Image Credit: Houston Chronicle Designed by Dutch architect, Mart Stam in 1926, who was awarded the European patent for the Cantilever chair. He created this chair with commercial gas pipes and joint fittings. They were used for the first time in 1927 in the Weissenhof-Siedlung in Stuttgart.
LINE Line denotes movement, because the eyes travel along the lines. It can also be combined to create shapes, planes and forms. It is used to create width and height, based on the appearance of activity, movement and flow. HORIZONTAL LINES Lines applied horizontally evoke feelings of width, stability, grounding and direction. Small rooms can […]
Designed by Hans Coray in 1939. The Landi Chair got its fame in the Swiss National Exhibition in Zurich. The circular cutouts on the back and the seat gives it an airy feel , while the crystalline sheen which was result of the cutting -edge heat and chemical treatments makes it look attractive. Made from […]
One of the trends for Asian Paints Color Next 2017 is LOCAL PRIDE. Mr. Rajesh Sahadevan, a thought leader at Color Next 2017 beautifully explains the component of local pride in our interiors. A splash of Green from the traditional tattoo., A brown from the husk and a touch of amber from the fire….. elements of […]
LOUNGE CHAIR WOOD The LCW ( Lounge Chair Wood), designed by Charles and Ray Eames in 1945 Made of molded plywood and wooden legs. This comfortable yet functional chair is displayed in the permanent collection of New york’s Museum of Modern Art.
One of the trends for Asian Paints Color Next 2017 is Slow Living. And it was fun putting up a mood board for this recent trend. Spaces have a lived-in charm, soaking in a sublime, nourishing wabi-sabi energy.
FUNCTION Function implies on the usability of the space or the furniture. A good design is more functional than it is more lavish and eye pleasing. To determine the function, one needs to think of , as in how exactly is the space going to be used. For example, if we have to design a […]
PANTON CHAIR Designed by Danish designer, Vernor Panton in the 1968. Made of molded plastic , it is sleek, stylish and comfortable and also a part of various design museums.
ADD A FOCAL POINT Creating a focal point is very essential in an interior space. Most people do not create a focal point in the room, which makes it hard to take in the space as whole. Your mind is scattered all over the space, to that over sized sculpture in the corner and […]
When i found out about the Asian Paints – COLOR OF THE YEAR 2017 video…i was totally mesmerized. Greener than blue, bluer than grey, a colour with an inner balance that’s hard to articulate, but easy to feel. So, here is a little moodboard for the Color of the Year 2017 – INTENSE OCEAN. […]
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