Chair No 14 has a perfect design for cafés, restaurants and residential dining where classic European style is desired. There is not much to say about these classic bentwood chairs, other than they are elegant and undeniably appropriate in almost any space!
Since 1859, when chair No 14 was first introduced, more than 80 million units have been sold all over the world. Its iconic shapes are created by six manually bent beech rods, two bolts and ten screws. Thanks to its low weight, attractive price and legendary strength, this chair quickly found its place in the cafes of Vienna, earning the nickname the “café chair”. Read More
The Baines & Fricker Fruit Crate Unit uses contemporary pops of colour and cool graphics to make a functional piece more fitting for the home. The low, slender Fruit Crate unit doesn’t take up a great deal of space and offers a lot of valuable storage space in the deep fruit crate drawers.
The drawers are also easily removed and transportable due to the slot crate handles. Each drawer is screen printed with the Baines & Fricker name in punchy lettering and the linoleum top is available in a range of colour choices. Fruit Crate Unit it’s a fresh and fun take on traditional home storage. Read More
The furniture and home wares retailer Spence & Lyda were asked by the Crown Group to style one of their brand new penthouse on the top floor of their soon to open Viking by Crown in Waterloo, Sydney. Spence & Lyda have focused on bringing the outside world in to create the ultimate in luxury living in this stunning Sydney penthouse.
“When I first walked into the Sydney penthouse, I was drawn to the living room and the outdoor space,” says founder, Fiona Spence. “We were standing there as the sun went down and I was struck by the amazing quality of natural light. We worked with the apartment’s own elements to bring that light in.” Read More
A special edition of the world-famous Wishbone Chair is being released to mark Hans J. Wegner’s 100th birthday. The iconic chair will now be available in a version made from beech wood planted in 1914 – Wegner’s birth year.
Hans J. Wegner’s was one of Denmark’s greatest furniture designers. His furniture represents the best in Danish Design. He has inspired designers the world over. Hans J. Wegner would have turned 100 this year, and Carl Hansen & Son is marking the occasion with a special edition of his best-selling chair – the Wishbone Chair. Read More
Home tour | I really quite admire the interiors of Creative Director of Frama, Niels Strøyer Christophersen’s raw and simple Copenhagen home. The place looks like a still life painting with the unfinished turquoise walls that are left bear with paintings leaning casually against the skirting boards.
After growing tired of the gentrifying coolness of his former neighborhood, Niels Strøyer Christophersen found this historically protected ground-floor apartment in a family-dominated seaside suburb, full of fresh air and joggers running around lakes. It has dark green window frames outlining a light gray exterior—a typical style for Copenhageners—though the inside proved a great canvas for taking it in a very personal direction. Decorated with furniture from Frama as well as auction and antique finds, the apartment that was built in 1905, now has a serene, honest and folky atmosphere. Read More