Several brühl les copains chairs together make a graceful, wonderfully comfortable group. The delicate frame, finished in either brass, chrome, black chrome, copper, blank metal or painted black or white, adds a luxurious touch. The seat is woven using untreated hemp or high-tech black or white string, with optional vertical or horizontal weaving on the armrests. Minimalist and elegantly shaped, delicate yet stable, the carefully crafted les copains chair is available with three different elegantly designed low, medium and high backrests.
SATSUMA from Schneiderschram is a lightweight all-round chair made from solid ash wood. Its design is inspired by the charm and structural elegance of orange crates; both the frame and legs are crafted from sturdy triangular wooden sections, reducing the amount of material used by almost 50% and ensuring an extremely low total weight of 2.5kg. The seat and backrest feature thin strips of laminated wood for extra comfort when seated.
The Arch is a new creation from the Iwoodlove workshop by K-Now Design. The warm and comfortable handcrafted structures give large office spaces a more intimate sense; with the ability to create a village of meeting rooms, single workspaces, breakout spaces or rest and coffee corners, Arch enhances calm, concentration and collaboration. The modular design is adaptable to the different size and type of space, with various materials, edgings and acoustic panel options specific to each project.
Dickson introduced four new woven flooring ranges at the Sleep Event, made from high-performance round vinyl threads. The collections offer comfortable, durable, skidproof and rotproof solutions in 30 different colours and styles. The Be Different range plays with ambient light to create an original atmosphere, Be Smart offers exciting new rhythms with two-toned yarns, Be Natural is inspired by organic matter, while the Be Easy range, pictured, hides translucent threads in the weave to give extraordinary depth with changes of perspective and light.
The Waverly Lounge chair by American-born designer Aaron Poritz is part of a strong, fair and beautiful furniture collection. Made from a combination of old growth lumber felled during hurricane Felix in 2007, and sustainably harvested trees from Nicaraguan coffee and teak plantations, the chair revels in its material history. The Waverly Lounge chair combines traditional joinery techniques with contemporary design, without sacrificing comfort.
Casala introduce Monolink, a unique chair that can make itself comfortable in both the smallest canteen and the largest conference rooms. Handy, sturdy and comfortable, Monolink makes setting up a room very easy, and with a one-piece construction, it has a built in system for linking and stacking. The fully recyclable chair is available with either a plastic or upholstered seat, in a variety of colour combinations, and with optional numbering and a clever mode of transport.
The Elfin stool by Australian designer Ross Didier is fabricated like a wine barrel, with an organic and sculpted form that blends from a convex to concave curve. Each of the stool’s timber staves is unique and the solid block-joined top surface is carved into a comfortable seat that reveals the beauty of its grain. The Elfin stools are manufactured from solid American white oak and sit 46cm high on a 46x38cm base.
TONINA is a100% recyclable stackable chair designed by Dondoli+Pocci for Allermuir, combining contemporary design with comfort and durability. Inspired by fluid shapes in nature and manufactured using biomimetic technology, TONINA is injected at high pressure into a steel mould, creating a smooth outer skin and exceptionally strong inner structure. Suitable for corporate, hospitality or educational environments, TONINA is available in six colours with optional arms and an upholstered seat pad.
UNITA is a new lounge furniture collection providing simplicity and comfort for private and public interiors. Combining lounge chairs, poufs and side tables, the collection attains a high visual impact with its choice of wood and wool materials. There is a focus on sustainability with certified wood from European sustainably managed forests and local production for short logistic cycles. UNITA can be used alone or in combination with TABISSO’s earlier TYPOGRAPHIA collection.
My OFFICE furniture by Davison Highley is a collection based on the transition between the traditional and rigid structures of workstations and storage, and the increasing need for more comfortable, space-efficient, open discussion and meeting areas. Modular, comprehensive and re-configurable, My OFFICE is a modern social workstation without the constraints and expense of more traditional closed offices.