Harbour joins as newest IDEA 2021 sponsor

IDEA 2021 has a new sponsor in Australian furniture company, Harbour. The family-owned business will be sponsoring the Object Furniture and Lighting (Rising) category. Harbour creates furniture with unique design, incredible durability and a deep sense of culture derived from the harsh climates that Australians call home. In 1976, the Sydney-based Condos family set up shop as Tecno Furniture. […]

Precinct Seating by Zenith Design Studio

The Precinct Seating Collection by Zenith Design Studio is the sum of its parts; a series of individual elements that when combined create new working environments tailored to individual ideas and needs. The series of lounge modules and ottomans are configurable as ‘spaces within spaces’. The different modules can be variably combined for degrees of […]

Miele counters “throwaway culture” with its new Quality Ahead of Its Time campaign

Miele reaffirms its commitment to craftsmanship, performance and sustainability wth its new Quality Ahead of Its Time global campaign. Launched in Australia and New Zealand this month, Quality Ahead of Its Time is the brand’s response to the culture of fast furniture and appliances. “The campaign highlights Miele’s long-lasting performance – providing a level of quality […]

Krost unveils 2021 collection designed for “endless applications”

Designed for endless applications suited to all commercial environments, the 2021 collection from Krost features a range of occasional seating products seamlessly suited to breakout spaces, meeting rooms, visitor areas and more. The office furniture supplier and manufacturer is constantly adapting to the demands of the changing market, offering exclusive product ranges and shortening its […]

Herman Miller outlines way forward for workspaces post-COVID

Through extensive research and expert insight, Herman Miller has revealed three key insights to help organisations gain employee engagement and flexible productivity for the long term. The global pandemic has and will continue to affect every aspect of life. Whether it be work, home or study, Herman Miller believes that problem-solving, human-centred design means supporting […]

Zenith and Lapalma tell a multi-authorship story

The story of Lapalma is the story of a family. It begins in 1978 in the Northern Italian city of Padua. Brothers, Mercato and Dario Romano, decided to go out on their own with the dream of designing modern furniture that would endure. It was endurance in two senses: both of timeless aesthetics and of […]

Bloomingdales joins as a sponsor of IDEA 2021

IDEA 2021 has a new sponsor with Australian owned lighting supplier Bloomingdales Lighting. The luxury lighting and occasional furniture provider will be sponsoring the Residential (Interior Curation) award, formally known as Residential Decoration.  Bloomingdales crafts bespoke lighting for both high-level residential and commercial hospitality projects, ranging from bespoke light fixtures and pendants, to hand crafted […]

Last chance to win one of 5 Oliver Tub Chairs in our King competition

There’s little more than a week left to ADR and King’s Oliver Tub Chair competition, which closes for entries at midnight AEST on 6 July. We’re giving away five of these iconic occasional chairs with each winner able to choose their own fabric from the King Collection. Find out more and enter before the deadline here. The […]

Herman Miller introduces new wood and fabric options for Eames’ 65th anniversary

US furniture company Herman Miller has added new fabric and wood options to its Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman in celebration of the icon’s 65th anniversary. First introduced in 1965, the Eames was designed as a modern take on an English club chair, with its creators, Charles and Ray Eames, channeling the “warm, receptive look […]

Laufen unveils Sonar bath designed by Patricia Urquiola

Swiss bathroom manufacturer Laufen has unveiled its Sonar bath designed by Patricia Urquoila as an ode to “thin edges and geometric texture”. The freestanding piece is part of the wider Sonar Collection, which also includes washbasins, vanities and toilets. Finished in white, the Sonar bath is designed to provide “novel design solutions in the limited […]