Kata Is A Designer Chair That Is Sustainable, Featuring 3D Knit Technology

This is Kata designed by Altherr Désile Park, the first solid wood lounge chair from Arper. It is a prove that designer chairs can be sustainable too. Unlike some products, sustainability is not an afterthought with Kata; it is a core impetus of the design itself.

Arper Adell Lounge Chair Launched, Looks Like An Icon In The Making

Italian furniture brand Arper has recently revealed a new chair which we thought could be the next Eames. The Arper Adell Lounge Chair, as it is called, is designed by Lievore + Altherr Désile Park with inspiration drawn from the nature and as, the company puts it, “good for nature.” The latter is by the …

El Purista RA 1:15 Is Probably The Best Thing To Happen For Cigar Lovers

Designers, especially furniture designers, are an artistic bunch. They have the uncontrollable tendency to describe their works in a very poetic manner, such as this one you see here, the El Purista RA 1:15 Smoker’s Armchair. The brainchild behind it, Chilean architect Rodrigo Gonzalez and German lawyer (yup, lawyer) Alexander Sauer, described it as a …

What We Have Missed: Day 225, Week 33 Year 2014

Self-assembling Origami Robots Are What Nightmares Are Made Of scientists have successfully developed a flat-pack robot made of papers and plastic, mounted with batteries and motors, that folds itself together and move. using “shape memory polymers” that contract like muscles when heated, it took a while for the robot to take shape and walk, but …

LCW Chair

Charles Eames was a colossus of design responsible for dozens of pieces of hugely iconic and visually superb designer furniture and whilst he is perhaps best known for the likes of the DSW chair and his inimitable lounge chair and ottoman, he also created many other pieces of stunning furniture such as the LCW chair…

Thonet Chairs

Interior design isn’t something that is always easy for men and we often don’t know where to begin when it comes to finding items with which to fill our homes so we will typically rely upon staple pieces of designer furniture that have been successful and iconic for generations and one such type of furniture…

Mies Van Der Rohe Barcelona Chair

Mies Van Der Rohe may not be a name that slips effortlessly of the tongue but he was an American / German architect and responsible for one of the 20th century’s most iconic and celebrated pieces of designer furniture – namely, the spectacularly comfortable and visually superb Barcelona Chair pictured above.