Published at Tuesday, August 14th 2018, 13:12:55 PM by Avice Carreau. Curved Sectional Sofa. No matter what form his work takes, it is part of an ever-growing artistic movement celebrating individualistic hand-crafted pieces as an antidote to today’s mass production. The mastery of different materials and the high level of workmanship is evident in the details on all his chairs. For example, mere stitching between the sections of leather is elevated to an important design detail on all the seats.
Published at Sunday, August 12th 2018, 01:49:25 AM by Jeannine Buteau. Curved Sectional Sofa. This is the Gleda Medium chair, a version of the one showed just before this. As its big brother, this version of the Gleda chair has a frame made of solid oak. It lacks the armrests and the brass rail and this gives it a light and cozy look. The leather cushions match the frame in terms of color and give the chair an elegant and refined appearance. Other options are available too.
Published at Saturday, August 18th 2018, 01:08:58 AM by olivia willems. Curved Sectional Sofa. Represented in the United States by R & Company (and by the Southern Guild in South Africa) Hefer has recently gained much attention with his works at major design events like the London Design Biennale and Design Miami. His creative work started with woven nests, inspired by the indigenous weaver bird, which is known for its skill in crafting nests from whatever materials it can find.
Published at Sunday, August 12th 2018, 01:49:25 AM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Jeannine Buteau. If the Chesterfield is the graceful gentleman among sofas, the Cabriole is the grande dame. Known for its exposed wood and elegant legs, reminiscent of the Louis XV period, the cabriole also has a distinctive silhouette. It was also a popular shape in the work of furniture maker Thomas Chippendale.
Published at Saturday, August 11th 2018, 13:41:33 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By lynn olivia buskirk. Pelicanus Iris looks more benign than some of Hefer’s toothier models, and the ample lower beak of the bird forms a cocoon fit for lounging. Perhaps the old fable about storks and babies fuels human desire to want to curl up inside this seat. His creations initially have the light air of something perhaps designed for a child, but end up bringing out the child still hiding inside adults — the child who wants to be swinging in that seat.
Published at Wednesday, August 08th 2018, 01:12:26 AM. Footstool & Ottoman By Nathanael Buysse. As we know perfectly well, pallet wood makes an awesome material for many DIY projects. An ottoman is not an exception and you can build an awesome piece of furniture with it. We love IKEA hacks because we can make great things from inexpensive standard furniture. Check out how this awesome tufted ottoman is made from a plain coffee table.
Published at Tuesday, August 07th 2018, 14:11:32 PM. Living Rooms By Avice Carreau. If you’re a fan of pattern play, go for it! Gray is a super-friendly neutral, after all. High-contrast patterns, like the black-and-white wallpaper pictured here, will help to bring out the dark and light tones in your sofa’s shade of gray. Just be sure to stick to a general color palette when mixing patterns so your look doesn’t feel too chaotic.
Published at Monday, August 06th 2018, 23:38:59 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Xavierra Aurand. The whale-shaped chair is called Fiona Blackfish, in a reference to the documentary expose on killer whale treatment in Sea World parks. The furry pink tongue is a textural contrast to the leather and makes you want to be swallowed up like Jonah.
Published at Monday, August 06th 2018, 13:02:34 PM. Curved Sectional Sofa By Angela Koningh. They’re quirky and cozy, but the whimsical air of works by artist Porky Hefer belies the deeper meaning of the hanging seats he creates. From animal shapes to ovate seats woven from various materials, the “nests” that the South African artist designs are definitely conversation pieces. The materials he uses, the craftspeople who contribute their skills and the underlying inspiration make these more than simple hanging seats.
Published at Thursday, August 02nd 2018, 10:30:23 AM. Footstool & Ottoman By Anne Beenhouwer. There are many styles and forms in which an ottoman can be made and its use depends on it. But above all, we’d like to introduce you to the idea of building your very own ottoman. Yes, you can do it even if you’re not a seasoned crafter. And here are 40 DIY ottoman ideas that you can easily try.