The next stool that I am going to put on my post is actually made for children, but I do not see why adults couldn’t sit on it. It is just so cute and adorable that it makes a perfect display piece even in the Living Room or Balcony not only for the kids to […]Read more "Eames Elephant ~ Sitting on Cute & Fun"
This post is for book lovers who would be proud to showcase their collection of books. To some, a book is just a bounded pieces of paper. To others, a book is a compilation of knowledge and imagination. I am, one of the latter for I even love to write, not to mention read. I […]Read more "Home Libraries for the Book Lovers"
Although my Significant Other would tell me that Verner Panton’s Panton Chair look ugly, like how she always said that the Zig Zag Chair looks terrible, I had always felt the opposite about these 2 chairs. What is common between us is probably that we found both chairs to be having similar “Z” Shaped profiles. […]Read more "Panton Chair ~ Zig Zag Curves"
After posting the works of so many maestro of the Mid-Century Modern Design Movement, how can I miss this classic piece by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe? I am talking about the Barcelona Chair. Not often mentioned, this is not a solo work of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. His Co-Designer is seldom given the recognition showered on […]Read more "Barcelona ~ Fit for a King"
The Butterfly Stool, designed in 1954 by Japanese designer Sori Yanagi for Vitra, was inspired by the elegant profile of butterfly wings. As you may have heard, a symmetrical face is more beautiful than an asymmetrical face. This is what Sori Yanagi had done for the Butterfly Stool. The Stool is made of 2 pieces […]Read more "Butterfly Stool ~ Calligraphy & Symmetrical Wings"
It all begins with Naoto Fukasawa designing the Papilio Dining Chair for B&B Italia in 2008. The Papilio’s uniqueness lies with its appearance of a continuous form from a single material. A year later, Naoto Fukusawa adopted the basic shape and new principles from his observations of people’s natural sitting behaviours to create an armchair and Ottoman set for B&B Italia – the […]Read more "Grande Papilio ~ Putting Subconscious into Design"
Charles and Ray Eames had never intended to put this object into production. For over fifty years, this black bird display ornament stood quietly in the centre of their own living room away from the fame that its cousins are getting after being brilliantly created by its owners. Vitra’s re-production – Dubbed the Eames House Bird […]Read more "Eames House Bird ~ From Art to Fame"