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WOMEN IN DESIGN

September 19, 2018


Once considered a bit of a boy's club—these extraordinary women certainly found a way to make their mark in the design world. This week we highlight the acclaimed designs by the industry's leading ladies—top talents who are innovating, beautifully.

 
LIQUEFY
Patricia Urquiola, 2017
Blending together a sense of color and texture, this tempered glass table evokes a sense of fluidity. This timeless and contemporary piece by Spanish designer and architect, Patricia Urquiola, presents a sensuous vibe through its curvy shape and flowing aesthetic. Shown here in a beautiful green, the Liquefy is available in many different sizes, shapes, and colors.
SVS RUGS
Salem Van Der Swaagh
US born textile designer Salem Van Der Swaagh is commited to creating sustainable products that have both an environmental and societal impact. Based out of Berlin, Van Der Swaagh makes the SVS Rugs from 100% salvaged material. Each piece is intricately hand woven by Salem and her small team into a luxurious one of a kind textile design.
MODEL 71
Bodil Kjær, 1959
Bodil Kjær's Model 71 is a midcentury classic. This fully upholstered chair is characterized by its simplicity, conveying an illusory floating aesthetic. The polished metal legs – prevalent during that design period, carry Kjær's signature bow, adding a touch of femininity to this iconic armchair.
MODERN LINE SOFA
Greta Grossman, 1947
The Modern Line Sofa by master, Greta Grossman, is one of her most minimalistic designs. This Scandinavian styled piece is sleek and light, displaying feminine undertones through the crisp lines and elegant slender legs—characteristic of Grossman's work. The Modern Line collection also includes a lounge chair, a two-seater, a three-seater, and a four-seater sofa; all available in dining height. 
MIIRA SUSPENSION
Sofie Refer
This timeless mouthblown piece by Sofie Refer for Nuura emits a soft, ambient light, creating a warm atmosphere in any room. Available in a variety of configurations, the Miira is a reflection of Nordic design's style and functionality. Subtle, yet versatile, the Miira is a dynamic statement piece that can be tailored to suit your tastes and needs.

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