Posts filed under 'Products'

Wed 26.11.

The difference is Gaggenau

Posted by Walter Phillips on 26.11.2014 - Tagged as: ,

Simple and understated: Gaggenau appliances blend in optimally with a stylish ambience

Simple and understated: Gaggenau appliances blend in optimally with a stylish ambience

First impressions count. That is just as true of household appliances as it is of personal encounters. “With Gaggenau, the products’ looks are just as compelling as their inner values,” says Max Leuenberger, CEO of BSH Hausgeräte AG. Besides its own brands Bosch and Siemens, the company is also responsible for distributing the high-end Gaggenau appliances throughout Switzerland. (by Atrium)

 

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Culturing Life

Posted by Walter Phillips on 26.11.2014 - Tagged as: ,

Outdoor feeling: "Sensory Sky" combines different types of rain with mist, light and fragrances to create complex scenarios inspired by weather phenomena and the moods of nature

Outdoor feeling: “Sensory Sky” combines different types of rain with mist, light and fragrances to create complex scenarios inspired by weather phenomena and the moods of nature

More than 60 years of company history, more than 60 years of inspiration and compelling visions of the future. For a long time now, Dornbracht has no longer been defining itself solely as a maker of premium design fittings and accessories “made in Germany”, but also in terms of its role as an idea engine that provides sustainable cultural impetus – a role that extends far beyond the confines of bathroom and kitchen architecture. (by Atrium)

 

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Tue 25.11.

Vision and Value

Posted by Walter Phillips on 25.11.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

The concrete and oak kitchen island harmonises with the camouflaged two-storey wall unit

The concrete and oak kitchen island harmonises with the camouflaged two-storey wall unit

Now in its third generation, Wiedemann Werkstätten has established its good reputation as a designer and implementer of sophisticated built-in furnishings and kitchen concepts at international level as well. “Think big” would be a fitting motto for perfectionists Georg and Lucia Wiedemann, who use the specifics of the architecture, the client’s wishes and the requirements in terms of functionality and design as the starting point for developing a vision that bears the hallmarks Wiedemann is famous for: grandeur and a compelling mix of materials. Wood, concrete, stainless steel and natural stone enter into a symbiosis full of striking contrasts, whilst the wealth of details shapes the overall picture and thus ensures the success of a concept that factors cosiness into the equation as well. (by Atrium)

 

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Pedrali's furniture combines clean lines with options for customisation that enables designers to create characterful offices typical of a 21st century trend for more informal workplaces

Pedrali’s furniture combines clean lines with options for customisation that enables designers to create characterful offices typical of a 21st century trend for more informal workplaces

At this year’s Orgatec, Italian firm Pedrali added to its collection of furniture designed in response to the evolving requirements of the contemporary contract markets, with a particular focus on the shift towards workplaces that aim to emulate the comfort and informality of the home. (by Alyn Griffiths)

 

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Sun 23.11.

Kitchens for Life

Posted by Walter Phillips on 23.11.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

 

Floor-to-ceiling: integrated spatial concepts are an important theme for SieMatic and can be executed in a variety of materials, including stylish wood, matt or glossy SQ lacquer, SimiLaque and premium plastics

Floor-to-ceiling: integrated spatial concepts are an important theme for SieMatic and can be executed in a variety of materials, including stylish wood, matt or glossy SQ lacquer, SimiLaque and premium plastics

Ulrich W. Siekmann is the third generation of his family to run SieMatic Möbelwerke GmbH & Co. KG – a company that has been making kitchen furnishings for almost 85 years. Since the mid-1950s, the brand has been dedicating its efforts to the logical and systematic development of the fitted kitchen. Today, thanks to a portfolio encompassing 17 design concepts and product lines, it is able to satisfy customers’ requirements right down to the last detail. And regardless of whether the customer opts for the “S1” designer kitchen, the new “S3” or a “BeauxArts” solution, he can always be sure of getting the proverbial quality that SieMatic stands for in markets right across the world. (by Atrium)

 

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'5MM' taps by Ocostudio and ing.Castagnoli for Treemme

’5MM’ taps by Ocostudio and ing.Castagnoli for Treemme

It wears its name well ’5MM’ by Ocostudio and ing.Castagnoli for Italian tap brand Treemme Rubinetterie, constructed with a constant thickness of five millimetres and a 5mm outflow of water from its spout.

 

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Wed 19.11.

Long Live Craftsmanship!

Posted by Walter Phillips on 19.11.2014 - Tagged as: ,

Sumptuous and round: “Bao” – a swivel armchair with elegant curves, design: EOOS

Sumptuous and round: “Bao” – a swivel armchair with elegant curves, design: EOOS

If Markus Benz were ever to write a book about his furniture company Walter Knoll, he would already have a fitting title up his sleeve. It would be called “True Values Never Die” – because preserving genuine values is the guiding philosophy behind the Walter Knoll brand. “We want to develop furniture with design-based values that will be understood anywhere in the world,” says the CEO. (by Atrium)

 

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Thu 13.11.

‘Luco’ stool by Martín Azúa for Mobles114 (ES)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 13.11.2014 - Tagged as: , , ,

'Luco' stool by Martín Azúa for Mobles114

‘Luco’ stool by Martín Azúa for Mobles114

Martín Azúa’s ‘Luco’ stool for Mobles114 combines the traditional craft of woodturning, technology and the “most genuine international design” says the designer.

 

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