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Why is it important to avoid plastic?

Why is it important to avoid plastic?

Sustainability can mean so many things, especially in Furniture making. 

What aspect is most important?

 

Read here:

- Plastic recycling is often an illusion

- Why there is so much plastic in our food chain

- The first step is awareness

on July 13, 2022
durable sofa

What is the Most Durable Sofa?

In my life, I have moved so much. From Germany to Italy via Paris and London...

 

Some of my furniture just simply fell apart. And this upset me, the pieces were not cheap at all. My sofa though - handmade in a workshop - looks nearly as it did on day one 12 years ago. And it has seen the upbringing of two very active babies - and survived our cat.

Read here:

- why you should be able to wash and change upholstery

- why sofas assembled by hand live much longer

- what is the lifecycle for a bio- sofa

on July 12, 2022
4 Tips to buy non toxic furniture.

4 Tips to buy non toxic furniture.

Sustainability has become such a fashion thing - and is not very transparent.

I personally find it hard to understand if a product is sustainable, or just pretends to be. Sometimes I even feel enterprises try to confuse me on purpose with all the labels they are putting on. Eco? Green? Bio? Conscious? What is what and what is real?
on July 11, 2022
What is the Most Comfortable Sofa ?

What is the Most Comfortable Sofa ?

Why do so many brands talk only about design and colour, and so little about comfort?

When you ask me what I like most about my sofa, the obvious answer is: it is soooo COMFORTABLE.

But how will you know which sofa is your best comfort fit?

on July 07, 2022
Custom Made Luxury Sofas, a Guide.

Custom Made Luxury Sofas, a Guide.

It is special to own a completely handcrafted product made in Italy.

We all enjoy having something specially tailored to our space, and having a piece with a unique story.

Read here:

- why the new luxury is slow, not fast

- what our client Dominique said about her custom chairs

- why we believe in customisation

 

on July 05, 2022
How to Buy a Healthy Sofa without Toxins?

How to Buy a Healthy Sofa without Toxins?

Did you know that the sofa and other furniture in your home can impact your health, and also the future of our planet?

 

I didn’t know this for a long time, and the background surprised me. Read here…

- why sofas are more complex objects than we think

- why sofas may contain hidden toxins

- how to make sure your furniture is safe

on June 22, 2022
How to find the right Textile for a Sofa?

How to find the right Textile for a Sofa?

The first impression you get of a sofa is the textile. Loud, elegant, discreet, coordinated with your walls? But textile choice is not only about looks.

 

- how to factor in your lifestyle when choosing a textile?

- how to get the colour right ?

on May 22, 2022
What is Biophilic Design? 9 Tips on how to integrate Nature into your Home.

What is Biophilic Design? 9 Tips on how to integrate Nature into your Home.

We were thrilled to find out about the principles of biophilic interior design and we would like to share a few simple tips about how to make your interior closer to nature. Shapes, Materials Colour, Air, Light, Water. Learn how to use these elements for a healthy and calming home.

on April 26, 2022
Bringing nature into your home: Biophilic interior design.

Bringing nature into your home: Biophilic interior design.

Biophilic Design - a new way of living and designing.

Make your physical and mental wellbeing a priority. 

Better your home.

Biophilic design may be just what you need!

on April 01, 2022
How to choose the right sofa?

How to choose the right sofa?

Read and find out:
Why the sofa is central to any space.
Why you should choose it carefully.
Why shape is not the only factor.

 

on March 24, 2022
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