David Chipperfield’s first upholstery collection for Hitch Mylius consisted of a range of sofas together with chaise-lounge and daybed. The sofa design was a solid beech and panel construction with CMHR foam upholstery. The legs of sofa furniture are epoxy-coated steel finished in light grey! The price of this contemporary sofa reached £1,655.00. Get product here
The Perch Collection comprised of several pieces based on the same construction: a reading chair, coat rack, rocking chair, chair and desk with integrated light. With this collection, a large family of functionalities working off the same principle was showed.
Dimensions 187 x 85x h 63cm. Structure was solid beech core wood worked & lathed. It was finished natural grain satin varnish or black lacquer. All-over textile cover. Suggested retail price was from 4160 euros in white, natural grain finish. Continue reading
During the development of HIGHLIFE, familiar fasteners from clothing were played. The result of this idea was columns of buttons on the armrests and backrest. The appearance of the sofas as being ‘well dressed’, a bit like an elegant city gent, was strengthened by this detailing, together with carefully selected fabrics, where chunkier for the backrest, smoother for the armrests and seat. Continue reading
A film and installation, premiered in London featuring B&B Italia’s newest introduction, the Bend-Sofa by Patricia Urquiola. It was commissioned by Wallpaper* on behalf of B&B Italia. It was realized by acclaimed film director Johnny Hardstaff of Ridley Scott Associates. The versatility and organic design of the new sectional sofa was explored by the film and installation on view during the London Design Festival. Continue reading