Tag Archives: furniture design

artistic furniture made in the usa

Artistic-Furniture-Bronze-side-Table

Artistic furniture is exactly what one expects from someone trained in the art of sculpture, and that’s what the talented Steven Haulenbeek delivers. There’s a beautiful rustic quality to his work – refined elegance and impeccably crafted furniture and accessories … Continue reading

contemporary cocktail tables that delight

contemporary cocktail tables - Lythos table

I’ve been looking at contemporary cocktail tables for a project. Where sofas and chairs are more often than not of similar forms and functions, cocktail tables can bring some personality to a space. The three contemporary cocktail tables I have … Continue reading

going to high point market? – make a detour to the furniture library

The-Furniture-Library-HighPoint

Much like the Design Library I wrote about several months back, the Bernice Bienenstock Furniture Library located in High Point, North Carolina, should be on every designer and decorators must-see (and use) list.  Founded in 1970 by Sandy and Bernice … Continue reading

stillfried wien – a new destination for germanic design in nyc

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Stillfried Wien may sound like a scrumptious plate of Austrian schnitzel, which it’s not and may sound like its something located in Vienna, which it’s also not.  The brain child of lovely Viennese duo Anna and Michael Trubrig, Stillfried Wien … Continue reading

decorex london 2013 – finds in furniture

I started my series of 3 posts on Decorex International, the uber chic trade show for interior designers (part of the London Design Festival), with an introduction that included my favorite finds in Decorex lighting and art.  Then in another … Continue reading

exquisite classical chinese furniture at sotheby’s

Classical Chinese furniture – simple, clean with geometric lines and graceful curves – has been the rage in China since at least the 16th century.  The same descriptions can also be noted for the Art Deco and modern furniture I … Continue reading

phase out boring design with innovative furniture

Reza Feiz of Phase Design in LA has furniture design down to a fine art.  His whole philosophy is to use luxurious textures and finishes to create elegant and functional creations.  I can see the influence of the great Southern … Continue reading