Trend Report: Fashion Tailored Furniture

Trend Report: Fashion Tailored Furniture

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Janel Laban
Feb 23, 2012
While this trend of adding tailoring or clothing motifs to furnishings is not "new-new" (as Scott Pilgrim would say), I did see much more of it across the board at the Stockholm Fair, so it may be on the rise as a detail to watch out for. From buttons and skirts to zippers and belts, here are some examples I snapped at the show to give you an idea of how furniture is getting all dressed up - in Scandinavia and beyond:
Shown above: 1. Garsnas (a chair with cuffs!) 2. Kallemo 3. Kallemo 4. Gemla 5. Coupe by Laufer & Keichel 6. Mats Theselius 7. Farg & Blanche 8. Garsnas 9. Ire (reminded me of those elbow patches on tweed jackets) 10. Anna Kraitz MORE STOCKHOLM DESIGN WEEK ON APARTMENT THERAPY:Trend Report: The Cantilever Chair CrazeHotel as Home: Cozy Style in StockholmDon't Miss Design Destination in Stockholm: Svenskt TennGubi: Creatively Curated Design Classics (Images: Janel Laban)
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