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Developed by designers Charles and Ray Eames, the sophisticated lounge chair design continues to adorn homes. Released in 1956, the Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman has been an icon for high-end furniture ever since. From carefully tracing the shape of the future chair on leather to putting together the pieces of plywood, the chair emerges […]
Knoll® Platner Table and Bertoia Chair Designed by Warren Platner and Harry Bertoia In the midst of the modern design movement in the 1960s, Warren Platner turned a simple concept — transforming steel wire into a unique and supremely modern sculptural furniture collection — into a creative masterpiece: the Platner Table series. This classic table […]
The opening of the first citizenM Hotel at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport. Located in Amsterdam’s financial district, between the World Trade Centre and city centre, and with rates starting at 69 Euros a night, citizenM continues to target the frequent traveller market. The low rates are made possible by the ultra-compact rooms that are actually built […]
Knoll® Saarinen Dining Series with Bertoia Side Chairs Designed by Eero Saarinen and Harry Bertoia “The underside of typical chairs and tables makes a confusing, unrestful world,” said esteemed Finnish designer Eero Saarinen. “I wanted to clear up the slum of legs.” The Saarinen collection of pedestal dining tables do just this, creating a sleek […]
Knoll® 429L- Designed by Harry Bertoia Having worked for Charles and Ray Eames and Hans and Florence Knoll, Harry Bertoia garnered icon status as a designer when he created the Bertoia Collection for Knoll in 1952. Italian-born, Bertoia utilized his superior skills as a sculptor to bend and shape industrial wire rods into chairs that […]