Sunday, November 28, 2010

Swing seat by Fritz Hansen and Louis Vuitton

Series 7™ swing seat prototype after Arne Jacobsen (2005), 
one-of-a-kind model created for Fritz Hansen™
auctioned for $18,000, with proceeds from the sale donated to the Danish AIDS Foundation

Louis Vuitton Collection. © LOUIS VUITTON / PHILIPPE JUMIN

Sunday, November 7, 2010

"A midcentury monumentum"

(Poul Kjaerholm's PK 22)

"Popular 1950s paradigms are now being revitalised for contemporary living..." : read in FT's How to spend it 's latest issue. 

To read more and see the sumptuous pages on the extraordinary website :

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Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Teak and rosewood by Arne Vodder

(Seen in AD Spain, november 2010, as an anonymous Danish piece of furniture)

  Arne Vodder (1926-2009) is another famous Danish architect and designer whose sideboards and chests of drawers in teak or rosewood we love. Student to Finn Juhl, he designed for Fritz Hansen. 

To be followed...