.

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      The Skin Trade: Cleaf

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      27.06.2018

      There’s a lot to be said for being superficial. CLEAF, the design-meets-technology surfaces manufacturer, has turned it into a veritable artform, as only the Italians know how.

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      Hidden agenda: VOLA

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      25.06.2018

      By seamlessly hiding away the mechanics of their designs the modular components of VOLA’s mixer taps offer endless potential.

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      Fathers of invention: VOLA

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      25.06.2018

      Arne Jacobsen’s clean-lined and uncomplicated HV1 design commissioned by VOLA founder Verner Overgaard was the defining moment for the modern tap.

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      Chest out, head high: the COR ways of sitting

      Brand story

      Norman Kietzmann

      19.06.2018

      When it comes to sitting, what type are you? And what does your sitting style say about you? Are you a self-engrossed sloucher, a boastful alpha male or, possibly, a fearful bunny? This sitting test will tell you.

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      Tradition and dynamics: MOSA

      Mosa

      13.06.2018

      Frankfurt School of Finance & Management combines tradition and dynamics in unique urban architecture. 

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      Overarching inspiration: Antoniolupi

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      12.06.2018

      Calvi Brambilla transforms ANTONIOLUPI's Milan showroom in the style of a hammam to set the perfect stage for the company's unusual designs.

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      The shape of water: Swarovski

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      11.06.2018

      To honour its 15 years of collaboration with Dutch designer Tord Boontje, Swarovski launches the enchanting chandelier collection Luminous Reflections.

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      Laying the foundation: Villeroy & Boch

      Brand story

      Norman Kietzmann

      06.06.2018

      VILLEROY & BOCH's specialist bathroom furnishings are perfect for specification in kindergarten projects.

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      Curiosity is next to cleanliness: O.novo Kids from Villeroy ...

      Brand story

      Norman Kietzmann

      06.06.2018

      VILLEROY & BOCH’s O.novo Kids collection helps children grow and learn to trust their instincts- while getting them excited about hygiene.

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      The flush of youth: O.novo Kids from Villeroy & Boch

      Brand story

      Norman Kietzmann

      06.06.2018

      They say the revolution starts at home, but Villeroy & Boch's O.novo Kids collection makes the case the bathroom can be an important place of learning as well.

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      Italian elegance: B&B Italia and Luigi Caccia Dominioni

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      05.06.2018

      The leading Italian design furniture company B&B ITALIA honours the pioneering designer and architect Luigi Caccia Dominioni with an extensive new edition of his most impressive designs.

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      A perfect Match: GROHE

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      04.06.2018

      The German sanitary fittings manufacturer GROHE knows how hard it can be to create a consistently harmonious bathroom. It has found the ideal solution in the new GROHE Ceramics series, which is perfectly coordinated with the company's own fittings.

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      Atlas Concorde offers personalised styles for the home

      Brand story

      Anna Winston

      29.05.2018

      ATLAS CONCORDE’s offerings allow customers to personalise their home with a selection of tiles that perfectly suit their individual style

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      Atlas Concorde for the hospitality and retail sector

      Brand story

      Anna Winston

      29.05.2018

      ATLAS CONCORDE’s innovative floor and wall solutions for hospitality and retail spaces create richly immersive, emotional environments.

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      Atlas Concorde: feel-good ambience for wellness environments

      Brand story

      Anna Winston

      29.05.2018

      ATLAS CONCORDE says relax with their tactile, natural-looking wall and flooring solutions that combine beauty and functional aesthetics.

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      Love in a small Swedish town: Kinnarps

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      28.05.2018

      Great oaks from little acorns grow. This is the story of how the premium workspace-solutions brand KINNARPS managed to become a global player while staying true to its roots and values.

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      Bring your A Game: Brunner

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      23.05.2018

      Stacking up literally and figuratively, Jehs+Laub’s A-Chair design for BRUNNER brings style, function and comfort right to your seat.

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      The Enlightenment 2.0: #Pedraligoodideas at Salone del ...

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      22.05.2018

      Proudly industrial and always premium, Italian furniture and lighting brand PEDRALI put on a show to remember at this year’s Salone del Mobile in Milan.

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      A sit-down affair: Flexform

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      21.05.2018

      For the Italian manufacturer FLEXFORM, the sofa is the most important piece of furniture. Having perfected its comfort, functionality and elegance, getting up is now only in exceptional cases necessary.

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      An Englishman in New York: Original BTC

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      15.05.2018

      Firmdale Hotels commissioned ORIGINAL BTC to create a customised version of its Pillar Light for the Whitby Hotel in New York. I think the Sting song title works well.

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      In the spotlight: Original BTC at ICFF

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      15.05.2018

      Fusing classic forms with the contemporary, ORIGINAL BTC exhibits newly launched products at this year’s ICFF in New York.

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      Keeping the light on: Original BTC

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      15.05.2018

      With innovative designs and a strong interest in preserving traditional craft, Original BTC is a shining example of British-made design.

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      The Experimenters: Antoniolupi

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      15.05.2018

      For the last 60 years, the innovative Italian bathroom manufacturer ANTONIOLUPI continues to surprise with their unconventional concepts that question existing design stereotypes.

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      The sum of the parts: Mosaico+

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      14.05.2018

      Utilising modern processes, the Italian mosaic manufacturer MOSAICO+ expands the individualisation and expressive possibilities of this iconic technique, taking it into today's world.

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      Meditating on the modern: Minotti at the Salone 2018

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      10.05.2018

      Clean, zen-like havens with a Scandinavian sensibility were on display in the 2018 Collection from MINOTTI at the Salone del Mobile.Milano

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      High-end hospitality with a holistic twist: Minotti

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      10.05.2018

      MINOTTI's latest designs for the 5-star hospitality sector mix aspirational glamour with a zen-like attitude.

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      Come on let's work: PALMBERG

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      02.05.2018

      The way we work has fundamentally changed in the last decades. With modular systems and specially tailored solutions, the German office furniture manufacturer PALMBERG ensures an office interior that supports the work process instead of standing in

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      THE FUTURE OF DESIGN

      Falper

      02.05.2018

      Here are the winners of the Cristalplant® Design Contest 2018

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      Design flow: 50 years of VOLA

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      24.04.2018

      It's half a century since pioneering, Danish tap manufacturer VOLA first collaborated with design legend Arne Jacobsen. You wouldn't guess it, though, looking at their still-contemporary, architectural products.

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      A Family Affair: Minotti

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      18.04.2018

      The high-end Italian furniture manufacturer MINOTTI celebrates its 70th birthday! To mark this milestone, the company is launching an impressive collection of anniversary products that are among the highlights of this year's Salone del Mobile.

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      U-Turn: GROHE Atrio

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      17.04.2018

      Premium German bathroom-fittings manufacturer GROHE has given its iconic Atrio series a stylish new redesign.

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      The ultimate in flexible lighting design: Plug & Light ...

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      12.04.2018

      Thanks to the innovative solutions of JUNG, every hotel becomes comfortable.

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      Timeless and handmade in Germany: JUNG

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      12.04.2018

      Since 1912 JUNG has been producing timeless switches to the highest design standards in precision manufacturing.

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      Play with us: JUNG in Milan

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      12.04.2018

      On the occasion of Milan Design Week 2018 German manufacturer JUNG is inviting visitors to an interactive audiovisual staging of its iconic LS 990 light switch.

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      So cool it's hot: Gaggenau

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      12.04.2018

      Since its recent launch in March 2018, GAGGENAU’s new Vario cooling 400 series has already garnered the coveted iF gold award for product design.

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      Smart and simple: Grohe SmartControl

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      10.04.2018

      GROHE's SmartControl system turns the shower user into the author of their own shower experience. Water – the way you want it.

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      Check in, switch on: GROHE SmartControl

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      10.04.2018

      With high-tech yet simple and intuitive features, GROHE's new SmartControl system is a perfect addition for high-end hotel chains

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      Trust is good, control is better: GROHE SmartControl

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      04.04.2018

      Innovative and design-led sanitaryware manufacturer GROHE's new SmartControl system controls three separate spray functions with an exclusive turn feature, putting the user in full control of their shower.

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      Anything but superficial: Inkiostro Bianco

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      03.04.2018

      Italian surface specialist INKIOSTRO BIANCO marries collaborations with talented designers with innovative production techniques, offering interior architects and other specifiers a far more expansive and individual effect than traditional wallpaper.

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      The pleasure of choice: Longhi

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      29.03.2018

      Italian high-end furniture manufacturer LONGHI defines luxury with its highly customisable collections as the pleasure of having something unique.

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      All roads lead to: FAP Ceramiche's Roma Diamond ...

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      27.03.2018

      With its new Roma Diamond collection, high-end Italian tile manufacturer FAP CERAMICHE brings the classic elegance of marble into the here and now.

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      We are family: The Maris line from Franke

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      26.03.2018

      Let’s come together. Swiss manufacturer FRANKE's super-sleek, yet friendly, Maris line recasts the kitchen as the ideal platform for us to reconnect via the joy of cooking.

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      50 Shades of Green: Pedrali

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      22.03.2018

      Pedrali’s new water-based, plant-derived paints mark another milestone in the Italian furniture manufacturer’s delivery of its clear and robust sustainability strategy.

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      That Sinking Feeling: Moss by COR

      Brand story

      Norman Kietzmann

      21.03.2018

      In its Moss upholstery range German seating manufacturer COR presents its most comfortable model to date. The design by Markus Jehs and Jürgen Laub resembles a floating cushion with multi-layered upholstery inviting you to sink deeply into it. It's

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      Office furniture with a system

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      16.03.2018

      Open-space offices, cellular offices, combined offices or team offices: WINI’s product portfolio brings together innovative solutions for modern contract furnishing – including modular table systems, individual, project and team workstations,

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      The light fantastic: Perspex® Light

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      14.03.2018

      With its new Perspex® Light product range optimised for LED lighting, Perspex® has a bright vision.

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      Sound and Vision: BuzziSpace

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      13.03.2018

      The 2018 edition of Light + Building in Frankfurt sees the launch of acoustics experts BUZZISPACE's new collection of acoustic lighting.

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      Moving people

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      12.03.2018

      Designing better working environments with office chairs and conference furnishings is Bad Münder-based WILKHAHN’s core motivation, and seating that activates is becoming an increasingly important component of this.

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      Effective light

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      09.03.2018

      Lighting is a core factor in office design. This is because light not only helps us to see well, it also influences our biorhythms and thus influences our health, well-being and performance.

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      Futures Past: Emilgroup

      Brand story

      Anna Winston

      06.03.2018

      A staunch commitment to R&D means EMILGROUP's stock-in-trade is as much innovation as it is the architectural ceramics its various brands produce.

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      That Ceiling Feeling: OWA

      Brand story

      Jasmin Jouhar

      05.03.2018

      Naked concrete and exposed ventilating pipes are stylish, but an acoustic liability. The OWAconsult® collection by the German manufacturer OWA improves acoustics while upgrading the ambiance of the space.

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      A new way of working in the Studio Office

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      05.03.2018

      VITRA is using the power of good design to sustainably improve the quality of living spaces, offices and public facilities. The company’s guiding principle is to work with designers to design innovative products and concepts – such as the Studio

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      Flexible working

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      01.03.2018

      Digitalisation, Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things – more than ever before, there is a demand for intelligent system solutions that are designed to be user-friendly and which can be seamlessly integrated into business processes. In which

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      Contemporary classic

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      27.02.2018

      The String shelf system, designed in 1949 by Nils Strinning, represents a milestone in Scandinavian design. STRING has been designed in such a way that it can be put together individually, and therefore adapts to all spatial conditions. With its

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      The Sculpture of Seating: Studio Benkert

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      26.02.2018

      For his latest project, STUDIO BENKERT company founder Gerhard Benkert has designed unconventional, sculptural seating furniture that makes a striking statement in its surroundings.

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      Focus on health

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      21.02.2018

      SEDUS is synonymous with innovation, technology and aesthetics, and continues to enrich the “office environment” with new product ­ideas and contemporary concepts. The company pays particular attention to current trends and changes in the office

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      The sound of teamwork: acousticpearls

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      20.02.2018

      Bremen-based ACOUSTICPEARLS has no fear of commitment. Indeed, the acoustic product specialist sees its strong relationships with employees and customers alike as the secret to its success.

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      Furniture with style and character

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      15.02.2018

      The sustainable products manufactured by Richard Lampert, a Stuttgart-based company, are characterised by superior design coupled with handcrafted quality.

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      Tokujin Yoshioka: Light Material

      TLmag

      14.02.2018

      Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka tests the boundaries of materials in a surprising and alluring manner.

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      So transparent!: Vanceva

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      Dominic Lutyens

      12.02.2018

      This company’s got perspective. Since 1937, American manufacturer Eastman has been making the world more colourful with VANCEVA® Colors laminated glass.

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      A statement in furniture design

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      09.02.2018

      Scandinavian design meets environmental awareness and a distinctive re- and upcycling mentality. Founded in 1990 in Tibro, ­Sweden, furniture-brand Offecct with its considerable portfolio is now expanding to Milan.

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      Harri Koskinen: Simplicity is a Sylvan Sauna

      TLmag

      06.02.2018

      Harri Koskinen is a Finnish industrial designer, furniture maker and exhibition designer; he is also currently the head of design for the Scandinavian firm Iittala.

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      Do these experts ever sleep?: DUX

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      Alyn Griffiths

      06.02.2018

      Swedish manufacturer DUX, known for its superlatively comfortable divan beds, has applied its expertise in coil springs to produce furniture every bit as comfortable.

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      An explosion of textile innovations

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      05.02.2018

      Textile floor coverings in the contract sector are closely associated with the name Object Carpet. The new Facts & Inspirations collection offers inexhaustible design possibilities in environmentally-friendly and healthy quality.

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      Exclusive surfaces

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      02.02.2018

      The northern Italian company Inkiostro Bianco stands for extraordinary interior surface designs, in which creative engagement with the materials, styles and not least the way of thinking about space all play a central role.

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      A light reduction: mawa design

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      Katharina Sommer

      30.01.2018

      German lighting manufacturer MAWA DESIGN has leveraged its visually pared-down and formally perfect designs to position itself internationally as the go-to supplier of advanced, architectural lighting systems.

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      Know-how and that certain something

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      26.01.2018

      The Swedish company Gärsnäs has a long tradition dating back 125 years. During this time, it has accumulated a large amount of valuable detailed knowledge and technical know-how, which is treasured and passed on from generation to generation.

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      Scholten & Baijings: Arita – Amsterdam

      TLmag

      24.01.2018

      Partners in life and work, Stefan Scholtens and Carole Baijings are Amsterdam-based designers known around the world for their signature use of colour and patterning in collections that include textiles, ceramics, glass, furniture and lighting.

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      Global phenomenon: NEO/CRAFT's Iris pendant light

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      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      22.01.2018

      Young Berlin-based designer Sebastian Scherer is never happy with the status quo of things. To achieve his creative visions, his company NEO/CRAFT pushes materials to the limit – and beyond.

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      A new balance between living and working

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      18.01.2018

      Future workshop, collection première, theme exhibition: In the COR Lab, four design teams are designing the future of the workspace. The result of their work: six furniture designs, which since 18 September have been on display as a compatible

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      The Air Apparent: TON's new Chips lounge chair

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      Simon Keane-Cowell

      15.01.2018

      This January's must-see Das Haus installation at imm cologne, authored by young Czech designer Lucie Koldova, sees the launch of her new Chips lounge chair for TON, where space and light meeting supreme seating.

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      Second nature: Fast

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      Alyn Griffiths

      10.01.2018

      The Italian outdoor furniture manufacturer FAST, with its elegant designs and robust materials, ensures that the increasing number of patio and garden fans must not forgo style or comfort.

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      At ease: Jori's new Longueville Landscape Sofa

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      Dominic Lutyens

      09.01.2018

      The Belgian furniture manufacturer JORI has re-envisioned its successful sofa classic Longueville from 1998 as a completely new line; Longueville Landscape will be presented at the imm cologne this January.

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      Sofa so good: B&B Italia

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      Bethan Ryder

      27.11.2017

      The Italian premium manufacturer B&B ITALIA teamed up with design heavyweight Piero Lissoni for the new SAKé sofa collection.

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      On the slide: Hawa Suono

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      Simon Keane-Cowell

      24.11.2017

      Sliding-door specialists Hawa Sliding Solutions have developed an innovative new sliding-door system that not only enables space-saving planning, it also cancels noise up to 39 decibels.

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      Bowled over: Alape

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      Katharina Sommer

      07.11.2017

      20 years ago Gerhard Busalt designed the first dish basin for ALAPE. A clean shape for clean hands. Here's how it all began.

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      Divide and conquer: Adotta

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      Alyn Griffiths

      23.10.2017

      For more than 15 years, the Italian manufacturer ADOTTA has been designing and producing high-end wall-partition systems that are first in style and quality.

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