Monday, December 30, 2019

10 Floral Inspired Designs You Should Introduce In Your Decor

Thanks to the Milan Design Week, what's trending comes right out from the horse's mouth. The realm of infusing floral or botanical patterns in your decor is now the latest trend in the world of interiors. Florals have really evolved over the years. It’s probably why they never really go out of style. Besides using wallpapers, curtains, carpets and furnishings to instill a floral look, here's a new side you should explore - printed upholstery.

The Coco lounge chair in three different colours brings out style and elegance through a collection called Blumarine introduced by the Blufin group for Calligaris. The rose, the flower emblem of love and beauty par excellence, takes centre stage in Anna Molinari’s collections. Drawing inspiration from the fashion, Coco exemplifies comfort and style.

Characteristics: Romantic and feminine.
Pairs well with: Stripes or neutral background

Coco by Calligaris 

Arianne Love
This modular sofa is inspired by the 60s design. One can arrange the modules with wide options such as straight modules, chaise longue, straight puffs, modules curves, round puffs, two different corner modules, and tables with a lift lid and chest. The possibilities are endless, the only thing left is your infinite imagination. The floral print on the fabric upholstery allows for endless ways to design your space.

Characteristics: Colourful, playful and charming.
Pairs well with: Country, Victorian, and retro styles. Blends well with contemporary setting if executed well.

Arianne Love by Fama

Inspired by the 50s design, this oval shaped bench is part of the FIFTIES collection featuring a slender four-leg metal profile, combined with the classic and refined velvet, leather or the faux leather upholstery with its silky and soft feel, all characterised by warm shades. The botanical print makes the bench look elegant and grandiose in any environment.

Characteristics: Tranquil and suave
Pairs well with: Geometric patterns

Fifties bench by Calligaris

The Astoria armchair is distinct with its amazing comfort and elegant design provided by the chesterfield backrest inspired by the armchairs of the 50s, in combination with its soft curves and modern style. The printed upholstery uplifts and reinforces its looks.

Characteristics: Avant-garde and soothing
Pairs well with: Bold colours and lively ambience

Astoria by Fama

La Caracola
This armchair is so versatile that one can use it as a reading table, telephone table or hall chair. Upholstered in printed patterns, this chair blends well with any contemporary setting. The arm table gives it a great functionality, as well as an attractive and very special look.

Characteristics: Savvy and bohemian
Pairs well with: Art Deco style

La Caracola by Fama

Inspired by the furniture of the 70s with rhombus capitoné on the back, Simone is captivating with its high back that offer an exceptional comfort. Playing with Renaissance paintings, Simone armchair is simply irresistible.

Characteristics: State-of-the-art and freshness
Pairs well with: Rustic and classical look

Simone by Fama

A high back chair that goes well in the living or bedroom. Stylish and functional, the chair comes with a storage space under the seat. The cupid print on the chair makes it attractive from any angle.

Characteristics: Adds visual freshness, dynamic
Pairs well with: Vintage or contemporary setting

Galan by Fama

Designed to please the contemporary taste, Marlene is inspired by the 19th century "bergère": an armchair that ensures comfort by its deep seat and wrap-around backrest. The floral patterns make it stand out in  any setting.

Characteristics: Old-fashioned and sophisticated
Pairs well with: Geometric patterns such as checks and polka dots if they’re in the same colour or hue.

Marlene armchair by Natuzzi

Josephine and Pauline

Josephine is a sofa, while Pauline is a chaise longue. Plush and ergonomic both deliver unprecedented comfort. Both are available in printed upholstery, but if you already have other components in your decor dressed florals then you can opt for this sofa or chaise longue with throw pillows in floral patterns. This balances the look.

Characteristics: Energetic, passionate and peaceful
Pairs well with: Urban Modern, minimalist and chic.

Josephine sofa by Fama

Pauline chaise longue by Fama

Whether your space is classic or modern, you can incorporate florals or nature-inspired patterns into the most settings. The trick is understanding how to work with them in terms of pattern, colour, texture and scale. Besides, there are two ways to go about using floral patterns: big and bold for a statement look or smaller flowers for a more accented look. Imbibe these tips in your decor and you'll feel the difference. 

Thursday, December 26, 2019

Top 15 Popular Furniture Designs From 2019

This year was So Fa, So Good and let's hope the start of a new decade will be even more phenomenal and exciting in the world of furniture and design, but before we say goodbye to 2019 here's a glimpse of the most popular furniture designs loved by our followers on social media.

Top Sofas
The elegant Bamboo sofa in new colour exhibits a special detail of black chromed metal, wood and leather on the armrest frame. This sofa comes with adjustable headrests. Available in a wide choice of colours and upholsteries. From the Italian brand - NicolettiHome.

The exuberant looks and feel of the Flirt sofa by Koinor makes it eye-catching from every angle in your decor. Curvy contours, high back sitting comfort, adjustable armrest and slender legs for a weightless look.

The new Pepe sofa from Koinor is known for its versatility. A unique feature that sets this model apart is the semi-circular individual seats that can be rotated 90° to the outside and 50° to the inside. The pivoting headrest offers better comfort, and is available in two colours.

The Iago sofa features clean-lined square shapes that harmonise with the softness of the padding for a surprising aesthetic effect. The particularly low seat adds comfort and pleasantness to the design. In this sofa, beauty combines with innovation: relax systems allow to achieve maximum comfort by adjusting the footrest and headrest as necessary, while the beautifully handcrafted "pinched" stitching frames the padding and enhances the upholstery. And of course, reclines to give you limitless comfort. WATCH VIDEO HERE

The new Josephine in bold colour with cushions in colourful floral prints. This love seat has curves that form a distinctive silhouette. A smart sofa that offers cushy comfort. From the Spanish brand Fama. Available in a range of colours.

An inviting modular sofa allowing you to arrange seats the way you like. With deep seating, plush cushions and convenient modules with built-in table surfaces. From the brand W.Schillig.

An award-winning sofa from the German brand Koinor, Marilyn never ceases to impress you. Ergonomic and functional, the three individual seats can be combined, moved sideways, and rotated by 360° giving one the freedom of personal space.

Arianne Love in new colours and prints invokes a playful ambience in any space. The most versatile sofa ever made and lives up to its name with its inviting design and endlessly extendable modules. By the Spanish brand - Fama.

Brio is the ultimate recliner sofa for those who love to watch movies, relax or even take short naps. With adjustable backrest and footrest. Available in a wide choice of colours and upholsteries. WATCH VIDEO HERE.

Philo sofa by Natuzzi comes with a unique design, with its refined quilting and the shape of its metal feet. All the seats individually recline and the simple, clean-lined shapes of the armrests and backrest blend with the softness of the padding for unmatched comfort and excellent visual impact. Available in wide colour range and configurations. WATCH VIDEO HERE

Top Dining Tables
Designed by Angelo Tomaiuolo, Calliope extensible table by Tonin Casa comes in fixed and extensible versions; with the chairs of your choice. Available in a wide choice of top and base finishes.

The designer Gino Carollo's desire to create a strong contrast between the base and the table top is brought to life in the Amond Table for the Italian brand Bonaldo. The table retains a great sense of formal and aesthetic balance. The diamond-shaped base conveys a sense of light weight and sophistication. The base and the top are available in a range of finishes.

The Jungle table by Calligaris flaunts a base with a branched entanglement of triangular legs connected by sturdy joints made from solid wood. This exhibits Calligaris' highest expression and ability to work with wood. The top is available in a wide range of finishes.

Other Designs
Kylian from Fama is an abode of unparalleled comfort. With high backrest and smooth curved lines, this armchair has a traditional yet modern look. The adjustable headrest and lumbar cushion makes it a desirable piece of furniture. Available in a wide choice of colours and upholsteries.

This new coat hanger can be a new addition to your bedroom space or even office or living room. Parentesi by Fabrice Berrux is a coat stand upholstered with fabric, which stands out for its simple yet uncommon style and goes well with any setting. Made in Italy, from Bonaldo.

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