designpost-cologne-2016

EUROTRIP 2016

In October 2016, the SUITE NY team visited three of Europe's most prestigious fairs: Biennale Interieur in Belgium, Dutch Design Week in The Netherlands, and Orgatec in Germany. We first arrived to Antwerp where we met with Beatrice de Lafontaine, owner of Belgian accessories manufacturer When Objects Work.    Beatrice took us on a tour of notable shops and restaurants [...]

Woodnotes, fourways, rug, ritva puotila, design, modern, carpet, color blocking

NEWS FROM EUROPE, PART 1

The SUITE NY team has returned from Paris, Copenhagen, Munich and Stockholm with news of product launches, color trends and exciting design awards. In 2015 we are seeing more organic shapes than ever, with heavy use of emerald greens and continued enthusiasm for brass. We saw color blocking, such as Woodnotes new eco-friendly Fourways rug (shown below), and renewed interest [...]

Young European Designers, GamFratesi, GUBI, Morten Nikolajsen HOWE, Kristine Five Melvaer, when objects work, Florian Schmid, Zeitraum, European furniture design, contemporary furniture designers, young furniture design, young danish designers, young norwegian designers, young german designer

THE YOUNG EUROPEANS – Part 2

We conclude our two-part series with four more bright young designers from Europe who are making a splash with their uniquely modern furnishings, from practical conference chairs and coffee tables to a sensuous little bud vase so lovely, it feels essential. Included is work from GamFratesi for two-part series with four more bright young designers from Europe who are making a splash with their uniquely modern furnishings, from practical conference chairs and coffee tables to a sensuous little bud vase so lovely, it feels essential. Included is work from GamFratesi for []

Mari Isopahkala, PASPAS Design, Mathias Hahn, Kaschkasch, Garcia Cumini, Young European Designers, young furniture designers, Florian Kallus, Sebastian Schneider, designers under 40, european design,

THE YOUNG EUROPEANS – Part 1

Europe is still the reigning epicenter of contemporary furniture design, so it’s no surprise that the next crop of promising young designers mostly hail from across the pond. This is the first in a two part series featuring furniture and home accessories from the design world’s new guard, including the Fold seating collection by Garcia Cumini [...]