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Traditions Matter: An Interview with Kasper Holst Pedersen of PP Møbler

I sat down with Kasper Holst Pedersen, who is the third-generation owner of Danish furniture house PP Møbler, to talk about why they are in Milan, and about his family’s passion for craftsmanship. This year during the Milan Furniture Fair, PP Møbler is showcasing themselves in the historic Palazzo Litta (built in 1648). The showcase…

Welcome to my home: the living room

It’s been just over 3 months since my last post. How time flies! I’ve been busy dealing with the house and trying to put things together, and I’d like to share the 99% finished living room with all of you. Here it is! In my post from February, I shared the furniture components of the…

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Paper Tables by Gompf & Kehrer

German designers Verena Stella Gompf and Cordula Kehrer, collectively Gompf & Kehrer, conceptualized these Paper Tables which are handmade by a fair trade cooperative in Vietnam using paper from mis-prints and leftover posters collected from local print shops in Vietnam. Paper is then sorted according to color, and then are cut, sampled and compressed into…

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Eames LTR Special Edition Tables from Herman Miller

Each year, Herman Miller selects a product for its Select Program, which is a limited edition product release that is meant to be a collector’s item. This product could be something that is brought back from the archives, a new interpretation of a classic, or even a new objet d’art. This year, three limited edition…

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LDF 2012: Lars Beller Fjetland at 100% Norway

Lars Beller Fjetland is an up and coming designer who founded his own studio, Beller Design, in 2011. Although he only recently graduated from the Bergen National Academy of the Arts, his works have been featured in various press. He will be showing two pieces of his work as part of 100% Norway, during this…

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Ted Table by Greyge

Featured at the SaloneSatellite this year in Milan during the Salone del Mobile, this handmade Ted Table by Rome-based company Greyge was an eye-catching piece. The piece displayed was made of walnut with matte finish, as with the one in the photos here. The table appeared very light and just refreshing. The piece itself was…

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Established & Sons Presents in Milan

We checked out the presentation from British design and manufacturing company Established & Sons in the Tortona district of Milan. Here are some of our favorites: Floating Table by Ingo Maurer The German designer created this innovative wooden chair/table set with the table “floated” by one arm of each of the four chairs surrounding it….